- Neelys Landing man shot, killed by highway patrol trooper after traffic stop (05/01/16)43
- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)49
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)8
- Neighbors mystified over why man was killed by state trooper (05/03/16)22
- River Ridge Winery changes hands (05/02/16)
- 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 cops’ good work drove him to grow his own marijuana (05/01/16)1
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
- 'American Pickers' visits Poplar Bluff (04/29/16)
Newspaper wins four awards
The Southeast Missourian recently received four awards in the National Newspaper Association's 2004 Better Newspaper Contest.
A first place award in the "best Web site" category went to webmaster James Baughn for the newspaper's site at www.semissourian.com.
Managing editor Sam Blackwell received second place in the "best review" category for his review of Central High School's production of "The Diary of Ann Frank," which ran Aug. 10, 2003.
Education reporter Callie Clark received second place in the "best education/literacy story" category for the occasional series "Taking on the Challenge," which followed Central Junior High teacher Jason Bandermann through his first year of teaching.
In the "excellence in typography" category, design editor Gabe Hartwig received third place for design in various issues of the newspaper.