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Stories from Thursday, April 23, 2009

Robber sought (04/23/09)
SIKESTON - An early morning robbery Wednesday may be linked to one in Tennessee. The Sikeston Department of Public Safety was alerted to an armed robbery at Sally Beauty Supply, 1213 S. Main St. around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Dog poisonings are under investigation in Mississippi County (04/23/09)
DELMO -- Police are searching for someone responsible for the poisoning and killing of several dogs Wednesday in Mississippi County. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Sikeston groups will join forces (04/23/09)
SIKESTON -- For the first time two Sikeston groups will join forces to unite the area in prayer during next month's National Day of Prayer. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Big second inning lifts Kelly to win (04/23/09)
BENTON -- The Kelly Hawks went into Wednesday afternoon's contest against the Cape Central Tigers fresh off of a Tuesday afternoon loss to St. Vincent by a final of 12-1. Twenty four hours later and the Hawks were back on their home diamond, this time escaping with an 8-3 victory over Cape Central...
Flying high (04/23/09)
CHARLESTON -- Still flying high after their historic win over the Sikeston Bulldogs earlier this week, the Charleston Bluejays continued their winning ways by pummeling the visiting Scott County Central Braves on Wednesday afternoon in a five inning 14-0 win...
Sikeston netters fall; SHS golfers finish third (04/23/09)
DEXTER -- The Dexter Bearcat tennis team moved to 5-0 in dual matches, defeating Sikeston 8-1 Wednesday afternoon. FARMINGTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs finished third in the 14-team Festus Invitational Golf Tournament held at Crown Point Golf Club in Farmington Wednesday...
Lola Nelson (04/23/09)
SIKESTON -- Lola Elizabeth Nelson, 93, died at 3:10 a.m. April 22, 2009, at the Miner 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...
Boyd Applewhite (04/23/09)
CHICAGO -- Boyd Applewhite, 65, died at 11:30 p.m. April 14, 2009. Funeral arrangements are with the Golden Gate Funeral Home Ltd. of Chicago. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jimmy Tilmon (04/23/09)
BERNIE -- Jimmy Buel Tilmon, 66, died April 21, 2009, at the Poplar Bluff Regional Hospital. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
James Kelley (04/23/09)
ESSEX -- James William Kelley, 82, died April 21, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home of Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Janetta Groves (04/23/09)
SIKESTON -- Janetta Groves, 82, died April 22, 2009, at her home. 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...
James Hayes Sr. (04/23/09)
CHAFFEE -- Graveside services for James Ralph Hayes Sr., 78, who died at 3:30 a.m. April 21, 2009, at the Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, will be at 3 p.m. Friday at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield. The Rev. Jack Owens will officiate. Full military rites will be conducted by the Missouri Honors Program...
Marilyn Burch (04/23/09)
SIKESTON -- Graveside services for Marilyn Anne Burch who died April 18, 2009, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at the New Morley Cemetery. The Rev. Andy Lambel of the Bell City United Methodist Church will officiate. Nunnelee Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements...