From the metro desk, here are a few of the headlines you will find this weekend in The Joplin Globe and on line at

Easter chocolate sweet deal for one area business

Route 66 convention in making

Area shelter helps out women with criminal pasts

Joplin housing values rise despite economic downturn

Wildcat Glades set to host mammal program

The Faith section profiles a traveling rabbi

Editor Carol Stark has her say concerning Tuesday’s museum vote

Online readers go toe to toe over the future of Memorial Hall

These stories, local sports results and the Faith and People sections — This weekend in The Joplin Globe and online at

This Week's Circulars