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Stories from Monday, November 30, 2009

Holiday decorating (11/30/09)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Thanksgiving has come and gone, and now -- if it hasn't already -- the holiday decorating begins. So what are this year's trends? For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Tickets for concert featuring Boyd go on sale Tuesday (11/30/09)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Southeast Missouri Symphony Orchestra is proud to announce an upcoming Symphonic Pops Concert featuring special guest artist, "America's Got Talent winner," Neal E. Boyd, at 8 p.m. Feb. 5 in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall on the River Campus...
Dallas Lincoln slams Eagles on Saturday (11/30/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com NEW MADRID -- In New Madrid County Central's final game of the Riverbend, the host team battled arguably the best team in the field of eight, the Dallas Lincoln Tigers. The Tigers have received high recognition in national polls and brought to town two Top 25 players in the entire nation in this year's junior class, Lebryan Nash (No. 4) and Keaton Miles (No. 24)...
Charleston rebounds with big win over Pine Bluff (11/30/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com NEW MADRID -- The Charleston Bluejays showed just what they can do when they are hot from the field. After a dismal shooting display in their first game against the Memphis Central Warriors at the 15th annual Riverbend Classic, the Bluejays came out on fire against the Pine Bluff Zebras on Saturday afternoon as they won their first game of the year in a 65-55 game...
Braves use strong second half to surge past West Memphis (11/30/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com NEW MADRID -- The 15th Annual New Madrid County Central Riverbend Classic drew to a close on Saturday evening after a weekend filled with top-notch basketball entertained all of those in attendance. In the nightcap, the Scott County Central Braves put on a second-half offensive display to defeat a fiery West Memphis Blue Devils squad 72-58...
Sikeston wins Notre Dame JV Tournament (11/30/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Bulldogs junior varsity basketball team rolled to the championship of the Notre Dame Junior Varsity Tournament, defeating the host team 69-40 on Saturday afternoon. CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Bulldogs used a strong second half to defeat Charleston 70-47 in the semifinals on Friday...
Missouri State improves to 5-0 (11/30/09)
SPRINGFIELD -- Missouri State overcame a second-half surge by Tulsa and won its fifth in a row with an 83-75 victory over the Golden Hurricane on Saturday at JQH Arena in Springfield in a battle of unbeaten teams. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Julia Butler (11/30/09)
CHARLESTON -- Julia Francis Butler, 79, died Nov. 28, 2009, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. 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...
Lester Karnes (11/30/09)
DEXTER -- Lester Karnes, 94, died Nov. 27, 2009, in Searcy Ark. 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...
Shirley Byford Jeffries (11/30/09)
SIKESTON -- Shirley Byford Jeffries, 77, formerly of Charleston, died at 3:30 p.m. Nov. 29, 2009, at the Bertrand Nursing Facility. Arrangements are incomplete with the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Ronnie Conyers (11/30/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Ronnie Conyers, 59, died Nov. 27, 2009, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Bill David LaValle (11/30/09)
NEW MADRID -- William "Bill David" LaValle, 65, died Nov. 27, 2009, at his home. 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...
Bobby Gene Smith (11/30/09)
SIKESTON -- Bobby Gene Smith, 62, died Nov. 28, 2009. Funeral arrangements are with the Cozean Memorial Chapel of Farmington. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...