Missouri’s minimum wage will increase by 85 cents on Sunday to $12 per hour, up from $11.15 per hour.
The public will have the opportunity to tour two new buildings next week during open houses for Dover Hill Elementary School and the Jasper County courthouse in Joplin.
It was a difficult 2022 for Casa de Sanidad, one of the oldest Hispanic churches in Carthage. A fire destroyed their building at Second and Grant streets in late October. The building and everything in it — chairs, audio/video equipment,…
As a home-schooled child, Dr. Stephen Matlock attended more career days than other kids.
Christian Jensen was hoping for a good start for Crumbl Cookies, a new storefront that he and his wife, Janci, have opened in the North Park Crossing shopping center.
Jazz has been called America’s classical music. Springing from a blend of African American, French, ragtime and brass-band traditions in New Orleans at the start of the last century, jazz spread across the country through nightclubs and the new record…
The upcoming edition of “Newsmakers” on KGCS-TV will focus on the Joplin chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness and cast members of “Proof” at Joplin Little Theatre.
The 23rd annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration is set for 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16, in the North End Zone facility at Missouri Southern State University.
“An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.”
The ninth ranked Missouri Southern State University’s women’s basketball program will play host to the Prairie Stars of Illinois Springfield in the team’s last non-conference regular season game of the season.