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Stories from Monday, April 18, 2011

Easter fun (04/18/11)
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Stories of mules retold in new book (04/18/11)
news@standard-democrat.com POPLAR BLUFF -- Southeast Missouri farmers watching the price of fuel tick higher may want to think about an alternative power - the mule team. Its not a bad idea said Lonny Thiele, author of a new book about mules and those who farmed with them...
Cramer honored as New Madrid Woman of the Year (04/18/11)
news@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID - Her faith, family and fun are just some of the reasons the Dorothy "Dot" Cramer was honored Sunday as the New Madrid Woman of the Year. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
An S-D web exclusive (04/18/11)
SIKESTON - Sikeston R-6 School Board President Scott Crumpecker joins Steve McPheeters and Standard Democrat Publisher Mike Jensen on 'Just Saying.' Watch the video on the paper's web site, www.standard-democrat.com
Chamber has nothing to do with guide (04/18/11)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Area Chamber of Commerce wants local businesses to know it is not affiliated with a magnetized information guide. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
SHS finishes sixth in Fralish Cup (04/18/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com CARBONDALE, Ill. -- The end result wasn't what they wanted, but making it to the consolation finals against top-shelf opponents during the 13th Annual Fralish Cup in Carbondale on Saturday gave the Sikeston Lady Bulldogs soccer team nothing but positive things to build on...
Snakebit (04/18/11)
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Oran perfect at Malden Tourney (04/18/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- The Oran Eagles finished their stint at the Malden Invitational Tournament with an unblemished record. After defeating Holcomb and Neelyville on Friday evening, the Eagles escaped the Portageville Bulldogs 2-0 and then pounded the host team Malden Green Wave 14-2 on Saturday in Malden...
Otto Porter takes part in Jordan Brand game (04/18/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Scott County Central senior Otto Porter took his game to the national level on Saturday night competing in the Jordan Brand All-American Game at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina. Porter, who represented the West All-American team, played a total of 10 minutes and missed all of his three shot attempts. Although during one point it appeared Porter tipped in a rebound off the front of the rim, the basket was not credited to him...
Scott City boys fourth at Farmington (04/18/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- The Scott City boys finished fourth and the girls finished 14th in the Farmington Invitational on Friday. The boys compiled 74 points with Brandon Shemonia winning the 1,600 and 3,200. Alex Eichhorn won the shot put and the 800-meter relay team also took first. The girls finished with 14 points...
Mary Fowler (04/18/11)
NEW MADRID -- Mary Elizabeth Sutherland Fowler, 74, of New Madrid died April 16, 2011, at the Golden Living Retirement Center in New Madrid. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Naomi Stewart (04/18/11)
DEXTER -- Naomi Stewart, 84, died April 16, 2011, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Della Rettig (04/18/11)
SIKESTON -- Della Deloris Rettig, 89, died April 17, 2011, at her home in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete.
Ernie Christian (04/18/11)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Ernest E. "Ernie" Christian, 58, died April 18, 2011, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete.
Shirley Pritchett (04/18/11)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Shirley M. Pritchett, 74, died at 6:23 p.m. April 17, 2011, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete.
Susan Vanover (04/18/11)
SIKESTON -- Susan E. Vanover, 67, died April 14, 2011, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
John H. Stallings Jr. (04/18/11)
BERTRAND -- John Henry Stallings Jr., 88, died April 15, 2011, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jessie Layton (04/18/11)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Jessie D. Layton, 85, died at 10:53 a.m. April 17, 2011, at the East Prairie Nursing Center. Arrangements are incomplete.
Pauline Hufstedler (04/18/11)
JACKSON -- Pauline Q. Hufstedler, 88, formerly of Portageville, died April 17, 2011, in Jackson. Arrangements are incomplete.