- 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
Sports briefs 5/14/04
Peter Lonard and J.L. Lewis each shot a 6-under 64 to share the lead Thursday at the Byron Nelson Championship. Tiger Woods hit only six fairways on the TPC at Las Colinas, but still managed to make seven birdies in a 65 that left him tied with Dudley Hart.
Nancy Scranton shot a 6-under 66 and held a one-stroke lead over Stacy Prammanasudh after the opening round of the inaugural Franklin American Mortgage Championship.
Jockey Stewart Elliott was fined $1,000 for submitting an inaccurate application for a license to ride in the Kentucky Derby, which he won aboard Smarty Jones. The fine will have no effect on the outcome of the Derby. Nor will it keep the jockey from riding Smarty Jones in the Preakness on Saturday in Baltimore.
Martina Navratilova will play at the French Open, a decade after her last Grand Slam singles match. Navratilova, 47, received a wild card for the clay-court major she last won 20 years ago, tournament spokesman Christophe Proust said. Another past champion, Monica Seles, pulled out of the event, which would have been her first in a year. Navratilova has said she will retire from all competitive tennis at the end of 2004. She requested the wild card Wednesday.
-- From wire reports