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Stories from Thursday, June 18, 2009

Breaking ground (06/18/09)
SIKESTON - The rain clouds cleared and the sun beat down as ground was broken Wednesday for Sikeston's new Board of Municipal Utilities building to be located at the corner of West Malone Avenue and South New Madrid Street. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
SACC members learn about job skills program (06/18/09)
SIKESTON -- It can be a struggle -- and big cost -- for companies to fill open positions. To help alleviate some of that burden, the Sikeston Area Chamber of Commerce informed its members Wednesday about a job skills assessment program, WorkKeys. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Two Sikeston grads will compete at FBLA event (06/18/09)
SIKESTON -- Two recent Sikeston High School graduates are teaming up to compete at Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lamda National Leadership Conference June 25-28 in Anaheim, Calif. Ed Saulsberry and Megan Loflin will vie for top honors in desktop publishing against representatives from across the United States, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Bermuda, Guam, the Cayman Islands and the Department of Defense schools worldwide...
East Prairie's Jones signs with CMU (06/18/09)
FAYETTE -- The Central Methodist University men's basketball team has announced a group of 12 recruits for the Runnin'the 2009-10 season. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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SAYB Action (06/18/09)
Montgomery Bank's McKenzie Worth, right, rushes toward second base as Rick Leonard's second baseman Will Gilmer, left, tries to beat him for the out. Worth was ruled out on the play and Rick Leonard eventually won Wednesday evening's SAYB contest in extra innings. After several days of rain, the Sikeston Area Youth Baseball Leagues resumed action on Wednesday night at the Sikeston Sports Complex. A full slate of games is on tap for tonight at the Sikeston Sports Complex, weather permitting...
DeWitt, Isotopes pound Redbirds (06/18/09)
MEMPHIS -- A seven-run third inning was much more than Pacific Coast League wins leader Charlie Haeger needed as the knuckleballer twirled eight innings, yielding just three hits and helping to pace the Albuquerque Isotopes (32-34) to an 8-1 victory over the Memphis Redbirds (31-35) on a sweltering Wednesday afternoon at AutoZone Park...
Wilma Friga (06/18/09)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Wilma Faye Friga, 83, died at 11:55 p.m. June 16, 2009, at the Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. 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...
Sue Wornica (06/18/09)
ORAN -- Sue Elizabeth Wornica, 88, died June 17, 2009, at her home. 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...
Geraldine Williams (06/18/09)
SIKESTON -- Geraldine Williams, 81, died June 18, 2009, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Judy Bramlett (06/18/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Judy Eula Bramlett, 56, died at 12:30 p.m. June 16, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. 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...
Georgia Williford (06/18/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Georgia Mae Williford, 92, died at 9:23 a.m. June 16, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. 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...
Loveda Braddy (06/18/09)
JACKSON -- Loveda Braddy, 90, formerly of Bernie, died June 16, 2009, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. 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...