- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)46
- 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)7
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)38
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- 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)2
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
- Local company makes eco-friendly kitty litter that cuts cat-box smell (04/25/16)
- Man accused of pointing BB gun at Chaffee resident (04/26/16)2
Bush to visit Jefferson City Tuesday
WASHINGTON -- President Bush will travel to Jefferson City, Mo., on Tuesday for a brief visit to discuss the Medicare prescription drug benefit, White House press secretary Scott McClellan said Friday.
The president will speak at the Heisinger Bluffs senior living center in Jefferson City.
Bush's appearance will be the third high level visit from the White House to Missouri in a week.
On Monday, Vice President Dick Cheney is holding a fund-raiser for Republican Sen. Jim Talent in Springfield, Mo.
Talent plans to appear with the president on Tuesday, but a spokesman described the event as "nonpolitical."
Talent is facing an election year challenge from Democratic State Auditor Claire McCaskill.