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- Neelys Landing man shot, killed by highway patrol trooper after traffic stop (05/01/16)43
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- 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
- 2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
- Statement: Man says copsí good work drove him to grow his own marijuana (05/01/16)1
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
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Ford & Sons opens tourney with win
The Ford & Sons Cape Girardeau Post 63 American Legion baseball team won its opener, 13-5 over Carrier Mills, Ill., at the Polk Brooks Classic in Paducah, Ky.
Andrew Williams, who just completed his sophomore year at Central, tossed a complete game for Post 63. He allowed three runs, two earned, and eight hits.
Austin Greer, a recent Notre Dame Regional High School graduate, powered Post 63 to victory. He belted a double and a homer while driving in five runs.
Skylar Cobb, who plays at Scott City, and Dustin Crowden, who plays at Kelly, each collected two hits.
Post 63 (16-7) returns to action today with two pool-play games.
-- From staff reports