Son to Pedro Vicente Martinez and Edith Berenice Gonzalez of Sikeston, Missouri, Southeast Hospital, Monday, Aug. 10,...
Son to Jonathan Michael and MeeMee Prino of Oak Ridge, Saint Francis Medical Center, 9:07 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015....
Son to Gabe Morgan Miller and Kristine Bailey White of Jackson, Southeast Hospital, 2:25 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7, 2015....
Daughter to Justin Daniel and Mackenzie Lynn Drury of Burfordville, Southeast Hospital, 6:26 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6,...
Daughter to Matt R. and Jessyca F. Vincent of Portageville, Missouri, Southeast Hospital, 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015....
Essner -- Lasters
Gerard and Carolyn Essner of New Hamburg, Missouri, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Essner, to Kerry...
Essner -- Horrell
Danny and Jill Essner of Chaffee, Missouri, announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Michelle Essner of...
Pancoast -- Pruden
Dr. and Mrs. Charles Pancoast of Cape Girardeau announce the engagement of their daughter, Kimberly Nicole of Redmond,...
Lee -- Buchheit
Shelley and Sally Lee of Denver, Pennsylvania, announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Beth Lee of St. Louis, to...
Seabaugh -- Cook
Roger and LaWanna Seabaugh of Leopold, Missouri, announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Mae Seabaugh, to...
Kimberly Ann Klipfel and Caleb Andrew Seyer were married Nov. 8, 2014, at Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Oran,...
Kidd - Mier
Jessica Jane Kidd and Kevin Christopher Mier were married Aug. 16, 2014, at Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Oran,...
Krajewski - McNabb
Ashton Elise Krajewski and Tyler Scot McNabb were married March 7, 2015, at Bethel United Methodist Church in Columbus,...
Sprengel - 30 years
Archie and Ann Sprengel of Cape Girardeau recently celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary. They were married Aug. 3,...
Jackson police report 8/27/15
The Jackson Police Department reported the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Thomas J. Sandman, 35, of Sedgewickville, Missouri, was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of failure to register a motor vehicle...
Jackson post office to hold kickoff Friday for campaign
The United States Postal Service will hold a kickoff for its Deliver the Brand campaign Friday at the post office in Jackson, 210 E. Main St. The kickoff will be a customer appreciation event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Customers will receive information about new rates, stamp services, postal products and Every Door Direct Mail advertising, according to a news release from the postal service. Refreshments will be served, and managers and supervisors will be on hand to answer questions...
Jackson school district to keep tax rate the same
The Jackson School Board voted unanimously Tuesday to keep the district's tax rate stable at $3.80 per $100 of assessed valuation for the 2015-2016 school year, marking 10 years since the district has adjusted its rate, officials said. The board approved the rate after a public hearing. The tax rates are set to produce the revenue from the property tax required by the budget for the fiscal year, beginning July 1...
Jackson police report 8/21/15
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Ronald L. Cox, Jr., 36, 406 East Lane, No. 4, was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. n Carol J. McClard, 42, of Scott City was arrested on a Scott City warrant...
Jackson police report 8/20/15
The Jackson Police Department reported the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n A 14-year-old girl was cited into juvenile court on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance. n A 14-year-old girl was cited into juvenile court on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance...
Jackson police report 8/16/15
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n Harold M. Williams, 41, 1402 Bel Air Drive, Apt. B, was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on a show-cause order. n Robert A. Bailey, 28, of Scott City was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of peace disturbance...
Thefts, burglaries spike in Jackson this week
Jackson police are urging residents to be especially vigilant after an unusual string of thefts and burglaries. Eight thefts and three attempted burglaries have been reported in Jackson since Monday. Five of the thefts occurred in close proximity to one another Wednesday night, in the residential area near North Farmington Road between Higway 34 and West Independence Street...
Jackson police report 8/14/15
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Jeromiah A. Trankle, 37, of Marble Hill, Missouri, was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of stealing and a Cape Girardeau warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of larceny...
Jackson police report 8/13/15
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Jerry Looney, 36, 2094 Old Toll Road, No. 27, was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of speeding. n Gentry Matthews, 21, of St. Charles, Missouri, was arrested on suspicion of possession of less than 35 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia...
Jackson police report 8/9/15
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Marc D. Whiteside, 27, 1225 Brandom St., Apt. 2, was arrested on suspicion of endangering the welfare of a child, neglect of a child and resisting arrest. n Jason T. Hercik, 37, 1234 Crow St., was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance and on a Cape Girardeau County warrant...
Bell, Bray lead young Notre Dame girls golf team
Notre Dame junior Zoe Schumer hit from the far end of the driving range with mixed results Tuesday afternoon at Dalhousie Golf Club. Her drives traveled fairly straight and long, impressive for a teenage girl who had just taken up the sport, but her iron shots were proving a little harder to tame...
Bracket play set at Woodland Invitational volleyball tournament (bracket included)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. - Advance, Saxony Lutheran and host Woodland all ended with 4-2 records in the second night of pool play at the Woodland Invitational Tournament Tuesday. The three-way tie forced the final seedings to come to point differentials, which the Hornets won by five points over Woodland to draw the first seed. ...
PREP ROUNDUP: Hughes pitches Kelly to first win, Oran out-hits Senath
email@example.com Anna Hughes picked up the win as the Kelly softball team won its season opener against Chaffee Tuesday 3-2. Kelly (1-0) scored two in the third and one more in the fifth. Chaffee scored one run in the sixth and seventh. Hughes struck out three, walked four and allowed five hits through six innings. Freshman Alyssa Tidwell earned the save walking one, giving up two hits and striking out one...
August 26, 2015 Scoreboard
BOYS SOCCER Festus Classic Saxony Lutheran 6, Festus 0 Regular Season Anna-Jonesboro (Ill.) 2, Notre Dame 1 SOFTBALL Ste. Genevieve 2, Sikeston 1 Notre Dame 8, Chaffee 3 BASEBALL Bell City 5, Bloomfield 3...
Tiffany fans 20 as Portageville escapes Jackson in 12 innings
Taylor Tiffany out-dueled Jackson's Sicily Johnston and Alexis Glidewell provided a walk-off single as Portageville escaped for the 2-1 win.
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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