- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)46
- 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)7
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)38
- 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
Out of the past 2/4/04
10 years ago: Feb. 4, 1994
Sen. Peter Kinder predicts members of House and Senate will resolve differences in riverboat gambling bills Monday; if lawmakers take final action Monday, it will be in time for proposed constitutional amendment to correct State Supreme Court-detected flaws in state's riverboat gambling law to go before voters in April 5 election.
Joe F. Gambill receives Rush H. Limbaugh Award, presented by Cape Girardeau Chamber of Commerce.
25 years ago: Feb. 4, 1979
Bishop Bernard F. Law of Springfield-Cape Girardeau Diocese Wednesday led dedication ceremony for multipurpose building of St. Mary's Cathedral; building houses kindergarten, kitchen and gymnasium.
Cape Girardeau voters will select four city council candidates from field of nine in primary election Tuesday; candidates are incumbent Howard C. Tooke, Peter F. Daniels Jr., Gail D. Woodfin, Donald R. Strohmeyer, Walter S. Hearnes, Timothy L. Kelley, Frank H. Meyers, Bradley McIntyre and Larry F.M. Gray.
50 years ago: Feb. 4, 1954
Schedule of clinics where dogs and cats may be vaccinated in compliance with rabies quarantine imposed on Cape Girardeau County by the state has been worked out; clinics, to be held at various towns in county, will begin Feb. 9.
Three promotions are announced in Cape Girardeau Fire Department, made to fill vacancies left by dismissal of three men last week; Capt. Charles Mills is promoted to assistant chief; Charles Cora and James Baker are promoted to captains.
75 years ago: Feb. 4, 1929
Hollow tree in Old Lorimier Cemetery reveals cache for some loot stolen Friday night from the home of Mr. and Mrs. George Blore; police recover items after anonymous caller telephoned Blore with tip.
Cape Girardeau and surrounding area is blanketed with snow, first time this season that there has been an appreciable snowfall.
-- Sharon K. Sanders