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10 Things to Know for Today (07/24/14)
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. ARIZONA INMATE DIES 2 HOURS AFTER START OF EXECUTION The condemned man gasps and snorts as the lethal injection used adds to the scrutiny of the death penalty in the U.S...
Pemiscot County Jail chosen to house prisoners from New Madrid County (07/23/14)
By Staff report news@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID - The Pemiscot County Jail will house prisoners from New Madrid County - at least for the next six months. At their Monday meeting, the New Madrid County Commission accepted the bid of $30 per prisoner per day from Pemiscot County. New Madrid County Sheriff Terry Stevens was in the process Tuesday of moving the county's prisoners from the Scott County Jail, which had housed prisoners for the county since July 2, to Pemiscot County...
Health camp for local high schoolers offered in Sikeston (07/23/14)
SIKESTON -- Area high school students interested in pursuing careers in the health field will have the chance to gain some hands-on experience and knowledge during a two-day camp later this month in Sikeston. Set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 30-31 at Sikeston High School, the 2014 Missouri Area (Health Education Center) Science and Health "M*A*S*H" Camps is offered to local teens in ninth through 12th grades...
Preliminary hearing set in second degree murder case (07/23/14)
NEW MADRID - A preliminary hearing is scheduled in September for a woman accused in the death of a Sikeston man. Savannah R. Davis will return to Division II of New Madrid County Circuit Court at 1 p.m. Sept. 4 for her preliminary hearing on charges of second degree murder and armed criminal action. Davis is charged in the July 11 death of John Sharber...
Meth labs found in Sikeston residence (07/23/14)
SIKESTON -- A Sikeston woman is in jail facing felony charges for meth labs found in her home. Sherrie Jane Hamlin, 44, is charged by the Scott County Prosecutor's Office with attempting to manufacture methamphetamine, a class B felony, and the class D felonies of possessing meth precursors with intent to manufacture meth and possession of meth paraphernalia...
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