Osceola is located on Truman Lake about 100 miles south of Kansas City
and 60 miles north of Springfield on Highway 13. Being surrounded
by beautiful bluffs makes for a perfect place to spend the weekend at
our RV park. The fishing and hunting is always great in the
Osceola area and the boating is as good as you will find anywhere.
Laptops for students
The Chambers vision was to provide laptops for every
graduating Senior who is continuing their education through college courses. With community support this year we gave away thirteen
laptops to students heading to college. Combined with last year’s eighteen we have given away thirty one computers to date and have
plans to continue the program in 2014.
This year we teamed with the St. Clair County Library and provided the students with the opportunity to ask questions and learn about
the features and software loaded on their computer. Giving the students a hands on learning experience to get to know the
computer and how it operates. Each computer was loaded with Microsoft XP operating system and windows Office and other useful
and fun software. Most college and universities require anti-virus software and this was provided as well. While we could
not know every requirement for each student’s line of study we tried to meet as many of the requirements they would need to enter
their first year of college.
If you would like to donate a computer please visit
our Laptop Page for more information.
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Join us on the 4th Friday of the month for our popular lecture series.
You'll enjoy a great lunch and listen to a speaker on a wide variety of
topics. Past speakers included State Senators, MoDOT, the
Superintendent of schools and more.
This time we shine the Osceola Community Chamber of Commerce spotlight on
The Heart House!
The Heart House is a
fine gift and more store housed in a 125 year old Victorian home located just three blocks
south of the historic Osceola square.
The Osceola Chamber
presented the 2013 Business Scholarship. Once again
this scholarship was presented to a graduating senior attending
Osceola High School and planning to study business or a related field.
The 2013 Osceola Community Chamber Business Scholarship was awarded to Loren Coleman & Race Leiber.