Today in History
(National News ~ 04/15/17)
Today in History Today is Saturday, April 15, the 105th day of 2017. There are 260 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 15, 1947, Jackie Robinson, baseball's first black major league player, made his official debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers on opening day at Ebbets Field. (The Dodgers defeated the Boston Braves, 5-3.)...
Out of the past: April 15
(Out of the Past ~ 04/15/17)
The cost of meeting Cape Girardeau's budget is leading to the elimination of about 12 city positions, including three held by long-time police officers; the positions will be eliminated July 1, the start of the city's fiscal year. A recommended cut of $250,000 from Southeast Missouri State University's intercollegiate athletic budget would inhibit the school's ability to compete at the Division I level, says athletic director Richard McDuffie; Southeast's Budget Review Committee voted 12-11 Monday against rescinding its earlier recommendation to cut the athletic budget; the issue still must be reviewed by university President Kala Stroup and Southeast's Administrative Council.. ...
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