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Stories from Tuesday, April 5, 2011

City keeps ephedrine law (04/05/11)
scottw@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Having tried it for a year, Sikeston will remain a city that requires a prescription for ephedrine products. City Council members approved a bill readopting an ordinance restricting the sale of ephedrine products within city limits during their regular meeting Monday...
Play ball (04/05/11)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- T-ball leagues are forming throughout the area, and while coaches say they aim to teach their tiny proteges game fundamentals, they also want their first baseball experience to be a fun one. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Community, competitors can mingle at Chamber fundraiser during first-ever (04/05/11)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Something new is being added to this year's Redneck BBQ -- which organizers hope will be a good "mix and mingle" for both the cooking teams and community members. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Man arrested after house fire (04/05/11)
SIKESTON -- A suspected arsonist was arrested following a Monday morning fire in Sikeston. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Be sure to cast your vote (04/05/11)
SIKESTON - Today is election day in Missouri. Polls will be open until 7 p.m. Issues on the ballot in the local coverage area include election of city council members and filling local school board seats. Get text alerts of the election results through www.mys-d.net following the close of polls. Full results will be available in Wednesday's Standard Democrat or through the Wednesday online edition...
Standard Democrat Scoreboard (April 5) (04/05/11)
Local scores from Tuesday.
Familiar faces head up First Tee program (04/05/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Giving area kids a chance to learn the game of golf, the Bootheel Golf Course will kick off this year's edition of the First Tee Program starting April 19. "The First Tee program is a nationwide program that teaches kids life skills through the game of golf," Bootheel Golf Course head golf professional Jeff Ketterman said. ...
Glen Pippins (04/05/11)
DEXTER -- Glen Pippins, 86, died April 3, 2011, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Clarence Slaughter (04/05/11)
JACKSON -- Clarence "Bud" Slaughter, 84, formerly of Chaffee, died April 3, 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...
Ruth Larsen (04/05/11)
DEXTER -- Ruth Margaret Larsen, 93, died April 3, 2011, at Cypress Point Skilled Nursing in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Robert H. Boon (04/05/11)
DEXTER -- Dr. Robert H. Boon, 86, died April 2, 2011, at the Missouri Veteran's Home in Cape Girardeau. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Gaynell Lineberry (04/05/11)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Gaynell Lineberry, 96, died April 3, 2011, in Portageville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
James Robison (04/05/11)
SIKESTON -- James Robison, 66, died at 1:56 p.m. April 4, 2011, at his nephew's home near Catron. Arrangements are incomplete.
Mary Stauffer (04/05/11)
SIKESTON -- Mary Ruth Roach Stauffer, 80, died at 1:30 a.m. April 5, 2011, at the Charleston Manor. Arrangements are incomplete.