- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)45
- 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)6
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)37
- 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
Veterans Affairs to hire 1,900 people
Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K. Shinseki recently announced the department will hire about 1,600 mental health clinicians as well as nearly 300 support staff. An estimated five clinicians and one support person will be hired at the John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo., to support mental health operations.
Veterans can visit www.va.gov to locate the nearest VA facility or veterans center for enrollment and to get scheduled for care. Immediate help is available at www.VeteransCrisisLine.net or by calling the crisis line at 1-800-273-8255 or by texting 838255.