[SeMissourian.com] Fog/Mist ~ 59°F  
River stage: 21.6 ft. Rising
Saturday, Apr. 18, 2015
Jackson news

Jackson police report 4/16/15 (04/16/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Timothy L. Luttrull, 47, of Fruitland was arrested on a Cape Girardeau County warrant for violation of a protection order. n Tiffany R. Warner, 26, 326 East Lane, Apt. 2, was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on a show-cause order...
Jackson fire report 4/16/15 (04/16/15)
JACKSON
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls:
April 14
* Emergency medical service on Drew Avenue.
April 15
* Emergency medical service on West Deerwood Drive. * Burn permit on Ridge Road.
Jackson School Board re-elects officers (04/15/15)
The Jackson School Board at its meeting Tuesday welcomed two new board members and elected a president, vice president, secretary and treasurer. Newcomers Kelly Waller and Sheila King received the most votes of four candidates during the April 7 election and will serve three-year terms on the board...
Jackson fire report 4/15/15 (04/15/15)
JACKSON
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls:
April 13
* Drug lab call on South Hope Street.
April 14
* Emergency medical service on Ridge Road.
Residents voice concerns over Jackson roundabout (04/10/15)
Dozens of Jackson residents joined city officials and representatives from the Missouri Department of Transportation to further discuss roundabouts at a public hearing Thursday evening. The city of Jackson and MoDOT have agreed to install a roundabout at the intersection of U.S. 61 and Main Street in uptown Jackson as part of a plan to improve traffic flows, but some residents remain wary of possible negative side effects that might accompany a roundabout...
Jackson fire report 4/10/15 (04/10/15)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls: n Smoke alarm malfunction on Lexington Street. n Citizens assist on Lexington Street. n Emergency medical service on Rolling Fields. n Emergency medical service on Corinne Street. n Motore vehicle collision clean-up on North Farmington Road...
Jackson police report 4/10/15 (04/10/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Dennis H. Goggin, 66, of Fredericktown, Missouri, was arrested on a Jefferson County warrant. n Thomas F. Lichtenegger, 46, of Jackson was arrested for filing a false police report and filing a false insurance report...
Jackson roundabout to be discussed at meeting (04/09/15)
Representatives from the Missouri Department of Transportation will host a public hearing this evening to discuss plans to install a roundabout in uptown Jackson. The forum will be from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Missouri Room of Jackson City Hall, 101 Court St...
Hahs overwhelms Lohr in Jackson mayor's race (04/08/15)
Jackson voters elected Dwain Hahs mayor Tuesday by a margin of more than 2-to-1. Hahs garnered over 69 percent of the vote to unseat incumbent mayor Barbara Lohr. Hahs was raised in Jackson before spending more than 30 years in sales and management at Bausch & Lomb, which included a stint in China. Upon retiring, he moved back to Jackson and became a member of the Jackson Chamber of Commerce before beginning his campaign for mayor...
Jackson grants permit for Link Electronics business (04/07/15)
After a public hearing yielded no opposition, the Jackson board of aldermen granted Link Electronics a special-use permit for its operation of a small assembly business near uptown Jackson at Monday night's meeting. Link Electronics has designed and produced electronic components for media broadcasting since 1989 and moved to Jackson from Cape Girardeau earlier this year. ...
Jackson police report 4/5/15 (04/05/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Leonard L. Campbell II, 51, of Scott City was arrested on suspicion of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. n Daniel S. Cureton, 36, of Marble Hill, Missouri, was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear for a show-cause order...
Jackson police report 4/3/15 (04/03/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Michael A. Cavasos, 19, of Jackson was arrested on suspicion of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and being a minor in possession of alcohol by consumption...
Jackson police report 4/2/15 (04/02/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Marcus A. Woodside, 34, of Marble Hill, Missouri, was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on an original charges of failure to register a motor vehicle and displaying the plates of another...
Jackson police report 4/1/15 (04/01/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Harper D. Johnson, 18, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on suspicion of receiving stolen property, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia...
Jackson fire report 4/1/15 (04/01/15)
JACKSON
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Monday:
* Emergency medical service on West Independence and on Jackson Boulevard. * Smoke scare on South Bellevue Street.
Playing for Wyatt benefit seeks to help other young cancer patients (03/30/15)
A trumpet reverberated across the tin walls Sunday night in Stooges Restaurant as Alex Amelunke, lead vocalist for Old School Hype, played the first few bars of Johnny Cash's "Ring of Fire." The band was one of more than a dozen that took the stage for the Playing for Wyatt benefit...
Jackson fire report 3/29/15 (03/29/15)
* Emergency medical service on North Farmington Road. n Emergency medical service on Gerald Street. n Citizen assist on South Shawnee. n Fire investigation on North Farmington Road. n Structure fire on Hickory Street. n Emergency medical service on Travelers Way...
Man arrested after search turns up drugs, gun, cash (03/29/15)
A suspect is in custody after an investigation this month by Jackson police and the Drug Enforcement Administration. After obtaining a search warrant, officers with the Jackson Police Department Special Response Team and the patrol division, as well as DEA agents, searched a home in the 400 block of Kate Street, according to a news release from the Jackson Police Department...
Public hearing on Jackson roundabout set for April 9 (03/27/15)
The Missouri Department of Transportation and city of Jackson are offering a chance for members of the public to weigh in on a traffic update coming to the uptown area. A public hearing to discuss changes planned for the U.S. 61 and East Main Street intersection is scheduled from 4 to 7 p.m. April 9 in the Missouri Room of Jackson City Hall, 101 Court St...
