Carrie's Cafe serves students a helping of real world experience
A unique class at Missouri State gets students out of the classroom and into the kitchen.
From pricing to cooking, the senior-level class for food and beverage management students is all hands-on experience operating and managing Carrie's Cafe.
"Once you leave Carrie's Café, you should have all the qualities it takes to start a café and run it through, so that's kind of our goal," said Brooke ...
Young girl hit by a car speaks out
"I felt I was about to die," says Myela Zeurcher, the 9 year old who was hit by a car at the intersection of Oak Grove and Cherry street.
It happened early Wednesday morning as Myela was walking to school at Bingham Elementary. She says the driver was making a right turn onto Oak Grove when she struck her, knocking out Myela's two front teeth.
Myela says ...
Arrest made in deadly shooting in McDonald county; victim identified
The McDonald county sheriff confirms they have a man behind bars in connection to Wednesday night's deadly shooting near the town of Jane.
Deputies found the body of Rodney Frederick, 35 (photo above) inside the home on Donnelly Lane Wednesday night. A woman and young boy were also in the house; they had been tied up.
Thursday, the sheriff confirmed they had made an arrest in the case, ...
World Series TV ratings increase from Game 1 to 2
NEW YORK (AP) — Game 2 of the World Series stayed close deeper into the night, boosting television ratings.
The 12.9 million viewers Wednesday on Fox for the Kansas City Royals' 7-2 win over the San Francisco Giants were an increase of 6 percent from Game 1. The 7.9 rating with a 14 share was still the second-lowest ever for a Game 2. The Giants' 2-0 ...
North Arkansas Electric Coop wins federal loan to help members
North Arkansas Electric Cooperative is one of the first two rural electric coops to benefit from a new federal program. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Thursday that North Arkansas will receive a $4.6 million loan to help its members pay for things that could reduce their energy costs.
Here’s the news release from the USDA:
WASHINGTON, October 23, 2014 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced ...
Helping young job seekers find their career path
'Today's Youth, Tomorrow's Jobs' is a forum where high school counselors and businesses are putting their heads together and sharing ideas on how to get young people ready for the work force.
Ramona George is a member of the Workforce Investment Board's Youth Council at the Missouri Career Center in Springfield.
"We want the youth of today to have a job in tomorrows workforce that will make ...