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What to know about Pittsburg City Commission Meeting

Pittsburg city officials met Tuesday, March 23, 2021, for the regularly scheduled City Commission Meeting. The Commission meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m.  During the Public Input segment, resident of Pittsburg Virginia Darling expressed her concern about the lack of storm shelters in the city. The city officials addressed her inquiries at the end of the meeting, as is policy.  City manager Daron Hall said …

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Softball drops doubleheader at MSSU

The softball team played a doubleheader against Missouri Southern State University (MSSU) on Saturday, March 27 in Joplin. The Gorillas were not able to pull a win from either game (0-1, 1-6).   Head Softball Coach Ashley Balazs was disappointed in the turnout of the doubleheader.   “It wasn’t the end result that we wanted,” Balazs said. “I thought we played …

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Donations being collected for PCMS

Pittsburg State University student Addison McColloch has organized a clothing drive for Pittsburg Community Middle School.   “…There are too many children right here in our community that are worried about having clean or warm clothes to wear,” McColloch said. “Children having access to proper clothing and hygiene products is a …

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