Arts & Ent

Free coding classes coming to Cape Girardeau

Class Offered in Partnership with Codefi and Element 74 St. LOUIS, MO – LaunchCode, a nonprofit that connects aspiring technologists with apprenticeships and jobs in tech, is announcing LC 101 Cape Girardeau, a free 20-week computer programming course designed to put people on a path towards a career in technology. This is the first LaunchCode

Reviews

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Stevie’s Steakburger: The hottest burger joint in Cape

    Every town has that local burger joint that resident’s rave about. You know, the one tourists are always told they must go to. The one with such a unique flavor, it stands out from the rest. For Southeast Missouri’s own Cape Girardeau, Stevie’s Steakburger is the place to meet all your burger needs.

Community

Politics

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Entire Missouri Republican Congressional Delegation and All Republican Statewide Nominees Officially Endorse Donald Trump for President

Lt. Governor Peter Kinder, Congressman Billy Long (MO-7) and Congressman Jason Smith (MO-8) to serve as Missouri campaign Co-Chairs JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Today the Trump-Pence campaign announced that Missouri’s entire Republican congressional delegation, as well as all Republican nominees for statewide office, officially endorsed Donald Trump for President of the United States. Additionally, Missouri

Business

Free coding classes coming to Cape Girardeau

Class Offered in Partnership with Codefi and Element 74 St. LOUIS, MO – LaunchCode, a nonprofit that connects aspiring technologists with apprenticeships and jobs in tech, is announcing LC 101 Cape Girardeau, a free 20-week computer programming course designed to put people on a path towards a career in technology. This is the first LaunchCode

Opinion

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Safety is a Casualty of Funding Shortage

    Recently my wife and I, as many other parents do each August, took our 18- and 20-year-old daughters to college. For us, this year was a passage as we now find ourselves as “empty nesters.” In the future, they will be visitors rather than residents in the home we created for them. While

Nature & Outdoors

Crime

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Morley woman arrested on drug charges

BENTON, Mo — A Morley, Mo., woman was arrested on drug charges Thursday, according to Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter. Cheryl Gardiner, 23, faces a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance and a misdemeanor charge of unlawful use of drug paraphernalia. A deputy stopped a vehicle driven by Gardiner Thursday on US Highway 61

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Farm Kids and the Fair

    By Morgan Wilde Corn dogs, funnel cakes and Ferris wheels are what I used to think of when someone would mention the lovely, but in my mind dreaded, fair. Riding rides, sweating a lot and eating an unimaginable amount of sugar are what my family and friends always did at the fair. But

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Ask Shana: The Fragile Heart

What’s the best way to encourage someone? I’m having a difficult time with a friend who’s just in her own way and it breaks my heart. With each stage of our lives, comes a journey and lessons that lead us to it. The process being just as important as the destination. Your friend is likely

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Butcher Block and Bourbon: Holiday Leftovers Galore

The intention of Butcher Block and Bourbon is to be a guide of sorts to men who may be befuddled by the kitchen, or may just need some advice on how to clean up old habits. I’m Jack, I am a man. I have a beard and the fruit of my loins is a young man who will

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Farm Kids and the Fair

    By Morgan Wilde Corn dogs, funnel cakes and Ferris wheels are what I used to think of when someone would mention the lovely, but in my mind dreaded, fair. Riding rides, sweating a lot and eating an unimaginable amount of sugar are what my family and friends always did at the fair. But

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Spearson Says: It is time to stand our ground

by Scott Pearson The U.S. Department of Homeland Security will be shutting down this Friday, Feb. 27. The reason: Senate Democrats are filibustering a bill passed by the House that includes their funding and provisions to derail President Obama’s November 2014 executive order granting 4 million undocumented workers amnesty. The Democrats are putting the Department

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