The Kansas Department of Transportation is already gearing up for winter.
Two young men are collecting canned goods to reopen their church's food pantry.
A 19-year-old Webb City High School graduate has returned home after floating for several thousand miles down the Mississippi River.
Joplin residents can learn about the city's history through pictures on display at city hall.
The Carthage Crisis Center is handing out furniture and appliances to those in need.
A water plant expansion in Grove is nearing the closing stages.
It could be close to the end of the year before Carthage city leaders make a decision on a new fire chief.
Local gardeners looking for economical ways to continue their hobby may drop off or retrieve iris bulbs while visiting the Recycling Center.
Stroke patients can face a wide range of challenges, from the immediate danger of the stroke itself to the long term issues they face.
Cherokee County's Economic Development Committee is working to help people with business ideas.
The Kansas Department of Transportation hosted an open-house for residents to view their latest plan for developing Highway 400.
The Joplin Daybreak Rotary served dinner for people in the community this evening.
The riots in Ferguson, Missouri received nationwide attention. Now, in the aftermath of the police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown, Officer Darren Wilson is under serious scrutiny. Attorney Aaron Sachs discusses the legal issues surrounding the case in this week's Legally Speaking.
In this week's Schaer Science, we visit the Maret Center at the Crowder College Neosho campus for part one of our introduction to wind technology.
A national radio station is traveling across the country to highlight some of America's favorite high school football teams.
Community members and first responders from several cities joined together to remember 9/11.
Downstream Casino will soon be serving home grown Angus beef steaks inside their resorts.
Missouri Southern State University students and staff gather for a moment of silence in honor of September 11th.
The United States Navy Band Country Current is coming to Newton County during its 2014 tour.
There are several unique vehicles that will be flying in the Four States.
A kick off is held for the Carthage United Way campaign, and the group has the largest goal in it's history.
The second annual High Impact Philanthropy Symposium was held at Cottey College early Thursday.
A regional Youth Summit is helping local students create a positive change in their schools and community.
The City of Commerce is offering a new service in an effort to clean up the town.
Missouri Southern students are expressing their thanks to military men and women on this September 11th.
With the Missouri Legislature's veto override, the bills are now set to become law in 30 days.
Emergency crews were called to Hometown Hardware late Wednesday night.
Jasper R-V School District has been named a ten thousand dollar grant recipient for America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education.
Southeast After Prom is selling luminaries for five dollars.
Shawn McGrew who works for Freeman Health System will fulfill the remainder of Dawn Sticklins term until April 2015.
The Duquesne City Council unanimously agrees to find an independent investigator to look into recent allegations made against Mayor Denny White.
The accidental killing of a dog in Webb City raises questions for the upset owner.
The Baxter Springs council decides to add a new skate park in the city.
Baxter Springs schools are making improvements to facilities in order to help the district grow.
The end is in sight for $31 million of construction in the Joplin School District, all projects that fall outside of the high school campus.
Despite its past, one local square is gradually revitalizing.
Overcrowding at the McDonald County Jail is causing major problems.
Overall crash numbers are down on Range Line Road, after a drop in the speed limit.
One of the biggest events of the year at the George Washington Carver Monument is taking place this weekend.
A local Oklahoman is in the process of writing a book about the history of mining.
More than one thousand roses were given away from a Joplin florist.
There's a new app that could literally save your life.
The Boys and Girls Club of Southwest Missouri is receiving air conditioning for one of its gymnasiums.
It's been a busy day at the capitol as Missouri lawmakers debate whether to overturn the governor's vetoes.
Joplin police took Anthony Carter, 21, into custody on Tuesday. Kansas City police arrested Kristopher Smith, 27, also on Tuesday.
A McCune man, 52, is awaiting possible charges of possession of a controlled substance and driving under the influence.
Jarden Consumer Solutions presented a $5,000 check to Crosslines today to help at-risk families.
Carthage residents will soon be able to raise chickens inside city limits.
Baxter Springs residents will see an increase in property tax in the wake of the April 27th tornado.
The childbirth center at Mercy Hospital Carthage will join with the center Mercy Hospital Joplin.