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Stories from Thursday, May 28, 2009

American Indian artifact exhibit set to open today (05/28/09)
SIKESTON -- Most people in the area have probably seen an American Indian artifact before. Not many have had the opportunity to see in person the types of items now on display here in Sikeston, however. The Native American Heritage exhibit opens today at the Sikeston Depot, according to Mike Marsh, director of the Sikeston Depot...
Food bank looking into child feeding program (05/28/09)
SIKESTON -- A pilot program targeting children with food insecurity could possibly hit the area when the new school year starts this fall. "We're in the planning stages," said Karen Green, executive director of Southeast Missouri Food Bank. "We're looking at introducing a child feeding program into local schools."...
Post 114 drops opener (05/28/09)
SIKESTON -- The season opener for Sikeston Senior American Legion Post 114 didn't go as planned on Wednesday evening as they fell to Poplar Bluff by a final of 12-2 in a mercy-rule shortened game. Over the course of five innings of play Sikeston only managed to see four players reach base...
Tracksters looking for state titles (05/28/09)
SIKESTON -- Several members of the Sikeston Bulldog track team are preparing to head for the Class 3 State Tournament this weekend in Jefferson City. The group will compete as individuals and in team events. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Bulls returning to Sikeston after one-year hiatus (05/28/09)
SIKESTON -- Just as they do in Pamplona, Spain, Bulls will once again be running in the city of Sikeston -- but, just on the basepaths and in the outfield. After a one-year hiatus the Sikeston Bulls will be kicking off another season of KIT League baseball starting with a road trip on Friday to Fulton...
Bill Halter (05/28/09)
ORAN -- William "Bill" Halter, 68, died at 5:40 p.m. May 23, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel of Oran. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Norman Moore (05/28/09)
BLOOMFIELD -- Norman Waid Moore, 80, died May 27, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Edith Chaney (05/28/09)
CHAFFEE -- Edith Irene Chaney, 87, died May 27, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Margaret Taylor (05/28/09)
SIKESTON -- Margaret Louise Taylor, 93, died May 27, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical 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...
Leslie Quertermous (05/28/09)
CHARLESTON -- Leslie T. Quertermous, 70, died May 26, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center 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...