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Stories from Thursday, January 6, 2011

Plan is required to save money (01/06/11)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Lot of people resolve to be better at handling and saving their money. But none of that can be done without a plan. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Winter increases chance of carbon monoxide poisoning (01/06/11)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Homeowners are firing up heating units to keep warm this winter, but they need to ensure the systems are running properly to lower the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning. "Typically, we do see more carbon monoxide poisoning scares during the winter time," said Sgt. Jim McMillen, public information officer for Sikeston Department of Public Safety...
A resolve to get fit (01/06/11)
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Human remains found along river (01/06/11)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Human remains were found along the Mississippi River Tuesday just east of East Prairie. Mississippi County Coroner Terry A. Parker said a worker with the Fitzgerald Marine Service found bones along the riverbank at Belmont Landing around 1 p.m. Tuesday...
Arraignment set for Parma shooter (01/06/11)
PARMA - An arraignment is scheduled today for a Parma man charged with shooting and wounding a woman. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Two arrested in traffic stop (01/06/11)
CARUTHERSVILLE - A Caruthersville vehicle passenger was arrested then the driver following a traffic stop. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Local teams stumble (01/06/11)
sd_sports@yahoo.com DELTA -- With a trip to the Delta New Year's Tournament championship game on the line, the Oran Lady Eagles weren't about to go down quietly. Taking on the St. Vincent Lady Indians in the tournament semifinals Wednesday night, the Lady Eagles were able to cut a 15-point deficit down to six midway through the fourth quarter after going on a 9-0 run in the span of just over 40 seconds...
Scott Central and Chaffee eliminated from tournament (01/06/11)
sd_sports@yahoo.com DELTA -- For a quarter, it looked as if the Scott County Central Bravettes were going to break their current four-game losing streak. Led by Mikaela Blissett's eight, first quarter points, the Bravettes led the Saxony Lutheran Lady Crusaders 15-13 after the first frame setting the tone for a possible upset...
Dessie Gaines (01/06/11)
DELTA -- Dessie Ruth Foster Gaines, 94, died Jan. 4, 2011, 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...
Bertha Dumey (01/06/11)
NEW HAMBURG -- Bertha Ann Dumey, 90, died Jan. 4, 2011, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Roger Tippy (01/06/11)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for services conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday for Roger Tippy, 63, who died on Jan. 2, 2011, will be: Gary Riley, Jerry Jordan, Terry Wheatley, Eric Helgren, Jack O'Guin and Ricky Knuckles.
James Cowger (01/06/11)
SIKESTON -- James Cowger, 77, died Jan. 5, 2010, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete.
Jane Ellen Nunn (01/06/11)
NEW MADRID -- Jane Ellen Nunn, 78, died Jan. 5, 2011, at Clearview Nursing Center in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.