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Stories from Friday, November 27, 2009

Home Tours (11/27/09)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- No matter what Christmas decor people prefer, there's sure to be something that fits their interest in this year's Christmas Home Tours, sponsored by the Sikeston Depot Museum. "It's going to be quite varied this year," said Nancy McMahon, co-chair of the tours, set for 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Dec. 6. Historic and more up-to-date homes are included on the tour, the owners of each featured home are putting their own twist on the decorations...
Three meth arrests made (11/27/09)
SIKESTON - Three persons will be arraigned Wednesday following a joint investigation by the Missouri State Highway Patrol, SEMO Drug Task Force and Sikeston Public Safety's narcotics division. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Tips given to prevent holiday thievery (11/27/09)
SIKESTON - A few precautions can prevent thieves from doing their holiday "shopping" from local businesses, construction sites and farms. "With the holiday season upon us, the equipment industry needs to prepare for possible theft of equipment," said Sgt. Jim McMillen, Sikeston DPS public information officer...
New look (11/27/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldog wrestling team will look to a new head coach and a solid core of returners to continue building up their program as they head into the 2009-2010 season. Head coach Seth Harrell will replace Kent Gibbs at the helm of the team this year. Harrell has served under Gibbs as an assistant in past seasons and said he hopes continue the work Gibbs had begun...
Sikeston wins first game of tourney (11/27/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston junior varsity basketball team began their season on a positive note Wednesday, defeating Poplar Bluff 68-60 in the first round of the Notre Dame Junior Varsity Tournament. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Betty McKnight (11/27/09)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- Betty Kay McKnight, 56, died Nov. 21, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the H.S. Smith Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Hubert Ross (11/27/09)
JACKSON -- Hubert Lee Ross, 95, died Nov. 25, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Betty Ann Bolen (11/27/09)
SIKESTON -- Betty Ann Bolen, 61, died Nov. 22, 2009, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Larry Sylvester (11/27/09)
SIKESTON -- Larry Sylvester, 58, died Nov. 27, 2009, at his home in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
John Dickerson (11/27/09)
BERTRAND -- John R. Dickerson, 43, died at 8:10 p.m. Nov. 25, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at the McMikle Funeral Home.
Margaret Burnett (11/27/09)
CHAFFEE -- Margaret Burnett, 91, died Nov. 24, 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...
Peggy Strayhorn (11/27/09)
PERRYVILLE -- Peggy Louise Strayhorn, 73, formerly of Cape Girardeau and East Prairie, died Nov. 25, 2009, at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. 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...
Estelle Dowdy (11/27/09)
DEXTER -- Estelle Marie Dowdy, 67, died Nov. 24, 2009, at Cypress Point Healthcare Facility 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...