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Monday, Sep. 22, 2014
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Molly enjoying the fresh air!

Jazzy is a feisty Hava-poo who loves shoe laces and tennis balls but hates when her mom makes her wear dresses.

Kandi Kai is 2 1/2 years old, Lhasa Apso/Havanese. I got her a few weeks before my Mom passed away, and is named after...

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Gone Girl Photo during rehearsal scene
Seth Hudson ~ 09/19/14
Emily Ratajkowski standing at a press conference where she confesses an affair and discusses the disappearance of Amy. This is during a late night rehearsal. As extras, we were used as 'press' and journalists attending the press conference. This was all taking place at the Drury Lodge Hotel conference room here in Cape Girardeau...
A Light-Weight Visitor to Cape's Airport
Kim Stricker ~ 09/19/14
Our airport provided a resting spot for this blimp as it travel through our area late yesterday afternoon. It circled west of the airport for about twenty minutes, waiting for it's ground crew to arrive and set up a mooring vehicle out in the grass next to the west ramp...
American Queen
Aaron Palmer ~ 09/18/14
This is a top view of the American Queen.
Blue Angel Cloud
Jan Elfrink ~ 09/17/14
Saw this cloud while watching the Blue Angels flying over Scott City.
humming bird
Jan Elfrink ~ 09/17/14
I took this photo while at our cabin.
Gayla Lincoln ~ 09/17/14
The 2nd place melon was raised by my Dad, Henry Broglin, from White Oak, Mo. He's a retired farmer and loves to grow a large garden every year. This melon weighed 135 pounds and was entered at the SEMO fair this year.
Driftwood on Whidbey Island
Elaine Hayden ~ 09/15/14
A favorite shoreline view from our luncheon site on Whidbey Island, Washington taken during our recent vacation.
Central Middle School Sixth Grade Students of the Month
Teri Wilson, SoutheastHEALTH ~ 09/15/14
Cape Central Middle School sixth grade Students of the Month for September are, from left: (front row) Abby Arbeiter, JayKiya Turner, Yuktee Srikant, Avery Sigmon and Bailey Vangilder; (second row) Tyler Gibbs, Mallory Cook, Sarah Mckinley Davis and Delaney Shaffer; (third row) Nathan Boerboom, Landon Pearson and Reeanna Foster. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as a Partner in Education with Central Middle School...
Central Middle School Fifth Grade Students of the Month
Teri Wilson, SoutheastHEALTH ~ 09/15/14
Cape Central Middle School fifth grade Students of the Month for September are, from left: (front row) Haley Creg, Ethan Groves and Skylar Brown; (second row) Tambria Wilson, Sage Russell and Kenshin Chiba; (third row) Courtney Cannon, Nick Hodges, Kierra Johnson and Mariel Bisher; (fourth row) Madison Gantt, Johnathan Ferreri, Gracie Stricker and Liam Gorman. SoutheastHEALTH recognizes these students in its role as a Partner in Education with Central Middle School...
Bumper crop of persimmons
Randy Black ~ 09/14/14
It looks as if there is going to be a bumper crop of persimmons this year. This was taken on one of the wild persimmon trees near our pond east of Jackson.
Photos from Nova Scotia
Mel Van de Ven ~ 09/14/14
Peggy's Cove
Kelly Middle School National School Spirit Day
Janine Mayberry ~ 09/12/14
Kelly Middle School students on National School Spirit Day!! GO HAWKS!!
SEMO District Fair Father Son Look-A-Like Winners
Lisa Blank ~ 09/11/14
Benjamin Blank with his father, Scott Blank, winners of the Father-Son Look-A-Like Contest at the SEMO District Fair. September 10, 2014
A shooting star
Mary Ann Kagle ~ 09/11/14
Coming home late from WI visiting our daughter and family, I took this picture and as I took it there was a falling star. I didn't even notice it at first until later as I was looking at my pictures I had taken and there it was.
Lightning spread
Brent Collier ~ 09/10/14
A lightning strike taken from Cape County Park South.
Sunroof Hello
Sandy Lowrey ~ 09/09/14
Madison says hello while popping out of her Daddy's sunroof!
Kelly Middle School Students of the Month
Janine Mayberry ~ 09/09/14
Kelly Middle School September Students of the Month. From left, 8th grade Lynsey Powers, 7th grade Samantha Coffee, and 6th grade Katelynn Ward. Go Hawks!!
