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Stories from Friday, May 21, 2010

Mayor expense account approved (05/21/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com MINER -- Miner's mayor is getting his expense account. The Miner Board of Aldermen approved during their regular meeting Thursday covering the mayor's expenses incurred doing city business. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
City receives letter from union (05/21/10)
MINER -- The city of Miner has recently received letters from Mark Baker, business representative for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers union, advising the union is considering legal action against the city. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ready for Relay (05/21/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- As Relay for Life events kick off this weekend with Scott County, organizers are seeing more involvement in helping find a cure for cancer. Scott County's Relay begins at 6 p.m. and runs through 6 a.m. Saturday at the north field of the YMCA...
Vacated easement policy set (05/21/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Scott County now has a procedure when it comes to mapping vacated easements and other areas. During Thursday's meeting, commissioners unanimously approved Resolution 10-05-20, which addresses the vacation of right-of-ways...
Boaters encouraged to be safe on the water (05/21/10)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Before heading out on the water this season, boaters are urged to practice safe operating habits and wear their life jackets. "Memorial Day weekend is one of the first big weekends of the year," said Sgt. Jerry Callahan, director of public information for Missouri State Water Patrol...
Dexter woman killed in accident (05/21/10)
DEXTER -- A Dexter woman became the 28th traffic fatality in the Troop E area this year when her car struck a tree Thursday evening. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
15 animals taken from C-ville home (05/21/10)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- Fifteen animals were removed from a Caruthersville residence following a report of animal abuse. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lady Devils aiming high (05/21/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com CHAFFEE -- Last spring the Chaffee boys track team left the Class 1 State Championships with a second place trophy. This spring Chaffee once again heads into the state meet with high expectations, only it is the girls who are in the spotlight...
Essner seeking third title in 400 (05/21/10)
JEFFERSON CITY -- Scott City's Stephanie Essner will be seeking her third straight championship in the 400-meter dash at the Class 2 State Championships this weekend. Essner is just many of the local athletes to be taking part in the event that begins today at Lincoln University in Jefferson City...
Brandy Clark (05/21/10)
LOHMAN -- Brandy R. Brown Clark, 39, of Lohman, passed away peacefully Wednesday May 19, 2010, at St. Joseph's Home in Jefferson City after a 15-year long battle with brain cancer. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Mickey Sterling (05/21/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Thomas Mack "Mickey" Sterling, 60, died May 19, 2010, at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Wayne Lovette (05/21/10)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for services held Thursday for Hershel Wayne Lovette, 67, who died on May 16, 2010, were: Clifford Lovette, Raymond Lovette, Dale Lovette, Ron Lovette, Thomas Lovette and Hershel Lovett Jr.