COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The University of Missouri is seeing an uptick in enrollment this fall for the first time since 2015, when hundreds of students protested what they described as rampant racism on the Columbia campus.
CARTHAGE, Mo. — Abi Almandinger has been named the new executive director of Vision Carthage, a non-profit organization aimed at beautifying and revitalizing the Carthage community.
SARCOXIE, Mo. — The Sarcoxie Fire Department has been holding a series of fundraisers this year to pay for the restoration its 1950 Ford firetruck and is slowly inching toward its $50,000 goal.
Having these things laid out ahead of time, and sharing them with your family and close friends, is a very thoughtful and mature thing to do for those who would be left behind in the event of your death.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Abortion-rights advocates on Thursday sued Missouri's top election official, alleging his actions and state laws denied them the right to put one of the nation's most restrictive abortion laws to a public vote.
The Springfield Fire Department bomb squad has determined that a device discovered in a trash bin outside a Joplin apartment complex contains no explosives and is not a bomb.
NEW YORK (AP) — Some of the country's top publishers are suing Audible, citing copyright infringement as they ask a federal judge to enjoin the audiobook producer-distributor's planned use of captions for an education-driven program. Read more
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GOLDEN CITY, MO - Verdenal J. Cooley, 58, a Walmart employee, passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2019. Services are planned for a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Ozark Memorial Park Crematory, Joplin, MO.
WEBB CITY, MO - Mary J. Woodard, 84, a homemaker, passed away Thursday, August 22, 2019. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hedge-Lewis-Goodwin Funeral Home, Webb City.
LAMAR, MO - Andy Compton, 56, a truck driver, passed away Tuesday, August 20, 2019. Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Daniel Funeral Home, Lamar, with visitation following immediately after the service.
- Wally Kennedy: Joplin needs a full-service supermarket
- Doctor at Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks indicted for involuntary manslaughter
- Will Webb City stay in Class 4 or bump up to Class 5?
- Carthage woman to stand trial in prostitution-robbery case
- Joplin police investigating three Range Line burglaries
- Cokie Roberts and Steven V. Roberts: We need a consoler-in-chief
- UPDATED: Joplin officer-involved shooting victim identified
- Police seize meth, pot and arrest two suspects
- Teen detained in shooting of roommate in Joplin
- Webb City senior competes with Southwind Drum & Bugle Corps