Jackson police report 3/27/15 (03/27/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n A 15-year-old boy was referred to juvenile authorities for truancy, being beyond parental control and behavior injurious to self. n A 15-year-old boy was referred to juvenile authorities for possession of marijuana under 35 grams...
Jackson police report 3/26/15 (03/26/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Dustin L. Tatum, 21, 619 Sue Drive, was arrested on suspicion of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated (drugs), distribution of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana under 35 grams, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia...
Jackson plans partial power outage Saturday (03/26/15)
Some Jackson residents will experience a planned power outage this weekend as crews perform relocation work on lines and equipment at the intersection of East Main and Lacey streets as part of a traffic signal project. If the weather allows crews to work, customers in and around the Savannah Ridge West subdivision in Jackson will be without power Saturday for four hours between noon and 4 p.m. ...
Jackson police report 3/25/15 (03/25/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n Daniel W. Pearson, 24, of Metropolis, Illinois, was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle. n James H. Swift Jr., 41, of Jackson was issued a summons for a seat-belt violation...
Jackson fire report 3/25/15 (03/25/15)
* Emergency medical service on Greensferry Road. n Still alarm on Morgan Street. n Citizen assist on Jessica Street n Emergency medical service on South Shawnee and twice on South Hope...
Jackson fire report 3/22/15 (03/22/15)
* Emergency medical service calls to East Jackson Boulevard and South Shawnee. n Alarm sounding on East Jackson Boulevard. n Citizen assist on South Shawnee Boulevard. n Haz-mat call on East Jackson Boulevard. n Emergency medical service to East Adams Street, West Independence Street, Old Cape Road and Sierra Court...
Jackson police report 3/20/15 (03/20/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Lucas E. Kaelin, 20, of Jackson was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of speeding. n Ronnie L. Bass, 49, of Marble Hill, Missouri, was arrested on suspicion of stealing...
Jackson police report 3/19/15 (03/19/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests to do not imply guilt. n William A. Niswanger, 37, of Scott City was arrested on a Jefferson County, Missouri, warrant. n Stephen M. Dunn, 20, of Millersville was issued summonses for speeding and failure to maintain insurance...
Jackson police report 3/18/15 (03/18/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Ami D. Illers, 30, of 131 Deal Court was arrested on suspicion of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. n Nathan T. Oxley, 31, 6332 U.S. 61 was arrested on suspicion of stealing...
Jackson police report 3/15/15 (03/15/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Oleksandr Mostovskyi, 19, 246 Rolling Fields, was arrested on suspicion of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and being a minor in possession by consumption...
Jackson Recycling Center to expand its hours (03/13/15)
The city of Jackson has announced expanded hours of operation at the Jackson Recycling Center. Beginning April 4, the center, 508 Eastview Court, will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Those operating hours will continue through Oct. 31. The recycling center collects cardboard, paper items, plastic, grocery bags, aluminum, tin and steel cans, electronic waste and clear, green and brown glasses...
Jackson police report 3/13/15 (03/13/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Jeffrey V. Mirgeaux, 54, of Scott City was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, following too close, failing to maintain insurance and leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident...
Jackson police report 3/12/15 (03/12/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n Mary S. Mylonas, 34, of Jackson was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle. n John N. Swofford, 32, of Caruthersville, Missouri, was issued a summons for property damage...
Jackson fire report 3/12/15 (03/12/15)
* Mutual aid on Highway 72. n Citizen assist on Morgan Street. n Emergency medical service on South Hope Street. n Citizen assist on North Russell Street. n Emergency medical service on Oak Street, South Shawnee Boulevard and South Hope Street. n Vehice fire on South Shawnee Boulevard...
Jackson fire report 3/6/15 (03/06/15)
* Drug lab on South Hope Street. n Medical assist on East Main Street. The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday: n Mutual aid in Cape Girardeau. n Medical assist on East Jackson Boulevard and North Missouri Street...
Jackson police report 3/4/15 (03/04/15)
The Jackson Police Department reported the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Norman Ertman, 72, of Jackson was arrested on suspicion of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. n Damien A. McElhaney, 26, 824 E. Jackson Blvd., was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on original charges of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, failure to maintain insurance, a seat-belt violation and failure to register a motor vehicle...
Jackson OKs traffic signal near new school (03/03/15)
The city of Jackson is one step closer to finalizing plans to install a traffic signal at the intersection of Lacey and East Main streets after Monday night's board of aldermen meeting. After reviewing four bids from independent contractors, the board accepted one from Lappe Cement Finishing of Perryville, Missouri...
Jackson city hall suffers minor water damage (03/01/15)
Cleanup is mostly complete at Jackson City Hall after last week's winter weather caused minor water damage, confirmed Jackson Public Works director Rodney Bollinger. Bollinger said in an email a small section of the gutter drain froze on the roof, affecting a couple rooms in the west wing of the building...
Jackson fire report 3/1/15 (03/01/15)
* Citizens assist on Old Cape Road. n A hazmat call on West Independence Street. n Fire alarm sounded on St. Andrews Court. n Life alert on East Main...
Jackson clears way for subdivision for people over 55 (02/18/15)
The city of Jackson is going to get a bit bigger after Tuesday night's board of aldermen meeting. City officials adopted a series of ordinances regarding annexation and development of just over 33 acres on Old Cape Road East near Klaus Park. Developer Ramsey Branch LLC requested the annexation and corollary proposals, and they intend to use the land to establish a subdivision for residents 55 and older...
Jackson police report 2/18/15 (02/18/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n A 12-year-old boy was cited into juvenile court on suspicion of assault and property damage. n Brooke M. Lee, 22, of Cape Girardeau was issued a summons for operating a motor vehicle while operator's license suspended...
Jackson fire report 2/18/15 (02/18/15)
JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday: n A citizens assist on East Main Street. n A citizens assist on East Main Street. n A citizens assist on East Main Street.
Jackson declares snow routes; vehicles must be moved by 9 p.m. today (02/15/15)
In anticipation of oncoming winter weather, Jackson city officials have issued a snow-route proclamation effective 9 p.m. today. It states residents who have vehicles parked on designated snow routes in Jackson have seven hours to move vehicles off the street or to a non-designated snow route to allow city crews to plow the entire length of the roadway...
Jackson police report 2/15/15 (02/15/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n Christian A. Farris, 18, of Jackson was issued a summons for careless and imprudent driving. n Sana Saeed-Ahmed, 21, of Cape Girardeau was issued a summons for a stop-sign violation. n Cynthia F. Reece, 51, of Jackson was issued a summons for operating a motor vehicle without a valid operator's license...
Jackson mayor candidates discuss business climate (02/15/15)
Two candidates running for mayor in Jackson spoke Friday at the Cape County Republican Women's Club meeting to discuss their hopes for the city's future. Incumbent Barbara Lohr and challenger Dwain Hahs expressed interest in improving and expanding opportunities for new and existing businesses in Jackson...
Republican women to host Jackson mayoral candidates (02/13/15)
The Cape County Republican Women's Club will host the two candidates in the Jackson mayoral race at noon today at Dexter Bar-B-Que, 236 Broadview St. in Cape Girardeau. Dwain Hahs is running against incumbent Barbara Lohr in the April election. The event is open to the public...
Boundaries drawn for new elementary school in Jackson (02/12/15)
East Elementary School in Jackson will house its first students this fall, and district officials have established boundary lines that determine which students will attend the new facility. An estimated 400 kindergarten through fifth-grade students, as well as about 300 early childhood students, will attend the 105,000-square-foot building being constructed on 15 acres at 455 N. Lacey St...
Jackson police report 2/11/15 (02/11/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n Kimber L. Miller, 41, of Jackson was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle. n Terra D. May, 40, of Jackson was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle...
Jackson School Board to apply for technology grant (02/10/15)
The Jackson School Board will decide at its 7 p.m. meeting today whether to submit an application for a grant that would be used for updating equipment in the high school's business department. The Vocational-Technical Education Enhancement grant, which is administered through the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, is applied for annually by the department, said superintendent Ron Anderson...
Jackson police report 2/8/15 (02/08/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Korey W. King, 37, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on suspicion of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and possession of a controlled substance. n Sean E. Daly, 44, of Jackson was issued a summons for stop sign violation...
Jackson hires new schools superintendent (02/08/15)
The Jackson School District will have a new superintendent July 1. John Link has been hired to replace superintendent Ron Anderson, who is retiring at the end of June, the school board announced Friday evening. Link has been superintendent in the Fair Grove School District, about 10 miles northeast of Springfield, Missouri, since 2006 and previously worked as superintendent and high school principal in the Hartville, Missouri, School District, according to a news release from the board...
Jackson adding traffic signal before new school opens (02/06/15)
As the city of Jackson continues to grow, so does its traffic problem. The city is working with the Missouri Department of Transportation to address the bottleneck at the intersection of Main Street and U.S. 61 near the courthouse, but isn't narrowing its focus solely to that area...
Roundabout coming to busy Jackson intersection (02/06/15)
After years of studies and discussion, Jackson city officials have decided to install a roundabout to remedy the notoriously congested intersection in uptown Jackson. Mayor Barbara Lohr said at a Wednesday night town-hall meeting that representatives from the Missouri Department of Transportation presented the findings of a traffic study, as well as their recommendation: that a roundabout would be a better solution than a traffic signal...
Area officials tell of accomplishments, challenges at forum (02/05/15)
Members of the public had a chance to hear updates from area school and government officials Wednesday night at a town-hall meeting hosted by the League of Women Voters of Southeast Missouri and the Cape Girardeau and Jackson chambers of commerce. Cape Girardeau School District superintendent Dr. ...
Jackson police report 2/5/15 (02/05/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Dustin E. Grissom, 30, of Chaffee, Missouri, was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear for a show-cause order. n Jenna L. Maynard, 39, of Cape Girardeau was issued a summons for a child-restraint violation...
Jackson fire report 2/5/15 (02/05/15)
* Car fire at Bast Street and Jackson Boulevard. n Citizen assist at South Shawnee Boulevard...
Jackson mulls land annexation (02/03/15)
The Jackson Board of Aldermen held a public hearing about a proposed residential development during their meeting Monday evening. The items on the agenda concerned the future of 33.22 acres on Old Cape Road East near Klaus Park, which is set to be annexed into Jackson...
Jackson police report 2/3/15 (02/03/15)
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests to not imply guilt. Arrest n Darrell M. Isaac, 30, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on suspicion of stealing and possession of drug paraphernalia. Summonses n Jeanette C. Beck, 53, of Chaffee, Missouri, was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle...
Speakers to address Cape, Jackson, school district issues (02/02/15)
For people who want to hear an update or ask a question of local officials, a coming event could provide that opportunity. The League of Women Voters of Southeast Missouri and the Cape Girardeau and Jackson chambers of commerce will present a town-hall meeting, with three guest speakers lined up to talk about some of the major events happening in the area. ...
