At the first-ever Cape Girardeau Carry the Load event Monday morning, two types of people stood in front of the Mississippi River floodwall in downtown. Some stretched, pulling their tennis shoes backward, loosening their... >>2
Not everyone can shoot a cannon from 1861. First, you have to take the safety class. As Capt. Randy Baehr and his camp of Union soldiers demonstrated the proper way to fire the cannon at the annual Fort D Days in Cape... >>
Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A man accused of holding his former girlfriend captive in a crate at their home in western Missouri then fatally shooting her and her teenage son, was shot and killed Saturday,... >>2
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri Veterans Cemetery director Ken Swearengin says he doesn't know quite how to describe the sense of honor and privilege he feels at his job, but as a 21-year Air Force veteran, he knows what it... >>1
As the Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri's Supportive Services for Veteran Families case manager, Karen Auner said she's never viewed the services offered by her agency as "charity." The program provides veterans and... >>3
Southeast Missourian photographers visited area high school proms including Jackson, Meadow Heights, Notre Dame, Bell City, Cape Central, Oak Ridge, Saxony Lutheran, Leopold, Oran, Kelly, Woodland, Chaffee, Delta and Scott City.
What does it mean to be 'overly religious'? "I think religion is OK so long as someone does not become overly religious." -- Gary, a long-ago colleague I read the words of Dr. K.P.S. Kamath in last Monday's Southeast Missourian and was reminded of a one-time co-worker's comment to me, which...