- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)46
- 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)38
- 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
- Law firm requests information about Cape's traffic cameras (04/25/16)2
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
- Local company makes eco-friendly kitty litter that cuts cat-box smell (04/25/16)
- Man accused of pointing BB gun at Chaffee resident (04/26/16)2
Schabbing - 50 years
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Schabbing of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at a surprise dinner Jan. 29, 2010, at Texas Roadhouse.
Hosts were children and grandchildren.
The couple also celebrated the event early by taking a cruise to Alaska in July 2009.
Schabbing and Patricia Scherer were married Jan. 30, 1960, at St. Mary's Cathedral by Bishop-elect Marion Forest, and the Revs. Duffner and Doniphan.
Their attendants were Darlene Scherer Summers, Celestine Littleton Kohlfeld, Cordelia Schrock Peters, Carletta Schrock, Mary Ellen Schonhoff McKay, Dr. William Schabbing, Dean Littleton, Marvin and Walter Margrabe.
The couple has five sons, David (Annette) of Cape Girardeau, Mike (Sarah) of Renton, Wash., Steve (Michele) of Gordonville, Chris of Jackson, and Matt (Angie) of Shawneetown.
They have 10 grandchildren, Jessica, Erica, Veronica and Victoria of Cape Girardeau, Alex, Sabrina and Hannah of Renton, Collin and Tanner of Gordonville, and Kelsey of Jackson.
Schabbing and son David own and operate Ramsey Creek Farm in Cape Girardeau. Mrs. Schabbing is a private piano teacher.