SE Missouri St takes 43-37 3OT thriller over Tennessee Tech
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Mark Robinson had three rushing touchdowns and Zion Custis rushed for the game winner in the second overtime and Southeast Missouri beat Tennessee Tech 43-37 Saturday...
Missouri man sentenced to 9 years in revenge stabbing of dog
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man has been sentenced to nine years in prison for fatally stabbing a dog 11 times in revenge, dumping its remains on the owner's doorstep and then telling...
Veterans Affairs medical center planned in Cape Girardeau
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Federal officials are planning a new $47.4 million Veterans Affairs health care center in Cape Girardeau.
Officials at the John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in...
Southeast Missouri State routs West Virginia State 56-10
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Daniel Santacaterina threw two touchdown passes and ran in for a score as Southeast Missouri State rolled to a 56-10 victory over Division II-member West Virginia State...
Catholic bishops ask Parson to halt upcoming execution
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's four Catholic bishops are asking Gov. Mike Parson to spare the life of a convicted killer whose execution is approaching.
Woman sells service station memorabilia, classic cars
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A massive collection of classic cars, vintage service station pumps, spark plugs and signage is headed to the auction block.
Missouri investigation: 12 ex-clergy could face prosecution
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt on Friday referred 12 former priests for potential criminal prosecution but stopped short of recommending charges against any top church...
Missouri man charged after ‘stink bomb’ left a cable office
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A 35-year-old Cape Girardeau man is charged with making a terrorist threat after he allegedly dropped a "stink bomb" at a cable service office.
Passenger found dead after 20-mile wrong-way journey
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a wrong-way driver told law enforcement that a man found dead along a Missouri highway had jumped out of his pickup truck.
SEMO scholarship program means free tuition for some
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Southeast Missouri State University plans a new scholarship program starting next fall that will mean no tuition or general fees for qualifying low-income Missouri...
Southeast Missouri State rolls past Southern Illinois, 44-26
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Daniel Santacaterina ran for two touchdowns and threw for a third as Southeast Missouri State rolled past Southern Illinois, 44-26 Thursday night in the 87th meeting...
Man charged in death of 15-year-old Cape Girardeau girl
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A former Cape Girardeau man is charged in the shooting death of a 15-year-old girl.
Cape Girardeau officials say 29-year-old Isaiah Lane, of St. Louis, faces...
1 killed, 1 wounded in Cape Girardeau shooting, police say
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a shooting that left one person dead and another wounded in Cape Girardeau.
Police said in a news release that the shooting happened...
Officials: 8 dogs die in Cape Girardeau house fire
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Firefighters say no people were injured, but eight dogs have died, in an early morning fire in southeastern Missouri.
Marriage records, some from early 1800s, to be preserved
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Thousands of marriage records in southeast Missouri's Cape Girardeau County will be digitized and stored electronically as part of an effort to preserve historic...
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Missouri scientists are trying to save the state's dwindling population of alligator gar, one of the country's largest and most feared species of fish.
Mexico native sentenced for illegal re-entry to US
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A man living in the country illegally has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for unlawfully re-entering the U.S.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Two Missouri casinos will be getting new owners.
VICI Properties Inc. and Century Casinos Inc. are acquiring the Isle Casino Cape Girardeau in Cape Girardeau and Lady Luck...
Closed hospital in Ripley County will not reopen
DONIPHAN, Mo. (AP) — A small hospital in southeast Missouri that has been closed since October will not reopen.
The board of Ripley County Memorial Hospital in Doniphan voted Friday to...
Bar featured in ‘Gone Girl’ to reopen this month
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri bar that served as a set location for the movie "Gone Girl" will reopen later this month.
The Southeast Missourian reports that The Bar in downtown Cape...
EAST CAPE GIRARDEAU, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued 17 people and three dogs from floodwaters in Alexander County in southern Illinois.
Metro Business College to close 3 Missouri campuses
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Barring an unexpected development, Metro Business College plans to close its campuses in Cape Girardeau, Jefferson City and Rolla by the end of the year.
EAST CAPE GIRARDEAU, Ill. (AP) — Residents of a mobile home park in southern Illinois have been evacuated due to the high level of the Mississippi River.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Water levels are falling along the Missouri River and upper sections of the Mississippi River as the latest surge moves downstream.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — The Humane Society of Southeast Missouri says it will stop taking in feral adult cats trapped by animal control officers this summer in Cape Girardeau, Jackson and...
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A new, 1,400 acre solar farm proposed for southern Cape Girardeau County would generate electricity while also serving as a $200 million investment into the county,...
- Business WireEldorado Resorts Enters into Agreements to Divest Mountaineer Casino Racetrack and Resort, Isle Casino Cape Girardeau and Lady Luck Casino Caruthersville for $385 Million CashJune 17, 2019
- Business WireVICI Properties Inc. to Acquire Three Regional Gaming Properties and Enter into Master Lease Agreement with Century Casinos, Inc.June 17, 2019
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Sand volleyball courts have been closed at a Missouri park after knives were found buried in the sand.
Police say a teenager suffered a small cut on her foot while...
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Soybean farmers in southeast Missouri say they're worried about what one called a "train wreck" combination of tariffs and weather.
SEMO adds eSports venue for students starting next fall
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Southeast Missouri State University plans to develop an eSports venue starting in the fall, aimed at attracting both recreational and competitive players.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Southeast Missouri State University is considering a major upgrade to Houck Stadium on the Cape Girardeau campus.
Firefighter recruitment ad touts ‘Low Pay, Cool Helmet’
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri county trying to recruit new firefighters is getting real with its sales pitch, saying in signs posted outside its stations that the job offers "Hard Labor,...
Missouri sees some progress from trapping feral hogs
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Some landowners in southeast Missouri are seeing less damage from feral hogs as the state focuses on trapping rather than hunting the invasive animals, according to...
Kansas woman killed, suspect arrested in Missouri
NORTON, Kan. (AP) — State and county authorities say a man arrested in Missouri is suspected of killing his 38-year-old wife in northern Kansas.
Southeast Missouri man charged in death of his wife
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A 69-year-old southeast Missouri man is charged with first-degree murder in the death of his wife.
The Southeast Missourian reports that Timothy Edward Corrigan...
Clarification: Catholic Sex Abuse story
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — In a story April 3, The Associated Press reported that the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau spent more than $700,000 settling claims with clergy...
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Roads are beginning to reopen around Missouri as floodwaters recede across much of the state.
The Missouri Department of Transportation says about 115 roads...
Teen donates birthday money to veterans home for 11 years
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — At age 6, Caleb Craft, now 17 and a junior at Jackson High School, made his first donation to the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Southeast Missouri State University is offering employees a second voluntary buyout plan in three years.
The Southeast Missourian reports 54 applicants have been...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The surging Mississippi River is cresting in the Cape Girardeau area, flooding thousands of acres of farmland.
But the Cape Girardeau County emergency management...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Heavy rains have caused rivers and creeks to rise across much of Missouri, flooding thousands of acres of agricultural land and closing several roads.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man wrongly imprisoned for 17 years on murder charges alleges in a federal lawsuit that police knew he was innocent and helped prevent his conviction from...
Rains bring likelihood of flooding in Missouri, Kansas
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Recent rains have caused rivers to rise across Missouri and Kansas, and with more rain in the forecast, the National Weather Service is predicting minor flooding in several...
Arrest made in Saturday shooting death in Cape Girardeau
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A 24-year-old man is in custody after a Tennessee man was shot and killed in Cape Girardeau during the weekend.
Missouri man to run Boston Marathon in honor of his daughter
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — On November 5, 2007, Shannon Aldridge lost his daughter, Sahara Jayde "Hoops" Aldridge, to a brain tumor. She was 13. It was a Monday.
Belmont gets share of OVC title, beats SEMO 84-66
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Kevin McClain scored 27 points and Dylan Windler scored 22 with 11 rebounds and Belmont beat Southeast Missouri State 84-66 on Saturday to finish the Ohio Valley...
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the death of a truck driver at a Procter & Gamble paper products plant in Cape Girardeau County.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A new 102-bed behavioral health hospital is planned for Cape Girardeau.
Officials with SoutheastHEALTH and Universal Health Services announced Thursday they will...