Saint Francis Hosting Free CPR Training
In one minute, you can learn how to save a life. On Saturday, June 6, Saint Francis Medical Center will host free CPR training as part of National CPR and AED Awareness Week (June 1-7). According to the American Heart Association, 90 percent of people who suffer out-of-hospital cardiac arrests die. ...
Cape Girardeau Roller Girls Take Win at Home on May 23!
On May 23, CGRG took on the Southern Illinois Roller Girls (SIRG) at home at the A.C. Brase Arena, with a co-ed mash-up immediately following. It was a hard fought battle loaded with bruising hits, strong blocking, and high scoring jams! Assault-n-Pepa scored 23 points during a single jam, and CGRG took home the win 158-87! MVPs were awarded to Assault-N-Pepa (MVP Jammer), Fakin' Bacon (MVP Blocker), and the coveted Fan Favorite went to Meya Wham. ...
Seven SEMO athletes qualified for 2015 NCAA Outdoor Track& Field championships
Southeast will participate in the NCAA West Region prelims on May 28-30 at the University of Texas in Austin. Representing the Redhawks are Blake Smith, Blake Carter,Reggie Miller,Chris Martin,Shon Kyle, Jessica Brown, and Sarah Hall. Whole story can be found on gosoutheast.com...
UNDER THE BIG TOP VBS 2015 at First Pentecostal of Cape
Vacation Bible School at First Pentecostal of Cape, 3054 Lexington Ave will be happening June 10-12, 6-8 PM Nightly. The ages are 5-11. Come and join us for Fun and Excitement as we learn lessons from the life of King David on the topics of Fear, Faith & Friendship...
The City of Delta Mo. will hold a Rabies Clinic, Saturday
May 30 - 10:00a.m. till 12:00p.m.
At the Delta community Center.
$10.00 for a one year rabies shot, will have other vaccines
Ride of the Week: 1977 Jeep CJ5 Renegade by American Motors
Make and model: 1977 Jeep CJ5 Renegade by American Motors Owner(s): Bill and Debbie Hay Owner's hometown: Jackson , Missouri The Jeep has a 360 AMC Motor My car's name: Poprivet We bought the Jeep in 1979 to go on Jeep rides with SEMO 4 Wheel Drive Club upgraded from a 1948 Willys Jeep CJ 2A with a 289 Ford Motor...
Donate Life Month -- April 2015
The month of April is designated as National Donate Life Month. Various activities take place each year in the month of April to encourage individuals to register as Organ, Eye, & Tissue Donors. This year the Scott City Rams Baseball Team and the Lady Rams Softball Team participated in a "Playing 4 Life" game on April 23, 2015 in an effort to raise awareness and funds for Mid-America Transplant Services (MTS) & Organ Donation. ...
Giving Children In Crisis HOPE
Bobby first came into foster care, he was 9 years old. He was so embarrassed by his house, when he had visits with his parents, he asked his foster parents to drop him off 2 blocks away, so he could walk the rest of the way and they wouldn't see his house. ...
Blue Creek Quilters Quilt Show & Raffle
This Memorial Day weekend the Mayfield Cultural Center will be displaying 50 quilts brought in by the Blue Creek Quilters, with one of the quilts being raffled off to benefit the newly opened performing and visual arts center. Quilts for the show have been returned to the women from across the country, coming from as far away as Florida and Texas. ...
Cape Girardeau Resident Named to Girl Scouts Board of Directors
Laura Klipfel (Cape Girardeau) has been named Member at Large to the Board of Directors for Girl Scouts of the Missouri Heartland (GSMH). Klipfel is a lifetime member of Girl Scouts. She has served as National Council Delegate representing GSMH at the 2014 National Council Session in Salt Lake City, UT. ...
First Time Cover Photo for National Magazine
Allen Morris resident of Jackson, Mo a local Real Estate Agent with Century 21 Ashland Realty Co is also an avid Free Lance Outdoor Writer and Outdoor Photographer who's articles have appeared in 20 national, regional, and local magazines and has won local outdoor photo contests. Had one of his photo for the first time appear on cover of a National Magazine -- Trapper's World May/June 2015...
