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Stories from Friday, November 14, 2003

County must pay $21,000 (11/14/03)
CHARLESTON - As if the budget isn't tight enough, Mississippi County has a new $21,000 bill to pay off. A Mississippi County prisoner who was convicted and awaiting sentencing required medical attention, according to Presiding Commissioner Jim Blumenberg. "He had a gall bladder attack," he said...
Three are nabbed for meth (11/14/03)
MOREHOUSE - A man law enforcement officials consider a "primary distributor" of methamphetamine in the Sikeston area was arrested after a search warrant was served at his home late Thursday. According to Sgt. Kevin Glaser with the Missouri Highway Patrol, officers took three persons into custody after a search warrant was served at a residence in The Colony, which is located south of Morehouse off Route E. ...
Standoff (11/14/03)
Officers with the Sikeston Department of Public Safety hold their guns on the residence at 312 Dorothy Friday morning after a man threatened another with a shotgun. The suspect gave himself up a short time later. No other information was available at press time...
Christopher Lynch (11/14/03)
CAPE GIRARDEAU - Christopher Edward Lynch, 45, died at 11 p.m. Nov. 12, 2003, in Scott City. Born Sept. 14, 1958, in Cape Girardeau, son of Mary Lou Robinson Lynch of Scott City and the late Donald Edward Lynch, he was a machinist for Blair Corporation and was a truck driver for Plaza Tire. A member of Eagles Aerie 3375 in Cape Girardeau and the American Dart Association, he was of the Catholic belief...
Tena Hunt (11/14/03)
EAST PRAIRIE - Tena Agnes Hunt, 85, died at 6:15 a.m. Nov. 14, 2003, at the East Prairie Nursing Center. Born April 30, 1918, at Hillsboro, daughter of the late William and Hassie Evans Thomure, she lived in East Prairie most of her life, where she was a member of the Gospel Assembly Church...
Birth (published 11/14) (11/14/03)
BENTON - Paul Joseph "Joey" and Sara Elizabeth Duffield are the parents of their first child, a daughter, born at 5:43 p.m. Oct. 6, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Annabelle Elizabeth Duffield weighed 3 pounds, 9 ounces and was 16-inches long...
Looking Back 11/14 (11/14/03)
SIKESTON - Beautiful 8-room home: Asbestos shingle siding, nice shady yard, corner location. Close in on paved street. Price, $6,000; half cash, remainder $30.71 per month. See Caleb Smith or Charles Butler at Land Merchants. SIKESTON - John Moll, bowling for Malone and Hyde, swept to victory and the $400 top prize money for Imperial Lanes first Bowl-a-thon last Friday and Saturday. ...
Speakout 11/14 (11/14/03)
To Mr. Time to End Welfare, I'll have you know there are a lot of people on welfare who aren't drugheads. Maybe you're the drughead. Maybe you are the one who has the real problem. And the programs for Christmas, those programs are to help children so the children can have Christmas. "Mr. Nazi" is who I think you are, communist. You need to be shipped off somewhere else, Mr. Time to End Welfare...