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Stories from Thursday, April 26, 2001

Nine are arrested after disturbance (04/26/01)
Several individuals are in custody relating to the recent criminal activity and unrest at Ruth and Branum. In all, nine people have been arrested by the Sikeston Department of Public Safety on warrants resulting from an "officer all call" on Sunday as well as previous assaults and disturbances in that vicinity which are being investigated by DPS...
NMCC student is recognized (04/26/01)
To hear Aaron Pointer talk, he isn't in to academics. But to hear his instructors, to see his school records and to learn about his most recent statewide recognition, you wouldn't know it. Everyone, except the low-key New Madrid County Central High School senior, is touting him as an excellent example of today's vocational-technical education student...
Sheriff's department helping children create good memories (04/26/01)
According to the Prevent Child Abuse Missouri magazine, more than three million children were reported to child protective service agencies as alleged victims of abuse or neglect during 2000. One million of those reports were confirmed. But rather than focus on the victims during National Child Abuse Prevention Month in April, the Scott County Sheriff's Department is taking a pro-active approach to help children create positive memories with their family...
SHS still undefeated in conference (04/26/01)
The Notre Dame Bulldogs and the Sikeston Bulldogs split two games on Tuesday at VFW Stadium, but it was Sikeston that won the game that counted. In a makeup of a suspended game earlier in the year, Sikeston defeated Notre Dame 8-7 in nine innings, snapping the Bulldogs' seven-game winning streak...
Sikeston netters down Dexter; NMCC softball sweeps Caruthersville (04/26/01)
The Sikeston tennis team improved to 4-3 on the season with a 6-3 win over Dexter on Wednesday. Sikeston's top four singles players won along with the No. 1 and No. 2 doubles teams. "It's great to get a win - at this time of the year you like to win and get ready for district play," said Sikeston tennis coach Brian James. ...