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22nd annual Neosho Business & Industry Review held this afternoon

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Business leaders at Neosho's 22nd annual Business & Industry Review say the community of Neosho is growing.
80 different businesses and industries set up booths in the Neosho High School cafeteria this afternoon and yesterday, including everything from banking, real estate, home improvements, retail and healthcare.
This year's event was "March Madness" themed with several door prizes and activities such as karaoke.
The Neosho Chamber of Commerce hosted the event and organizers say retail is the area in which Neosho is currently seeing the most growth.
"Right now, we're pretty much looking at retailing as what is growing," said Shana Griffin, Executive Director, Neosho Chamber of Commerce.  "We have a great industrial base, but we're always looking to increase the industries and the retail."
"It is growing," said Angela Thomas of Angela's Salon and Day Spa.  "We're getting a lot of new businesses here and it's just a really booming community right now."
It was not just businesses from Neosho in attendance, but also some from Joplin and Mcdonald County.
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