GALENA, Kan. — Linda Phipps is pretty sure that people avoid her when they see her coming their way.
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Joplin residents Randy and Leonna Kendall are celebrating a milestone this month: For a year, they’ve been volunteering as overnight resident assistants at Watered Gardens, Joplin’s emergency shelter and rescue mission.
When Shirley Lechien read about a community in Oklahoma starting a unique program to help those who need it, she was inspired to begin something similar in her hometown of Pittsburg, Kansas.
This Week's Circulars
JOPLIN, MO - Dr. Camille Elaine Hostetter, DDS, 45, passed away Monday, November 18, 2019. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Thornhill-Dillon Mortuary, Joplin.
Jan. 12, 1941 - Nov. 21, 2007 Another year has come and gone my love, I miss you every day, We were supposed to grow old together, but I know that one day we will be together again for eternity. Till then . . . Your loving wife, Shirley, Jack and Teresa
- Two found dead at Webb City dental office
- UPDATED: Elderly man in critical condition following apparent suicide attempt in Joplin park
- UPDATED: Police determine shooting deaths at Webb City dental practice a murder-suicide
- Tim Beck announces resignation as Pittsburg State football coach
- LIVE UPDATES: Joplin, Webb City, Carthage pursue state titles
- UPDATED: With 35-7 win over Marquette, Joplin advances to state semifinals
- Modern deer season dawned 75 years ago in Missouri
- Healing from the heart: Grove man grows fruits and veggies for senior adults, vets
- Carl Junction raises tobacco purchase age to 21
- Webb City captures 20th straight district championship