Missouri Southern State University holds a retirement reception for faculty and staff.
A semi-trailer catches on fire on I-44, causing a major traffic back-up.
The Joplin School Board met Wednesday night to figure out how they can work better with one another.
10,746 Missourians signed up for federal help after the 2011 Joplin tornado. That lead to more than $21 million in federal grants for critical needs like housing. But while the vast majority of that was legitimate, tonight we take a look at those hoping to take advantage of the situation in our special report "Conning the Recovery."
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has made $67 million available for education funding throughout the state, and we could see some of that money in Southwest Missouri.