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Menards Grand Opening (05/21/12)
MENARDS ANNOUNCES CAPE GIRARDEAU GRAND OPENING Beginning Saturday, May 26, 2012, Menards will be hosting a special nine-day Grand Opening Celebration at their new Mega Store in Cape Girardeau, MO, located at 535 Siemers Drive (I-55 (exit 95), West on Shawnee Pkwy to Siemers Drive). ...
Local Author, MARK KAMP, hosts Book Launch Event (04/06/12)
Jackson native, Marvelless Mark Kamp is an award-winning motivational speaker, professional emcee and entertainer, who travels nationally on the speaking circuit and has now just authored his first book, "Opportunity Rocks!" Mark will be hosting his book Launch Party for "Opportunity Rocks!", a must-read, how-to guide on being a "rock star" in Business and in Life! Learn the 7 Chords of fine tuning your talents, goals, motivation, and managing change...
Caring for Aging Parents: Elder Rage & Alzheimer's (03/06/12)
For eleven years I pleaded with my obstinate elderly father to allow a caregiver to help him with my ailing mother, but after 55 years of loving each other he adamantly insisted on taking care of her himself. Every caregiver I hired to help him called in exasperation, "Jacqueline, I just can't work with your father--his temper is impossible to handle. I don't think he'll accept help until he's on his knees himself."...
The Printing Co. Turns '25 in 2012!', Gives Back (02/27/12)
The Printing Co. is celebrating turning "25 in 2012!" But unlike most birthday parties where the guest of honor receives gifts, the company intends to give back all year long in a 'Birthday Gift Give-Back' to the communities it serves: Cape Girardeau, Perryville and Farmington...
Fitch affirms Thrivent Financial AA (Very Strong) (01/30/12)
Agency sites strong capitalization, conservative investment portfolio, consistent profitability, and favorable market position within the Lutheran market MINNEAPOLIS (Jan. 27, 2012) -- Fitch Ratings has affirmed Thrivent Financial for Lutherans AA (Very Strong) rating, the third-highest of Fitch's 19 categories, and given the organization a stable outlook...
February is AMD Awareness Month (01/30/12)
For Immediate Release Contact: Jessica Estes at Leet EyeCare 573-334-2020 x102 for additional information. An estimated 10 million Americans show evidence of Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), a progressive eye condition that can destroy "central" vision, according to Dr. Ryne C. Wood, Optometrist with Leet EyeCare...
Bazooka LeBounce Play Centre Launches Bazooka Ball (01/12/12)
LeBounce Play Centre in Cape Girardeau is bringing even more FuN in MOtioN to the area with the launch of a new fast-action feature, Bazooka Ball. "Bazooka Ball at LeBounce consists of powerful air guns shooting soft foam balls over 100 feet," says Maddy Bruegging, General Manager at LeBounce...
Start 2012 Right (01/05/12)
It's that time of year when people make a "To-Do" list to mark the start of the New Year. For many, the resolution to eat better and exercise more often tops the list. Does this sound familiar? Although this resolution is often short-lived, following simple tips and experimenting with new recipes can help lead the way to a healthier you in 2012...
Patrick Furniture Celebrates Opening of new studio (12/08/11)
Patrick Furniture recently celebrated their opening of the 3000 square foot Klaussner Solutions Studio. The studios feature custom order upholstery in multiple product lines and price points. The core feature of the studios, according to Klaussner, is domestically made upholstery delivered in 21 days...
Missouri Running Co.'s Cape Girardeau Store is Moving (12/05/11)
Missouri Running Co.'s Cape Girardeau store is moving! For Immediate Release Contact Person: Lori Stephenson Phone: 314-727-4786 or 314-488-4428(c) Email: lori@morunco.com Missouri Running Co.'s second store in Cape Girardeau, MO, at 1131 N. Kingshighway, opened in February 2010, serving the Southeast Missouri and southern Illinois regions. ...
Johannes Auto Sales Prepares to Celebrate America (11/13/11)
Johannes Auto Sales, Jackson MO, has been recycling automobiles for 48 years. To help celebrate America Recycles Day and raise peoples' awareness of the important benefits of buying Green Recycled Parts™ harvested from motor vehicles, Johannes Auto Sales will accept all types of vehicle batteries on Tuesday and Wednesday, Nov. 15-16, Johannes will donate $15 for each battery collected on those two days to a local Christmas toy drive...
Tips for a Healthy Holiday Season (11/11/11)
The countdown to the holiday season is upon us, and holiday parties, sweet desserts, and delicious meals are right around the corner. Maintaining a healthy diet and lifestyle this time of year may be a challenge, but it is possible. Keep healthy eating and physical activity part of your holiday season with these tips from the St. Louis District Dairy Council...
Auto Theft Safety Tips for Crime Prevention Month (10/21/11)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, OCTOBER 21 -- October is National Crime Prevention Month and drivers have some good news: fewer Americans were victims of car thefts last year. The FBI's annual Uniform Crime Report shows a 7.2 percentage decrease in auto thefts in 2010 across the U.S. ...
New pharmacy technology available to nursing homes (10/18/11)
JOHN'S RX, A DIVISION OF JOHN'S PHARMACY IS THE FIRST LONG TERM CARE PHARMACY IN THE REGION TO OFFER NEXT-GENERATION DISPENSING AUTOMATION DOSIS L60 Automates Dispensing, Increasing Accuracy and Efficiency With State-of-the-Art Technology. CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO October 2011 -- John's Rx is a division of John's Pharmacy dedicated to servicing nursing homes and other long-term care facilities. They are one of the largest nursing home providers in Cape Girardeau...
Chaffee Nursing Center Receives National Honors (10/17/11)
Chaffee Nursing Center receives national honors for outstanding workforce satisfaction Excellence in Action award recognizes nursing homes' commitment to quality. Chaffee, MO. -- September 12, 2011 -- Chaffee Nursing Center received a My InnerView Excellence in Action award, a national honor recognizing the facility's commitment to superior workforce satisfaction. ...
Cozy Up with Dairy (10/14/11)
Crisp fall days naturally remind us of favorite comfort foods. There is nothing better than a steaming bowl of creamy soup to take the chill off of an autumn afternoon. Another added benefit of fall recipes is that they can provide a week's worth of meals; making dinner a breeze on those busy nights...
Auburn Place Hotel & Suites Opens in Cape! (09/30/11)
Auburn Place Hotel & Suites opens in Cape Girardeau! September 30, 2011- Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Midamerica Hotels Corporation, based in Cape Girardeau, officially opened the Auburn Place Hotel & Suites today. The 133-room hotel was previously the Victorian Inn & Suites. The hotel continues to be owned & operated by Midamerica Hotels Corporation with General Manager, Matt McDowell...
LeBounce expands family fun with new arcade (09/14/11)
LeBounce Indoor Inflatable Play Centre nows offers Cape Girardeau area families more fun than ever with the addition of an arcade. LeBounce, located in the City Center at 2502 Tanner Dr. in Cape Girardeau, opened in 2011, with more than 8,000 square feet of inflatable play elements, a parents' lounge and private party rooms. The new arcade features IceBall skee-ball machines, Ms. Pac Man, a photo booth, The Fast and the Furious interactive racing games and more...
Movement with a message (09/09/11)
KEEP YOUR KIDS HAPPY, AND HEALTHY, WITH YOGA AND DANCE Active kids are happy, healthy and focused kids. Studies have shown that activities like yoga and dance not only keep kids fit physically, but also provide an academic and emotional boost. The Source: Yoga 'N More in Cape Girardeau offers the perfect combination of physical activity, plus relaxation for busy kids, with new yoga and dance classes for ages 6 to 12...
Gina Robinson joins BOLD Marketing (09/06/11)
Robinson is originally from Bloomfield and now resides in Perryville, Mo. CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO. -- Gina Robinson has joined BOLD Marketing, LLC as the finance director. In this role she will manage office activities and maintain financial records for the company...
FAMILY VIDEO OFFERING FREE CATALOG MOVIE RENTALS! (08/29/11)
We at Family Video are concerned about the effect the lingering recession, chronic unemployment and high gas prices are having on our customers and their families. We feel that some people have to forgo the enjoyment of movies and games for other, more essential items. ...
Dr. Reis joins Brain & Neurospine Clinic (08/17/11)
Cape Girardeau, MO -- Christopher Reis, DO, has joined the Brain & NeuroSpine Clinic of Missouri as a pain management physician. Dr. Reis received his Master's Degree in Molecular, Cellular and Systemic Physiology from Southern Illinois University. He graduated as a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Midwestern University in Downers Grove, IL...
Golf Course Living: Phase VI Begins at Bent Creek (08/17/11)
JACKSON, MO, August 2, 2011 -- A sure sign of any economic recovery is the housing market. Bent Creek Golf Course in Jackson, MO is hoping to send our local economy into an upward trend with the launch of Phase VI of their golf course community living...
New Auburn Place Hotel & Suites (08/12/11)
Midamerica Hotels announces new 'Auburn Place Hotel & Suites' August 12, 2011- Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Midamerica Hotels Corporation, based in Cape Girardeau, announced a major upcoming change in the local hotel market. As of October 1, 2011, the 133-room Victorian Inn & Suites will be converted to 'Auburn Place Hotel & Suites- Cape Girardeau'...
Dr. Seth Hudson Joins Pursley Chiropractic (08/01/11)
August 1, 2011- Pursley Chiropractic is happy to announce the addition of Dr. Seth Hudson, where he will be joining Dr. Greg Pursley, in serving the Cape Girardeau area community. Dr. Hudson is eager to provide family chiropractic wellness care while maintaining his passion for sport injuries and rehabilitation...
Local Company Donates $5000 in Scholarships (08/01/11)
RE: High-Tech Communications, Inc. Awards $5000 in scholarships to 10 area high school graduates". For immediate release: August 1, 2011 Hi-Tech Communication, Inc. gives back to our local communities by pledging $75,000 over a five year period to sponsor scholarships for qualifying graduates of select area high schools...
Pursley Chiropractic adds Electro-Slim Weight Loss (07/19/11)
Pursley Chiropractic has just added a new weight-loss therapy call Electro-Slim into their office. Electro-Slim is an exclusive custom program created by Madame et Monsieur that specializes in area-specific body sculpting through the use of skin contact electrodes. ...
Keep Cool with No-Bake Recipes (07/11/11)
August brings us the last full month of summer, and along with it, lots of heat and humidity. As the mercury outside continues to climb, it's a great time to keep the kitchen cool. Create a light snack by pairing slices or cubes of cheese with food that brings out its unique flavors, such as fresh seasonal fruits, vegetables, crusty bread or whole grain crackers. ...
June Dairy Month:Celebrate the Power of Dairy Food (06/22/11)
June is National Dairy Month-the perfect time to raise a glass of milk to honor America's dairy farmers. Observed since 1937, first as National Milk Month, then as June Dairy Month, the designation focuses attention on the importance of including dairy foods in the diet...
Beacon Health Center hosts Red Cross Blood Drive (06/17/11)
Beacon Health Center, 6468 State Highway 77, Benton, Mo (across from Boomland) will host a Red Cross Blood Drive on July 1, 2011 from 10am - 2pm. Anyone interested in donating should contact Beacon at 573/332-1900 or 573/545-3565 for an appointment or by walk in the day of the event...
AVON CARE MOBIL UNIIT to Hand out Free care pkg. (06/13/11)
Monday, May 23, the Avon Cares program deployed two 17-foot trailers making over 40 stops in communities throughout the affected region, starting in Tennessee and culminating in Mississippi. Avon will be giving away nearly 170,000 personal care products, including lip balm, shower gel, deodorant, and insect repellent, based on reported need by local residents. ...
Local technology companies merge (06/10/11)
Hi-Tech Communications, Inc. has acquired Q Audio & Video of Cape Girardeau, Mo. and Microcomputer Services of Sikeston and Caruthersville, Mo. Hi-Tech Communications, Inc. announced today the merger of these businesses. "We've combed our workforce bringing together 40 professionals representing technical, design, sales, marketing and administration, with the ability to deliver faster service and offer solutions quickly with the goal of saving resources." Stated Jim Woods, President...
Elite Travel receives national recognition (06/06/11)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Elite Travel, Inc. was recently recognized as one of the top travel agencies nationwide by Southwest Airlines Vacations. Elite President Carolyn Kempf and travel consultant Jaime Stroder were among representatives of about 20 U.S. travel agencies recognized as top producers for 2010 by Southwest Vacations at a Florida retreat. ...
Family Video Rewards Students for Report Card A's! (06/06/11)
Contact: Raelene Ohanesian Email: raelene.ohanesian@familyvideo.com Call: 847.904.9000 Good Grades Add Up to FREE Rentals as Family Video Celebrates Academic Excellence Family Video is giving FREE movie and video game rentals to students for getting good grades on their final report cards in June. ...
Dexter Missouri Native, National APRO Finalist (06/01/11)
Derek Ford is a store manager with Heartland Furniture and Appliance in Dexter, Missouri. Ford is a leader in his store and in his community by joining with Heartland in the company's many community outreach events. Ford last year, assisted in selling 100 air conditioners at a discounted rate to the Delta Area Economic Opportunity Corporation, a private, non-profit, which then provided them to low income communities for free...
Three stress-free staycations (05/19/11)
SUMMER DESTINATIONS: Driving-distance destinations that will thrill your entire family CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO. -- Summer travel doesn't have to mean a cross-country trip. Your family can find the perfect destination -- from sight-seeing to adventure in the outdoors to shopping, from amusement parks to entertainment and much more -- within easy driving distance of Southeast Missouri. ...
Cafe Soupe Grand Opening (05/16/11)
PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release May 10, 2011 Café Soupé Grand Opening Cape Girardeau, Mo. -- PAJCO, Inc. is excited to announce Café Soupé's Grand Opening Celebration on Friday, May 20, 2011 from 11am-6pm. Grand opening activities begin with a ribbon cutting at 11am, followed by food sampling until 6pm. ...
Summer travel: Destination Mexico (05/09/11)
Why Southeast Missourians should still head south of the border for a great vacation CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO. -- May 9, 2011 -- The tourism industry in Mexico saw significant increases in 2010, despite continued media reports of drug violence. U.S. travelers visiting the country grew by about 8 percent during the first half of 2010, compared to the same months in 2009 (the most recent data available from the U.S. ...
Grand Opening of Whitney's Creations (05/04/11)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; MAY 15, 2011: Whitney Bramlett, 17, of Cape Girardeau, MO has opened a new online store, www.whitneyscreations.com. Ms. Bramlett hand makes hair clips, headbands, custom designed picture frames and other products catering to young women and teenagers and donates 20% of her sales to charities that fight human trafficking. ...
SoutheastHEALTH Makes Relay for Life Donation (05/03/11)
Southeast Cancer Center Executive Director Judy Aslin (left), MSN, RN, NEA-BC, presents a "check" to Kelli Schenimann, American Cancer Society Community Manager of Development, at Relay for Life on Saturday, April 30, at the Arena Building in Cape Girardeau. The check represents a $13,790 donation to the Cancer Society from SoutheastHEALTH. The money was raised in an online promotion that kicked off with the opening of the new Cancer Center in February...
Workshop Offered on Search Engine Optimization (04/29/11)
Cape Girardeau, Missouri, April 4, 2011 Elizabeth Shelton of Write Results Marketing and Alex Seyer of Element 74 will offer a lunchtime workshop to help local businesses learn how to improve their website's position in search engine results. The workshop will be held Thursday, May 12th, at the Cape Girardeau Area Chamber of Commerce from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m...
Chaffee Nursing Center Receives Awards (04/21/11)
Chaffee Nursing Center, skilled nursing by Americare recently received an award for resident service, during the company's annual meeting in Branson. Chaffee Nursing Center was selected from Americare's 21 skilled nursing facilities to receive the award based on exemplary quality in the area of fiscal responsibility. ...
Local Accounting Firm Named Top in US (04/04/11)
Worldwide-based accounting firm, RGL Forensics, an international forensic accounting, investigation and consulting firm, today announced that it was named one of the fastest growing firms in the nation by Accounting Today. From 2009 to 2010, as the economic downturn was taking its toll on businesses across the country, RGL achieved more than a 10 percent increase in revenue and was listed as the eleventh fastest growing accounting firm in the U.S. by national publication, Accounting Today...
Healthy Eating Tips for Local Dialysis Patients (03/24/11)
During National Kidney Month this March, Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA), the nation's leading network of dialysis facilities, partnered with Chef Aaron McCargo, Jr., of Food Network's "Big Daddy's House," to create bold and flavorful recipes for people with kidney failure who follow a strict diet...
Stay Alert in the Prevention and Management of Diabetes (03/21/11)
Currently 25.8 million Americans have diabetes and each year the number continues to increase. On March 22nd, the country will observe National Diabetes Alert Day. Observed annually on the fourth Tuesday of March, National Diabetes Alert Day serves as a wake-up call for people nationwide -- alerting them of the seriousness of diabetes. Preventing and controlling diabetes starts with changing your lifestyle -- and it's never too late to start with these simple steps:...
Heise Heating & Cooling was Honored at a Reception (03/07/11)
At a recent dealer reception at Harrah's Hotel & Casino in St. Louis, Missouri, Koch Air, LLC, a distributor of Bryant heating and cooling products, recognized Heise Heating & Cooling, Inc. of Cape Girardeau for their excellence within the industry. Koch Air, LLC awarded Heise Heating & Cooling, Inc. with the prestigious Top Gun Award in recognition of volume sales excellence...
REHABCARE TO PROVIDE REHABILITATION SERVICES AT (03/02/11)
Chaffee Nursing Center has announced a collaborative agreement with RehabCare Group, Inc., effective February 1, 2011, to provide physical rehabilitation services to its patients and residents. RehabCare has been contracted to deliver rehabilitation services to those who have experienced an injury or illness, such as stroke, amputation, orthopedic impairment, neurological disorder, cardiopulmonary dysfunction, and other general medical problems. ...
Aaron Sachs & Associates Launches Texting Campaign (02/04/11)
February 3, 2011 - The Missouri law firm of Aaron Sachs and Associates will be running commercials during this week's highly anticipated Superbowl, on February 6th. A new ad campaign will stress this firm's basic philosophy -- that it should be easy for accident victims to get answers and help. There will be multiple fifteen second spots airing during the game in Cape Girardeau, Joplin and Columbia - Jefferson City, Missouri...
LocalRGL Forensics Partner Earns Diplomate Status (02/02/11)
St. Louis, Mo.--(Feb. 2, 2011) - Randall Wilson of RGL Forensics, an international forensic accounting, consulting and investigation firm, has earned Diplomate status with the American Board of Forensic Accounting by the American College of Forensic Examiners Institute (ACFEI)...
Employment Outlook Survey (01/10/11)
The Manpower Employment outlook Survey recently reported the most optimistic hiring outlook in two years, with 14% of employers nationwide planning to add to their staffs in Quarter 1, 2011. The start of the new year is the best time for job seekers to take stock of their job search strategies and make resolutions that will help them land that perfect job...
Afternoon Tea for Young Ladies and Their Dolls (01/04/11)
Cairo Store Reinvents Itself Patches is a small retail shop in what is left of downtown Cairo. The business began ten years ago as a Seeley Doll Studio and antique shop. There are still some antiques in the shop, and the owner, Pat Brey, still makes porcelain dolls. But the focus of the shop has changed...
US Bank Donates to Saint Francis Medical Center (11/18/10)
US Bank donated to support the Family BirthPlace and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit families. Funding will allow Saint Francis to purchase nearly 80 vests to provide underprivileged mothers of fullterm and critically ill premature babies kangaroo care, often referred to as kangaroo mother care of skin-to-skin holding. The vest will allow parents to hold their infant directly skin-against-skin on their chest with the infant vest in only a diaper and a hat...
The Rite Group launches new Atlanta-based website (11/02/10)
The Rite Group launched another new web site, www.redclaydems.org, which promotes the Red Clay Democrats Political Action Committee of Atlanta, GA. This Political Action Committee energizes and organizes active participation in Georgia's Democratic future, and remains open to anyone sharing this mission. ...
Family fun for Halloween at the Iron Mountain RR (10/15/10)
A variety of fun, family events for Halloween are scheduled at the St. Louis Iron Mountain Railway Train Depot in Jackson, beginning this Friday and Saturday, when the Haunted Train Car will be open for visitors. This especially scarey attraction holds an unusual history, according to Jeff Moffat, train chief and volunteer at the railway...
Local Honda Dealership Open 'till Midnight! (10/05/10)
Cape Girardeau, MO --Cape Girardeau Honda will host a midnight event this Saturday, October 9th, marking the first ever Midnight Sale Event in the history of this Honda dealership. A day of fun and information is set for all. Southeast Missouri Hospital will be operating a Wellness Tent, checking blood pressure and inspecting child car seats for proper installation -- all compliments of Cape Girardeau Honda. ...
Miracle-Ear Customer Appreciation Day 2010 (09/30/10)
MIRACLE-EAR CELEBRATES CUSTOMER APPRECIATION FEATURING PETPOOLOZA CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO -- The Annual Miracle-Ear Customer Appreciation Day will take place Friday, October 1 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the local office located at 1465 N. Kingshighway. "We thank our customers every time they come in to our store, but Customer Appreciation Day gives us a chance to really celebrate with them," said Joyce Cooley, Franchisee of the Cape Girardeau Miracle-Ear center...
Rite Group's Engineers achieve SAVIN Certification (09/27/10)
The Rite Group's four systems engineers, Riley Webb, Shane Kistner, Pat McAtee and Owen Sandler completed training for, and were awarded Systems Engineer Certification by SAVIN Corporation. Each is trained, equipped, and qualified to install and service the full range of SAVIN office equipment including SAVIN's narrow-format and wide-format copiers and printers...
Police Wife Reaching Out to Others (09/15/10)
You could call it a labor of love, or a message of encouragement for those women behind the badge. Kristi Neace, wife of previous Jackson officer, Cpl. Rick Neace, Union P.D., wrote and published a book for police wives in 2009. Collecting stories from wives across the nation, she compiled each story into chapters describing every emotion a wife of an LEO (Law Enforcement Officer) experiences...
RCEAS is VERY MUCH Operational (09/14/10)
Regional Counseling and Employee Assistance Services [RCEAS], a company that has provided Employee Assistance Services for the Southeast Missouri and Southern Illinois area for twenty years, is alive and well. On September 9th, 2010, the Southeast Missourian stated that RCEAS was no longer operational. This information was incorrectly published it online after having received it from the Cape Girardeau County Commission, during the County's Thursday, September 9th, 2010 session.
Local Woman to Publish Vampire Novels (09/10/10)
Sep 10, 2010 -- Cape Girardeau, MO - Merpoint Publishing, LLC, an independent book publisher in West Virginia, announced today that it has signed Catherine Stovall, author of the upcoming young adult novel "Stolen," the first book in the "Requiem of Humanity" series...
Rose Bed Inn now has walk-in dining for dinner. (09/10/10)
Starting this Friday, Sept. 10, the Rose Bed Inn will introduce "Chef James'", walk-in dining available Tuesday-Friday, 5-9pm in the dining room of the Rose Bed Inn. Chef will offer two selections of entrees to choose from, and vegetarian variations will be offered upon request...
"THERE IS NO CHILDHOOD OBESITY EPIDEMIC" (09/08/10)
Anytime Fitness -- Cape Girardeau For Additional Information, Contact: James Marcus / Jill Mills James.marcus@anytimefitness.com 573 332 0023 "THERE IS NO CHILDHOOD OBESITY EPIDEMIC" Fitness club argues against common beliefs about overweight kids...
Giant Whitetail Deer Display Coming to SEMO Fair (09/07/10)
Dilworth, MN -- Sept. 7, 2010 - The award winning and ever popular "Wild Whitetails" exhibit is coming to the SEMO Fair in Cape Girardeau, MO, Sept. 11-18, 2010. The exhibit, which has been called the "greatest Whitetail Deer display in North America", is sure to astonish all who see it...
Smoothie King to Celebrate Grand Opening (08/31/10)
Smoothie King of Cape Girardeau is celebrating its Grand Opening and official ribbon cutting on Sept. 1, from 7a.m. to 10p.m. Guests are invited to visit the store, located at 97 N. Kingshighway St., to enjoy a day of celebration. Festivities will include product give-a-ways and specials, free smoothie samples, as well as $2.99 twenty-ounce smoothies...
Culver's Night on Sept 2 for Alzheimer's Walk (08/30/10)
Join us on Thursday, September 2 from 4-8 p.m. at Culver's of Cape on North Kingshighway for a delicious meal, with proceeds to benefit Alzheimer's Association Memory Walk.
New Publishing Venture Focuses on Regional Writers (07/22/10)
Blank Slate Press is a newly formed independent small publisher that focuses exclusively on discovering, nurturing, publishing and promoting writers from the greater Saint Louis area--including southeast Missouri. Recently we announced that we had signed our first two authors: Fred Venturini of Carlyle, IL and Anene Tressler-Hauschultz of Kirkwood, MO...
New Stylist @ Cape Girardeau SmartStyle (07/17/10)
Hairdesigner Bethany Peters has accepted and assumed a role of stylist at SmartStyle, located in Cape Girardeau Walmart. Mrs. Peters is a Pivot Point trained graduate and has attended a number of industry events and training. She welcomes all her old and new clients to walk-in or to call 573-335-7080 for specials and availability...
Local Pizzeria Celebrates 2nd Anniversary (07/17/10)
Pizzeria Adagio is celebrating two years of serving specialty deep dish pizzas to the Cape Girardeau area. Along with Rolling Fog Creamery (located inside Pizzeria Adagio) they were introduced to the community on The Breakfast Show in 2008. Freezing ice cream right in front of the camera with liquid nitrogen intrigued the community to visit and their delectable pizzas piled high with toppings have kept them coming back...
Smoothie King Comes to Cape Girardeau (07/13/10)
Smoothie King has opened a new location at 97 N. Kingshighway. The new Smoothie King is owned by Shea, Inc., comprised of David and Sandy Donley, Chris and Bridgett Wheeler and Tammy Silvey. Cape Girardeau is the largest market between St. Louis and Memphis, making it an ideal location for Smoothie King. The store, complete with a drive-thru, is located at one of the busiest intersections in Cape Girardeau; in a strip center that is owned by the Donleys...
Brighton Give-a-way Winner from Garber's Mens Wear (06/24/10)
BRIAN GERAU OF JACKSON, MO WAS OUR BRIGHTON GIVE-AWAY WINNER FOR OUR FATHER'S DAY DRAWING AT GARBER'S IN THE TOWN PLAZA. HE RECEIVED A BRIGHTON 2-TONE BELT AND MATCHING WALLET, AND A KEY FOB VALUED AT $135. OUR TOMMY BAHAMA OFFER HAS BEEN EXTENDED-- WITH THE PURCHASE OF A PAIR OF TOMMY BAHAMA SHORTS AND ONE OTHER TOMMY BAHAMA ITEM, YOU WILL RECEIVE A FREE DUFFEL BAG BY TOMMY BAHAMA...
MAKE SUMMER SIZZLE (06/02/10)
Cape Girardeau, MO 06/02/2010 -- As the economy continues to affect summer spending this year, families are looking for creative ways to make the most of the season, without sacrificing fun in the sun or emptying their wallets. This season, focus on grilling as the quicker, healthier and energy-saving alternative to cooking indoors. The Pampered Chef Test Kitchens offer these expert tips to help grill masters everywhere make summer sizzle...
Element 74 Designs Website for D.C. Organization (05/13/10)
On Friday local web design company, Element 74, will launch what may be their most visible website to date, www.patrickhenrycenter.com, which represents the Patrick Henry Center in Washington, D.C. According to Chris Edmonds, founder and president of the ten-year-old web design company, "The new website incorporates all of the technology Element 74 offers: user-friendly content management, multimedia, mass email marketing capability, social media, and online donations. ...
Registration Underway at Shawnee Community College (04/26/10)
Decisions. High school students are faced with choices throughout their school careers, but one of the most important decisions that seniors can make is answering the question, "So what do I do after high school?" Shawnee Community College makes that decision easy. ...
April is National Pest Management Month (04/20/10)
Bug Zero Pest Services celebrates April as National Pest Management Month, an observance that has been taking place for more than 30 years. In honor of National Pest Management Month this year, Bug Zero is raising public awareness about the risks posed by household pests and encouraging homeowners to take proactive steps to prevent pest infestations in their homes and properties...
United Country -- Birdsong Auction & Real Estate Group, LLC Expands Sales Team (03/12/10)
Travis Birdsong, owner/broker of United Country - Birdsong Auction & Real Estate Group, LLC ., in Poplar Bluff, Missouri (http://www.birdsongauction.com) announced today that Becky Barnhill, licensed Real Estate Agent since 1996, has joined the sales team to further develop their growing portfolio of real estate listings. ...
Southeast Missouri Hospital's Chest Pain Center Receives National Accreditation (03/04/10)
Southeast Missouri Hospital once again has received national accreditation of its Chest Pain Center. The Hospital has earned full Cycle III accreditation with PCI (Percutaneous Coronary Intervention). PCI is a procedure commonly known as angioplasty, which is used to treat blocked arteries of the heart...
Saint Francis Unveils New Hospitality Area for Families of Critical Patients (02/23/10)
Families of patients in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and Coronary Care Unit (CCU) at Saint Francis Medical Center have a new, convenient and restful area in which to spend time during their loved one's illness. The Critical Care Family Room is Saint Francis' commitment to families and the comprehensive care required for these critical patients...
Saint Francis Cancer Institute Receives Three-year Accreditation with Commendation (02/23/10)
Saint Francis Medical Center's Cancer Institute recently received three-year reaccreditation with three commendations from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. Saint Francis received a three-year reaccreditation following an on-site evaluation by a physician surveyor. ...
Saint Francis Earns Prestigious Recognition from Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield (02/23/10)
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Missouri has designated Saint Francis Medical Center as a Blue Distinction Center for Spine Surgery and a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement. According to the Blue Distinction Center Web site, Saint Francis is one of only six facilities in Missouri to receive the spine center designation and one of only eight to receive this designation for knee and hip surgery. ...
Free HDTV From BestBuy (02/03/10)
Perryville Discount Furniture has teamed up with BestBuy to give away free HDTV's with the purchase of select 6 pc livingroom sets from Ashley Furniture. Sets starting at $1399 with a free HDTV. or a bedroom package for $1799 that includes a nice queen Mattress and boxspring from campbell mattress a Queen bed, Dressor, Mirror, a nightstand, and comforter set, and recieve a free HDTV from bestbuy. visit our website a www.perryvillediscountfurniture.com for details or call us at 573-547-1835...
Opening of new local Aaron Sachs and Associates' office in Cape Girardeau to be announced during Superbowl game (02/03/10)
Cape Girardeau , MO February 3, 2010 --Aaron Sachs and Associates, a Missouri law firm, is scheduled to announce the opening of a new local office to service the Cape Girardeau area in a Superbowl ad to air on KFVS -12, the local CBS TV station. ...
Saint Francis Sleep Disorders Center at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau Receives Program Re-Accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (02/01/10)
WESTCHESTER, Ill., Feb. 1- Saint Francis Sleep Disorders Center at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau recently received program re-accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). "The American Academy of Sleep Medicine congratulates Saint Francis Sleep Disorders Center on fulfilling the high standards required for receiving accreditation as a sleep disorders center," said Dr. ...
North County Produce in Florissant Missouri (01/31/10)
North County Produce Co. Florissant, Missouri The purpose of north county produce co. is to provide people with the least access and most need the healthy fresh locally and organically grown food raised in a sustainable, manner that they deserve. In fact the company's slogan is peace, love, and produce...
Delicious Recipes Perfect for Your Superbowl Party! (01/28/10)
Are you looking for some delicious and unique recipes to provide guests at your Superbowl party? Jennifer Connor, a.k.a. Mustard Girl, has the perfect recipes for you! Mustard Girl All-American Mustards can be found at Whole Foods, Shnucks and Dierburgs grocery chains throughout Missouri and contains zero fat and preservatives, lower sodium, fewer calories and costs less than traditional retail mustards. ...
American Heart Association Recognizes Saint Francis for Employee Wellness Programs (01/26/10)
Saint Francis Medical Center is the first Southeast Missouri company to be recognized by the American Heart Association's Start! Fit-Friendly Companies Program for promoting physical activity and health in the workplace. Designed to be a catalyst for positive change in American business, the Start! Fit-Friendly Companies program recognizes employers who champion the health of their employees by creating physical activity programs within the workplace...
Southeast Missouri Hospital Ranks Among Top 10 in Missouri for Gastroenterology (GI) Surgical Services; Receives National Recognition Too (01/13/10)
Southeast Missouri Hospital physicians, nurses and staff gathered Tuesday, January 12, to celebrate the Hospital's status as one of the state's Top 10 providers of Gastroenterology (GI) surgical services. Southeast Missouri Hospital is the only hospital in the southeast Missouri region to be ranked in the Top 10 in the state by HealthGrades®, the nation's leading independent healthcare ratings organization...
A New Face at the Aaron Sachs & Associates Personal Injury Law Office in Springfield, Missouri. (01/03/10)
Springfield, MO January 3, 2010 -- The New Year is upon us and with it comes a new addition to the Springfield personal injury law office of Aaron Sachs & Associates. Tom Chappell, AIC joins the law firm as Lead Investigator, after a 25-year career in insurance and claims investigation...
Local Resident Wins Trip to Mexico! (12/29/09)
Cape Girardeau -- Carolyn Kempf, a certified Gourmet Inclusive® (GI) Vacation Consultant with El Dorado Spa Resorts & Hotels by Karisma, is pleased to announce Barb Seabaugh has won a 3-night Gourmet Inclusive romantic escape to El Dorado Spa Resorts & Hotels by Karisma, a premier collection of Gourmet Inclusive properties along the Riviera Maya, Mexico. ...
Congrats to Stephanie Vandeven of Perryville (12/24/09)
Stephanie and her family won our 2009 $1500 Christmas Giveaway. We had alot of entries and we wish we could help everyone but unfortunately there can only be one winner! We would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! From our family at Perryville Discount Furniture...
Local personal injury law firm Aaron Sachs & Associates combats holiday drunk driving with TV public service announcement blitz. (12/20/09)
Springfield, MO December 21, 2009 -- For the coming two weeks, Aaron Sachs & Associates will saturate the Southwest Missouri television market with TV spots to combat the anticipated seasonal surge in drunk driving. The campaign starts Monday 21st, and will run until the first days of January. ...
Saint Francis in Top 10 Percent for Orthopaedics (12/09/09)
Overall orthopaedics at Saint Francis Medical Center have been ranked among the top 10 percent in the nation in a study by HealthGrades®, the nation's leading independent healthcare ratings organization. As a result, Saint Francis received the 2010 Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™ and is ranked among the top three hospitals in Missouri for overall orthopedics. ...
Southeast Missouri Hospital Ranks in Top 10 in Missouri for Stroke Care (12/09/09)
Southeast Missouri Hospital is one of the best hospitals in the country for stroke care, according to HealthGrades®, the nation's leading independent healthcare ratings organization. For the second year in a row, Southeast ranks in the Top 10 in Missouri for treatment of stroke and in the top 15 percent nationally. The Hospital is the only provider of stroke care in the southeast Missouri region to rank in the Top 10 in the state...
LensCrafters OneDay of Giving (12/07/09)
Just recently LenCrafters in Cape Girardeau hosted OneDay on December 1, 2009. OneDay is a day designated to assist children that are less fortunate with free eye exam and glassess. Thanks to the partnership of Jefferson and Franklin Elementary school nurses, we were able to make this event possible; with there partnership we were able to help a select number of elementary children with this community service. ...
$1500 Christmas Giveaway (12/04/09)
Tis the season to be jolly! At Perryville Discount Furniture in Perryville Mo they are haveing a contest for a family that deserves New Furniture for Christmas! $1500 worth of New Furniture to be exact! All you have to do is go online to www.perryvillediscountfurniture.com to enter! You can enter by text or you can enter with a YouTube Video! Its a real easy way to help make someones Christmas dream come true! with these hard economic times alot of families can not afford New furniture, so at Perryville Discount Furniture they want to help make someone's dreams come true!. ...