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Stories from Sunday, February 14, 2010

First year of expansion success (02/14/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Having just completed the first year in its new home, the YMCA of Southeast Missouri has a lot to celebrate. Whether it's a former Sikeston resident returning for a visit or a visiting YMCA member from a big city, it is always fun to watch their reaction to seeing the YMCA of Southeast Missouri for the first time, said Jeff Partridge, executive director...
Early learning (02/14/10)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Parents as Teachers parent educator Maryiln Schlosser raised a plastic block and asked 27-month-old Olivia Schuchart if she would put it on top of the table. Olivia, who was in her family's living room, took the block from Schlosser, ran into the kitchen and placed the block on the table...
Traffic stop leads to meth lab bust (02/14/10)
PORTAGEVILLE - A traffic stop Friday by Portageville police officers led to several arrests and the dismantling of an active meth lab. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Bluejays shoot down shorthanded Portageville (02/14/10)
Deonte Jones hit layups, knocked down mid-range jumpers, and nailed 3-pointers to lead Charleston to a 77-53 victory over Portageville.
Tiger clawed: Sikeston drops second straight game (02/14/10)
The Sikeston Bulldogs shooting woes eventually led to a 57-50 Cape Central win on Friday night.
Townsend, Lady Bulldogs win on Senior Night, 50-38 (02/14/10)
Townsend, Sikeston's lone senior, scored eight points, grabbed 14 rebounds and collected six steals.
Rural areas are losing impact (02/14/10)
As I watched one of the dozens of "political" talk shows on television this week, the host jokingly said that the record snowfall and wintry weather was not a news story until it struck New York City...
Junior Young (02/14/10)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Claude Robinson "Junior" Young, 77, died Feb. 12, 2010, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the DeLisle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jeannine Bryant (02/14/10)
PARMA -- Jeannine Serena Bryant, 40, died Feb. 8, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Mary Lee Poe (02/14/10)
DEXTER -- Mary Lee Poe, 81, died Feb. 12, 2010, at her 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...
Walter Nichols (02/14/10)
BELL CITY -- Walter Wesley Nichols, 87, of Bell City, died Friday Feb. 12, 2010, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...