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Stories from Thursday, December 10, 2009

New meth method on the rise (12/10/09)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- There's a new way that methamphetamine is being manufactured in Southeast Missouri. And the number of people using it has snowballed since first detected in early 2008. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jailed (12/10/09)
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Guilty plea entered on a drug charge (12/10/09)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- A Sikeston man could face 40 years in federal prison after entering a guilty plea on a drug charge. Alan D. Turner, 28, pled guilty to one felony count of possession of cocaine base with intent to distribute. He appeared before U.S. District Judge Stephen N. Limbaugh Jr. on Tuesday...
Group working to assist library's youth programs (12/10/09)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With its 2010 campaign, Friends of the Library has put its focus on funding the ever-growing children's and youth programs at Sikeston Public Library. The membership drive for the community organization aimed at improving opportunities for local readers is now under way...
Driver in fatal crash identified (12/10/09)
SIKESTON --The driver killed in a car crash Tuesday has been identified. According to the Sikeston Department of Public Safety, the vehicle was driven by Shondell Ivy, 38, of Macon, Miss. Ivy was pronounced dead at Missouri Delta Medical Center where he was taken after the accident...
Man charged with series of burglaries (12/10/09)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- A Caruthersville man is charged with a series of burglaries at local churches and businesses. A burglary was discovered at 7 a.m. Wednesday at the Caruthersville School For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Scott City advances to finals with win over Oran (12/10/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com CHAFFEE -- Once they made the few adjustments they needed, the Scott City Rams took care of the Oran Lady Eagles on Wednesday night in a 53-38 victory at the Lady Devils Invitational Tournament at Chaffee High School. The Lady Rams came out on fire in the first quarter with back-to-back 3-pointers from Stephanie Essner and Katie Hogan. That six-point lead did not hold for very long as Oran came back to tie the game at six points apiece...
Dual win (12/10/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team did something on Wednesday evening that head coach Seth Harrell said hasn't been done in quite some time -- defeat both Carbondale, Ill. and Cape Central, and they did it on the same night. The dual meet was an all-out battle for the Bulldogs but in the end they defeated the Carbondale Terriers 42-27 and the Cape Central Tigers 39-36...
Fred Danner (12/10/09)
SIKESTON -- Fred Lee Danner, 87, of Sikeston, died Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. 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...
Douglas Hammock (12/10/09)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers at services for Douglas L. Hammock, 88, formerly of Morehouse, who died on Dec. 6, 2009, were Mike Jones, Steve Jones, Dan Jennings, David Hammock, Jim Graham and Steve McIntyre. Services were held Wednesday at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel with burial in Garden of Memories Cemetery...
Velma Palmer (12/10/09)
LILBOURN -- Velma Palmer died Dec. 6, 2009, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid.
Tip Clark (12/10/09)
NEW MADRID -- Charles "Tip" Clark died Dec. 10, 2009, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete with Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid.
Bill Greenwood (12/10/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Billy Garland "Bill" Greenwood, 79, died Dec. 7, 2009, at 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...
Edna Caulley (12/10/09)
DEXTER -- Edna Fay Caulley, 86, died Dec. 8, 2009, at Missouri Southern Healthcare 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...
Denny Cole (12/10/09)
EAST PRARIE - Denny Cole, 51, died at 7:16 a.m. Dec. 10, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Shelby Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, which are incompletes
Lynda Allen (12/10/09)
NEW MADRID -- Lynda Allen died Dec. 9, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete at Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid.
Samuel Purser (12/10/09)
NEW MADRID -- Samuel Purser died Dec. 8, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid.