- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)46
- Neelys Landing man shot, killed by highway patrol trooper after traffic stop (05/01/16)31
- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)8
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)40
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- 2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
- Law firm requests information about Cape's traffic cameras (04/25/16)3
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
Tim and Joy Benton of Cape Girardeau announce the engagement of their daughter, Andrea Lynn Benton, to Jeffrey Allen Lawrence, both of Nashville, Tenn. He is the son of Terry and Michelle Lawrence of Brentwood, Tenn.
Benton is a 1997 graduate of Central High School, and received a degree in chemistry from Truman State University in 2002. She is a medical researcher and lab manager at Vanderbilt University Medical School.
Lawrence is a 1999 graduate of Lafayette High School in St. Louis, and received a degree in business/finance from Truman University in 2003. He is accounts receivable representative and team leader at Cummins Diesel Engines.
An October 2006 wedding is planned in Nashville.