Daughter to Joshua Baskerville Steele and Britnee Michelle Terbrak of Perryville, Missouri, Saint Francis Medical...
Daughter to Larry William and Leslie Ann Frala of Kelso, Missouri, Southeast Hospital, 1:31 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 27,...
Daughter to Creig D. and Jessica S. Roberts of Glenallen, Missouri, Southeast Hospital, 5:46 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23,...
Son to Brad Morris and Mary Beth Adams of Leopold, Missouri, Southeast Hospital, 12:02 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21, 2015....
Daughter to Allen Michael and Ashley Renee Rhodes of Cape Girardeau, Southeast Hospital, 11:48 p.m. Monday, Sept. 14,...
Schabbing -- Noland
Dr. and Mrs. Mark Schabbing of Perryville, Missouri, announce the engagement of their daughter, Linden Marie, to Seth...
Blattel -- Weiss
Michael and Teresa Blattel of Cape Girardeau announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Marie, to Jared Brian...
Baker -- Lynn
Brice and Lisa Baker of Stromsburg, Nebraska, announce the engagement of their daughter, Leann Lin Baker, of Kansas...
Hodo -- Heuring
Robert and Kimberly Hodo of Jackson announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Taylor Hodo, to Todd Christian...
Burdin -- Foote
David Burdin and Sarah Kinchen Burdin of Cape Girardeau announce the engagement of their daughter, Caroline Elisabeth...
Owen -- Katt
Gina Lynn Owen and Rodney Alfred Katt were married at 3:30 p.m. Dec. 13, 2014, at Concordia Lutheran Church in Frohna,...
Huxel -- Hudson
Christa Rose Huxel and Seth Matthew Hudson, both of Cape Girardeau, were married at 1:30 p.m. on Nov. 8, 2014, at St....
Smith -- Cuba
Katie Ann Smith and Robert Michael Cuba, both of St. Louis, were married June 27 at St. Ambrose Catholic Church in St....
Green -- Buchheit
Brenna Justine Green and Jordan Christopher Buchheit were united in marriage during a 1 p.m. ceremony on April 25 at...
Campbell -- 60 years
Frank and Alfredia Campbell of Cape Girardeau will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Oct. 15. Campbell and...
Givens -- 60 years
Teddy Dean and Jacquelyn Madge Givens of Cape Girardeau recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. The couple...
Hitt -- 40 years
Van and Donna Hitt of Oak Ridge, Missouri, recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. The couple celebrated...
Lovig -- 25 years
Michael and Kimberly Lovig recently celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary.
The couple were married Oct. 5, 1990,...
Essner -- 50 years
Larry and Mary Essner of Cape Girardeau recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They had a dinner party...
Jackson police report 10/11/15
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n An assault was reported in the 1100 block of Trail Ridge Drive. n Thefts were reported in the 3000 block of East Jackson Boulevard; the 3600 block of East Jackson Boulevard; the 300 block of East Jackson Boulevard; and the 400 block of North Oak Hill Road...
Jackson police report 10/9/15
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n Christina Elliot, 37, of Oak Ridge was issued a summons for a stop-sign violation. n Jacob Dodge, 17, of Jackson was issued a summons for a stop-sign violation. n Burglary was reported in the 250 block of East Jackson Boulevard...
Jackson police report 10/7/15
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Paige Fitzpatrick, 19, of Puxico, Missouri, was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle. n Jeffrey Simms, 44, of Scott City was issued a summons for illegal parking...
Jackson switches to salt for roads
The city of Jackson no longer will use cinders to combat winter snow accumulation on roadways, opting to use deicing salt instead. The board of aldermen authorized the purchase of up to 300 tons of deicing salt Monday night. Public Works director Rodney Bollinger explained via email Monday that the city of Jackson has been steadily moving away from using cinders for its winter storm management program...
Jackson police report 10/4/15
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Christopher Niswonger, 27, of Scott City was arrested on a Scott County warrant. n Thefts were reported in the 1600 block of Lee Avenue, the 1900 block of Lee Avenue, the 100 block of South Bast Street, the 2800 block of South Old Orchard Road and the 800 block of Old Cape Road...
Jackson fire report 10/4/15
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Friday:
* A medical assist call was made on Jennifer Drive.
* A motor vehicle accident at Shawnee and East Jackson boulevards.
Jackson aldermen OK disc golf course
Disc golf is coming to Jackson's Litz Park soon, thanks to a donation from a local foundation. Jackson's board of aldermen on Monday night approved a donation from the Play For Parker Foundation that would fund about half the project. A 50-50 cost-sharing agreement between the foundation and the city of Jackson has been approved to cover the course's $21,526.44 estimated cost...
Jackson police report 10/2/15
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Danielle Myers, 42, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on suspicion of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated (drugs) and leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident...
Jackson police report 10/1/15
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n An attempted burglary was reproted in the 1400 block of Woodland Drive. n Fraud was reported in the 400 block of East Jackson Boulevard. n Harassment was reported in the 500 block of Bel Air Drive...
Jackson fire report 10/1/15
Firefighters responded to the following calls Wednesday:
* Emergency medical service calls on Cathy Drive, South Shawnee Boulevard and East Jackson Boulevard.
* A drug lab on South Hope Street.
Dexter volleyball team wins Round 3 against Notre Dame in straight sets
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter volleyball team tallied two of its final three points on blocks as it blocked its way to a 25-15, 28-26 home victory against district rival Notre Dame Monday night at the Bearcat Event Center. "Blocking was huge because they've got some big, tall girls and you've got to get a formidable block," Dexter Bearcats coach Carmen Morgan said of her team finishing with seven blocks. ...
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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