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Stories from Friday, December 3, 2010

Christmas past (12/03/10)
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Policies renewed (12/03/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Mississippi County is renewing insurance policies with existing providers. County commissioners approved renewing the county's group health insurance plan with Anthem Blue Shield Blue Cross and the county's property/casualty insurance coverage through MOPERM-Hartford-Lloyds during their regular meeting Thursday...
Bids for unused equipment opened (12/03/10)
michellef@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Unused equipment at the Scott County Highway Department has found a new home. On Thursday, commissioners opened bids for the pieces of equipment they advertised as for sale recently. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ready for 'Holiday Magic' (12/03/10)
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Candidate asks for vote recount (12/03/10)
CHARLESTON -- The Democratic candidate for Mississippi County presiding county commissioner has asked for a recount. The defeat of Jack Feezor by Republican Carlin Bennett at the Nov. 2 election was a narrow margin: seven votes. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Scott County recorder elected to state board (12/03/10)
news@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- A Scott County elected official has been chosen to serve on the Missouri Association of Counties Executive Board. Tom R. Dirnberger, county recorder, was elected to the position of third vice president on Nov. 22, during the annual conference at Tan-Tar-A...
Contract for work release with prison terminated (12/03/10)
scottw@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- It was a program that seemed to be good for Mississippi County, good for the Southeast Correctional Center and good for the participating prisoners. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Scott Central, Oran to meet in finals (12/03/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com ORAN -- Dominating the Richland Rebels in their semifinal matchup Thursday night, the Scott County Central Braves are now one win away from three-peating as Oran Invitational Tournament champions. Locking up the game by halftime with a 54-point lead, the Braves went on to rout the Rebels 93-38 to set up a title showdown with the Oran Eagles...
Home Sweet Home (12/03/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SIKESTON -- It's no secret that playing the Sikeston Bulldogs in the Sikeston Field House is no easy task. The Park Hills Central Rebels found that out on Thursday night, falling to the Bulldogs 78-31 in Sikeston's home opener. The win is Sikeston's 37th straight at the Field House as the Bulldogs haven't tasted a home defeat since an overtime loss to Jackson in the SEMO Conference Tournament on Dec. 6, 2007...
Kelly girls win opener over Chaffee (12/03/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com DEXTER -- The Sikeston wrestling team took part in a tri-match at Dexter on Thursday night, tying Notre Dame and falling to Dexter. Sikeston and Notre Dame found themselves even at 31-31 after their matches while Dexter downed Sikeston 49-25. Dexter also defeated Notre Dame 51-27. Individual results from the match were not available at press time...
Scott City gets revenge for last year's season-ending loss to Charleston (12/03/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com SCOTT CITY -- Nine months to the day, the Scott City Lady Rams suffered a crushing 57-55 loss to the Charleston Lady Bluejays in the Class 3, District 1 tournament a season ago. Thursday night, however, the Lady Rams may have took a step forward in forgetting that season-ending defeat...
Bob Mouser (12/03/10)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Robert "Bob" Mouser, 80, died Dec. 1, 2010, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Martha R. Webb (12/03/10)
DEXTER -- Martha R. Webb, 74, died Dec. 1, 2010, at the Gideon Care Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Mary Schneider (12/03/10)
SIKESTON -- Mary Louise Schneider, 82, died Dec. 2, 2010, at Clearview Nursing Center. Arrangements are incomplete.
Richard Hinze (12/03/10)
SIKESTON -- Richard Hinze, 72, died Dec. 2, 2010 at his home. Arrangements are incomplete.