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Man Succumbs to Injuries After Being Run Over by SUV in Cape Eagles Parking Lot
A tragic incident unfolds in Cape Girardeau as a man run over by an SUV in the Eagles parking lot succumbs to his injuries. The suspect, Cynthia Perry, faces charges of second-degree domestic assault and armed criminal action.
Full Throttle: 1966 Ford Bronco
SCOTT COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - Driving the back roads of Scott County in a classic Ford is new to me but it’s something Brian Bowles has been doing all his life. Because his 1966 Bronco has been a member of the family since the ‘70s, originally meant for his uncle.
SEMO University Police Officer Arrested
A former police officer at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau had to give up his badge after being arrested back in 2022 for three felonies. 37-year-old John Reyna worked for SEMO campus police for more than four years until he was arrested for child molestation in Perry County. When Reyna gave up his badge, the stipulation was that Reyna can never again serve as a police officer in Missouri again. Reyna is being held in the Perry County jail in Perryville. He has a preliminary hearing set for March 10th.
Case moves forward against Cape Girardeau woman accused of allowing illegal drug activity on her property
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - The case against a Cape Girardeau woman accused of allowing illegal drug activity to happen on her property is moving forward. According to online court records, Karen Schleyer appeared in court on Wednesday, November 30 and waived her right to a preliminary hearing. The judge then ordered the case to move to circuit court.
Hawks ready to soar back into contention
The Kelly boys’ basketball team is embarking on a season of renewal and rediscovery under the leadership of coach Noel Trimmer. With a focus on developing individual talents and fostering a cohesive team dynamic, the Hawks are determined to reclaim their past glory and establish themselves as a competitive force in the league.
Man who pointed gun at Sikeston officer sentenced to 14 years in prison
SIKESTON, Mo. (KFVS) - A man who pointed a gun at a Sikeston officer in March has been sentenced to 14 years in prison. According to a release from U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri Sayler Fleming, a judge sentenced Ruben R. Ramirez, 27, of Sikeston on Thursday, November 30.
The Great Fires of Maine: Reflecting on a Historical Catastrophe
In the autumn of 1947, Maine was ravaged by what would become the most severe natural disaster in its history. The Great Fires of Maine, as they are now known, began in October after a long, dry summer, and quickly escalated into a series of devastating blazes. York County towns like Kennebunkport, Biddeford, and Bar Harbor were particularly hard hit, with flames consuming vast tracts of land and obliterating homes and landmarks.
Community members provide feedback on Cape Girardeau Emergency Shelter
Local organizations continue to work towards establishing an emergency shelter for Cape Girardeau's homeless population.
Winners announced for 31st Annual Downtown Parade of Lights
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - The winners have been announced for the 31st Annual Downtown Parade of Lights. The judges for the parade announced the following entrants as winners for the outlined categories:. Best Theme: Newbridge Retirement Community. Best Business Appearance: Boulder Construction. Best Nonprofit Appearance: Missouri Veteran’s Home.
SEMO DPS investigate report of weapon in Merick Hall
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - The Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Public Safety are investigating after a report of a weapon seen on campus. At 7:50 p.m. on November 30, SEMO DPS received a report from a resident of Merick Hall that a woman had come to their residence hall room door, looking for another person with whom she wanted to fight.
Brown’s 19 lead Kansas City over Southeast Missouri State 74-44
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Led by Jamar Brown’s 19 points, the Kansas City Roos defeated the Southeast Missouri State Redhawks 74-44 on Thursday night. The Kangaroos are now 3-5 on the season, while the Redhawks moved to 1-6. Article Topic Follows: AP Missouri. BE PART OF THE CONVERSATION.
Advance Community Fire Department BBQ: A Tradition of Unity and Support
In the heart of Advance, the Community Fire Department's Annual BBQ exemplifies the strong bond and resilient spirit that thrives among its residents. This storied tradition has persisted through trials such as the Covid-19 pandemic, adapting with a drive-thru format to maintain its legacy safely. The event is not just a feast of succulent pork barbecue; it's a crucial fundraiser that enables the purchase of vital firefighting equipment, such as a much-needed ladder truck. It's a day that embodies the unity and support of the Advance community, with volunteers and department members coming together in solidarity.
Lady Hawks steadily nearing the verge of championship run
After several seasons hovering around the middle of the pack, the Kelly girls’ basketball team is primed to achieve greatness this season. Led by the dynamic duo of all-conference seniors Jada Griggs and Kristen Grogan, the Lady Hawks possess an experienced core and a deep bench that could catapult them to conference and district championships.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Puppies Today in cape girardeau, MO
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around cape girardeau.
Epicurean Adventure: The 3 Cape Girardeau Burgers You Need to Try
In this article, we're exploring three must-try burgers in Cape Girardeau. Have you had the pleasure of tasting any of them yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Today the gas price is close to $2.89 in Benton as of 2023-11-30. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.246, a week ago the price is $3.268 , according to AAA.
RAW VIDEO: Demolition of "Smithland" Bridge
Crews successfully imploded the old U.S. 60 Cumberland River "Smithland" Bridge with one blast shortly after 9 a.m. on Thursday, November 30.
Man accused of trying to break into Cape Girardeau home
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - A man is accused of trying to break into a home. Clayton Anderson, 34, of Cape Girardeau, was charged through the Cape Girardeau County Prosecutor’s Office with misdemeanor second-degree property damage and second-degree trespass. He was booked on a $2,500 cash-only bond. According to...
Man in critical condition after incident in Cape Girardeau
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KBSI)- On Saturday, November 25, 2023, at about 7:00p.m. officers with the Cape Girardeau Police Department responded to the 300-Block of N. Spring for a report of a man lying on the ground. Officers arrived with medical personnel and began treating the male for injuries. The male...
Big Band Holiday Jukebox coming up at SEMO River Campus
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - The Big Band Holiday Jukebox will be Friday and Saturday night, December 1-2 in the Bedell Performance Hall at the River Campus. We talked with Jillian and Asa on Heartland Afternoon at 3, two of the students who will be in the holiday performance. They described it as a cabaret performance with a plot throughout.