Cape Girardeau County

Elks Lake in southeast Missouri (Nick Chabarria/KFVS/CBS photo)

Body Found In Southeast Missouri Lake

Major Case Squad of Cape Girardeau is assisting with investigation


SE Missouri Bridge Explosion Under Investigation

No one was hurt but people living near the bridge on County Road 459 reported hearing a loud noise.


Warning sirens blared in West Alton Monday night as 590 residents were advised to evacuate because of a levee breach in northeastern St. Charles County. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Saturated Levees Creating Unease for Missouri Riverfront Towns

The National Weather Service says there are multiple spots of potential failures along that levee between Portage Des Sioux and West Alton.


Jacque Waller (photo provided)

Remains of Jacque Waller Found Two Years After Disappearance

Waller and her estranged husband, Clay Waller, had nearly finalized a divorce when she disappeared. He was charged last year with first-degree murder and goes to trial in September.


(Credit: Thinkstock)

Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Striking Southeast Missouri Joggers

A prosecutor showed the judge two videos taken from Marcus Jones’s cellphone, in which a man is heard swearing and laughing as tires squeal in the background.



Former Missouri Teacher Sentenced To Probation For Sexual Misconduct

29-year-old Andrew Delles, of Jackson, could go to prison for up to four years in prison if he violates the terms of probation.



Police: Inmate Assaults Jailer at Cape Girardeau Jail

Police say Charlesmen Bobo is accused of punching a jailer several times Thursday while he was being put into a cell.


baby Jesus

4 Jesus Figures Swiped from Christmas Displays

Police in Cape Girardeau County are searching for thieves who stole four Jesus figures from a county holiday lights display.



Southeast Missouri 10-Year-Old Killed In ATV Accident

Parker King of Jackson was injured Dec. 21 and died Wednesday at St. Louis Children’s Hospital.



Deputy Who Shot Little Dog Found Not Guilty

A Cape Girardeau County jury took only 15 minutes to render its decision.




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