Man charged with arson following Cape Girardeau church burning

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo.– Charges of arson have been placed following the burning of a church in Cape Girardeau. Christopher Scott Pritchard, 46, was charged with intentionally obstructing parishioners of...

Community: FYI 5-15-22 (5/14/22) | Southeast Missourian newspaper, Cape Girardeau, MO

Saturday, May 14, 2022 Third-Sunday breakfast planned Subscribe below or log in with your password here. For more than 115 years, the Southeast Missourian has written the first draft of local history....

Submitted Photo: Yard of the Month (5/14/22)

Ramblewood Garden Club has awarded the May Yard of the Month to Judy Brey, who gardens in Cape Girardeau's Historic District. Her front yard is planted with a curving...

Illinois marks 10th month of job gains, but still missing 1-in-5 jobs

Illinois is steadily adding jobs lost during the COVID-19 economic downturn, but despite 10 months of gains the state recovery lags the nation. Some metropolitan areas are far behind...

Column: Why MAC in Cape Girardeau makes sense for students (5/12/22)

The mission of Mineral Area College (MAC) is to serve the community by providing students a quality, affordable education and offer opportunities for personal growth and career development in...

Story: For the Women Who Raised Us: Ways to honor your mom this Mother’s...

Anton Luzhkovsky on UnsplashShe gave you life and has seen you through your best, hardest and wayward times. She gives guidance and is present, supportive and honest. She’s not...

Helias boys claim ninth straight district golf title

BLUE SPRINGS -- The Helias Crusaders advanced to their ninth straight boys golf state tournament by winning the Class 5 District 3 Tournament title Monday at Adams Pointe Golf...

Photo gallery: Adult Education and Literacy program hosts graduation ceremony (5/6/22)

Beau Nations ~ Southeast Missourian Friday, May 6, 2022 Members of Cape Girardeau's Adult Education and Literacy program held a high school equivalency ceremony recognizing their approximately 330 graduates with certificates....

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Illinois softball looks to make history at Columbia Regional

URBANA (WCIA) — The Illinois softball team is looking to make history this weekend at the NCAA Columbia Regional. The Illini (34-20) have never...

Iron County Man Gets Maximum Sentence in Federal Court for Child Pornography

(Cape Girardeau) The U.S. Attorney’s Office says Samuel J. Gillam of Iron County has been sentenced to serve 20 years in federal prison for...

Daycare bomb threat suspect arrested in Kansas

COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMIZ) Columbia police are reporting the daycare bomb threat suspect is in custody in Kansas. Officials...