Out of the past: Oct. 8
(Out of the Past ~ 10/08/16)
A year-old city dispute resurfaced yesterday, when the Cape Girardeau City Council approved city membership in the Southeast Missouri Coalition for Better Highways, but snubbed Mayor Gene Rhodes' appeal to represent the council in the group. A decision by the Missouri Public Defender Commission to re-situate its five-county office based in Jackson and a need for additional space for the juvenile department will result in moves of a number of county offices; the main offices of the prosecutor will be moved to Jackson, and the administrative offices and detention center for the juvenile department will be in separate places; the public defender commission, because of increasing office space needs, has decided to rent space from a building owned by Jackson Exchange Bank across from the courthouse on Main Street.. ...
Today in History
(National News ~ 10/08/16)
Today in History Today is Saturday, Oct. 8, the 282nd day of 2016. There are 84 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 8, 1956, Don Larsen pitched the only perfect game in a World Series to date as the New York Yankees beat the Brooklyn Dodgers in Game 5, 2-0...
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