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Stories from Sunday, November 1, 2009

November Calendar Girl (11/01/09)
Crowder gin manager creates a bale grappler (11/01/09)
CROWDER-- When new technology in cotton pickers hit the Sikeston area, Todd Cole, gin manager at the Crowder Gin, knew he needed to keep up with the times. But when he saw the $300,000 price tag for machinery used to move 5,000-pound bales created with a new John Deere model in the gin, he decided to go against the grain and come up with something on his own...
Six arrests clear thefts in Sikeston (11/01/09)
SIKESTON --Six juveniles were arrested earlier this week for burglary and property damage following an investigation by the Sikeston Department of Public Safety. Sgt. Jim McMillen, public information officer for DPS, said the investigation began when a concerned parent spoke with a school resource officer about her son...
Softball Player of the Year: Kelly senior strikes out competition (11/01/09)
BENTON -- One thousand and eighty-five batters went to the plate against Kelly hurler Danielle Dock throughout her career. Three hundred and eighty-one walked right back to the dugout as a strikeout victim. Dock, the 2009 Standard Democrat softball Player of the Year, wrapped up her season as well as her high school career, in quarterfinal action against Belle High School. She will join the elite group of softball greats from Thomas W. Kelly High School...
SHS ready for district tournament (11/01/09)
FARMINGTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs will make their way to Farmington on Monday evening for Class 2 District 1 soccer action. First up for the No. 4 seeded Bulldogs, is the No. 5 seed Perryville. The two clubs met twice in the regular season with Sikeston taking both games. Sikeston head coach Derrick Long said that things change once the regular season comes to a close and the district tournament comes into play...
Marilyn Williams (11/01/09)
DEXTER -- A tribute to celebrate the life of Marilyn Taylor Williams is planned for 2 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Liberty Hill General Baptist Church in Aid. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Sue Gardner (11/01/09)
SIKESTON -- Sue A. Gardner, 91, passed from this life at 1:35 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at her residence. 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...
Doris Larry (11/01/09)
SIKESTON -- Doris Jean Larry, 61, died Oct. 28, 2009, at her home. 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...
Aline Hess (11/01/09)
DELTA -- Aline Marie Hess, 78, died Oct. 30, 2009. 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...
Tommy Hamblen (11/01/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Tommy Hamblen, 58, died at 3:10 p.m. Oct. 30, 2009, at his home. 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...
Timothy O'Neal (11/01/09)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for services to be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at Blanchard Funeral Chapel for Timothy Paul O'Neal, 33, who died on Oct. 29, 2009, will be: Tony Northern, Kris Eastwood, Randy McClendon, Joey Heuring, Greg Heuring and Darrell Heuring...
Eunice Garner (11/01/09)
GRAY RIDGE -- Eunice P. Garner, 94, died Oct. 29, 2009, at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...