Oct. 8—Talk about a long courtship.
Joplin has been courting HyVee to build a grocery store here for more than a decade. The latest effort has come to an end. But the courtship goes on. Do not give up hope.
I have been told by a reliable source who is in the local commercial real estate loop that HyVee’s president recently came to Joplin and looked at a proposed site for a store on the east side of the 3000 block of South Range Line Road. He did not think it was the best site for a store.
But HyVee is still interested in Joplin. The search for a 15-acre site goes on and the city has suggested some alternate sites to the company.
The company first expressed an interest in Joplin in 2010 when it looked at the former Gus Shaffer Ford dealership property that was located on the
HALIFAX COUNTY, Va. – Authorities are continuing to search for a Halifax County woman who disappeared 12 years ago, according to Virginia State Police.
State police said Hattie Gertrude Brown was last seen on May 16, 2009, at a Sheetz station with her nephew. The gas station is located outside of South Boston near the intersection of Route 501 and Route 58.
According to authorities, she had a silver 2003 Volkswagen Jetta that was later found abandoned behind an old barn on property in the Southeast corner of Halifax County. State police said the car had been set on fire.
Brown, who is approximately 5 feet, 4 inches tall and weighs 155 lbs, was last seen wearing a sleeveless top with pants featuring side stripes, according to authorities.
The investigation into her disappearance also indicates that she left her residence without her purse or critical medication.
“Twelve years is long
Small team allowed on private, 160-acrea ranch to look for missing mother.
JAMUL, Calif. — Search teams were in Jamul on Friday morning looking for a missing mother of three from Chula Vista.
Maya Millete has been missing almost four months.
Six vehicles showed up around 10 a.m. at the abandoned, Barrett House Ranch at the intersection of State Route 94 and Proctor Valley Road in Jamul.
Volunteers were inside the ranch house and also on horseback, searching for Millete.
The 160-acre ranch is private property with a two story, Victorian farmhouse built in 1891.
For weeks, volunteers with Maya Millete’s Search Warriors have been looking for the missing 39-year-old along the Proctor Valley Road corridor from Chula Vista to Jamul.
Friday’s search involved a smaller group of volunteers, which were not part of the larger, public search effort.
Millete went missing on Thursday, January 7 from her home on