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Stories from Sunday, April 5, 2009

Girls Player of the Year: Dexter's Heil sets standard for Lady Cats (04/05/09)
DEXTER -- Dexter's Katelyn Heil is the perfect example of a team player. When asked about being named the Standard Democrat's Girls Player of the Year for the second year in a row, the senior was quick to point to her teammates. "I would be nowhere without my team," Heil said. ...
Two vie for mayor position (04/05/09)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston voters will choose between two proven community leaders when they cast their ballot Tuesday for the city's next mayor. Both men -- Mike Bohannon and Jerry Pullen -- have spent most of their lives as residents of the city running successful businesses here...
Health center receives grant (04/05/09)
SIKESTON -- A Southeast Missouri community health center received federal funds to help provide a discount for its uninsured and underinsured patients who qualify. On Monday SEMO Health Network headquartered in New Madrid was awarded $341,007 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The only other local agency awarded a HHS grant was Cross Trails Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, which received $223,796...
Hanging it up (04/05/09)
Works from the 25th Annual Bootheel Regional Judged Art Show, featuring the work of 60 artists from throughout this region, are now on display at the Sikeston Depot. Over 140 pieces are displayed, making it one of the largest shows in recent memory, according to Mike Marsh with the Sikeston Depot. ...
Boy's Player of the Year: Porter wraps up remarkable career for SHS (04/05/09)
SIKESTON -- Remarkable is the only word to describe senior Michael Porter's final year with the Sikeston Bulldogs. Porter brought his storied high school career to a close with an impressive 2008-2009 season. Porter averaged 21.3 points and 8.4 rebounds per game this past season, while he was able to record 70 steals as well. ...
Hubert DeLay (04/05/09)
SIKESTON -- Hubert L. DeLay Sr., 83, died at 5:50 p.m. on Friday, April 3, 2009 at his home in Sikeston following an extended illness. Arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Florine Dowdy (04/05/09)
DEXTER -- Florine Mae Dowdy, 85, died March 31, 2009, at the Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter. Arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Chapel in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Helen Butler (04/05/09)
SIKESTON -- Helen Butler, 73, died at 9:25 a.m. April 3, 2009, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center. Arrangements are with Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
I.V. Koller (04/05/09)
PORTAGEVILLE -- I.V. Barker Koller, 89, formerly of Swifton, died March 28, 2009, at Hayti. Arrangements are with Jackson's Newport Funeral Home in Newport, Ark. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...