The Joplin Independent
Blood donors are needed
Donations through the Red Cross are down approximately eight percent over the last 11 weeks, resulting in about 80,000 fewer donations than expected nationwide.
Wednesday Jul 23
Wrecks injure two on area roadways
JOPLIN, Mo. -- A Carthage man suffered serious injuries in a motorcycle accident at 3:35 p.m. Tuesday on East 50th Street, a half-mile east of Joplin in Newton County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Project Homeless Connect
The Homeless Coalition sponsors Project Homeless Connect event in Joplin and plans to conduct a Point In Time count in Jasper and Newton counties.
Five people injured in area accidents
JOPLIN, Mo. -- A Neosho woman was injured in a two-vehicle accident at 11:39 a.m. Saturday on Goldfinch Road, two miles south of Joplin in Newton County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Measles Vaccines Available
The City of Joplin and Newton County Health Departments are offering the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine to residents.
Neosho man hurt in traffic accident east of Granby
A Neosho man was injured in a single-vehicle accident at 11:45 p.m. Wednesday on U.S. Highway 60, a mile east of Granby in Newton County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.