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Stories from Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Drug dog set to join police force (02/09/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com MINER -- The city of Miner should have a drug dog on duty by the end of the year. Chad Melton, the Miner police officer slated to become the city's first K-9 officer, said he recently got the OK from the Miner Board of Aldermen to begin moving forward with the K-9 program...
Snow day (02/09/10)
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Charleston graduate will lead group (02/09/10)
JEFFERSON CITY - Former Southeast Missouri resident Mayme Young Miller will serve as the chair of the Mental Health Transformation Working Group within the Department of Mental Health. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Mississippi County farmer wins award (02/09/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Donny DeLine likened his winning the Top Producer 2010 Farmer of the Year award to bringing home a Grammy. "It's a pretty neat deal," the Charleston farmer said of the late January conference in which he won the prize...
Vehicle stop leads to drug arrest (02/09/10)
MINER -- A vehicle stop in Miner late Saturday resulted in the arrest of a Scott City man on drug-related charges. Jason M. Jungers of Scott City is charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, possession of drug paraphernalia and driving while intoxicated, according to a news release issued today by Miner Police Chief Roy Moore...
Sikeston's Henson to play softball at JeffCo (02/09/10)
Before entering high school, Sikeston senior Krystal Henson had not been involved with any organized softball team.
Gene Walden (02/09/10)
OMAHA, Neb. -- Gene Walden, 96, formerly of East Prairie, Mo., died at 12:30 p.m. Feb. 6, 2010, in the Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Melvin Teel Sr. (02/09/10)
BERNIE -- Melvin Eugene Teel Sr., 60, died Feb. 5, 2010, at his home. 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...
Harvie Jackson (02/09/10)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for services conducted Monday at Ponder Funeral Home for Harvie S. Jackson, 86, who died on Feb. 1, 2010, were: Joe Gugudan, Tim Gugudan, Bill Tate, Jerry Tate, Ken Jackson and J.R. Thompson.
Shirley Warner (02/09/10)
SIKESTON -- Shirley P. Warner, 72, died Feb. 8, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete with Ponder Funeral Home.
Jeannine Bryant (02/09/10)
PARMA -- Jeannine Bryant, 40, died Feb. 8, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home.
Bennie Thomure (02/09/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Bennie Joe Thomure, 63, died at 3:30 p.m. Feb. 7, 2010, at his home. 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...
Lawrence Kinsey (02/09/10)
SIKESTON -- Lawrence Howard Kinsey, 84, died Feb. 7, 2010, 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...
Freddie Brandon (02/09/10)
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...
Mary Brown (02/09/10)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for services held Sunday at the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel for Mary E. Brown, 80, who died Feb. 5, 2010, were: Chad Stark, David Brashears, Jason Hicks, Michael Hicks, Scott Riley and Richard Henry.