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Stories from Friday, May 1, 2009

Man found with stolen goods (05/01/09)
SIKESTON -- A wanted man was arrested Wednesday after barricading himself inside a residence. Around 8 p.m. Wednesday, the Sikeston Department of Public Safety received information Demetrius Gerome Patterson, 29, of Sikeston, was inside a home in the 700 block of Cotton Square Street in Sikeston, according to a news release...
Heavy rains cause local flooding (05/01/09)
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Local counties address swine flu pandemic (Mississippi County) (05/01/09)
CHARLESTON -- Mississippi County is receiving medications today for the swine flu. Melanie Glaus, administrator of the Mississippi County Health Department, updated county commissioners on the H1N1 flu, commonly known as the swine flu, during the regular County Commission meeting Thursday...
Local counties address swine flu pandemic (Scott County) (05/01/09)
BENTON -- The Scott County Health Department is on course to help battle the swine flu, if it develops in the area. During their regular meeting on Thursday, the Scott County Commission met with local health department officials to discuss the disease and local preparations. ...
38 positions for youngsters funded through the stimulus job program (05/01/09)
CHARLESTON -- Youngsters looking for jobs and employers looking for help in Mississippi County for should sign up now for a stimulus-funded job program. Paul Lomax presented county commissioners with information during their regular meeting Thursday about a MERS Goodwill summer job program for youth and young adults ages 14-24 funded with stimulus money through the Transform Missouri Initiative...
Hall signs with TRCC (05/01/09)
BENTON -- The Three Rivers Community College Lady Raiders basketball team has pulled off quite a feat this offseason. The Lady Raiders, led by first year head coach Jeff Walk, have obtained a trio of southeast Missouri players that have been AAU teammates for quite some time...
Rain forces scheduling changes for tournament (05/01/09)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Heavy rains on Thursday afternoon forced the start times of the opening round games in the SEMO Conference Tournament to be moved around for today. If weather permits, the games will resume today on both Cape Central and Notre Dame's fields...
NMCC blanks Lady Mules (05/01/09)
NEW MADRID -- The New Madrid County Central Lady Eagles braved the rain and the Bernie Lady Mules on Thursday afternoon as they won 6-0 in five innings. COOTER -- Senior Aaron McCaig led the Cooter Wildcats to a 12-0 win over the Holcomb Hornets on Thursday afternoon to win the Tri-County Conference tournament...
Letitia Hambrick (05/01/09)
THOMASVILLE, Ga. -- Letitia G. Hambrick, 81, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died April 27, 2009, at the Archbold Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Whiddon-Shiver Funeral Home in Thomasville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Earline Hinchey (05/01/09)
DEXTER -- Earline Brumley Hinchey, 88, formerly of Wyatt, died April 30, 2009, at the Cypress Point Care Center in Dexter. Arrangements are incomplete at the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Harold Alsup (05/01/09)
DEXTER -- Harold T. Alsup, 87, died April 30, 2009, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.