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Stories from Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Special ceremony (11/10/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- It was as if the space on the Scott County War Memorial had been reserved, just waiting for a name to be added. A special ceremony was conducted Tuesday at the memorial on the Scott County Courthouse's front lawn to unveil the recently-added name of Pvt. William O. "Bill" Welty to the memorial...
Asthma education increases in district (11/10/10)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Asthma education continues to improve throughout the Sikeston R-6 School District. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Downtown Sikeston to kick off shopping season with open house (11/10/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With less than seven weeks until Christmas, merchants in Downtown Sikeston are ready to help shoppers find the perfect gift for those on their lists. And this weekend, they'll kick off the season with their annual Open House...
No paper on Thursday (11/10/10)
SIKESTON -- The Standard Democrat will not publish a paper Thursday in observance of Veterans' Day, and the offices will be closed. Regular publication will resume Friday with normal business hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Trash pickup will run early Friday (11/10/10)
SIKESTON - Sikeston residents on the Friday route need to have trash out by midnight Thursday for pickup. The trash crew will be running early on Friday, Nov. 12.
Basketball time (11/10/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- Although half of their team isn't present, the Sikeston Bulldogs basketball team is still enjoying the opening week of basketball practice. "Our kids have really been looking forward to it," Sikeston head coach Gregg Holifield said. "They're working hard and we're anxious to get going."...
Columnist has fallen for Friday night football (11/10/10)
I've got to be honest about it. I never was a 'football guy' while attending high school. Didn't know, or didn't want to know, anything about high school football. I come from a school where basketball ruled, and still rules, all else. Friday nights, to me, meant nothing more than no school the next day...
Getting in the last word (11/10/10)
I realize cell phones today are complicated. They have a lot of little buttons and gadgets they didn't have a few years ago. But unfortunately some people still haven't figured out how to use them...
Voters say no to liberal policies (11/10/10)
Well, by golly, we had ourselves an election. And in my hyper-partisan, ultra-conservative, anti-socialist, small-government opinion, it went fairly well. But then again, you probably assumed that much already...
Martha Dannenmueller (11/10/10)
SCOTT CITY -- Martha Jane Dannenmueller, 60, died Nov. 9, 2010 in Chaffee. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Geri Hendrix (11/10/10)
MALDEN -- Geraldine "Geri" Lily Hendrix, 84, died Nov. 6, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ruby Davis (11/10/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Ruby Irby Davis, 89, died at 8 p.m. Nov. 9, 2010, at the East Prairie Nursing Center. Arrangements are incomplete.
Norma Grubbs (11/10/10)
DEXTER -- Norma Lee Garner Grubbs, 88, died Nov. 9, 2010, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Swep Jenkins (11/10/10)
INDIANOLA, Miss. -- Robert Swepson "Swep" Jenkins, 31, died Nov. 1, 2010, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Pontotoc, Mich. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Thomas Youngblood Jr. (11/10/10)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Thomas Eugene Youngblood Jr., 62, died Nov. 3, 2010, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Roy Bonner (11/10/10)
SIKESTON -- The Rev. Roy Lessie Bonner Sr., 58, died Nov. 7, 2010, at the 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...
Lucille Black (11/10/10)
DENVER -- Lucille Black, 97, formerly of Morehouse, Mo., she died Nov. 1, 2010 in Denver, where she had resided for several years. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
June Chen (11/10/10)
DEXTER -- June Carol Chen, 64, died Nov. 3, 2010, at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Glenda Glaus (11/10/10)
SIKESTON -- Glenda Joyce Glaus, 67, died Nov. 10, 2010, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center. Arrangements are incomplete.