Ozark Author to Make Presentation at Writers Guild
Ozark Author Laura Valenti to Present Program at Heartland Writers Guild The Heartland Writers Guild will meet Sunday, September 20 from 2-4 pm. at the Steck House 210 Washington St. Jackson, Missouri. Guest speaker, Laura Valenti, from Lebanon, Missouri will share her writing adventure...
Ride of the Week: 1985 chevy sliverado
Make and model: 1985 chevy sliverado Owner(s): Aaron George Owner's hometown: Delta mo the truck has the 305 motor rebuilt. its an automatic with power steering.it also has a four barrel carburetor. it is 2wheel drive with very little rust on the body...
Local Authors to Do Book Signinn
Local authors, Catherine Stovall and Samantha Ketteman, will be holding a book signing on Sept. 12, 2015 at Cup 'n' Cork in Cape Girardeau, MO. The authors will have books available for purchase, free gifts, and will be holding a drawing to win a Back to School Basket of goodies such as books, notebooks, gift cards, shopping tote, and coffee mug. Signing begins at 8:00 am and will end at 3:00 pm...
Local Heroes on National Dog Day!
I am actually from New Jersey, but was lucky enough to meet Rochelle Steffen at an animal advocacy event in Washington DC a few years ago, and have been following Mac's Mission ever since. Rochelle, founder of Mac's Mission is from Cape Girardeau, MO. ...
CGRD Takes Win Over RNRG, Ends Home Season with 5-3 Record!
Cape Girardeau Roller Derby (CGRD) recently concluded their home season with a 5-3 record. On Saturday, August 15th, for the first time ever, CGRD took on the Roughneck Roller Derby team from Tulsa, OK. Not knowing what to expect, CGRG came on strong with tough walls and quick jammers. ...
"Never Again Is Now" Rally
"Never Again Is Now" Rally This Friday, August 28, at Cape County Park North in Shelter #4 at 6:30 pm there will be a rally that will be open to the public. This event's main topic is "A History and Religion Tour." The keynote speaker will be Mr. William Federer. ...
Cape Girardeau Roller Derby Team Changes Name, Now Recruiting Both Men and Women
The Cape Girardeau Roller Girls (CGRG) recently wrapped up their 2015 home season and boast a winning record (5-3) for the year thus far. Despite winding down the season, CGRG is still working hard to bring about big changes for 2016. One of the most exciting changes to the league is the recruitment of competitive male skaters! While the skaters themselves have all been female in the past, men have been part of the team since its inception in 2010, taking on roles such as bench coach, training coach, referee, non-skating official, and announcer. ...
Master Gardeners Help Rose Garden Grow
The Cape County Master Gardeners presented a check for $1,000 to the Cape Girardeau Council of Garden Clubs for the care and maintenance of the Rose Garden in Capaha Park. The mission of the Missouri Master Gardener Extension Program is "helping others learn to grow." The Master Gardener program provides in depth horticultural training to individuals throughout Missouri who then volunteer their time applying what they have learned to help others in their communities to learn about gardening and environmental education. ...
2nd Annual Horseshoes 4 "everyday" HEROES Tournament
Come on out to the Al Friga Farm (Paul Friga) located on Highway 77 between Chaffee and Oran (off of County Road 248) to the 2nd Annual Horseshoes 4 "everyday" HEROES Tournament on Saturday, October 10 beginning at 10:00 a.m. (Banners and Signs will be posted so you can easily find your way!)...
Benefit Dinner for Red Star Baptist Activities Building
Red Star Baptist Church will be holding a Benefit Dinner on Friday , September 4, 2015 at 1301 N Main St in Cape Girardeau, Mo from 4pm-8pm. The meal consists of Home fried Chicken, fried catfish, baked beans , potato salad, baked apples, home made rolls, homemade desserts, and drink. ( to go orders and special large group deliveries are available by contacting the church at 573 335 3381...
Dance for a Cause: MS Awareness Dance Competition on October 3, 2015
Seeking dancers and spectators to support cutting-edge research and life-changing programs and services for people living with MS at the First Annual Dance for a Cause: MS Awareness Dance Competition taking place on October 3rd at Southeast Missouri State University (North Rec Center) from 2 p.m. ...
Grassroots Lobbying Workshop
A Grassroots Lobbying Workshop is being held at the Cape Public Library on August 22, 9:30 am - 1:30 pm. Ryan Johnson, with Missouri Alliance for Freedom, is presenting the workshop. You will get an up close look at how a bill really becomes law, how a bill is killed, and how to navigate the House and the Senate. ...
Cape Tea Party Hosts Deputy State Director for AFP-MO
The Cape County Tea Party meeting will be on August 18 at 6:30 pm at the Cape Public Library. This month our speaker will be Rachel Payton, with Americans for Prosperity-MO. She will speak about AFP's Path to Prosperity initiative and their 2015 Legislative Scorecard. ...
Good Clean Family Fun: The SEMO District Fair Oral History Project
County fairs are a tradition in rural America. Fairs have historically provided a time and space for farm families and townsfolk alike to come together for a few days to visit and display their prize crops, livestock, and handicrafts. Even as the nation raced toward industrialization and urbanization in the 19th and 20th century, county fairs continued to thrive in rural areas throughout each region of the U.S. ...
Cape Girardeau Roller Girls to Take on Roughneck Roller Derby August 15th!
Cape Girardeau Roller Girls to Take on Roughneck Roller Derby August 15th! Saturday, August 15th, come check out live roller derby action at the A.C. Brase Arena as the Cape Girardeau Roller Girls hit the track to take on Roughneck Roller Derby from Tulsa, OK...for the very first time ever! Count on an exciting game full of hard hits and fast action as these two teams fight for the win. ...