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DECA Member Attended 68th International Career Development Conference (05/15/14)
Cape Career and Technology (CTC) DECA Member Logan Wright attended the 68th Annual International Career Development Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, in May. Logan was one of just 24 delegates chosen from Missouri to join the over 800 members from around the world to participate in the Leadership Development Academy. ...
Mrs. Williams First Grade (05/12/14)
I took this picture of my daughter, Debbie Williams and her first grade class of Cape Christian School. She and several parents took the class to Malden to the Bootheel Youth Museum. The firetruck was one of many adventures they had while there.
Sophomore Pilgrimage (05/10/14)
Candice Hamlin, Jackson High School, and Taylor Shivelbine, Cape Central High School attended Sophomore Pilgrimage in Jefferson City MO sponsored by GFWC Scope Club. Madison Brune of Saxony High School and Abby Matthews from Oak Ridge High School also Attended...
Notre Dame Prom (05/03/14)
Pre prom photo shoot
Notre Dame Prom (05/03/14)
Pre prom pics.
Girl Scouts spruce up Born Learning Trail (04/29/14)
Girl Scout Troop 71120 painted activities for the Born Learning Trail at Capaha Park. The troop is working on their Bronze award. The trail is part of the Success By 6 school readiness initiative of United Way. Pictured from left are Grayson Jones, Alexandris Seabaugh, Mollie Davidson, Kaylei Sterling, Bailey Randol, Maria Riguez...
Eagle Scouts Honored by Troop 16 in Cape Girardeau (04/26/14)
Sam Shaw and Riley Duncan of Troop 16 in Cape Girardeau, MO were honored as Eagle Scouts April 24, 2014 at the Elks Lodge #639. Sam's Eagle project consisted of building portable flower beds for the Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau and the Retired Priests Home in Perryville, MO. Riley's Eagle project was building storage shelves for LOVE, Inc, a Christian service organization located in Cape Girardeau. Congratulations to the new Eagle Scouts!...
McClure Easter Egg Hunt (04/12/14)
On April 12, 2014, the village of McClure held an Easter egg hunt at Shawnee Elementary South.
Cape Central Middle School Sixth Grade Students of the Month (04/10/14)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for April: (front row) Makenzie Figliolo, Morgan Hessenkemper, Megan Harding and Jake Coleman; (second row) Charles Hartline, Ivory Alexander, Alex Sanders and Kelandria Campbell; (third row) Tyler Helm, Nicholas Marston, Miguel Suchil and Kobe Gantt. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes the Students of the Month in its role as the Partner in Education for Cape Central Middle School...
Cape Central Middle School Fifth Grade Students of the Month (04/10/14)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for April: (front row) Brenden Coleman, Grayson Jones, Alyson Schroeder and Alex Cooper; (second row) Arionna Thomas, Emma McDougal, Hope Stafford and Elijah Wigfall; (third row) Landon Stewart, Te'Anna Burns, Abby Arbeiter and Nathan Caldwell. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes the Students of the Month in its role as the Partner in Education for Cape Central Middle School...
Regional History Day competition (03/20/14)
Olivia Floyd, St. Vincent De Paul 8th gr, participated in the individual exhibit category at the Regional History Day competition held at SEMO on March 14. Hundreds of Southeast MO junior and senior high students participated in this event.
Jackson JV Lady Indians Undefeated Season 21-0 !!!!!!! (03/13/14)
Left to Right: Ashton Gray, Olivia Brown, Abby Hermann, Hannah DeLoach, Nikki Sotak, Rylee Stafford, Randa Norman, Deanna Mirly, Krista Martin, Sam Schniker, Nicole Humphreys Jackson JV Lady Indians finishing off a UNDEFEATED season after a hard fought victory over Desoto. They finish the 2013/2014 Season with a 21-0 record. Congratulations girls!!!...
A Beautiful Sound (03/13/14)
Scott City Elementary School Honor Choir entertains Southeast Cancer Center staff and patients on Thursday morning, March 13, at the Cancer Center.
Egyptian High School's Operation Teen Safe Driving Week (02/28/14)
Egyptian students, Aaron Bigham and Ali Fox, participate in an accident scenario for students to view at the Operation Teen Safe Driving assembly on Thursday, February 27, 2014. The purpose was to raise awareness of how devastating accidents can be to not only those involved but to friends and family as well...
Egyptian Operation Teen Safe Driving Activity (02/28/14)
Egyptian High School student,Nathan Price,leads students in activity that brings awareness to the severity of impaired driving.
Operation Teen Safe Driving Group Activity (02/28/14)
Egyptian High School students group together to answer questions regarding Operation Teen Safe Driving.
Cape Central Middle School Sixth Grade Students of the Month (02/19/14)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for February, from left: (front row) Mason Dunn, Sadie Reynolds and Nathan Reynolds; (second row) Montell Jackson, Lydia Garner, Sarah Fite, Nathan Shadron and Matthew Cleek; (third row) Arianna Harris, Zach Benn, Sarah Dowdy and Maddi Fluharty. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as a Partner in Education for Cape Central Middle School...
Troop 5 Boy Scout Jesse Mahan Earns Rank of Eagle (02/17/14)
Boy Scout Jesse Mahan was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at the Court of Honor on Sunday, February 16 at the VFW Hall in Cape Girardeau. Jesse is the son of Gary and Gale Mahan of Cape Girardeau.
Jackson Middle School February Students of the Month (02/13/14)
Jackson Middle School sixth and seventh grade Students of the Month for February stand with schools officials, from left: (front row) Nathan Luevano, Jared O'Kelly, Hank Warren, Nikki Evans and Maegen Farow; (second row) Assistant Principal Mike Martin, Haley McElvoy, Dylan Brott, Blake Barnes, Landon Carlton, Kalli Mayfield, Laura Bertrand and Principal Janelle Pope. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as a Partner in Education with Jackson Middle School...
Cape Central Junior High Cheerleaders End a Terrific Season (01/31/14)
Cape Central Junior High School (CJHS) Cheerleaders competed at Jamfest National Cheerleading Competition in Nashville, TN on Saturday, January 25th. CJHS cheerleaders had a very successful season as they finished second to the grand champions of the entire Jamfest session they were competing in. ...
Manac Makes Donation to Oran School District for Scholastic Improvements (01/25/14)
Manac Trailers USA, Inc., recently donated $5,000 to the Oran School Board to support scholastic improvements. Pictured here are Lindi Rains, Manac Contoller; Mitch Wood, Superintendent of Oran Schools; Vance Todt, President of Oran School Board; and Hugh Boon, Manac Human Resources Manager. This is just another example of how Manac continues to support their local community...
Gross earns spot on All-State Band (01/16/14)
Justin Gross, a senior at Perryville High School, has made the Missouri All-State Band. "He is 4th chair out of 11 in the state," said PHS Band Director Jerry Childers. "The All-State Band will perform at the Missouri Music Educators Association, at Tan-Tar-A, later this month...
Green signs with Missouri S&T (01/14/14)
Trent Green, a senior at Perryville High School, has signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Missouri University of Science and Technology at Rolla beginning in the fall of 2014. Trent is pictured (front, center) with his parents Tim and Terri Green of Perryville. Back - Matt Whiteside of All Star Performance, PHS Baseball Coach Don O'Keefe, and Mark Gallion of All Star Performance, where Trent trains...
PCMS fifth graders help classmate's family (01/13/14)
Students in Mrs. Amy Figge's fifth grade class at Perry County Middle School recently presented over $1,000 in cash and gas cards to the family of Ryan Manche, a classmate who is battling a rare blood disorder. "I am so proud of my students," Figge said...
Young writers recognized for stories at PCMS (01/13/14)
Before Thanksgiving, students in Mrs. Mary Richardson's writing class at Perry County Middle School "plucked" random story parts from a turkey. The students with the top scores and the titles of their stories were (from left) Drew Schnurbusch, "Dummies Doing Dumb Dancing;" Brianna Tellez, "Stolen Candy;" Lacey Blake, "The Sunken School;" Abby Franklin, "Triple Turkey Trouble;" and Michelle Lin, "The Turfish That Terrified The Teachers." Students were scored on their writer's voice presentation, organization, word choice, incorporation of story parts, and the effective use of at least three types of of figurative language. ...
PHS students win VFW speech contest (01/13/14)
Three Perryville High School 10th graders won the local Voices of Democracy speech contest sponsored by Perryville VFW Post 4282. They are (from left) Emily Choka, second place, $100; Kyle Jannin, first place, $125; and Tessa Holland, third place, $75. Kyle Jannin will advance to compete at the district level...
CMS Fifth Grade November Students of the Month (11/22/13)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for November are, from left: (front row) Evie Frazier, Delaney Shaffer, Cecilia Aceves and Darius Jones; (second row) Antwan Benson, Tyler Gibbs, Adrienne Vincent, Mason Diamond and Tyreonna McGhee; (third row) Brotey Crisman, Kareem Shaheen, Rodney Townsend and Shaiheim Neal. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as a Partner in Education with Central Middle School...
CMS Sixth Grade November Students of the Month (11/22/13)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for November are, from left: (front row) Tyrus Reddin, Tyran Jackson, Brooklyn Sides and Joe Castillejos; (second row) Christian Cruz-Marcial, Carlos Nunez, Gunner Crosnoe and Matthew Huey; (third row) JT Haggerty, Jason Robert, Jada Cox-McClellon and Macee Hoskins. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as a Partner in Education with Central Middle School...
US Bank Donates to Cape Girardeau Public Schools (11/20/13)
US Bank donated $1500.00 to the Cape Girardeau Public School Foundation to help fund their Great Ideas Teaching Grants program. The program is designed to help put money into projects designed by the teachers themselves to help discover more innovative teaching strategies. ...
Lowe's Heroes donate time & materials to Clippard (11/13/13)
It may take a village to raise a child, but it takes dedicated volunteers to build a school, such as the "Lowe's Heroes," posing at Clippard Elementary School on Hopper Road. Clippard is the recipient of an "outdoor makeover," courtesy of the Lowe's Heroes program...
Oak Ridge 3rd Graders Learn Preparedness (10/24/13)
Recently, the 3rd grade class at Oak Ridge Elementary School took part in the American Red Cross Pillowcase Project. The program emphasizes the importance of developing an emergency communications plan, fire evacuation plan and emergency contact cards...
Distinguished Teacher (10/23/13)
Mrs. Lynn Dennis, Religion and Computer teacher at Immaculate Conception School in Jackson, was named Distinguished Teacher of the Year by the Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau.
Jackson Middle School Students of the Month (10/18/13)
Jackson Middle School sixth and seventh grade Students of the Month for September stand with school officials, from left: Assistant Principal Mike Martin, Cheyenne Sanford, Ann Marie McClard, Hannah Woodard, Jarrett Baker, Sierra Cox, Sarah Fetterhoff, Larry Lamoureaux, Shawn Kaempfer, Alex Rothert, Noah Carver and Principal Janelle Pope. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as a Partner in Education with Jackson Middle School...
Jackson FBLA--Trick or Treating for Cans (10/04/13)
Jackson High School, Jackson, Missouri--Members of the Jackson Chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America will hit the streets on the evening of Tuesday, October 29 to "Trick or Treat" for canned foods to be donated to the Jackson Ministerial Alliance food pantry. ...
CMS Fifth Grade Students of the Month (09/26/13)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for August are, from left: (front row) Kelby Thomas, Makayla Welker, Haley Williams, Poulomi Rudrappa and Taliya Watson; (second row) Clayton MacCubbin, Drake Henderson, Cameren Walley and Avery Sigmon; (third row) Morgan Williams, Layne Henderson, Luke Sissom and Hannah Horrell. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as a Partner in Education with Central Middle School...
CMS Sixth Grade Students of the Month (09/26/13)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for August are, from left: Trenton Berck, Bryce Kimberly and Kennedy Keys; (second row) Tre'Von Pair, Teague Walters and Tanner Smith; (third row) Donye Taylor, Logan Solis and Karley Thomas; (four row) Ayana Johnson, Latrevion Hines and Kara Stricker. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as a Partner in Education with Central Middle School...
CAPE COUNTY 4-H YOUTH ATTEND STATE MEETING (06/07/13)
Cape Girardeau County 4-H Members attended State 4-H Congress in Columbia on May 29-31, 2013. Those attending were: L-R Front Row: Bridgett Schumer, Chelsea Seyer, Julie Aufdenberg, Belinda Strack, and Gail Lichtenegger- Chaperone. L-R Back Row: Jim Lichtenegger- Chaperone, Emily Todt, Blake Kasten, Andrew Aufdenberg, Morgan Bangert, Nathan Aufdenberg, Sarah Wichern and Dustin Oehl...
Buchheit Earns Masters (06/05/13)
Kyle L. Buchheit earned a Master of Applied Mathematics degree June 17, 2013, from Missouri University of Science & Technology at Rolla, MO. This is in addition to the Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering and Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics he received in 2011 from the same university. Kyle is continuing his education at Missouri S&T where he plans on receiving a doctorate degree in Chemical Engineering in 2015...
Cape Central High School golf team recognized (06/01/13)
Cape Central High School golf team was recognized at the May Cape Public Schools Board of Education meeting for its successful 2012-13 season. Pictured from the left are Board President Tony Smee, CHS Golf Coach Dick Wadlington, CHS Junior Travis Simmons, CHS Freshman Kobe Franklin, and Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jim Welker. Not pictured is CHS Sophomore Luke Kinder, who was unable to attend...
Local Resident Receives Law Degree (05/27/13)
Cape Girardeau resident Rachel R. Harris received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri School of Law on May 19, 2013. Rachel is a 2010 graduate of Southeast Missouri State University. She is the daughter of C. Donald and Beverly Harris of Cape Girardeau...
Strike Out Stroke (05/10/13)
Stroke survivor Ron Greaser of Cape Girardeau throws out the first pitch at the Jackson High School baseball game at Herzog Field in Jackson on Wednesday, May 8. The event was part of "Strike Out Stroke" activities sponsored by SoutheastHEALTH and Southeast SportsCare...
Scott County Central Prom 2013 (04/21/13)
These girls was wearing the dresses provided by Dreams 2 Reality of Sikeston
CAPE COUNTY 4-H TEENS ATTEND CONFERENCE (04/16/13)
1st row L-R: Steven Peters, Hailey Yates, Taylor Seyer, Rachel Wichern. 2nd Row L-R: Bridget Schumer-State Council Representative, Brent Seyer, Morgan Crutsinger. 3rd Row L-R: Angie Crutsinger-Chaperone, Dustin Oehl-State 4-H Council President. Six Cape Girardeau County 4-H members were among over 300 youth attending the largest state 4-H Teen Conference in Missouri history, March 29-30, at the University of Missouri, Columbia. ...
Don't miss The Wizard of Oz: April 12 & 13th! (03/27/13)
Saxony Drama is known for spicing up their cast, from their first musical performance of South Pacific (2008) where their "nuns" included the mayor of Perryville, to this year's performance of The Wizard of Oz, which will feature 31 grade-school children from seven area schools (Nell Holcomb, UCLS, St. ...
Cape Middle School Fifth Graders of the Month (03/20/13)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for March are (front row from left) Faith Parr, Haley Brazel, J.T. Haggerty and Brooklyn Sides; (second row) Destiny Cowling, Matt Cleek, Shelby Valenti and Chloe McAlister; (third row) Taviunna Allen, Dade Bond and Truman Vines. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Cape Middle School Sixth Graders of the Month (03/20/13)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for March are (front row from left) TyAnna Bragg-Dixon, NiJayla King, Bridgit Strom and Lauren Hoxworth; (second row) Sydney Whitehorn, Payton Walley and Christian Bollinger; (third row) Riley Jones, Abigale Gibson, Josie Milian and Olivia Lambert. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Egyptian High School OTSD Week (02/27/13)
Student, Nathan Price, working the Operation Teen Safe Driving table at the basketball game February 15th.
Egyptian High School OTSD Week (02/27/13)
Student Council members such as sophomore Sierra Adams wore make-up to demonstrate how many teenagers die each day in auto accidents.
Ireland family given Pirate welcome (02/11/13)
Incoming Perry County School District 32 superintendent Scott Ireland and his family were given a big Pirate welcome during the Feb. 1 Perryville High School boys' basketball game. Mr. Ireland, his wife Karie and twin sons Trevor (left) and Connor attended the home game against Festus, and the Pirates delivered a 59-45 win. The Irelands were presented with Perry County School District 32 shirts by Superintendent Kevin Dunn, who will retire June 30...
Brewer honored by Elks (02/11/13)
Perryville Elks Lodge 2701 honored Adam Brewer of Perryville High School as the January 2013 Student of the Month. Adam, the son of Gerald and Donna Brewer, is pictured with PHS Principal Lee Gattis (left) and Eric Tucker of the Elks (left). He receives a $500 savings bond scholarship from the Elks. Adam, who is a senior, has played soccer and basketball while at PHS and plans to attend Nashville Auto Diesel College...
Terrific Tigers recognized at board meeting (01/28/13)
The Cape Girardeau Public Schools Board of Education, during the January board meeting, recognized several outstanding students for their leadership, scholarship and service to others. Recipients of the Terrific Tiger Award are pictured above with School Board President Stacy Kinder, left, and Superintendent of Schools Dr. ...
Cape Central Fifth Grade Students of the Month (01/16/13)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for December are (front row from left) A'vani Holcomb, Anna Wilke and Teague Walters; (second row) Gabrielle Malo, Brooklyn Holman and Matthew Huey; (third row) Haley Ticer, Macey Vangilder, Archna Sobti and Grace Groshong. Not pictured is Donye Taylor. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Wheetley receives LPN scholarship to CTC (12/07/12)
The Cape Girardeau County Area Medical Society Alliance and the Health Careers Foundation annually award a $200 scholarship to a practical nursing student enrolled at the Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center (CTC). Rebecca Wheetley of Scott City is this year's recipient. ...
Noland honored by Perryville Elks (12/07/12)
Perryville High School senior Seth Noland has been selected as the November Student of the Month by Perryville Elks Lodge 2701. Noland is pictured with Eric Tucker of the Perryville Elks (left) and PHS Assistant Principal Jeff Steffens. He is the son of Paul and Nancy Noland of Perryville. ...
Class 2 District 2 All-District Volleyball Team (11/20/12)
Three Saxony Lutheran Lady Crusaders were selected to the 2nd Team All-District Volleyball Team for Class 2, District 2. Pictured are: Courtney Bergman, a Junior Middle Hitter; Jordan Hoff, a Senior Outside Hitter; and Natalie Mueller, a Senior Outside Hitter...
Gremaud signs with MAC (11/18/12)
Perryville High School senior Natalie Gremaud has signed a letter of intent to play volleyball for Mineral Area College. Natalie is seated between her parents Ted and Glenda Gremaud. Back - PHS Volleyball Coach Dave Mirly, MAC Volleyball Coach Tim Copeland, PHS Athletic Director Jeff Steffens. ...
Hadler is Elks Student of Month at PHS (11/18/12)
Aaron Hadler, a senior at Perryville High School, has been named the October 2012 Student of the Month by Perryville Elks Lodge 2701. He is pictured with Eric Tucker of the Perryville Elks (left) and PHS Assistant Principal Joel Roth. He is the son of Steven and Donna Hadler. ...
Perryville Elementary welcomes veterans (11/18/12)
Perryville Elementary School students honored veterans with letters and song on Nov. 9. PES saluted member of Perryville VFW and the VFW Auxiliary by reading letters and poems they'd written, singing songs like "Thank A Vet" and inviting them to join a skit. Above, student Dylan Buchheit enjoys the program with his mom Sarah and grandpa and veteran Allen Dippold...
Four CHS students named to All-State Choir (11/16/12)
Nineteen Cape Central High School (CHS) students participated in the 2012 All-District Choir last week at Jackson High School and several auditioned for the prestigious 2013 Missouri All-State Choir. Three CHS students were selected to the choir, as well as one alternate, pictured above with Director of Vocal Music Mr. ...
