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Stories from Friday, February 20, 2009

Inmates aid in cleanup (02/20/09)
BENTON -- The clean-up process on Scott County roads has begun. On Thursday, inmates at the county jail began working to pick up limbs alongside county roads and place them in a wood chipper. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Sikeston school puts the fun in fundraiser (02/20/09)
SIKESTON -- A painting by the preschool students and personalized afghan featuring fourth graders are among items to be auctioned during St. Francis Xavier School's annual dinner, dance and auction set for 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Parish Center. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
New bridge contract is signed (02/20/09)
CHARLESTON -- With contracts now signed, another step toward a new bridge on County Road 522 over the Wolf Hole Lateral is taken. Dennis Cox, an engineer for Smith and Co. of Poplar Bluff, brought in bridge construction contracts for Mississippi County Commissioners to sign during their regular meeting Thursday...
FBI seeks help to ID remains found (02/20/09)
DEXTER -- The FBI is seeking assistance to identify a woman with possible ties to Stoddard County and whose skeletal remains were found nearly 10 years ago in New Mexico. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Delta gets revenge with win over Kelly (02/20/09)
DELTA -- The Kelly Lady Hawks didn't have quite enough to take down the Delta Lady Bobcats for a season sweep on Thursday evening. Fresh off of a triple-overtime victory on Wednesday night against Charleston, the Lady Hawks fell 48-39 to the Lady Bobcats in Delta...
Angle still alive in state wrestling (02/20/09)
COLUMBIA -- Sikeston freshman Blake Angle remained alive in the Class 3 state wrestling tournament on Thursday in Columbia. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lady Eagles grind out win on Senior Night (02/20/09)
ORAN -- A valuable lesson was learned when taking on the Oran Lady Eagles on Thursday night; don't give Abbey Anderson another reason to win. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jackson rolls past Kelly (02/20/09)
BENTON -- The Jackson Indians dispatched the Kelly Hawks 68-45 Thursday evening in Benton. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Sikeston girls fall to Saxony; SCC boys cruise by Chaffee (02/20/09)
JACKSON (SMNS) -- Saxony Lutheran emerged victorious against Sikeston by a healthy margin to improve their record to 7-13. PORTAGEVILLE -- The Portageville Lady Bulldogs improved to 22-2 on the season with a 70-53 win over East Prairie Thursday night...
Susie A. Graham (02/20/09)
LILBOURN -- Susie A. Graham, 68, died Feb. 19, 2009 Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Chapel in Lilbourn. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Robert Braswell (02/20/09)
DEXTER -- Robert Braswell, 45, died Feb. 18, 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...
Bill Whitson (02/20/09)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for services scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church for William A. "Bill" Whitson, 83, who died at 8:35 p.m. Feb. 18, 2009, will be: Bill Davis, Kevin Lankheit, Johnny Guffey, Will Dixon, Tyler Dixon and Chris Whitson...
Brylea Hunsperger (02/20/09)
WYATT -- Brylea Anne Hunsperger, infant daughter of Jason and Sharron Simpson Hunsperger of Wyatt, died at 4:05 a.m. Feb. 19, 2009, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete at McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Millie Wallhausen (02/20/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Mildred Savell "Millie" Wallhausen, 94, formerly of Charleston, died Feb. 19, 2009, at her home in East Prairie. Arrangements are incomplete at McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.