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Saturday, May 23, 2015
Holiday photos

Christmas with Toby. (01/07/14)
Toby enjoying 1 of his Christmas presents.
Fireplace Puppy (01/03/12)
10 Week old lab mix puppy, Kahlua, adopted from the Humane Society loves the warmth of her new home's fireplace.
Two Sets of 5 Generations (12/27/11)
Two sets of 5 Generations gather for Christmas 2011. Pictured left to right: Great Grandpa Paul Friese, Loren Friese-Keele, Bailey Rees, Great-Great Grandma Jewel Friese, Holden Keele, Lain Rees, Amanda Friese-Rees, and Grandpa Craig Friese.
Belated White Christmas on the Farm (12/27/11)
Taken at Bob Michael Farms
Snow in Fruitland (12/27/11)
As you can see. Melted off roads & driveway.
Dec. 2011 Snow (12/27/11)
I am standing on the levee at our place and looking across the pond.
Snow in Cape Girardeau (12/27/11)
Woke up to snow this morning.
Happy That It Is Christmas! (12/23/11)
Pumpkin the cat either very happy or very scared of the Christmas tree.
Manpower Associates Helping Each Other (12/23/11)
The Manpower Associate Peer Assistance Committee (MAPAC) was able to make Christmas special this year for 12 Manpower families in need. MAPAC raised over $1500.00 in 2011 that was designated for Christmas, as well as accepting donations of toys and food. The items were distributed by Santa Claus at the Cape Girardeau Manpower Office, located at 1739 N. Kingshighway in Cape. Santa also posed for pictures with children of local Manpower Associates...
Curves Fitness Center - Christmas Children (12/22/11)
The members of Curves Fitness Center in Cape Girardeau sponsored two local children for Christmas this year. The members brought in gifts to help make Brooke and Harley's Christmas just a little more special. We at Curves would like to thank our members for helping make this event so special. We have attached a copy of a picture of Harley with his family, Unfortunately, Brooke was not able to attend the party. We wish everyone a very Merry Christmas!...
Warm Holiday Wishes at Franklin Elementary (12/21/11)
The Law firm of Lanzotti and Rau, LLC warmed up the winter holiday season by providing over 250 pairs of gloves and 250 hats to the students at Franklin Elementary School.
VIP Industries Celebrates Christmas (12/21/11)
The Cape Girardeau VIP plant was host to 225 staff, employees, and other guests at their annual Christmas party held December 16th. In addition to a wonderful meal prepared by the staff, guests were treated to festive caroling, entertainment, an awards ceremony, and of course, a visit from Santa. Merry Christmas!...
Perry County Chorale Sings at Country Church Tour (12/20/11)
The Perry County Lutheran Chorale recently performed during the Christmas Country Church Tour. On Friday, December 16, the Chorale spent the evening at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Altenburg, welcoming visitors with the sounds of the season. Visitors were invited to request carols and Christmas hymns, and the Chorale supplemented these songs with selections from their recently released CD, "A Perry County Christmas," and from their upcoming fourth annual "After-Christmas Christmas Concert."...
Christmas Program (12/20/11)
This is the Children's skit from the Christmas program at McClure Baptist Church.
'Wonder of Christmas' at First Baptist Church Cape (12/19/11)
First Baptist Church of Cape Girardeau celebrates the Wonder of Christmas with two special services. On Christmas Eve we will celebrate with a special Christmas Eve service that has become a "Cape Tradition". It features our First Baptist Church Sanctuary choir, FBC Praise Team, Chadie Fruehwald on organ and harp, Women's Ensemble, handbells, soloists, etc. Pastor Mike will share a Christmas devotional titled 'The Wonder of Christmas' and the service will close with candlelight communion...
Raindeer Dog (12/18/11)
Judy is in the Christmas mood
FOE 3375 Cape (12/17/11)
These are the workers from FOE 3775 who helped fix Christmas baskets this year. This is a yearly project for the club
Nordenia USA Donation to Toys for Tots (12/14/11)
Nordenia USA recently ran a Toys for Tots campaign. Thanks to the Nordenia employees, a large number of gifts were collected. Thank You to all of the generous people in Southeast Missouri who were able to donate to the Toys for Tots drive.
Goldwing Road Riders Assoc. Adds Christmas Cheer (12/11/11)
Fifty two participants of the Goldwing Road Riders Association (GWRRA), Missouri Chapter I gathered on Saturday, December 10, 2011 to fill thirty six large boxes with hams, fresh fruits and vegetables, pantry staples, boxed and canned foods and vegetables, candy, paper goods and toiletries. Once the boxes were filled, chapter participants delivered three overflowing boxes to twelve families...
Morning Freeze (12/10/11)
This was our birdbath frozen in time! Thought it made an interesting picture.
Frosty Morn (12/10/11)
Frost was heavy this morning on this piece of wood.
Target's generosity brings cheer to Franiklin Elem (12/09/11)
Deborah McCann, first-grade teacher at Cape Girardeau's Franklin Elementary School pictured at right in the photo above, was thrilled watching her students putting on their new hats and gloves provided by the Cape Target store recently. "Target is so generous," she said. ...
JOElvis in Christmas parade (12/07/11)
JOElvis Pleasant of Jackson riding in a "Blue Christmas Caddy" in the Jackson Christmas parade.
