Sunday, December 4, 2016

Carl Junction Police search for suspect in Randy's Drive-In break-in

(From the Carl Junction Police Department)

There was break in at Randy's Drive In on Tuesday night. 

The suspect in this burglary cut his/her hand. 

We believe the suspect lived within walking distance of Randy's. The injury would probably not need stitches, but would need bandaging. 

If you can help us with a suspect, please call the Police Department at 649-7070.

Highway Patrol DWI Arrests December 3-4

The Missouri Highway Patrol arrested the following people for driving while intoxicated:

Richard V. Simrell, 39, Bella Vista, Arkansas
Rafael Lomeli, 31, Springfield
Antonio J. Bolanos Ruiz, 31, Monett
Luis A. Ramos, 33, Monett
Uwana A. Jones, 53, Osceola
Carlos Garcia, 67, Monett
Haley D. Posey, 22, Neosho
Jesse C. Tinucci, 39, Springfield
Geoffery A. Aiken, 22, Joplin
Madison E. Laturno, 23, Ozark
Austin E. Gosney, 22, Halfway
Jordan T. Morgan, 18, Rogersville
Hillary J. Reburn, 26, Webb City
Krystal E. Madrid, 31, Monett
Kassandra M. Lee, 31, Springfield
Michael B. Knight, 49, Monett
Travis R. Myddleton, 42, Aurora
Joshua L. Cox, 30, Hartville
Austin W. Alexander, 22, Marshfield
Patrick O. Williams, 23, El Dorado Springs
Ronald D. Harris, 56, Strafford
Jonathan M. Brown, 26, Stockton


Friday, December 2, 2016

Joplin Christmas Parade is Tuesday; parade lineup provided

The City of Joplin reminds citizens that the annual Christmas Parade is set for Tuesday, December 6. Freeman Health System is the host for this year’s parade, which has the theme “A Hollywood Christmas”.

Officials with Freeman have announced that the parade will begin promptly at 6 p.m. The parade route will be from 15th and Main Street through 3rd and Main Street, with the parade judges stationed at 8th and Main Street. Volunteers helping with the parade can be found throughout the route, and will be designated by the orange vests that they will be wearing.

Parking will not be allowed along Main Street, starting at 10 a.m. on Tuesday to allow everyone a clear vantage point. Accessible parking will be available at 8th and Main Street.

At the end of the parade at 3rd and Main Street, organizers have asked parade participants to exit according to their category. All bands and school groups arriving on buses will exit to the east when they reach 3rd street. The rest of the entries will exit to the west on 3rd street.

The line-up order for entries is also listed at end of this release. Line up for the Christmas Parade will begin promptly at 4:30 p.m. between the blocks of 15th and 24th Streets on Main Street.

Sgt. Jared Delzell with the Joplin Police Department reminds residents about the street closures that occur prior and during the parade.

“We close Main Street as well as all intersections along the route for the parade from 26th Street to 3rd Street,” he said. “We encourage everyone to be extra cautious during this event. And if needing to cross Main Street, be sure to plan extra travel time in order to reach the far south or north end during the event.”
2016 JOPLIN CHRISTMAS PARADE LINE UP