Nell Holcomb Hawks Just Say NO! (10/24/12)
On Wednesday October 24, 2012 the entire student body and faculty at Nell Holcomb School District pledged together to live a drug free lifestyle by wearing red for Red Ribbon Week and saying NO! to Drugs in our schools!!!
JJHS & JMS Choirs Sing National Anthem at Stadium (07/26/12)
The JJHS & JMS School Choral Choirs, led by Arika Winborne and Beth St. John, sang the National Anthem for the St. Louis Cardinal's game in Busch Stadium at Wednesday night's game. They have done this each summer for many years now.
JJHS & JMS Choirs Sing National Anthem at Stadium (07/26/12)
Arika Winborne and Beth St. John leading JJHS & JMS Choirs in the singing of the National Anthem at Wednesday's Card/Dodgers game in Busch Stadium.
JJHS & JMS Choirs Sing National Anthem at Stadium (07/26/12)
JJHS & JMS Choirs sing every summer at Busch Stadium.
Egyptian high school prom (05/10/12)
Egyptian high school prom May 5,2012
Sax quartet heads to state (03/26/12)
Perryville High School students recently earned the highest rating at the district competition. District competition was held March 16 at Cape Central High School. Those earning a "1" rating will advance to the state band competition to be held April 28 in Columbia...
PCMS 7th graders win 4th at Quiz Bowl (03/26/12)
The PCMS Seventh Grade Scholar Bowl team brought home the second place trophy after competing against 20 teams at the JCAA 2012 Quiz Bowl. The team includes (from left) Jeremiah Choka, Jasmyn Mahathath, Holly Clifton, Dylan Jannin, Phoebe Pohlman, Chaylee Vogt and Alex Laws...
PCMS 8th grade takes second at Quiz Bowl (03/26/12)
The PCMS Eighth Grade Scholar Bowl team brought home the second place trophy after competing against 20 teams at the JCAA 2012 Quiz Bowl. The team includes (from left) Mollie Kluender, Ryan Noland, Brooke Hogard, Emma Nelson, Rachael Moore, Josh Delassus, Maddi Layton and Peyton Besand...
Top readers log over 26,000 pages (03/26/12)
Five students in Mary Richardson's sixth grade communication arts classes read a combined total of 269,927 pages during the first 3 quarters of this school year. The students read books that they documented on signed reading logs and then passed computer tests about those books. ...
PCMS writers earn awards (03/26/12)
Two Perry County Middle School students recently won awards for their writing skills. Kayla Buchheit (above, left) Macey Stueve are both sixth graders at PCMS. Kayla is the daughter of Glennon and Laura Buchheit of Perryville. She won second place in the Missouri State Poetry Society Youth Poetry Contest in the sixth grade division series. ...
Central Middle School sixth grade students of the month (03/16/12)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for February are (front row from left) Noah Umbeck, Mitchell Humphrey, Kaitlyn Mayabb, Rose Hall and Aubrey Talley; (second row) Alex Colegate, Rachel Shirrell, Harley Sample, Mary Boerboom and Will Sellers. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Central Middle School fifth grade students of the month (03/16/12)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for February are (front row from left) Kylee Zoellner, Gabriel Robinson, Madison Fouts and Neva VanMeter; (second row) Kamdyn Rhodes, Kaya Thatch and Carter Sterling; (third row) Jonathan Condie, Jared Neikirk and Brandon Gibbs. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
2012 MO 4-H Legislative Academy (02/29/12)
Jennifer Stahlman, Cape Girardeau County 4-H member, recently attended the MO 4-H Legislative Academy at the state capitol in Jefferson City. Ms. Stahlman was only one of 11 4-H members statewide that was chosen for this honor. The Academy included an opportunity of shadowing MO House of Representative, Billy Pat Wright, District 159...
Oak Ridge FBLA Advances to State Competiion (02/13/12)
Congratulations to Shelby Mangels and Jordyn Aden for placing 1st at FBLA Districts in Business Presentation. Their task was to create a presentation over the dangers of texting and driving to a prom or graduation audience. Dustin Oehl placed 1st in Personal Finance and Accounting. They will be advancing to state competition in April...
Oak Ridge FBLA Districts (02/13/12)
Shelby Mangels and Jordyn Aden 1st Business Presentation, Dustin Oehl, 1st Accounting and Personal Finance, Audrey Hunt 3rd and Taylor Bock 5th in Accounting. Oak Ridge had 3 of the top 5 in this event!! Hunter Seyer received 5th in Business Communication, Kyle Rohde 6th in Computer Problem Solving, Austin Wunderlich 6th in Cyber Security, Amanda Lappe and Chelsea Kirn 5th in DTP, Jake LeGrand 7th in Intro to Business, Jacob Light 4th and Lance Rohde 6th in Sports Management, Corvin Schoen 7th Job Interview, A-Rae McClellan, Tyler Maintz, and Nicole Newsom 5th Business Ethics, and Ben Stewart 8th Hospitality Management.. ...
Cape Middle School Fifth Graders of the Month (02/09/12)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for January are (front row from left) Matthew Diamond, Zachary Pullen, Jeffrey Bittle and Olivia Courtway-Riebling; (second row) Taylor VanAmburg and Nakyla Bird; (third row) Riley Jones and Roman Ketcherside; (fourth row) Alexis Richardson and Jacqui Lang. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Cape Middle School Sixth Graders of the Month (02/09/12)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for January are (front row from left) Bryar Daum, September Knupp, Kylie Lane and Haillie Dodds; (second row) Lexi Gurley and Takaisha Walker; (third row) Lydia Gentry, Tyler Hafford, Jared Courtney and Nathan Patterson. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Franklin Elementary recieves new playground toys (02/07/12)
Mark Lanzotti, of the Lanzotti & Rau Law Firm, makes a surprise visit to Franklin Elementary to deliver some new playground toys.
Franklin Elementary students enjoy playground toys (02/07/12)
A surprise visit from Mark Lanzotti, of the Lanzotti & Rau Law Firm, brings new playground toys to the students at Franklin Elementary.
Franklin Students enjoy new playground toys (02/07/12)
Even on a chilly day, Franklin Elementary students are excited to have new playground toys donated by the Lanzotti & Rau Law Firm. Community involvement at it's best!
Learning the Joy of Giving at an Early Age (02/06/12)
Caleb Craft of Jackson is learning at an early age what it means to give back. For the past 4 years, Caleb has asked that his family and friends celebrate his birthday by giving donations for the Veterans living at the local Missouri Veterans Home instead of giving him a gift. ...
PHS announces 2012 Sweetheart Court (02/06/12)
PHS Sweetheart Court announced The Perryville High School 2012 Sweetheart Court includes (from left) seniors Morgan Mueller, daughter of Rick and Kristi Mueller, and Matt Galeski, son of Tony and Donna Galeski; juniors Tiara Sparkman, daughter of Wes and Tammy Sparkman, and Danny Rue, son of Danny Rue and Pebble Zimmerly; sophomores Jacy Lukefahr, daughter of Wayne and Sandy Lukefahr, and Christian Gray, son of Tim and Shelly Gray; and freshmen Sara Hampson, daughter of Rick and Mary Hampson, and Harley Taylor, son of Harley and Beth Taylor. ...
Jackson THRIVE Teens for Jeans (01/30/12)
Andrew Ward and Hannah Rose deliver jeans to Aeropostale THRIVE students from Jackson Middle School, Jackson Jr High, and Jackson High School collected 2230 pairs of gently used jeans for Aeropostale and DoSomething.org's national Teens for Jeans Campaign. These jeans will be distributed to homeless shelters in the US and Canada...
Explaining the Rules (01/29/12)
One of the judges goes over the rules for waiting participants at the annual FTC Robotics Tournament held at the Arena Park on Saturday.
Locks of Love donation (01/23/12)
Mya is five years old and goes to kindergarten at St. Denis in Benton, MO. This month she donated about 12 inches of her hair to Locks of Love.
Matt Gibson recieves Eagle Scout Award (01/22/12)
Matt Gibson of Jackson, MO recieves his Eagle Scout Award at the Boy Scout Troop 5 Honor Court held recently in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Matt is a student at Jackson Senior High School. Troop 5 is sponsored by the Cape Girardeau VFW Post 3838 of Cape Girardeau. Left to right in the picture are Brian Weiss, Scout Master, Matt Gibson, Eagle Scout Recipient, Joe Wosley, Assisstance Scout Master...
Locks of love (01/17/12)
Michala Unterreiner, age 11, of of Perryville, Mo., had her hair cut at Cutting Edge in Perryville to donated it to Locks of Love for her 11th birthday which was Jan. 16. She has let her hair grow for 1 1/2 years. She is the daughter of Michelle and Jared Unterreiner. She has two sisters, Whitney and Abigail, and one brother, Zackary...
Cape Girardeau Medical Alliance donates $2,000 (01/17/12)
Cape Girardeau Medical Alliance submitted a grant to the Missouri State Medical Association Foundation and received $2,000 to fund Southeast Missouri Food Bank's BackPacks For Friday program at Franklin Elementary. This donation will provide 7 students with food each weekend throughout the school year...
Southeast SportsCare Presents Sportsmanship Award (01/10/12)
Southeast SportsCare presented its second annual Sportsmanship Award to Cape Central High School boys basketball player Vance Toole at the 2011 Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament. The award recognizes a student who displays success on the court, in the classroom and in the community. ...
