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Stories from Friday, April 2, 2010

Success recognized (04/02/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- There was a lot of progress in the Sikeston and Miner areas over the past years. And success stories of 10 individuals, businesses and organizations were shared Thursday night during the 60th annual awards banquet: "A dream ... A vision ... A success ... Sixty Years of Progress," sponsored by the Sikeston Area Chamber of Commerce...
Ditch cleanup advances (04/02/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Contractors bidding on Mississippi County's latest round of ditch cleanouts need to comply with requirements to be considered. Commissioners Steve Jones said during Thursday's County Commission meeting that only one out of the six contractors that picked up bid packets for this round of Emergency Watershed Protection Program cleanouts has discussed the project with him so far...
Drug roundup nets five arrests (04/02/10)
STEELE -- Five people were arrested early Thursday morning in a roundup in Steele. Law enforcement agencies involved were: the Bootheel Drug Task Force, Steele Police Department and Pemiscot County Sheriff's Department. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Boaters rescued (04/02/10)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- Two boaters were rescued Tuesday afternoon after their boat was stranded in the Mississippi River. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Special recognition is given to retiring MSHP lieutenant (04/02/10)
SIKESTON -- A special award was given at Thursday night's awards banquet. Lt. James E. McNiell of the Missouri State Highway Patrol was honored for his 33 years of service -- 19 in Troop E -- by Capt. George Ridens. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Sikeston track and field shines in first meet (04/02/10)
The Bulldogs beat the Tigers on both sides of the meet as the boys won 75-57 and the girls 82-64.
Bluejays, Eagles split doubleheader (04/02/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com EAST PRAIRIE -- One game between the Charleston Bluejays and the East Prairie Eagles is usually a treat for any fan of the rivalry to watch. Throw in a doubleheader and it's twice as fun. Such was the case on Thursday evening as they squared off for two games at East Prairie splitting the two-game series...
Randy French (04/02/10)
CHARLESTON -- Randolph Granger "Randy" French, 49, died March 31, 2010, at his 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...
Sammie Montgomery (04/02/10)
DEXTER -- Sammie Ann Montgomery, 52, died March 31, 2010, at the Golden Living Center in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Service. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Eugene Bushard (04/02/10)
MINNEAPOLIS -- Eugene V. Bushard, 98, formerly of Chaffee, Mo., died March 30, 2010. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Imojean Arnold (04/02/10)
SIKESTON -- Imojean Arnold, 83, died April 1, 2010 at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel.
Jane Hamelmann (04/02/10)
SIKESTON -- Mary Jane Hamelmann, 79, died April 2, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete with Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston.
D.B. Harris (04/02/10)
ORAN -- D.B. Harris, 89, died March 31, 2010, at the Crystal Oaks Nursing Center in Crystal City. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Mary Fay Capps (04/02/10)
DEXTER -- Mary Fay Capps, 87, formerly of Bloomfield, died March 31, 2010, at the Golden Living Facility 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...
Phillip Ransburgh (04/02/10)
NEW MADRID -- Phillip Ransburgh, 54, died March 31, 2010, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Rodney McCoy (04/02/10)
POCAHONTAS, Ark. -- Rodney Alwin McCoy, 62, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., left this earth to be with his maker at 10:09 a.m. on April 1, 2010, at the Lucy Lee Medical Center in Poplar Bluff. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Brian Campbell (04/02/10)
MORLEY -- Brian Allen Campbell, 46, formerly of Moscow Mills, died March 31, 2010, at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home of East Prairie in charge of arrangements. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...