A Joplin teen loses his battle with brain cancer.
Cooper Vocelka, who'd recently been working to help other kids with cancer through fundraiser's died this morning.
Cooper several years ago received a back yard makeover from the make a wish foundation. But in recent months hoped to bring comfort to others fighting the battle he too well understood. Funeral arrangements are under the care of Mason Woodard Funeral Home.
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 >>