CMS Sixth Grade Students of the Month for December (12/22/11)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for December are (front row from left) Meredith Ham, Shire Saney, Maggie Boxdorfer and Mallory Bittner; (second row) Hannah Jackson, Marenia Rivers and Liam Green; (third row) Morgan Kluge, Paul Lufcy and Justin Tuschhoff. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
CMS fifth grade Students of the Month for December (12/22/11)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for December are (front row from left) Hannah Thomas, Lacey Graham and Brandi Walls; (second row) Darian Huffman, Becky Holst and Sydnie Walker; (third row) Lynsey Powers, Kordell Batchelor, Ranneisha Dunn and Trinity Pavon-Roman. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Terrific Tigers recognized at Dec. board meeting (12/21/11)
The Cape Girardeau Public Schools Board of Education honored several outstanding students for their leadership, scholarship and service to others during this week's December board meeting. The recipients of the Terrific Tiger Award are pictured with School Board President Stacy Kinder and Superintendent of Schools Dr. ...
Tracker welcomes the kids from Blanchard (12/09/11)
Tracker helped welcome the kids from Blanchard school this morning at Lynnwood Baptist Church.
Alma Schrader recognized for 2nd national award (11/30/11)
The Cape Girardeau Public School Board, during its November monthly meeting, recognized Alma Schrader Elementary School staff and students for their second national award from Character Education Partnership. This year's award was for the school's anti-bullying program. ...
Oran R-3 Celebrates American Education Week (11/30/11)
Oran R-3 school district recently celebrated American Education Week with an assembly honoring teachers and students that scored exceptionally well on the 2011 MAP or EOC exam. Oran was one of only a few area schools that met the 2011 AYP target set by the State Department of Education. Guest speaker for the assembly was 2003 Oran graduate, Dr. Ryne Wood. Ryne is currently working with Leet Eye Care in Cape Girardeau...
Terrific Tigers honored at November board meeting (11/29/11)
The Cape Girardeau Public School Board honored several outstanding students for their leadership, scholarship and service to others during last week's November board meeting. The recipients of the Terrific Tiger Award are pictured above with School Board President Stacy Kinder and Superintendent of Schools Dr. ...
Diggin' for a Cure (11/18/11)
The Oran Lady Eagles volleyball team poses with their Breast Cancer Awareness bulletin board. Pictured on the left side (front to back): Chrissy Sauceda, Angela Schrum, Addie Kielhofner, and Lera Rose. Middle section (left to right): Allie Cummins, Kali Mills, Molly Cook, and Brooke Schlitt. Right side (front to back): Molly Webb, Stephanie Markham, Taylor Nenninger, and Toni Hency...
Mayor Rediger signs Education Week Proclamation (11/16/11)
Cape Girardeau Public School District kicked off American Education Week with the signing of a proclamation by Mayor Harry Rediger at the district administrative office at 301 N. Clark. Attending the signing were, from the left, Julie Castle, 6th grade, Central Middle School, daughter of Christina Castle; Cape School Board President Stacy Kinder; Kierra Wyatt, 4th grade, Clippard Elementary School, daughter of Kimberly Jackson and Shawn Wyatt; Mayor Rediger; Kelsey Martin, Senior at Central High School, daughter of Christine and Kevin Martin; and Superintendent of Schools Dr. ...
US Bank donates to Cape Girardeau Public Schools (11/15/11)
US Bank donated $1200 to Cape Girardeau Public School Foundation. US Bancorp Foundation donates to organizations that offer support to programs that improve the educational and economic opportunities of low and moderate income families. Pictured are Amy McDonald, executive director of Cape Girardeau Public School Foundation and Steve Green, Market President for US Bank...
Storm Drain Stencils: Keeping our Streams Clean (11/15/11)
Hannah Trautman and Savannah Lively receive their Girl Scout Bronze Award for their Storm Drain Stenciling Project. After learning chemicals, cigarette butts, paint, trash and yard wastes take this path into our waterways, spoiling them for people and wildlife, Hannah and Savannah wanted to raise the community awareness that only rainwater belongs in storm drains. ...
7th Grade Volleyball League Champs (11/11/11)
Immaculate Conception Catholic School in Jackson took 1st plance Honors at the 7th Grade Parochial League End of the Season Tournament in October. Players front row l-r Allie Ziegler, Samantha Brennan, Katie Hanners, Rachel Conrad, Syndey Newell, Taylor Barnes, Brianna Courtney. Back row l-r Emmerson Outman, Shannon Beussink, Allyson Jansen, Taylor Allen, Abby Renaud, Abby Glastetter and Lizzie Spoooler. Congratualations on a great season! We are Proud of You!!...
Southeast Mo. All District Honors Orchestra (11/10/11)
Southeast Missouri District Honor Orchestra. Students from Cape, Sikeston, and Advance rehearsed at the Southeast Missouri State University Alumni Center during the day and presented the concert Friday evening in the Orchestra Room.
SportsCare, Jackson Teams Fight Cancer (11/09/11)
Southeast SportsCare partnered with the Jackson High School fall sports teams to create "Champions Against Cancer Week," which was held Sept. 26 -- 30, to raise money for the fight against cancer and help fund the school's fall sports programs. Nearly $3,500 was raised from the sale of "Champions Against Cancer" t-shirts and other fundraisers. ...
GRACES (United Way) donates to BackPack Program (11/09/11)
The Southeast Missouri Food Bank has teamed up with United Way's GRACES Women's Council to provide 47 children and their families with food every weekend. Children at Jefferson and Clippard Elementary Schools in the Cape Girardeau School District will receive food through the BackPacks For Friday program. During the 2011-2012 school year we are expanding this much needed service to Clippard Elementary School...
Scott County 4-H Recognition Banquet (10/18/11)
Scott County 4-H members behind Tyler Lappe, State 4-H President and Bridget Schumer, Southeast Missouri Regional 4-H Representative Over 90 4-H members and parents celebrated another successful year in Scott County. Members from four clubs, the New Hamburg Eager Beavers, the Kids Rock 4-H Club, the Scott County Trailblazers and the Scott County Rodeo Club gathered Sunday October 16th at St. ...
Local School Leaders attend MSBA conference (10/18/11)
Cape Girardeau School Board Members Stacy Kinder, Tony Smee, Don Call, Kyle McDonald, Phil Moore, Paul Nenninger and Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jim Welker attended the 2011 annual conference sponsored by the Missouri School Boards' Association in cooperation with the Missouri Association of School Administrators. The Sept. 29 event at Lake of the Ozark is the largest gathering of education leaders in Missouri...
4-H State Shooting Sports Competition (10/06/11)
In photo left to right: Kinsey Pratt, Karli Pratt, Allison Seiler and Hannah Duenne. Four Scott County 4-H young ladies competed in the State Air Rifle and .22 Rifle contest near Columbia on September 17th. In Junior Pellet, Allison Seiler received a Blue ribbon and Karli Pratt a White ribbon. ...
2011 State 4-H Livestock Judging Team (09/29/11)
These 4-Hers competed in the State 4-H Livestock Judging on September 10, 2011 in Columbia, MO. Left to right: Rachel Wichern, Sarah Wichern and Brynn Myers.
Cape County 4-H Members in State Shooting Sports (09/27/11)
Left to right in photo: Emily Todt, Dale Todt, Shooting Sports Project Leader, and Gary Schweer. These Cape Girardeau County 4-H members participated in the Missouri State Shooting Sports Competition September 17, 2011 near Columbia, Missouri. Emily Todt won a White ribbon for her participation in Senior's Skeet Competition. In Senior Muzzle Loading Competition Gary Schweer won a Red ribbon...
4-H Shooting Sports Competition (09/16/11)
Cape County 4-H Shotgun Shooting Sports Competition Cape Girardeau County 4-H members participated in the State 4-H Shotgun Contest on August 27th at the Missouri Trapshooters Range, Linn Creek, Missouri. From left Paul Lichtenegger, Emily Todt, Dale Todt, project leader, and Gary Schweer. In Senior Singles Schweer and Lichtenegger received Blue ribbons and Todt received a white ribbon. In Senior Doubles Schweer received a Reb ribbon with Todt and Lichtenegger receiving White ribbons...
Marching Dan (09/13/11)
Daniel Harp SR. year Cape Central Marching Tiger!
4-H Achievement Day Grooming/Career Prep Winners (09/06/11)
4-H Achievement Day Grooming/Career Prep Rosette Winners Nathan Aufdenberg (Jr. Division, Ages 8-13) Nick Fosse (Sr. Division, Ages 14-18) Conner Propst (Jr. Division, Ages 8-13)
4-H Cape Co. Achievement Public Speaking Winners (09/06/11)
Julie Aufdenberg, Sr. Division, Ages 14-18 Renee Peters, Intermediate Division, Ages 11-13 Both will be competing in the State 4-H Public Speaking Contest at the University of Missouri in Columbia, MO on September 24th.
4-H Achievement Day Judging Class Rosette Winners (09/06/11)
Front Row: Steven Peters, Taylor Seyer, Haley Yates, Sara Gholson Back Row: Sarah Wichern, Julie Aufdenberg, Dakota Oehl, Teagen Schnurbush, Jacob Aufdenberg and Humza Aziz
MO State Fair 4-H Dairy Judging (08/31/11)
These Cape Girardeau County 4-Hers attended the MO State Fair 4-H Dairy Judging in Sedalia, MO. Front row: Dylan Muench and Rachel Wichern Back row: Tricia Kirchdoerfer, Tyler Kirchdoerfer, Corvin Schoen, and Sarah Wichern
CJHS Cheerleaders (08/26/11)
Central Junior High Cheerleaders attended NCA (National Cheerleaders Association) camp at Southeast Missouri State July 25-28. During camp the 20 cheerleaders, along with their Tiger Mascot, earned three superior ribbons for cheers and chant performances, a red excellent ribbon for a cheer performance, both coaches were awarded NCA Coaches Credentialing, Herkie Team award, spirit stick, bid to NCA nationals, SPOT safety award, and overall Top Team in the Junior High/Freshman division. ...
Trinity begins 157th year (08/17/11)
Trinity Lutheran School began its 157th year of Christian Education on Wednesday with the students walking from the school on Pacific to the church on Frederick for the Opening Chapel service. Cousins Isaac Ringwald (5th grade) and Emily Stageberg (1st grade) are the 5th generation of their family to attend Trinity Lutheran School...