Jackson police report 2/1/15 (02/01/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Anthony L. Stallings, 30, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on a charge of failure to register a motor vehicle. n Jeanette C. Beck, 53, of Chaffee, Missouri, was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle...
Jackson fire report 1/25/15 (01/25/15)
* A motor vehicle accident on West Jackson Boulevard. n Emergency medical service on West Main Street...
Jackson police report 1/25/15 (01/25/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Jamie E. Davidson, 34, of Jackson was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of a seat-belt violation. n Bridget R. Essner, 31, of Jackson was arrested on a Cape Girardeau County warrant...
Jackson police report 1/22/15 (01/22/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Meekial L. Steele, 19, of Mounds, Illinois, was arrested on suspicion of possession of marijuana under 35 grams. n Keith B. Slinkard, 51, of Jackson was arrested on suspicion of peace disturbance and assault...
For fans of Jackson Skating Center, time rolls on (01/21/15)
For children of the 1970s, '80s and '90s, the death of Jackson Skating Center is a solemn occasion. "I felt like I was watching my childhood crumble," said 36-year-old Kia Abernathy, who once circled the floor there regularly and happened to drive in recent days, only to realize the cherished old venue was being torn down...
Uptown Jackson traffic may be improved in a roundabout way (01/21/15)
Representatives from The Missouri Department of Transportation laid out plans to improve traffic flow in uptown Jackson at the Jackson Board of Aldermen meeting Tuesday evening. The city of Jackson and MoDOT entered into a cost-sharing agreement to look at ways to deal with traffic volume a few years ago for the intersection at U.S. 61 and East Main Street in front of the Jackson courthouse...
Cape Girardeau council to consider downtown parking ordinance study (01/20/15)
The Cape Girardeau City Council will consider an ordinance tonight that, if approved, would allow a parking study to analyze the biggest issues and needs of the downtown area. Parking in the historical downtown area -- home to retail stores, restaurants and some residential spaces -- has long been an issue for the city, but the issue has fallen under even more scrutiny since the 2012 remodeling of Broadway...
MoDOT reps to discuss traffic options in Jackson (01/19/15)
Officials from the Missouri Department of Transportation will attend the Jackson Board of Aldermen meeting Tuesday night to discuss the next step in the project designed to improve traffic flow in the uptown area. Plans call for the reconfiguration of U.S. ...
Jackson mayor faces a challenger in the April election (01/18/15)
Residents of Jackson will have a decision to make when they elect a mayor April 7. Incumbent Mayor Barbara Lohr, who ran unopposed in 2013 for her third term, will face challenger Dwain Hahs in the upcoming election. Hahs cited requests and encouragement from friends and leaders in business and the community leaders for his decision to run for the city's highest office...
Jackson police report 1/18/15 (01/18/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n James O. Baker, 31, of Sikeston, Missouri, was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance and resisting arrest. n Harold G. Brauninger Jr., 45, of Sedgewickville, Missouri, was issued summonses for failure to register a motor vehicle and displaying plates of another vehicle...
Cape Girardeau County History Center soon will open in Jackson (01/16/15)
Carla Jordan is looking forward to the March opening of the Cape Girardeau County History Center. The center will be at 102 S. High St. in Jackson, in the former location of The Andrew Jackson Bridal Co., which moved to Cape Girardeau in August. Jordan, a preservationist who also works with the Lutheran Heritage Center and Museum in Altenburg, Missouri, has been working with the Cape Girardeau Historical Society to help develop the location and get the ball rolling on its operations...
School board president given top honor at Jackson Chamber event (01/18/15)
Nearly 500 guests attended this year's Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce annual banquet Friday night at the Bavarian Halle. Brian Gerau, the chamber's director, announced this year's winners. The R.A. Fulenwider Meritorious Community Service Award went to Terri Tomlin, Jackson School Board president...
Jackson police report 1/15/15 (01/15/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Richard D. Mallory, 29, of Bloomfield, Missouri, was arrested on suspicion of fraudulent use of a credit device and receiving stolen property. n Rajeana J. Warner, 36, of Jackson was issued summonses for failure to register a motor vehicle and displaying plates of another vehicle...
Grant awarded to Jackson Revitalization Organization (01/11/15)
The Missouri Main Street Connection has selected the Uptown Jackson Revitalization Organization to participate in a cost-sharing affiliate grant that provides training, mentoring and technical services to revitalization programs in the state. The Missouri Main Street Connection is a partner with the Missouri Department of Economic Development, whose mission is to preserve and enhance the economic, social, cultural and environmental well-being of historic downtown business districts...
Jackson police report 1/11/15 (01/11/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n Devan C. Stafford, 20, of Marble Hill, Missouri, was issued summonses for a stop-sign violation and a seat-belt violation. n Logan R. Clippard, 23, of Jackson was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle...
Jackson fire report 1/11/15 (01/11/15)
* MVC call on South Hope. n Emergency medical service on East Main Street. n Emergency medical service on Boxwood Drive. n Fire alarm on East Jackson Boulevard. n Stove fire on Old Toll Road. n Fire alarm on Lenco Avenue...
Jackson fire report 1/8/15 (01/08/15)
* Emergency medical service on East Lane. n Emergency medical service on West Jackson Boulevard. n A call on East Jackson Boulevard. n Emergency medical service on North Farmington Road. n Emergency medical service on Lexington Avenue. n Emergency medical service on Westbrook Lane...
Jackson police report 1/8/15 (01/08/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Austin L. Wilson, 19, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on suspicion of being a minor in possession of alcohol by consumption, failure to maintain single lane and operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated...
