East Central College is partnering with the state of Missouri to provide job training programs to area residents who are receiving unemployment benefits.
State and Regional News
• Free meals are being served to children at hundreds of locations in Missouri
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services has been helping families in need during the COVID-19 public health emergency. Through the Summer Food Service Program, thousands of meals have been provided and will continue to be provided all summer.
Three area non-profit organizations were among 25 in southern Missouri that recently received a total of $280,000 in grants from the Community Foundation of the Ozarks’ COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund.
On Thursday, Governor Mike Parson took security measures to safeguard the election process and protect Missouri voters during COVID-19 by signing SB 631 into law.
The Missouri Department of Labor’s (DOLIR’s) Division of Employment Security (DES) announced today that Missouri will begin offering the extended benefits (EB) program for those who have exhausted their previous unemployment benefits.