4-H Members Go To Washington, DC (08/09/11)
4-H members from Bollinger, Cape Girardeau and Perry Counties recently attended the 2011 4-H Citizenship Trip at the National 4-H Center in Washington, DC. This was the largest group ever to participate in this trip from the Southeast Region. Front row: Corvin Schoen, Bridgett Schumer, Amanda Lappe, Morgan Bangert, Faith Revelle, Ryan Schumer...
Scott Co 4-H members attend MO State 4-H Congress (06/21/11)
The 4-H members attending the 2011 MO State 4-H Congress are from the Kids Rock 4-H Club in Benton.
Missouri State University Dean's List (06/17/11)
Lauren Bishop was named to the dean's list for academic achievement at Missouri State University in Springfield Missouri for both semesters of the 2010-2011 academic year. Bishop was in the 2010 graduating class at Cape Central High School and attended Missouri State University on a Board of Governor's Scholarship...
Kelly Middle School volunteers at Food Bank (06/14/11)
On Tuesday June 14th, Kelly Middle School students at the Southeast Missouri Area Food Bank. The students have been under the direction of Trienna Quillman, Christina Dodd, Karma Beardslee, and Tracy Siebert.
Kelly Middle School volunteers at Food Bank (06/14/11)
Kelly Middle School summer school students volunteered at the Southeast Missouri Area Food bank on Tuesday, June 14th. The students have been under the direction of Trienna Quillman, Christina Dodd, Karma Beardslee, and Tracy Siebert.
2011 State 4-H Congress (06/06/11)
2011 State 4-H Congress Participants from Cape Girardeau County. Front Row L-R: Julie Aufdenberg, Tyler Lappe, Morgan Bangert Middle Row L-R: Jennifer Stahlman, Lyndsey Hinkebein, Beth Wheatley, Amanda Lappe Back Row L-R: Kristi Seyer, Chaperone, Dustin Oehl, Emily Todt, Michaela Oehl, Ethan Seyer, Nicholas Fosse, Hunter Seyer, Matthew Brucker...
Cape orchestra students excel at state (06/03/11)
Several Cape Central High School Orchestra students earned Superior and Excellent ratings at the recent Missouri State High School Activities Association Music Festival in Columbia. Celebrating their success in the photo above are, left to right, Alex Dunn, Tanner Hankins, Geoffrey Pettet, Mallory Dickson, Penny Robinson, Cadie Crites, Alex Mehner, Nicholas Smentkowski, Vikas Rudrappa, Aaron Mehner. ...
Civil Air Patrol Cadet Formation (05/31/11)
Civil Air Patrol cadets at Trail of Tears Composite Squadron are in formation at their weekly meeting held at Fruitland Community Church in Fruitland, MO on Thursday at 7 p.m. The Cadet Commander is C/1st Lt. Arielle Bohnert. They are presenting preparing for their annual drug awareness day to be held at Capaha Park in Cape Girardeau on Saturday, June 4, 1 to 5 p.m...
Kelly Middle School students show patriotism (05/28/11)
Kelly Middle School students placed flags at tombstones at the Veteran's Cemetary in Bloomfield Friday in preparation for Memorial Day ceremonies
Kelly Middle School students show patriotism (05/28/11)
Kelly Middle School students placed flags at the Veteran's cemetary in Bloomfield friday to help prepare for Memorial Day ceremonies.
Youth in Government Day (05/24/11)
Cape Central and Notre Dame Students Pose for their City Council Member picture at Youth In Government Day sponsored by The Evening Optimist Club of Cape Girardeau.
Four Cape public teachers are Educators of Year (05/18/11)
Four Cape Girardeau Public Schools educators were honored May 5 by the Cape Area Chamber of Commerce during the Educator of the Year banquet at The Plaza by Rays. Pictured above with board member Kyle McDonald, left, and Superintendent of Schools Dr. ...
Terrific Tigers recognized at school board meeting (05/17/11)
Several outstanding students were honored for their service to others, leadership and scholarship during the Cape Girardeau Public Schools May school board meeting this week. The recipients of the Terrific Tiger Award are pictured above with Board President Stacy Kinder and Superintendent of Schools Dr. ...
Cape Central 's James Lane signs letter of intent (05/17/11)
Cape Central High School basketball standout James Lane recently signed a letter of intent to play ball for John Wood Community College in Quincy, IL. Pictured seated with James, left to right, are Cape Central Head Coach Drew Church and his mother Hope Miller. ...
Perry County School Dist. No. 32 Receives Award (05/16/11)
The Perry County School District No. 32 was recognized by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education as a school district with Distinction in Performance. The award was presented at a banquet sponsored by the Southeast Missouri Regional Professional Development Center held at Southeast Missouri State University on April 14, 2011...
2011 Southeast Missourian Jr. Police Week Winners (05/13/11)
Coloring, Poem and Essay Contest Winners attended the Law Enforcement Memorial at Cape County Park to honor police officers that have lost their lives in the line of duty. Pictured are: Victoria Hurley, Carl Caragine, Emily Fehr, Hudson McVay, Elisabeth Seabaugh, Mary Claire Oberlohr, Tristen Toll, Landon Byrum, Amy Dai, Southeast Missourian Jr.'s Jr. Reporter and the Cape Girardeau Police Department's Color Guard...
Oak Ridge recognized for distinction in performance (05/13/11)
The Oak Ridge R-VI School District was recognized by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education as a school district with Distinction in Performance. The banquet was sponsored by the Southeast Missouri Regional Professional Development Center at Southeast Missouri State University on April 14, 2011. ...
Youth in Government Day (05/05/11)
Corporal Jeff Bonham and high school students Amanda Wunderlich from Oak Ridge and Trevor Ross from Notre Dame touring the evidence area at the Cape Girardeau Police Department for Youth in Government Day.
JHS Wind Symphony competes in festival (05/04/11)
Jackson High School band members competed April 8 at the Heritage Music Festival in Chicago, Ill. They competed against other high schools from various states. Each group performed two to three pieces for three judges. After the performance, a judge gave a short clinic to the ensemble consisting of comments, critiques, and suggestions for improvement. ...
JHS percussion ensemble competes in festival (05/04/11)
Jackson High School band members competed April 8 at the Heritage Music Festival in Chicago, Ill. They competed against other high schools from various states. Each group performed two to three pieces for three judges. After the performance, a judge gave a short clinic to the ensemble consisting of comments, critiques, and suggestions for improvement. ...
JHS jazz ensemble competes in festival (05/04/11)
Jackson High School band members competed April 8 at the Heritage Music Festival in Chicago, Ill. They competed against other high schools from various states. Each group performed two to three pieces for three judges. After the performance, a judge gave a short clinic to the ensemble consisting of comments, critiques, and suggestions for improvement. ...
JHS big band competes in festival (05/04/11)
Jackson High School band members competed April 8 at the Heritage Music Festival in Chicago, Ill. They competed against other high schools from various states. Each group performed two to three pieces for three judges. After the performance, a judge gave a short clinic to the ensemble consisting of comments, critiques, and suggestions for improvement. The big band received a Gold rating...
Cape Middle School shows support for troops (05/03/11)
In a show of support for the nation's armed forces, students and faculty at Cape Middle School (CMS) participated in "Wear Red to Support Our Troops", part of an effort to collect soap, shampoo, toothbrushes, toothpaste, candy and snacks for our troops. ...
Students take top spots in stock market challenge (05/03/11)
Cape Central Junior High School (CJHS) students took first, second, third, fourth and fifth places during the recent Stock Market Game, an online financial simulation coordinated by the Missouri Council on Economic Education. Eighth graders in Mrs. Emily Goode's Challenge class received $100,000 of virtual money to spend on stocks, mutual funds or bonds. ...
St. Paul Lutheran School Holds Bounce-a-Thon (05/02/11)
The preschool and kindergarten students of St. Paul Lutheran School (Jackson, MO) held a bounce-a-thon at LeBounce on April 14, 2011. These young children raised a total of $3,092.50 to benefit Melaina's Magical Playland! The children presented a check to Andrea Cunningham on April 27, 2011...
Cape Middle School team takes first place in math (04/27/11)
The 6th Grade math team at Cape Middle School finished first in Team Competition at the recent Missouri Council of Teachers of Mathematics Regional Competition for 4 -- 6 graders at Southeast Missouri State University. Pictured above, left to right, are team members Katie Kinder, Levi Strickland, Amy Dai, Brianna Duncan, and Michael Morrison. ...
Cape Christian School Honors Jade Samanta (04/24/11)
Cape Christian School would like to recognize Jade Samanta who represented CCS at the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) District Spelling Bee in St. Louis, Missouri in January 2011 where he won First Place in the 5th Grade Level and First Place Overall. ...
CHS Donates $1,200 to Safe House for Women (04/11/11)
CHS held their annual Big Man on Campus contest raising $1,200 for Safe House for Women. Pictured left to right Cortney Brown, Katherine Rollins, Harlie Waldon, Linda Garner (Safe House for Women, Executive Director) Christen Limbaugh, Ellen Garrett, and Nita Dubose (School Sponsor) 2011 winner was Will Anderson. Thank you for all of your hard work and support!...
2011 State 4-H Teen Conference (04/07/11)
Cape Girardeau County 4-Hers attend 2011 Teen Conference April 2-3, 2011 in Columbia, MO. L-R: Andrew Aufdenberg, Nathan Aufdenberg, Kelly Hahs, Chelsea Seyer, and Dustin Oehl (Regional Representative).
SoutheastHEALTH Celebrates Start! Walking Path (04/06/11)
SoutheastHEALTH officials and staff, representatives of the American Heart Association, Cape Girardeau city officials, Cape Central Middle School students and others celebrated the opening of the first official Start! Walking path in the region with a lunchtime ribbon-cutting ceremony and an inaugural walk on Wednesday, April 6. ...
Tree donated to Clippard Elementary (04/01/11)
The Cape Girardeau Council of Garden Clubs presented a Serviceberry tree to Charles Clippard Elementary School for Arbor Day 2011. Mrs. Theresa Williams' First Grade Class participated in the celebration for this day. The tree was planted by Mr. Harry Bertrand and his Horticulure Students at the Career and Technology Center. Shown above are members of the Mrs. Williams' First Grade Class, Mrs. Sydney Herbst, Principal and members of the garden clubs...
