- Woman's post about 'Back the Blue' sign in Jackson coffee shop prompts firing from nearby bar (8/15/17)11
- Scott City man dies in motorcycle crash near Millersville (8/13/17)
- Sands Pancake House moving to Morgan Oak location (8/11/17)1
- Stoogefest headliner cancels, cites NAACP travel advisory in Missouri (8/15/17)2
- How to save a life: Lifeguards resuscitated young girl at Cape Splash (8/17/17)2
- Teen convicted of shooting area woman in 2015 (8/13/17)
- Man accused of making terror threats against dental office (8/13/17)
- Councilman: Scott City mayor, city administrator resigned (8/15/17)4
- Cape movie theater to feature recliners, new food and drink options (8/11/17)3
- Woman dies in house fire in Cape Girardeau County (8/16/17)
8 Year Old Wins District Hoop Shoot
The annual Elks Hoopshoot Competition held its district championship in Chaffee on Saturday, January 9. Blake Barnes, age 8, captured the first place title for the 8-9 age group, shooting 20 out of 25 free-throws. Blake will advance to the state competition in Imperial on February 6.
Blake is pictured with District Chairman of The Elks.