DECEMBER 6, 2016



15TH STREET-ENTER FROM THE EAST SIDE OF 16TH STREET

JOPLIN POLICE DEPARTMENT LEAD VEHICLE/JOPLIN PD/FD HONOR GUARDS

CITY OF JOPLIN MRAP VEHICLE

JOPLIN FIRE DEPT TRUCK

METS

GRAND MARSHAL



1.       JOPLIN EAGLE PRIDE MARCHING BAND

2.       JOPLIN MIDDLE SCHOOL CHEERLEADERS

3.       OZARK CENTER

4.       FOOTPRINTS & FRIENDS PRESCHOOL

5.       SOUTHWEST MISSOURI QUARTER MIDGET CAR ASSOCIATION

6.       ARVEST BANK

7.       JOPLIN NORTH MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND

16TH STREET-ENTER FROM THE EAST SIDE OF 17TH STREET

8.       GIRL SCOUT TROOP 71302

9.       THE FLIP SHOP

10.   SLO-MO V DUBS

11.   CUB SCOUT PACK 39

12.   CUB SCOUT PACK 77

13.   SARCOXIE MARCHING BEARS

14.   MELISSA COLE

15.   CUB SCOUT PACK 70

16.   GIRL SCOUT TROOP 71339

17.   LUCKY CLOVER 4H POLAR EXRESS

18.   GIRL SCOUT TROOP 71392

17TH STREET-ENTER FROM THE EAST SIDE OF 18TH STREET

19.   JOPLIN EAST MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND

20.   JOPLIN FFA

21.   JOPLIN AREA FIREFIGHTERS CHRISTMAS 4 KIDS

22.   JOPLIN LITTLE ALL-STARS

23.   JOPLIN YOUTH CHEER

24.   BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF SW MO

25.   FREEMAN HEALTH SYSTEM

26.   KSN/KODE

27.   FREEMAN AUXILIARY

28.   FIRST GOSPEL WORKERS CHURCH

29.   AMPLIFY TUMBLING & TRAMPOLINE

30.   DIAMOND WILDCAT MARCHING BAND



18TH STREET-ENTER FROM THE EAST SIDE OF 19TH STREET

31.   SPINNING WHEELS SK8 CENTER

32.   UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE OF JOPLIN

33.   STUDENTS AGAINST DESTRUCTIVE DECISIONS

34.   THELOPE.COM

35.   S.O.S. MINISTRIES

36.   MCAULEY CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL MISS MERRY CHRISTMAS 2016

37.   POST 13 AMERICAN LEGION

38.   ONE CHURCH JOPLIN

39.   QUAKER HILL SKILLED NURSING

40.   FREEMAN DONOR COUNCIL

41.   FOX 14/KOAM TV PUPPET PARTY

42.   JOPLIN SOUTH MIDDLE SCHOOL MARCHING BAND

19TH STREET-ENTER FROM THE EAST SIDE OF 20TH STREET

43.   XTREME LIMOUSINES

44.   SMB

45.   TORQ’D PERFORMANCE

46.   THE GREEN ALLIANCE OF SW MO

47.   JOPLIN PRIDE

48.   MSSU CHEERLEADERS AND ROARY

49.   H&R BLOCK

50.   JOPLIN OUTLAWS

51.   CRICKET WIRELESS

52.   DR. FLY’S

53.   ROPER BUICK GMC

20TH STREET-ENTER FROM THE EAST SIDE OF 21ST STREET

54.   SOUTHSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH

55.   OPERATION COMBAT FREEDOM

56.   GILSTER MARY LEE

57.   THE COMMUNITIES OF WILDWOOD RANCH

58.   NEW DIMENSIONS SCHOOL OF HAIR DESIGN

59.   CICI’S PIZZA

60.   JOPLIN GARDENS

61.   OAKTON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

62.   SLUMBERLAND

63.   LOVE YOUR MELON

64.   JOPLIN SALVATION ARMY

21ST STREET-ENTER FROM THE EAST SIDE OF 22ND STREET

65.   ABOU BEN ADHEM SHRINE CREW

66.   MO ARMY NATIONAL GUARD 203RD

67.   REDDINGS MILL FIRE DEPT

68.   WAL-MART STORE #59

69.   JOPLIN HEALTH & REHAB

70.   ATLAS SAFE ROOMS

71.   MIKAELA CARSON

72.   TALENTFORCE

73.   AMI RADIO

74.   THE LAWN GUY

75.   PITS IN THE PARK

22ND STREET-ENTER FROM THE EAST SIDE OF 23RD STREET

76.   FRESENIUS KIDNEY CARE

77.   D&J AUTO SALES

78.   JOPLIN SPORTS AUTHORITY

79.   MO KAN ROLLER GIRLZ

80.   MAKAYLA GRACE CUSTOM T SHIRTS

81.   IMMANUEL LUTHERAN & MARTIN LUTHER SCHOOL

82.   COMER’S WRECKER

83.   CROSSROADS CHEVROLET CADILLAC

84.   LIBERTY TAX SERVICE

85.   LEGACY FARM & LAWN

86.   REGAL CAR SALES & CREDIT

23RD STREET-ENTER FROM THE EAST SIDE OF 24TH STREET

87.   UNION TRANSFER & STORAGE

88.   JOPLIN HUMANE SOCIETY

89.   COURTNEY DENNEY/MOOREHOUSE/HEIFNER TEAM

90.   HOMEPRO

91.   ASSOCIATED REDI MIX

92.   CERTIFIED EXPRESS

24TH STREET-ENTER FROM THE EAST SIDE OF 25TH STREET

93.   ASBELL COMPANIES

94.   T&D DONKEY RESCUE

95.   O’BRIEN REDI MIX

96.   COCA COLA

97.   SANTA FE TOWING

98.   JFD FIRE TRUCK LEADING SANTA

99.   SANTA