St. Mary's Bringing Up Grades (BUG) (03/31/11)
Alice Niswonger, Kiwanis member waiting to present the BUG certificates at St. Mary's Elementary School.
Recipients of BUG Certificates at St. Mary'sSchool (03/31/11)
Recipients of the Bringing Up Grades (BUG) at St. Mary's Elementary School. The Program is sponsored by the Cape Girardeau Kiwanis Club.
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month (03/28/11)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for March are (front row from left) Logan Nunnally, Ta'Liyah Thompson and Madalyn Gutierrez; (second row) Skylar Deimund, Steven Sundstrom and Kirstin Weinzetl; (third row) Kiana Winters, Trent Leimer and Ethan Arnn. Not pictured is Abby Hoxworth. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month (03/28/11)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for March are (front row from left) Taylor Estraca, Cassandra Martin, Chastity Sneath and Julie Castle; (second row) Morgan Kluge, Leanne Alpers and Erika Jones; (third row) Aarion Coleman, Cooper Crosnoe and Jacob Connor. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Rubbermaid Donates Water Jugs (03/11/11)
William Hargrove, son of Rubbermaid employee Doug Hargrove presented Chaffee Junior High School two Gartorade Jugs for their athletic department. Doug's son found that the school was in need of some water jugs and knew that his father would be able to obtain some from Rubbermaid. The donation was made on behalf of Rubbermaid. Rubbermaid employees continue to donate water jugs to local schools and community organizations...
4-Hers Attend Youth Leadership Summit (03/09/11)
Front row: Emily Todt, Ashley Stahman, and Jennifer Stahlman Middle Row: Tyler Lappe and Denise Yamnitz Back Row: Dustin Oehl, Clint Heuer, and B.J. Heuer These Cape Girardeau County 4-H members were among 150 youth and adults participating in the 2011 Youth Civic Leaders Summit at Windermere Conference Center near Camdenton, March 4 -- 6. ...
Trinity Girls Are State Champions! (03/09/11)
The "A" Girls Basketball Team from Trinity Lutheran School recently took 1st place in the Lutheran Basketball Association of Missouri Tournament in Jefferson City. They competed against teams from all over the state. This qualifies the girls to travel to Valparaiso, IN on March 24th to compete in the Lutheran Basketball Association of America National Tournament. ...
Southeast Missouri Regional Science Fair (03/08/11)
ISEF Finalists who will attend the International Fair in Los Angeles, CA in May and their alternates.
Cape Christian School honors Dr. Seuss. (03/06/11)
Cape Christian School honors the 107th birthday of Dr. Seuss. Cape Christian School 7th grader, Stephen Lies, reads The Cat in the Hat to Mrs. Stevens' First Grade class. Stephen visited many of the elementary classes during this birthday week to grow interest in reading and appreciation for the many gifts that Theodor Geisel -- Dr. Seuss left us...
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month (03/04/11)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for February are (front row from left) Dontay Hartfield, Tremayne Sutherland and Keira Harvey; (second row) Victoria Crisman, Katie Wikel and Kim Spinks; (third row) Makenzie Reeves, Rebekah Garner, Katie Kinder and Nia Johnson. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month (03/04/11)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for February are (front row from left) Rebekah Ropp and Megan Golden; (second row) Noah Umbeck, Rose Hall, Timara Wiley and Courtney Serrano; (third row) Anthony Miller, Demetrius Rayford, Shaniyah Carter and Chloe Hampton. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Rubbermaid Continues to Donate to Schools!!! (02/28/11)
Rubbermaid donated a 5-gallon water jug to Woodland School. Here is Cindi Brown, Rubbermaid employee making the presentation to Elaine Lasher who is the Athletic Director for Woodland School.
Cape Central FBLA brings home Distirct trophies (02/23/11)
Cape Central High School FBLA students returned from the District Conference at Southeast Missouri State recently with numerous first, second, third and fourth place awards, including some sixth and seventh place recognition. Pictured above, front row, are conference attendees Maddie Siefert, 4th place, Public Speaking; Lauren Goehring, 6th place, Healthcare Administration; Swaneisha Betts, 7th Place, Introduction to Business; Andrea Anderson, 4th place, Introduction of Business Communication; Makaila Sanders; Amy Raddle, 2nd place, Help Desk; and Lessley Dennington, 1st place, Public Speaking II (qualified for State), 1st place, Ms. ...
Career/Technology DECA students amass awards (02/22/11)
All nine Cape Career and Technology Center students who competed at the recent DECA District Conference at Southeast Missouri State University earned trophies, and four qualified for State Competition at Lake Ozark next month. Pictured above, front row, left and center: Ron Martin and Devin Rowlett captured Third Place-- Buying and Merchandising Decision Making Event. ...
Cape Christian School honors its Grandparents. (02/20/11)
Valentine's Day at Cape Christian School was made very special this year as we hosted our First Annual Grandparents' Day for 129 of our students' Grandparents. The staff and Junior High students started off the day's events serving our guests brunch. Brunch in the gym was followed by pictures for each student with their Grandparents. After pictures, all of the Grandparents gathered in the Sanctuary for a special program put on by all of the fine students of Cape Christian School...
Trinity Mortgage Burning (02/18/11)
Students at Trinity Lutheran School watched Wednesday morning, Feb. 5th as the 1 million dollar mortgage for their new gymnasium was burned. During the regular Wednesday morning chapel service, prayers of Thanksgiving that the gym, completed in Dec. ...
Eric Schott signs with Missouri Southern (02/16/11)
Cape Central High School Senior Eric Schott recently signed a letter of intent to run Cross Country and Track at Missouri Southern University at Rolla. Seated with Eric in the photo above are his parents Terry and Kim Schott. Standing, left to right, are CHS Principal Dr. Mike Cowan; Assistant Cross Country/Track Coach Bryan Kelpe; Head Cross Country Coach Mark Hahn; Head Track Coach Matt Hale; and Athletic Director Lance Tollison...
THRIVE Students Collect Jeans for Homeless Teens (02/16/11)
THRIVE students from 3 area schools participated in Aeropostale's Teens for Jeans campaign and collected a combined total of 733 pairs of jeans. The jeans will be distributed to homeless teens and families across the United States and Canada. For more details on the campaign, you can go to www.teensforjeans.com...
Spelling Bee Winners from Cape Christian School (02/06/11)
Cape Christian School would like to recognize the six students who represented CCS at the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) District Spelling Bee in St. Louis, Missouri in January 2011. Pictured with Mrs. Jalon Lies -- CCS Principal are the First Place class winners from each of the upper six grades (Third through Eighth) at Cape Christian School. ...
Saxony Cheerleaders named Grand Champions (02/03/11)
On Sunday, Jan. 9, the Saxony Lutheran High School Cheerleaders competed in the NCA St. Louis Classic cheerleading competition at the Family Arena in St. Charles. The squad received the overall grand champion award for the high school squad competition. ...
Awards (01/30/11)
Jackson Orchard Elementary third graders receive awards for Attendance and Good Citizenship January 24th.
Terrific Tigers recognized at school board meeting (01/28/11)
Exceptional students of the Cape Girardeau Public School District received the Terrific Tiger Award at the January 24 school board meeting for their service to others, leadership and scholarship. Pictured left to right are Superintendent of Schools Dr. ...
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month (01/27/11)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month (01/27/11)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for January are (front row from left) Ryan Bland and Katie Keele; (second row) Brogan Davis, Anthony Strack, Brandon Schmidt and Bryar Daum; (third row) JaQuan Jones, Alexis Webb, Kylie Lane and Greta Shipman. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Ronald McDonald House Charities donates to St Paul (01/25/11)
St. Paul Lutheran School has received $4598 from Ronald McDonald House Charities to purchase additional technology for its classrooms. The teachers use interactive boards and slates to engage students and enhance student learning. RMHC supports non-profit childrens' programs in the areas of education, health and social well-being, and the cultural arts. The local chapter has awarded over $200,000 in grants to projects in the tri-state area in 2010...
Ronald McDonald House Charity donates to Oak Ridge (01/25/11)
Oak Ridge Elementary School has received $5,000 from the Ronald McDonald House Charities to purchase ten new computers. The new computers will allow the students to use updated software, such as the Reading Renaissance program, that the current systems cannot utilize...
Saxony Lutheran cheerleaders compete (01/17/11)
On Jan. 9, the Saxony Lutheran High School cheerleading squad competed at the NCA St. Louis Classic cheerleading competition at the Family Arena in St. Charles, Mo. They received the overall grand champion award for the high school squad competition. ...
Southeast SportsCare Unveils Sportsmanship Award (01/11/11)
Southeast SportsCare presented its first Sportsmanship Award to Notre Dame Regional High School basketball player Jonathan Lynch at the Southeast Missourian Christmas Basketball Tournament. Tournament coaches were invited to submit the name of a team member who exemplified good sportsmanship both on and off the court. ...
Items for Maxine Shareable Wearables (01/10/11)
The St. Vincent de Paul Student Council collected items for Maxine Shareable Wearables. The students and staff at the school donated many pairs of socks, gloves, undergarments, shirts, pants, and hats.
Cape Tigers Give to Kids at Saint Francis (12/31/10)
The Cape Central High School boys basketball team recently donated Christmas gifts to pediatric patients in the Saint Francis Medical Center Children's Center. The team purchased age- and gender-specific items to give to children unable to spend the holiday at home. ...
Thanking Veterans (12/28/10)
Third grade classes at Blanchard Elementary School in Cape Girardeau wrote thank-you notes to Southeast Hospice volunteers who also are veterans. The cards were handed out at the Hospice Volunteer Appreciation Banquet held at Southeast Hospital in November. Additional cards were taken to the Missouri Veterans Home and given to residents...
