- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)40
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- Ray's of Kelso, Plaza by Ray's to change ownership; Fonn to buy enterprise (04/20/16)3
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)6
- Cape council approves nearly $1M in park, sculpture projects with little public discussion (04/22/16)37
- Law firm requests information about Cape's traffic cameras (04/25/16)2
- Tanker truck catches fire near Oak Ridge (04/24/16)7
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
- Local company makes eco-friendly kitty litter that cuts cat-box smell (04/25/16)
Neal and Dorothy Brown of Jackson, Mo., and Larry and Anna Whaley of Cape Girardeau announce the engagement of their daughter, Leslie Rose Whaley, to J.R. Watkins, both of Cape Girardeau. He is the son of Don and Linda Watkins of Oran, Mo.
Whaley is a 1996 graduate of Jackson High School. She received a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Southeast Missouri State University in 2000. She is a computer instructor at Metro Business College.
Watkins is a 1999 graduate of Oran High School. He is a carpenter with Interior Plus Inc.
An Oct. 12 wedding is planned at Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Oran.