Treats on the Square is today! Head on up to the Square from 3-5 for a little early trick or treating. All Carthage are children are invited to come and for a very safe
In the last couple of weeks, we have seen some very near misses as drivers swerve to exit prematurely from an inside lane trying to leave off of a roundabout. Hopefully, this will correct
Halloween is almost here. You may be trick-or-treating door-to-door or spending time with your family and friends. Regardless of how you celebrate, take steps to make it a safe holiday for everyone. Protect yourself and
Come out and enjoy a free family fun Halloween celebration on Friday, Oct. 29th starting at 5:00 PM. The Galena City Offices, Galena Library, and Galena Museum will be handing out candy at 211
The Salvation Army of Jasper and Newton Counties will have in-person Christmas Assistance applications from November 1 – 5th at the Joplin Corps and Carthage Corps locations. Online Christmas Assistance applications are available from
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Enjoy a howling good time at Joplin Humane Society Animal Adoption & Resource Center. Stop and get your picture taken with your furry friend. There are three different "costume categories."
Enjoy a jump start to the holidays at the Pittsburg, KS Farmer's Market. Find those unique, thoughtful gifts for everyone on your Christmas gift list. We hope you find something great for yourself. See
Come out on Saturday, November 13th, for the thirty-third American Legion 13 Veteran Day Parade. Bring your flag and show your appreciation to our heroes who answered the call, keeping our freedom.
Are you already preparing holiday packages and letters? Know about recent USPS changes that might impact what, when, and how you send them. As of October 1, 2021, there are new First-Class Mail and Periodical