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Stories from Friday, September 18, 2009

Installing upgrades (09/18/09)
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Radio purchases will give better departmental communication (09/18/09)
michellef@standard-democrat.com MINER -- Miner's Street Department will soon be able to better communicate among itself and the city police and fire department. During Thursday's monthly meeting, the Board of Alderman approved the purchase of two digital radios for the department...
Local man faces charges (09/18/09)
BENTON -- A Sikeston man faces charges of possession of child pornography. Zachary A. Johnson, 28, is charged with 10 counts of possessing child pornography, a class B felony. He is being held in the Scott County Jail in lieu of a $150,000 cash-only bond...
Usage of county vehicles discussed (09/18/09)
By Scott Welton scottw@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Mississippi County employees may need to get extra insurance to cover personal use of county vehicles or begin using their own rides. During their regular meeting Thursday, County Commissioners met with Sheriff Keith Moore; John Hadenfeldt, administrator of the Mississippi County Detention Center; and Richard Wallace, county road and bridge superintendent, to discuss insurance issues related to the personal use of county-owned vehicles...
Tough loss (09/18/09)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs and Twin Rivers Lady Royals were knotted at five heading into the seventh inning Thursday afternoon. But unfortunately for the Lady Bulldogs that is where the wheels came off. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
NMCC holds off Oran (09/18/09)
NEW MADRID -- The New Madrid County Central Lady Eagles outlasted the Lady Eagles of Oran by the score of 19-25, 25-19, 21-25, 25-23, 15-12, in a five set extravaganza Thursday Night in New Madrid. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Sikeston freshman rout Dexter 40-14 (09/18/09)
SIKESTON -- The freshmen Sikeston Bulldog football team picked up a 40-14 victory over the visiting Dexter Bearcats Thursday at Sikeston Public Schools Stadium. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lady Mules sweep past Sikeston (09/18/09)
SIKESTON -- It was another tough night for the Sikeston Lady Bulldog volleyball team on Thursday as they fell in straight sets to Poplar Bluff 25-13 and 25-18. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Dexter volleyball, Kelly softball earn wins on Thursday (09/18/09)
BERNIE -- After a few tough losses in there last couple of matches, the Dexter Lady Bearcats got back to their winning ways on Thursday night with a victory over the Bernie Lady Mules in straight sets, 25-14 and 25-22. BENTON -- The Kelly Lady Hawks defeated the East Prairie Lady Eagles in five innings on Thursday afternoon by a score of 13-0...
Dorotha Bruce (09/18/09)
SIKESTON -- Dorotha Mae Bruce, 91, died Sept. 17, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Willie Lee Smith (09/18/09)
DEXTER -- Willie Smith, 77, died Sept. 17, 2009, at the Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lone Baker (09/18/09)
DEXTER -- Lone Baker, 79, died Sept. 16, 2009, at the Golden Living Center in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Albert Kruse (09/18/09)
DEXTER - Albert Kruse, 98, died Sept. 17, 2009, at the Missouri Southern Healthcare. Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements which are incomplete.
Ray Godwin (09/18/09)
MARBLE HILL -- Ray Franklin Godwin, 89, died Sept. 17, 2009, at Eldercare of Marble Hill. Funeral arrangements are with the Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Geri Shaner (09/18/09)
COLLIERVILLE, Tenn. -- Geraldine "Geri" Shaner, 78, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Sept. 14, 2009, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are with the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Zelphia Knight (09/18/09)
ST. CHARLES - Zelphia Knight, 92, died Sept. 17, 2009, at the Mt. Carmel Senior Living Center at St. Charles. Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter is in charge of arrangements which are incomplete.
Edgar Owens (09/18/09)
CHARLESTON -- Edgar Owens, 84, died Sept. 16, 2009, at the Bertrand Nursing Facility. Funeral arrangements are with the Williams Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Chris Ergle (09/18/09)
MATTHEWS -- Pallbearers for graveside services conducted today at Matthews Cemetery for Chris Ergle, 49, who died on Sept. 15, 2009, were: Kenny Coutant, Robert Cameron, Jeremiah Blagburn, Larry Allen Tidwell, Brad Tidwell and Scotty Tidwell. Blanchard Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements...