“Being a teenager is a critical period of time that plays a huge role in influencing and shaping a young adult’s path towards self-sufficiency. Many teenagers face different life choices and experiences that will dramatically and directly affect their future, but some teens might not......

“Many of us are usually aware of the heating bill as we start turning up the dial in our homes for the winter,  The added expense is especially difficult for low income families in the Ozarks. Winter is fast approaching and you may be looking at......

“In a twist-off of the “Amazing Race” reality television competition, participants raced through nine different challenge stops at locations across Springfield, according to Dumas-Bell.“   Thanks to the Standard for coverage on our Springfield Adventure event with proceeds from the race going to the OACAC......