NEW YORK (AP) — Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses.
At the corner of D Street and Pearl Avenue, a string ensemble performed “Cotton Eye Joe” as the sound of blues and folk music lingered in the distance.
PITTSBURG, Kan. — A Chetopa, Kansas, woman who was shot about 4:15 p.m. Saturday was in critical condition Sunday night at KU Medical Center after being transferred there from Via Christi Hospital, police said.
Pay raises averaging 2 to 4 percent for Joplin’s public safety workers will be considered Monday by Joplin City Council.
MIAMI, Okla. — A remembrance ceremony this weekend will honor the 15 British pilots interred at GAR Cemetery and recognize the 100th anniversary of the formation of the Royal Air Force.
The following road and bridge projects are underway:
If you saw this past Thursday’s edition, you probably saw a story I wrote about flu shots and the precautions health care experts are recommending people take in advance of flu season this year.
The Joplin Globe publishes summaries of routine and follow-up inspections performed by the Joplin Health Department.
After surviving weeks of legal challenges, a highly contentious initiative that goes before voters next month seeks to institute a number of changes to Missouri’s political and legislative landscapes.
Joplin’s city attorney will recommend to the City Council on Monday that the court-challenged ordinance that contains a ban on panhandling on busy street corners be repealed.