Authorities say a 17-year-old student with a shotgun and a handgun opened fire at a small-town Iowa high school, killing a sixth-grader and wounding five others. Thursday’s shooting had students at Perry High School barricading themselves in offices, ducking into…
The Joplin City Council will hear recommendations from a residents committee Monday regarding its list of projects for the capital improvements sales tax proposal.
A committee of Joplin residents will present its findings and project recommendations to City Council on Monday for a capital improvements sales tax proposal to be decided by voters April 2.
A local business’s charity effort was left empty-handed after someone took all of its offerings of warm clothing.
CARTHAGE, Mo. — Bids for a new roundabout at the interchange between southbound Interstate 49 and Route HH in Carthage came in lower than expected.
A judge ordered a Webb City man bound over for trial Thursday on three counts of possessing child pornography following a preliminary hearing in Jasper County Circuit Court.
About Myers Park G3 Entertainment will be the latest addition to a growing retail and residential development in what was for decades before 1997 the Myers Park Airport. The airport was closed after loud and sometimes heated community debate, and…
The following titles are now available for checkout at Joplin Public Library.
A light rain and snow mix is possible from early Friday morning into Saturday across Southwest Missouri and Southeast Kansas, according to the National Weather Service station in Springfield.
MIAMI, Okla. — A 2023 Miami High School graduate has added a new credit to her resume — children’s book illustrator, thanks to the creative efforts of an author with regional connections.