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9 Questions with CrossFit Kid Emma Cary

Emma Cary is a 13-year-old middle school student who loves pizza, her dog Jim and CrossFit—she trains twice a day and is winning competitions on a national level.

Eight Questions with Jesse Tyler

Springfield’s fourth- or fifth-best person to invite to a party is taking to the streets to cycle across the United States raising money for a good cause.

Five Questions with Jeff Schrag

This month, Mother’s Brewing Company turns 5 years old. Founder and Owner Jeff Schrag chats with us about the brewery, the community and the exciting new developments on the horizon.

Five Questions with Andy Hampshire

This native Brit recently took over Farmers Gastropub, and he’s using his extensive resume and culinary skills to bring a refined menu to the restaurant’s classic pub feel.

Reviewed: Skunk Creek

A tale of lust, loss and good old folk lore, Skunk Creek’s depiction of life in a small Ozarks town hits close to home and keeps you hooked.

Seven Questions With Cole Closser

The local artist recently published his second full-length book and is gaining national attention for his vintage drawing style and interesting short stories.

Four Questions with Amber Abernathy

A conscientiousness expert shares her insight on the factors that affect everything from our personalities to health and longevity.

Nine Questions with Zach and Adam Best

Meet two brothers who grew up in 417-land and used their passion for sports and entertainment to create a brand representing the fans.

Justin Britt

Seattle Seahawks’ Justin Britt is a 417-land native who made it from playing under small-town Friday night lights to tackling opponents among cheers of the NFL’s loudest fans. Read about his...

Junior League of Springfield's New President

Meet the Junior League of Springfield’s newest president. In addition to her 10 years of board experience with JLS, Ashley French carries a vision for re-defining one of 417-land’s most...

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