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Stories from Thursday, August 19, 2010

Back to School (08/19/10)
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Grand jury declines murder charge (08/19/10)
news@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- A Scott County grand jury declined to return two charges, including murder, for a Miner teen accused of killing another teen with a truck last month. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Council approves shopping money (08/19/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Shopping money for the city's two efforts to improve Sikeston's housing was approved. During a special Sikeston City Council meeting Wednesday, council members approved a total of $37,758.92 for use at the county tax sale...
Scam circulating in Bootheel (08/19/10)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- A "get rich scam" in the form of a letter is circulating the Caruthersville area. According to Caruthersville Police Chief Chris Riggs, the letter states its from "The Sweepstakes Audit Bureau" and is properly addressed to the recipient with the right names and addresses on the forms...
High hopes for experienced Sikeston tennis team (08/19/10)
Led by a group of five seniors, this year's Sikeston Lady Bulldog tennis squad hopes to come out more like the team that finished last season than the one that started it.
Keith Adams (08/19/10)
CHARLESTON -- Keith Anderson Adams, 47, died Aug. 17, 2010, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Donna Brasher (08/19/10)
TALLAPOOSA -- Donna Gail Brasher, 48, died Aug. 18, 2010, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Jewell Ramsey (08/19/10)
SIKESTON -- A. Jewell Hicks Ramsey, 89, died Aug. 17, 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.
JoAnn Hickman (08/19/10)
SIKESTON -- JoAnn Hickman-Brown, 68, died at 6:30 a.m. Aug. 17, 2010, at the Miner Nursing Center in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Geneva Evans (08/19/10)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Geneva Evans, 88, died Aug. 18, 2010, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete.
Ron Smith (08/19/10)
SIKESTON -- Ronald W. "Ron" Smith, 66, died Aug. 17, 2010, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Mary Lou Ellis (08/19/10)
PARMA -- Mary Lou Hampton Ellis, 81, died Aug. 16, 2010, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Wilburn Parks (08/19/10)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Wilburn Parks, 90, died Aug. 19, 2010, at The Heritage Gardens of Portageville LLC. Arrangements are incomplete.
Joan Summers (08/19/10)
SIKESTON -- Joan Summers, 80, died Aug. 18, 2010, at her home in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete.