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Stories from Friday, October 15, 2004

Area projects funded (10/15/04)
CLARKSDALE, Miss. - Federal funds will pave the way for local transportation improvements and business development projects. Delta Regional Authority Federal Co-chairman Pete Johnson announced that $370,582 in federal funds were awarded for nine projects in Missouri...
Fire will impact county's budget (10/15/04)
CHARLESTON - Loss of sales tax revenue as a result of Wally's Chew Chew restaurant burning down will have a serious impact on Mississippi County, according to county commissioners. Commissioners discussed the anticipated effect during their regular meeting Thursday...
Dining service seeks to offer healthy choices (10/15/04)
SIKESTON -- Rivers Fowler decided to have his usual Thursday: turkey breast on a Kaiser roll. The high school junior said that's what he eats every day and likes it. The new "Sandwich Central," which offers other kinds of hoagie-type sandwiches with fresh vegetable toppings and milk, at Sikeston Senior High is just one of the different foods offered by the district's recently privatized dining service...
Taylor scores five goals for Sikeston (10/15/04)
KENNETT - The Sikeston soccer team evened its record at 9-9-1 on the season with a 9-0 shutout at Kennett on Thursday. Sikeston's Blake Taylor came within one goal of tying a school record by scoring five goals in the game. Senior teammate J.R. Bizzell holds the school record with six goals. Adam Garrett also scored five goals in a game...
Rosemary Duggins (10/15/04)
PORTAGEVILLE - Rosemary Duggins, 72, died Oct. 15, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Born Feb. 3, 1932, in Portageville, daughter of Grace Cooke DeLisle of Portageville and the late Bernard DeLisle, she was a member of St. Eustachius Catholic Church...
Martha Riley (10/15/04)
NEW MADRID - Martha S. Riley, 89, died Oct. 15, 2004, at her home in New Madrid. Visitation is tentatively scheduled for 5 p.m. Sunday at the Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid where a Parish Rosary is scheduled at 5:30 p.m. A funeral Mass is planned for Monday at Immaculate Conception Church in New Madrid...
Marjorie Clubb (10/15/04)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Pallbearers at services for Marjorie Jane Clubb, 71, who died Oct. 12, 2004, were: Michael "Mike" Goskie, Darrall "Chip" Lemons, Bill Hess, Dean Campbell, Martin Limbaugh and Ray Preston. Services were conducted at 11 a.m. today at the Fellowship Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau with burial in the Whitener Cemetery. Nunnelee Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements...
Pete Chaney (10/15/04)
SIKESTON - Carl P. "Pete" Chaney Jr., 50, formerly of East Prairie, died at 12:01 a.m. Oct. 14, 2004, at his home. Born Sept. 2, 1954, in Peoria, Ill., son of the late Carl P. and Bertie Irene Hurley Chaney, he was a truck driver. Survivors include: one son, Ronny Chaney of Sikeston; four daughters, Heather Chaney and Leslie Moreland of Ellsinore and Megan Chaney and Hollie Stoner of Sikeston; one brother, Clarence Chaney of Sikeston; one sister, Carla Heabel of St. ...
Carolyn Bowles (10/15/04)
POPLAR BLUFF - Carolyn Bowles, formerly of East Prairie, died Oct. 15, 2004, at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie.
Nellie Tanner (10/15/04)
NEW MADRID - Nellie Tanner, 93, died Oct. 13, 2004, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center. Born Oct. 26, 1910, in Conran, daughter of the late Jim Neopolian and Ella Louise Shephard Price, she was a charter member of the First United Pentecostal Church in New Madrid...
Births (Published 10/15) (10/15/04)
DAYTON, Ohio - Danny and Connie Lickteig are the parents of their second child, first daughter, born at 2:56 a.m. Sept. 9, 2004, at the Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton. Kaylene Marie Lickteig weighed 7 pounds, 8 3/4 oz. and was 19 1/2-inches long. Mrs. Lickteig is the daughter of Ronnie and Barbara McIntyre of Morehouse, Mo...
Looking Back 10/15 (10/15/04)
BLODGETT - A community dinner in honor of "Aunt" Jane Peal on her 93rd birthday was given yesterday in the basement of the Methodist Episcopal Church. SIKESTON - Iowa Beef Packers Inc. with administrative offices in Denison, Iowa, has recently announced the appointment of Maurice McGill as vice president-finance. ...
Speakout 10/15 (10/15/04)
I owe some money to two businesses in the small town where I live. I have faced some financial hardship and haven't been able to pay them. I have asked God to forgive me for not being able to pay my debts and want these businesses to know that I am sorry and will pay them just as soon as I can...