- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)41
- 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)18
- 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
Region briefs 4/30/04
Jackson official to lead storm water association
Jackson city building and planning superintendent Janet Sanders has been elected the president of the Missouri Floodplain and Storm Water Managers Association for 2004-2005. Sanders has been involved in floodplain management with the city since 1995. In 1996, she was named the floodplain technician for the city. For the last two years, Sanders served as the vice president for the MFSMA. The nonprofit organization works to develop public education campaigns and materials to inform elected officials and the public about the need for floodplain and storm water regulations.
Chamber of Commerce plans membership drive
The Cape Girardeau Chamber of Commerce is preparing for its annual membership drive in the month of May. As part of this preparation, the Chamber's Ambassador Committee will have a 7 a.m. kick off breakfast on May 18, at the Drury Lodge. The drive will run through May 20. For more information, call Cathi Schlosser at 335-3312.
- From staff reports