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Stories from Monday, April 20, 2009

Opening the door to home ownership (04/20/09)
SIKESTON -- Since Sikeston's Habitat for Humanity group formed almost three years ago, one of the biggest hurdles is educating the public about who is eligible for the homes and getting eligible applicants. "Once something new starts in the community, it's just a matter of educating the public to be aware," said Jackie Herndon, co-chairwoman of the steering committee...
Heart of Dixie (04/20/09)
NEW MADRID -The "magnificent and beautiful appointed theatre building is, beyond doubt, the most modernly equipped theatre between St. Louis and Memphis" the newspaper exclaims. The story, from the July 26, 1935, New Madrid Weekly Record, boasts of the building's major renovation and expansion as a movie theatre...
Helton to lead Bluejays (04/20/09)
CHARLESTON -- The Charleston Bluejays will have a new head football coach pacing the sidelines this upcoming football season. Jeremy Helton will take over the play calling duties for the Bluejays during the 2009-2010 football season. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Anna Masterson (04/20/09)
NEW MADRID -- Anna Mae Zachary Masterson, 78, passed away April 19, 2009, surrounded by her family at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Freda McAnally (04/20/09)
BLOOMFIELD -- Freda May McAnally, 56, died April 17, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Chiles-Cooper Funeral Home in Bloomfield. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Kitty Sylvan (04/20/09)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Susie "Kitty" Sullivan, 82, died April 20, 2009, at the Golden Living Center in New Madrid. Arrangements are incomplete with DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville.
Marilyn Burch (04/20/09)
SIKESTON -- Marilyn Anne Burch, 67, died April 18, 2009, at the home of her daughter in Bell City. Funeral arrangements are with the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Amy Horne (04/20/09)
SIKESTON -- Amy Jo Roberts Horne, 36, died April 19, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Barbara Bouldrey (04/20/09)
SIKESTON -- Barbara Ann Bouldrey, 61, died April 18, 2009, at the Clearview Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Chet Walters (04/20/09)
DEXTER -- Pallbearers for services conducted Friday at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Chapel for Chester "Chet" Walters, 87, who died on April 15, 2009, were: Jim Stuever, Jon Stuever, Harvey Noyes, David Noyes, Phil Dawson and Larry Meadows.