- Cape teacher accused of assaulting student at football game (10/23/16)30
- Pedestrian killed during traffic collision on I-55 (10/23/16)8
- Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter faces challenge from criminal investigator Wes Drury (10/21/16)8
- Shooting injures two people in Cape early Tuesday (10/19/16)34
- 18-year-old killed in one-car crash Thursday morning (10/21/16)1
- Man arrested after dispute at school spurs brief lockdown (10/21/16)6
- 'I feel for them' (10/20/16)1
- Perry County: A great place to find home away from home (10/14/16)
- Hundreds turn out for VintageNOW fundraiser (10/23/16)3
- Crews are working on the new Drury Hotel (10/21/16)4
Cigarettes are serious issue for our health
Patrick Naeger laments the lack of support for him to be nominated to a state health commission. Perhaps it has something to do with the fact that he makes money by selling cigarettes to customers at his drugstore in Perryville, Mo.
When Patrick Naeger quits selling cancer-causing cigarettes, maybe we'll believe he's seriously interested in the health of Missourians.
JOE JACKSON, Charleston, Mo.