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Stories from Friday, February 26, 2010

Chamber membership has grown (02/26/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Financially speaking, 2009 was a "pretty cut and dry" year for the Sikeston Area Chamber of Commerce. During Thursday's monthly membership luncheon, Missy Marshall, executive director, detailed the financial statement for the year and provided copies to members...
Under construction (02/26/10)
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Airport Board is now in place (02/26/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Mississippi County's airport now has an advisory board in place. Having recently been informed that the Missouri Department of Transportation prefers airports to have a board, county commissioners established one during their regular meeting Thursday...
Nixon appoints Hendley as clerk (02/26/10)
JEFFERSON CITY -- James E. Hendley of Bloomfield is the new clerk for Stoddard County following his appointment Thursday by Gov. Jay Nixon. The position of clerk became vacant upon the retirement of County Clerk Don White. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Kielhofner leads Oran to win (02/26/10)
The Eagles got a big game from senior Gabe Kielhofner to lead them to a 78-41 win over visiting Kelly.
Dexter girls end Sikeston's season (02/26/10)
The Lady Bearcats jumped out to a 10-0 lead in the first quarter and never trailed en route to a 64-39 win over Sikeston.
Kelly girls down Oran 48-36 (02/26/10)
Senior Londyn Backfisch and junior Kayla Hicks led the Lady Hawks with 12 points apiece. They each pulled down seven rebounds as well.
Mabel Merrick (02/26/10)
SIKESTON -- Mabel M. Merrick, 89, of Sikeston, peacefully passed away at 12:47 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010, at the 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...
Kate Henderson (02/26/10)
MATTHEWS -- Catherine Elleanor Certo "Kate" Henderson, 91, died Feb. 24, 2010, in Matthews. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Billy McMullin (02/26/10)
ESSEX -- Billy McMullin, 60, died Feb. 25, 2010, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. 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...
Connie Howell (02/26/10)
SIKESTON -- Connie Roy Howell, 80, died Feb. 24, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. 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...
Theresa Kirkman (02/26/10)
ESSEX -- Theresa Kirkman, 85, formerly of Owensboro, Ky., died Feb. 25, 2010, at her daughter's home in Essex. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Chapel in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Stanley Wilson (02/26/10)
MOREHOUSE -- William Stanley Wilson, 89, died Feb. 25, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center 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...
Larry White (02/26/10)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Larry Eugene White, 69, died Feb. 25, 2010, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the DeLisle Funeral Chapel in Portageville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Dorothy Parker (02/26/10)
DEXTER -- Dorothy Hughes Parker, 91, died Feb. 26, 2010, at the Central Gardens Residential Care Center in Dexter. Arrangements are incomplete with Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.