VIDEO GALLERY

Yakov Smirnoff
Some nationally recognized comedians are get ready to take the stage in Joplin.  The lineup for “Stand Up for Joplin” gathered today with officials at the Taylor Performing Arts Center. Proceeds will go to Joplin schools and the tornado relief fund. Yakov Smirnoff will headline the Tuesday... 
_Textbook
Joplin schools want to use Memorial Hall for the next school year. With Joplin High School and East Middle School damaged, the district hopes to contract with the City to use Joplin Memorial Hall for team practices and even games. The hall has a gym floor and can facilitate volleyball, basketball and... 
High Heat
The triple digit temperatures are causing cases of heat exhaustion and may have played a role in the death of a homeless man in Springfield. Police say the 55 year old was found in a homeless camp in a wooded area Saturday morning in a small tent. An autopsy will be conducted. St. John’s emergency... 
_5-22 Tornado Hope - Joplin - High School
Area school districts hold another early enrollment today. The districts hope to get an idea of how many students will switch schools after the Joplin tornado may have forced moves. Five school districts surrounding Joplin hosted pre-enrollment sessions July 11th as well. Coordinators say pre-enrollment... 
Four State Farm Show
Updated July 17, 2011 at 11:05 PM CST: Pittsburg’s 37th annual Four State Farm Show comes to a close today. The show began Friday the 15th and ended this afternoon. With farm equipment in action, and a wide variety of exhibits, the Farm Show acted as a one stop shop. Featuring everything a farmer,... 
Iraq Students
Dozens of international exchange students travel to Joplin to help with relief efforts. For many of them it was their first ever volunteering experience, it was also a way to learn about the American Spirit. Volunteering, something some Iraq students have never done before. A group of 25 Iraqi students... 
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