Southeast Athletics

Believe it or not, it’s baseball season. And Opening Day for the Redhawks is here.

The SEMO Baseball team opens its season today, as Western Michigan comes to town for a three-game series. And before the season even began, the Redhawks have already started racking in national recognition.

John Watkins/Watkins Wildlife Rehabilitation Center

Far from his home of the mountainous northwest, a Golden Eagle is working his way back to health here in southeast Missouri.

Found in Ellington, Missouri, the cliff-dwelling eagle is recovering under the care of John Watkins, who runs Watkins Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Sedgewickville, Missouri.

When a newly married couple smiles, everyone knows why. When a ten-year married couple smiles, everyone wonders why.

Despite all the jokes about miserable marriages, research suggests that people who are married are happier and healthier. But, are these people happier and healthier because they are married?

Southeast Missouri State University

It seems like Almost Yesterday that the community of Bunker celebrated its centennial history.  Founded by Sylvanus J. Bunker in 1907, the small community paid tribute to its founders and its history with a weekend commemoration in June of 2007.

“They were to be in the Nelson House," Perry said. "He would live and work in one flat - Juliet would work there too - while in the next store flat an MI5 officer, Godfrey Toby, would masquerade as a Nazi agent and encourage people with pro-Fascist sympathies to report to him. It they’re telling Godfrey their secrets," Perry said, "then they are not telling the Germans.”

I’m Betty Martin with "Martin’s Must Reads" and that’s a quote from Kate Atkinson’s newest historical novel Transcription.