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Stories from Thursday, December 24, 2009

Best behavior (12/24/09)
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Customers will continue to pack stores through holiday weekend (12/24/09)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Think the stores are cluttered now, with a before-Christmas shopping rush? Officials at area retail stores expect the parking lots to be just as packed and lines just as long this weekend. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Sheriff's office will be asked to comply (12/24/09)
scottw@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- The Mississippi County Commission will send written notification to the county sheriff's department requesting compliance with two directives. "We're going to send another letter today," Presiding Commission Jim Blumenberg said during the regular County Commission meeting held Wednesday instead of today as it is Christmas Eve...
Christmas trees provide fish habitat (12/24/09)
SIKESTON -- For those ready to bid Christmas 2009 goodbye and get ready for 2010, they can begin by recycling their live Christmas trees. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Holiday traffic tips are offered (12/24/09)
SIKESTON - The Missouri State Highway Patrol reminds travelers that holiday drivers will affect traffic patterns. Those planning a trip during the holiday should keep this in mind. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
In a jam (12/24/09)
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GROUNDED (12/24/09)
sd_sports@yahoo.com BROSELEY -- The Dexter Lady Bearcats left the Twin Rivers Lady Royals Classic Tournament with a third place trophy on Wednesday night after defeating the Kelly Lady Hawks 56-36. Dexter had a strong showing from the almost dominate post presence of senior Abbie Warren and freshman Brittany Harris...
Robert E. Lee (12/24/09)
DUDLEY -- Robert E. Lee, 75, died Dec. 21, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Puxico. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Marian Warren (12/24/09)
BERTRAND -- Marian Ava Warren, 85, died Dec. 20, 2009, at the home of her niece in Louisville, Ky. 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...
Ruby Schneider (12/24/09)
GALAX, Va. - Ruby Schneider, 92, formerly of East Prairie, Mo., died at 7:10 p.m. Dec. 23, 2009, in the Twin County Regional Hospital. Shelby Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, which are incomplete.
John McAfee (12/24/09)
EAST PRAIRIE - John McAfee, 69, died Dec. 23, 2009, at his home in East Prairie. Shelby Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, which are incomplete.
Stanley Lawless (12/24/09)
YUMA, Ariz. -- Stanley Alan Lawless, 58, formerly of Benton, Mo., died Dec. 16, 2009, at Kindred Hospital in Phoenix following an extended illness. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Audie Honeycutt (12/24/09)
DEXTER -- Audie Honeycutt, 62, died Dec. 22, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ellen Hope (12/24/09)
DESOTO -- Ellen Gladys Hope, 86, formerly of Chaffee, died Dec. 23, 2009, at The Villa in DeSoto. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.