In Memory of Marcellus Jones

In Memory of Marcellus Jones, a local bartender fondly referred to as Cape’s Favorite Mixologist, who passed away on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at the age of 50.

Although Marcellus was a great “Mixologist” he was known and valued more for the smiles and hugs he served. We would like to share some comments shared, on our social media, about the amazing man he was and how he impacted the lives of many people over the years.  


River Campus Announces Free Shuttle Service During 2018 Summer Arts Festival

Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus has announced that a free River Campus Summer Arts Festival Shuttle will transport visitors to the festival from locations throughout downtown Cape Girardeau on June 16.


River Campus Announces Event Line Up for Summer Arts Festival 2018

Southeast Missouri State University announces the event lineup for the fifth annual River Campus Summer Arts Festival with a full day of visual and performing arts exhibitions and activities June 16.


River Campus Announces Performance Dates, Show Cast for ‘Little Shop of Horrors’

Southeast Missouri State University announces the River Campus Summer Arts Festival’s production of “Little Shop of Horrors,” opening June 14 as part of its two-week extended season.


Non-Traditional Grads Say It’s Never Too Late to Learn

In spring 2016, Ron Broyles of New Madrid, Missouri, was out of a job after being displaced by Noranda Aluminum after nearly three decades at the smelter.


IAN BAGG & Jonathan Kite: Show Me Comedy

IAN BAGG & Jonathan Kite
Show Me Comedy
Friday, June 1st at 8pm


National Police Week is a Time for Gratitude!

In honor of National Police Week, please join us in giving thanks to law enforcement officers who continue to serve and protect us everyday. This is a prior article which is still relevant today.

Thank You Officer!

Written by WES WADE

State Trooper with Car

It is so “in” to Thank a Military Service Person” for their service these days that it happens frequently. Do you feel the same way toward law enforcement? I do and this is about the moment my appreciation bubbled to the surface.


Cup N Cork Closes Its Doors


  After 14 years of business, Cup N Cork of Downtown Cape Girardeau is closing its doors on May 26, 2018. Owned and operated by Tina and Patrick Abbot, Cup N Cork was known for more than just coffee.


Keith Sykes: Tunes @ Twilight Season Kickstarter

Once upon a time in the summer of 1967, Keith Sykes hitchhiked to the Newport Folk Festival.


St Louis Railway Is Now Open

All Aboard! The St. Louis Iron Mountain Railway in Jackson Missouri is now open.

Travel back in time as you step aboard the 92 year old passenger cars and make some memories of your own.


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