Fair at Dusk
Samantha Deusinger ~ 09/08/14
The sky was painted brilliantly above the Semo District Fair. I truly could not stop watching the sun's setting.
Gorgeous Fair View
Samantha Deusinger ~ 09/08/14
I could not keep my eyes off of the gorgeous sky at the Semo District Fair Saturday night. What a spectacular site.
Turtles enjoying their lunch at the Lazy L Safari Ranch
Mary A. Kiefer ~ 09/04/14
We enjoyed watching the turtles eat their lunch at the Lazy L Safari Ranch on a very nice Labor Day morning this year.
Labor Day visit to the Lazy L Safari Ranch in Cape County
Mary A Kiefer ~ 09/04/14
Grandson Trenton William enjoyed a visit to the Lazy L Safari Ranch in Cape Girardeau County on Labor Day, his favorite activity at the ranch was feeding the parakeets.
Resting on a Tulip leaf
Glenn Schneider ~ 09/04/14
Found this little tree frog during a bike ride on the Tunnel Hill Trail
Stained Glass Window
Karen Grayson ~ 09/04/14
This was taken inside the City Museum in St. Louis
Karen Grayson ~ 09/04/14
This was taken inside the City Museum in St. Louis!! It was so beautiful!!
Perfect Ending
Karen Grayson ~ 09/04/14
I took this picture off of Hwy. 61 just south of Perryville. It was the perfect ending to a perfect day!!
American Queen
Aaron Palmer ~ 09/03/14
The American Queen headed South on the Mississippi
Fawn without a mother
Bob N. Proffer ~ 09/01/14
Fawn without a mother
Momma and Baby Deer
Pamela Ann Jones ~ 09/01/14
A doe and three of her fawns were eating crabapples on our side yard on September 1, 2014
Color in the Caverns
Gordon L Haycraft ~ 09/01/14
Colored lighting in Meramec Caverns makes for a unique display.
Moving Day
Gordon L Haycraft ~ 09/01/14
Granddaughter rearranging the stones at Elephant Rocks State Park
Locks of Love
Bonnie Strack ~ 08/31/14
Belinda Strack 16 of Cape Girardeau donated 10 inches of her hair to Locks of Love. This is the second time that she has donated her hair to this organization. Stylist Retta Schild of Studio Designs cut her hair for her.
Pickling home grown pickles.
Dr. Bob Gardner, Sr ~ 08/31/14
Home grown peppers are being pickled.
Aaron Palmer ~ 08/28/14
sunrise over the river
What a dive!
Michelle Flath - photo taken by Joe Hobbs ~ 08/27/14
Jackson diver doing a dive during the SEMO Conference Mega Meet on Tuesday at the Cape Pool.
Passion flower
Randy Black ~ 08/26/14
I spotted this Passion Flower growing along our creek east of Jackson. The Passion Flower is a wildflower native to southern Missouri.
Life is amazing!
Laura Schmitt ~ 08/25/14
Great Grandpa Arnold Kapfer with his Great Grandson Caleb Schmitt. Yes, They have the same hat!
'Catch of a Lifetime' groom's cake
Emily Blattel, The Cake Mom & Co. ~ 08/25/14
Rainbow trout groom's cake for an avid fisherman. Hand carved cake covered in fondant and airbrushed. Fins and tail are made of fondant and airbrushed/hand painted. Plaque is fondant hand painted to look like wood. Servings: about 15
Three Boy Scouts receive rank of Eagle Scout
Paula Huggins CPA ~ 08/25/14
Boy Scout Troop 5 of Cape Girardeau held a Court of Honor Sunday August 24th at the VFW Post 3838. Three scouts were awarded the rank of Eagle Scout. The recipients were Dylan Max,(son of Bill and Deanna Max) Harrison Ayers(son of Van and Nancy Ayers) and Cody Crowell(son of Bill and Jamie Crowell)...
Watch Parts buck 110 by Garett Finney
Garett Finney ~ 08/24/14
A custom Buck 110 with real watch parts. This is a steampunk knife. The bolsters are engraved with a matching pattern and the blade is mirror polished.
Lego art
Gordon L Haycraft ~ 08/24/14
Monarch butterfly on a milkweed plant made out of Legos. Display of Lego art was in the Climatron at the St Louis botanical gardens.
The Curtain
Gordon L Haycraft ~ 08/24/14
The Curtain formation in Meramec Caverns.
Old Town Cape receives $2,000 from US Bank
Amanda Baert ~ 08/22/14
US Bank donated $2000 to Old Town Cape Inc. to help aid in the revitalization of downtown Cape Girardeau. From left are Nick Burger, - Commercial Relationship Manager, US Bank; Kevin Taylor- Development & Resources Coordinator, Old Town Cape; Marla Mills, Executive Director, Old Town Cape; Steve Green-Market President, US Bank...
Clymene moth
Randy Black ~ 08/21/14
This is a Clymene Moth. It is sometimes called the Jesus Moth or the Crucifix Moth. I took the picture on the side of my red truck.
Groom's cake
Nicole Huff ~ 08/20/14
Old Ford Truck grooms cake. All edible and airbrushed to look rusty.
Rosette wedding
Nicole Huff ~ 08/20/14
Ombre rosette cake
Ruffle wedding cake
Nicole Huff ~ 08/20/14
Elegant ruffled fondant Wedding Cake. Lots of decorating hours but so worth it!
Spongebob's happy home
Nicole Huff ~ 08/20/14
Characters made from modeling chocolate, both tiers cake with all edible decor!
Perfect book cake
Nancy Hadler ~ 08/20/14
Nickie Farrar of Nickie's Cafe and Sweets in Altenburg made this custom cake, "F is for Friends" for the recent book review meeting of the Frohna Friendship Circle -- of course, a take on the Sue Grafton book series that includes "A is for Alibi" and "V is for Vengeance."...
Bachelors club
Glenn Schneider ~ 08/20/14
Took this photo around dusk on Aug 3rd in a Cape Girardeau bean field.
Willy Wonka cake
Tom Romano ~ 08/20/14
A friend of mine in the UK makes amazing cakes. She made this one for her daughter. Her name is Kerry Burnell
US Bank supports Big Brothers Big Sisters
Amanda Baert ~ 08/20/14
US Bank proudly presented Big Brothers Big Sisters this week with funding support for their ABCToday program in the amount of $1100.00. Pictured: Jim Ham-Vice President, US Bank; Cassy Dameron- Branch Manager, US Bank; Ashley Beggs- Executive Director, Big Brothers Big Sisters; Nick Burger- Commercial Relationship Manager, US Bank...
Bright Summer Floral Cake
Emilyl Blattel, The Cake Mom & Co. ~ 08/20/14
This bright wedding cake features three tiers of lemon, white velvet and chocolate cake - with raspberry filling between each layer - covered in rich vanilla buttercream. The floral cascade is made of nearly 50 hand-made gumpaste peonies, roses, rose buds and hydrangea blossoms matching the wedding's floral arrangements and colors...
30th birthday cake
Amy Simpson ~ 08/20/14
This is a 30th birthday cake that was made by Jennifer Yarbro with The Cake Mom and Co for my husband's surprise birthday party.
Love In Bloom
Renee Bennett ~ 08/19/14
taken at The Rose Garden in Cape Girardeau
Last bit of summer fun in Florida
Jennifer Farnham ~ 08/19/14
Our trip to Destin, FL to visit grandma was a blast. It was the best way to end summer.
Strike up the band
Mark Bliss, SoutheastHEALTH ~ 08/19/14
Dennis Stroughmatt's band plays some foot-stomping Creole music at Tunes at Twilight on Friday night, Aug. 15, at the Common Pleas Courthouse Gazebo in Cape Girardeau. SoutheastHEALTH is a major sponsor of the popular concert series.
One of these is not like the other
Glenn Schneider ~ 08/16/14
Caught these two on Old Sprigg
Vapor trails at sunset
Glenn Schneider ~ 08/16/14
Skyline with jet's vapor trails visible against sunset
What is going up the Mississippi River on the barge?
Mary A. Kiefer ~ 08/14/14
Another picture of what looked like a rocket ship being moved by a barge on the Mississippi River near Seventy Six Conservation Area in Perry County on August 13th.
Looks like a rocket ship being moved by a barge on the Misissippi River
Mary A. Kiefer ~ 08/14/14
This picture was taken at the Seventy Six Conservation Area in Perry County on August 13th, it looked like a rocket ship on a barge going upstream towards St. Louis. My grandson thought it was really cool.
Albino deer
Jackie T ~ 08/14/14
View out my back window
Ready for the first day of 5th grade
Proud parents, Ron and Laura Stroder ~ 08/14/14
Weston Stroder boarding the bus in Jackson for the first day of 5th grade and a wonderful school year!
Lotus leaf
Chat Wonn ~ 08/14/14
A beautiful lotus leaf at Horseshoe Lake, IL
Jenny Doan of The Missouri Star Quilt Company
Donna Irwin ~ 08/13/14
Sheryl Winschel of The Golden Needle and The River Heritage Quilt Guild recently hosted Jenny Doan from The Missouri Star Quilt Company, Hamilton, MO. Jenny gave a trunk show program and taught a workshop to 80 area quilters. Pictured from left to right are: Sheryl Winschel, Jenny Doan,...
Southeast Convenient Care celebrates one-year anniversary
Mark Bliss, SoutheastHEALTH ~ 08/13/14
Southeast Convenient Care at 2432 E. Main Street in Jackson celebrated its one-year anniversary with a barbecue on Tuesday. SoutheastHEALTH Vice President of Physician Services Matt Shoemaker, DO, donned an apron and chef hat to grill some burgers for the walk-in clinic staff. Pictured with Dr. Shoemaker from left: Julie Schoolfield, Toni Ellis, Brandy Quade, Judy Baker, Minyo Ticer, Jennifer Lang and Janel Hitchcock. Convenient Care is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., seven days a week...
Snack time for the triplets
Don and Jean Norman ~ 08/13/14
This Mama deer brings her triplets up to our sunporch every day.
The Humane Society's Featured Pet
The Humane Society of Southeast Missouri ~ 08/13/14
Bo Duke is a 9 month old Great Pyrenees. He is available for adoption at the Humane Society of Southeast Missouri 573-334-5837.
Southeast Hospice receives donation for new program
Mark Bliss, SoutheastHEALTH ~ 08/12/14
Thrivent Financial City of Roses Chapter has donated more than $1,000 to Southeast Hospice to help establish a life review program. Through the program, Hospice volunteers will create videos of Hospice patients recalling memories and significant events in their lives. ...
SEMO Sizzle 4th/5th grade girls basketball team
Matt Rubel ~ 08/11/14
SEMO Sizzle 4th/5th grade girls basketball team recently completed a 21-2 summer by winning the gold medal at the Show Me State Games. They also won the Ozark District AAU Tournament in St. Louis and finished 5-0 at the Summer Break Shootout in Springfield, Ill. Pictured from left to right: Hailey Burnett, Tori Rubel, Leah Jansen, Lexi Rubel, Mia Foote, Rachel Margrabe. Not pictured: Sarah Brennan and Avery Ford...
Boy Scout Venture Crew 5 whitewater-rafting on the Ocoee River in Tennessee
Boy Scout Venture Crew 5 of Cape Girardeau recently rafted on the Ocoee River in Tennessee. Those pictured are ASM Van Ayers and Venture Scouts Harrison Ayers and Bennett Robinson. Venture Scouting is open to boys and girls ages 14 to 21 who enjoy outdoor activities and fun...
Notre Dame Regional High School receives $1,500 in support from US Bank
Amanda Baert ~ 08/11/14
US Bank proudly supported Notre Dame Regional High School last week with $1,500.00. Pictured: Tony Buehrle- Development Director, Notre Dame Regional High School and Nick Burger- Commercial Relationship Manager, US Bank.
US Bank fights hunger with the Southeast Missouri Food Bank
Amanda Baert ~ 08/11/14
US Bank donated $1,200.00 to help the Southeast Missouri Food Bank fight the ongoing epidemic of hunger. Approximately 50,000 individuals benefit from this organization every month, and US Bank is proud to contribute any way possible. Pictured: Missy Rice-Chief Administrative and Programs Officer, SE Missouri Food Bank and Jim Ham-Vice President, US Bank...
Foggy morning
Sandra Latham ~ 08/11/14
This was taken in McClure on a foggy morning
Uncle Sam in the tractor parade in Perryville on July 26th, 2014.
Mary A. Kiefer ~ 08/10/14
Uncle Sam (Leland Unterreiner)of Perryville, MO riding in the tractor parade on a beautiful Saturday morning (July 26th). I took this picture as the tractor parade was passing our home on U.S. Highway 61 south of Perryville.
Reflections on Apple Creek
Judy Newell Ruppel ~ 08/09/14
Sky reflecting in Apple Creek
September 2014

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