Trolley routes shift in afternoon of Tuesday, Dec. 1, due to Christmas Parade

Joplin’s Christmas Parade is Tuesday, December 1, and Main Street from 15th Street to 26th Street will be closed in the late afternoon for staging the 100-plus entries in the event.Because of this street closure, the Red Route Sunshine Lamp Trolley stops located at 15th, 20th, and 26th Streets will be moved during the 5 o’clock hour. Please note the following changes:·         15th Street stop will be l…

Experts are almost positive there's a secret hiding in King Tut's tomb. Could it be Nefertiti?

When Nicholas Reeves announced in August that he’d found the tomb of the ancient Egyptian Queen Nefertiti concealed behind a wall in the burial chamber of King Tut, it seemed like another outlandish theory from another Egyptologist hoping to make his mark. After all, Nefertiti has been dead for 3,345 years, and no one has found her final resting place in that time. How could it be hiding in plain sight, just inches from a place frequented by tens of thousands of tourists and […]