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Stories from Monday, May 9, 2011

Sikeston DPS to get new headquarters (05/09/11)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston will proceed with the construction of a new building for the Sikeston Department of Public Safety. City Council members voted 6-1 during a special meeting Monday to move forward with a bid of $4,963,560 submitted by the Penzel Construction Company of Jackson...
Fuel prices soaring; impacting everyone (05/09/11)
scottw@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Floodwater isn't the only thing that rose to alarming levels: fuel prices also climbed while people focused on river stages and rain gauges. Susan Harper of Sikeston said she feels fortunate that she did not have to deal with a flooded home...
Help still available to flood victims (05/09/11)
news@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The flood waters have left many displaced, with their belongings in ruins. But there are several places they can get help in the Sikeston area. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Search and rescue training (05/09/11)
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Sandals can by stylish and comfortable (05/09/11)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Sandals are often ideal footwear in the spring and especially during hot summers. The good news these days is the versatile shoes don't have to hurt your feet. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Authorities still searching for missing Fla. woman (05/09/11)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- Caruthersville law enforcement authorities are continuing their searching for a 24-year-old Florida woman. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Standard Democrat Scoreboard (May 9) (05/09/11)
Local scores from Monday, May 9.
Chaffee takes third in boys, fifth in girls (05/09/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com FULTON -- The Chaffee boys finished third while the girls finished fifth in Saturday's Class 1 District 1 meet at the Missouri School for the Deaf in Fulton. The top four finishers in each event qualified for sectional competition, which will be held Saturday at Centralia...
Rams win district (05/09/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Scott City claimed the Class 2, District 1 boys district championship on Saturday at Southeast Missouri State's Abe Stuber Complex. The top four finishers in each event qualified for next week's sectional competition, which will be held at Principia...
Charles Williams (05/09/11)
MINER -- Charles W. Williams, 75, died May 8, 2011, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete.
Larry Bell (05/09/11)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Larry Park Bell, 64, died May 9, 2011, at John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff. Arrangements are incomplete.
Myrtle Smith (05/09/11)
BONNE TERRE -- Myrtle Smith, 84, formerly of Bonne Terre, died at 7:37 p.m. May 8, 2011, at her nephew's home. Arrangements are incomplete.
John Utterback (05/09/11)
PORTAGEVILLE -- John Utterback, 57, died May 8, 2011, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Arrangements are incomplete.