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Stories from Thursday, December 30, 2010

Tournaments Continue (12/30/10)
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More residents are ringing in new year with smartphone (12/30/10)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Noel Lazcano said he can describe a smartphone in two words: mobile office. But the manager of Homestead Electronics in Sikeston said it's not only the white-collar professionals who are trading in their basic cell phones for smartphones these days...
Armed robbery suspect is due in court today (12/30/10)
NEW MADRID - One of the two suspects in an armed robbery in Portageville just prior to Christmas will be arraigned today on first degree robbery charges. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Three injured in vehicle crash (12/30/10)
MINER -- Three Sikeston residents were injured in a single-vehicle accident Wednesday in Scott County. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Stage is set (12/30/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- It was the track meet everyone was expecting -- for the first half at least. The Scott County Central Braves crossed the finish line first, however, as they knocked off the Charleston Bluejays 84-61 in the championship semifinals of the Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament on Wednesday...
Bearcats headed to championship (12/30/10)
sd_sports@yahoo.com BLOOMFIELD -- Able to hold a double-digit lead the entire second half over Twin Rivers Wednesday night, the Dexter Bearcats took down the Royals 63-44 to secure a spot against Kennett in the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament championship game...
Oran advances to fifth-place game (12/30/10)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Oran Eagles will be playing for a fifth-place title tonight against the Notre Dame Bulldogs after holding off the Leopold Wildcats 64-57 on Wednesday night. Up by one point after the third quarter had ended, the Eagles found themselves in a close contest in the waning minutes...
Paula Wilson (12/30/10)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Paula Renea Wilson, 43, died at 1:10 a.m. Dec. 28, 2010, at the Charleston Manor Nursing Center in Charleston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Wilma Davis (12/30/10)
BELL CITY -- Wilma Lou Davis, 61, died Dec. 29, 2010, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Dallas Owens (12/30/10)
VILLA RIDGE, Ill. -- Dallas Owens, 74, died at 12 a.m. Dec. 30, 2010, at his home in Villa Ridge. Arrangements are incomplete.
Benjamin Blaylock (12/30/10)
SIKESTON -- Benjamin Blaylock, 26, died Dec. 29, 2010, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete.
Mary Pazdera (12/30/10)
CHARLESTON -- Mary Pazdera, 66, died at 4:30 a.m. Dec. 30, 2010. Arrangements are incomplete.
Danny Haney (12/30/10)
HAILEYVILLE, Okla. -- Danny Haney, 45, died Dec. 27, 2010, at Solara Hospital in Shawnee. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.