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JOPLIN, Mo. -- A second defendant has accepted a plea offer in the Jacob Wages murder case, agreeing to testify against the suspected shooter, Daniel Hartman, in exchange for a lighter sentence.
It was your typical Salvation Army holiday setup: A pair of bell ringers outside a Walmart in Joplin, Mo., standing alongside your garden-variety kettle in which passers-by drop donations.
When the snow stopped falling Friday afternoon, road-clearing crews across the Joplin area started getting an upper hand on the weather.
Students at Joplin's new Irving Elementary School got to look inside their new school last night.
The Joplin Fire Department responded to a reported Structure Fire at 436 N Main Street at 2:58 AM Friday, December 06, 2013.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- A special prosecutor has been appointed for the misdemeanor cases of a father and son arising from a family member's suicide in March and a resulting imbroglio with Joplin police and paramedics.
As harried shoppers were filing in and out of a Joplin, Mo., Walmart on Black Friday, at least one shopper stopped long enough to deliver a major surprise to the two Salvation Army kettle bell ringers standing guard outside.
Here's a link to an AP article, "Joplin 2011 EF5 Tornado: New Study Reveals Better Building Codes Could Have Saved Lives."
After falling into an early hole, the Neosho Lady Wildcats came alive in the second quarter and never looked back as they downed Joplin, 58-39, on Tuesday at Missouri Southern State University.
Updated December 4: At a presentation today, the Community Foundation of Southwest Missouri announced it is giving a $300,000 grant from the Joplin Recovery Fund to St. Mary's Catholic Church and School.
There were lows forecast on Good Morning America today as weatherman Sam Champion bid a sad farewell to his beloved team.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Joplin, if you're looking for a silver lining in those snow-laden clouds that are coming, here it is: "The bulk of the freezing rain is going to stay to your south," Andy Boxell, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service ...
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Members of Joplin's Charter Review Commission will meet today to discuss what recommendations they may make on proposed charter changes as the result of three public hearings they have held.