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Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014
Editorial cartoons 12-24-14 (12/24/14)
Editorial cartoons 12-23-14 (12/23/14)
Pictures of the Past #91 (12/23/14)
G.D. Fronabarger left the Missourian boxes and boxes of negatives. What he didn't leave were IDs for them. Pictures of the Past features some of Frony's images we've partially identified. We're hoping you can help fill in the blanks. Contact...
Editorial cartoons 12-22-14 (12/22/14)
SEMO Winter Commencement 2014 (12/20/14)
The winter commencement for Southeast Missouri State University Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014 at the Show Me Center.
Latest local video
  • Albino buck harvested in Cape Girardeau County
    A hunter used a bow and arrow to harvest an albino buck in Cape Girardeau County, Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014.
  • 'Gone Girl' premier in Cape Girardeau
    Moviegoers talk about 'Gone Girl' after seeing its premier in Cape Girardeau on Oct. 2, 2014 at West Park 14 Cine.
  • LWV/KRCU Forum - Part 1
    The League of Women Voters of Southeast Missouri and KRCU present a voters' forum for the November 4, 2014 election on September 23, 2014 in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  • LWV/KRCU Forum - Part 2
    The League of Women Voters of Southeast Missouri and KRCU present a voters' forum for the November 4, 2014 election on September 23, 2014 in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  • LWV/KRCU Forum - Part 3
    The League of Women Voters of Southeast Missouri and KRCU present a voters' forum for the November 4, 2014 election on September 23, 2014 in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  • Home Makeover for Scott City veteran
    Matt Johnston, a Purple Heart Marine veteran, is surprised with a home makeover Sunday, July 13, 2014 in Scott City, Missouri.
  • Spirit of America 2014: Mary Kasten
    Mary Kasten receives the Spirit of America award July 4, 2014 in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  • Time-lapse: Smith's Collector Car Auction
    Smith's Spring Collector Car Auction on March 8, 2014 at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  • Winter Fanfare
    A winter storm is captured with time-lapse photography March 2-3, 2014 in downtown Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  • Ozzie Smith to speak at Semoball Awards banquet
    Jim Limbaugh, executive vice president, SoutheastHEALTH, and Lucas Presson, assistant managing editor, Southeast Missourian, announce Feb. 10, 2014 that former St. Louis Cardinals shortstop and Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith will be the keynote speaker for the inaugural Semoball Awards banquet June 21 at the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau.
  • Clark Family Christmas Lights - "Amazing Grace"
    The Clark Family Christmas Light Show at Kelso, Mo. synchronizes with "Amazing Grace" by Yule on Nov. 29, 2013.
  • Fifty years later: Remembering JFK
    People reflect on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, fifty years later.
  • Amity Downing Goes to the SEMO District Fair
    Amity Downing, business reporter at the Southeast Missourian, takes in the rides, animals and food of the SEMO District Fair.
  • Freestyle Madness at SEMO Fair
    Freestyle Madness FMX-BMX is presented by Solution Action Sports at the SEMO District Fair Sept. 9, 2013 in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  • SEMO Fair Pageant
    The SEMO District Fair Pageant with a touch of Tchaikovsky on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013 in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  • Otto Porter Jr Day
    Otto Porter Jr. Day at Scott County Central High School. Porter, who was selected third overall in the NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards, was honored by having his number retired and the basketball court at his former high school dedicated to him.
  • Team Spirit team building
    The Team Spirit Traffic Safety Leadership Training Conference begins with team-building exercises July 21, 2013 in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Team Spirit is a statewide program sponsored by the Cape Girardeau Safe Communities Program and MoDOT's Office of Highway Safety. The program challenges students to explore knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors related to drinking and driving, texting and driving, safety belt use and other youth traffic safety related issues. Students at the conference create an action plan addressing traffic safety concerns. This plan will be implemented in their schools and communities when they return to school in the fall.
  • Old-time Wheat Harvest
    Larry Brockmier operates a late-1930s McCormick-Deering wheat binder behind a tractor driven by George "Dude" Huey as they harvested an acre of wheat Saturday, June 15, 2013 at the Huey farm near Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  • News conference - Jacque Waller case
    Cape Girardeau County Sheriff John Jordan holds a news conference June 6, 2013 after a hearing where Clay Waller pleaded guilty to killing Jacque Waller on June 1, 2011.
  • 8th Congressional District forum Part 2
    Four candidates for the Missouri 8th Congressional District, Steve Hodges, Jason Smith, Doug Enyart and Bill Slantz, meet in a forum Tuesday, May 28, 2013 in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  • 8th Congressional District forum Part 1
    Four candidates for the Missouri 8th Congressional District, Steve Hodges, Jason Smith, Doug Enyart and Bill Slantz, meet in a forum Tuesday, May 28, 2013 in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  • SEMO_Water_Balloon
    A group of Southeast Missouri State University students held a water balloon fight on Wednesday, May 8. The unofficial group, which call themselves the Daytime Deluxe Diving Dunkaroos, hold similar events during the school year.
  • Spc. David Vaughn's Surprise Visit
    Spc. David Vaughn surprises his son Logan Mon., May 13, 2013 at Alma Schrader Elementary in Cape Girardeau. Vaughn has been deployed with the Missouri National Guard in Afghanistan since summer 2012.
  • Cape County Tea Party forum
    The Cape County Tea Party hosts a forum for the 8th Congressional District candidates Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at the Cape Girardeau Public Library.
  • 8th Congressional District forum
    Six candidates seeking the Missouri 8th Congressional District seat present their views to questions from the audience in a forum Thursday, April 26, 2013 in Cape Girardeau.