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Stories from Monday, October 5, 2009

Charges expected in death of child (10/05/09)
CARUTHERSVILLE - Following an autopsy, murder charges are expected to be filed in the death of a Pemiscot County toddler. An autopsy was performed Sunday at the Mineral Area Hospital in Farmington on Lillian Fowler, 2. According to Pemiscot County Sheriff Tommy Greenwell, the child died of head trauma following an assault last Wednesday...
Fair-well (10/05/09)
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Flu closes Kennett schools (10/05/09)
KENNETT -- Due to an unusually high number of absences throughout the Kennett School District, the central office announced Friday, Oct. 2, that school will be dismissed Monday, Oct. 5, and Tuesday, Oct. 6. The announcement came just two days after more than 60 students were sent home from Kennett Middle School with "flu-like symptoms."...
Oran splits at Jackson tourney (10/05/09)
JACKSON -- Oran went 2-2 at the Jackson Invitational softball tournament on Saturday. The Eagles downed Cape Central (2-1) and Notre Dame St. Louis (7-6) while losing to Kelly (4-0) and Lutheran South (11-0). For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Julius Laster (10/05/09)
BERTRAND -- Julius Lee "Fat: Laster, 79, died at 3:10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. 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...
Mildred Hunsaker (10/05/09)
CHAFFEE -- Mildred Laverne Hunsaker, 66, died Oct. 2, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
James Doster (10/05/09)
SIKESTON -- James "Jim" Doster, 76, passed away Friday, Oct. 2, 2009, at Saint John's Hospital in Saint Louis. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Amanda Sanders (10/05/09)
DELTA -- Amanda Sanders, 25, of Advance, died Oct. 2, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau after extended an illness. 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...
Bessie Case (10/05/09)
DEXTER -- Pallbearers for services conducted today at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Chapel for Bessie Case, 94, who died Sept. 30, 2009, were: Dennis Sanders, Mike Cantrell, Don Case, Terry Case, Gary Barnes, Alex Ehrhard, Kenny Barnes and Victor Roberts...
Pokey Branam (10/05/09)
NEW MADRID -- D.J. "Pokey" Branam was born Aug. 4, 2005, and went to be in Heaven with his grandma, Karen Clark, on Oct. 2, 2009. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...