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Stories from Tuesday, August 31, 2010

'Tour of Duty' (08/31/10)
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Three local agencies are approved for MFH grants (08/31/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Three area agencies were approved for funding in the latest round of Missouri Foundation for Health grants. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Recipes needed for cookbook (08/31/10)
SIKESTON -- From "Mom's apple pie" and "Dad's chili" to "Grandma's dumplings," the Standard Democrat is looking for readers' favorite recipes to be published weekly and then compiled into a cookbook. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
'Wooly' men are ready to be judged (08/31/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Several men in Benton ceremoniously "buried" their razors on April 24, kicking off a beard-growing contest to celebrate the town's sesquicentennial. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Many events planned as sesquicentennial celebration culminates this weekend in Benton (08/31/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- The culmination of the beard-growing contest isn't all that's planned this weekend as Benton culminates its sesquicentennial celebration. Throughout the Neighbor Days festivities, the Chamber of Commerce will have special T-shirts, a 165-page sesquicentennial photo book and its legacy bricks for sale. ...
Oran volleyball team drops Charleston in opener (08/31/10)
The Lady Eagles took early leads in both sets in route to a 25-19, 25-14 sweep over the Lady Bluejays.
Local teams gear up for season (08/31/10)
By Chris Pobst sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs cross country team will have experience as well as new blood as they kick off the 2010 season. "We have some hard workers," Sikeston head coach Gregg Holifield said. "We have some guys that ran last year and also some young ones too. I really like our kids and I think we'll have a good year."...
Bulldogs upset Saxony in historic 1-0 victory (08/31/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com JACKSON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs soccer team got their season started in grand fashion on Monday evening as they posted their first-ever win over the Saxony Lutheran Crusaders with a 1-0 victory at Saxony Lutheran High School. "It's good to get that first win under your belt," newly appointed Sikeston head coach Doyle Noe, who also received his first win as head coach, said. ...
Judy Small (08/31/10)
PADUCAH, Ky. -- Julia "Judy" Thompson Small, 84, died at 3:40 a.m. Aug. 30, 2010, at the Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Willie Cook (08/31/10)
PARMA -- Willie L. Cook, 68, died Aug. 24, 2010, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Flavel Westfall (08/31/10)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for services conducted Monday for Flavel C. Westfall, 94,who died on Aug. 26, 2010, were: Robert Westfall, Rob George, Dustin Myers, Matt Boley, Dan Wood and Danny Foutz.
Bettie Fleeman (08/31/10)
DEXTER -- Bettie Fleeman, 81, died Aug. 30, 2010, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.