An undocumented Missouri Southern student hopes her student group helps other DACA students pay for their college educations. Missouri doesn't allow state financial assistance for DACA recipients. Cynthia Torres has lived in this country since she was two. Her group has been raising money and trying to eliminate what Torres calls misconceptions about DACA recipients. You can visit our website to learn more about it.
The father of a 5-year-old boy battling cancer has avoided deportation. Immigration and customs enforcement granted Jesus Berrones a stay and a one-year work permit yesterday. Berrones was deported back to Mexico twice after being caught in the U.S. with a fake driver's license.
A business producing tiny houses will soon come to Southwest Missouri, potentially bringing more than 200 jobs with it. Omega MOD Group, or OMG announced its chosen the former twin rivers facility in Neosho to serve as the site of its production plant and corporate headquarters. An official timeline for its opening has not been set, but sources estimate the facility could be up and running in about three months.