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Flash mob takes over Cherokee County Fair

CCF Flash Mob
Ever seen a large group of people assemble at a public place for no reason?     What looked like a typical night at the Cherokee County Fair quickly turned into a wild time leaving lots of residents surprised.  Dancers from ‘Natalie’s Studio of Dance’ and dozens of other people got together and danced to J-Lo’s Hit “On the Floor.” It was done to provide exciting... 
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More instruments will be given away to tornado survivors

guitars
Three Breed Love guitars, as well as guitar lessons, will be given away to three lucky recipients. The guitars, which are valued at close to one-thousand dollars, were donated to Joplin’s Ernie Williamson Music Store  for those who lost their possessions in the May 22nd tornado. The store manager says the gesture is important for musicians, and even those who have always wanted to learn to... 
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Professional bowlers from Tulsa help out JHS Band

Pro Bowlers Help
The Joplin High School Band is given $4,100 to put towards musical necessities thanks to a few professional bowlers.  The group of bowlers drove from Tulsa to present the band members with the money, which was raised through a bowl-a-thon. The bowlers were inclined to help as they were all band members when they were in high school. “I couldn’t imagine losing my house and my kids losing... 
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Rebuilding process brings energy saving questions

Energy Saving Costs
There are many factors to consider when rebuilding a home. Missouri renewable energy flocked to Joplin spread the word to tornado victims on using energy saving products when rebuilding. People think of domes as structures at the state capitol. But dome homes are an energy efficient option Missouri officials want Joplin tornado victims to consider when rebuilding. Along with straw bale houses and earth... 
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Red Cross opens new indoor resource center to beat the heat

New Red Cross Center
Officials urge citizens to seek air conditioning as dangerously hot temperatures swelter the four states. And the American Red Cross is providing relief for those struggling with the heat.  The Red Cross opened a new indoor resource center, full of snacks and drinks, and allowing residents a break from the heat. Red Cross officials say its important for residents and volunteers out in the triple... 
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Joplin family receives reconstructed home

Operation Blessing International
A big surprise for a Joplin family today.  They thought they were getting a new roof, but they got a lot more. Operation blessing international gathered thousands of volunteers to help reconstruct a new home for one family. With the last cuts of a saw and a few more rocks layed, Nathan Powell and his four children have a new place to call home. For the past ten days operation blessing international... 
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