The superintendent of Joplin Schools, CJ Huff PhD, was recently named one of only four finalists for the Superintendent of the Year Award given out by the National American Association of School Administrators.
The school district held a reception on Monday to recognize Dr. Huff for receiving the honor.
He was named a finalist for his work in student performance and graduation rates, and the school districts work through the Bright Futures program.
A Granby woman is sentenced to four years in the death of her infant son. A Newton County Judge sentenced Elizabeth Farnam today on charges of involuntary manslaughter.More >>
The Christmas season is upon us, and the City of Joplin's Christmas Parade is to be held the evening of Tuesday, December 10. To facilitate an improved parade route, Joplin Police Department will establish a temporary no parking orderMore >>