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Saturday, September 21, 2019

Committee chooses 2019 Maple Leaf Grand Marshal

The Maple Leaf committee has selected Helen Hill as the 2019 Maple Leaf Grand Marshal. On being advised of her selection, Helen said “Are...

Joplin man faces additional charges of rape, sexual trafficking in ongoing investigation

The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the Joplin Police Department, Carthage Police Department, Jasper County Juvenile Office and the Missouri DSS Children’s...

Red Cross urges blood and platelet donations after Hurricane Dorian impacts blood supply

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — As the American Red Cross works around the clock supporting those impacted by Hurricane Dorian, providing food, shelter and comfort, individuals...

artNotes from Hyde House: Sometimes he gives me his good stuff

Responding to my request for an early autumn chicken salad, David removed the skins from the fried chicken we had the night before and...

Get the most out of your tomato harvest

Nothing beats the flavor of fresh-from-the-garden tomatoes and when they’re left on the plant five to eight days after the fruit are fully colored,...

Fifth annual Joplin Arts Fest is Sept. 20-21

The Kiwanis Club of Joplin – in collaboration with Joplin Regional Artists Coalition, Connect2Culture, and Spiva Center for the Arts – will be hosting...

EarthTalk: Greener school buses?

Dear EarthTalk: I’ve heard that school buses cause a lot of pollution, especially for the kids riding inside. Is anyone making greener school buses...

Six Carthage high schoolers selected as Missouri Ambassadors of Music; fundraising begins

Late in the 2018-19 school year several members of our Carthage Tigers High School Band were surprised with a letter from Missouri Governor Mike...

EarthTalk: Sprinkling dust to prevent global warming

Dear EarthTalk: Is the plan to sprinkle dust in the stratosphere to reflect some of the sun’s rays away from Earth to prevent global...

artNotes from Hyde House: Nighthawks

As artCentral’s current exhibition All Creatures Great and Small continues to grace the walls of Hyde House, creatures are on my mind. Creatures great....