- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)41
- 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)19
- 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
Area sports digest 7/18/02
Jackson Legion loses a pair to Sikeston, Dunklin Co.
JACKSON, Mo. -- Jackson's American Legion baseball team suffered a pair of losses in two make-up games Wednesday.
Sikeston defeated Jackson (18-15) 14-4 in eight innings. Austin McDowell was 2-for-4 with two RBIs for Jackson. Jacob Priday was 3-for-4 with a triple and a home run for Sikeston. Josh Snell suffered the loss.
Dunklin County downed Jackson 12-6 in Game 2. Bryan Austin led off the bottom of the first with a home run and also hit a double in the game for Jackson. Dusty Roberts hit a three-run home run and Michael Birk and Brennan Gibson each had two hits.
Cape golfer deep in pack at Junior PGA event
WESTFIELD CENTER, Ohio -- Todd Obergoenner of Cape Girardeau shot a first-round 85 to trail deep in the pack in the first day of the Westfield Junior PGA Championship.
Seventeen-year-olds Sung Ea Lee of Tacoma, Wash., and Tyler Aldridge of Nampa, Idaho, shot course records to lead the field.
-- From staff reports