OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Brett Campbell and Miles Dressler scored 18 points apiece and were two of 10 scorers for the Ozark Christian College men’s basketball team as the Ambassadors claimed a 90-80 win over Kansas Christian College on Tuesday.

NEOSHO, Mo.— Webb City locked up the No. 1 seed for the district tournament with a 70-49 victory over Neosho on Tuesday night in Central Ozark Conference boys basketball action inside the Neosho High School gymnasium.

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A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 75,000 people globally. The World Health Organization has named the illness COVID-19, referring to its origin late last year and the coronavirus that causes it.

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Today, people use their trucks for everything from taking the kids to school to hauling concrete. Notably, 78% of full-size trucks sold in 2019 were in the versatile crew-cab configuration, according to Edmunds data. There are also more pickup models on sale than ever before.

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CHICAGO (AP) — Rod Blagojevich returned home to Chicago early Wednesday, shaking hands and signing autographs after President Donald Trump cut short the 14-year prison sentence handed to the former Illinois governor for political corruption.

When it comes to Girl Scout cookies, we all have our favorites. For some of us, it may be difficult to narrow the field down to one favorite. Even though Thin Mints are the top sellers, followed by Caramel Delights, everyone knows No. 3 Peanut Butter Patties are the best Girl Scout cookies.

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JOPLIN, MO - Gregory Moore, 64, a machinist, passed away Monday, February 17, 2020. Services are planned for a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Ozark Memorial Park Crematory, Joplin.

CARTHAGE, MO - Frank B. Smith, 58, a truck driver, passed away Tuesday, February 18, 2020. Services are planned for a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Ozark Memorial Park Crematory, Joplin, MO.

COLUMBUS, KS - Ruth Hall passed away February 16, 2020 at 6:43 p.m. at Advent Health Hospitalm in Shawnee Mission, KS, after a hard-fought battle with cancer. Ruth was born on August 11, 1955 to her parents Ray and Betty McBride of Columbus. She and William "Mike" Hall were united in marriag…

LOCKWOOD, MO - Jeffrey L. Cope, 63, a retired Lockwood Post Master, passed away Monday, February 17, 2020. Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Lockwood United Methodist Church Family Life Center.

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