- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)46
- 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)8
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)40
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
- 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
- Local company makes eco-friendly kitty litter that cuts cat-box smell (04/25/16)
- Man accused of pointing BB gun at Chaffee resident (04/26/16)2
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