Monday May 13
Joplin Man Arrested In Pot Bust
A huge marijuana bust has landed a local man behind bars. The Newton County Sheriff's Department seized nearly 400 plants and over 100 bags of processed marijuana that was ready to be sold from a home on Whispering Hills on Friday.
Davis Sentenced To 15 Years
An Oklahoma man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for abducting two women.
Newton County Man Charged with Arson
Authorities say a Neosho-area man intentionally set the fire that destroyed his own home.
Neosho Man Found Not Guilty of Rape
Despite testimony from a woman who claims he raped her while she was drunk, a Newton County jury acquitted a Neosho man of rape charges yesterday.
The Joplin Independent
Mural is dedicated at Crowder
A dedication ceremony of the 'Rocketdyne Mural' will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb.