Taney County

Taney County, Missouri

266-A Main St
Forsyth, MO 65653
Phone: (417) 546-7200
Fax: (417) 546-2519
www.co.taney.mo.us

On southwestern border of MO, south of Springfield; organized Jan 6, 1837 from Greene County. Name Origin: For Roger Brooke Taney (1777-1864), Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (1836-64), who wrote the decision in the Dred Scott Case

Area (sq mi):: 651.48 (land 632.36; water 19.12) Population per square mile: 68.00
Population 2005: 42,985 State rank: 22 Population change: 2000-20005 8.30%; 1990-2000 55.30% Population 2000: 39,703 (White 94.80%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 2.40%; Asian 0.30%; Other 3.10%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 38.80
Income 2000: per capita $17,267; median household $30,898; Population below poverty level: 12.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,377-$23,509
Unemployment (2004): 9.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 21.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 9.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Raquepo said the Judicial Circuit Court in Taney County, Missouri on August 16, 2018 issued another warrant against Glenn, also for failure to appear in a scheduled hearing.
Raquepo said the American fled to Manila barely a week after a judicial circuit court in Taney County, Missouri issued a warrant for his arrest on two counts of child molestation.
In the main opinion, Judge Laura Denvir Stith and three other concurring judges found that the Taney County Circuit Court had let the man's probation expire without making "every reasonable effort" to hold a revocation hearing, and therefore had lost the chance to revoke.
At 7:16 pm, a call to Taney County Public Safety dispatch asked for a "water rescue" just north of the site of the Showboat Branson Belle.
In November of 2007, James King realized that he had not received a property tax bill for a piece of property he purchased in 2004 in Taney County that consisted of some land and a cabin.
Seven chapters are: southwest Missouri from settlement to Civil War; Taney County from the Civil War to the Bald Knobbers; the purging of Taney County; righteous devils; the crackdown; oa scene of ghastlinesso; the death of Nat Kinney and a duel on the fourth of July.
The longest runway at Taney County Airport is only slightly more than 3,700 feet because it is designed for small private planes.
12, but the Boeing 737-700 landed at Taney County Airport, which is also known as M.
Tumbling Creek Cavesnail (Antrobia culveri) The Tumbling Creek cavesnail is found only in Tumbling Creek in Taney County, Missouri.
The Tumbling Creek Cavesnail was described in 1971 based on specimens recovered from Tumbling Creek Cave (TCC) in Taney County, Missouri.
In this case the City of Branson and Taney County filed a partial taking condemnation to obtain land and easements they needed to widen a road adjacent to the property of Andrew Gugar, Jr.