- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)48
- 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 copsí 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)
People on the move 01/19/04
Nursing college president gets doctorate degree
Tonya Buttry, president of Southeast Missouri Hospital's College of Nursing and Health Sciences, has received her doctorate degree from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. Her specialization is in work-force education. Buttry has been with Southeast Missouri Hospital since 1983. She is a licensed registered nurse and is certified by the American Nurse Credentialing Center as a medical-surgical nurse.
Accountant completes tax training course
David Haley, staff accountant with Schott & Van de Ven, Certified Public Accountants, recently completed a two-day training on tax return preparation. Haley learned about the structure of the tax system, tax formulas, computation and alternative minimum tax issues. Haley joined the firm in June, after graduating from Southeast Missouri State University with a degree in accounting.
Hospice volunteer coordinator named
Pearla Murphy Smith of Jackson has been named volunteer coordinator for Southeast Hospice, a service of Southeast Missouri Hospital. As volunteer coordinator, Smith will work with the more than 60 men and women who help hospice patients and families and coordinate fund-raising events to benefit those who receive hospice services. Smith has been employed by Southeast Missouri Hospital for 27 years, most recently as a staff member in the Hospital's Generations Family Resource Center. Before becoming volunteer coordinator, Smith served as a hospice volunteer.
Barkley named Procter & Gamble plant manager
Bill Barkley has been assigned as the new Cape Girardeau Family Care Plant manager at Procter & Gamble. Barkley will replace Bob Cleek, who died in December. Barkley graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology and from Morehouse College. His career with Procter & Gamble began in 1982 at the Albany, Ga., plant.
-- From staff reports