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Ten Minute Tuesdays brings you news, events, weather, and sports from Carthage, Missouri in under 10 minutes each week. Join hosts Wendi Douglas, John Hacker and David Hoover for up-to-date information from Carthage News Online.

Ten Minute Tuesdays brings you news, events, weather, and sports from Carthage, Missouri in under 10 minutes each week. Join hosts Wendi Douglas, John Hacker and David Hoover for up-to-date information from Carthage News Online.


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Ten Minute Tuesdays brings you news, events, weather, and sports from Carthage, Missouri in under 10 minutes each week. Join hosts Wendi Douglas, John Hacker and David Hoover for up-to-date information from Carthage News Online.






Ten Minute Tuesdays January 25, 2022

Headlines this week include Carthage is starting to see the revenue come in for the use tax approved in August 2021, a Carthage man attempts to flee Joplin courts building then assaults officers, a kidnapping out of East Prairie Missouri ends with an arrest in Jasper County, and Jasper County Health Department implements electronic documentation for new COVID cases. Plus, David shares weather, Carthage Tiger sports and events coming to Carthage. Subscribe to catch local news each week on...


Ten Minute Tuesdays January 18, 2022

Headlines this week include Carthage R-9 Board of Education approves putting the no tax increase bond issue in front of voters in April for a Performing Arts Center, three Carthage students will be recognized at Gov. Mike Parson's annual state of the state address in Jefferson City, Principal Laurel Rosenthal to retire from Mark Twain after 55 years with the school, and Julie Reams takes over as President of the Carthage Chamber of Commerce. Plus, David shares weather, sports and events...


Ten Minute Tuesdays January 11, 2022

Headlines this week include AMI schedule for Carthage R-9 Schools, Jasper County Health Department COVID 19 numbers, Donations in Honor of Betty White received at Carthage Humane Society, George Washing Carver Essay Contest looks for entries from area 3rd and 4th graders, and the Jasper County Extension Center opens polling hours. Plus, David shares sports highlights, Wendi gives a quick weather update and talks about events coming to Carthage. Subscribe to catch local news each week on your...


Ten Minute Tuesdays January 4, 2022

Easing into the new year with a recap of top stories from 2021 and looking forward as we note the dates of popular events in 2022. Plus, David gives an overview of the first week of sports in Carthage in 2022, and in weather, snow is mentioned, but shouldn't leave a lingering impression this week. Thanks for listening! Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=CZBLKDGQFUZL2)


Ten Minute Tuesdays December 21, 2021

We're sharing the last podcast of 2021! We hope you get quality time with friends and family this season as well. The news updates include headlines from Carthage News Online including new leadership at the Carthage Chamber, Carthage Fire Department, and Carthage Police Department, students from Carthage make the Dean's list at their respective community colleges, and file now - seats are available on City Council. We have sports from David with weather and events from Wendi. Merry...


Ten Minute Tuesdays December 14, 2021

The top stories include storms scheduled for Wednesday, a new Police Chief in Carthage, and a new License Bureau. David delivers updates in sports and Wendi lists all the activities on the community calendar this week. Take time to subscribe to the podcast to stay in touch with Carthage News Online. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=CZBLKDGQFUZL2)


Ten Minute Tuesdays December 7, 2021

Ten Minute Tuesdays is back on track bringing you news, events, weather and sports from Carthage in less than ten minutes. Listen to hear information about MFA Oil's acquisition of fuel and propane operations of Midwest Propane, a job listing with great pay and no experience necessary, latest Show Me Select sale news from Joplin Regional Stockyards, CFO hits a $500 M milestone, and Carthage McDonald's Manager receives Global Accolades. Plus, sports with David Hoover with a brief weather...


Ten Minute Tuesdays November 30, 2021

We ran long. Set your player to a faster speed to get your news updates in less than ten minutes. So many great updates from the community! Including accolades for a few Carthaginians, and an amazing kickoff to start the holiday season from Vision Carthage, Carthage Parks and Recreation, and CWEP. It gets better and better with hometown pride this weekend. Tune in for updates on craft shows, and wonderful ideas to celebrate the Christmas Season in Carthage. Support the show...


