- Owner of Mary Jane Burgers & Brew in Perryville to open new culinary concept in Cape (9/15/17)3
- Man accused of setting fire to Delta bar; posted photos of it burning on Facebook (9/17/17)5
- McClure man accused of leaving children in hot truck while gambling in casino (9/19/17)1
- How the story of one dog is helping others (9/14/17)1
- Eyewitnesses testify about fatal shooting; men were using drugs, alcohol (9/14/17)
- Jury finds Harris guilty of murder, 3 other counts (9/15/17)4
- Retailer may come to Jackson; rezoning needed first (9/17/17)2
- New boutique store advocates for special-needs people (9/19/17)
- Planet Fitness to anchor Town Plaza shopping center (9/18/17)2
- Mo. conservation agents help fight fires in western U.S. (9/15/17)
Concert Closes Jerry Ford 50 Years of Music Exhibit
The "Jerry Ford's 50 Years of Music" exhibit will close Nov. 28 at 3pm. "Jerry and his musical groups have graciously donated their time during the 2009 season by holding free monthly concerts." states Viney Mosley, Director of the Cape River Heritage Museum. "The monthly concerts were formed in cooperation with seven community organizations. Ford's musical groups have donated their time to the popular concerts series," added Mosley. Ford founded the "Sounds of the Season concert when his younger brother, Don, was diagnosed with cancer. The previous 13 years raised over $160,000 for Southeast's cancer program
Feature performances include Cape Central senior, Quitman McBride III, along with Jerry Ford and Beverly Reece Saturday Nov 28th at 10:30am free concert. McBride has performed with Ford's orchestra on many occasions including Governor Jay Nixon's Inaugural Ball in the Capitol Rotunda in Jefferson City January 2009 .
The Cape River Heritage Museum will host the final performance with excerpts of the Southeast Missouri Hospital Foundation's Sounds of the Seasons concert Saturday November 28 at 10:30 a.m. Admission is free and open to the public. call 573 334 0405 for details.
The Sound of the Seasons concerts, directed by Mike Dumey, feature many of the talented young students in our area and has the reputation as a highlight of the Christmas season. This year's concert will be Sunday, December 6 at Cape Bible Chapel at 2:00 p.m. Admission is $5 per person. For more information about the December concert, call Southeast Hospital Foundations's office at 986-6622.