- Police: Cape man kidnapped woman, then raped, assaulted her (06/30/16)7
- Many Jackson students may face random drug-testing (06/26/16)41
- Jackson man accused of felony assault after attack at Cape bar (06/26/16)7
- Four men accused of roles in three robberies (06/29/16)3
- Coroner asks for grand jury in Poplar Bluff fatal hit-and-run case (06/28/16)1
- Southeast president to get his U.S. citizenship July 4 (06/30/16)34
- Cape murderer still will serve 2 life sentences; appeals court forced reduced charge (06/30/16)
- Cape detective who helped solve Krajcir case is retiring (06/28/16)8
- Officials: Ash borer less of a problem here than in St. Louis (06/27/16)
- Business notebook: Melting Co. adds to Cape's food-truck fleet (06/27/16)
Military news 11/4/02
Sievers graduates from U.S. Army rigger course
Army Pvt. James J. Sievers has graduated from a parachute rigger course at the 262nd Quartermaster Battalion, Fort Lee, Petersburg, Va.
Sievers was trained to inspect, pack, rig, recover, store and maintain airdrop equipment. Airdrop equipment includes troop and cargo parachutes, platforms, cushioning materials, and extraction and release systems.
The son of Juddy L. and Timothy M. Sievers of Jackson, Sievers is a 2000 graduate of Jackson High School.
Gaskins re-enlists for three years in Marines
Marine Corps Sgt. Jason M. Gaskins, a 1998 graduate of Kelly High School at Benton, Mo., recently re-enlisted for three years while serving with Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron, Marine Corps Air Station, Iwakuni, Japan.-- From staff reports