Both construction work and fundraising continue for the planned College of Dental Medicine, which will join the osteopathic medical school on the campus of Kansas City University in Joplin.
Representatives with the university met earlier today with La-Z-Boy, which made a donation to the dental school. The school has had a lot of buy-in from the community, and it seeks to train dental professionals to work in underserved areas, like Southwest Missouri.
Learn more in a story from reporter Joe Hadsall at joplinglobe.com and in Thursday’s print edition.
We’ll also bring you:
- Coverage of the first day of a domestic assault trial in Jasper County.
- Advice from the Better Business Bureau’s Stephanie Garland about how to work with roofing contractors.
- Information about an upcoming Flag Day ceremony in Joplin.
The temperatures are rising out there, so stay hydrated and in the air conditioning or shade when possible. Have a good night.