A woman whose husband and two children were among eight people killed while taking cover in a Home Depot during the 2011 Joplin tornado contends in a wrongful death lawsuit that the building was negligently constructed.
A Kansas couple who had just renewed their wedding vows got a rude shock when a man tried to steal wedding gifts from the reception.
A southwest Missouri church that drew attention two years ago with billboards encouraging married couples to have more sex is at it again.
Beth Williams was sentenced to 15 years in prison for her role in a child abuse case that left her daughter severely underweight and fighting for her life.
Students from the southwest Missouri district where nine schools were destroyed or damaged in a May 2011 tornado are headed to Moore, Okla., to help children who lost their school to a tornado last year.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon was on hand Wednesday to help officially open Soaring Heights Elementary School.
Rebuild Joplin held a ribbon-cutting Tuesday at the home of Ron and Margaret Campbell, whose house was damaged during the tornado.
Jeffery L. Bruner, of Joplin, is charged with felony murder and armed criminal action in the shooting death of Missouri Southern offensive line coach Derek Moore.
Football team’s assistant coach Derek Moore was gunned down in parking lot of Joplin theatre, police say.
John Luckey, with the Southwest Missouri Drug Task Force, said the candy was shipped from Colorado to Pineville.