I remember the day of the May 22, 2011, tornado like it was yesterday.
Emily Younker is the managing editor at the Joplin Globe. Contact: eyounker AT joplinglobe DOT com.
As the annual St. Avips ball approaches another decade in Joplin, it continues to morph from an exclusive, talk-of-the-town event into a more …
From staff reports
Katelynn Rutledge, a junior at Joplin High School, knows exactly what she wants to do after graduation: get a teaching degree and become a teacher.
Heather Van Otterloo, a teacher at South Middle School, has been nominated for the Patricia Behring Teacher of the Year Award in the junior di…