The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

June 22, 2013

Tourism funding awarded to Carthage


From staff reports

CARTHAGE, Mo. — The Carthage Convention and Visitors Bureau will receive an additional $4,950 from the Missouri Division of Tourism. State Rep. Tom Flanigan, R-Carthage, made the announcement.

Flanigan said the money was awarded through the division’s Cooperative Marketing Program and will be used to market and advertise projects and events in the area and help to promote the region as a  tourist destination.