- 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
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)37
- 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
Saturday FanFare 9/6/03
Expos players reversed course and said they would consider a split home schedule for next year. The Expos, bought by the other 29 major league teams before the 2002 season, are being sought by Northern Virginia, Portland, Ore., and Washington, D.C.
One of three men charged with trespassing for rushing onto the field during a White Sox game was sentenced Friday to 60 days in jail and fined $1,000. A fourth man is accused of attacking umpire Laz Diaz on April 15. Sentenced Friday was 25-year-old Jeffrey Adams, who last month pleaded guilty to misdemeanor criminal trespass. Cook County Judge Colleen Sheehan's two-month sentence also included a drug and alcohol evaluation requirement, prosecutors said.
Cubs first baseman Randall Simon paid $432 to close a case in which he used his bat to hit a woman dressed as a sausage during a race at a Brewers game. Simon had been cited for disorderly conduct for his actions during the July 9 game with the Pirates, for whom Simon then played. Bond had been set at $432. Simon didn't challenge it and forfeited the money Thursday, ending the case, the court said.
The St. Petersburg Times signed a five-year sponsorship agreement with the University of South Florida's athletics department. The university is located in nearby Tampa. The Times is now the only newspaper, other than USF's student newspaper, The Oracle, that can be sold around USF athletic facilities, said Anthea Penrose, the Times' public relations manager.
A University of Oklahoma football player was arrested and ticketed after failing to stop at a stop sign, police said. Brandon Everage, a safety, was cited for disregarding a stop sign at about 10 a.m.