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Stories from Tuesday, November 1, 2005

City's cameras up and running (11/01/05)
SIKESTON -- The city's new remote camera surveillance system is up and running. "It's just another tool in our toolbox that helps make our community safer," said Drew Juden, director of the Sikeston Department of Public Safety. "We have a total right now of 21 cameras," Juden said. ...
Rotary auction has become second nature to members (11/01/05)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Rotary Club has conducted its annual auction for so long the preparation process has practically become second nature to some of its members. "When you've done it for so long, you forget exactly how the process works," admitted auction co-chair Laura Green. "It's hard to explain."...
Man arrested for sodomy (11/01/05)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- A 32-year old man, formerly of Hayti, was arrested on statutory sodomy charges. According to Pemiscot County Sheriff Tommy Greenwell, Donald Allen Byrd was arrested Monday by the Naylor Police Department in Ripley County on a Pemiscot County warrant...
Sikeston JV football team shuts out Perryville (11/01/05)
PERRYVILLE - The Sikeston junior varsity football team closed out its season with a 14-0 road victory against Perryville on Monday. The JV Bulldogs took control early as sophomore Byron Davis returned the opening kickoff 75 yards for a touchdown. Davis scored the Bulldogs' second touchdown on a 4-yard run in the second quarter...
Omer Creech Jr. (11/01/05)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Omer Creech Jr., 78, formerly of Scott City, died at 12:10 a.m. Oct. 31, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Born Oct. 18, 1927, in Canton, son of the late Omer Everett and Virginia Laura Sloan Creech, he retired as principal of Chaffee Grade School in 1990. ...
Thomas Hartle (11/01/05)
CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. - Thomas M. Hartle, 75, died Oct. 26, 2005, at Connellsville. Born Jan. 10, 1930, in Missouri, son of the late Elmer Hartle and Carrie Stearns Hartle, he was of Sabbatarian belief. He was united in marriage to Shannon S. White, who survives of the home...
Joanne Campbell (11/01/05)
HALLSVILLE - Gladys "Joanne" Campbell, 71, died Oct. 30, 2005, at Boone Hospital Center. Born Jan. 13, 1934, in Brunswick, the daughter of the late Homer and Gladys Reichers Rogers, she was a member of the Hallsville Methodist Church and the Eastern Star...
George Whitaker (11/01/05)
WAPPAPELLO -- Pallbearers for funeral services conducted Monday at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Chapel for George L. Whitaker who died on Oct. 27, 2005, were: Winford Whitaker, Robert Sonny Reed, Harold Lawrence, Dennis Parks, Frank Moman and Jim Blurton...
Jeffery Brittain (11/01/05)
DEXTER - Pallbearers at funeral services conducted today at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Morehouse for Jeffery Lynn Brittian, who died Oct. 28, 2005, were: Thomas Lee, Roger Flanigan Jr., Steve Worley, Omer Hermes, Justin Hermes and Craig Shiver...
Bertie Cullins (11/01/05)
SIKESTON - Bertie Margaret Cullins, 86, died at 11:50 a.m. Oct. 31, 2005, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center in Sikeston. Born March 30, 1919, in Crowder, daughter of the late James William and Martha Ann Hodges Burns, she was a member of Tanner Street Church of God and had worked at the International Shoe Company in Sikeston...
Tommie Hefner (11/01/05)
SIKESTON - Pallbearers at services scheduled for 2 p.m. today at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel for Tommie N. Hefner, 83, formerly of Sikeston, who died on Oct. 28, 2005, were: Billy Don Ramer, Rick Kesler, Loman Garner, Bill Hupp, John Schaffer and Dub Hefner...
Dorothy Holmes (11/01/05)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Dorothy Jean Holmes, 56, died at 5 p.m. Oct. 31, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Visitation is after 5 p.m. Wednesday at Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie, where services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday.
R.F. Guerra (11/01/05)
CHARLESTON -- Dr. R.F. Guerra, 83, died at 9:25 a.m. Nov. 1, 2005, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Births (Published 11/1) (11/01/05)
MANCHESTER, Tenn. - Westley and Shelley Hazel are the parents of their second child, first son, born Sept. 27, 2005, in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Deacon Dale Hazel weighed 5 pounds 10 ounces and was 19.75 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Steve and Kay Simmons of Cape Girardeau...
Looking Back 11/1 (11/01/05)
SIKESTON - Pfc. and Mrs. Charles Taylor are the parents of a son born at the hospital Oct. 29. --- CHARLESTON - Jim Burden was born to Harold and Eleanor Burden of Charleston. SIKESTON - The five women chosen this year to win the harvest banquet awards of the women's division of the Chamber of Commerce have long participated in civic, church, professional and community activities. ...
Don't dilute voting process in the U.S. (11/01/05)
There is a massive struggle under way in this nation pitting Democrats and Republicans over the issue of voting rights. If you just sit back and examine the issue, the reasons are obvious. Democrats cater to infrequent voters and those often outside of the political process. Republicans, on the other hand, rely on traditional voters and those most often actively involved in the political process...
Speakout 11/1 (11/01/05)
I hope you all like this. Secretary of State lied and said President Bush was gonna keep the people over in Iraq another ten years. And now they're wanting to blame all of this on Cheney, Rowe and Libby so we can get Cheney out. Just forget about the people in Iraq coming home. ...