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Stories from Thursday, September 17, 2009

Understanding the MAP (09/17/09)
SIKESTON -- Missouri's standardized test is a year-round issue for educators, and education officials say it should also be of concern for parents. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Rainy day fun (09/17/09)
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Customers can help approve school projects (09/17/09)
SIKESTON -- Heather Ritch has noticed Happy Hour at the Sonic store she manages in Sikeston is a bit busier than usual the past couple of weeks. And she attributes that to the current Limeades for Learning program. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Kelly grad serves as athletic trainer in Paralympics (09/17/09)
SIKESTON -- Brian Choate expected to feel a sense of American pride this summer at the Paralympics Women's Sitting Volleyball Euro Cup in The Netherlands, but the U.S. team's athletic trainer had no idea just how moved he would be. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Delta man hurt in accident (09/17/09)
ADVANCE -- A Delta resident was injured Wednesday morning in Stoddard County when his car was struck by a combine. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
SHS seeking 4-0 start (09/17/09)
SIKESTON -- Both the Sikeston Bulldogs and the Jackson Indians are preparing for what could be a defining game on Friday, when they will meet at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium. The Bulldogs last beat the Indians in 2002. Since that time, Jackson has compiled a 42-23 record with two playoff appearances while Sikeston has gone 17-42 without a playoff berth...
All smiles (09/17/09)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs showed what they can do with a little patience at the plate on Wednesday afternoon as they made short work of the East Prairie Lady Eagles in a 15-0, three inning game. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Kelly shuts out Cape Central (09/17/09)
BENTON -- The Kelly Lady Hawks improved to 11-4 on the season Wednesday afternoon with a win over the visiting Cape Central Lady Tigers. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Woodfin's homer lifts Oran to win (09/17/09)
ORAN -- The Oran Lady Eagles entered the fifth inning of Wednesday's contest up against the ropes as the visiting Scott City Lady Rams held a 3-2 edge on the diamond. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Chris Ergle (09/17/09)
MATTHEWS -- Christopher Wade Tidwell Ergle, 49, died at 11:55 p.m. Sept. 15, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Blanchard Funeral Chapel in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Tank Eftink (09/17/09)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Rodney "Tank" Eftink, 51, died Sept. 16, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the DeLisle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lois Averill (09/17/09)
ST. CHARLES -- Lois Catherine Averill, 72, died Aug. 25, 2009. Funeral arrangements are with the DeLisle Funeral Home of Portageville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...