For the first time in more than 200 years, a ceremonial peace pipe tomahawk that once belonged to the Shawnee leader Tecumseh has been held in the hands of the lineal descendants of the Shawnee in Northeast Oklahoma.
“As 2013 comes to a close, it offers us an opportunity to reflect on the past year and look forward to the start of a new year. For Kansas and Kansans, 2013 has been a good year.
On Tuesday a search warrant served at a Webb City residence resulted in the arrest of a man for possession with intent to distribute (meth). A short time later another warrant was issued at a Joplin home, where a second man was arrested for possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance within 2,000 feet of a school. Charges are pending.
The nursing program at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (NEO) continues to provide students with cutting edge technology in the classroom to better prepare them for the real world.
Neosho City Hall will close at noon on Christmas Eve, and remain closed on Christmas Day. City Hall will reopen at normal business hours on Thursday, Dec. 26. Please call 451-8050 if you have any questions.
The Joplin City WIC Office has announced that a contract to continue to provide WIC services for federal fiscal year 2014 (October 1, 2013 thru September 30, 2014) has been signed with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.
Payments for Joplin sewer and trash bills can now be made online.
Officials at Evangel University say the college in Springfield will eliminate 12 staff positions, beginning Jan. 3
A Carthage teenager was charged on Monday with one count of felony forcible rape after Jasper County Sheriff’s investigators said he forced himself on his girlfriend and threatened her if she called authorities after the incident.
A local rising star will be leading the praise and worship service for the Fellowship of Christian Students at Carthage Middle School on Friday.