- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)47
- Neelys Landing man shot, killed by highway patrol trooper after traffic stop (05/01/16)43
- 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
- 2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
- Statement: Man says cops’ good work drove him to grow his own marijuana (05/01/16)1
- 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
- River Ridge Winery changes hands (05/02/16)
Jackson Board of Aldermen action
Power and Light Committee
* Accepted the dedication of a sanitary sewer easement deed from Ronald L. Woodruff for the Williams Creek Interceptor Sewer Project.
* Adopted the National Electric Safety Code.
* Authorized a contractual agreement with Waters Engineering Inc. of Sikeston, Mo., for providing engineering services under a master agreement for professional engineering services.
* Denied a special-use permit for a seasonal portable advertising sign for Illers' Berry Farm.
* Authorized the closure of certain streets in the Central Business District at 4 p.m. Oct. 3 for the annual Band Festival Parade.
* Approved the voluntary annexation of 3.51 acres of property addressed as 3702 Bainbridge Road, as submitted by Timothy and Michelle Welker.
* Amended the "parking prohibited at all times on certain streets schedule" by adding a designation on Brandom Street.