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Stories from Friday, August 28, 2009

Man jailed on drug charges (08/28/09)
SIKESTON -- A Sikeston man is in jail after police seized narcotics from his home earlier this week. Antonio Marcus "Bruno" Johnson, 28, is charged with possession of controlled substances with intent to distribute, according to Sikeston Department of Public Safety...
Hands off healthcare (08/28/09)
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County joins appeal to keep bridge replacement program (08/28/09)
CHARLESTON -- Mississippi County will join those appealing to Congress to keep in place a bridge program many counties consider to be very important. During the regular County Commission meeting Thursday, County Clerk Junior DeLay presented a fax from Dick Burke, executive director of the Missouri Association of Counties, regarding proposed legislation which would end the Off-Systems Bridge Replacement Program...
Officials say Scott County experiencing small growth (08/28/09)
SIKESTON -- Scott County commissioners are pleased overall with the direction the county is moving. "People ask me how Scott County is doing, and we're doing good," said Presiding Commissioner Jamie Burger. "It could always be better, but we could be a whole lot worse."...
SHS drops home opener (08/28/09)
Charleston knocks off Cape Central 5-4 SIKESTON-- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs tennis team continued to struggle Thursday, as they fell to Poplar Bluff 9-0 in Sikeston.
Close call (08/28/09)
SCOTT CITY -- With two losses in their first two games to show for, the Chaffee Lady Devils made their first mark in the win column on Thursday afternoon with an 8-6 victory over the Scott City Lady Rams. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Oran slams East Prairie 15-0 (08/28/09)
ORAN -- It took roughly 55 minutes for the Oran Lady Eagles to send the East Prairie Lady Eagles back to the bus and headed south on Thursday afternoon. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
David Burkley (08/28/09)
SIKESTON -- David Burkley, 85, died Aug. 26, 2009, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Williams Funeral Home of Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Betty Lou Vaught (08/28/09)
MOREHOUSE -- Betty Lou Vaught, 68, formerly of East Prairie, died Aug. 25, 2009, near Morehouse as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. 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...
Carol Ramsey (08/28/09)
PARMA -- Carol Ellen Ramsey, 51, died Aug. 25, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Chapel in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Oshall L. Warren (08/28/09)
DEXTER -- The Rev. Oshall Lee Warren, 81, died Aug. 26, 2009, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Myra Loyd (08/28/09)
MARSTON -- Myra Jean Loyd, 75, died Aug. 24, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ray Miller (08/28/09)
DEXTER -- Ray Glen Miller, 72, died Aug. 26, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...