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High school suspends student for profanity use in call to congressman

RENO, NV (RNN) - A high school suspended a student Wednesday for using profanity in a phone call to a congressman's office while demanding action on gun violence. A congressman's staffer complained to the school. The ACLU said McQueen High School's two-day suspension of 17-year-old Noah Christensen

JOPLIN GLOBE - 2018-03-20 16:26:21

New Surgeon at Cox-Barton County Hospital

LAMAR, Mo. - Cox-Barton County Hospital in Lamar has made a new addition to its surgical team. Dr. Armin Kamyab is now serving the team as a board certified general surgeon at the Cox Hospital's Medical One Specialty Clinic. The hospital is hoping access to a specialist will allow for better care

FOURSTATESHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-03-20 02:32:05

Daddy-Daughter Evening includes red carpet

The sixth annual Daddy-Daughter Evening is scheduled from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, April 7, at the El Dorado Springs Youth Center on North Main Street. The event will have a red-carpet theme and includes music, dancing, refreshments, crafts, photos and other activities. Daughters of all ages are welcome.

CEDARREPUBLICAN.COM - 2018-03-21 00:00:00

Law enforcement trains for active shooter in school

Local first response agencies teamed up Tuesday to get educated and trained for a possible situation involving an active shooter in a school. Representatives of the Fort Scott Police Department, Bourbon County Sheriffs Office, Mercy EMS and Fort Scott Fire Department attended an active shooter trai

FORT SCOTT TRIBUNE - 2018-03-20 05:00:00

Charity fashion show in El Dorado

A charity fashion show and purse auction in El Dorado Springs has been set for 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 5, at the Leeper Building in El Dorado Springs. The fourth annual Tri-County Girls Night Out: Fashion with Compassion features a fashion show and live and silent purse auctions. The event is a be

CEDARREPUBLICAN.COM - 2018-03-19 16:00:00

Man sentenced to serve 4 months shock incarceration for domestic assault

An Aldrich man charged in January with domestic assault was sentenced March 14 in Polk County Circuit Court to seven years in prison. Nathan Kyle Casey, 29, of Aldrich was sentenced by Associate Circuit Judge John C. Porter to seven years in prison with probation possible after completion of a 120-d

BOLIVAR HERALD FREE PRESS - 2018-03-21 08:15:00

Pittsburg Parks & Rec Gives Spring Break Kids Place to Play - KOAM TV 7

It's spring break week but that doesn't mean everyone goes on vacation. Working parents can find helpful childcare from the Pittsburg Parks and Recreation department. It's called, camp: now and then. Now and then during the school year students need a place with safe supervision. School is out but p

KOAMTV - 2018-03-21 01:45:00

Car Chase in Crawford County

CRAWFORD COUNTY, Ks. - The Crawford County Sheriffs' Office is investigating an incident that resulted in a car chase. At around 10 PM on Saturday, the Crawford County Sheriff's Office learned of a pursuit that the Cherokee County Deputies were involved in. A Crawford County Officer located the su

FOURSTATESHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-03-20 02:31:02

Drunk Driver Identified In High Speed Chase Through Joplin

Ivy Iverson St. Patrick's Day weekend was huge for the Joplin Police Department, with the assistance of the Jasper County Sheriff Department and Webb City Police Department forming a "wolf pack". 20 DWI arrests were made Friday and Saturday nights including one arrest in which a suspect fled from

NEWSTALKKZRG.COM - 2018-03-19 13:16:15

Fort Scott Police Department Daily Reports March 14-16

The Fort Scott Police Department daily reports can best be viewed on a computer. The FSPD is located at 1604 S. National, Fort Scott, and can be reached at 620-223-1700. Click here, then click on the image to enlarge: The Fort Scott Police Department daily reports can best be viewed on a computer.



Joplin City Council members last night heard about ways to attract more visitors to the area. It was the results of a tourism study that started several months ago. The head of Joplin's Convention and Visitors Bureau says growth in tourism has stalled, and there needs to be some sort of Joplin "dest

FOX14TV.COM - 2018-03-20 15:35:00

Joplin Police Looking For Driver Of Hit and Run Saturday Night

It was a big weekend for the Joplin Police Department, with assistance of the Jasper County Sheriff's Department and Webb City Police Department forming a "wolf pack". 20 DWI arrests were made Friday and Saturday nights including one arrest in which a suspect fled from officers, and then jumped out


Jasper County DWI Task Force's Future

Thanks to a multi-agency DWI task force involving the Joplin and Webb City Police Department, and the Jasper County Sheriff's Office, 20 impaired driving arrests were made this Saint Patrick's Day weekend. "So honestly we would have preferred to have no DWI arrests this weekend. We made it very clea

KOAMTV - 2018-03-20 02:32:00

Missouri man dead after car collision

A Missouri man is dead after his truck collides with another vehicle in Southeast Kansas. Just before noon today, the Crawford County Sheriff's Office responded to a call in the area of 600 Avenue and 120 Street, just southwest of Girard. Upon arrival deputies found a ford truck that was traveling e


Fort Scott man banned from doing business in Bourbon County

A Fort Scott man is banned from doing business in Bourbon County. The Kansas Attorney General's Office has permanently banned Shane Bailey, of Fort Scott, from doing business under the name of Bailey Construction or performing roofing services anywhere in the county. That ruling came after Bailey fa


Stockton Lake Property opens new office

Emily Mehl, owner and broker of Stockton Lake Properties who has had her real estate business in Stockton for the last 12 years, felt there was a need for an office in Humansville. "It has been my passion to help the community of Stockton and its members since opening the business here," Mehl said.


Woman charged with second-degree murder in officer's death

CLINTON, Mo. (AP) - A woman who is charged with second-degree murder in the killing of a western Missouri police officer said she didn't know a man in her home had a gun when she let five officers inside and shooting erupted. The officers went to Tammy Dee Widger's home by mistake in response to a 9


CenturyLink says it provided correct address in 911 call that led to Clinton officer's death

CLINTON, Mo. - CenturyLink, the phone company that provides service to Henry County, Missouri, says it provided the correct phone number and address in a location mix-up that led to a Clinton police officer's death. "We conducted a thorough investigation which shows that when the 911 call was placed


El Do vet clinic to conduct bull breeding clinic, test

Dr. Bryan Collins, at the El Dorado Springs Veterinary Clinic, and Patrick Davis, MU Extension, are offering breeding soundness exams of bulls by appointment at the El Dorado Springs Veterinary Clinc Wednesday-Thursday, March 21-22. This is an opportunity for cattle producers to receive education in


Pittsburg Community Schools chooses new superintendent

The Pittsburg Community Schools chooses a new superintendent. Richard Proffitt, who is currently the superintendent in Chanute, will replace Destry Brown in Pittsburg at the end of the year. Proffitt started his career as a social studies teacher and is in his 27th year in education. He earned his B