- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)42
- 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
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- 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
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)26
- Tanker truck catches fire near Oak Ridge (04/24/16)7
- Local company makes eco-friendly kitty litter that cuts cat-box smell (04/25/16)
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
religion briefs 1/19
New disciple class begins at church
Abundant Life Church is beginning a new disciple class at 6 p.m. Sunday. David Butler, pastor, will lead the class. Anyone is welcome to attend.
Contest seeks spiritual poems
The Texas Poetry Alliance is offering a $1,000 grand prize in a spiritual poetry contest.
There is no cost to enter. The deadline entry is Feb. 10.
To enter, send one poem, 20 lines or less, to: Free Poetry Contest, 3412-A Moonlight Ave., El Paso, Texas 79904. You also can enter online at www.freecontest.com.
Scott City food pantry feeds 213
The Scott City, Mo., Food Pantry fed 213 people from October to December 2001.
The pantry is a joint effort of the ministerial alliance in the community. The food pantry is open from 9-11 a.m. every Tuesday. The building is behind the Chamber of Commerce office.
Prophecy conference comes to Lynwood
Lynwood Baptist Church has a prophecy conference this weekend. Guest speaker is Dr. Daniel L. Akin, vice president for academic administration; dean, school of theology; and professor of Christian preaching at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky.
The conference begins at 9 a.m. Sunday, with another service at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. The conference continues at 7 p.m. Monday.
Topics include rapture, the second coming of Jesus, the antichrist and the order of events of bible prophecy.
Child care is provided by reservation. Call 334-4600 for information.
Lutheran aid branch elects leaders
The Aid Association for Lutherans Branch 1621 in Jackson, Mo., recently elected the following leaders: Steve Grebing, chair; Leon Laurentius, coordinator; Mary Ann Boren, recorder; and Becky Klob, treasurer.
AAL help with organizing fund-raising projects for its members.
--From staff reports