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Stories from Thursday, September 23, 2010

Harvest begins (09/23/10)
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Son files suit (09/23/10)
SIKESTON -- The son of a 71-year-old southeastern Missouri woman killed by a train is suing the nursing home he says failed to adequately tend to his mother. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Afghanistan war fatality has local ties (09/23/10)
FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. -- A Kentucky soldier with ties to Sikeston, Mo., was killed by insurgents in Afghanistan. The Department of Defense announced 1st Lt. Eric Yates, 26, of Rineyville, Ky., died Sept. 18. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Ready to roll: Second annual Cotton Ramble will offer bicyclists three routes through Scott County (09/23/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Last year's Cotton Ramble was the first time Tom Hedrick had ever ridden in an organized bicycle ride. "And I had so much fun, I decided to do it again," he said. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Dedication planned for Gene Curtis Memorial Highway (09/23/10)
MATTHEWS -- A dedication ceremony for the Gene Curtis Memorial Highway is scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Matthews Community Building in Matthews. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Bulldogs set for Jackson passing attack (09/23/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- It won't be the first time the Sikeston Bulldogs have seen a pass-happy team on the other side of the field. The Jackson Indians, who sport a 2-2 record this season, will be the next aerial test the state-ranked Bulldogs will face as they try and continue their undefeated year...
SHS rolls (09/23/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- Everything was clicking Wednesday afternoon for the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs when they took on the visiting East Prairie Lady Eagles. With pitcher Sydney Davied throwing three perfect innings and the offense combining for 12 hits, Sikeston was able to run-rule the Lady Eagles, winning 15-0 after three innings...
Oran claims seventh victory of the year (09/23/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com ORAN -- Oran got its seventh win of the season Wednesday afternoon, holding Delta scoreless in a 10-0 win in five innings. The Lady Eagles rallied with a pair of three-run innings in the second and fourth, which a four-run third sandwiched in between...
Kelly cross country runs Oak Ridge meet (09/23/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com OAK RIDGE -- The Kelly varsity and junior varsity cross country team ran in the Oak Ridge XC meet on Tuesday with the varsity placing one runner and the junior varsity taking second overall. Juan Campos was the only varsity member to place with a time of 20:13 which was good enough for 20th...
Hoyt Barnes (09/23/10)
CHARLESTON -- Hoyt Gene Barnes, 67, died Sept. 22, 2010 at his home in rural Charleston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Mike Rosson (09/23/10)
SUMMERTOWN, Tenn. -- Michael Dale "Mike" Rosson, 54, died Sept. 20, 2010, at Maury Regional Hospital in Columbia following an extended illness. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Herschell Hailey Jr. (09/23/10)
SIKESTON -- Herschell "Red" Hailey Jr., 84, died Sept. 22, 2010, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Olivia Moll (09/23/10)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Olivia Moll, 98, died Sept. 22, 2010, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are tentatively scheduled for Friday evening visitation and Saturday morning services.
Eric Yates (09/23/10)
RINEYVILLE, Ky. -- First Lt. Eric David Yates, 26, died Sept. 18, 2010, in Zhari district, Kandahar province, Afghanistan. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...