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2014-05-28 12:21:28

Driver Feedback Spurs Significant Addition of Automatic Transmission and Tandem Axle Twin ScrewTractors to Fleet JOPLIN, Mo., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Con-way Truckload, a full truckload carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced its purchase of 550 new tractors, 540 of which will be equipped with automatic transmissions and all with driver-preferred 6x4 axles, in a replacement cycle that will maintain the company's 2,700-tractor fleet as one of the...

Final Joplin Tornado Report Issued By NIST
2014-03-31 13:56:17

NIST The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released the final report on its technical investigation into the impacts of the May 22, 2011, tornado that struck Joplin, Mo. The final report is strengthened by clarifications and supplemental text suggested by organizations and individuals from across the nation in response to the request for comments on the draft Joplin report, released Nov. 21, 2013. The revisions did not alter the investigation team's major...

2014-01-13 12:20:30

Drivers in Five Categories Receive Company's Top Honor for Outstanding Performance JOPLIN, Mo., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Truckload, a full truckload carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced its 2013 Drivers of the Year -- the company's highest recognition. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130313/MM76897LOGO) The Driver of the Year award categories include individual and team company and contracted drivers, as well as regional drivers. Award...

2013-10-03 23:23:16

Projects selected will be constructed as resilient housing options in New York, New Orleans and Joplin, MO. “Designing Recovery” is an ideas competition created by The American Institute of Architects (AIA), in partnership with Make It Right, St. Bernard Project, Architecture for Humanity and Dow Building Solutions. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 “Designing Recovery” was developed to help survivors of recent natural disasters in three distinct settings – New York...

2013-07-12 23:25:31

Dr. Steven M. Carlson and the team at Carlson Chiropractic Center are celebrating ten years in Joplin on Monday, July 15. Joplin, MO (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 Dr. Steven M. Carlson and the team at Carlson Chiropractic Center are celebrating ten years in Joplin on Monday, July 15. A Birthday party to mark the occasion is scheduled to take place between 8:30 am – 12 noon, and 2 pm – 6 pm. Staff, friends, and patients are all invited to stop in to take part in the event. Promising cupcakes,...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.