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Sunday, May 19, 2019

NFPA offers tips for safe grilling this Memorial Day

Often considered the unofficial kick-off to summer, Memorial Day weekend includes lots of celebrations featuring cookouts and barbecues. As the holiday and warmer months...

artNotes from Hyde House: At the Heart of artCentral

Art is all about heart. Having heart. Taking heart. Seeing and creating with heart. At artCentral we live and work, play and thrive with...

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...

Landscape structures provide function and beauty

Incorporate arbors, trellises and other structures into your designs when planning new or updating existing gardens and landscapes. These structures help form the framework...

This week in Carthage history, May 10, 2009: Thoughts from a turbulent week

Editor's note: This week in May 2009 a major wind storm tore Jasper County and caused wide-spread damage, and The Carthage Press lost a...

2019 Maple Leaf Parade applications now available

Maple Leaf parade applications and regulations are now available. Festival Co-Chair Jeanine Poe says “We want to give the community lots of time to...

Ruth I. Kolpin Rubison Part III: ‘She made Carthage a better place’

Ruth I. Kolpin Rubison created and led successful businesses in the 1950s and 1960s, when women were not well represented in the nation’s boardrooms. She...

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...

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...

Reduce maintenance and increase success with self-watering gardens

Raised beds and containers expand our planting options. They allow us to grow edible and ornamental plants even where there is no plantable space...