- 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)36
- 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
Community Q&A 06/07/04
Lives in: Cape Girardeau.
Family: Wife, Glinda; five sons, Michael II, 33, William, 29, Johnathan, 19, Daniel, 17, Ransom, 6.
Job: Retired, but I'm busier now than when I was working. I volunteer for the Indian Center.
What do you like most about the area? I was born and raised here; this is my homeland. My ancestry goes back to before the formation of Cape Girardeau. This is the heart of Cherokee country.
Favorite food: All of it ... too much of it.
Favorite TV show: "Everybody Loves Raymond."
Best advice: Research the old ways that worked best for your ancestors and try to rekindle their spirit to make this country what it could be.
Person you most admire: My father, Paul, now deceased.
What would you do if you won the lottery? Pay off bills, remodel my old place on Broadway and invest in property.
Pet peeve: I'm organized and like everything in its place, but I live in a family that doesn't operate that way.