- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)42
- 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)31
- 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
Vallero - welker
John and Cheryl Vallero of Smithton, Ill., announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Nicole Vallero, to Justin Patrick Welker. He is the son of Jim and Terri Welker of Cape Girardeau.
Vallero is a 2003 graduate of Freeburg Community High School. She received a bachelor of science degree in elementary education from Southeast Missouri State University in 2007. She is a second grade teacher with Cape Girardeau School District at Franklin Elementary.
Welker is a 2001 graduate of Central High School. He received a bachelor of science degree in secondary education from Central Missouri State University in 2005. He is a sales representative with Medtronic Spine and Biologies.
A Nov. 15 wedding is planned in Fairview Heights, Ill.