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Stories from Friday, October 1, 2010

Junior Miss and her court (10/01/10)
The American Legion Cotton Carnival Junior Miss pageant was held Thursday night. The court is, from left: first alternate Hailey Morrison, daughter of Julie Davis and the late Ron Morrison; queen Rachel Hopson, daughter of Jon and Jill Hopson, and Abbey Jones,daughter of David and Traci Jones...
Search is under way for shooting suspect (10/01/10)
CHARLESTON -- Police are searching for a Charleston man in connection to the Thursday shooting of another local man. Charleston Department of Public Safety Chief Robert E. Hearnes said about 5:30 p.m. Thursday DPS received a 911 call of a 36-year-old man with a gunshot wound who was at the Bertrand Nursing Home in Bertrand. Medical personnel and the Mississippi County Sheriff's Department were dispatched to the scene, the chief said...
Three drug arrests made (10/01/10)
BENTON -- A four-month investigation led to the arrest of a Scott City couple on drug and child endangerment charges. John Maglone, 28, and Yvaughna Maglone, 29, are both charged with manufacturing a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and four counts of child endangerment, according to a news release provided by Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter...
RSVP, VIC have opportunities for all ages (10/01/10)
SIKESTON -- In 2009, volunteers with two Scott County agencies donated 28,281.5 hours to those that need help in the county. And Tina Dohogne, executive director of the Retired Senior Volunteer Program and Volunteer Intergenerational Center, said she wants to see those numbers increase...
Good, bad news comes with insurance premiums (10/01/10)
CHARLESTON -- In regards to insurance premiums for Mississippi County, there is good news and bad news. County Clerk Junior DeLay presented commissioners with information about liability insurance and health insurance during their regular meeting Thursday...
Inmates will again assist in parade cleanup (10/01/10)
BENTON -- Scott County inmates will again assist with cleanup after the American Legion Cotton Carnival parade. "There are six of them, who are supervised by the sheriff's department deputies," said Commissioner Dennis Ziegenhorn. This will be the sixth year the trustees provide the service, which typically takes three to four hours...
Scott City rallies past St. Vincent in softball action (10/01/10)
PERRYVILLE -- Trailing 3-2 going in to the fifth inning, the Scott City Lady rams put up back-to-back two rallies to beat St. Vincent 6-4. Leading the charge for the Lady Rams, Lindsay Kern, Macy Hall, Brittany Kiefer and Jenna Cummins came away with two hits each...
SHS drops Delta for sixth-straight win (10/01/10)
DELTA -- Contributing to her own cause Thursday afternoon, Sikeston starting pitcher Sarah Hopson gave the the Lady Bulldogs the tying and game-winning run all in one swing of the bat. With her team down 1-0 to Delta in the top of the second, Hopson's shot traveled to deep left against the gusting wind and past a confused Lady Bobcat left fielder, scoring the tying an eventual game-winning run as Sikeston rolled to a 6-1 win...
Lady Bearcats rally past Sikeston in third set (10/01/10)
DEXTER -- After holding on to a thrilling, 26-24 second set win to force a third set, the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs were unable to capitalize on their newfound life. Just as it happened in the first set, the Dexter Lady Bearcats controlled most of the third to defeat the visiting Lady Bulldogs 2-1 at the Bearcat Event Center...
Kennett netters sweep past SHS, 9-0 (10/01/10)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs' tennis team were swept 9-0 by the visiting Kennett Lady Indians. Sikeston will play Fredericktown on Monday in the first round of the Class 1, District 1 team districts at Sikeston High School tennis courts. Varsity Singles...
Ruby Cantrell (10/01/10)
SIKESTON -- Ruby Imogene Cantrell, 74, died Sept. 30, 2010, at her home in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
John Calvin (10/01/10)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers at services held today at the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel for John H. Calvin, who died on Sept. 27, 2010, were: Mike Murphy, Butch Rhodes, Richard Mills, William Holman, Tim Holman and Jerry Taylor. Honorary pallbearers were J.R. Holman, Larry Gilmer, Dr. Nicholas Sanders, Dr. Jerry Long, Spurlin Beck Jr. and Byron Caldwell...
Anna Rowland (10/01/10)
WYATT -- Anna Sue Rowland, 72, died Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Billy Kirk (10/01/10)
SIKESTON -- Billy Kirk, 78, died Sept. 30, 2010, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
L.B. Black (10/01/10)
DEXTER -- L.B. Black, 86, died Sept. 30, 2010, at the Cypress Point Nursing Center in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Stephen Pace (10/01/10)
NEW HARMONY, Ind. -- Stephen Pace, 91, died Sept. 23, 2010, at St. Mary's Medical Center in Evansville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Melinda Bula (10/01/10)
SIKESTON -- Melinda M. Evans "Wink" Bula, 54, died at 5:15 p.m. Sept. 30, 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...