The Oklahoma Attorney General files a lawsuit against a Miami restaurant and its owner over unlawful employment practices.
Residents had a chance to meet with Kansas Democrats who are running for state and U.S. positions later this year.
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon honors Tobin Schultz at his State of the State Address, while highlighting the importance of great teachers and education for all students.
The Missouri State High School Activity Association mandates that all student athletes grades 7th through 12th to get a sports physical.
The sheriff's office has received reports about metal posts taken from rural and secluded parts of the county.
While food theft is normally just a few cases a month, last month it jumped to more than a dozen reports.
More than a hundred people visited the Northpark Mall in Joplin to get free tax help Tuesday.
Children are encouraged to collect a card from each of the 35 officers.
People who buy an energy efficient appliance will not have to pay Missouri sales tax until Friday, May 25th.
Students from Missouri State Southern University are campaigning for the U.S. military.
Joplin isn't alone, cities throughout the state have also reported a drop in sales tax revenue in recent months.
There are 482 standards JPD must meet for accreditation.
Janice Lorene Rusk of Jasper is charged with one count of statutory rape and one count of statutory sodomy.
One person is in custody after a reported shooting.
In January, a jury convicted Hartman of second degree murder and armed criminal action for the July 2012 shooting death of Jacob Wages of Joplin.
Someone was inside the home when the blaze broke out, but was able to escape.
The Joplin Police Department along with members of the Southwest Missouri DWI Task Force held a DWI checkpoint on 7th and Illinois on Saturday night.
The new elected mayor is Mike Seibert and the new mayor pro-tem is Morris Glaze.
A representative at the hospital says Doctor William Lewis Corporon will be remembered as a great physician and a great family man.
A local autism center incorporates a different style of therapy to help kids with the disorder.