Tuesday Jul 29
Newton County Voter Turnout Predictions
On the ballot in Newton County this August is the renewal of a 3/8 cent capital improvement sales tax in Joplin, as well as a school bond issue in Neosho, and the formation of a fire district.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
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.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
man to stand trial in accident case
NEOSHO, Mo. -- A passenger accused of causing an accident on Interstate 44 in Joplin that injured three others as well as himself was ordered bound over for trial Tuesday on three felony counts.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Great Bend Tribune
Two items in the news of late should act as a reminder to all of us that there are folks out there willing to scam us for our money if we let them.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Man pleads to lightning rod scam
A 52-year-old Missouri man has been sentenced to probation in a lightning rod insurance scam that targeted elderly residents.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
man sent to prison for sexual abuse of girl
NEOSHO, Mo. -- A rural Joplin man pleaded guilty Wednesday to two counts of molesting a 13-year-old girl and was sentenced to 12 years in prison.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Neosho councilman sues city attorney, mayor
NEOSHO, Mo. -- Neosho City Councilman Steve Hart is suing City Attorney Steven Hays, accusing him of divulging a secretly recorded, face-to-face conversation between the two of them.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
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.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Joplin Independent
Denny's restaurant opens in Neosho
Dawn Lafreeda of Den-Tex Central, Inc. is the franchisee behind a new Denny's restaurant location in Neosho, MO.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
New superintendent named in Missouri's Seneca district
The School Board announced Tuesday that Jim Cummins, Crowder College's vice president of finance, has been selected as the Seneca School District's new superintendent.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Neosho Man Hurt In Rollover Accident
A man from Neosho suffered serious injuries in a one car rollover accident just before midnight Wednesday.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
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.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
City clerk tells Neosho council of actions in documents request
NEOSHO, Mo. -- Neosho City Clerk Nora Houdyshell on Tuesday night responded to a lawsuit against her alleging she violated the state's open records law.