From the governor.mo.gov newsroom.
JOPLIN - Gov. Jay Nixon today announced that Jasper County has been designated as the nation’s first Certified Work Ready Community by American College Testing (ACT). ACT is the nonprofit organization responsible for the college admissions test taken by more than 1.6 million high school graduates every year. The designation by ACT helps Jasper County attract . . . → Read More: Gov. Nixon announces Jasper County as nation’s first Certified Work Ready Community