delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:28:39 +0000 City-wide cleanup set Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:29:12 +0000 Dave Horvath

Wes Franklin, public relations and events coordinator, invites residents to dispose of irregular items at the Neosho Transfer Station, 4701 Howard Bush Dr. from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day.

"One thing we try to stress," said [...]]]>
Art in the Park set for Saturday Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:27:06 +0000 Todd G. Higdon

The event is free of charge and open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

"The main purpose of Art in the Park is to celebrate George Washington Carver’s love of art," said Curtis Gregory, park ranger at the monument. "A lot of visitors [...]]]>
Group to honor two at banquet Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:21:31 +0000 Dave Horvath

Cory Daspit, foundation board member, said this year’s theme is "Neosho R-5 Schools: Our Future," which will be expounded upon by the keynote speaker, Dr. Kent Medlin, superintendent, Willard R-2 school District.
R-5 to review election results Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:19:43 +0000 Dave Horvath

The board will first recognize school board members, including Lynn Otey and Caroline Perigo, who are retiring; and will then vote to accept the results of the April 8 election, which included the defeat of a proposed $24 million bond issue to construct a new middle [...]]]>
Sub search for missing Malaysia Airlines jet to be finished in week Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Business update: US delays review of contentious Keystone pipeline Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Today in the News: Ferry captain, 2 crewmembers arrested Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:00:00 +0000 News to know

The captain and two crewmembers who were operating the South Korean ferry that crashed have been arrested, USA Today reported. The captain, Lee Joon-seok, 68, was charged with negligence of duty and violation of maritime law. The charges against the crewmembers weren't announced. Officials say the ferry was going [...]]]> Avalanche sweeps down Mount Everest, killing at least 12 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Sub scours ocean for missing Malaysia Airlines jet Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:58:52 +0000 By The Associated Press MEXICO CITY — Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America's passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico City around midday, according to people close to his family. He was 87.

Widely considered the most popular Spanish-language writer since Miguel de Cervantes in the 17th century, Garcia Marquez achieved literary celebrity that spawned comparisons to Mark Twain and Charles [...]]]> Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:57:50 +0000 3 protesters killed in attack on Ukrainian base Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:52:26 +0000 Morning Jolt: Evacuation order came too late for many on sinking ferry Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:51:51 +0000 In the news

An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.

The first instructions from the captain [...]]]> Commemoration set for Tipton Ford Tragedy Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:51:30 +0000 Kay Hively Carson ready to perform magic in Neosho Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:36:21 +0000 Dave Horvath Easter baskets delivered to children in KC hospital Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:32:14 +0000 Todd G. Higdon Program focuses on Earth Day Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:29:08 +0000 Todd G. Higdon Fishing for donation Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:25:22 +0000 Lewis resigns as chairman of Neosho Ethics Board Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:21:47 +0000 Dave Horvath Northside Baptist Church slates 3 events this weekend Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:59:40 +0000 Tiodd G. Higdon