The Most Important Governing Event In Our Lifetime
On Tuesday,May 19th,at 6:30 pm, the Cape County Tea Party will hold its open monthly meeting at the Cape Public Library. This meeting will discuss "the most important 'governing event' in our lifetime." If you would like to know more about the Convention of States Project going on in Missouri, this meeting will separate the facts from the fiction. Keith Carmichael, the Missouri director for the Convention of States Project, will be our speaker this month...
Saxony Lutheran Wins State Scholar Bowl Championship
The Saxony scholar bowl team has had an exciting past few weeks. In fact, to say that the team has performed well would be an understatement. Since the beginning of March, the Crusaders have gone undefeated, riding a 33-game winning streak through the district, sectional and state tournaments, bringing home the program's second state championship!...
Kraig Kenning plays at Underberg House Concerts
After a lengthy vacation, Underberg House Concerts is back, hosting spectacular national/international touring acts at their venue, open to all. On Thursday, May 14, at 7 pm, Kraig Kenning will kick things off. Kraig, the winner of the first National slide guitar championship, has been impressing audiences for nearly 20 years. ...
How I fell in love with Lyon and France
Before coming to Lyon I haven't known anything about France except of the fact that Paris is great, that French people have 'some special smelly' cheese & wine obsession and that they eat late but still keep fit and that they music here is wonderful but the French language seems impossible to learn. ...
Thompson leads PHS Class of 2015
Daria Marie Thompson will lead the Perryville High School Class of 2015 as it graduates this Friday. Commencement begins at 8 pm Friday, May 15 at Perry Park Center. Thompson is the daughter of Michael and April Thompson. She has six siblings -- Daniel, Christen, D.J., Nathan, Megan, Josiah, and she is the granddaughter of Alice Burlingame...
Ride of the Week: 1986 Corvette
Make and model: 1986 Corvette Owner(s): Shane Murdock Owner's hometown: Cape Girardeau 350 L98 auto with B&M Shift Kit, Cammed, K&N cold air intake, Flowmaster exhaust & Targa top. My car's name: Fun N' Da' Sun This is my 1st Corvette, and Hopefully not my last...
Chaffee Nursing Center receives Honor Club Award
CHAFFEE NURSING CENTER, SKILLED NURSING, BY AMERICARE was elevated to the Silver level of the company's Honor Club for 2015 at Americare' s recent annual meeting in Memphis, TN. Communities with Honor Club distinction meet very narrow award criteria in each of the four philosophy areas: resident service, employee service, community service and fiscal responsibility. ...
Redneck Racing Benefit For Debbie Carlton
Redneck Racing - Mud Run Rustic Lodge - Zalma, MO May 30, 2015 Benefit for Debbie Carlton Admission: $5.00, kids 10 and under FREE Gates open at 10:00 a.m. Drivers meeting at 1:00 p.m. Race starts at 2:00 p.m. All trucks welcome! No trucks turned down!...
Miller, Bulldog Awards recipients Named
Bob Miller Award Bob Miller was a 1952 graduate of Notre Dame. In 1972, Mr. Miller gathered a group of volunteers and formed the Notre Dame Booster Club. Thanks to Mr. Miller and his group, the Notre Dame Booster Club continues to grow. After the passing of Mr. ...
Merritt Awarded Scholarship
The Annual Church Women United (CWU) Nursing Scholarship was presented to Tiffany Merritt on Friday evening at the May Friendship Day Celebration, a dinner meeting hosted by the ladies of Grace United Methodist Church. Ms Merritt is a Practical Nursing student at the Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center and plans to pursue a Registered Nursing Degree as well. ...
Keeping the Republic
The Cape County Tea Party holds meetings at the Cape Girardeau Library for your benefit to keep up with the candidates, current issues and training to Keep The Republic. The media depicts the conservative and supporters of the Constitution/Bill of Rights as extreme. They are far from it. To be a conservative, you could be a Democrat, Republican or Independent. We really have a lot of ideals and values in common...