Lendon Woodruff was arrested in his patrol car on Sunday near his residence after officers received a drunk driving complaint.
The Miami Police Department has recently received several reports of thefts from vehicles in the southwest part of Miami.
Dozens of southeast Kansans celebrate Italian culture with food this afternoon.
An Iola-based battalion will be home for the holidays.
Members at a local church host a Christmas party for families in need.
All lanes of north and southbound State Highway 125 north of Fairland are finally open to traffic.
According to AAA officials, the national average price for regular unleaded gasoline could test $2.50 by Christmas.
A pedestrian was killed on I-49 in Pineville Friday afternoon.
Police, sheriff's deputies, and highway patrolmen made some new friends this morning.
Crowder College students walk across the stage for Fall Commencement.
More than 1200 less fortunate children in Ottawa County will be receiving Christmas presents thanks to the community's help.
A Joplin City Council member has been elected as the first vice president of the National League of Cities.
Missouri Southern holds its Winter Commencement Ceremony today for the 63rd graduating class.
The 5th Annual Dickensfest started Friday evening.
Christmas is a special time to be with your family, and one Joplin woman who's battling stage four cervical cancer is not wasting a single second of it.
A tragic accident in Afton claims the life of one teen and leaves another injured. Their classmates are now doing anything they can to help the teen's families in this difficult time.
A construction boom in the City of Neosho is continuing to increase the town's population.
Choosing a toy for a kid around Christmas can be hard, especially when you don't know what's appropriate for their age.
Local consultants of Arbonne International are helping Scrub Out Breast Cancer.
Thousands of people gathered at the Pittsburg Armory Friday to receive donations.
Several hundred Joplin students learned about giving the gift of life.
Parsons residents can now pay their utility bills online through the city's new website.
More than a two dozen local authors will be showing off their books this weekend.
If you're still looking for that perfect Christmas gift, an area mall is staying open later to help.
Teddy bears are helping raise money for sick children in Joplin.
Christmas is the holiday for giving, and volunteers from Freeman Auxiliary are starting early.
Joplin Daybreak Rotary presented checks to four local charities Friday.
Southwest Missouri E.R. rooms have seen a low number of flu patients so far, but they are expecting the number of cases to rise soon.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol needs your help seeking information regarding stolen state property in Barton County.
The Joplin High School Eagle Pride Band got people in the mood for the season Thursday night at their annual winter concert.
With the winter season being upon us, Empire Electric is encouraging customers to develop an action plan for the event of power outages.
The Atkinson Municipal Airport in Pittsburg is preparing for a major tree removal project.
An inaugural event will benefit a local Girl Scout camp as people ring in the new year.
Larger aircraft will soon be able to fly into the Vinita Municipal Airport.
At some point, every kid dreams of getting a bike on Christmas day.
An area restaurant is helping raise money for the Boys and Girls Club in Joplin.
Graduating college at any age is a major accomplishment, but one Pittsburg State graduate isn't even old enough to work.
The Parsons Recreation Commission is registering teams for the Biggest Loser competition.
Santa is leaving the reindeer at home and visiting Joplin on a train.
Anderson's Ice Cream in Redings Mill is collecting coats for less fortunate kids.
Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander announces the creation of the #FergusonRebuild initiative today.
Next semester Crowder College will offer a new American Civil War course.
The Salvation Army and Joplin Area Habitat for Humanity team up to rebuild homes lost in the 2011 tornado.
The Neosho Area Fire Protection District has officially approved bids for a new fire station.
Newton County deputies arrest two more suspects in connection to a Granby home invasion.
New reports show alcohol was a factor in an accident near Baxter Springs.
A Pittsburg man is behind bars after leading sheriff deputies on a car pursuit across state lines.
The Crawford County Sheriff's Office is investigating two structure fires.
Although most college students go home after their finals for winter break a few have to stay.
Young people open up with a holiday play at the Joplin Little Theatre.