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  • Local Woman Recalls Meeting Barbara Bush

    Local Woman Recalls Meeting Barbara Bush

    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:15:10 GMT
    Barbara Bush's passing has impacted many people in the country and that includes a longtime Joplin resident who had the opportunity to do Mrs. Bush's hair. Letha DeMier met the former first lady in November of 1998. Mrs. Bush visited Joplin to make a keynote speech at the Freeman Quality in Medicine Award. DeMier received a call requesting that she style Barbara Bush's hair before her speech. While DeMier says it was a little intimidating at first, she says the former first ...More >>
    Barbara Bush's passing has impacted many people in the country and that includes a longtime Joplin resident who had the opportunity to do Mrs. Bush's hair. Letha DeMier met the former first lady in November of 1998. Mrs. Bush visited Joplin to make a keynote speech at the Freeman Quality in Medicine Award. DeMier received a call requesting that she style Barbara Bush's hair before her speech. While DeMier says it was a little intimidating at first, she says the former first ...More >>
  • Happy 107!

    Happy 107!

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:26 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:26:42 GMT

    Two very special Neosho County women are approaching an amazing milestone. They're both turning 107 in the coming weeks. 

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    Two very special Neosho County women are approaching an amazing milestone. They're both turning 107 in the coming weeks. 

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  • Don't Ask for Bongs in this Joplin Store on 4/20...or Any Day...Despite What You See

    Don't Ask for Bongs in this Joplin Store on 4/20...or Any Day...Despite What You See

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:41 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:41:59 GMT

    "You're outta here."

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    "You're outta here."

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  • Maple Leaf Car Show and Cruise Night Returns

    Maple Leaf Car Show and Cruise Night Returns

    Monday, October 16 2017 1:42 PM EDT2017-10-16 17:42:22 GMT
    The Maple Leaf Car Show Committee is once again hosting a pre-car show cruise night, brought to you by O’Reilly Auto Parts, on the Historic Carthage Square. Cruise night will be Friday, October 20th, the night before the full car show. The evening begins at 6. Hot dogs, chips and a drink will be available for free for car show registrants. There will be live music and preregistration for Saturday’s car show. Car Show Chair Larry Cleary says ”Our guys and gals love cr...More >>
    The Maple Leaf Car Show Committee is once again hosting a pre-car show cruise night, brought to you by O’Reilly Auto Parts, on the Historic Carthage Square. Cruise night will be Friday, October 20th, the night before the full car show. The evening begins at 6. Hot dogs, chips and a drink will be available for free for car show registrants. There will be live music and preregistration for Saturday’s car show. Car Show Chair Larry Cleary says ”Our guys and gals love cr...More >>
  • Maple Leaf 5K Registrations Still Open

    Maple Leaf 5K Registrations Still Open

    Monday, October 16 2017 1:40 PM EDT2017-10-16 17:40:02 GMT
    Fair Acres Family YMCA will be hosting the Annual Maple Leaf Race in an all new time slot this year. Scheduled as a twilight race, the run will begin at 6PM Friday, October 20th. Pre-register online at fairacresymca.org or pick up an application at the Fair Acres Family YMCA. You can also pre-register on-site on the 20th beginning at 5PM. The first 150 racers will receive a beautiful maple leaf shaped ribbon. Racers will also get free pulled pork sandwiches to fuel up.  If y...More >>
    Fair Acres Family YMCA will be hosting the Annual Maple Leaf Race in an all new time slot this year. Scheduled as a twilight race, the run will begin at 6PM Friday, October 20th. Pre-register online at fairacresymca.org or pick up an application at the Fair Acres Family YMCA. You can also pre-register on-site on the 20th beginning at 5PM. The first 150 racers will receive a beautiful maple leaf shaped ribbon. Racers will also get free pulled pork sandwiches to fuel up.  If y...More >>
  • 2017 Maple Leaf Dog Show Sign Up

    2017 Maple Leaf Dog Show Sign Up

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 3:29 PM EDT2017-08-29 19:29:33 GMT
    The Maple Leaf Dog Show will be held Sunday, October 15th beginning at 1:30 PM. The Carthage Humane Society and Hurricane Car Wash will play host to an all-breed dog show with classes like “New Kid On The Block”,  “Golden Oldie”, and “Best Costume”. Best in Show will be invited to join the Humane Society on their float during the Maple Leaf Parade Saturday, October 21st. Organizers also plan to have vendors, give-aways, food, and on-s...More >>
    The Maple Leaf Dog Show will be held Sunday, October 15th beginning at 1:30 PM. The Carthage Humane Society and Hurricane Car Wash will play host to an all-breed dog show with classes like “New Kid On The Block”,  “Golden Oldie”, and “Best Costume”. Best in Show will be invited to join the Humane Society on their float during the Maple Leaf Parade Saturday, October 21st. Organizers also plan to have vendors, give-aways, food, and on-s...More >>
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