- Three out, including city administrator, at Scott City; two resigned, one fired (3/16/17)1
- Business notebook: Cape native goes from farm to mobile-food operation (3/20/17)1
- Police: Man beats pregnant wife, throws her down stairs, abandons her on side of road (3/14/17)17
- Several tournaments already booked at Sportsplex (3/16/17)6
- Cairo man pleads guilty to bank murders (3/17/17)1
- Former Scott City administrator: 'I was forced to resign' (3/21/17)6
- Two people found dead in Advance house fire (3/21/17)
- Two local lawmakers back charter school bill; Perryville lawmaker objects to measure (3/19/17)19
- Two Cape men charged with second-degree murder of Grandi (3/21/17)2
- Cape's 24-hour endurance run keeps growing; some will run more than 100 miles beginning Friday night (3/15/17)1
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.