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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 […]

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Palmer, Massachusetts, could get a year-round water park

Destination Resort, Water Park Proposed In Palmer PALMER (CBS) – The town of Palmer has been trying to develop a good sized piece of land for years, and now they’re getting close to announcing a deal. It could mean jobs and tax dollars, but could also bring crowds and cars. It would be an indoor-outdoor, 4 season water park that […]

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Co-owner of Schlitterbahn faces charges over fatal 2016 incident on “Verruckt”

Schlitterbahn co-owner Jeff Henry arrested in Texas on Verruckt-related charges Jeff Henry, the co-owner of Schlitterbahn, was arrested on Monday in Cameron County, Texas, on charges related to the 2016 death of a 10-year-old boy on a water slide in Kansas. Officials in Cameron County, the southernmost county in Texas, said Henry was arrested on […]

Expansion of Oklahoma hotel-casino to add indoor water park

If you build it will they come? Otoe-Missouria Tribe announces hotel expansion, indoor water park Because the gaming market in Oklahoma is increasingly competitive, the Red Rock-based Otoe-Missouria Tribe is looking for ways to diversify its offerings. Its latest project is an expansion of the tribe’s 7Clans First Council Casino and Hotel in Newkirk that will […]