- 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
- 2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
- Statement: Man says cops’ 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
- River Ridge Winery changes hands (05/01/16)
Area calendar 1/28/10
* Youth sign-ups: The Cape Youth Baseball League will hold sign-ups for players ages 5 to 15. Nearly Perfect Shoes will host sign-ups from noon to 3 p.m. Feb. 20 and from 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 28. Info: Percy Huston, 278-6763.
* Free-throw contest: The Jackson Knights of Columbus will host a free-throw competition for boys and girls ages 10 to 14 at Immaculate Conception gym. The competition will begin at 1 p.m. Feb. 7. Participants must provide proof of age. Info or entry forms: Ken Hotop: 243-1000.
* Capahas auction: The annual Plaza Tire Capahas auction will be April 10 at the American Legion Hall on Thomas Drive in Cape Girardeau. Doors open at 8:30 a.m., with the auction beginning at 9 a.m. A wide variety of items will be auctioned off, with proceeds benefiting the Capahas, among the nation's oldest amateur baseball teams. Info: 335-6644.
* Grand opening run: The Ghisallo Running's grand opening 5K and 1-mile fun run will take place at 8 a.m. Feb. 28 at Arena Park. All participants receive a $20 Ghisallo Running gift card. Cost: $25 or $35 on race day. Info or to register: www.splitmastertiming.com.
* Southeast winter clinics: The Southeast Missouri State softball program will hold its annual winter clinics for girls ages 8 through 18 at Houck Field House. The Southeast coaching staff and team members will instruct. A session covering short game/hitting and sliding/baserunning will be Feb. 6 and 7 from 9 a.m. to noon daily. Cost is $60. Info: 651-2993, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
* Optimist league: The Jackson boys Optimist Wrestling Little League will hold sign-ups for boys in grades kindergarten through 6 at the Jackson High School multipurpose gym. Registration will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. today and 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday. The league will run from Feb. 22 to March 24 with a tournament March 25 to 27. Cost: $40. Info: Matt Wendel, 204-1179.