Today in History
(National News ~ 12/17/17)
Today is Sunday, Dec. 17, the 351st day of 2017. There are 14 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 17, 1967, Australian Prime Minister Harold Holt, 59, disappeared while swimming in the ocean off Cheviot Beach in Victoria state; despite an extensive search, his body was never found (Holt was succeeded as premier by John McEwen)...
Out of the past: Dec. 17
(Out of the Past ~ 12/17/17)
City officials still are hoping for a February or March completion of the Cape Girardeau Municipal Airport terminal building project; contractors took advantage of yesterday's warm weather and sunny skies to complete additional exterior work on the $1 million renovation project...
(Submitted Story ~ 12/17/17)
Jerry Thorne didnít want to see kids go without at Christmastime so he along with Tammy Liley started the Jers Angels program in 2004. Back then they got names from the schools and they made sure each gift was something the child wanted by calling each family and confirming. Then they hand wrapped and hand delivered to each family on Christmas Eve!...
Top 10 most stressful jobs of 2018
(Careers ~ 12/17/17)
All jobs have components that make them stressful--even the ones that don't seem like very high-stakes occupations. Certain scenarios or times of the year come up and it's a mad sprint requiring late nights and all hands on deck. Then there are the jobs that just don't seem to ever let up. Here 10 of ...
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