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Stories from Thursday, July 30, 2009

Food Giant to raffle horse to raise money for ACS (07/30/09)
SIKESTON - When Rebecca Heppe rides into the ring at the Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo, she won't be riding for the money. She won't be riding for the prize buckle. Rebecca will be riding with a message: Breast cancer needs everyone to join in the fight...
'Tough Enough to Wear Pink' campaign kicks off on Saturday (07/30/09)
SIKESTON - The Sikeston Jaycees have joined the fight against cancer with their "Tough Enough to Wear Pink" campaign during the annual Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Vanduser couple is arrested for drugs (07/30/09)
BENTON - A Vanduser couple is in the Scott County Jail on drug charges. Travis W. Wallace, 36, and Amy S. Wallace, 26, are charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia, according to a news release issued Wednesday by Sheriff Rick Walter...
Bail recovery agents waive arraignment Wednesday (07/30/09)
BENTON -- Two Mississippi bail recovery agents waived their arraignment on Wednesday for not holding a valid Missouri license. Tim Fugate, 34, of Southaven, Miss.; and Jeremy McNeil, 25, of Horn Lake, Miss., are to appear for their preliminary hearing in Scott County Circuit Court on Sept. 2. Each is charged with the Class D felony of failure to hold valid Missouri surety recovery agent license...
Jackson signs to run track for Lindenwood (07/30/09)
SIKESTON -- One by one, Sikeston track athletes keep making the jump to the collegiate level. This time around, it's another member of the Bulldog jumping squad, Demetrius Jackson. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Season ends for the Bulls (07/30/09)
OWENSBORO -- The Sikeston Bulls saw a disastrous eighth inning put an end to their season Wednesday night in the KIT League playoffs. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Shelby Fox (07/30/09)
CHARLESTON -- Leslie Shelby Fox Jr., 51, died at 1:40 a.m. July 29, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Carrol Sifford (07/30/09)
ESSEX -- Carrol Sifford, 69, died July 28, 2009, at his home in rural Essex. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home of Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Thresa I. Halter (07/30/09)
CHAFFEE -- Thresa I. Halter, 87, died July 29, 2009, at her home. 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...
Mildred Moore (07/30/09)
DEXTER -- Pallbearers at services held Wednesday at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home for Mildred Marie Moore, 88, who died July 25, 2009, were: Wesley Faries, Troy Faries, Joey Faries, Terry McGowen, Gilbert Wollard and Roger Brown.