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Stories from Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Tea time protest (07/07/09)
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City code update is approved (07/07/09)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston City Code is going electronic. City Council members awarded a contract for re-codification services during their regular monthly meeting Monday. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
NMC man faces time in prison, $4M fine (07/07/09)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- A New Madrid County man pled guilty to a federal felony drug charge in a court appearance Monday before U.S. District Judge Steven Limbaugh Jr. According to the news release from U.S. Attorney Michael W. Reap, James Ricky Huff, 50, of New Madrid entered a plea of guilty to one felony count of conspiracy to distribute 500 grams or more of methamphetamine...
Boat collision on Current River kills 2 (07/07/09)
DONIPHAN -- Two people from Poplar Bluff are dead after two boats collided on the Current River in Southeast Missouri. The Missouri State Water Patrol on Monday identified the victims as 11-year-old Jerry Mote and 25-year-old Josh Burson. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Trail of Tears lake is closed (07/07/09)
CAPE GIRARDEAU - An overgrowth of vegetation masks the areas of the Lake Boutin dam worn away by erosion, but officials at Trail of Tears State Park say the damage caused by 2008 rains is significant enough to cause serious concerns about its structural integrity...
Fulton takes no 'bull' in win (07/07/09)
SIKESTON -- Four hits and one run just wasn't enough for the Sikeston Bulls on Monday night as they fell 9-1 for the second straight game against the visiting Fulton Railroaders. In Sunday's game with the Railroaders, Blake Slattery hit his fourth home run of the season in the Bulls' 5-2 loss...
Pansy Thorpe (07/07/09)
BELOIT, Wis. -- Pansy Thorpe, 74, died July 1, 2009, at Sun Valley Assisted Living Center in Beloit after a long battle with cancer. Daley Murphy Wisch and Associates Funeral Home and Crematorium of Beloit assisted the family with arrangements. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jesse Statler (07/07/09)
CHAFFEE -- Jesse A. Statler, 86, died July 4, 2009, at the Chaffee Nursing Center. 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...
Cozette Williamson (07/07/09)
DEXTER -- Pallbearers for services conducted Monday at the Watkins and Sons Chapel for Cozette Williamson, 79, who died on July 2, 2009, were: Mike King, Lloyd Barr, Tylor Barnes, Kenneth Waller, Dylan DeJournett and James Pollack.
Laura Neal (07/07/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Laura Jean Cornwell Neal, 47, died July 6, 2009, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie.
James Davis (07/07/09)
LOWNDESBORO, Ala. -- James Thrower Davis, 79, died at home July 5, 2009. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Gladys Lewis (07/07/09)
PUXICO -- Gladys Geneva (Christian) Lewis, 91 years and five days was born at Puxico on July 1, 1918, the daughter of the late Warner and Erma (Harris) Christian and passed away on July 6, 2009 at St. Charles. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter...
Jonnie Copeland (07/07/09)
DEXTER -- Jonnie Sue Copeland, 59, died July 4, 2009, at Missouri Southern Healthcare. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lennie Rowland (07/07/09)
MATTHEWS -- Lennie Mae Rowland, 93, died at 8:50 p.m. July 5, 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...
Bobbie Foster (07/07/09)
SIKESTON -- Bobbie D. Foster, 74, died July 6, 2009, at the Sikeston Convalescent 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...
Nell Pina (07/07/09)
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Nell Elizabeth Hart Pina, 87, died on June 29, 2009, after a brief illness. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Dorla Talley (07/07/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Dorla Ann Shipman Talley, 74, died at 4:15 p.m. July 6, 2009, at her home in East Prairie. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home of Charleston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...