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Stories from Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Woman dies as a result of morning fire (04/20/10)
MINER - A woman died as the result of a fire Tuesday morning at her home. Scott County Coroner Scott Amick said Donna J. Gerhardt, 47, was pronounced dead at Missouri Delta Medical Center at 8:43 am. Tuesday. According to Amick, fire personnel were able to remove Garhardt from her residence at 808 David Lane. Emergency personnel then attempted to stabilize Garhardt at the scene before transporting her to Missouri Delta Medical Center...
One removed from early morning fire (04/20/10)
Firefighters work the scene of a fire at 808 David Lane this morning. One person was removed from the house and transported to a local hospital, said Miner Police Chief Roger Moore, however there were no reports on the injuries as of press time. The fire was called in at 7:53 a.m. by a neighborhood resident, who noticed smoke while driving past the home, then reportedly banged on the door while another person called 911. Crews were still on the scene at 9 a.m...
Special skills required (04/20/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Treating victims of a hazardous materials incident at the emergency room without creating problems for other patients requires special skills. Personnel at Missouri Delta Medical Center received both classroom and practical training Monday in the proper ways to prepare for and treat contaminated hazmat victims...
Kiwanis Club to begin flag project (04/20/10)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Flying American flags on federally observed holidays has just gotten easier for Sikeston residents. Starting with Memorial Day the Sikeston Kiwanis Club will begin its flag project to put up flags for display during national holidays...
Autopsy failed to determine cause of teen's death (04/20/10)
ORAN - An autopsy on an Oran teen, who died March 21, failed to determine a cause of death. Scott County Coroner Scott Amick said a 'full and complete" autopsy, including toxicology tests, was completed on 16-year-old Cody Boggs. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Oran man enters guilty plea for destroying mail (04/20/10)
CAPE GIRARDEAU - An Oran U.S. postal service employee entered a guilty plea Monday to destroying mail. Lance W. Kinder, 25, pled guilty in U.S. District Court to one felony count of delay or destruction of mail. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Poplar Bluff too much for Dexter (04/20/10)
One mislocated pitch early in the ball game left the Dexter Bearcats in a hole they wouldn't be able to climb out of.
Bright future (04/20/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com NEW MADRID -- The future looks bright for the New Madrid County Central softball program. The Lady Eagles played a majority of underclassmen Monday afternoon as NMCC easily defeated the visiting Gideon Lady Bulldogs 18-1. "I've been doing this for 18 years and from top to bottom this is the best freshman class we've had," said NMCC coach Steve Rogers. ...
Nolan Gott (04/20/10)
TWENTYNINE PALMS, Calif. -- Nolan Michael Gott, three-months, died April 9, 2010, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Ronnie Penrose (04/20/10)
CARMI, Ill. -- Ronnie Eugene Penrose, 52, died April 17, 2010, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Laura Russell (04/20/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Laura B. Russell, 63, died April 19, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete.
Jimmie Lutes (04/20/10)
SIKESTON -- Jimmie Dale Lutes, 81, died April 19, 2010, at the Miner Nursing Center. Arrangements are incomplete.