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Stories from Monday, May 11, 2009

Sikeston still waiting (05/11/09)
SIKESTON -- Hundreds of millions of dollars of Missouri's share of the federal stimulus package were appropriated Thursday with the state legislature's approval of a $23 billion operating budget and other bills. When -- and if -- Sikeston will see any stimulus money is still unknown at this point...
Spring rehearsals (05/11/09)
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Pair rescued from river (05/11/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Two people were rescued after their vehicle became trapped in the Mississippi River. At 12:27 a.m. today, the Mississippi County Rescue Squad was notified a vehicle had gone into the Mississippi River at the Dorena-Hickman Ferry Landing, off Highway 105...
Charges filed following fight (05/11/09)
CARUTHERSVILLE - Charges were filed against several individuals following an early morning melee. At 12:11 a.m. Sunday, Caruthersville Police responded to a report of a fight at the Caruthersville Community Center. Upon arrival, officers found several hundred individuals in the Center's parking lot...
District dash (05/11/09)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Several local boys and girls athletes qualified for the Class 2 sectional track meet in Saturday's Class 2 District 1 track and field meet at Southeast Missouri State's Abe Stuber Complex. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Local athletes shine in districts (05/11/09)
FULTON -- Chaffee's boys placed second and the girls were third at the district meet held in Fulton on Saturday. Chamois rolled to a district title in the boys side while Chaffee finished a distant second while Wellsville won the girls district title...
David Scheible (05/11/09)
BELL CITY -- David Scheible, 43, died May 8, 2009, in Bell City. Born Aug. 20, 1965, in Advance, son of the late Herman and Judy Ann Cook Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
J.B. Cooper (05/11/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- James Burl "J.B." Cooper, 90, died at 6:45 a.m. May 10, 2009, in the East Prairie Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Orbin Moore (05/11/09)
SIKESTON -- Orbin Moore, 84, died May 11, 2009, at his home. Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel, where services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday.
William Durbin (05/11/09)
PORTAGEVILLE -- William Thomas Durbin, 54, died at 11:45 p.m. May 9, 2009, at Portageville. Arrangements are incomplete with DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville.
Joe Parker (05/11/09)
SIKESTON -- Kenneth Joe Parker Sr., 70, died May 9, 2009, at his home in Sikeston. 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...
Joyce Q. Kersey (05/11/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Joyce Quertermous Kersey, 75, formerly of Charleston, died May 10, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete with McMikle Funeral Home of Charleston.
Jeri Garrison (05/11/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Jeri Lynn Garrison, 51, died May 10, 2009, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete with Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie.