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Stories from Tuesday, September 21, 2010

One dead, one critical after shooting (09/21/10)
LILBOURN - An autopsy conducted Monday afternoon has determined a North Lilbourn resident apparently killed himself after wounding another man Sunday evening. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Paving a new way (09/21/10)
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'Thrill the World' will help local charities (09/21/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Ghouls and the living dead will come out in Sikeston on Oct. 23 for what promises to be one thrilling night. The Thrill The World Event will come back for the second year, with an event at the Sikeston YMCA from 5 to 7 p.m., with the dance beginning at 6 p.m. on the dot, when dancers around the world will perform the Michael Jackson dance, said Kris Greene, event manager...
Math carnival aims to increase parent involvement at Hearnes (09/21/10)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- A series of events to increase parent involvement at Hearnes Elementary in Charleston begins with a math carnival tonight at the school. "We needed some parent nights and events, and math is something we want our kids to be more interested in and our parents, too," said B.J. Babb, parent liaison for the elementary school...
Dexter man is named to board (09/21/10)
JEFFERSON CITY -- A Dexter resident was named to the Missouri Cotton Growers' Organization Board of Directors by Gov. Jay Nixon. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Fire destroys barn on Monday (09/21/10)
MOREHOUSE -- Firefighters from four departments responded to a barn fire on Monday night. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Poplar Bluff clips Sikeston in JV fooball (09/21/10)
A wild finish against visiting Poplar Bluff saw the Sikeston junior varsity Bulldogs come just short when going for the win in overtime.
High school roundup: SHS softball falls to Jackson in extra inning heartbreaker (09/21/10)
The Bulldogs surrendered four runs in the bottom of the eighth innings and lost 9-8.
NMCC survives South Pemiscot in three sets (09/21/10)
The Eagles improved to 3-6-2 with a win at home on Monday.
Chaffee softball drops doubleheader to Oran and Perryville (09/21/10)
The Red Devils fell to Oran 10-3 after dropping a game to Perryville 12-1.
Thomas Suggs (09/21/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Thomas Earl Suggs, 61, of the Dogwood community near East Prairie, died Sept. 20, 2010, at the Barnes Hospital in St. Louis. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
J.R. Griswell (09/21/10)
VANDUSER -- J.R. Griswell, 78, died Sept. 19, 2010, in Sikeston at the home of his daughter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Deane Kirby (09/21/10)
BLOOMFIELD -- Deane Kirby, 80, died Sept. 19, 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...
Patricia Higdon (09/21/10)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for funeral services held Monday for Patricia Ann "Sissy" Higdon, 70, who died Sept. 16, were: Kyle Cox, Michael Howard, Richie Riley, and Cory Sevic.