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Stories from Monday, April 23, 2007

Center earns accreditation (04/23/07)
SIKESTON -- Missouri Delta Inpatient Rehab Center at Missouri Delta Medical Center recently received a three-year accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities. "CARF accreditation shows a rehab center has gone above and beyond in the care of its patients. ...
On the run (04/23/07)
Youngsters from throughout Southeast Missouri took part in the Sikeston Stompers Invitational Saturday at the Sikeston Public Schools Stadium. There were 21 events with six age groups participating. The 4x400 relay proved to be a challenge for youngsters as they had to wait patiently for their teammates to bring them a baton but parents and coaches provided lots of encouragement...
Bearcats blank Oran, 10-0 (04/23/07)
ORAN - The Dexter Bearcats baseball team blanked the Oran Eagles on Saturday afternoon in the Scott County Invitational at Oran, 10-0 in five innings. Senior lefty Derrick Chamberlain pitched a complete game shutout for the Bearcats and held the powerful hitting Eagle lineup to only four hits. David Hessling supplied all the offense Dexter would need by going 2-for-3 with a home run and three runs driven in...
Sikeston track team competes well in the Cape Relays (04/23/07)
CAPE GIRARDEAU - The Sikeston Bulldogs boys and girls track team had a successful day on Saturday at the Cape Relays in Cape Girardeau. "It was a good day for us with some good competition," said head track coach Jerry Dement. "We ran and performed pretty well overall."...
Bulldogs capture first place in tourney (04/23/07)
POPLAR BLUFF - The Sikeston Bulldogs tennis team won first place in the Poplar Bluff Invitational on Saturday. Sikeston captured a total of 16 points, while Poplar Bluff and Cape Central tied for second place with 15.5 points apiece. Farmington was next with 11.5 and Dexter finished in last place with zero points...
Leora Newman (04/23/07)
PORTAGEVILLE - Leora Newman, 86, formerly of Morehouse and Sikeston, died at 7:30 p.m., April 22, 2007, at the Portageville Nursing Center. Born Dec. 20, 1920, in Canalou, to the late Leslie and Coela Greer Arbuckle, she taught foods and nutrition for 20 years for the University of Missouri Extension office in Benton. ...
LaDonna Hutchison (04/23/07)
BLOOMFIELD -- LaDonna Hutchison, 38, died April 21, 2007, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Born Sept. 9, 1968, at Poplar Bluff, to Doris Wyatt Hollis of Bloomfield and the late Eddie Beyerback, she was a 1986 graduate of Bloomfield High School and a bookkeeper at Bloomfield High School...
Jimmie Corzine Sr. (04/23/07)
DEXTER -- Jimmie D. Corzine Sr., 65, died April 21, 2007, at his home. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter, where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday.
Dellar Dodds (04/23/07)
SIKESTON - Pallbearers for services held at 11 a.m. today at Blanchard Funeral Chapel for Dellar Dodds, 82, who died April 19, 2007, were: Justin Tatum, Pete Wimberley, James Coplin, Aaron Coplin, Matthew Coplin and Jimmy Dodds. Burial followed at Matthews Cemetery...
Jack Jackson (04/23/07)
SIKESTON - Jack Jackson, 77, died April, 22, 2007, at Clearview Nursing Center in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete with Blanchard Funeral Chapel of Sikeston.
Births (Published 4/23) (04/23/07)
SIKESTON - Stephanie C. Anderson is the parent of her third child, second daughter, born at 7:16 p.m. March 4, 2007, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Kiera Paige Anderson weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 19 inches long. Grandparents are Russell and Debbie Turner...
Looking Back 4/23 (04/23/07)
SIKESTON - J.F. Fox Sr., former owner of the Homestead Hotel, has announced that he has purchased the hotel from Billy Walker. SIKESTON - A Bootheel citizens' rehabilitation council whose purpose is to draft a master plan for the extension and expansion of services for the handicapped was formed at a meeting Monday at the El Capri Restaurant...
Speakout 4/23 (04/23/07)
This is regarding the issue in your April 11 SpeakOut, It's the pits. I have raised pit bulls my entire life. Not one has ever turned on me or anyone that I know. I have a 4-year-old male pit bull named Billy Bob. He can even bark I love you when he wants a treat or when I am cooking pork chops...