Jackson police report 1/5/15 (01/05/15)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n Dustin Overbey, 27, of Marble Hill, Missouri, was arrested on suspicion of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and failure to maintain single lane of traffic. n Justin W. Doles, 20, of Jackson was issued a summons for a stop-sign violation...
Jackson fire report 1/5/15 (01/05/15)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Saturday
Water main to be replaced in Jackson (01/04/15)
A replacement project for a water main on West Main Street in Jackson is scheduled to begin Monday. The main is between the 800 and 1000 blocks of West Main Street. Portions of the street will be limited to local traffic between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. while construction is underway. A detour along West Jackson Boulevard leading to Farmington Road will be available for all other through-traffic...
Jackson fire report 1/2/15 (01/02/15)
* Emergency medical service on West Vale Drive. n Emergency medical service on Francis Drive. n Emergency medical service on Travelers Way. n A lockout on South Farmington Road. n An alarm on North Missouri Street. n A call on East Jackson Boulevard...
Jackson police report 12/31/14 (12/31/14)
Editor's note: Lee A. Davis' name has been corrected in the following police report. The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Virginia L. Sickels, 53, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on suspicion of shoplifting...
Efforts to relieve congestion at busy intersection continue (12/30/14)
The city of Jackson and the Missouri Department of Transportation are continuing to work together to improve U.S. 61 in Jackson and meet the project's latest completion date of summer 2016. Plans call for the reconfiguration of U.S. 61 around the county courthouse and diagonally through the area where the Cape Girardeau County administration building stands today. ...
Jackson police report 12/29/14 (12/29/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Kyle D. Brown, 25, of St. Peters, Missouri, was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, operating a motor vehicle while suspended, careless and imprudent driving and a stop-sign violation...
Jackson police report 12/28/14 (12/28/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Kelcy F. Sayler, 24, 620 N. Main St., Apt. 4, was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated and failure to maintain a single lane. n Matthew L. Gutwein, 18, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated, being a minor in possession by consumption and failure to maintain a single lane...
Jackson police report 12/22/14 (12/22/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Lidia M. Tavarez-Kight, 45, 747 Strawberry Lane, was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of speeding. n Jacob C. Russell, 18, of Cape Girardeau was issued a summons for a seat-belt violation...
Jackson fire report 12/22/14 (12/22/14)
JACKSON
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Saturday:
* Emergency medical service on North Shawnee Boulevard.
Jackson police report 12/21/14 (12/21/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n Daniel R. Hardin, 19, of Sikeston, Missouri, was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear for speeding. n Eddie G. Bowen II, 27, of Jackson was arrested on suspicion of endangering the welfare of a child...
Jackson receives federal grant for trail extension (12/18/14)
Jackson is one of a dozen Southeast Missouri communities chosen to receive a combined total of $3.1 million in federal transportation alternative funds. A committee of representatives from local regional planning commissions made the selections after reviewing 35 applications received in November, which included projects such as trails, sidewalks and historical preservation...
Jackson police report 12/18/14 (12/18/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n Jason H. Ladner, 28, of Oak Ridge was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle. Property damage n Property damage was reported in the area of Clear Spring Place. n Theft was reported in the 3000 block of East Jackson Boulevard...
Fiber-optic lines being installed in business park (12/10/14)
Calling it the "final piece" of infrastructure needed to develop Greater Cape Girardeau Business Park, a group of local officials and economic development representatives on Wednesday toured a large fiber-optic cable installation project by AT&T. AT&T employees led Cape Girardeau Mayor Harry Rediger and assistant city manager Molly Hood, Cape Girardeau Area Chamber of Commerce president and CEO John Mehner, state Rep. ...
Jackson police report 12/9/14 (12/09/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department responded to the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses n Jacob D. Lewis, 22, of Fredericktown, Missouri, was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle. n Michael D. Probst, 30, of Cape Girardeau was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle...
Jackson police report 12/3/14 (12/03/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Tonya R. McFall, 45, of Scott City was arrested on a Scott County warrant. n Christopher A. Wareing, 32, of Jackson was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle...
Jackson police report 11/27/14 (11/27/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses n Jessica A. Simmons, 29, of Malden, Missouri, was issued a summons for operating a motor vehicle while operator's license suspended. n John R. Tosarello, 42, of Jackson was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle...
Jackson police report 11/26/14 (11/26/14)
JACKSON The Cape Girardeau Fire Department released the following items. Arrest n Charles L. Snyder, 29, of Jackson was arrested on suspicion of stealing. Thefts n Theft was reported in the 300 block of Plainview Avenue. n Theft was reported in the 800 block of Dorothy Drive...
Jackson fire report 11/25/14 (11/25/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Thursday: n Emergency medical service on North Maryland Street. The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Friday: n Emergency medical service on Trail Ridge Drive...
Jackson police report 11/17/14 (11/17/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. n Lloyd F. Cureton, 32, of Marble Hill, Missouri, was arrested on a Bollinger County warrant. n Rodney G. Reynolds, 21, 406 S. Bellevue St., was arrested on a Cape Girardeau warrant. n Rodney G. Reynolds, 21, of Jackson was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle...
Jackson police report 11/13/14 (11/13/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests to do imply guilt. Arrest n Jamie W. Donner, 19, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on suspicion of possession of marijuana under 35 grams and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia...
Jackson School Board approves filing dates (11/12/14)
The Jackson School Board on Tuesday approved filing dates and times for candidates in the 2015 election in which two positions, currently held by Paul Stoner and Brent Wills, will be up. Election day is April 7, and filing at the Board of Education Office will run from Dec. 16 through Jan. 20 during regular business hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The office will be closed Dec. 24, 25 and 26, and Jan. 1 and 2...
Jackson police report 11/11/14 (11/11/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrest n Damiel L. Cook, 20, of Jackson was arrested on suspicion of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and being a minor in possession by consumption. Summonses n Jacob K. Stephens, 18, of Jackson was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle...
Jackson police report 11/10/14 (11/10/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses n Joanne R. Dudley, 57, of Whitewater was issued a summons for failure to register a motor vehicle. n Susan K. Richmond, 52, of Cape Girardeau was issued a summons for a stop-sign violation...
Jackson fire report 11/9/14 (11/09/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Thursday: n Emergency medical service on Kasten Drive. n Emergency medical service on South Shawnee Boulevard. n Emergency medical service on Eastview Court. n Cleanup on Eastview Court...
Jackson police report 11/2/14 (11/02/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Thefts n Theft was reported in the 100 block of Court Street. n Theft was reported in the 400 block of Mansfield Place. Summons n Glenn H. Elfrink, 72, of Jackson was issued a summons for failure to yield to another motor vehicle, causing a motor vehicle accident...
Jackson police report 10/28/14 (10/28/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Property damage n Property damage was reported in the 300 block of South Missouri Street. Miscellaneous n An assist requested in the 100 block of North Bellevue Street...
Jackson police report 10/27/14 (10/27/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest n Christopher A. Shepard, 23, of Millersville was arrested on a Jackson warrant for failure to appear for a show-cause order. Summonses n Gregory E. Hohler, 53, of Cape Girardeau was issued a summons for affray...
Jackson police report 10/26/14 (10/26/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Jarvis D. Harrington, 31, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on a Cape Girardeau County warrant. n Shannon M. Bass, 33, of Jackson was arrested on a Perry County warrant...
Jackson fire report 10/26/14 (10/26/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Saturday: n An emergency medical service call on East Jackson Boulevard.
Jackson police report 10/23/14 (10/23/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. n Jesse J. Austin, 23, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on suspicion of assault. n Terrance S. Howard, 23, of Cape Girardeau was arrested on suspicion of operating a motor vehicle with operator's license suspended and failure to maintain a single lane...
Jackson police report 10/20/14 (10/20/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summons...
Jackson police report 10/19/14 (10/19/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report, 10/17/14 (10/17/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Theft Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report, 10/17/14 (10/17/14)
Firefighters responded to the following calls:...
Jackson fire report 10/15/14 (10/15/14)
Firefighters responded to the following call Saturday:...
Jackson police report 10/14/14 (10/14/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summons Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 10/13/14 (10/13/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 10/12/14 (10/12/14)
The Jackson Police Department has released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summonses...
Jackson police report 10/10/14 (10/10/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summons Thefts Assault Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 10/9/14 (10/09/14)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Monday: * Medical assist on Independence Street. *** The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Tuesday: * Medical assist on West Jackson Boulevard.
Jackson police report 10/8/14 (10/08/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 10/6/14 (10/06/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 10/6/14 (10/06/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Thursday:...
Jackson police report 10/3/14 (10/03/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson fire report 10/3/14 (10/03/14)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday: * Emergency medical service, Ebola training on Columbia Drive. * Car-seat check program on North Sprigg Street.
Jackson police report, 10/2/14 (10/02/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 10/1/14 (10/01/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson fire report 9/30/14 (09/30/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Saturday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Sunday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Monday:...
Jackson police report 9/30/14 (09/30/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Arrest Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 9/29/14 (09/29/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Theft...
Jackson fire report 9/29/14 (09/29/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday:...
Jackson police report 9/26/14 (09/26/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Arrests Summonses Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson community center could open in a year (09/25/14)
Jackson city officials hope to see dirt move soon on the grounds that eventually will be home to a new community center. The project has been subject to long delays, as the city waited for federal approval. Voters approved a quarter-cent sales tax in 2012 to fund the center's operation, and the city received plans for the facility last year from Kansas architect group Incite Design Studio...
Jackson fire report 9/25/14 (09/25/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday:...
Jackson police report 9/24/14 (09/24/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWIs...
Jackson police report 9/21/14 (09/21/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses...
Jackson police report 9/19/14 (09/19/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses...
Jackson police report 9/18/14 (09/18/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson fire report 9/17/14 (09/17/14)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Sunday: Firefighters responded to the following call Monday:...
Jackson police report 9/17/14 (09/17/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Arrests Assault Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 9/14/14 (09/14/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 9/14/14 (09/14/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday. The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Thursday...
Jackson police report 9/11/14 (09/11/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 9/10/14 (09/10/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Arrests Summonses Assault Thefts Miscellaneous...
Jackson test scores follow state trends (09/08/14)
The Jackson School District's state test results follow state trends, showing declines in areas such as English language arts, but upticks in algebra and geometry. Last month, the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education released statewide Missouri Assessment Program results showing proficiency rates in English, math and science fell. ...
Jackson police report 9/8/14 (09/08/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI...
Jackson fire report 9/8/14 (09/08/14)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Saturday: * Emergency medical service on Old Cape Road. * A standby reported on Parkview Street. * A vehicle fire on East Jackson Boulevard.
Jackson PD Sept. 3 - 5, 2014 (09/07/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Jackson fire report 9/5/14 (09/05/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday:...
Jackson police report 9/5/14 (09/05/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 9/4/14 (09/04/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 9/3/14 (09/03/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Theft...
Jackson fire report 9/2/14 (09/03/14)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday: * Emergency medical service on Travelers Way. * Emergency medical service on East Jackson Boulevard.
Jackson police report 9/2/14 (09/02/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI...
Jackson fire report 9/2/14 (09/02/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Friday:...
Jackson fire report 8/28/14 (08/28/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Monday...
Jackson police report 8/28/14 (08/28/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summons...
Jackson board approves tax rate for 2014-2015 (08/26/14)
Following a hearing Monday evening, the Jackson School Board unanimously approved a tax rate of $3.80 per $100 of assessed valuation for the 2014-2015 school year. The rate is unchanged from last year. Wade Bartels, associate superintendent of finance/business operations, said there were no public comments. Board members Brent Wills and Alaina Hinze were not present, Bartels said...
Jackson police report 8/26/14 (08/26/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Burglary Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 8/24/14 (08/25/14)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Wednesday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Thursday:...
Jackson police report, 8/24/14 (08/25/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Jackson police report, 8/22/14 (08/22/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Property damage Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 8/21/14 (08/21/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Thefts...
Jackson police report 8/19/14 (08/19/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses...
Jackson fire report 8/19/14 (08/19/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Friday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Saturday:...
Jackson police report 8/18/14 (08/18/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses...
Jackson police report 8/17/14 (08/17/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 8/15/14 (08/15/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 8/14/14 (08/14/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Arrests Summonses Thefts Miscellaneous...
Jackson School Board schedules tax rate hearing, OKs bus routes (08/13/14)
The Jackson School Board on Tuesday set 7 p.m. Aug. 25 for its tax rate hearing at the board office, 614 E. Adams St. The current tax rate is $3.80 per $100 of assessed valuation, and Wade Bartels, associate superintendent finance/business operations, said he anticipates the total rate will remain the same. The 2014-2015 budget projects total revenue of $45,779,234...
Jackson police report 8/13/14 (08/13/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI...
Jackson police report 8/11/14 (08/11/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI...
Jackson fire report 8/11/14 (08/11/14)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Sunday: * Emergency medical service on East Jackson Boulevard. * Emergency medical service on Michael Anna Street.
Jackson police report 8/8/14 (08/08/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Thefts Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 8/7/14 (08/07/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 8/6/14 (08/06/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson police report, 8/5/14 (08/05/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI...
Jackson police report 8/3/14 (08/04/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 7/31/14 (07/31/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 7/30/14 (07/30/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 7/28/14 (07/28/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 7/28/14 (07/28/14)
* An air quality call on Old Cape Road. An illegal burn on Greenferry Road. An alarm sounding on North High Street. Mutual aid call. Emergency medical service on East Lane. Emergency medical service on Hope Street. A mutual aid call in Gordonville...
Jackson police report 7/25/14 (07/25/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summonses Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 7/24/14 (07/24/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Monday. The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday...
Jackson police report 7/24/14 (07/24/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Property damage Theft Miscellaneous...
FEMA green-lights Jackson Community Center safe-room funding (07/23/14)
The Jackson Community Center is one step closer to becoming a reality. City officials announced Tuesday that the Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved funding for the tornado safe room portion of the project, meaning bids for construction will go out soon...
Jackson police report 7/23/14 (07/23/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 7/21/14 (07/22/14)
JACKSON *** The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Sunday: * Emergency medical service on West Washington Street.
Jackson police report 7/21/2014 (07/22/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Homecomers Celebration makes return visit to Jackson this week (07/21/14)
Expect some changes at this year's Jackson Homecomers Celebration. For its 106th run, the event won't feature a talent show or Homecomers queen, director of entertainment Linda Penzel has announced. However, the celebration will continue with new entertainment and a brand- new event. Penzel said the changes were because of lack of participation. So instead, on Tuesday night, coordinators scheduled a vintage ladies fashion show to replace the talent show...
Jackson fire report 7/21/14 (07/21/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Wednesday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Thursday:...
Jackson police report 7/18/14 (07/18/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Theft Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 7/17/14 (07/17/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 7/16/14 (07/16/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 7/15/14 (07/15/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWIs Arrests Summonses Theft Miscellaneous:...
Jackson police report 7/13/14 (07/13/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Jackson police report 7/9/14 (07/09/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summonses Thefts Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 7/8/14 (07/08/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Thefts Miscellaneous...
Jackson to begin annual water-flushing program today (07/07/14)
Jackson plans to begin its annual water flushing program today. The purpose of the flushing is to remove any mineral sediment buildup in pipes as well as improve water quality and maintain the valves and hydrants within the city. Erica Bogenpohl, staff engineer for Jackson, said that each year the city flushes a portion of the hydrants in Jackson. ...
Jackson police report 7/1/14 (07/01/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Authorities urge 'common sense' for July 4 (06/30/14)
As Independence Day approaches, fireworks stands are popping up all over Southeast Missouri. Local emergency workers are asking residents to exercise what Capt. David James of the Cape Girardeau County Sheriff's Department calls common-sense safety precautions with their holiday celebrations...
Jackson police report 6/30/2014 (06/30/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 6/27/14 (06/27/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 6/26/14 (06/26/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Monday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday:...
Jackson police report 6/26/14 (06/26/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Thefts Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson Clean-Up/Fix-Up Week set for July 7 through 11 (06/24/14)
Jackson's annual Clean-Up/Fix-Up Week will take place July 7 through 11. The free service is available to residents who qualify for the city's solid waste pickup program, according to a news release from the city. Throughout the week, public works crews will pick up all qualifying refuse placed curbside by 8 a.m. on the regularly scheduled trash collection day. Additional equipment will be in operation, so collection times will vary...
Jackson police report 6/25/14 (06/25/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Bird caused Jackson power outage Sunday (06/24/14)
About 4,000 people were without power Sunday in Jackson because of damage to a transmission breaker. Don Schuette, director of electric utilities for the city of Jackson, said calls about the outage started coming in about 2:30 p.m. The problem was caused by a bird that caused extensive damage to a transmission line breaker...
Jackson police report 6/24/14 (06/24/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summonses Assault...
Jackson community center hinges on FEMA approval (06/23/14)
Jackson officials still are waiting for federal grant approval on a safe room section of a proposed community center. In 2012, the city's voters passed a quarter-cent sales tax to fund the center's operation after it's completed. Community-based not-for-profit group Jackson Community Betterment Corp., formerly the Southeast Missouri Medical Center, donated $3 million for construction costs in addition to $200,000 donated by the Cape Girardeau County Historical Society...
Jackson police department 6/23/14 (06/23/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 6/23/14 (06/23/14)
Jackson firefighters responded to the following calls Friday: Jackson firefighters responded to the following calls Saturday:...
Registration deadline is Tuesday for mud volleyball (06/22/14)
Deadline for team registration for the July 4 mud volleyball tournament in Jackson is 5 p.m. Tuesday. The tournament will be at 8 a.m. July 4 at Shelter No. 1 in Jackson City Park. Sponsored by the City of Jackson Independence Day Celebration Committee, the tournament is a double-elimination co-ed contest with up to 50 teams competing for cash prizes; there is a $200 entry fee per team...
Jackson police report 6/19/14 (06/19/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson e-cycle event set for Saturday (06/18/14)
Jackson will host its annual e-cycle event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at its recycling center, 508 Eastview Court. More than 83,500 pounds of appliances and other electronic waste were collected from Cape Girardeau County during last year's e-cycle event...
Jackson fire report 6/18/14 (06/18/14)
Firefighters responded to the following call Saturday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Sunday:...
Jackson police report 6/18/14 (06/18/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 6/17/14 (06/17/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Property damage Assault Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 6/16/14 (06/16/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 6/13/14 (06/13/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summons Burglary Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 6/12/14 (06/12/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 6/9/14 (06/09/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Friday:...
Jackson police report 6/9/14 (06/09/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Professionals share success stories with teens at conference (06/05/14)
Coming of age in the late 1960s and early '70s in Detroit, Morris Jenkins, now dean of the College of Health and Human Services at Southeast Missouri State University, saw a lot of social upheaval with the assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X...
Jackson police report 6/4/14 (06/04/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson moves forward on proposal to expand police department (06/03/14)
The Jackson Board of Aldermen reached a consensus during a Monday study session to move forward with a proposal to expand the police department by about 3,000 square feet. The project has been discussed for the past eight months and a committee was formed by Mayor Barbara Lohr to look into obtaining more space, police chief James Humphreys said...
Jackson police report 6/3/14 (06/03/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Assaults...
Jackson police report 6/1/14 (06/01/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Jackson police report 5/29/14 (05/29/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summonses Property damage Thefts Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 5/28/14 (05/28/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 5/25/14 (05/25/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Thursday:...
Jackson fire report 5/23/14 (05/23/14)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday: * A citizen assist on Hillside Drive. * Emergency medical service on Brandom Street.
Jackson police report 5/22/14 (05/22/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 5/21/14 (05/21/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Miscellaneous...
Jackson board discusses street cost estimates (05/20/14)
Jackson city administrator Jim Roach presented street improvement cost estimates during the Jackson Board of Aldermen meeting Monday evening that were triggered by city residents who previously voiced concerns regarding the deterioration of Old Cape Road...
Jackson Chamber to host community, business tour (05/20/14)
The Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce will host its first Jackson Community and Business Tour in June to showcase different aspects of the city to the public. The event is offered in conjunction with the city's bicentennial celebrations and has been in the works for the last few months, said chamber executive director Brian Gerau...
Jackson police report 5/20/14 (05/20/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson fire report 5/18/14 (05/18/14)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Friday: * A confined-space standby on Parkview Street.
Jackson police report 5/18/14 (05/18/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 5/16/14 (05/16/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Wednesday...
Jackson police report 5/15/14 (05/15/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do no imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson fire report 5/15/14 (05/15/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Monday:...
Jackson police report 5/14/14 (05/14/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Summonses Property damage Thefts Assault Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 5/14/14 (05/14/14)
*** JACKSON Firefighters responded to the following calls Sunday: * Emergency medical service on North Farmington Road. * Emergency medical service on Old Cape Road.
Jackson police report 5/9/14 (05/09/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson police report 5/8/14 (05/08/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Property damage Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 5/7/14 (05/07/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson board discusses water bond issue options (05/06/14)
A majority of returned Jackson community survey results regarding a water improvements bond issue were in favor of upgrading the city's 2- and 4-inch water distribution pipes and not paying for softened water -- a luxury, not a necessity, many commented...
Jackson police report 5/6/14 (05/06/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWIs Arrests Summonses Thefts Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 5/6/14 (05/06/14)
*** JACKSON Firefighters responded to the following call Sunday. * Emergency medical service on South Shawnee Parkway.
Jackson fire report 5/4/14 (05/04/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Friday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Saturday:...
Jackson fire report 5/2/14 (05/02/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Wednesday:...
Jackson police report 5/2/14 (05/02/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summonses Property damage Miscellaneous...