- Joplin Habitat for Humanity to mark 100th home since tornado Updated: Oct-02-15 4:30 pm
JOPLIN, Missouri - Joplin Area Habitat for Humanity is preparing to dedicate the 100th house it has built since the May 2011 tornado that killed 161 people and destroyed thousands of buildings.
- Joplin medical school campus gets $750K gift Updated: Sep-20-15 3:09 pm
JOPLIN, Missouri - Another $750,000 has been raised to help establish a medical school in Joplin.
- Joplin plans events to mark 5-year anniversary of tornado Updated: Sep-18-15 4:53 pm
JOPLIN, Missouri - The city of Joplin is planning a series of events in May to commemorate the five-year anniversary of the tornado that tore through the community, destroying buildings and killing dozens of residents.
- Joplin city attorney denies Sunshine Law violation Updated: Sep-17-15 3:03 pm
JOPLIN, Missouri - The top legal adviser in Joplin is fighting allegations that he violated the Missouri Sunshine Law by taking a telephone poll of City Council members on a settlement proposal in an ethics case involving a councilman.
- Joplin councilman resigns hours before censure hearing Updated: Sep-14-15 4:43 pm
JOPLIN, Missouri - A Joplin councilman resigned the same day a censure hearing was scheduled to resolve ethics questions.
- Woman pleads guilty to role in death of 87-year-old for meds Updated: Sep-12-15 4:42 pm
JOPLIN, Missouri - A 28-year-old southwest Missouri woman has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the beating death of an 87-year-old man for his prescription medication.
- Joplin hospital installs 100 solar panels in cross shape Updated: Sep-05-15 11:48 am
JOPLIN, Missouri - A Joplin hospital that replaced one destroyed in a deadly 2011 tornado has installed 100 solar panels in the shape of a cross.