- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)47
- Neelys Landing man shot, killed by highway patrol trooper after traffic stop (05/01/16)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)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 digest 10/18/04
Scott County genealogy group meets Tuesday
The Scott County Historical and Genealogy Society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Scott County Courthouse in Benton, Mo. Society member Margaret Cline Harmon of Cape Girardeau will speak on her internship at the State Archives in Jefferson City. Harmon is also a historic preservation major at Southeast Missouri State University. Other topics on the agenda include the Friend Family Collection within the archives. Meetings are open to all interested individuals.
St. Louis neurologist to speak on MS
St. Louis neurologist Dr. Becky Parks, a St. Louis neurologist, will address people affected by multiple sclerosis at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Drury Lodge. Parks has focused her practice solely on MS since 2002 and is currently actively involved in a number of multiple sclerosis clinical trials. For registration call (866) 955-9999. The program is free and open to the public.
Book sale on tap Saturday in Jackson
From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, a book sale sponsored by Friends of the Library will be held at Riverside Regional Library in Jackson. For more information, call 243-8141.
Boys and Girls Club plans fishing clinic
A family fishing clinic, sponsored by the Boys and Girls Club of Cape Girardeau, will be held at Cape Count Park shelter 3 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday. There will be prizes, family games and lunch is provided. Fishing poles will be provided while they last. Participants should bring their own bait. Call 335-7141 for more information.
-- From staff reports