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Stories from Monday, July 23, 2007

Caruthersville man jailed after trying to have sex with juvenile (07/23/07)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- A Caruthersville man in in jail after reportedly attempting to have sex with a 12-year-old girl. According to the Caruthersville Police Department, officers responded to Taven apartments at approximately 8:15 a.m. Saturday, in reference to a 20-year-old male and 12-year-old female possibly in the field between the apartments and Wal-Mart attempting to have sex...
State Champs (07/23/07)
Charleston players Chase McClendon (2) and Tommy Starr dump a bucket of ice water on manager Michael Minner after the Fighting Squirrels won the Missouri State Senior Babe Ruth championship Sunday afternoon. Looking on is Squirrels assistant coach Robyn Minner...
Public information officer appointed for Sikeston DPS (07/23/07)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Department of Public Safety has appointed a public information officer for the department. DPS Director Drew Juden announced the appointment of Sgt. Jim McMillen to the PIO position during today's news conference. McMillen said he is excited about this new assignment and hopes to promote the department in a positive, professional manner...
Housing Authority, DPS partner to reduce crime (07/23/07)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Housing Authority has partnered with the Sikeston Department of Public Safety to reduce crime by funding new DPS positions. City officials and Housing Authority board members announced during a special news conference this morning that four people have been hired by DPS and designated as Housing Authority Officers...
Squirrels roll to title; will play next in North Dakota (07/23/07)
CHARLESTON -- For years, Senior Babe Ruth baseball in Charleston was something to do in the summer -- just for fun. But when Michael Minner arrived as head coach three years ago, he gave the team an identity, a catchy nickname and a purpose. The team became known as the Fighting Squirrels, but more importantly, the team will also be known as the 2007 state champions...
Geneva Henderson (07/23/07)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Geneva Henderson, 80, died July 22, 2007, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete with Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie.
Nicholas Hartline (07/23/07)
DEXTER - Nicholas Joseph Hartline, 24, died July 21, 2007, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis. Born Feb. 3, 1983, at Alton, Ill., son of Scott and Donna Litzler Hartline of Dexter, he was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dexter. He had attended the Missouri State School and was employed with the Stoddard Day Activity Center in Dexter...
Diana Deprow (07/23/07)
DEXTER - Pallbearers for services conducted today at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter for Diana Marie Deprow, 38, who died July 19, 2007, were: Brad Deprow, Joey Deprow, Keith Monroe, Logan Monroe, Matt Underhile and Richard Warren.
Anna Limbaugh (07/23/07)
PUXICO - Pallbearers for services conducted today at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Puxico for Anna Pauline Limbaugh, 82, who died July 19, 2007, were: Stephanie Reynolds, Rick Reynolds, Lin Rowe, Katie Rowe, Robb Rowe and Sara Rowe.
Jewel Ross (07/23/07)
CHAFFEE - Jewel Ross, 86, died at 1:42 a.m. July 22, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Born Feb. 17, 1921, at Whitewater, to the late George Burrette and Annie Matilda McCormick Kinder, she was a retired machine operator. She worked at Buckstein Pants Factory and later at Florsheim Shoe Co. ...
Delphine Skidmore (07/23/07)
CLARKTON - Delphine Louise Skidmore, 86, died July 21, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born July 14, 1921, at Gideon, to the late Elijah and Anna Belle Teal Kinsey, she retired from the Gideon Flower Shop and was affiliated with the First Baptist Church in Clarkton...
Births (Published 7/23) (07/23/07)
SIKESTON - David Lee Pemberton Jr. and Mary Estes are the parents of their first child, a son, born at 5:49 p.m. June 16, 2007, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. David Lee "Trace" Pemberton III weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 20 inches long...
Looking Back 7/23 (07/23/07)
SIKESTON - An Open House will be conducted tomorrow for the SeMo Motor Co. to introduce the public to its new location, Highway 61 north. SIKESTON - The Rotary Club was told how to form an Interact Club of high schools students at its meeting last night at the Rustic Rock Inn...
Speakout 7/23 (07/23/07)
Someone told me that Gov. Blunt signed a bill last week up in Jefferson City that we have the right to protect ourselves if someone breaks in on us. We could actually shoot the person that breaks into our house. I was just wanting to know if this is true. ...