- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)48
- Neelys Landing man shot, killed by highway patrol trooper after traffic stop (05/01/16)43
- 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
- 2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
- Statement: Man says copsí good work drove him to grow his own marijuana (05/01/16)1
- 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
- River Ridge Winery changes hands (05/02/16)
Out of the past 12/19/12
If the Cape Girardeau City Council gives its OK, the Cape Girardeau Convention and Tourism Bureau will operate on a $220,000 budget next year; the proposed budget, requested by the bureau, is $44,000 higher than the current calendar year budget.
Jackson attorney John P. Lichtenegger has been elected vice president of the University of Missouri's Board of Curators; Lichtenegger has served on the nine-member board since 1985.
According to Col. Alfred J. D'Arezzo, district engineer with the Corps of Engineers in St.. Louis, construction to complete the Mississippi River floodwall here is expected to begin in April; the corps will seek bids for the $1 million-plus project in March.
KENNETT, Mo. -- Full support of an effort to construct a bridge linking Missouri and Tennessee near Caruthersville, Mo., has been pledged by Sen. Stuart Symington, D.-Mo., in a letter to Dr. W.L. Spence, chairman of the Mississippi River Bridge Commission; Symington joins Sen. Estes Kefauver, D.-Tenn., and other members of the Congressional delegations from the two states in the effort to have the bridge erected.
The Rev. E.E. Drope, pastor of the Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ in the Smelterville suburb, also has taken over the pastorate of the church of the same denomination on North Main Street.
A Christmas vesper service, sponsored each year by the Young Women's and Young Men's Christian associations of the Teachers College, is held in the afternoon in the college auditorium.
Six teams are being used to grade Maple Street in South Cape Girardeau, the work being done by L.L. Dalton for L.B. Houck, who owns the houses on either side of the street and who desires to give his tenants a better street to and from their homes.
Virgil Wilson, formerly of Cape Girardeau, is here on a visit to friends and relatives after about four years' residence in Billings, Mont., where he and his brothers, Paul and Joe, are in the construction business.
-- Sharon K. Sanders