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Stories from Thursday, August 5, 2010

Rodeo prep (08/05/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Next week Tracy Lawrence will return to the Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo, where he performed to a near-sellout crowd in 1994. The country singer, who first stepped on the stage and into the spotlight in 1991, said all that experience means something, and his Thursday show at this year's rodeo will be a lot more "polished" than 16 years ago...
Woman charged in theft (08/05/10)
BENTON - A Cape Girardeau woman was arrested for stealing more than $70,000 from an elderly couple. Linda L. Davis, 49, is charged with felony stealing, financial exploitation of the elderly and forgery. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Court denies bond reduction (08/05/10)
BENTON -- A Miner teen charged with second-degree murder remains in jail under a $150,000 bond. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Foul play not suspected in death (08/05/10)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- The death of a Caruthersville man found in his home is under investigation. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Prideful season (08/05/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON - The Heartland Pride softball team finished their 2010 season with an impressive record with numerous local talents who made a few steps towards their own individual futures. The Pride ended their season with a 36-16-1 record while competing in tournaments where they sometimes faced teams who were primarily made up of prospective freshmen in college...
Nicholson places fifth in shot put (08/05/10)
NORFOLK, Va. -- Jennifer Nicholson finished fifth in the shot put at the 2010 AAU Junior Olympic Games on Wednesday at Norfolk State University in Norfolk, Va. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Blanche Thompson (08/05/10)
NEW MADRID -- Blanche C. "MaMa" Thompson, 98, died July 31, 2010. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.