Zalma Jr. Betta -Living Literature (12/26/10)
The Zalma Jr. Beta Particpated at the State Jr. Beta convention December 3rd, and placed 2nd in Poster, 3rd in Scrap Book and 2nd in Living Literature. The Convention was held in Poplar Bluff at the Black River Collusium. Sponsors for the Club are Tobi Layton, Faith Bailey and Linda Barnes Davis...
Zalma and Leopold Concert Choirs (12/26/10)
The Zalma Concert Choir and Leopold Concert Choir joined voices to perform for the KFVS Heartland Holidays program. The Leopold Concert Choir is under the direction of Allison Page and the Zalma Concert Choir is under the direction of Linda Barnes Davis/...
St. Vincent de Paul Student Council (12/21/10)
The St. Vincent de Paul Student Council in Cape Girardeau collected items for Maxine Shareable Wearables. The students and staff at the school donated many pairs of socks, gloves, undergarments, shirts, pants and hats.
The King visits Blanchard Elementary (12/21/10)
The King stops by Ms. Williams Kindergarden class at Blanchard Elementary.
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month (12/20/10)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for December are (front row from left) Nikki Le, Baylee Wren, Emily Harris and Gabby Desrosiers; (second row) Ellen Wang, Devon Brooks and Mason Warren; (third row) Brent Kinder, Conner Hobbs and Lexi McMahon. Southeast Hospital recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month (12/20/10)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for December are (front row from left) Blake Sparkman, Dominique Foulks, Emily Norville and Justin Biggerstaff; (second row) D'Vaisha Collins, Brittany Coonts and Destiny Kiser; (third row) Destiny Jones, Hannah Thiele and Brian Schumer. Southeast Hospital recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Woodland Honor Choir Performs at West Park Mall (12/15/10)
Busy shoppers Saturday at the West Park Mall in Cape Girardeau enjoyed a performance by Woodland's Honor Choir under the direction of Melissa Cooper. The children sang 7 Christmas songs and numerous soloists performed as well at Woodland's annual Mall concert...
Clippard Elementary teachers "ring in" the holiday (12/14/10)
Clippard Elementary second grade teacher Amber Lieble and first grade teacher Beth Lieser are pictured above volunteering as bell ringers for the Salvation Army. The holiday season volunteer effort at Clippard was organized by first grade teacher Dawn Smith. Clippard staff and students are involved in several community holiday efforts, including the Humane Society, FISH, and Toybox...
Austin L. Koenig completed Eagle Scout (12/14/10)
Austin L. Koenig, Jackson, earned the rank of Eagle Scout on December 6, 2010. He is a Senior at Jackson High School where he is active in band, Cross Country, and Track. He has been on the A Honor throughout High School. He is the son of Larry and Tammie Koenig...
K-Kids Rake N Run (11/22/10)
About 90 kids from Cape Central Middle School raked 27 yards today. The Rake N Run activity is a service project for their newly formed K-Kids program. K-Kids is a youth service leadership sponsored by the Cape Girardeau Kiwanis Club.
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month (11/16/10)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for November are (front row from left) Spencer Kidd, Sophie Gentle and Ella Valleroy; (second row) Madison Dush, Caitlyn Dumey, Daysha Egson and Amanda Stricker; (third row) Hunter Neal, Sky Miller and Cherish Moore. Southeast Hospital recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month (11/16/10)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for November are (front row from left) Kyra Pearl, Griffin King and Jesse Kuehn; (second row) Justin Tuschoff, Zoe Fields, Madalyn Henderson and Dalton Drum; (third row) Robyn Foote, Hannah Trautman and Lexi Gurley. Southeast Hospital recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Cast of Notre Dame's The Curious Savage, (11/08/10)
The cast of Notre Dame's The Curious Savage, first dress rehearsal. Photo by Dan Williams
TOTS Food Drive (11/08/10)
Some members of Notre Dame High School's drama groups, Backstage Blue and Thespian Honor Society deliver 3300 pounds of food to Sr. Lucille at the Catholic Social Ministry Food Pantry. Food was contributed by Notre Dame students on October 28. Trick or Treat so Kids Can Eat(TOTS) is a national food drive hosted by the International Thespian Society...
Jackson High VB Pink Out (11/05/10)
A collage of inspiration from the Jackson Volleyball Team's Pink Out.
CAPE MARCHING BAND (11/04/10)
"The picture above is from the Senior Class of the Cape Central Marching Tigers.This group of seniors have been a part of a very successful Competition Band program.In the 4 years they have been involved in the band they helped achieve 1st place in 27 of their 31 competitions. ...
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month (10/22/10)
Cape Girardeau Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for October are (front row) Bennett Kidd, Tyler Swanks, Drew Thatcher and Noah Jones; (second row) Isaac Buck and Andrea Guebert; (third row) Anna Margetta, Brianna Duncan, Ally Vaughn and Elizabeth Orr.
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month (10/22/10)
Cape Girardeau Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for October are (front row) Will Sellers, Taylor Strange, Dylan Corvick, Dennis Jordan, Mallory Bittner and Lydia Gentry; (second row) Nathan McCoy, Brooke Kimberly, Tyler Hafford and Omar Manzoor...
Lacing up for a cause (10/20/10)
Cape Central Mens Soccer team recently laced up in pink to show their support for Breast Cancer awarness month.
Cape Central Marching Band on a roll (10/19/10)
Cape Central Marching Band on a roll (10/19/10)
McDonald's Donates to The Parent Partnership (10/08/10)
Jackson McDonald's recently hosted "Everybody Counts Night's" on Oct. 5 and 6, from 4-8pm, where 20% of all proceeds were donated back to the Jackson R-2 Parent Partnership Council. These evenings coinsided with the districts week long activities promoting, "Everybody Counts" Awareness Week. Accepting a check for the Parents Partnership were: Melissa Baer and Traci Ritter,presenting check were: Cheryl Farrow, Supervisor for McDonald's, and Donna Martin, Jackson McDonald's Store Manager...
Businesses becoming bike-friendly (10/04/10)
Schnucks now has a bike rack, thanks to "bike racks for businesses." The program, launched by Commrades student organization at Southeast University, helps businesses obtain a bike rack, at cost, from Cyclewerx, a local bike shop. Commrades' president, Nicole Connoyer, explains, "Cape encourages cycling with 'share-the-road signs,' but when cyclists arrive at a store, they rarely find designated, safe parking for their bike. ...
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month (09/22/10)
Cape Central Middle School Sixth Grade Students of the Month for September are (front row) Emma Eudy, Mackenzie Moore, Jamonte Rush and Ashtin Smith; (second row) Levi Strickland and Kimberly Jones; (third row) Paige Rosen, Alex Miller, Sabrina Sander and Bryndan Reid. Southeast Missouri Hospital recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month (09/22/10)
Cape Central Middle School Fifth Grade Students of the Month for September are (front row from left) Hannah Jackson, Kennedy Givens and Savannah Lively; (second row) Zachary Sample, Kelsey Kirleis and Maia Coleman; (third row) Maggie Boxdorfer, Ernest Ayieko, September Knupp and Cierra McKinley. Southeast Missouri Hospital recognizes these students in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Dylan Muench places 3rd in State Dairy Judging (09/19/10)
Dylan Muench placed 3rd in the Youth Division in Dairy Judging at the Missouri State Fair on August 21st. He is the son of Chris and Becky Muench of Jackson, MO, and grandson of Kevin & Phyllis Mayfield of Jackson and Paul and Bernice Koerber of Gordonville...
Local 4-H Youth Gives Demonstration at State Fair (09/19/10)
Dylan Muench of Jackson, MO demonstrated "How to Plant Tomatoes" at the Missouri State Fair on August 21st in Sedelia, MO. He was one of 300 youth selected to give a demonstration in the 4-H building at the Missouri State Fair. Muench is the son of Chris and Becky Muench of Jackson, MO and grandson of Paul and Bernice Koerber of Gordonville and Kevin & Phyllis Mayfield of Fruitland, MO...
Immaculate Conception supports SEMO Food Bank (09/14/10)
Immaculate Conception Elementary School supports Southeast Missouri Food Bank's BackPacks For Friday Program CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO- September 14, 2010- The students of Immaculate Conception Elementary School in Jackson, Missouri collected 314 pounds of canned food items to help fight hunger in Southeast Missouri on September 10th. That 314 pounds of food equals to 314 meals provided to hungry children and their families in our community...
SEMO 4-H Rodeo Finals (08/31/10)
SEMO 4-H Rodeo Finals were held on Saturday, August 28th at Poplar Bluff. There 160 youth from nine counties participating in the rodeo program for the 2010 year; the youth earn points by competing in such events as rough stock events, roping events, barrel racing, pole bending and team penning. ...
Sing America Sing (08/29/10)
Starz on the Rise, the cast of Sing America Sing.
Jeston's Cabbage (08/29/10)
My nephew had to grow a cabbage this summer as a school project. This is a picture of Jeston Dewrock and his cabbage!!!
Sing America Sing (08/29/10)
The lovely ladies at Sing America Sing
Sing America Sing (08/29/10)
The men of Sing America Sing
First Day of Kindergarten (08/15/10)
Hailey waiting for class to start on her first day of kindergarten.
Summer Reading Club Winners (08/04/10)
Congratulations to the grand prize winners at the Cape Girardeau Public Library, with bicycles donated by VFW Post 3838, VFW Ladies' Auxiliary, and United Commercial Travelers Council 534. Left to right: Jeff Heise, Commander VFW Post 3838; Thomas Batchelor; Helen Heise, Ladies' Auxiliary President; Emily Harris; Haley Scott; Sheila Holloway, Jr. Counselor, United Commercial Travelers; and Reyt Middleton...
A Special Gift! (07/20/10)
Kaylea Adams, 7 years old, daughter of Sunny Rae and Farris Adams of Millersville, Missouri, donated 11" of her hair to "Locks of Love" on Sunday, July 18. This is her first time and she is so happy to have enough to share with another child who is suffering from long term hairloss. Locks of Love is a non-profit organization that provides hair pieces to children by utilizing donated ponytails. Kaylea says "I'm happy I did it"...
ZALMA JR. BETA PLACES AT NATIONALS (07/07/10)
The Zalma Junior Beta Livinging Literature Team placed 5th out of 24 entries at the Junior Beta National Convention. Students chose a scene from "Little House On the Prarie" by Laura Ingalls Wilder. In a 10x12 area, Students used props and costumes to create the scene and then posed as "wax" figures in the scene...
Notre Dame Students in the community (06/21/10)
Notre Dame students and teachers spent two weeks of their summer helping build a Habitat home in on Hickory St. in Jackson. Pictured from the left are: John McLain, Kacie Gaines, Elizabeth Kiblinger, Sydney Tibbs, Adam McCoy, Nick Koeppel, Tanya Davis, James Diveley, Stephen Carmen, and Josh Baumgart...
Kelly Middle School student volunteers (06/10/10)
Kelly Middle School summer school students volunteered at the Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield prior to Memorial Day activities. The students placed flags by hundreds of tombstones prior to a tour of the Stars and Stripes Museum. The class is under the direction of teacher Christina Dodd. ...
Montana and Mrs. Smith (06/06/10)
This is a photo of my daughter, Montana and her 1st grade teacher she had the past year. We were looking at photos a few days ago, and she looked at me and said, " mommy I just really miss Mrs. Smith... She was the best teacher ever!" I had to post this in hopes Mrs. Smith could see the photo. Thanks to all the dedicated teachers and staff at clippard elementary school. You are the best!...
McNew's Marine Biology Class (05/27/10)
Last year, five to eight year olds descended upon the Magill Hall of Southeast University to participate in a Horizons Summer Youth Enrichment Program. Marine Biology: waves, whales, and wonder. The kids learned all about the ocean and the organisms found there. They even got hands on fun with a touch tank! The class will be taught again this June...
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month (05/26/10)
Cape Central Middle School Sixth Grade Students of the Month for May: (front row, from left) Jenna Johnson, Jesse Fee and Bailey Sheehan; (second row) Morgan Strong, Corey Serrano and Alex Keller; (third row) Brooke Anderson, Jennifer Boyd and Ednequa Dyson; (fourth row) Alex Smith and Kaylee Keesee. Southeast Missouri Hospital recognized the students in its role as Partner in Education...
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month (05/26/10)
Fifteen PES Students Receive President's Award (05/25/10)
Fifteen fourth graders from Perryville Elementary School were recently awarded the President's Award for Educational Excellence. The purpose of the award is to recognize student academic success in the classroom. To be eligible for the President's Award of Educational Excellence, students must have received all A's or A-'s throughout the school year and scored at the 85th percentile on MAP test in communication arts or math. ...
Graduation (05/23/10)
Mr. & Mrs. Roy Glass of Jackson, Mo Mr. & Mrs. Douglas Hester of Cape Girardeau, Mo are proud to announce their granddaughter has received her Master's of Science Degree in Clinical Psychology, from Radford University. Miss Glass, will begin her PHYS.D in the fall...
jackson 2010 prom (05/16/10)
beautiful girls at jackson high schools gym!!
A FUTURE ENGINEER (05/16/10)
Brock Seabaugh graduated from Missouri S & T in Rolla, MO. on Saturday, May 15th. He graduated from Cape Central High School in 2006. He received two degrees, a B.S. in Computer Engineering and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering. As well as graduating with two degrees, he graduated Magna Cum Laude...
Cape orchestra students excel at state (05/11/10)
Motomart Donates to PHS (05/11/10)
Perryville Motomart Manager, Bob Hawkinson (center), presents a donation to Perryville High School Principal Lee Gattis (right), and Perryville High School Athletic Director/Assistant Principal Jeff Steffens, for $7,554.80 at the conclusion of their "Fountains for Youth" program. ...
St. Joseph School at Discovery Playhouse (05/10/10)
What a fun day for us at Discovery Playhouse. Thanks to everyone for making it so much fun for the kids from St. Joseph School.
Clippard Marathon Club (05/05/10)
The Clippard Marathon Club ran their 26th mile on Wednesday, May 5th. The 3rd and 4th grade students completing 26 good deeds, reading 26 books and running 26 miles this year received a medal and t-shirt to commemorate the day. The parents and Clippard staff are very proud of them for their commitment...
One thing you can do with 300+ students and staff. (05/04/10)
Inspired by a recent Time Magazine cover story using people to spell out "JOBS," the entire staff and student population of Nell Holcomb School celebrated the end of MAP testing and a beautiful spring day with a little school spirit of their own! Photo was taken by the brave yearbook sponsor from the roof of the new gym...
Teach Children To Save Day (05/03/10)
Kim Simon, Personal Banker with Montgomery Bank, presented information to Mrs. McClintock's 4th grade class at Alma Schrader as part of the American Bankers Association's National Teach Children To Save Day.
Teach Children To Save Day (05/03/10)
Kim Simon, Personal Banker with Montgomery Bank, presented information to Mr. Martin's 6th grade class at Jackson Middle School as part of the American Banker's Association's National Teach Children To Save Day.
PHS Concert Choir Receives Excellent Rating (04/28/10)
The Perryville High School Concert Choir participated in the Missouri State Music Contest on March 17th at the Southeast Missouri State University River Campus. The choir received a "2, Excellent" rating on their performance which included the folk-song "Shennandoah" and "Lord of Hosts" by Handel. The choir was also scored on sight-reading...
Meadow Heights Prom (04/26/10)
Prom 2010 junior girls
Meadow Heights Prom (04/26/10)
Prom 2010 senior girls
Meadow Heights Prom (04/26/10)
Senior Class
Meadow Heights Prom (04/26/10)
Dancing
4-H Livestock Judging Contest (04/26/10)
These 4-H members from Cape County attended a Livestock Judging and Grading Workshop/Contest in Columbia, MO on March 13, 2010.
Oak Ridge Prom 2010 (04/26/10)
Emily Ruch, Kelsey Brown and Lauren Meyer
Clippard Community Service Group (04/19/10)
3rd and 4th graders in Clippard Elementary School's Community Service Group visit with their "Adopted Grandparents" at the Arbors Assisted Living Facility and Alzeheimer Facility. The students visit their "grandparents" typically once a month to play games, read stories, or just enjoy each other's company through out the school year...
Mayor Harry Rediger walks with Alma Schraders Walking School Bus (04/15/10)
Mayor Harry Rediger walks with Alma Schrader's Walking School Bus on Wednesday. He walked with about 60 students to school.
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade students of the month (04/15/10)
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month, from left: first row, Jonathan Bohnert, Ben Strong and Teaira Williams; second row, Sabrina Sander, Madilyn Dunn and Andrea Guebert; third row, Alexis Patterson, Terron Flores and Strider Van Meter; fourth row, Takymbra Williams and Jasonee Hughes. Southeast Missouri Hospital recognizes these Students of the Month in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade students of the month (04/15/10)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month, from left: first row, Garrett Jackson, Josey Powell and Jacob Jackson; second row, Jackry Egson, Sonja Coomer, Candice Pearson and Jamie Wachter; third row, Olivia Bess, Kylee Stevenson, Hannah Braswell and Alexus Walker. Southeast Missouri Hospital recognizes these Students of the Month in its role as Central Middle School's Partner in Education...
Cape Central's Woldtvedt signs pole vault contract (04/14/10)
Raymond Woldtvedt, center, a Cape Central High School senior, will be pole vaulting for Missouri Southern State University at Joplin this fall. Observing the recent contract signing are, seated, Raymond's mother and father, Gunder and Laura Woldtvedt. Standing are Cape Central Athletic Director Lance Tollison and Pole Vault Coach Collin Sheridan....
PHS Prom Court Selected (04/08/10)
Members of the Perryville High School 2010 Prom Court have been selected by a vote of the student body. They are (from left) Nikki Layton, daughter of Don and Cheryl Layton and Josh Bauwens, son of Kurt and Diane Bauwens; Mia Pohlman, daughter of Paul and Jane Pohlman and Jack Meyer, son of Mark and Kelly Meyer; and Chelsea Crouse, daughter of Mark and Aanya Weir and Josh Hargrove, son of Keith and Paula...
PHS students receive academic all-state recognition (04/08/10)
Five Perryville High School softball players were recently awarded with Missouri Fast Pitch Coaches Association Academic All-State certificates. The students were chosen for the award for their academic excellence. Students with a GPA of 3.9-4.0 made the Academic All-State 1st Team and students with a GPA of 3.5-3.8 made the Academic All-State 2nd Team...
Scott City FCCLA competes in state STAR Events (03/31/10)
Eight members of Scott City FCCLA recently competed at the state level in FCCLA STAR Events. Missy Thomas and Ashley Kennedy earned gold medals for their projects while Brooke Dohogne, Chelsea Phillips, Morgan Brendel, Jenna Cummins, Courtney Bles and Becky Burger earned silver medals...
Tracker leads Walking School Bus (03/31/10)
Tracker, mascot for the Southeast Missourian Jr., let the Walking School Bus on it's way to Alma Schrader Elementary School. Approximately 60 kids participated in the Walking School Bus program this morning.
Sixth Grader Wins Southeast Missouri State University Writing Achievement Award (03/30/10)
Brooke Hogard, daughter of Kerry and Dana Hogard and sixth grade student at Perry County Middle School, has been awarded first place in the 2009 Southeast Missouri State University Writing Achievement Award. Brooke is a student in Tammy Sadler's communication arts class. Her entry, "Essence's Ways," won in the fiction category for grades 4-6. Brooke will be recognized for her achievement on Saturday, April 17 at the Southeast Missouri State University campus...
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month (03/29/10)
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for March are, from left, front row: Drew Wilson, Teddy Sides and Belinda Strack; second row, Stephen Sugarbaker, Safia Seidu-Sofo and Sophia Wilson; third row, Dylan Fitzpatrick, Samantha Williams and Kaitlyn Lukefahr; fourth row, Bella Sander and KaSarah Chamberlain. Southeast Missouri Hospital recognizes these students in its role as a Partner in Education with Central Middle School...