- 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)40
- 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)3
- 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
Presentation held at Old St. Vincents
The Rev. Oscar Lukefahr, the C. M. director of Catholic Home Study Service, will be speaking at Old St. Vincents Church at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Lukefahr's Catholic Home Study Servic in Perryville, Mo., offers free correspondence courses on the Catholic faith. The topics for the presentation will be "The Privilege of Being Catholic," and "The Four Steps to Happiness." The presentation is free and open to the public.
Church's music ministry has concert
The Immaculate Conception Church in Jackson will host its annual spring concert at 2:15 p.m. May 2. The adult choir and choristers, the adult and junior Bells of Joy Ringers, the Praise Team and church and local musicians will be featured. Refreshments will follow in the Fellowship Hall. For more information, call 243-3182.
Circus coming to the Show Me Center
The Piccadilly Circus will hold two shows at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Show Me Center. Free children's tickets will be available in area stores and online. Adult tickets to this event range from $27 to $32. For more information and to buy tickets, go to www.TheFunCircus.com.
Spring festival, feast set for May
The Sargents Lutheran Chapel church will host the churches of the North Cape County Alliances spring festival and feast at 4 p.m. May 2. The event will include music, Scripture and an indoor potluck picnic will follow these events. People should bring a picnic item.
Salvation Army offering free meals
The Salvation Army in Cape Girardeau will be serving free meals this week. Meals will be served from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. with carry-out dinners available from 5:30 to 6 p.m. The menu will be Monday: ham, potatoes, green beans; Tuesday: chicken, mashed potatoes, corn, and fruit; Wednesday: spaghetti, green beans and fruit; Thursday: chicken and rice, corn and fruit; Friday: sloppy joes, green beans and fruit. Cake or pie will be the dessert each day.
SADI sponsors town hall meeting
The Washington University School of Medicine Program in Occupational Therapy and SEMO Alliance for Disability Independence are sponsoring a meeting bringing together community members with disabilities from Bollinger, Cape Girardeau, Mississippi, Perry and Scott counties to address health care access. The meeting will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the SADI building in Cape Girardeau County. Refreshments will be provided. For more information or to RSVP, contact Miki Gudermuth or Kim Whitson at 651-6464, or Janet Knous in Charleston, Mo., at 573-683-6464.