The week of December 13 on KGCS-TV features a number of special seasonal presentations from the Department of Music at Missouri Southern State University.  They include the Southern Jazz Orchestra Swingin’ Holiday program and the Seasonal Choral Flourish presentation.

Airdates include:

  • Jazz Orchestra: 7 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 13
  • Seasonal Choral Flourish: 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 14 and 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 15

The programs are also posted on the KGCS YouTube site,

KGCS airs digital channel 22 and on regional cable television systems including Cable One, Mediacom and Suddenlink.


MSSU student from Webb City wins in NYC

JOPLIN, MO – Colt Craig, sophomore management major from Webb City and Collegiate DECA president at Missouri Southern State University, numbered among first place winners at the recent 2015 Collegiate DECA Leadership Academy in New York City.

The Sports Entertainment and Event Management team consisted of Craig and team members from universities in Colorado, Illinois, Texas, and Wisconsin.

The competitors learned about marketing and event planning at the Prudential Center, home of the New Jersey Devils, and Yankee Stadium.  Colt and his team won first out of eight teams in the Sports Entertainment and Event Management category.

Collegiate DECA focuses on business-related areas such as marketing, management, and entrepreneurship.