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U.S. Postal Service honors battleship USS Missouri with a Forever Stamp

Stamp Depicts “Mighty Mo” HONOLULU — On the 75th anniversary of her commissioning, the famous American battleship USS Missouri (BB-43), will sail again via the nation’s mailstream...

Carthage Community Foundation celebrates 20th anniversary with 3 surprise grant presentations

May 24 marked the official 20-year anniversary of Carthage Community Foundation (CCF) and the organization capped off a month of celebrations, to include Give...

Mercy’s Women with a Mission donates 65K to help breast cancer patients

JOPLIN, Mo. – Mercy Health Foundation’s giving society Women with a Mission presented a grant totaling $65,000 to support Mercy Hospital Joplin’s Breast Center...

Jasper County Assessor to send valuation notices

Connie Hoover, Assessor of Jasper County, reports that she is nearing completion of the reassessment of real estate for the 2019-2020 assessment years.  State...

Heart surgeon by day, stunt pilot by night

Swiss surgeon saves lives in the heartland while pursuing his passion of aerial acrobatics Rural health care often faces great disparities when compared to major...

Give Carthage Day raises $71,502

Day of giving supports 14 Carthage nonprofit agencies On May 7, Carthage Community Foundation (CCF) hosted Give Carthage Day, and the one-day online giving campaign...

ESC HeRO program to provide home repair to those in need

Home rehabilitation services to be offered to eligible homeowners in Barton, Jasper, Newton, and McDonald Counties JOPLIN, Mo. — Economic Security Corporation (ESC) is currently...

May 7 is Give Carthage Day

CCF host day of giving to support 14 Carthage nonprofit agencies Tuesday, May 7 is Give Carthage Day! The event, hosted by Carthage Community Foundation...

Mercy Hospital Joplin receives Stroke Certification from The Joint Commission

JOPLIN, Mo. — Mercy Hospital Joplin earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for...

Peace Star, buildings, memorialize Carthage philanthropist, business leader Ruth Kolpin-Rubison

Ruth Kolpin-Rubison was 39 years old and already an accomplished entrepreneur in the radio and television business in Kansas when she and her late...