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Stories from Monday, September 22, 2003

Man dies following two-car accident (09/22/03)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- A Tennessee resident sustained fatal injuries in a two-vehicle accident Sunday. According to the Missouri State Highway patrol, at 7:59 p.m., four miles southeast of Caruthersville, an accident occurred a vehicles driven by Marvin E. Crowell, 63, of Dyer, Tenn., and another driven by Heath A. Dycus, 30, of Dyersburg, Tenn., were headed southbound in Pemiscot County on State Highway 155. Dycus' vehicle rear-ended Crowell's vehicle...
Nashville musician returns to roots for performances (09/22/03)
SIKESTON - A former Southeast Missouri resident will provide the music as Sikeston celebrates its cotton heritage. Hunter Moore will do a public performance at the Malone Street Grill on Sept. 27 and workshops in area schools during this week's Cotton Carnival. Workshops for students are planned in Sikeston on Wednesday, Charleston on Thursday and New Madrid on Friday...
Tour de Trinity (09/22/03)
Youth pastor Shawn Deal prepares Trinity Gospel Church youth and the International Christian Cycling Club for their first Tour de Trinity bicycle race Saturday. ICCC race team members teamed up with participants from the youth group. Present from the ICCC were: Kent Jones, Rich Pierce, Bill Menchak, Don Kueneke, Tom Light, Paul Mueller and Deal. ...
Window work (09/22/03)
Jacob Vandeven and James Wheatley with Edgewater Glass Co. are silhouetted against the new blue-tinted windows at the New Madrid Baptist Church on Scott Street in New Madrid as they work together to trace the shape of the glass to complete their work. ...
Lacy Riley (09/22/03)
PORTAGEVILLE - Lacy Jane Riley, daughter of Thomas Paul and Nancy Nored Riley, died at birth Sept. 19, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Survivors in addition to her parents include: one brother, Richard Clay Riley of Portageville; paternal grandparents Dorothy J. ...
Marcella Crowson Caldwell (09/22/03)
SIKESTON - Marcella Crowson Caldwell, 76, died at 8:55 p.m. Sept. 20, 2003, at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born June 29, 1927, in Sikeston, daughter of the late Jessie and Fairrie Barnhill Golightly, she was of the General Baptist belief. She was a retired cook and had worked for the National Lock Company...
Timothy Wagner (09/22/03)
MALDEN - Timothy John Wagner, 39, died Sept. 20, 2003, at his parents' home near Catron. Born Feb. 24, 1964, in Memphis, Tenn., son of Wendell Earl and Betty Jane Buttrey Wagner of Catron, he was a member of the First Baptist Church in Parma. On Dec. 29, 2000, at Piggott, Ark., he married Vicki Jo Cunningham who survives of the home...
Voneita Myracle (09/22/03)
BERTRAND - Voneita L. Phillips Myracle, 73, died at 11 a.m. Sept. 21, 2003, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Alta Ward (09/22/03)
EAST PRAIRIE - Alta S. Ward, 93, died at 2:25 a.m. Sept. 21, 2003, at the Charleston Manor. Born Jan. 1, 1910, in Winchester, Tenn., daughter of the late Jake and Ruthie Travis Smith, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in East Prairie. She moved to Missouri in 1913 and lived in East Prairie most of her life...
Barbara Hampton (09/22/03)
DEXTER - Pallbearers at services conducted Wednesday at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home for Barbara Hampton, 69, who died Sept. 16, 2003, were: Derek Hampton, Eric Hampton, Devin Hampton, Randy Peck, Steven Peck and Stanley Creado.
Iva Hart (09/22/03)
PARAGOULD, Ark. - Iva Dell Hart, 74, formerly of Portageville, Mo., died at 11:28 a.m. Sept. 20, 2003, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital. Born March 21, 1929, in Knobel, Ark., daughter of the late Homer Lewis and Opal Jenkins Barksdale, she earned a Bachelor of Science in education. She was a school teacher for seven years at Knobel and 27 years in Portageville before retiring and was of the Church of Christ belief...
Tommie Cochran Sr. (09/22/03)
SCOTT CITY - Tommie Ray Cochran Sr, 49, died at 7:47 a.m. Sept. 21, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Born Dec. 16, 1953, in Kankakee, Ill., son of William Owen Cochran of Pueblo, Colo., and the late Delories Spriggs, he was a supervisor for Industrial Fuels and Resources and a veteran of the U.S. Army...
Janece Wilson (09/22/03)
DEXTER - Pallbearers at services conducted Wednesday at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home for Janece Wilson, 92, who died Sept. 17, 2003, were: Leslie Bolden, Becky Pylant, Johnny Wilson, Angie Suiter, Melody Beagles and Michael Davis.
Susan Jensen (09/22/03)
HOUSTON, Texas - Susan Evans Jensen, 58, died at 6:45 a.m. Sept. 21, 2003, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston, Mo.
Dale King (09/22/03)
MADISON, Ala. - Dale Allen King, 36, died Sept. 18, 2003, at his home. Born Jan. 10, 1967, in International Falls, Minn., he was the son of Marie Wood of Athens, Ala., and Don King of Sikeston, Mo. He graduated from Sikeston High School and owned and operated the Athens Tractor Salvage Company...
Mozella Sanders (09/22/03)
EAST PRAIRIE - Mozella Sanders, 73, died at 9:50 p.m. Sept. 20, 2003, at the Bertrand Nursing Facility. Born Feb. 11, 1930, in Hickman, Ky., daughter of the late Eddie Watson and Inar Davis Watson Busby, she lived in Mississippi County most of her life...
Looking Back in Time at Sept. 22 (09/22/03)
CANALOU - Miss Mary Waldman, who is a member of the school faculty at Canalou, returned to her home here Friday evening to spend the cotton vacation. SIKESTON - The new Holiday Inn, located one mile south of Sikeston, is scheduled to be completed on Nov. 1, according to John Haguegood, construction superintendent of Potosi...
SpeakOut 9/22 (09/22/03)
I have a neighbor who has a Dalmatian that has bitten several people and the police where I live won't do anything about it. Who can I call to get something done? ---- I have a neighbor who drives a big truck and parks it in his driveway. The truck has a big alarm system on it. He gets in and out of the truck all hours of the night. I have seen where he has a burner in it, like he's trying to cook something in the back of the trailer. I think this is activity is suspicious. Who can I call?...