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Stories from Monday, July 20, 2009

Bill could have big impact (07/20/09)
SIKESTON -- If the U.S. Senate passes the controversial "cap-and-trade" energy bill approved in the U.S. House of Representatives, energy costs for Sikeston Board of Municipal Utilities customers can be expected to skyrocket. Sponsored by Rep. Henry Waxman of California and Rep. Ed Markey of Massachusetts, the Waxman-Markey Clean Energy Bill is being touted by its supporters a historic, environmental, job-creating step toward combating global warming...
Exotic machines (07/20/09)
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Gilmore arrested by DPS Sunday (07/20/09)
SIKESTON -- On Sunday officers with the Sikeston Department of Public Safety arrested fugitive Lloyd Gilmore at his Welter Street apartment. Gilmore, 27, of Sikeston, has been wanted by police since June 8 and currently has three warrants for his arrest...
Hit-and-run driver sought by DPS (07/20/09)
SIKESTON -- Officers with the Sikeston Department of Public Safety continue their investigation into a vehicle assault that occurred Sunday night. Around 10:30 p.m., DPS received a call of a hit-and-run that occurred at the intersection of Luther and Washington streets...
Wyatt selected for USDA money (07/20/09)
WYATT - Wyatt will receive a federal loan to improve its wastewater facilities. The United States Department of Agriculture's Rural Development program will provide a low-interest government loan of $414,000 to Wyatt, according to a news release from the office of U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill...
Bulls drop second straight at Tradewater (07/20/09)
TRADEWATER -- The Sikeston Bulls dropped their second game in-a-row Saturday night, falling to Tradewater 8-2 on the road. TRADEWATER -- The Bulls lost a pitcher's duel 2-1 to Tradewater on Friday night. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Sikeston Post 114 sees season come to end on Saturday (07/20/09)
SENATH -- The Sikeston Post 114 American Legion baseball team was eliminated from the District 14 Tournament on Saturday afternoon. Post 114 fell 11-4 to Jackson in the consolation bracket on Saturday. Sikeston had previously lost to Poplar Bluff on Friday night. No further information from the games was available at press time...
Rachel Sitzes (07/20/09)
SIKESTON -- Rachel Ruckel Teaver Sitzes passed away July 18, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center 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...
Darrell Dixon (07/20/09)
JONESBORO, Ark. -- Darrell Ray Dixon, 59, formerly of Dexter, Mo., died July 17, 2009, in Jonesboro. 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...
Eli Daily (07/20/09)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Eli Daily, 47, died July 18, 2009, at Heritage Garden in Portageville. Arrangements are incomplete at DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville.