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Stories from Monday, February 8, 2010

Area's ranking improves (02/08/10)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Most Southeast Missouri counties showed progress in the overall rankings of children's health, according to the latest Kids Count report. Scott County increased in overall state rankings from 76th worst to 70th; New Madrid went from 105th to 100th. However, Mississippi County decreased in overall rankings from 88th to 105th and Stoddard County from 93rd to 108th. Cape Girardeau County's rank dropped from 48th in to 56th...
Sweet dreams (02/08/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sleep Institute at Missouri Delta Medical Center is celebrating a decade of helping people wake up feeling rested. Polysomnography, or a sleep study, is used to figure out if a patient is suffering from sleep disorders and, if so, diagnose them...
City seeks bids for Skate Park equipment (02/08/10)
SIKESTON - Skateboarders could have their own park by this summer. The Sikeston City Council has approved the purchase of the equipment for the skatepark, which will be located in the Sikeston Sports Complex. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Deloris Probst (02/08/10)
POTOSI -- Deloris L. Probst, 71, formerly of Bernie, died Feb. 6, 2010, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Freddie Brandon (02/08/10)
MALDEN -- Freddie Paul Brandon, 80, died Feb. 6, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Gene Walden (02/08/10)
OMAHA, Neb. -- Gene Walden, 96, formerly of East Prairie, Mo., died at 12:30 p.m. Feb. 6, 2010, at the Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha. Arrangements are incomplete with Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie.
Lawrence Kinsey (02/08/10)
SIKESTON -- Lawrence Kinsey, 84, died Feb. 7, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete with Nunnelee Funeral Chapel.
Bennie Thomure (02/08/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Bennie Joe Thomure, 63, died at 3:30 p.m. Feb. 7, 2010, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete with Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie.