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Stories from Friday, May 28, 2010

Parents urged to look out for symptoms (05/28/10)
jillb@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON - Parents are being cautioned to be aware of the dangers of bacterial meningitis and to be on the lookout for the symptoms. A student at the Sikeston Seventh and Eighth Grade Center is being treated for the disease, according to local health officials...
Memorial work (05/28/10)
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Blacktop season begins (05/28/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Summer temperatures mean one thing for county road crews: blacktopping season. Mississippi County commissioners said during their regular meeting Thursday that it is time once again to begin touring the county to determine which paved county roads need blacktop the most...
Bike riders get ready to ramble (05/28/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Cotton Ramble is returning for a second year this fall and will be bigger than the first ride. Event organizers Ed and Jackie Cowan, Jiggs Moore and Kris Greene spoke about the event during Thursday's monthly luncheon of the Sikeston Area Chamber of Commerce...
Scott County Relay for Life is a success (05/28/10)
news@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Scott County Relay for Life, conducted May 21 and 22, has been deemed a success. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Drug arrests made in Caruthersville (05/28/10)
CARUTHERSVILLE - Two persons were arrested Thursday evening on drug charges. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
A New Beginning: Sikeston Post 114 enters season with new coach, new players (05/28/10)
By Chris Pobst sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- A rough first outing for Sikeston Post 114 wasn't expected, but the first game of the season is figured to have it's share of bumps. Post 114 was drilled 15-3 at VFW Memorial Stadium on Thursday evening by the Cape Girardeau Cherokees...
Mary Frances Leonard (05/28/10)
LILBOURN -- Mary Frances Leonard, 73, died May 27, 2010, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Charles Grant (05/28/10)
SIKESTON -- Charles Grant, 61, died May 26, 2010, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Marie St. Clair (05/28/10)
DEXTER -- Marie St. Clair, 93, died May 26, 2010, at Cypress Point Skilled Nursing in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Jasmin Davis (05/28/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Jasmin Marie Davis, 29-day-old daughter of John Wayne and Danielle Albirdie Ritch Davis of East Prairie, died at 1:45 p.m. May 26, 2010, in the Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital in St. Louis. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Harvey Murphy (05/28/10)
NEW MADRID -- Harvey James Murphy was born on Oct. 22, 1961, in New Madrid. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Ina Belle Roberts (05/28/10)
WAPPAPELLO -- Ina Belle Roberts, 87, died May 27, 2010, at the Dyersburg Manor in Dyersburg, Tenn. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Mildred V. Adkisson (05/28/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Mildred V. Adkisson, 88, died at 3:25 a.m. May 27, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Melvin Hostler (05/28/10)
SIKESTON -- Melvin Loyd Hostler, 65, died May 26, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete.