from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A river rising in east-central Kansas and flowing about 740 km (460 mi) southeast and south to the Arkansas River in eastern Oklahoma.

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  • n. a river that rises in eastern Kansas and flows eastward into Oklahoma to become a tributary of the Arkansas River


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  • NEOSHO - Ruth A. Goecks, 91, of Neosho, died peacefully Friday, Feb. 20, 2009, at the Golden Living Center in Watertown.


  • She now lives in Neosho, Missouri with her husband and three children.

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  • Currently if an officer from Carthage needs information or a mug shot of someone is wanted in Neosho, and the information about that person is not in the state MULES or federal NCIC computer systems, that officer has to return to his or her office, call the Neosho police department and ask for the information or picture to be faxed or emailed.

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  • George decided to go to a different town called Neosho, where they had a school for blacks.

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  • "Neosho," these vessels were found to be of lighter draught than had been agreed upon, and the Department ordered all four to have an extra plating of three-quarters inch armor, which was done.

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  • From them we learned that the buffalo had been upon the Little Osage at an earlier period in that same year, but that harassed and decimated by their own hunters, they had roamed much farther west, and were now supposed to be on the other side of the "Neosho," or Grand River -- a northern tributary of the Arkansas.

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  • Copies can either be ordered by contacting any NBPA member or some area businesses such as Neosho Daily News, Jon's Pharmacy or Neosho Gifts Etc. or by calling Kay Hively at 451-3415.

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  • Volunteers continued to pour into the city offering help, including Matty Liedtke, 16 years old, and Whitney Wise, 15, who play for the rival basketball team at nearby Neosho High School.

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  • Jeff Goldhammer, a local nonprofit manager whose home was destroyed, is living 25 miles away in Neosho for several more weeks until the house he purchased is available.

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  • I have had a lot of luck with live bluegill and something stinky with lines on the Neosho.

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