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Construction of Kalahari Resort in Round Rock, Texas, to begin Tuesday

The African-themed resort will feature more than 1,000 rooms, a word-class spa, countless dining options and an indoor/outdoor waterpark. Kalahari Resorts and Conventions‘ latest location in Round Rock is set to break ground Tuesday, May 15! The African-themed resort will feature more than 1,000 rooms, a world-class spa, several dining options — and of course […]

Drowning incident reported at Indy Island Aquatic Center in Indiana

Authorities are investigating after a 7-year-old boy drowned in a pool at a water park in Indianapolis on Saturday afternoon. Local ABC affiliate WRTV reported the accident happened at about 2:30 p.m. at Indy Island Aquatic Center. The boy was underwater in the 6-foot deep pool for 60 to 90 seconds, fire officials said. Witnesses said the […]

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Opening date approaches for rebranded Margaritaville at Lanier Islands in Georgia

With a little over a week to go before its water park opens, Margaritaville at Lanier Islands is offering up some teasers about what visitors can expect this summer. Lanier Islands and Safe Harbor Development LLC announced earlier this year that the developer would be taking over the LanierWorld attraction at Lake Lanier and converting […]

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Work to begin next month on Kalahari Resort in Round Rock, Texas

Round Rock City Council approves rezoning for Kalahari Resort The Round Rock City Council on Thursday night unanimously approved zoning changes for several pieces of property that will host the African-themed Kalahari Resort and Convention Center. In early March, the city’s Planning and Zoning Commission recommended the change requested by Vining and Associates, which is […]

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Co-owner of Schlitterbahn Waterpark in Kansas enters not guilty plea

Jeff Henry pleads not guilty to second-degree murder in Schlitterbahn death KANSAS CITY, Kan. – The co-owner of Schlitterbahn Waterpark pleaded not guilty Thursday to second-degree murder charges in connection to the 2016 death of Caleb Schwab. At a hearing in Wyandotte County Court, Assistant Attorney General Adam Zentner argued Jeff Henry should have an electronic […]