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We know picking a party spot is tough, so we’re going to highlight a popular birthday party location in each issue. Let us know where your favorite place to party is, and maybe we’ll feature it next time!
Pets come in all shapes and sizes. When we think about the kinds of pets we could have, kittens and puppies probably come to mind first. But there are some people who like a more creepy variety.
You’ve heard of therapy dogs, I’m sure. They help you when you are feeling sad or lonely. There are also therapy cats, whose soft purring can make sad tears disappear. But have you ever heard of a therapy donkey?
With “asyndeton” and “niccolite,” Prithvi Nagarajan, a fifth-grade student at Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School, won the 2017 Joplin Globe spelling bee.
Whether pulling a rabbit from an empty hat, making a pencil disappear or transforming a red handkerchief into a green one, magic has been a part of the world since the ancient Greeks. In fact, the first recorded book containing magic tricks appeared in 1584. Yep, that’s a long time ago! Luck…
These posters are the beautiful results of the 2017 Fair Housing Poster Contest created by fifth-graders who attend the Joplin Boys and Girls Club. The basis behind the contest is, ‘what does a home mean to you?’
The Dickerson Park Zoo in Springfield is home to more than 500 animals. Zoos are great because there’s a good chance you’ll be able to see your favorite animal, whether it’s a big cat, a big bird or a big bear.
There are a lot of fun things to do in and around the Joplin area that can keep you from getting bored on the weekends and during your summer break from school. Check out the fun list below!
Like sprinklers and popsicles, some things are best enjoyed outside. This summer fun art project uses shaving cream and paint to create a unique, colorful pattern on paper. It takes just the right amount of messy creativity.
When I was a kid, I loved spending weekends and summers with my grandmother in Duquesne. One of our favorite games to play was “Button, button, where’s the button?” She hid a button in the house, and with no tips from her other than “warmer” or “colder,” I had to find it.
When you mix up your own healthy ingredients, you and your parents can feel good that you’re not filling your strong body with a bunch of extra sugar or fake colors and flavors. Plus, there won’t be as much waste from plastic wrappers and boxes, so the environment will be happier, too.
Decorating eggs at Easter started a very long time ago. Eggs symbolize a new beginning. For those of the Christian faith, it was a tradition to decorate or stain the eggs in red in memory of the blood of Christ.
Ask a group of people what “outdoor fun” means, and answers will vary: Mountain biking. Hiking. Gardening. Camping. Hunting. Fishing. Birdwatching. Mushroom hunting.
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