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Stories from Thursday, April 7, 2011

Cuts won't impact MO meth cleanups (04/07/11)
scottw@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- With federal funds for meth lab cleanups drying up, law enforcement agencies in many states may scale back their hunts for meth labs -- but not Missouri. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Dental fun (04/07/11)
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Armed standoff ends (04/07/11)
news@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- An 82-year-old man is in custody following an incident at his home on Wednesday. The Sikeston Department of Public Safety received a call at 9:13 a.m. regarding a well-being check from the family of the man, who lived on the 300 block of Marian Street...
Suspect arrested (04/07/11)
BENTON - A Scott City man is in custody on numerous sexual charges. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.

Giving back: Family returns favor to hospital (04/07/11)
michellef@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Shirley Tetley doesn't need anyone to tell her how helpful St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. is. "I had a grandson down there for 14 months," she said. Although Ben Lefler ultimately died from complications with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in 1993, St. Jude is a place that has remained dear to Tetley's heart...
On display (04/07/11)
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Patrol plans DWI saturations (04/07/11)
POPLAR BLUFF - During the month of April, Troop E will conduct a driving while intoxicated saturation and a hazardous moving vehicle operation in Scott, Stoddard, Pemiscot and New Madrid counties. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Man attempts to swallow bag of cocaine, arrested (04/07/11)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- A Caruthersville man faces charges after attempting to swallow a bag of crack cocaine to keep it from the hands of police. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
High-water trip set by Corps (04/07/11)
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The Mississippi River Commission (MRC) will conduct the Memphis District portion of its annual high-water inspection trip on the Mississippi River April 11-12, 2011. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Big bats lead Eagles over Scott City (04/07/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com SCOTT CITY -- If there's one thing Oran has had little trouble finding so far this season, it's offense. After scoring 47 runs in their first four games, the Eagles' bats came alive again Wednesday when Oran visited Scott City, pounding out 12 hits in a 13-8 win...
Fast start (04/07/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com RISCO -- Although it's been just four games into the season, getting off to a fast start has been an achilles heel for the Scott County Central Braves as of late. They may have taken a small step to remedy that problem on Wednesday...
Sikeston golfers place 2nd in tourney (04/07/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- Led by a medalist performance from Conor MacGillivray, the Sikeston golf team completed one of their best tournament showings in recent memory on Wednesday finishing second during the Farmington Invitational Tournament at Crown Point in Farmington...
Bats stay hot for Chaffee (04/07/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com DELTA -- Continuing to pile up runs, the Chaffee Red Devils blistered the Delta Bobcats 15-0 on Wednesday in Delta to move to 9-1 on the season. Jared Walker, Alex Davie and Andrew Terhune each had home runs for the Red Devils. Both Walker and Davie had three hits apiece to lead the Chaffee offense who pounded out 18 hits...
Cora Gosche (04/07/11)
CHAFFEE -- Cora Francis Gosche, 91, formerly of Oran, died April 5, 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...
Chuck Kindred (04/07/11)
SIKESTON -- Charles C. "Chuck" Kindred, 78, of Sikeston, died on April 6, 2011, at the Bertrand Nursing Facility. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Maxine Thomas (04/07/11)
RISCO -- Maxine Thomas, 89, died April 6, 2011, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete.