- -30- then and now (8/22/18)2
- Meet Mable at Mable's Cafe in Chaffee (8/20/18)
- Willow Grove Rockets Skate Club (8/15/18)
- Central Municipal Pool built in 1979 (8/13/18)
- Hecht's Store founder returns to Main street (8/8/18)
- Land acquired to build SEMO Port (8/6/18)
- St. Vincent's Seminary ends after 136 years (8/1/18)
We have identified this previous mystery photo from the Pictures of the Past gallery #28.
October 6, 1961 Southeast Missourian
Jackson High School's football team, coached by Mel Guemmer, have a tough defense and several rugged backs to spark the offense. The Indians will need both against Central tonight. Front row, left to right, the big forward wall: Jim Priest, tackle; Frank Milde, guard; Gene Statler, center; Jim Sander, guard; and David Lichtenegger, tackle; second row, the ends and backs: Jim Wallis, end; Larry Lewis, halfback; Fred Jones, quarterback; Tony Kirn, fullback; Adolph Sokolowski, halfback; and Jerry Lacey, end. The top reserves make up the last two rows, row three: Joe Crites, Dennis Sievers, Leonard Swan, Bob Lohman, David Wendel, and James Brune. Row four: Lee Roy Shafer, Ronnie Hovis, James K. Sander, Eugene Meyer, Ray Schweain and Tom Grantham. (G.D. Fronabarger photo)
Explosive offense and rugged defense meet head-on tonight at Houck Stadium in what could be one of the more exciting clashes in the long 55-game series between Cape Girardeau Central and Jackson prep grid teams.
Mike Masterson identified this group of Jackson football players from the Pictures of the Past gallery #30: "The five football players are, from left to right: Tony Kirn, Adolph Sokolowski, Fred Jones, Larry Lewis, Ray Schweain."