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Monday, Aug. 3, 2015

Photo galleries

Sikeston's 7-on-7 football scrimmage (07/24/15)
The Sikeston, East Prairie, Kennett and Perryville football teams took part in Sikeston's 7-on-7 on the practice field at Sikeston Public Stadium Friday morning in Sikeston.
Senior Babe Ruth State Tournament (Saturday, July 18) (07/18/15)
Wayne County defeated Charleston 6-3 Saturday for the Missouri Senior Babe Ruth State Championship at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. Charleston defeated Potosi 9-7 earlier in the afternoon to come out of the loser's bracket and secure the second spot...
Senior Babe Ruth State Tournament (Friday, July 17) (07/17/15)
Charleston fell 10-8 Friday afternoon at Wayne County i the winner's bracket final at the Missouri Senior Babe Ruth State Tournament at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. Riverbend fell to Potosi 10-6.
Riverbend v. Wayne County (July 16) (07/17/15)
Riverbend fell to Wayne County 1-0 Thursday in the Missouri Senior Babe Ruth State Tournament at Hillhouse in Charleston.
Senior American Legion District 14 Tournament (07/17/15)
The Sikeston Silver Sox defeated Cape Girardeau Ford and Sons Post 63 7-5 Thursday during the first round of the Senior American Legion District 14 Tournament at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston.
Missouri Senior Babe Ruth state tournament -- Riverbend v. Jackson (07/15/15)
The Riverbend Ducks defeated the Jackson Cyclones 5-3 Wednesday in the first round of the Missouri Senior Babe Ruth state tournament at Hillhouse Park in Charleston.
Fire at Santie Oil (07/14/15)
Images from Monday's fire at Santie Oil that continued to flare up on Tuesday morning.
Sikeston v. Cape (July 13) (07/13/15)
The Sikeston Silver Sox defeated Cape Ford and Sons 5-4 on Monday in American Senior Legion action at VFW Stadium in Sikeston.
Rib City Shootout (July 10) (07/10/15)
The final Rib City Shootout of the summer began Friday and will end Saturday at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter.
2015 All-Standard Democrat Baseball Team (06/26/15)
This team is chosen by the Standard Democrat sports department with the help of stats and input from local coaches. Teams include: Chaffee, Charleston, Dexter, East Prairie, Kelly, NMCC, Oran, Portageville, Richland, Scott County Central and...
Football Contact Camp (06/26/15)
Teams from across the area and St. Louis met on the campus of Southeast Missouri State University for the annual football contact camp this weekend for scrimmages at Houck Stadium.
Sikeston v. Riverbend (June 23) (06/23/15)
Sikeston American legion Post 114 fell to the Riverbend Ducks 6-5 on Tuesday at VFW Stadium in Sikeston.
Rib City Shootout (06/19/15)
Day two of the Rib City Shootout took place Friday with a total of 83 varsity, junior varsity and junior high basketball teams taking part in scrimmages in Dexter, Richland, Bloomfield and Bernie.
Rib City Shootout (June 18) (06/18/15)
Thursday varsity basketball action at the Rib City Shootout at the Bearcat Event Center in Dexter.
Sikeston Junior Legion v. Cape Junior Legion (June 17) (06/17/15)
Sikeston Junior Legion fell to Cape Junior Legion 17-3 Wednesday in the first game of a double header at VFW Stadium in Sikeston.
SAYB (June 16) (06/16/15)
Superhero Science (06/16/15)
Youngsters learned about air pressure, lift and other scientific concepts during "Mad Science: How to be a Superhero" at the Sikeston Library Monday. The Science Literacy Education program was made possible by the Summer Reading Grant through the...
Fighting Squirrels Wood Bat Tournament (06/12/15)
The Sikeston Silver Sox dropped two games on Friday, June 12, 2015, in the Fighting Squirrels Classic at Notre Dame High School in Cape Girardeau. (David Jenkins/Standard Democrat)
Rib City Shootout (06/05/15)
Sikeston Area Youth Baseball and Softball (06/03/15)
Ball players in Sikeston took to the field as part of the Sikeston Area Youth Baseball and Softball league Wednesday at the Sikeston Sports Complex.
Sikeston v. Charleston summer baseball (06/03/15)
The Sikeston Silver Sox defeated the Charleston Squirrels in a doubleheader on Tuesday night, June 2, 2015, at VFW Memorial Stadium in Sikeston.
Webster Groves v. Sikeston: Class 3 Quarterfinal (05/30/15)
The Sikeston girls soccer team lost to visiting Webster Groves 8-0 Saturday during a Class 3 quarterfinal match at the Sikeston Sports Complex.
Memorial Day Service in Sikeston (05/27/15)
Memorial Day is a day for the nation and its citizens to remember those who lost their lives in service to the country. On Monday, Sikeston did just that. The rain moved out of the area in time as a large crowd gathered in Veterans Park for the 27th...
Class 3 sectional soccer: Sikeston v. Hillsboro (05/26/15)
Sikeston defeated Hillsboro 3-0 in a Class 3 sectional soccer game on Tuesday night at the Sikeston Sports Complex.
NMCC v. Malden (May 22) (05/22/15)
New Madrid County Central fell to Malden 3-0 Friday in the Class 3, District 1 championship game.