[Nameplate] Fair ~ 81°F  
High: 82°F ~ Low: 53°F
Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014

Stories from Friday, November 6, 2009

Operations begin (11/06/09)
michelle@standard-democrat.com MARSTON -- Missouri's rivers and ports are a big plus in attracting new industry to the area. That was Gov. Jay Nixon's message during the dedication of the Crop Production Services fertilizer warehouse in the New Madrid County Port on Thursday morning...
Officials OK an incentive package for business (11/06/09)
scottw@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Mississippi County and the city of Charleston have teamed up on a $110,000 incentive package for a business to expand within the county. During their regular meeting Thursday, county commissioners approved a sales tax rebate for Reeves Boomland in Charleston...
Save money while holiday shopping (11/06/09)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With 50 shopping days left until Christmas, many consumers have already started hunting bargains, clipping coupons and researching for the best deals. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Downtown Open House (11/06/09)
For more pictures and stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition. Photo by Michelle Felter, Staff...
One death in early morning accident (11/06/09)
KEWANEE -- An Indiana man was fatally injured early today in a one-vehicle accident 1.5 miles south of Kewanee. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Charges filed in Chaffee bomb threat (11/06/09)
CHAFFEE -- An 18-year-old Chaffee man was charged Thursday with making a false bomb threat against the Rhodes 101 convenience store, Chaffee police chief Jim Chambers said in a news release. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Last Chance: Scott City seniors begin final quest for state title today (11/06/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SCOTT CITY -- They have been use to success in the last four years. Trophies, tournament championships, individual recognition and just about everything in between has been surrounding them since they took to the volleyball court at Scott City High School...
Blanche McDonald (11/06/09)
ANNA, Ill. -- Blanche Maxine McDonald, 83, of Anna, Ill., formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009, at the City Care Center of Anna. Funeral arrangements are with the Nunnelee Chapel in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Kermit Swindell (11/06/09)
DEXTER -- Kermit Swindell, 89, died Nov. 5, 2009, at his home. 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...
Warren Moss (11/06/09)
CHARLESTON -- Warren H. Moss, 84, died at 7:25 a.m. Nov. 4, 2009, at the Charleston Manor. 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...
Rochelle Ward (11/06/09)
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. -- Rochelle Minnis Ward, 39, formerly of Portageville, died Nov. 5, 2009, at West Memphis Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at DeLisle Funeral Home of Portageville.
Loraine Halter (11/06/09)
CHAFFEE -- Loraine Halter, 98, died Nov. 4, 2009, at the Chaffee Nursing Center. 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...
Travis Neal (11/06/09)
NEW MADRID -- Travis Neal, 40, died Nov. 1, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. 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...