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Two Vehicle Collision Rangeline Rd Joplin Mo

11-14-2019

Two vehicle collision reported after 7:40 p.m. last night on Rangeline Rd in Joplin, Missouri.
Joplin Police Department, Joplin Fire Department Engine 3, and EMS were dispatached to the crash.
The collision was cleaned up shortly after 8:15 p.m.

(Video and Photos on scene Rangeline Rd)

Death Investigation 2602 S Vermont Joplin Mo

Press Release Death Investigation

Media Contact: Captain Nick Jimenez 417-623-3131 ext 676

On November 11th, 2019 Joplin Police Department investigators were conducting a neighborhood canvass in reference to an arson investigation that took place at 2605 S. New Hampshire Ave. During the neighborhood canvass information was developed on an unrelated case. Information was brought forward that a deceased person was inside the residence of 2602 S. Vermont Ave. Multiple follow ups by investigations were conducted on November 12th, 2019 by Joplin Police investigators. A search warrant for 2602 S. Vermont Ave was executed by the Joplin Police Department on November 12th, 2019. The search located a deceased adult male in a freezer inside the residence. The investigation is on-going. An autopsy is being scheduled for the deceased male. Identification is being withheld pending notification of next of kin and positive identification of the body. If you have any information or tips about this investigation you are asked to contact Sgt. Wolf at 417-623-3131 x881 or awolf@joplinmo.org

Photo Credit: Jeremy Scherle/Regional Entertainment

Update – On November 13th, 2019 a warrant was issued for Abandonment Of A Corpse for Barbara J. Watters, 67 years of age of 2602 S. Vermont Joplin, MO in reference to this investigation. The bond amount has been set at $100,000 cash. Below is pic of suspect and vehicle model

Barbara J. Watters

17th Annual Festival of Wreaths Crowder College

The 17th annual Festival of Wreaths is set to begin tomorrow evening November 12th 2019 at Crowder College in Neosho, Missouri. Each year hundreds of items are donated with 100% of the money going directly to help the students attending college. If you can not attend the event you can register online and bid on the silent and live ticket items on the link provided. The event is open to the public with finger food and drinks avaible https://501auctions.com/festivalofwreaths

Schedule 11-12-2019

5 p.m. doors open

5-6:30 pm hors d oeuvres served

6:30 pm live auction begins

7:20 p.m longwell museum closes to prepare for check-out

7:30 p.m. silent auction ends

7:45 p.m. check-out begins in longwell museum raffle ticket sales end

8:00 p.m. Raffle Drawings

8:15 p.m. Live Auction Ends

 

Photo Credit: Jeremy Scherle/Regional Entertainment

Sears Joplin Missouri To Close

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(Sears Joplin Missouri Location)

Sears annoucned today that an additional 96 stores would close 51 Sears locations and 45 K-Mart stores nation wide. This closing would leave a third of sears locations remaining open with 182 stores. Sears in Joplin, Missouri was in the newly annouced list of closings.

see list below

Arkansas

  • North Little Rock Sears: 3930 McCain Blvd.

Arizona

  • Prescott Sears: 3400 Gateway Blvd.

California

  • Buena Park Sears: 8150 La Palma Ave.
  • Chula Vista Sears: 565 Broadway
  • Fresno Sears: 3636 N Blackstone Ave.
  • Los Angeles Sears: 3755 Santa Rosalia Drive
  • Montclair Sears: 5080 Montclair Plz Ln
  • Moreno Valley Sears: 22550 Town Circle
  • N Hollywood Sears: 12121 Victory Blvd.
  • Palm Desert Sears: 72-880 Hwy 111
  • Riverside Sears: 5261 Arlington Ave.
  • San Bernadino Sears: 100 Inland Ctr
  • San Bruno Sears: 1178 El Camino Real
  • San Jose Sears: 2180 Tully Road
  • Santa Maria Sears: 200 Town Ctr E
  • Temecula Sears: 40710 Winchester Road
  • Tracy Sears: 3350 Naglee Road
  • Ventura Sears: 3295 E Main Street
  • Victorville Sears: 14420 Bear Valley Road
  • Visalia Sears: 3501 S Mooney Blvd.
  • West Covina Sears: 1209 Plaza Drive

Florida

  • Fort Myers Sears: 4125 Cleveland Ave.
  • Hialeah Sears: 1625 W 49th Street
  • Miami Sears: 20701 SW 112th Ave.

Georgia

  • Douglasville Sears: 6580 Douglas Blvd.

Illinois

  • Peoria Sears: 2200 W War Memorial Drive
  • West Dundee Sears: 5000 Spring Hill Mall

Maryland

  • Cumberland Sears: 1262 Vocke Road

Massachusetts

  • Auburn Sears: 385 Southbridge Street
  • Leominster Sears: 100 Commercial Road

Michigan

  • Lansing Sears: 3131 E Michigan Ave.

Missouri 

  • Joplin Sears: 101 N Rangeline Road

Nevada

  • Las Vegas Sears: 4000 Meadow Lane

New Hampshire

  • Nashua Sears: 310 Daniel Webster Highway
  • Concord Sears: 270 Loudon Road

New Mexico

  • Farmington Sears: 4601 E Main Street

New York

  • Buffalo Sears: S 3701 McKinley Parkway

North Carolina

  • Greenville Sears: 3600 South Memorial Drive

Pennsylvania

  • Whitehall Sears: 1259 Whitehall Mall
  • North Wales Sears: 600 Montgomery Mall

Puerto Rico

  • FajaRoado Sears: State Road 3
  • Guayama Sears: Gpo Box 1050
  • Ponce Sears: Pob 7426 Sears Plaza Del Caribe 2050 Road 2 Ponce By Pass Ste 135

Texas

  • San Antonio Sears: 2310 SW Military Drive

Vermont

  • South Burlington Sears: 155 Dorset Street

Virginia

  • Richmond Sears: 11500 Midlothian Turnpike
  • Manassas Sears: 8200 Sudley Road
  • Fredericksburg Sears: 100 Spotsylvania Mall
  • Winchester Sears: 1850 Apple Blossom Drive

Washington

  • Spokane Sears: 14720 E Indiana Ave.
  • Lacey Sears: 651 Sleater Kinney Road SE

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Johnny Morris Lands Forbes 400 List

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(Johnny Morris, Tiger Woods and Bill Dance)

Johnny Morris lands Forbes 400 list topping in at number 207. Mr. Morris is the founder of Bass Pro Shops known all across the world as one of the greatest fishing retailer shops around. Mr. Morris had an amazing year in 2017 aquriing Cabela’s for 5 billion dollars and opening Wonders of Wildlife museum and aquarium building at over 300 million dollars.  Mr. Morris is one of the most generious indivuals you will ever meet in person so humble and kind.  Mr. Morris is also one of greatest philantropists living in Springfield, Missouri always carrying about what the future holds and what we are going to leave are children behind. 

photos of inside Wonders of Wildlife Springfield, Missouri

(Mr. Morris close friend and famous fisherman Jimmy Houston at private event)

Photo Credit: Jeremy Scherle/Regional Entertainment

Bass Pro has events happing all year round one of the most famous is the Legends of Golf every year in April at Big Cedar ranking in at #1 family golf resort in America. If you have time to visit or take your family to Wonders of Wildlife we highly recommend it.

Offical Press Release

Guided by the visionary leadership of our founder and CEO Johnny Morris, Bass Pro Shops is making a significant impact in on the future of conservation. More than 40 years after Johnny began helping people connect with nature through a tiny bait shop, our conservation mission is to inspire people to enjoy, love and conserve the great outdoors.

Key conservation initiatives include protecting wildlife and habitat, connecting kids and families to the outdoors and protecting sportsmen’s rights through access and advocacy efforts. Together with thousands of passionate associates and 200 million annual customers, we’re making a big impact.

for more information please see links below

https://www.forbes.com/profile/john-morris/#4979b3354b51

https://www.basspro.com/shop/en?affcode_c=&gclid=CjwKCAjwlovtBRBrEiwAG3XJ-5RGFgDArO7rm9AxZpTjURXRAtJTOp89u7u4G9PU9-zzxPiQlBW1yRoCyaUQAvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds