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Stories from Tuesday, March 16, 2010

They play pianos (03/16/10)
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Walk-a-thon will help in fight against cystic fibrosis (03/16/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- The Bootheel is stepping forward in the fight against cystic fibrosis. New Madrid will hold its first Great Strides walk-a-thon at 10:30 a.m. April 10 at Hunter-Dawson Park. "Great Strides is like the Relay for Life walk for cancer," explained Laura Frye, chair for the event...
Tree inventory under way in Sikeston parks (03/16/10)
news@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- To help the Sikeston Park Division with budgeting and future planting, a tree inventory is under way in all 14 of the city's parks. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Tennis anyone? (03/16/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- Entering his second year at the helm of the men's tennis program, Sikeston Bulldog's coach Russ Dial is hoping to build on the experience earned last season by a fairly raw group of players. "Last season was like a new beginning for a lot of these guys who have never participated in organized tennis before," coach said. "They were learning basic fundamental techniques."...
Ruth Crenshaw (03/16/10)
DEXTER -- Ruth Evelyn Crenshaw, 94, died March 15, 2010, at the Golden Living Center in Dexter. 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...
Tony Rodgers (03/16/10)
MORLEY -- Anthony "Tony" Rodgers, 45, died March 13, 2010, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Home of Oran. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Clyde Pruett (03/16/10)
SIKESTON -- Clyde Lee Pruett, 97, died March 15, 2010 at Bertrand Retirement Home in Bertrand. 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...
Verda Tinsley (03/16/10)
CHARLESTON -- Verda Mae Tinsley, 89, died March 15, 2010, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jess O'Guin (03/16/10)
BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. -- Jess O'Guin, 65, died March 13, 2010, at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro. Funeral arrangements are with the Carney Funeral Home of Blytheville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jerry Costin (03/16/10)
SIKESTON -- Jerry Ellsworth Costin, 68, died at 12:35 p.m. March 15, 2010, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Blanchard Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Michael Warren (03/16/10)
DEXTER -- Michael Joe Warren, 63, died March 14, 2010, at the Golden Living Center in Dexter. 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...