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Stories from Monday, May 16, 2011

It's a Klassic (05/16/11)
news@standard-democrat.com NEW HAMBURG -- Participants in the 26th Annual Kow Pasture Klassic bundled up Saturday as they braved the cold, dreary weather and putted around the nine-hole manmade course behind the St. Lawrence Parish Center in New Hamburg...
MoDOT to open welcome centers (05/16/11)
SIKESTON - The Missouri Department of Transportation will hold two ribbon cutting ceremonies on Tuesday, May 24 to celebrate the completion of the Marston and Hayti Welcome Centers. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Police: Click it or get a ticket (05/16/11)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- The Caruthersville Police Department will join with statewide law enforcement May 23 through June 5 for an aggressive "Click It or Ticket" mobilizations to crack down on Missouri's seat belt violations. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Area town will tout its Civil War past (05/16/11)
news@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID - As the North and South battled for control of the Mississippi River during the Civil War, New Madrid and its nearby river island were viewed as a strongpoint. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Playing for good (05/16/11)
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Sikeston slips past Fredericktown 2-1 (05/16/11)
davidj@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs soccer team found out there is some truth to the old adage of "it's tough to beat a team three times in one season." Tough, but not impossible. Sikeston, who had defeated Fredericktown 3-1 in early April and again 5-2 on Thursday night, needed a late goal to top the Lady Blackcats 2-1 on Saturday afternoon, earning a trip to the Class 2, District 1 semifinals in the process...
SHS boys second, girls fourth in districts (05/16/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com FARMINGTON -- Despite cold, wet and windy conditions, the Class 3, District 1 track and field meet was held at Farmington High School on Saturday afternoon. Sikeston's boys team had a strong day, finishing with 117.50 points, but it wasn't enough to reclaim the district crown from Farmington, which captured its second-straight district title with 144 points...
Scott City, Chaffee boys finish second at sectionals (05/16/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com PRINCIPIA -- The Scott City boys track team qualified all four relays for the Class 2 state track meet while East Prairie's Jennifer Nicholson qualified in three events at the Class 2 Sectional 1 meet at Principia. The Rams' Brandon Shemonia won the 1,600 and 3,200, while Garett Schaefer won the 100 as Scott City finished second as a team...
Fox, Bloomfield blank East Prairie 2-0 in first round (05/16/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Riding an 11-game win streak into Saturday's Class 2, District 2 opening round match-up against East Prairie, the Bloomfield Wildcats showed that last Wednesday's 3-2 regular season win over the Eagles was no fluke...
Nailed it (05/16/11)
Betty Lou Grimm (05/16/11)
SIKESTON -- Betty Lou Grimm, 87, died May 15, 2011, at 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...
Homer Levart (05/16/11)
DEXTER -- Homer Ray Levart, 77, died May 13, 2011, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Jimmie Trosper (05/16/11)
MARSTON -- Jimmie Trosper, 70, died May 15, 2011, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete.
Veda Crain (05/16/11)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Veda Crain, formerly of Sikeston, died May 16, 2011, at The Lutheran Home. Arrangements are incomplete.