Ten Minute Tuesdays November 23, 2021

We're a bit long so listen fast! Ten Minute Tuesdays brings you the news, events, weather, and sports in about ten minutes every Tuesday from Carthage, Missouri. This week, we report on two decisions from the Carthage Board of Education meeting, cooking safety tips from the American Red Cross, sports with David, and a generous helping of events coming to Carthage this week! Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=CZBLKDGQFUZL2)


Ten Minute Tuesdays November 26, 2021

This week's headlines include news on a Blood Drive that delivers Chiefs shirts to donors, Youth 4 H Horse Judging team news from nationals in Louisville, Winter trout fishing updates from the Missouri Department of Conservation, and a bit of bad news in sports. Weather this week from the National Weather Service includes Winter Weather Preparedness tips, and events are listed from the community calendar at carthagenewsonline.com Thanks for tuning in! Our anniversary episode last week...


Ten Minute Tuesdays November 9, 2021

Celebrate one year of the smallest podcast on the internet! Ten Minute Tuesday turns one year old! Thank you to the dozens who download the podcast each week! This week in news in Carthage the Hall of Heroes Announces the Class of 2021, the City of Carthage Begins the Leaf Pickup Program, artNotes from Hyde House Offers Amaryllis Sales, Vision Carthage presents Hometown Holidays featuring synthetic Ice Skating, November is Peak Season for Deer Collisions in Missouri, Young Hunters Harvest...


Ten Minute Tuesdays November 2, 2021

A light news week as fall sports wind down. Tune in for news, events, weather and sports from Carthage News Online. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=CZBLKDGQFUZL2)


Ten Minute Tuesdays October 26, 2021

Submitting just before midnight - enjoy news, events, weather, and sports from Carthage, Missouri in under ten minutes - on a Tuesday. Subscribe to keep in touch with your community. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=CZBLKDGQFUZL2)


Ten Minute Tuesdays October 19, 2021

Wow! An assortment of news exclusive to TMT listeners including City Council Strategic Planning agenda, Maple Leaf Festival winners, Halloween and Treats on the Square updates, and discover Hometown Holidays coming soon to the Carthage Square. Plus, sports with David Hoover and very seasonable expectations in weather this week. We wrap up with weekend event announcements from virtual programs with MDC and a continuing exhibition of two shows at artCentral. Support the show...


Ten Minute Tuesdays October 12, 2021

Headlines include a few highlights from Facebook and stories at Carthage News Online including arrest reports from Jasper County Sherriff's Office, a call for candidates for the Jasper County Extension Center, and a local Carthaginean is inducted into the 2021 Missouri Veteran's Hall of Fame. David delivers sports updates, we share a weather update, and a reading of the events from Carthage Maple Leaf Festival this week, plus a few more events! And we drop the news regarding Hometown...


Ten Minute Tuesdays October 5, 2021

Maple Leaf Festival kicked off last week and goes full throttle this week. Tune in for news, events, weather, and a full five minutes of sports from Carthage. For full stories and to subscribe, visit CarthageNewsOnline.com. The Carthage Chamber of Commerce has a new website packed with festival events and our community calendar has a couple mixed in. Discover something new about Carthage! Have a great week! Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=CZBLKDGQFUZL2)


Ten Minute Tuesdays September 28, 2021

A generous ten minutes half-packed with sports! Carthage teams seem to be dominating on fields, courts, and pools this year. Congratulations to all the athletes! In headlines, we discuss a new appointment at Carthage R9, a letter to the editor regarding bullying, an Oronogo resident surrenders dogs to the sheriff's department after multiple people were bit, and the fall foliage report from MDC. In the weather, we are expecting rain, but hoping to see a bit of sun on the weekend. PLUS -...


Ten Minute Tuesdays September 21, 2021

Tune in for a Sports. David has a ton of updates in sports and we celebrate the Carthage win over Webb City last week. In headlines, we share the tree report from MDC, White Pages, and more from CarthageNewsOnline.com. We continue our quick tips for Preparedness month with an app that will help families plan for disaster. Finally, we share events coming to Carthage in the next few weeks. Thank you for listening!


Ten Minute Tuesdays September 14, 2021

A bonus minute filled with sports! Carthage Fall sports are in full swing with five full minutes of boys and girls results from events in Carthage this week. Plus, we have a great story of one teacher donating a kidney to another teacher and updates from the Jasper County Health Department. Plus, early morning storms are likely on Wedesday and great events happening in Carthage this week! Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=CZBLKDGQFUZL2)


Ten Minute Tuesdays September 7, 2021

It's still Tuesday! Late-night news means a TON of sports updates from David! Headlines this week include a book report from Rebecca Haines, an opportunity to vote for Vision Carthage, and a new class from the Hall of Carthage Heroes. Plus a quick weather update and weekend events including artCentral, Carthage Family Literacy Center, Red Oak II, and Food Truck Friday! Click to listen and subscribe to stay in the know! Support the show...