- 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)42
- 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
Region briefs 4/14/07
Southeast lecturer to discuss modernism
Southeast Missouri State University English professor Dr. Debrah Raschke will be the featured speaker at the university English department's annual H.O. Grauel Lecture at 3 p.m. Sunday at Glenn Auditorium in Dempster Hall. Raschke will discuss modernism in literature and its interplay with sexuality. Raschke recently published a book on British modernism titled "Modernism, Metaphysics and Sexuality." The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, call Dr. Susan Swartwout at 651-2641.
911 operators to be honored at ceremony
The Cape Girardeau police and fire departments will recognize their 911 communicators at a special ceremony at 1 p.m. today. A proclamation will be presented to the employees of the communications center during the brief ceremony recognizing their efforts. The event will take place in the training room at the Cape Girardeau Police Department at 40 S. Sprigg St. This week is National Telecommunications Week.
-- From staff reports