STATE BOUND: East Carter softball team wins quarterfinal over Leeton
(High School Sports ~ 10/23/21)
This story will be updated. CENTERVIEW, Mo. ó The East Carter softball team advanced to the MSHSAA Class 1 final four with a 6-3 win Saturday against Leeton. Jordan Moore hit a tiebreaking home run to start the bottom of the third and drove in a pair of insurance runs with two outs in the sixth. The senior struck out 10 and allowed six hits, four in a three-run third as the Bulldogs pulled even...
(Births ~ 10/23/21)
Michael and Emily Montgomery of Jackson are the parents of a son born at 2:33 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, at Southeast Hospital, Cape Girardeau, Missouri. They selected the name Elliot Andrew Montgomery for their 7-pound 2-ounce, 20-1/4-inch son. Their older sonís name is Leo...
Parson is wrong to prosecute reporter
(Editorial ~ 10/23/21)
This week in Missouri our governor wants to prosecute a reporter for revealing a defect in the stateís management of personal information. When our nation was founded, the importance of a free exchange of ideas and the ability of an independent press to hold leaders accountable was so important, it was included in the First Amendment...