[SeMissourian.com] Overcast ~ 34°F  
River stage: 17.09 ft. Rising
Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014

Stories from Saturday, March 31, 2012

Today in History (03/31/12)
Today is Saturday, March 31, the 91st day of 2012. There are 275 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 31, 1932, Ford Motor Co. publicly unveiled its powerful flathead V8 engine; while not the first eight-cylinder engine, it was the first to be affordable to the general public, and proved very popular...
Ruth Worthington (03/31/12)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Ruth Worthington, 92, of Olive Branch died Thursday, March 29, 2012, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Perryville, Mo. She was born Dec. 8, 1919, in Lakewood, Ill., to James and Amy Roberts Blakemore. She married Ben Worthington June 15, 1940. He preceded her in death July 31, 1993...
Raymond Blattel (03/31/12)
ORAN, Mo. -- Raymond B. Blattel, 91, of Oran died Thursday, March 29, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 14, 1920, in Oran, to Martin F. and Mayme Sietman Blattel. He married Berniece E. Kirby May 8, 1943. She preceded him in death May 20, 2004...
Betty Riley (03/31/12)
Betty Yvonne Riley, 76, of Scott City died Friday, March 30, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 20, 1936, in Cape Girardeau, to Robert and Maude Beckett Diamond. She married Freddie Joe Riley on Oct. 22, 1962, in Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death June 27, 2003...
Pauline Levart (03/31/12)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Pauline Levart, daughter of the late Paul Parker and Vivian Hunt Patterson, was born June 26, 1940, in Dexter, and departed this life Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at her home at the age of 71. Mrs. Levart attended First General Baptist Church in Bloomfield, Mo. She was a former employee of Elder Manufacturing and co-owner of Malden Lime Co...
William Moll (03/31/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- William A. "Bill" Moll, 56, of Perryville died Thursday, March 29, 2012, at his home. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday and 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Monday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. The parish wake will be at 7:30 Sunday...
Out of the past 3/31/12 (03/31/12)
Local orchardists are breathing a little easier early in the morning, after a predicted hard freeze fails to materialize in the immediate Southeast Missouri-Southern Illinois area; west of here, however, the news isn't as good. The Cape Girardeau County Commission has agreed to pay a $1,950 bill to Larron Laboratories for the testing of 10 drinking wells near the Kem Pest site, which has been proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency as a site for the Superfund clean-up list of hazardous waste sites.. ...
Chaffee Election Ward II Councilmember (03/31/12)
It has been brought to my attention that a man is campaining to be written in for Ward Two City Council member.And that I don't deserve to sit on the council,but for the record I have held my seat for 3 years and was appointed by our former mayor for my first year. ...
KHIS radio birthday BASH (03/31/12)
New Mckendree welcomes Local Worship Leader Jordan Cox, and Christian recording artist Jonny Diaz, and Todd Agnew. Please join us as help celebrate the birthday of our very own listener supported Christain radio station KHIS Tickets for the event are available at www.newmckendree.org...

Browse full calendar