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Stories from Sunday, July 4, 2010

Celebrate (07/04/10)
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Help wanted (07/04/10)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com PORTAGEVILLE -- When Summer Noble took over as the coordinator for Delta Area Economic Opportunity Corp.'s new Volunteer Project, she said she didn't realize the significance of having a strong community infrastructure...
Volunteers have recipe for success (07/04/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com ORAN -- It takes almost 200 volunteers and pounds of food to prepare the meal for the annual Fourth of July picnic in Oran -- but the results are nothing short of delicious. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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No Monday paper published (07/04/10)
SIKESTON -- The Standard Democrat will not publish a paper Monday in observance of Independence Day, and the offices will be closed. Regular publication will resume Tuesday with normal business hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. We wish everyone a safe and happy holiday...
Definition of Athlete (07/04/10)
To some people, Kony Ealy was lucky enough to win the genetic lottery. His sheer size and strength for a high school student rivals collegiate players as his 6-5, 230-pound frame towers among the rest. It's a big reason for his success at New Madrid County Central High School...
Scott Central's Boese named to all-state team (07/04/10)
JEFFERSON CITY -- The 2010 all-state baseball teams have been selected by the Missouri Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association. In Class 1, Josh Boese of Scott County Central was named to the first team. Boese, a junior catcher, batted a whopping .588 on the season and twice hit for the cycle during a game. Boese helped lead the Braves (9-8) to one of their best seasons in school history...
Electa Fowler (07/04/10)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Electa Ann Fowler, 43, died July 3, 2010, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete.
Mary Hillis (07/04/10)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Mary Evangeline McCullough Hillis, 54, died at 4:30 p.m. July 1, 2010, at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Mike Watkins (07/04/10)
SCOTT CITY -- Mike Watkins, 38, died July 2, 2010 in Scott City. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Bill Cannon (07/04/10)
CHAFFEE -- William "Bill" Cannon, 72, died July 1, 2010, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Curtis Lowery (07/04/10)
DEXTER -- Curtis Wilbur Lowery, 95, died July 1, 2010, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Lillian Cowser (07/04/10)
CHARLESTON -- Lillian Catherine Cowser, 83, died July 2, 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...
James Strayhorn (07/04/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- James Strayhorn, 77, died June 30, 2010, at the East Prairie Nursing Center. Arrangements are incomplete.
Dewey Davidson Sr. (07/04/10)
SIKESTON - Dewey Wesley Davidson Sr., 57, died at 11:40 p.m. July 1, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...