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Stories from Wednesday, August 22, 2001

Student altercation escalates (08/22/01)
NEW MADRID - An altercation between two high school students escalated Monday afternoon when one of the young men attempted to stalk the other with a shotgun. According to New Madrid County R-1 school officials, the incident began during the final hour of the school day Monday when two freshmen became involved in a verbal argument. ...
SPEAKOUT (08/22/01)
We always hear about Social Security going broke, no money in the funds, but you never hear anything about the welfare funds. Welfare has broke this country. People on welfare are getting all the benefits you could receive. They get Medicaid, food stamps, rent paid for in Section 8 but you never hear anything about that going broke. ...