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Stories from Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Drug arrests continue (10/06/09)
SIKESTON -- A search warrant served at a Sikeston residence Monday evening resulted in one arrest. The Sikeston Department of Public Safety served a search warrant around 7:30 p.m. at 1509 Matthews St. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Meth lab seizure puts more in jail (10/06/09)
BENTON - Two more people were arrested following a methamphetamine laboratory seizure on Sept. 27. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Stepping down (10/06/09)
scottw@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- After more than 25 years of service, Scott County's Circuit Court Clerk has decided to retire. "I have sent a formal letter of resignation to the Governor's office and to the chairman of the Democratic Central Committee," Pam Glastetter of Benton, circuit court clerk for Scott County, confirmed Monday. "My official resignation date is Nov. 30."...
4-year-old's death is ruled accidental (10/06/09)
DONIPHAN -- The Friday death of a 4-year-old boy from New Madrid was ruled accidental. "The child fatality review panel met Monday and as far as the coroner's office is concerned, it's pretty much a closed case," said Mike Jackson, coroner in Ripley County, where the accident occurred...
Southeast Missouri sites slated for federal funding (10/06/09)
WASHINGTON -- Southeast Missouri flood control programs and water infrastructure projects are included in a bill passed by the House. Eighth District U.S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson said she requested the projects in conjunction with the U.S. Corps of Engineers. The final version of the bill is also expected to be approved by the U.S. Senate...
Hearings set in toddler's death (10/06/09)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- A preliminary hearing is set for the mother of a toddler who died of head trauma. Joanie Danielle Fowler, 21, of Pascola is scheduled to appear at 10 a.m. Nov. 23 before Judge Byron D. Luber in Pemiscot County. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
City offices closed on Monday (10/06/09)
SIKESTON -- The city of Sikeston's offices will be closed for the Columbus Day holiday on Monday.
Easy does it (10/06/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs soccer team got the best of the visiting Fredericktown Blackcats on Monday evening as they soundly defeated their opponent 6-0. A hat trick by Evan Underwood was more than enough as Sikeston cruised to the win...
SHS swept by Cape Central (10/06/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldog tennis team did not end the regular season as expected. An 8-1 loss to the Cape Central Lady Tigers limited their late season momentum as of late, and certainly does not bode well for upcoming district play...
Lady Bearcats slip past Puxico (10/06/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com PUXICO -- The Dexter Lady Bearcats pulled out a close win over the Puxico Lady Indians on Monday night in three sets; 25-21, 22-25 and 25-15. ORAN -- The Oran Lady Eagles volleyball team fell to the visiting Bloomfield Lady Wildcats on Monday night in three straight sets; 13-25, 17-25 and 15-25...
Kelly drops regular season finale 3-1 (10/06/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com JACKSON -- The Kelly Lady Hawks were defeated by the Jackson Lady Indians on Monday afternoon by a final of 3-1. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ninth graders fall to Jackson; JV beats Poplar Bluff (10/06/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- Continuing their delayed game from last Thursday, the Sikeston ninth grade football team was defeated by the Jackson Indians on Monday night by a final of 17-6. The Sikeston Bulldog junior varsity football team had their way with Poplar Bluff on Monday night as they defeated the Mules 42-25...
Veronica Westrich (10/06/09)
NEW HAMBURG -- Veronica "Buby" Westrich, 82, died Oct. 4, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Hubert Ricketts (10/06/09)
NEW MADRID -- Hubert Harley Ricketts, 81, died Oct. 3, 2009, at the Golden Living Center in New Madrid. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home in Lilbourn. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Virgil Holland (10/06/09)
ARBYRD -- Pallbearers at services held Monday at the Garden of Memories Cemetery for Virgil Willie Lee Holland, 73, formerly of Sikeston, who died Oct. 1, 2009, were: Brad Taylor, Cindy Sparks, Eric McElrath, Cody Graham, Tony Graham and Ashley Holland...
Julius Laster (10/06/09)
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. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lillian Fowler (10/06/09)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Lillian Maevelyn Fowler, 2, died Oct. 1, 2009, at Memphis, Tenn. 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...
Berta Fox (10/06/09)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Berta Lee Fox, 89, died Oct. 4, 2009, at The Cedargate in Poplar Bluff. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Puxico. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ted Pierceall (10/06/09)
CHARLESTON -- Theodore A. "Ted" Pierceall, 88, died Oct. 5, 2009, at Charleston. Arrangements are incomplete with the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.