Local teams raise money to fight cancer
The Sikeston and Charleston baseball teams as well as the Sikeston soccer team took to the field Tuesday night to raise money to help fight cancer.
Annual crawfish boil is Saturday
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Jaycees have had such a success with the Crawfish Boil and Music Festival over the past four years, they are planning for an even bigger crowd this year. "I think this event has grown into an event that everyone can mark their calendars for every spring," said Ross Merideth, chairperson for the Fifth Annual Sikeston Jaycee and Health Facilities Rehab Crawfish Boil and Music Festival. ...
Preliminary hearings scheduled in murder case
CARUTHERSVILLE - Preliminary hearings for three men charged in the death of a rural Portageville man are set for 10 a.m. May 29 at the Pemiscot County Justice Center. Gunner Lee Pind, 28, Kevin Slayton, 17, and Cody Edward LeGrand, 18, of Portageville appeared in court Monday before Associate Judge Byron D. ...
Sikeston's community cleanup starts on Saturday
SIKESTON -- Sikeston's annual community cleanup campaign will begin April 26 During the nine-day period ending May 4, the Compost Site, located on Compress Road, will be open to Sikeston residents daily from 7:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. City staff will be on site to require proof of residency...
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. SUPREME COURT DEALS BLOW TO AFFIRMATIVE ACTION By a 6-2 majority, the court declares that state voters can outlaw using race as a factor in college admissions...
Fun. First-class. Unforgettable. It's the Semoball Awards. You can nominate players for awards, vote for the area's best fans and learn more about the event on the official website.