Sunday Jul 13
The Gaston Gazette
Today in history: Popeye made his movie debut
On July 14, 1789, in an event symbolizing the start of the French Revolution, citizens of Paris stormed the Bastille prison and released the seven prisoners inside.
Volunteers tackle projects in "Day of Action''
DIAMOND, Mo. -- Volunteers fanned out across the region on Friday to participate in the United Way of Southwest Missouri and Southeast Kansas's annual "Day of Action."
Granby man killed in Thursday crash near Diamond, Mo.
One man is dead and other is in serious condition after two vehicles nearly struck head on south of Diamond, Missouri on Wednesday.
The Joplin Independent
Gateway School students win award
The George and Helen Hatzog Award of the Midwest Region of the National Park Service has been awarded locally to an individual volunteer and a volunteer group, according to an announcement by the staff of the George Washington Carver National Monument in Diamond.
Several people hurt in accidents on roads in area
A Kansas woman was injured in a single-vehicle accident at 4 p.m. Monday on Newton Road, four miles east of Diamond in Newton County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.