- 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
Cape Legion reaches semis
The Cape Girardeau Post 63 Ford & Sons American Legion baseball team has advanced to the semifinals of the Charleston wood bat tournament.
Cape, 5-1 overall, improved to 2-1 in tournament pool play with Saturday's 12-2, six-inning rout of Fulton.
Jamie Pickel (2-0) pitched a complete-game six-hitter. He struck out four and walked two.
Ford & Sons had 11 hits and did not commit an error. Ryan Grigaitis went 3-for-3 with a triple and six RBIs. Dustin Crowden and Brady James each had two hits, including a double.
In today's semifinals, Cape plays Dunklin County at 10 a.m. and host Charleston faces Mayfield, Ky., at 12:30 p.m. The winners meet at 3 p.m. for the title.