Temporary road closure on E. Madison and E. Monroe
The City of Jackson continues work under the Water System Facility Plan Implementation Project — Group 1C, Project 1. The Cit... read more

Man dies, another injured after plane flips
Retired area business leader and Jackson resident Lowell Peterson died hours after the plane he was piloting flipped over upo... read more

Jackson R-2 approves demographic study
The Jackson R-2 Board of Education agreed to move forward with a demographic study of the School District from Business Infor... read more

County OKs new justice center contract with Penzel Construction
Penzel Contruction has signed a contract for the $18 million justice center project for Cape Girardeau County. The county com... read more

No more sink holes are found
The ground under East Main Street in Jackson is solid as a rock. No more sink holes, or voids, have been found under or near ... read more

Former Marvel editor visits Jackson, his hometown
Roy Thomas, former editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics and Jackson native, was back in town for his 60th Jackson High School reu... read more

Park restrooms open after delays
The city park restroom project is open for public use, despite a few construction hiccups. During the Jackson Board of Alderm... read more

Former Sheriff John Jordan sworn in as federal marshal
Former Cape Girardeau County Sheriff John Jordan was sworn in as the United States marshal for the Eastern District of Missou... read more

Jackson R-2 to provide free ACT test to all juniors
The Jackson R-2 School District approved a proposal to provide the ACT assessment for free to all juniors at Jackson High Sch... read more

Penzel Construction awarded courthouse project
Cape Girardeau County Commissioners selected the Penzel Construction Design-Build Team on Sept. 14 to design and build the ne... read more


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