- State declares test results for schools invalid (10/4/17)2
- College algebra to be removed from Southeast required curriculum (10/10/17)1
- Child-custody advocate: State law needs fix to provide parents with more equal custody (10/12/17)
- Past Rowdy the Redhawk mascot's identity revealed (10/15/17)
- Cancer will 'change your life, but it doesn't have to rule it' (10/8/17)
- Sikeston singer moves on with 'The Voice' (10/16/17)
- Police chief, council: Cape Girardeau faces growing gun violence (10/17/17)4
- Developer asks court to OK tax district board for improvements near Hobby Lobby (10/17/17)4
- Bills addressing equal child custody to be filed, legislators say (10/13/17)
- The last person to be laid to rest at Old Lorimier Cemetery: Mary Russell Fox (10/17/17)2
Boomland Car Show Proceeds to go to Toys for Tots
Reeves Boomland in Benton, MO will be hosting a Christmas Open House Saturday, December 8th and Sunday, December 9th from 9 am to 3 pm.
Saturday will consist of the Boomland Christmas Car Show. The car show will have a $15 entry fee with the proceeds going to Toys for Tots. Toys for Tots, which is sponsored by the Marine Corps., serves around 1500 kids locally. Marines will be on hand to take any donations. It is free to the public with toy donations accepted. The "Mater" truck will also be on hand.
On Sunday from 11 am to 2 pm emergency vehicles will be on display with the Air Evac Rescue helicopter scheduled to land.
There will be a big sale both days with door prizes consisting of a percentage off one's purchase. Santa Claus will also be on hand for the kids and there will be free cookies, hot chocolate, and coffee. Various vendors will be giving away free samples and giveaways.
Come support Toys for Tots by donating a toy at the Boomland Christmas Open House Saturday, December 8th and Sunday, December 9th from 9 am to 3 pm.