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  1. Book Review: 'Otis and the Scarecrow': Delightful Picture Book for Very Young ReadersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Huntington News

    ... other farm creatures -- and by, extension, readers of this book is particularly valuable. Loren Long (born 1964 in Joplin, MO) has putt puff puttedy chuffed his way all over the bestseller lists with such titles as Otis , Otis and the Tornado , Otis ...

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  2. Area couple leaves for two-year stint in Peace CorpsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Joplin

    Caleb and Alexandra Reed, of Joplin, have been accepted into the Peace Corps and will serve in Colombia as education volunteers.

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  3. Todd L. Leatherman 1965 - 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    ... son of Bill and Iona (Lebsack) Leatherman. He was a mechanic. Todd grew up in Great Bend, living the past 20 years in Joplin, Mo. until his illness forced him to move home. He courageously fought cancer for the past four years. He is survived by ...

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  4. Rich Brown: First Baptist Church of Joplin celebrates 125 years of ministryRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Joplin

    Joyce Atteberry (left) and Sallye Miller are shown with the bell that was placed in the original bell tower of First Baptist Church in 1893. Want to go? A 125th anniversary celebration for First Baptist Church of Joplin will be held on Sept. 6 and 7 ... (Read full article)

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  5. running back gives credit to lineRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Joplin

    Joplin senior running back Adam Norsworthy had something he wanted to get off his chest after Joplin's 35-21 victory over the Parkview Vikings in an Ozark Conference game on Friday.

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  6. Joplin Police Catch Suspect At WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    In TV and the movies, a suspect will end up face to face with police. Thursday it happened in real life to a Joplin Police officer.

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  7. golfers win Nevada meetRead the original story

    Friday | Joplin

    Led by medalist Samantha Stout, Joplin claimed the team championship Friday in the Nevada Lady Tiger Invitational golf tournament at soggy Frank E. Peters Golf Course.

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  8. Friendship lives on after tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... said. This year, Spence decided to ride his bike across America along Route 66. It just so happens Robertson lives in Joplin, Mo., near the famed stretch. Thirteen years after Spence opened his home, Robertson said he was thrilled at the prospect of ...

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  9. 31 People In ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    You've heard of group hugs. This afternoon in Joplin there was a group ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

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  10. A New Joplin FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    About 50 people came to a public meeting in Joplin last night to discuss a community festival.

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  11. Missouri woman arrested for taking Facebook selfies with corpseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SavannahNow

    ... on an accusation that she posed for photos with the body of a dead man and posted them on her Facebook page. The Joplin Globe ( http://bit.ly/1tW3Mrr ) reports the Carl Junction woman is accused of posing with the body of 30-year-old Dennis Meyer, a ...

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  12. JHS & Franklin Tech Open HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    The people of Joplin got their first chance to look inside the new Joplin High School and Franklin Technology Center Thursday night.

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  13. Missouri American Water Gives $3000 Environmental GrantRead the original story

    Thursday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    ... program that has to do with the prescription drof-off boxes. But they're hoping to put more of them in not only in Joplin, but in surrounding areas as well." While you might wonder how drug collection boxes and the environment are connected, ...

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  14. Variety of possible festival themes surface at Joplin meetingRead the original story

    Thursday | Joplin

    Ideas for themes for a possible future city celebration ranging from expansion of the Shoal Creek Water Festival to events centered on the area's multicultural heritage and location on Route 66 were heard Thursday night. About 30 people attended a ... (Read full article)

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  15. wanting the public's input for annual festivalRead the original story

    Thursday | Joplin

    Press Release city of Joplin: Public input is being sought regarding the potential for a new annual, signature festival for the Joplin region.

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  16. Turbo Supply Buys Temporary East Middle School BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    The building that was the temporary Joplin East Middle School after the May 2011 tornado has a new owner.

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  17. Wal-Mart eyes Airport Drive locationRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Joplin

    AIRPORT DRIVE, Mo. -- Members of Airport Drive Board of Trustees to hear more in September about a plan to build a Wal-Mart similar to the Neighborhood Market recently built at Seventh Street and St. Louis Avenue in Joplin.

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  18. Authorities continue to investigate couple who posed with photos of dead body ...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Joplin

    A Joplin man charged with abandoning a body was out on bond related to criminal charges in both Newton and Jasper counties when he was arrested earlier this week.

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  19. Kansas man to serve life in prison for crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    ... of a child under 14 years old, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said. Steven Paul Butler, 50, currently of Joplin, Mo., was sentenced by Judge F. William Cullins in Montgomery County District Court for aggravated criminal sodomy of a child ... 2 comments

  20. Turbo Supply breaks ground on new facilityRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Joplin

    Turbo Supply, a local company, broke ground this morning on their new 115,000-square-foot turbocharger facility in the Crossroads Industrial Park. The new plant will create 70 additional jobs for a total work force of 210 in Joplin and in the states of ... (Read full article)

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