- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)45
- 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)6
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- 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
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)35
- Tanker truck catches fire near Oak Ridge (04/24/16)7
- Local company makes eco-friendly kitty litter that cuts cat-box smell (04/25/16)
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
Community briefs 10/9/06
Women's Connection meeting set for today
Women's Connection will meet at 6:30 p.m. today at Leslie Essner's home, 3311 Ridge Road, just past Bent Creek Golf Course in Jackson. The special feature will be fall/Christmas floral arranging by Shirley from Creation-Flowers and Gifts in Marble Hill, Mo. The guest speaker, Gayl Fredling of Kansas City, Mo., will speak on "Free at Last." Call 651-6281 or e-mail masabo@ showme.net for reservations.
Poker run to benefit diabetes association
Registration will be at 11 a.m. Sunday for a poker run to benefit the American Diabetes Association. Start and finish are at Minor's Harley-Davidson in Scott City. All motorized vehicles are welcome. Last out at noon; last in at 4 p.m. The event will feature door prizes, music by the River Rats, a 50/50 drawing, food and drink. For more information, call Leslie Bruner-Thresher at 649-2928 or 450-8786.
Black Forest Village offers ghost town tour
A ghost town tour for families and groups will be held from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. Oct. 20, 21, 27, 28, 30 and 31 at Black Forest Village, four miles north of Cape Girardeau on County Road 638. For more information, call 335-0899.
-- From staff reports