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Stories from Monday, January 26, 2009

Pageants provide chance to live dream (01/26/09)
SIKESTON -- Any girls or young women who watched Saturday's Miss America pageant and thought "I wish that could be me" have the chance to make their dream come true. Sikeston's 17th annual Miss Sikeston Winter Princess Scholarship Pageant is set for Feb. 7. The pageant is a preliminary for the Miss Missouri and Miss America pageants...
Fire truck crash injures two (01/26/09)
MORLEY - A fire truck overturned injuring two firemen on Saturday. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Citizens warned of impending weather (01/26/09)
SIKESTON -- Should the region receive the wintry mix forecast for tonight and Tuesday, residents should be prepared, and motorists should stay off the roads. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
SHS finishes 7th in SEMO Conference (01/26/09)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Bulldog wrestling squad had an impressive outing this weekend at the SEMO conference wrestling tournament held at Cape Central High School. The Bulldogs finished 7th in the 12 team conference, with all eight Sikeston wrestlers finishing in the top six of their weight classes...
Don Taylor (01/26/09)
DEXTER -- Don Taylor, 95, died Jan. 24, 2009, at the Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Thomas Earl Trout (01/26/09)
DEXTER -- Thomas Earl Trout, 78, died Jan. 24, 2009, at the Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Puxico. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Buddy Gowan (01/26/09)
NEW MADRID -- Harold "Buddy" Gowan, 78, died Jan. 24, 2009, at New Madrid. Funeral arrangements are with the DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ansley Waller Stapleton (01/26/09)
SIKESTON -- Ansley C. Waller Stapleton, 19 months, died Jan. 26, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center from complications of an extended illness. Arrangements are incomplete with the Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston.
Bill Bryant (01/26/09)
MOREHOUSE -- Pallbearers for funeral services conducted today at Ponder Funeral Home for Bill Bryant, 74, who died Jan. 21, 2009, were: Dan Jennings, Tommy Jennings, Clayton Nickels, Pete Leija, Tim Sanders and Mark Roberts.
Mildred Crawford (01/26/09)
CAPE GIRARDEAU - Mildred L. Crawford, 64, formerly of Sikeston, died Jan. 24, 2009, at the Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at the Blanchard Funeral Home in Sikeston.
Norman Bullinger (01/26/09)
CHAFFEE -- Norman G. Bullinger, 75, died Jan. 25, 2009, at the Chaffee Nursing Center. Arrangements are incomplete with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Mildred Marble (01/26/09)
FRANKSTON, Texas -- Mildred Marble, 88 passed away Jan. 23, 2009. Funeral arrangements are with the Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home in Tyler. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Rick Conner (01/26/09)
DEXTER -- Rick Conner, 61, died Jan. 24, 2009, at the Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Midge Davis (01/26/09)
CHAFFEE -- Mildred "Midge" Davis, 95, died at 3:55 p.m. Jan. 24, 2009, at the Chaffee Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...