Author: Veronica Utecht

Joplin Shooting Leaves One Dead

One man is in custody after a shooting this afternoon in Joplin. 23-year-old Christopher Montz of Neosho was arrested for Assault in the First Degree and Armed Criminal Action. The Joplin Police ...

New Missouri Virtual Education Law

 Kristopher Wise is taking Effective Communication Through Gaming class at McDonald County High School. He'll be a junior in high school when a new law requiring school districts to foot the bill f...

PSU to Offer Biliteracy Seal

Hannah Wade is a senior at Pittsburg State University. She's majoring in Spanish and minoring in International Business. Once she gets those degrees, she hopes to apply for a dental hygiene program...

Online Safety Tips for Kids

Just because school's out, doesn't mean it's time for kids to stop learning. But now, it's on parents to be the teachers and protectors when it comes to online safety. "We just talk about like wha...

Indiana Teacher Hailed as Hero

The teacher who put his body between two guns and his students made his first public appearance.   Jason Seaman took three bullets and may have prevented a larger tragedy.   He walked into a news...

Safety tips for river floating

John Hunter is on the water playing with his kids. But he's  also aware of the potential dangers. "We're having fun! We keep a really close eye on them but it just takes a second for a kid to get ...