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Stories from Tuesday, November 9, 2010

On to the quarterfinals (11/09/10)
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Sons gain insight to dad's war duties (11/09/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Lashmet brothers will observe Veterans Day this year with a fresh perspective. Bill Lashmet, 61, of Sikeston and his brother, Robert Lashmet, 57, of Springfield grew up knowing their father, the late Fred W. Lashmet, fought in World War II...
School drive designed to put books in hands of Sikeston students (11/09/10)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Looking to give back to students during American Education week, parents and teachers at Matthews Elementary in Sikeston have set up a children's book drive. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Night patrol busts illegal hunters (11/09/10)
NEW MADRID - Conservation Agents from Dunklin, Mississippi, New Madrid, Pemiscot and Scott counties assisted to step up operations against illegal hunting activities in New Madrid County with a night patrols. According to Conservation Agent Rodney Ivie, their efforts paid off...
No doubt: SHS proves dominance with second shutout of Cape Central (11/09/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- In some minds, the first win didn't cut it. There were still doubts on who was the better of the two. Monday night, however, solidified what the Sikeston Bulldogs already knew. "We've been telling ourselves that we're the best team in Southeast Missouri," Sikeston quarterback Trey Lewis said. "But, talking wasn't good enough. We had to come out here and prove it to everybody else."...
Bulldog defense was 'relentless' (11/09/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- Sikeston senior Ray Clark has just one word to describe the Sikeston defense. "Relentless." Clark's self-description was spot on against the Cape Central Tigers on Monday night, as he and the rest of the Bulldogs' defense dominated what has been a prolific, high-scoring Cape Central offense for the second time in four weeks in a 40-0 Class 4 sectional round win...
Staying Alive: Dexter holds off Park Hills Central in Class 3 sectional (11/09/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com PARK HILLS -- With Dexter able to hold off one last desperation drive by the Park Hills Central Rebels Monday night in a Class 3 sectional showdown, the Bearcats punched their ticket to the state quarterfinals. Up 28-20 late in the fourth, Dexter gave the Rebels one last chance with 28 seconds left when they turned the ball over on fourth down while trying to run out the clock, leaving Park Hills Central on their own 34...
Vaughn Wright (11/09/10)
DEXTER -- Vaughn L. Wright, 59, died Nov. 7, 2010. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Erma L. Warren (11/09/10)
DEXTER -- Erma L. Warren, 86, died Nov. 7, 2010, at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Richard Lawson (11/09/10)
NEW MADRID -- Richard M. Lawson, 81, died Nov. 8, 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...
Wilma Huffman (11/09/10)
MOREHOUSE -- Wilma Mae Huffman, 80, died at 10 a.m. Nov. 7, 2010, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Gertrude Evans (11/09/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Gertrude Marie Evans, 95, died at 5:26 p.m. Nov. 7, 2010, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Donald Baker (11/09/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Donald Boyd Baker, 58, died at 5:07 p.m. Nov. 8, 2010, in the 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...
Pauline Hanson (11/09/10)
WINONA, Minn. -- Pauline Hurley Hanson, 81, died Oct. 26, 2010, in Minnesota. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Willis Stephens (11/09/10)
PUXICO -- Willis Stephens, 84, died Nov. 8, 2010, at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Cecil Downum (11/09/10)
SIKESTON -- Cecil Downum, 77, died Nov. 7, 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.
Geraldine Hendrix (11/09/10)
MALDEN -- Geraldine "Jeri" Hendrix, 84, died Nov. 6, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete.