Pittsburg American Legion baseball team embraces change, prepares for 2020 season
Post 64 is holding tryouts this week with plans to begin player later this month.
Schibi tabbed as next Parsons head football coach
Jeff Schibi has accepted an offer to become the head coach of the Parsons High School football program.
Pitt State football leads MIAA in 2019 attendance
The Gorillas averaged 7,705 fans per home game last season.
Local qualifiers react to cancellation of Boston Marathon
Wayne Gilmore was planning on running in his first career Boston Marathon.
MINK League cancels 2020 baseball season
The league plans to return next summer.
Pitt State football cancels June camps
PSU has canceled football camps scheduled for June due to COVID-19.
Former Parsons football assistant Wade gets first head coaching shot in Coffeyville
Deonta Wade is the next head coach of the Field Kindley High School football program.
Pittsburg's Minniefield signs to join Pitt State track and field program
Minniefield is a 3X state qualifier in the shot put for the Purple Dragons, finishing 3rd in the state as a junior.
Baxter's Delaney Barnes signs to John Brown University volleyball
Delaney Barnes is an All-State player for the Lions.
Caney Valley's Kaminska named 2X Gatorade Kansas Baseball Player of the Year
Jace Kaminska has earned Player of the Year honors for the second straight season.
Pitt State's Misse, former Columbus Titan Jace McDown named MIAA Fall Student-Athletes of the Year
Misse had a 4.0 GPA as a nursing student.
MIAA to modify schedules following NCAA decision to reduce games for 2020-2021
The MIAA football season will be reduced from 11 games to 10.
Missouri Southern introduces Van Galen as next president
Dean Van Galen will be the 6th president in MSSU history.
Frontenac's Beckmann signs to Neosho County baseball
Jake Beckmann signed Monday to play baseball at Neosho County Community College.
Four lifelong friends set to graduate together from Pitt State nursing program
The "Frontenac Crew" have gone to school together their entire lives leading up to college graduation.
Cottey College announces addition of women's flag football program
The Comets are expecting to play their first season next spring.
Woods tabbed as head coach for Pittsburg High School boys basketball
Jordan Woods has served as an assistant for 9 years at PHS.
Southwest Missouri schools react to MSBA recommendations to "cancel or revise" sports games and practices
The Missouri School Boards' Association has released guidelines and recommendations for opening schools in the state.
After two months of virtual lessons, Ovation Studios in Carthage preps for live recital
Ovation Studios will host a week of recitals beginning May 26th.
Chiefs favored to repeat as Super Bowl champions
Kansas City defeated San Francisco 31-20 in Super Bowl 54.
AP source: MLB owners approve plan to start season in July
The season could begin around July 4th without fans in attendance.
Columbus celebrates college signees; baseball seniors reflect on lost season
Columbus celebrated three baseball signees and one soccer signee Friday.
Columbus celebrates four student-athlete signees
Three sign to play baseball, one to play soccer.
Chiefs 2020 schedule released
The Chiefs are scheduled to play five prime-time games this season.
Friess resigns as Parsons head football coach
Kurt Friess led the Vikings to their first playoff win in 42 years.
Neosho's Sanders signs to Maryville University wrestling
Kolton Sanders won a state championship his senior season at Neosho.
City of Pittsburg to open ball fields for practice May 18th
The Parks and Recreation Department will accept practice reservations beginning May 13th.
Joplin Public Library to reopen book drop next week
The exterior book drop will be opened May 11th.
Joplin Fire Department responds to overnight residential structure fire
The first crew arrived on scene at 3:27 AM Wednesday morning.
Nevada Regional Medical Center to host golf tournament benefiting newly established "Emergency Response Fund"
The tournament will be May 29th.
Kansas to receive 100,000 masks from Taiwan
The shipment of masks is expected to arrive next week.
Upcoming 'Newsmakers' episodes to focus on ongoing operations at MSSU
The two episodes will highlight a number of continuing services at Missouri Southern State University during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Pitt State President Steve Scott on fall reopening plans
PSU is aiming to reopen to face-to-face classes in the fall.
Police chase in Pittsburg leaves behind damage
Joplin's Roberts-Day fulfills late brother's dream, commits to Baylor football
Kaian Roberts-Day committed to play football at Baylor over the weekend.
Relive Chiefs' Super Bowl victory Saturday night on FOX14
FOX will show a two-hour replay of the game Saturday night at 7 PM.
Kiley Roelfs, former players speak on decision to step away as Pittsburg boys head coach
"It went by very quickly. My two sons basically grew up in this program."
Roelfs stepping down as Pittsburg boys head coach after 21 years
Kiley Roelfs led the team to four straight SEK league titles from 2016-2019.
Chanute woman celebrates 109th birthday with "roll by" party from friends and family
Margaret Hollenshead celebrated her 109th birthday on Wednesday.
Frontenac standout Fields commits to Crowder softball
Karma Fields was the 2019 Sports in Kansas 3A Player of the Year.