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Stories from Thursday, June 24, 2010

Summer readers (06/24/10)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- School may be out for the summer, but many local libraries are providing the opportunity for children to maintain or improve their reading skills and have fun at the same time. "I think it's really important to bring your kids to the library and to maintain the reading skills they have and to encourage them to keep reading," said Ann Thompson, children's librarian at Sikeston Public Library...
Jaycee event will help fund cancer fight (06/24/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- In four years, the Sikeston Jaycees have helped the American Cancer Society raise more than $70,000 with the "Tough Enough to Wear Pink" campaign. And this year, the organization is working to raise that number even higher, with more events to help the cause...
Music @ The Malone (06/24/10)
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Driver falls asleep, crashes vehicle (06/24/10)
SIKESTON -- A Louisiana woman was seriously injured after she feel asleep while driving early today in Scott County. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jenkins signs with William Woods (06/24/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com NEW MADRID -- The leadership and the willingness to do what is necessary for a win is what sets Dontre Jenkins apart from the rest of the pack. As a point guard for the New Madrid County Central Eagles, Jenkins was the floor-leader which is a role he is comfortable with and has flourished in for quite some time...
YMCA to host annual baseball camp (06/24/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- Starting Monday the YMCA of Southeast Missouri will kick off its annual baseball camp lasting through Friday, July 2. Each day former Sikeston high school players Matt Limbaugh and Eric Chappell will instruct kids age 6-12 from 9:30-11:00 a.m...
A.G. Kirby (06/24/10)
BETHEL SPRINGS, Tenn. -- A.G. Kirby, 87, formerly of Dexter, Mo., died June 22, 2010, at McNairy County Health Care in Selmer. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Mary Call (06/24/10)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Mary Belle Call, 86, died June 22, 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.
Bob Ross (06/24/10)
ESSEX -- Funeral services for Robert "Bob" Ross, 83, who died June 18, 2010, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, will be at noon Saturday. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Claudia Gadberry (06/24/10)
BLODGETT -- Claudia Gadberry, 72, died June 23, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete.
Arnold Kappler (06/24/10)
HILLSBORO -- Arnold L. Kappler, 84, died at 11:14 a.m. June 16, 2010, at St. Clare Health Center in Fenton. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...