Winter (12/07/11)
This is the pure joy of seeing the first snowflakes of Winter!
Merry Christmas! (12/06/11)
Jasmine is ready for her first Christmas
Happy Holidays! (12/05/11)
This is Maggie our Chi/terrior mix. The holidays are exhausting! Merry Christmas to everyone!
Waiting on Santa Claus (12/05/11)
Annabelle laying under the Christmas tree.
Downtown Christmas Open House (12/03/11)
Thanks to Old Town Cape and their partners for a wonderful Downtown Open House! :)
Madison's "Scary Face" (11/30/11)
My 2 year old daughter Madison shows off her "scary face" for the family!!
Breakfast with Santa on Dec. 10 (11/29/11)
Come out with your children ages 12 and under and enjoy Breakfast with Santa on Dec. 10 from 9-11 a.m., at the Osage Centre. Food and crafts will be available as children wait to tell Santa what they would like for Christmas. Entry is $5 for one child, $8 for two children, and $11 for three children. ...
Red Hats with Santa at West Park Mall (11/28/11)
The Classy Sassy Chicks Red Hats of Jackson recently hosted the 1st Annual "Red Hat Parade" at the Mall and had to tell Santa all their "wishes." Other Red Hat ladies from Cape and other areas of Southeast Missouri plus Illinois joined them and shopped the mall and craft shows...
Thanksgiving Activities (11/26/11)
Addison Taylor and her Uncle Jon Taylor decorate a gingerbread house.
Country Club Members donate to SEMO Food Bank (11/24/11)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO- November 22, 2011- Cape Girardeau Country Club Couples Night attendees awarded Southeast Missouri Food Bank $575 to provide 4,025 meals to hungry Southeast Missourians in need this Holiday Season. Each week, couples that attend the Cape Girardeau Country Club donated their five dollar entry fees...
Elvis aka Dante Marlowe Lopez (11/14/11)
Dante made the perfect Elvis for Halloween. The costume was made by mom and grandma.
A puppy visits Cape Fire St.2 (11/10/11)
My daughter Audrey's 1st Halloween Trick or Treating. She stopped by to visit me at the fire station.
Waiting is the hardest part.. (11/07/11)
After telling Jordan I still had my Easy-Bake Oven in Granny's basement she insisted on trying it out. It was a Christmas gift in 1978 and 33 years later it still works!
Bailey is ready for the Great Pumpkin (11/06/11)
Bailey loves getting all dressed up for fall.
Trick or Treat (11/02/11)
Miranda and her mommy Tasha are ready for some Halloween fun in Scott City Mo
Festive Fall Pumpkins (11/02/11)
A pumpkin patch drive is a sure sign of Fall time leading to the home of Joann Lester, Benton Mo
First real Halloween (11/01/11)
Aiden's first time trick or treating - Halloween 2011
Halloween 2011 (11/01/11)
Erica Essner and her 6 year old daughter Malerie Harris of Cape Girardeau
Grammy's Halloween goblins 2011 (11/01/11)
This photo is of our grandchildern. Holden Keele 5 days old, Bailey Rees 4 years old and Lain Rees 19 months old.
Aaliyah Renee's 1st Halloween (11/01/11)
Aaliyah Renee Brown in her Ms. Kitty costume. This was her 1st Halloween.
A beautiful day at the Pumpkin Patch! (11/01/11)
Bryce found the perfect little pumpkin!
The duck hunter and the duck on Halloween (11/01/11)
Lawson and Lydia on Halloween.
Bailey the Saloon Dancer (11/01/11)
Bailey Rees as a Saloon Danccer for Halloween
Lain as THE HULK (11/01/11)
Lain Rees as THE HULK for Halloween
Little Monkey (11/01/11)
Getting ready for Halloween!!
Squirrel-ador (10/31/11)
Alice is a squirrel!
Halloween "Incredible Hulk" (10/31/11)
This is my stepson Jared as the Incredible Hulk!
Tracker Makes Appearance at Pumpkin Days (10/31/11)
Tracker made a special appearance on Friday night at the Discovery Playhouse for Pumpkin Days.
Steve the cat intimidates Mr. Bones (10/31/11)
I snapped this pic of my son-in-law's cat Steve in the window seat while my daughter was decorating for Halloween.
That Time of Year (10/27/11)
Fall colors and decorations.
The Humane Society's Featured Pet (10/27/11)
Hopper is a 2 1/2 year old terrier mix. He is neutered and housebroken. Bring this "Superdog" home! He is available for adoption at The Humane Society 573-334-5837. See more pets available at www.semopets.org
Pet Fest 2011 (10/23/11)
This is our chihuahua named Fancy at the PetFest 2011 held at Busch's Pet Products Saturday October 22nd.. Her hat was made by Doggie Duds and Special Touch gave her scarf to her.. And she won for littlest dog! Thank you Stacy for having a great get together!!!!!...
20th Anniversary of Haunted Hall of Horror (10/20/11)
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Haunted Hall of Horror at the A.C. Brase Arena in Cape Girardeau. For more pictures visit flickr.com/cityofcape.
Punk Rock Pitbull (10/20/11)
Trinity visited Southeast Hospital with her halloween costume on for her Pet Pal visit! She made lots of people stop to pet her and smiles could be seen all around us!!!
Ready for Halloween (10/19/11)
The Missouri Botanical Garden is all decked out for Halloween.