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Stories from Monday, December 14, 2009

Tis the season (12/14/09)
Local students are in the Christmas spirit as school winds down before the holiday break. Above: Santa Claus visits with Mrs. Chessor's class on Friday afternoon at the Sikeston Kindergarten Center. Santa made visits with the kindergarten students asking what the children were wanting for Christmas. ...
Municipal, school board filings open Tuesday (12/14/09)
SIKESTON - While most people haven't even begun to think about it yet, workers at area clerk's offices are preparing for yet another election. Tuesday will mark the official opening day for candidates to file for the April 6, 2010, municipal elections. Candidates may file for office until Jan. 19...
Braves roll in Illinois shootout (12/14/09)
MARION, Ill. -- The Scott County Central Braves defeated the Carbondale Terriers on Saturday afternoon in the Best of the Midwest Shootout at Marion High School in a 79-58 final. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Scott City gets past Delta for title (12/14/09)
CHAFFEE -- The Scott City Lady Rams were crowned as the tournament champions on Saturday afternoon following a week of solid play in the Chaffee Lady Devils Invitational. The title game was just as one would expect a finale to go, a battle until the very end, but Scott City was fortunate to escape with the 57-50 victory...
Ruth Majka (12/14/09)
DELTA -- Ruth Evelyn Majka, 83, died Dec. 11, 2009, at Monticello House in Cape Girardeau. 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...
Jimmie Lancaster (12/14/09)
CHAFFEE -- Jimmie P. Lancaster, 87, died at 4:30 a.m. Dec. 12, 2009, at his home. 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...
Donald Williams (12/14/09)
ALLENVILLE -- Donald Lee Williams, 39, died Dec. 11, 2009, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident near Arbor. 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...
Geneva Free (12/14/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Geneva Earlene Free, 79, died Dec. 13, 2009, at the Clearview Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Wendell Pruett (12/14/09)
SIKESTON -- Wendell Pruett, 64, died Dec. 11, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Glenda Violet Whittley (12/14/09)
SIKESTON -- Glenda Violet Whittley, 87, died Dec. 10, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. 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...