Jet to be displayed at Neosho airport
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 22:49:36 +0000Dave Horvathhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140305/NEWS/140309340/1003/NEWS
The Neosho City Council on Tuesday approved its annual agreement with the National Museum of the United States Air Force.
Dana Daniel, Neosho economic development director, reported to council that progress is being made on the assembly of the plane, [...]]]>Agency head visits hatchery
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 22:47:04 +0000Todd G. Higdonhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140305/NEWS/140309341/1003/NEWS
After a luncheon with employees of the hatchery, members of the Friends of the Neosho National Fish Hatchery and community leaders, Ashe spoke to the group and then took a tour of the facility.
"Thank you for the hospitality, mostly thanks for what you do [...]]]>Group touts bond issue
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 22:44:21 +0000Dave Horvathhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140305/NEWS/140309342/1003/NEWS
Eric McKune, architect with Sapp Designs, presented conceptual designs of a proposed new junior high school, adjacent to the current Carver Elementary.
One objection heard from patrons about the issue is the fact [...]]]>Council opens closed records
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 22:41:12 +0000Dave Horvathhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140305/NEWS/140309343/1003/NEWS
Mayor Richard Davidson started the discussion, explaining the Sunshine Law states that once an issue is resolved, it shall be made public after finalization. Davidson hoped the [...]]]>Teen Challenge slates soup fundraiser
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 23:48:15 +0000Dave Horvathhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140304/NEWS/140309532/1003/NEWS
Then hurry to register your entry in the 2014 Teen Challenge of the Four States Soup Bowl and Silent Auction. Do you enjoy sampling an array of different soups, and bidding on various goods, services and fun items? Then make sure you attend the 2014 Teen Challenge of the Four States Soup Bowl and Silent Auction, beginning at 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 14 in The Civic in downtown Neosho. [...]]]>Hatchery gears up for event
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 23:45:13 +0000Todd G. Higdonhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140304/NEWS/140309536/1003/NEWS
"It is open to all veterans and current military personnel, they must register the day of the event before fishing," said Dan Fuller, president of the Young Outdoorsmen United, which co-sponsors the event. "Registration begins 8 a.m., and the first 200 participants to register will receive a free T- [...]]]>Facility to handle endangered species
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 23:42:36 +0000Todd G. Higdonhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140304/NEWS/140309537/1003/NEWS
On Tuesday, Jerry Wiechman, fisheries management biologist with Missouri Department of Conservation, along with Meghan Zimmerschied and Randy Terrell, with Lost Valley Fish Hatchery of Warsaw, Mo., toured the hatchery and talked about the endangered Topeka Shiner.
"The Neosho National Fish Hatchery is going [...]]]>TDD costs cause flap
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 23:39:45 +0000Dave Horvathhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140304/NEWS/140309538/1003/NEWS
Councilman Steve Hart said that is taxpayer money that was wasted.
"That money could have done a lot in the city," said Hart. "We’re [...]]]>Bond issue, FEMA update on work session agenda
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 23:34:01 +0000Dave Horvathhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140301/NEWS/140309938/1003/NEWS
Dan Decker, R-5 superintendent, said the board of education will be apprised of the bids that were opened this past week for the proposed Federal Emergency Management Agency financed storm shelters at the high school, and at South and Carver elementary [...]]]>Church gives food for 60
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 23:30:24 +0000Dave Horvathhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140301/NEWS/140309939/1003/NEWS
Finney said the pantry provided large boxes of food for 60 families last month, in addition to delivering 20 emergency boxes.
"Which contain the [...]]]>Room, board rates to rise
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 23:26:46 +0000http://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140301/NEWS/140309940/1003/NEWS
On Friday, the college’s board of trustees heard the proposal of the increase and approved the measure. The increase would be for Brown Residence Hall and for the recently purchased Roughrider Village, a 64-unit apartment complex west of the campus.
For students who will live or currently live at the Roughrider [...]]]>100 pets get shots at fair
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 23:17:11 +0000Todd G. Higdonhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140301/NEWS/140309941/1003/NEWS
"I think that it is pretty important. This is our first family pet, so we want to make sure that we get everything done right," said Ashley Crandall, talking about their 10-week old cocker spaniel. Police warn of scams
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 23:03:11 +0000Dave Horvathhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140301/NEWS/140309943/1003/NEWS
"We were able to intercept before the suspect got the money, so we’ll be able to give her a good return, probably in about three or four days," said Dave McCracken, Neosho police chief.
McCracken said officers were dispatched to the 200 block of [...]]]>Wind farm rep speaks at Crowder
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 22:58:34 +0000Todd G. Higdonhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140301/NEWS/140309944/1003/NEWS
Clean Line Energy is developing a transmission system to transport power from the wind-rich Great Plains to the population centers in the Midwest. They are going to be using direct current [...]]]>Winter to return to area
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 22:55:20 +0000Dave Horvathhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140301/NEWS/140309945/1003/NEWS
"Really, the impact will be in the morning hours," said Ryan Cardell, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Springfield, explaining that a mixture of rain, snow, freezing rain and sleet could begin before sunrise today. "But fortunately for you in [...]]]>Neosho man pleads guilty to stealing nearly $5 million from employer
Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:16:03 +0000U.S Attorney's Office, Western District of Missourihttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140228/NEWS/140228537/1003/NEWS David VanWinkle, 60, of Neosho, waived his right to a grand jury and pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge David P. Rush to wire fraud, money laundering and failure to pay taxes.
VanWinkle was the [...]]]>Clean energy program set at Crowder
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 23:58:08 +0000From Staff Reportshttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140226/NEWS/140228894/1003/NEWS
Clean Line Energy is developing a transmission system to transport power from the wind-rich Great Plains to the population centers in the Midwest. They are going to be using direct current transmission lines. Westview to hold banquet for seniors
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 23:56:23 +0000Todd G. Higdonhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140226/NEWS/140228895/1003/NEWS
The annual Westview Senior Citizens Banquet will be held from 5-6 p.m. Thursday, March 6, at the school, located on U.S. Highway 60 between Neosho and Seneca.
"This is a great way to give back to the people of our community who has supported our school," said Michelle Foulk, senior [...]]]>Freeman boosts opportunities
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 23:54:20 +0000Dave Horvathhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140226/NEWS/140228896/1003/NEWS
Renee Denton, Freeman Neosho Hospital Administrator, reported to the Neosho Area Chamber of Commerce Economic Development Committee this week that a new therapeutic services center will become operational within the next six weeks.
"It’s a relocation of services where we will be providing cardiac rehab, infusion therapy, wound care [...]]]>Franks: Freight lanes vital
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 23:47:12 +0000Dave Horvathhttp://www.neoshodailynews.com/article/20140226/NEWS/140228897/1003/NEWS
That’s the assessment of Mike Franks, interim Neosho economic development director, speaking this week to the Neosho Area Chamber of Commerce Economic Development Committee.
"MoDOT [Missouri Department of Transportation] is looking [...]]]>