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Stories from Monday, November 3, 2008

Bootheel Classic action (11/03/08)
Sikeston's Jason Erwin snags a ball from two Dyersburg defenders on Saturday in the Sikeston Bootheel Classic. Nearly 120 teams took part in the three-day tournament, with over 400 games played in various locations throughout Sikeston.
Sikeston installing CodeRED system (11/03/08)
SIKESTON --Should there be an emergency in Sikeston, residents can be notified quickly, thanks to a new system installed by the Department of Public Safety. The "CodeRED" Emergency Notification System is an ultra high-speed telephone communication system that will allow the department to relay vital public safety information to the public, according to a news release from DPS...
Procedure is new option in liposuction process (11/03/08)
SIKESTON -- A local doctor is offering an exclusive option for fighting the battle of the bulge. Dr. Ken Stone's Skin Medics Medi-Spa Clinic is now offering LipoLite. "It's laser-assisted liposuction," said Kiley Adams, spa technician for the clinic. "There's nobody else in this area that has LipoLite. It is the newest procedure out there and is FDA approved."...
Sikeston Soccer Classic (11/03/08)
14th Annual Montgomery Bank Sikeston Bootheel Classic
Gary Lathum (11/03/08)
SIKESTON -- Carl Gary Lathum, 66, died Nov. 1, 2008, at the Chaffee Nursing Center. He was born Oct. 4, 1942, the son of Maxine Daugherty Lathum of Sikeston and the late Ezra Lathum, formerly of Matthews. On May 15, 1962, he married Sharon Wright of Oran, from that union, two sons were born, Gary Lathum II and Gregry Lathum...
Nellie A. Wampler (11/03/08)
COLONA, Ill. -- Nellie A. Wampler, 87, formerly of Bloomfield, Mo., died Oct. 30, 2008, at Silvis. Born Feb. 10. 1921, at Puxico, Mo., to the late Walter and Armitte Wren Shurm, she had lived in Colona for the past several years. In August 1939, she married George Pruett who preceded her in death on April 5, 1951. On March 24, 1958, she married Clinton Wampler and he preceded her in death on Oct. 10, 1978...
Johnny Lishman (11/03/08)
BERTRAND -- Johnny Ray Lishman, 65, died at 2:40 a.m. Nov. 2, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete with McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Billy Williamson (11/03/08)
DEXTER -- Pallbearers at services conducted Saturday at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter for Billy D. Williamson, 76, who died Oct. 30, 2008, were: Tyler Sloan, Todd Sloan, Trey Sloan, Jake Williamson, Erik Rodgers, Zach Rodgers and Kyle Rodgers...
Stella Mullin (11/03/08)
SIKESTON -- Stella Isabell Mullin, 93, died Nov. 1, 2008, at her home. Born Dec. 31, 1914, at Rossville, Ga., to the late Larkin A. and Anna Werfield Brown, she was a member of the Little Vine Baptist Church. On Oct. 12, 1932, she married Lee Roy Mullin and they were married 60 years. He preceded her in death on Sept. 28, 1992...
Charles Rogers (11/03/08)
LOWNDES -- Charles Jerome Rogers, 68, died Oct. 31, 2008, at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Born March 13, 1940, in Esty, Mich., to the late Charles E. and Romaine Goodrich Rogers, he moved to Southeast Missouri in 1944 and had lived most of his life in Stoddard and Wayne counties. He was a member of the Community Church of Christ near Lowndes...
Bill Long (11/03/08)
LEBANON -- William H. "Bill" Long, 84, formerly of Lilbourn, died Oct. 30, 2008, at Lebanon. Born Oct. 22, 1924, at Elbridge, Tenn., to the late William Harden and Pearl Bailey Long, he had been employed at Anheuser Busch in St. Louis and was of the Methodist belief...
David Pepple (11/03/08)
CHAFFEE -- David Pepple, 76, died Nov. 2, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Lois Hughes (11/03/08)
MOREHOUSE -- Lois Hughes, 78, died Nov. 1, 2008, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete with Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston.
Regina Anderson (11/03/08)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for services conducted today at Saint Francis Xavier Church for Regina Anderson, 88, who died on Oct. 30, 2008, were: Mike Todt, Dan Todt, Eddie Todt, John Schlitt, Greg Todt and Bill Lewis. Nunnelee Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements...
Looking Back 11-03 (11/03/08)
SIKESTON - Mr. and Mrs. Rufus White of Sikeston are parents of a son born today. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Moore of Matthews are parents of a son, also born today. SIKESTON - Approval of $176,968 in federal funds for the operation of Head Start programs in six Bootheel counties and one county in central Missouri was received today...
SpeakOut 11-03 (11/03/08)
In answer to a recent SpeakOut about wearing campaign material in the polling place - Missouri law prohibits anyone from bringing campaign material into the polling place (Sec. 115.637.18). This includes campaign material that might be worn (hats, buttons, shirts, etc.). ...