Son to Jason Allen and Lindsey Lane Casper of Jackson, Saint Francis Medical Center, 7:24 a.m. Monday, Nov. 17, 2014....
Son to Joe Kenrick and Alicia Faye Green of Jackson, Southeast Hospital, 4:43 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014. Name, Isaac...
Son to Terrelle Hulbert and Misty ReNay McIntyre of Cape Girardeau, Saint Francis Medical Center, 8:29 a.m., Tuesday,...
Daughter to Christopher Lee and Holly Helene McCoy of Thebes, Illinois, Saint Francis Medical Center, 3:17 a.m.,...
Daughter to Brett Michael and Heather Marie Lamont of Cape Girardeau, Southeast Hospital, 9:02 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 4,...
LeGrand - Chronister
Timothy LeGrand of Benton, Missouri, and Jennifer Dunaway of Grovetown, Georgia, announce the engagement of their...
Niederkorn - Lloyd
Marybeth Niederkorn and David Lloyd of Cape Girardeau announce their engagement.
A December wedding is planned.
Welker - Glueck
Daniel and Karen Welker of Cape Girardeau announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Marie Welker, to Joshua Lee...
Johnson - Williams
J.T. Graham of Advance, Missouri, and Durwood and Lavonda Thurman of Jackson announce the engagement of their daughter,...
Hadder - Tatum
PHOTO Terry Hadder of New Madrid, Missouri, announces the engagement of his daughter, Kristi Hadder, to Jordan Tatum,...
Seyer - Fronabarger
Jessica LeeAnn Seyer and Darin Wayne Fronabarger were married May 3, 2014, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Apple...
Robert - Crader
Mindy Robert and Brad Crader were married Nov. 30, 2013, at St. Denis Catholic Church in Benton, Missouri. The Rev....
Pixley - Leet
Madison Nicole Pixley and Gregory Ryan Leet were married June 8, 2014, in an outdoor ceremony at Samuel Cedars in...
Sheehan -- 50 years
Mr. and Mrs. Mike Sheehan of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 22 with a dinner with family...
Amelunke - 50 years
Mr. and Mrs. Perry Amelunke of Whitewater recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Gatlinburg,...
Blattel - 65 years
Mr. and Mrs. Leon Blattel of Cape Girardeau will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary Wednesday with a reception at...
Jackson police report 11/26/14
JACKSON The Cape Girardeau Fire Department released the following items. Arrest n Charles L. Snyder, 29, of Jackson was arrested on suspicion of stealing. Thefts n Theft was reported in the 300 block of Plainview Avenue. n Theft was reported in the 800 block of Dorothy Drive...
Jackson fire report 11/25/14
JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Thursday: n Emergency medical service on North Maryland Street. The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Friday: n Emergency medical service on Trail Ridge Drive...
Jackson police report 11/17/14
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n Lloyd F. Cureton, 32, of Marble Hill, Missouri, was arrested on a Bollinger County warrant. n Rodney G. Reynolds, 21, 406 S. Bellevue St., was arrested on a Cape Girardeau warrant. n Rodney G. Reynolds, 21, of Jackson was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle...
Jackson police report 11/13/14
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests to do imply guilt. Arrest n Jamie W. Donner, 19, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on suspicion of possession of marijuana under 35 grams and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia...
Jackson School Board approves filing dates
The Jackson School Board on Tuesday approved filing dates and times for candidates in the 2015 election in which two positions, currently held by Paul Stoner and Brent Wills, will be up. Election day is April 7, and filing at the Board of Education Office will run from Dec. 16 through Jan. 20 during regular business hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The office will be closed Dec. 24, 25 and 26, and Jan. 1 and 2...
Jackson police report 11/11/14
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrest n Damiel L. Cook, 20, of Jackson was arrested on suspicion of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and being a minor in possession by consumption. Summonses n Jacob K. Stephens, 18, of Jackson was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle...
Jackson police report 11/10/14
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses n Joanne R. Dudley, 57, of Whitewater was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle. n Susan K. Richmond, 52, of Cape Girardeau was issued a summons for a stop-sign violation...
Jackson fire report 11/9/14
JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Thursday: n Emergency medical service on Kasten Drive. n Emergency medical service on South Shawnee Boulevard. n Emergency medical service on Eastview Court. n Cleanup on Eastview Court...
Jackson police report 11/2/14
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Thefts n Theft was reported in the 100 block of Court Street. n Theft was reported in the 400 block of Mansfield Place. Summons n Glenn H. Elfrink, 72, of Jackson was issued a summons for failure to yield to another motor vehicle, causing a motor vehicle accident...
Jackson police report 10/28/14
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Property damage n Property damage was reported in the 300 block of South Missouri Street. Miscellaneous n An assist requested in the 100 block of North Bellevue Street...
Saxony Lutheran girls basketball team beats Sikeston in opener
Tuesday night's girls basketball game for Saxony Lutheran gave Crusaders' coach Sam Sides a glimpse of what took his team to last year's Class 3 final four. It also showed just how much the Crusaders must improve if they hope for a repeat performance this season.
Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association announces all-region team
The Southeast Missouri Area Football Coaches Association released its 2014 All-Region teams Wednesday and several local athletes were selected. The full list is as follows: Class 4 & 5 Offense First team QB -- Dante Vandever, Jackson, Sr. RB -- Chris Walsh, Hillsboro, Sr...
Seeds released for SEMO Conference tournament
SIKESTON -- The Jackson Indians were selected as the top seed for the 2014 SEMO Conference tournament Wednesday night. The Indians were winners of their first conference tournament in school history last season taking down Notre Dame 62-42. Cape Central was named the second seed followed by Sikeston at No. ...
Host sites set for basketball districts
Host sites have been selected for Missouri high school district basketball tournaments for the 2014-15 season. Sikeston is slated to host Class 4, District 1, boys and girls tournaments which feature Cape Central, Dexter, Kennett, Notre Dame, Perryville and Sikeston...
Southeast Missourian Athlete of the Week: Jackson's Jack Jeffers
Jeffers lost his right shoe about 800 meters into the 3.1-mile course at Oak Hills Golf Center but still finished 22nd at the cross country state meet.
Jackson was founded in 1814 and was named after Andrew Jackson, the seventh U.S. president.
Total population: 13,758
Male 47.3 percent | Female 52.7 | Under 18 26.6
From 2000 to 2010, Jackson's population grew an estimated 15 percent
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