Joplin Christmas parade canceled because of overnight snowfall
The Joplin Christmas Parade, scheduled for tonight, has been canceled by the Joplin Jaycees, organizers of the parade.
MSSU, Joplin Schools added to Tuesday cancellations
Winter weather, including a round of snowfall this evening, has led to closures and cancellations at two area colleges.
- SLIDESHOW: Staying home for a snow day
Joplin homeless shelters experience increased demand
Operators of Souls Harbor Mission and Watered Gardens Gospel Rescue Mission on Friday said they were experiencing an increased demand related to the cold and snow.
UPDATED CANCELLATIONS: Joplin Schools, MSSU added to list of cancellations for Friday, Dec. 6
With a cold front forecast to the Four State Area that is accompanied by freezing rain, snow and sleet and temperatures in the single digits, several cities have rescheduled Christmas parades and are canceling or postponing community events.
Heavy snow forecast for Joplin area
A winter storm warning for snow is in effect until 6 p.m. Friday, according to a statement released this morning by the National Weather Service forecast office at Springfield.
- Joplin Christmas parade canceled because of overnight snowfall