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Stories from Thursday, February 4, 2010

Man in custody after standoff (02/04/10)
PORTAGEVILLE -- A Portageville man is in custody on warrants connected to a domestic assault. At around 9 a.m. Wednesday, the Portageville Police Department received a report from a 17-year-old female who said she was assaulted by her father earlier in the morning...
Rehearsing for a romantic evening (02/04/10)
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Computer fantasy game cultivates local fans (02/04/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- About two years ago, Mike Quillman was diagnosed with cancer. To treat the disease, he had to give up his career in construction and focus on becoming healthy again. But FarmVille, an online fantasy game he began playing earlier this year has given him the opportunity to once again build things...
E.P. fire destroys house (02/04/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- A fire destroyed a home Wednesday night in East Prairie. Barry Blumenberg, assistant fire chief, said fire fighters responded to a house on Pine Street around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday and were on the scene until 1 a.m. today. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
New Madrid County Central's Ealy makes Mizzou commitment official (02/04/10)
Ealy is ranked by Rivals.com as the No. 3 player in the state of Missouri, the No. 11 weakside defensive end prospect and also consider him as one of the nation's top 250 high school players.
Early interest was key to signing Sikeston's Carlyle (02/04/10)
For the last several seasons, the Lindenwood University football team has signed some of the top talent in Southeast Missouri. On Wednesday, they inked another in Sikeston's Josh Carlyle.
NMCC utility man takes dedication to Lindenwood (02/04/10)
New Madrid County Central head football coach Arlen Pixley knew just what kind of player senior Rodney Anderson was going to become the very first day of practice.
SHS uses turnovers to down Lady Eagles (02/04/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- At times this season, turnovers have been the downfall of the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs basketball team. On Wednesday night, Sikeston flipped the script and used Oran's turnovers against them in a 51-43 win. "I think (Oran) played well down the stretch but the turnover bug bit them tonight more than it bit us," said Sikeston coach Homer Jackson. ...
Clare Eisenbach (02/04/10)
SIKESTON -- Clare B. Eisenbach, 88, died Feb. 3, 2010, at her home 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...
Gen McPheeters (02/04/10)
MALDEN -- Genevieve "Gen" Moore McPheeters, 93, died Feb. 2, 2010, at the Golden Living Center in Malden. Funeral arrangements are with the Bradshaw Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Norman Spitzmiller (02/04/10)
SIKESTON -- Norman L. Spitzmiller, 84, of Sikeston, died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010, at his residence. 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...
Jerry Jarboe (02/04/10)
DEXTER -- Geraldine "Jerry" Jarboe, 96, died Feb. 1, 2010, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. 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...
Wilma Williamson (02/04/10)
ESSEX -- Wilma R. Williamson, 86, died Feb. 2, 2010, at the Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter. Arrangements are incomplete with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Lloyd Evans (02/04/10)
SIKESTON -- Lloyd Evans, 84, formerly of Malden, died Feb. 2, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Charles Carson (02/04/10)
MATTHEWS -- Charles Robert Carson, 85, died Feb. 1, 2010, at Close to Home Nursing Facility in Matthews. 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...
Larry Braden (02/04/10)
SIKESTON -- Laurence P. "Larry" Braden, 78, died at 8:45 a.m. Feb. 3, 2010, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at the Blanchard Funeral Chapel in Sikeston.
Lorene Edwards (02/04/10)
SIKESTON -- Lorene Edwards, 98, died Feb. 3, 2010, at Clearview Nursing Center in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete at Ponder Funeral Home.