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Stories from Friday, June 4, 2010

Howardville man to go on trial for woman's murder (06/04/10)
NEW MADRID -- Following the testimony of six witnesses, a Howardville man was ordered bound over for trial on charges of first degree murder and armed criminal action. Associate Judge Charles Spitler ruled following a preliminary hearing Thursday afternoon, there was sufficient evidence presented against Jann Wofford, 55, for a trial for the fatal shooting of Dorothy Hood...
Getting ready (06/04/10)
Local jump ropers earn state honors (06/04/10)
SIKESTON -- Groups of Sikeston and Charleston youth were acknowledged for their jump roping skills during a recent state competition in Jefferson City. Double Dutch jump roping teams, formed through Lincoln University Extension in Sikeston, competed in mid-May at the Show Me the Ropes Competition in Jefferson City. The event was sponsored by Missouri Department of Health and Senior Service's Office of Minority Health and Lincoln University Extension of Jefferson City...
Ditch work to begin in 2 weeks (06/04/10)
CHARLESTON -- The contractor for an EWP cleanout on Maple Slough says he will have equipment there ready to go in two weeks. Danny Norman of Danny Norman Construction in East Prairie met with Mississippi County commissioners during their regular meeting Thursday...
Squirrels drop opener of wooden bat tourney (06/04/10)
The Jackson Senior Legion squad thumped the Squirrels in their opener, 16-0 at the Charleston Woodfest on Thursday night.
Cooter places third in Class 1 (06/04/10)
SPRINGFIELD -- The Cooter Wildcats ended their season on a high note, defeating St. Elizabeth 4-1 to claim third place in the Class 1 State Baseball Tournament on Thursday morning. Cooter broke a scoreless tie in the top of the fourth when Dustin Franklin doubled down the left field line to lead off the inning. Franklin advanced to third on a bunt hit by Jessee Rayburn and then scored on a wild pitch to give the Wildcats a 1-0 lead...
Youth baseball action (06/04/10)
Donald Schmidt (06/04/10)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers at services conducted Tuesday at Ponder Funeral Home for Donald Lester Schmidt, 75, who died May 28, 2010, were: Rob Howard, Alec Burden, Sammy Potashnick, Jacob Hyde, Adam Cooksey and Shawn Clinton. Honorary pallbearers were Alvin Ferrenburg, Rodney Bridger, Avery Riley, Ethan Riley, Ryan Smith and Matthew J. Schmidt...
Arthur Bruce (06/04/10)
SIKESTON -- Honorary pallbearers for Arthur O. Bruce, 91, who died on June 1, 2010, will be: James Sullivan, Jack Patterson, Brad Wilson, Bill Smith, Jesse Redd, Bill Walker, Charlotte Hale, James Cowger and Joe Sebourn. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Herman Lynxwiler (06/04/10)
BLOOMFIELD -- Herman Lynxwiler, 88, died June 2, 2010, at the Golden Living Center in Bloomfield. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lee Davis (06/04/10)
WYATT -- Lee Morris Davis, 83, died June 2, 2010, at his home in rural Wyatt. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Me'Khi Maxwell (06/04/10)
HOWARDVILLE -- Me'Khi A. Maxwell, 10 months, died May 31, 2010, at his home in Howardville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Lilly Jean Marshall (06/04/10)
BELL CITY -- Lilly Jean Marshall, 69, died June 2, 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...
Donald Cook (06/04/10)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Donald R. Cook, 68, died June 3, 2010, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Roberta Perkins (06/04/10)
BERNIE -- Roberta Poplin Perkins, 95, died June 3, 2010, at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...