Dakota Vincent says he received a lot of help from the CP center in Joplin and is selling hearts for a dollar to raise money for the center.
John "Smitty" Smith has surpassed four million miles on the road.
Missouri Southern State University students had a chance to relive some of Dr. King's famous speeches today.
The students ranked first place in the state for their Chinese language skills at a Kansas City speech contest.
The bone chilling temperatures aren't stopping some men from dancing at a popular Joplin intersection.
National Pie Day began back in 1986 to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Crisco.
Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" speech has inspired many people around the world, including those in Joplin.
Rachel Wilson has recently started creating bow ties made of duck and turkey feathers.
Rob Jones is a double amputee who is riding his bike across the country to raise money for three veteran charities.
Many of us have fond memories of being read a children's book before bed, but one area woman has thousands to choose from.
They may be young, but some area students are already showing their work in an art gallery.
Dozens of area seniors are getting serenaded during the lunch hour.
Many kids are enjoying their third week of a Christmas vacation due to all the extra snow days.
Some area kids are turning the snow in their backyard into a dessert.
When the temperatures drop a certain craving increases for Ice Cream.
A 10 year old Webb City boy is keeping busy with all the snow on the ground.
Thousands of shoppers crowded the Northpark Mall in Joplin.
Christmas is this Wednesday and area grade school students are giving their opinions on what is hot.
A few hundred kids will have toys under the Christmas tree thanks to the generosity of the Four States.
The art will be on display for one more day inside the high school gym.
The students received the special ride because of their reading skills.
An annual Christmas card tradition is continuing in a small Southwest Missouri town.
For a group of Joplin collectors, it's Christmas all year round.
The Minerva started making Christmas candy back in 1913.
A Joplin artist is spotlighted for his origami artwork at the Post Memorial Art Museum inside the Joplin Public Library.
The collection is at Joplin City Hall for the Christmas window display until the first of the year.
Clark Griswald may have some competition when it comes to Christmas light decorations.
Some rare toys are on display in Carl Junction this month.
If you can't wrap a Christmas present, there's now some hope and it will raise money for a good cause.
The money will help with the feeding program throughout the year.
A Joplin comic book collector is showing off his unique collection that focuses on lesser known heroes.
The last remnants of fall are disappearing from the streets of Joplin.
Santa visited Styles in Joplin to get a neck massage today.
There are many things to be thankful for this holiday season.
It's the busiest travel day of the year, and many motorists stopped in Joplin to stretch their legs.
179 families were signed up this year for the program, that is up 50 families from last year.
A new non-profit in Joplin is helping young women get back on their feet.
Parents are also advised to clean things your kids use often like the remote control, game controllers and ipods.
Jeremy Warner has been ringing for Salvation Army for the past 6 years.
The sound of Christmas is in the air with Salvation Army bell ringers posted in front of area businesses.
To celebrate, the Joplin Recycling Center is giving away 250 wire compost bins.
For the month of November all senior dogs can be adopted for $15 at the Joplin Humane Society.
A Joplin man is strumming up a fun hobby in his retirement.
Wedding bells are in the air thanks to a special date on the calendar.
Carthage area veterans are recognized by some of their biggest fans.
Area elementary students learned a sweet lesson in candy making.
Early spring rains helped provide extra nutrients for the trees, which has led to bright fall colors.
A Joplin woman is rebuilding her Halloween collection after the May 22nd tornado destroyed much of it.
A Carthage family has spent several weeks getting their house into the Halloween spirit.
A Joplin man is turning pumpkins into works of art.