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News to Know: Murder suspect pleads guilty to lesser charge, and Duenweg police investigate a stabbing

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Mo. – A southwest Missouri man pleads guilty to abandonment of a corpse. Ray Fryling had faced a number of other charges including first-degree murder. In December of 2019, Lawrence County detectives found someone had been using a missing man, Coy Cole’s, car and financial information. They traced the activity to Cole’s former roommate who told detectives that Fryling had shot Cole in the stomach. Deputies searched Fryling’s property in Verona and found a fresh burn pile with human remains. For a full breakdown of events in this case click here.

Davenport Southeast Little League Makes World Series on ESPN Today

Davenport's Southeast Little League baseball team is representing the state of Iowa in the Little League World Series, and they're headed into the semi-finals of the regional tournament today. You can watch on ESPN this morning as the Davenport Southeast Little League team takes on the Webb City Missouri team...

Relax. Rebalance. Reset

Let Cereset help you help your brain! Ethan Coleman of Cereset in Joplin shares some benefits of the exciting new Cereset protocal designs.

Scholarship fund honors fallen JPD officers

JOPLIN, Mo. – Bright Futures in Joplin today celebrated the lives of two Joplin Police Officers who were killed in the line of duty this year. To do so, the organization announced its new scholarship program in Joplin. The Officer Jake Reed Memorial Scholarship and the Corporal Ben Cooper...

Off-Duty nurse saves the life of an Oklahoma woman

MIAMI, Okla. – An Ottawa County nurse was recently honored after her heroic efforts saved the life of a woman who nearly drowned. Shyanne Brandon, an INTEGRIS Health Miami Hospital nurse, witnessed a near-drowning incident on July 11 while she was off-duty. She promptly began administering medical aid until emergency medical services arrived on the scene.

How to watch Webb City Little League today

WHITESTOWN, Ind. — A local Little League team is preparing to play in the Midwest Regional Tournament, here’s how you can watch. Webb City Little League Baseball is gearing up to take on Davenport IA at 10 AM, Wednesday in Indiana. If they win the regional tournament they will be going to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

Hulstine, Holland lead Webb City to Midwest Regional championship

WEBB CITY, Mo. – The Webb City 12u baseball team is just one win away from a trip to the Little League World Series. Webb City defeated Davenport, Iowa 3-1 Wednesday morning in Indianapolis to punch their ticket to the Midwest Regional Tournament championship game – which will be played on Friday.

GMFS Joplin Parks & Rec Interview

The Joplin Parks and Rec was with us this morning to tell us about their 2022 Mom & Son Date Night, with Joplin History Mineral Museum! There will be dinner, dancing, as well as some fun games and prizes. Be sure to mark your calendar for this September 23rd & 24th!

Wildcat Glades talks two events happening Friday and Saturday

Joplin, MO. — Are you looking for something fun to do this weekend at Wildcat Glades? Then you might want to consider not only the first ever Crawdads at the Creek and Shoal Creek Water Festival. The Crawdads at the Creek event is happening Friday, August 12th at 6:30 pm and the Shoal Creek Water Festival is happening Saturday, August 13th from 9 AM to 2 PM. There are a few things you should know for the Crawdad at the Creeks event:
Lawrence County Record

Larry Frank Abel

Larry Frank Abel, 72, of Tiff City passed away Saturday, Aug. 6, 2022, at Mt. Vernon Place Care Center in Mt. Vernon. He was born in Bolivar on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 1949. He was the son of Eugene and Kathleen (Smith) Abel. Surviving are the following; his daughter, Jessie Stapp-Eden...

Stolen Items Recovered by Neosho PD (Updated 8-11-22)

On 08-10-22, the Neosho Police Department came into contact with a subject during a call for service at the Walmart Supercenter. It was later determined that property in this subject’s vehicle had been stolen. The Neosho Police Department located several other pieces of property that may be stolen as well. Those items are:

Free tree limb and brush drop-off site coming to Joplin

The City of Joplin will open a tree limb and brush drop-off site on Friday, August 19, and Saturday, August 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. This free program is open the third Friday and Saturday of the month from March through October, unless there is a weather event that warrants another date being set.
Ozark Sports Zone

2022 Fall Preview: Diamond Volleyball

Diamond volleyball won its second district title in three seasons in a 15-win campaign last year. The Wildcats will have a new coach at the helm this year in Morgan Hayes. “I was very attracted to Diamond because I heard many great things about this program,” Hayes said. “I thought it would be such a great experience to coach here. After seeing such great things this summer I am very excited to see where this season takes us. I have very high hopes for this season.”