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Stories from Monday, September 29, 2003

Car show (09/29/03)
The second annual American Legion Car Show was held Saturday at the Cotton Carnival with many different trophies awarded to the winners. Here people gather to look at one of the vehicles entered in the contest. The show was presented by the Skills USA VICA SCTC Chapter of the Sikeston Career and Technology Center...
Parade fun (09/29/03)
Spectators at the American Legion Cotton Carnival parade rush into the street to pick up candy thrown from floats Saturday morning. Thousands lined the streets to watch one of the staples of Cotton Carnival week. Miss Cotton Carnival was then crowned after the parade...
Geneva Lambert (09/29/03)
SPRINGDALE, Ark. -- Geneva Estelle Murphy Lambert, 74, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Sept. 26, 2003, at Springdale Northwest Medical Center. Born Feb. 1, 1929, in Crystal Springs, daughter of the late Charles Bearden and Lucinda Moon Murphy, at the age of 14 she moved to Sikeston where she lived until her move to Springdale in April 2003. ...
Rosella Chandler (09/29/03)
CHARLESTON - Rosella P. "Rosie" Chandler, 68, died at 10:16 a.m. Sept. 27, 2003, at the Charleston Manor. Born Oct. 1, 1934, in Charleston to Eathel Holmes Scheffer of Charleston and the late Frank H. Scheffer Sr., she had lived in Charleston most of her life and was of the Catholic belief...
George Mazurkiewicz (09/29/03)
SIKESTON -- George Mazurkiewicz, 75, died Sept. 28, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Born Feb. 6, 1928, in Milwaukee, Wis., son of the late Stefan and Josephine Mazurkiewicz, he was a member of the First Assembly of God in Ladish County in Milwaukee. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served in the Korean War and was a machinist before retiring...
James Sonney (09/29/03)
DEXTER -- James Byron Sonney, 61, died Sept. 27, 2003, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Born June 1, 1942, in Greene County, Ark., son of the late Oliver and Mae Graham Sonney, he was a member of the Second General Baptist Church in Dexter and a former forklift operator at Stanislaus Food in Modesto, Calif...
Looking Back in Time at Sept. 29 (09/29/03)
SIKESTON - Complimentary ticket from the Sikeston Standard will admit Dr. and Mrs. B.L. McMullin to the Malone Theater Tuesday to see "Two Tickets to London." SIKESTON - Miss Leslie Carol Schuchart, 4-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Donald Schuchart, and Master Eugene Cox, 4-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Travis Cox, won their crowns in the King and Queen Cotton Top Contest, the traditional opening feature of the annual American Legion Cotton Carnival...
Your View 9/29: Saying thanks (09/29/03)
Christians Without Partners met Sept. 20 at the Lilbourn General Baptist Church. We had a hayride and a cookout. We would like to especially thank the man who drove the tractor for us and the two men who donated the use of their tractor, trailer and hay. We would also like to thank the Lilbourn Church of God for donating some of the food for our cookout. Several people were there and seemed to enjoy themselves...
SpeakOut 9/29 (09/29/03)
Good luck This is to Brenda, the teller at the bank. I am so sorry you are leaving. We are going to miss you very much. We appreciate you and love you and wish you good luck in Texas. Thank you for being such a good teller. Slug the slugs With regard to the person having problems with slugs in the kitchen, it is more than likely a problem with the slugs crawling in under the plumbing and under the sink. ...