When Laney Reaves started asking this summer about creating and performing a play, her mother, Jennifer Reaves, thought it was just a phase.
For years, Vera McCoy allowed families of inmates to stay in her home.
Supporters hoping to develop a Civil War memorial site north of Joplin are closer to that goal.
NEW YORK (AP) — Ray Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, the players’ union said Friday.
As shoppers recover from Black Friday sales, the owners of several Main Street businesses in Joplin are hoping to lure them back out Saturday for Small Business Saturday, a day that they say is critic
This time last year, America’s small businesses weren’t exactly preparing for the most wonderful time of the year. The government had recently shut down, consumer confidence was lagging — even the calendar presented problems, dishing up the shortest holiday shopping season in more than a decade.
How does a singer record an album while dealing with throat cancer? Singer Nathan Hunt said that’s not the important question.
I’ve been making my “nest” of winter art projects in the corner of the den — beads, bits of wire and leather and sundry scattered everywhere, creating a great mess until the mockingbirds begin to sing
Blocks of low-rise buildings with hollow facades, shattered concrete, streets strewn with rubble and overturned, crumpled remains of cars and trucks. Such is the landscape in Kobani, where the sounds of rifle and mortar fire resonate all day long in fighting between Islamic State extremists and the Syrian town’s Kurdish defenders.
Christmas trees likely will cost a little more this year, and growers like John Tillman say it’s about time.