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Stories from Friday, July 24, 2009

Now is 'an exciting time' for KRCC (07/24/09)
SIKESTON -- The community is what has helped the Kenny Rogers Children's Center grow into the facility it is today. And, it's the community that will help it continue to grow and prosper into the future. That's the message Michelle Fayette, executive director of the KRCC, shared with members of the Sikeston Area Chamber of Commerce at the monthly luncheon Thursday...
EWP funding is sought (07/24/09)
CHARLESTON -- Extraordinary flooding, not stimulus money, is the reason for extraordinary EWP funding. Mark Nussbaum, area engineer for the Natural Resources Conservation Service, met with Mississippi County Commissioners during their regular meeting Thursday to provide information on the NRCS Emergency Watershed Protection program...
Football camp (07/24/09)
Sikeston's Josh Carlyle works on kickoffs in football camp Thursday morning at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium. The camp will conclude today.
Squirrels pour on late runs to ease past NEMO (07/24/09)
JACKSON -- What started out as a close game between the Charleston Squirrels and their first round opponent Northeast Mississippi Valley, did not end that way. The Squirrels poured on 11 runs in the sixth inning to dispatch their first round foe in a 15-1 sixth inning win to begin the 2009 Sr. Babe Ruth Missouri State Championship tournament in Jackson...
Jump Start: Sikeston blows out Aurora in first game of state tournament (07/24/09)
SIKESTON-- The Sikeston 10-Year-Old All-Star team got off on the right foot in the opening round of the 10-Year-Old Cal Ripken Missouri State Championship, as they defeated the Aurora All-Star's 21-0 Thursday at the Complex. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jim Jennings (07/24/09)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Jim Jennings, 86, died July 24, 2009, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Arrangement are incomplete at DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville.
Helen Johnson (07/24/09)
CHANDLER, Ariz. -- Helen Corene Johnson, 84, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died July 22, 2009, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete with Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston.
Gloria Morgan (07/24/09)
DUCK RIVER, Tenn. -- Gloria Jean Morgan, 64, died July 22, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the McDonald Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Emma Perkins (07/24/09)
PARMA -- Emma Gene Perkins, 84, died July 16, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Bradshaw Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jacqueline Coakes (07/24/09)
GASTONIA, NC: Mrs. Jacqueline Joy Arbaugh Coakes, 76, of Gastonia, N.C., died Wednesday, July 22, 2009. Funeral arrangements are with the McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Mary Sloan (07/24/09)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Mary L. Sloan, 91, of Portageville died July 24, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville.
Karen Byrum (07/24/09)
CHARLESTON -- Karen Barber Byrum, 48, died July 20, 2009, at her home. Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at the IOOF Cemetery in Charleston. Kerry Stokes, minister of Youth and Families of the First Baptist Church of Charleston, will officiate...
Dona Ferrell (07/24/09)
CHARLESTON -- Dona Brooks Ferrell, 93, a resident of Charleston, died at 11:30 p.m. Thursday, July 23, 2009, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Harold Noisworthy (07/24/09)
FLORISSANT -- Harold D. Noisworthy, 77, formerly of Charleston, died at 7 p.m. July 21, 2009, at Bridgeton. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
William Hancock (07/24/09)
ORANGE PARK, Fla. -- William E. Hancock, 72, died July 20, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Joyce M. Stewart (07/24/09)
CHARLESTON -- Joyce M. Stewart, 70, died at 9:10 a.m. Thursday, July 23, 2009, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...