Tiffany tosses no-hitter, Portageville advances to state semifinal
firstname.lastname@example.org PORTAGEVILLE -- They all expected it and Taylor Tiffany knew it. The Class 2 quarterfinal between Portageville and...
Second half surge lifts NMCC to win
email@example.com PORTAGEVILLE -- One of the most familiar sights J.C. Dryden has had the past four years was seeing his father call out...
East Prairie slips in district standings after loss to Kennett
firstname.lastname@example.org EAST PRAIRIE -- With a chance to lock up the second seed in the Class 2, District 1 standings, the East Prairie Eagles...
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Picking up on ways to keep city beautiful
email@example.com SIKESTON -- City employees volunteering an hour of their own time to pick up litter will demonstrate how easy it can be...
Community invited to give cheer, support a good cause at rally
NEW MADRID -- Who you rooting for?" shout the New Madrid County Central High School cheerleaders. "NMCC," the students respond. On Thursday, the...
Morley man arrested for statutory sodomy
BENTON -- A Morley man is custody for a sex crime involving a juvenile. Timothy Scott Graham, 43, is charged with the Class C felony of statutory...
Malden rolls Dexter 76-8
MALDEN -- The Dexter Bearcats came up short in its bid to become the first football team to beat the Malden Green Wave in the 2014 season. Malden...
Scott County Relay for Life will be held Oct. 25
SIKESTON -- While the event may be at a different time of year with different hours, the fight against cancer will be the same during the 19th annual...
Sikeston takes back SEMO Conference tournament crown
firstname.lastname@example.org KENNETT -- The Sikeston volleyball team took back their SEMO Conference tournament crown Thursday after a straight-set...
Charleston DPS investigate shooting
CHARLESTON - A Charleston man is recovering after being shot. At approximately 10 a.m. Sunday, Charleston Department of Public Safety officers received a report of shooting on Sy Williams Street near the intersection of Vine Street. At the scene officers located Jadarius McCain, 19, with a gunshot wound...
Woman arrested for possession of drugs following domestic dispute
BENTON -- A domestic dispute involving an infant led to the arrest of the child's mother on drug charges. Michelle Marshall, 18, of Sikeston is charged with the felony of possession of a controlled substance. Marshall was arrested after Scott County Detective Staff Sergeant Branden Caid responded to a report of screams coming from a parked car on Missouri Street in Benton...
Benton couple face drug charges
BENTON - A Benton couple is in custody after deputies found drug paraphernalia during a search of their home. Russell Eugene Turner, 50, and Connie Yvonne Turner, 40, are charged with the felonies of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia,...
Locals help rewrite learning standards
email@example.com SIKESTON -- A Sikeston teacher and parent who've been vocal about their opposition to Common Core are helping to write Missouri's learning standards. Tonya Pobst, a Sikeston R-6 fifth grade teacher, and Heather Drury, who has school-aged children in Sikeston, were each appointed to work groups charged with creating goals for students that prepare them for college and careers...