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Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

Stories from Monday, November 4, 2002

For Sikeston students, learning can continue after school day is over (11/04/02)
SIKESTON - Maybe the student didn't grasp a concept that was presented in class or he had an excused absence that day. Whatever the reason, Sikeston Public Schools wants students who have fallen behind to have every opportunity to catch up and the teaching staff is willing to go above and beyond to make it happen...
Nice shot (11/04/02)
Jamie Yates watches his drive split the fairway in the Fifth Annual Santa Open at the Bootheel Golf Course Saturday. Proceeds from the tournament went to the Sikeston Community Christmas Campaign.
Race for mayor develops (11/04/02)
SIKESTON - Sikeston will have a race between candidates seeking to be its first elected mayor. Harry Sharp, who formerly served as a Charter commissioner, filed to run for mayor Oct. 30, according to Carroll Couch, city clerk. Councilman Mike Marshall has also filed for the position...
Brrrrr! (11/04/02)
Coats, gloves and blankets were a necessity for soccer fans Saturday and Sunday at the Eighth Annual Sikeston Bootheel Classic Invitational Soccer Tournament. Many fans braved the cold temperatures to watch the tournament which featured 125 teams representing 18 towns...
Program will fight domestic violence (11/04/02)
NEW MADRID -- In an effort to provide assistance for domestic violence victims, the New Madrid County Family Resource Center, with the help of other county agencies, has created Domestic Violence Assistance Program, or DVAP. "We found that in New Madrid County there were no formal information centers set up to help domestic violence victims," said Michelle Terrell, executive director of the New Madrid County Family Resource Center. "We have shelters, but not assistance programs."...
Goal (11/04/02)
Trent Garner of the Sikeston fourth grade soccer team (top photo) takes the ball away from a Franklin County player to score a goal Saturday in the 8th Annual Sikeston Bootheel Classic Invitational Soccer Tournament. Results from the tournament were unavailable at press time and will appear in Tuesday's edition...
Looking Back in Time at Nov. 4 (11/04/02)
SIKESTON - Mr. and Mrs. Dee Bottles are parents of a daughter, Barbara Lee, born Oct. 20. Mr. and Mrs. Bottles live on Route 2 near Sikeston. SIKESTON - The Delta Community Concert Association announces that arrangements have been completed to present concerts on Nov. 14 and Dec. 9...
Your View: two from 11/4 (11/04/02)
We are appalled at the continuing, relentless attack ads by the Carnahan Campaign against Mr. Talent, notwithstanding the death of his father Saturday night. Not once has that campaign let up on Mr. Talent - whether in the print media or on TV or radio!...
SpeakOut 11/4 (11/04/02)
I've never heard such griping that's going on today. No one is ever happy, at least it seems that way. You gripe about the government, no matter what they do. They're only trying to do their job as you should do your's too. You gripe about our schools, the teachers, the staff and crew. ...