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Stories from Friday, May 7, 2010

County leaders take part in day (05/07/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- More than 50 people showed up for the National Day of Prayer service held at the Scott County Courthouse on Thursday morning. "We all know why we're here today," said Mark Hensley, county collector, who led the service...
Historic hunting (05/07/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com EAST PRAIRIE -- When most people think of hunting, using a gun or a bow and arrow come to mind. But this weekend, the Missouri Department of Natural Resources will demonstrate an early hunting technique, known as atlatl, at the Towosahgy State Historic Site, southeast of East Prairie...
Ditch work funds OK'd (05/07/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Mississippi County officials have the OK to clean out more of Maple Slough with EWP funding but are wondering when work already contracted on it will begin. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Voter registration cards mailed in recent weeks (05/07/10)
news@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Scott County voters should have received new voter registration cards in the mail over the past couple of weeks. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Charleston's Jones to be Raider (05/07/10)
Charleston senior Deonte Jones signed his letter of intent to play basketball at Three Rivers Community College in Poplar Bluff on Thursday.
Oran baseball survives against NMCC (05/07/10)
Oran led 5-0 before eventually hanging on for an 8-5 win over New Madrid County Central.
Jackson snaps SHS home win streak (05/07/10)
The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs saw their perfect home record snapped by Jackson, 3-0 on Thursday evening.
Shan Trigg (05/07/10)
ST. LOUIS -- Shan Trigg, 75, died May 5, 2010. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
O'Dell Thornton (05/07/10)
WYATT -- O'Dell Thornton, 97, died at 12:25 a.m. May 6, 2010, at the Charleston Manor. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Larry Henry (05/07/10)
GIDEON -- Larry Hubert Henry, 71, died May 4, 2010, at the Gideon Care Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Michael Cobb (05/07/10)
SIKESTON - Michael Wayne Cobb, 43, formerly of East Prairie, died May 6, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete.
Nora Rollins (05/07/10)
CHARLESTON - Nora K. Rollins, 83, died May 7, 2010, at Charleston Manor. Arrangements are incomplete.