A Naturalist Voice

A Naturalist Voice

A Naturalist Voice Witness the Early Summer Launch Field notes by Jeff Cantrell, Photo courtesy of the Missouri Department of Conservation I was a “summer kid,” still a Leo I presume, yet I find it to be no excuse for tolerating the summer temps. It’s hard to believe...
Nathan Hardy

Nathan Hardy

Nathan Hardy College Heights Christian School Interview and photo by Savanah Mandeville What activities are you involved in at school? What about outside of school? I’m involved in soccer, cross country, track, math league, National Honor Society and Academic Quiz...
Lamar Free Fair

Lamar Free Fair

Lamar Free Fair The Pride of Barton County for 75 Years By Kathleen Swift • Photo by Savanah Mandeville Terry and Edwin Moore have been a part of the Lamar Free Fair most of their lives. It was their dad, Bud Moore, whose initiative gave life to the fair 75 years ago....
Thin Red Line K9

Thin Red Line K9

Joplin Program Connects Service Dogs with Veterans Article and photos by Savanah Mandeville Amy Donaldson has been through a lot. When an injury abruptly ended her career in the Air Force, she didn’t know where to turn. As luck would have it, she met a veteran with a...