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Stories from Monday, January 10, 2011

TowPLow (01/10/11)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com MORLEY -- A Scott County business is the United States' sole manufacturer of the TowPLow -- a snow plow designed to double operator performance, use less fuel and reduce costs. "This product is the most innovative to hit the snow removal industry in my lifetime, and we're really excited to be a part of it," said Steve Rider, general manager, Viking-Cives Midwest in Morley...
Lannert set goal to change snow removal (01/10/11)
SIKESTON -- When he retired in 2007 after nearly 34 years of working with the Missouri Department of Transportation, Bob Lannert set a new personal goal that is proving to change snow removal across the nation and Canada. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
One is facing arson charge (01/10/11)
SIKESTON - A Sikeston man is charged with attempted to burn down his own rental property following an undercover investigation by law enforcement. Robert Gipson, 58, of rural Sikeston is charged with second degree attempted arson and distribution of a controlled substance near government housing...
Armed robber taken into custody (01/10/11)
CARUTHERSVILLE - An armed robber was taken into custody but not before he caused major damage to the vehicle he stole and two police vehicles. Reignald Ricks, 24, of Caruthersville is being held in the Pemiscot County Jail without bond following an early morning chase Saturday...
Man charged following incident at McDonald's (01/10/11)
BENTON -- A Scott County man is facing charges after backing up demands for fast food with a shotgun. Chris Brooks Heuring, 27, of rural Benton is charged with unlawful use of a weapon and driving while intoxicated. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Sikeston wins Vianney tourney (01/10/11)
sd_sports@yahoo.com KIRKWOOD -- Determined to better their fourth place finish last year during Vianney's annual invitational tournament, the Sikeston wrestling team took first place on Saturday in Kirkwood. "The kids were pretty determined after finishing fourth last year," Sikeston head coach Seth Harrell said. "We knew we had a chance at least competing for that number one spot. It ended up being a pretty good day for us."...
Charleston boys defeat McCluer South-Berkeley (01/10/11)
sd_sports@yahoo.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Despite a high-intensity loss to rival Sikeston merely 16 hours earlier, the Charleston Bluejays responded the very next afternoon with a 86-62 victory against McCluer South-Berkeley on Saturday at the 16th Annual Tiger Shootout at Cape Central High School...
Donald Nelson (01/10/11)
SIKESTON -- Donald M. Nelson, 73, died Jan. 8, 2011, at 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...
Chester Smith (01/10/11)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Chester Smith, 72, died at 11:15 p.m. Jan. 6, 2011, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Jerry Christman (01/10/11)
Dorothy L. Lowery (01/10/11)
PUXICO -- Dorothy L. Lowery, 93, died Jan. 7, 2011, at the Puxico Nursing Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Troy Fowler (01/10/11)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Troy Durell Fowler, 79, died Jan. 9, 2011, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Arrangements are incomplete.
Lou Ella Harper (01/10/11)
CHARLESTON -- Lou Ella Burton Harper, 63, died Jan. 10, 2011, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete.