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Stories from Friday, September 10, 2010

Wall now open (09/10/10)
SIKESTON -- Some history lessons don't come in a textbook. Seventh and eighth grade students from St. Eustachius Catholic School in Portageville joined other volunteers in setting up the Moving Wall Thursday through a light mist of rain. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Dogs arrive at prison; training program begins (09/10/10)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- The term "pound puppies" has taken on a new meaning at the Southeast Correctional Center in Charleston. On Thursday, the prison kicked off its rescue dog training program, Puppies for Parole. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Upgrade wanted (09/10/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Mississippi County commissioners would like to trade a discount for an upgrade. During the regular County Commission meeting Thursday, County Clerk Junior DeLay advised commissioners of a life insurance proposal for county employees he was recently presented with...
Board appointments approved during meeting (09/10/10)
SIKESTON -- Appointments to city boards and commissions were made by the Sikeston City Council during a special meeting Thursday. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lightning causes power outage (09/10/10)
SIKESTON -- Lightning strikes led to a brief power outage for the city this morning. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Cotton Carnival website updated (09/10/10)
SIKESTON -- The 66th Annual Cotton Carnival will be from Sept. 28 through Oct. 2. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Risco receives USDA grant (09/10/10)
RISCO -- A new heating and cooling system will allow the city of Risco to provide emergency shelter during an extended power outage. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Portageville gets past Lady Jays in three sets (09/10/10)
The Charleston volleyball team lost to Portageville 25-15, 20-25, 25-14.
Missed chances: Sikeston soccer falls to Notre Dame in overtime (09/10/10)
Numerous shots inside Notre Dame's goal area went unscored during Sikeston's 1-0 overtime loss to Notre Dame on Thursday.
Scott City downs Meadow Heights for second win (09/10/10)
SCOTT CITY -- Led by junior Katie Hogan, the Scott City Lady Rams volleyball team took care of the visiting Meadow Heights Lady Panthers on Thursday night in two sets, 25-12 and 25-16. Hogan finished with nine digs, eight kills, six aces and three kill blocks while Mikah Simpson added nine digs, four kills and two aces. Andy Gray chipped in nine assists for the 2-1 Lady Rams as well...
Celia Riley DeLisle (09/10/10)
NEW MADRID -- Celia Riley DeLisle, 59, died Sept. 7, 2010, near Matthews. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
John Arbuckle (09/10/10)
WARDELL -- John C. Arbuckle Jr., 86, died Sept. 8, 2010, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Dalma Lockhart (09/10/10)
SIKESTON -- Dalma Lockhart, 92, died Sept. 9, 2010, at The Monticello House in Jackson. Arrangements are incomplete.
David Hovis (09/10/10)
ZALMA -- David Eugene Hovis, 91, died Sept. 8, 2010, at his son's home in Hiram. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Marian Foster (09/10/10)
EARLE, Ark. -- Marian Jean Foster, 73, formerly of Charleston, Mo., died Sept. 7, 2010, at the Memphis Medical Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Dorothy Russell (09/10/10)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Dorothy Lee Russell, 79, formerly of East Prairie, died at 1:05 a.m. Sept. 10, 2010, at the Mark Twain Care Center in Poplar Bluff. Arrangements are incomplete.
Peggy Adcock (09/10/10)
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Peggy Gould Adcock, 79, died Sept. 10, 2010, at Poplar Point Nursing Home in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete.