Business briefs

Tuesday, October 15, 2002

Southeast Missouri

Cape Girardeau

Tatmandu, a tattoo parlor, has opened at 733 Broadway. The owner is Karl Ketchum.

Best Buy, North America's leading specialty retailer of digital technology and entertainment products, has opened at 3026 William St. The store manager is Steve Maxcy.

Duck Threads, an embroidery and quilts business, has opened at 108 N. Main St. The owner is Tina Collins.

Hip Hop Shop, which features trendy urban clothing, has relocated from downtown to Westfield Shoppingtown West Park.. The store owner is Robert Johnson.

Old Town Cafe and Ice Cream Co. has opened inside Port Cape at 19 N. Water St. The owner is Doc Cain.

Pyramid Clinical Services, a drug screening and DNA testing business, has opened at Lorimont Place at 272 S. Mt. Auburn Road. The owner is Drew Jones.

Hair Styling For Men has opened at 1207 N. Kingshighway. The owner is Kimberly McKee.

Security Alarms has opened at 1940 Golden Eagle Court. The owner is Kevin Wisdom.

Tuesday Morning has opened at Town Plaza Shopping Center.

Cape Reconditioning Center, an automotive business, has opened at 835 S. Kingshighway. The owner is Jeff Highly.


The Picket Fence, an antiques and collectibles shop at 114 W. Yoakum, has opened. The owners are Retta and Joe Mohorc.


Best Clean Fireplace Shoppe, a division of Best Clean Plus Inc., has opened its newly expanded showroom at 5429 Highway 32. The sales manager is Terry Goodwin.

New members of the Chamber of Commerce is Johnson Controls Inc., Action Pro Business Solutions, Center Stage, El Torero, On Stage Players, Temmer Financial Planning Inc.

Farmington Chiropractic Center has opened at 1 S. Franklin St. The owner is Dr. Mark Medley.

El Torero has opened in Mineral Area Shopping Center off Karsch Boulevard.

Mailboxes, Etc. has opened in Mineral Area Shopping Center. The owners are Diana and Steven Hayes.


Pizza Inn has opened at Highway 61 and I-55. The owners is Scott Coleman.


New members of the Chamber of Commerce are Apropos Gifts & More, Pizza Inn of Fruitland, Premium Roofing & Waterproofing, Reflections, Starcatchers, Wilson's Auto Sales.


Wilcoxson's Home Place, a home furnishings business, has opened at 901 South Bypass.

Happy Nails Salon has opened at 101 South Side Square.


Workforce Employment Solutions has moved into a larger location at 1105 N. Perryville Blvd.

Poplar Bluff

Rankin Heartland X'Press, a convenience center near the end of the new Highway 67 bypass, has opened. The owners are Rankin and Rankin LLC.

BBC Party Supplies has opened on Highway 67 South at the end of the four-lane. The owner is Rhenda Hutchison.

MERS/Goodwill Industries has opened in the Valley Plaza Shopping Center. The manager is Connie Leeper.

Scott City

Greg's Auto Sales has opened here. The owner is Greg Gross.

Candles Unlimited has opened at 2517 North St. The owners are Jerald and Cherie Hillman.

Southern Illinois


The Golden Corral Restaurant has opened near the Hampton Inn, just north of the intersection of Illinois 13 and Reed Station Road. The owners are Charlie and Trace Brown of Charlie B. Brown & Associates in Carbondale.

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