- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)45
- 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)36
- 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
Food for fines
During December the Cape Girardeau Public Library will accept canned and dried food for overdue fines. This does not apply to replacement of materials or other library fees. Each item donated equals 50 cents. Donations are welcome. FISH food pantry will distribute the donated items to local needy families. No expired or damaged food accepted.
Boy Scout Food drive results
The BSA Shawnee District Scouting for Food Can Collection reported a total of 53,204 cans donated overall. In Cape Girardeau 18,176 cans were collected, and in Jackson 14,876 cans were collected. The remaining 20,152 cans were collected in Marble Hill, Perryville, Advance and Scott City.
Caring for Kids Coat Drive
The Appraisal Consultants Inc. in Scott City will begin its annual Caring for Kids Coat Drive on Monday. There will be a drop-off container at the office at 314 Crites St. in Scott City until Dec. 10.