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Stories from Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Casey Anthony acquitted of killing daughter (07/05/11)
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Casey Anthony was found not guilty Tuesday of killing her 2-year-old daughter in a case that captivated the nation as it played out on national television from the moment the toddler was reported missing three years ago. Anthony, 25, wept as the judge read the verdict, which jurors reached after less than 11 hours of deliberation over two days. She was charged with first-degree murder, which could have brought the death penalty if she had been convicted...
Officer injured (07/05/11)
CARUTHERSVILLE -- A Caruthersville Police Department officer was injured by a firework during patrol on Monday. Also, several arrests were made in connection with the Fourth of July disturbance, which brought out officers from several nearby law enforcement agencies...
Route 25 In Stoddard County reduced to one lane for concrete repair (07/05/11)
SIKESTON - Route 25 in Stoddard County will be reduced to one lane while Missouri Department of Transportation crews perform pavement repairs. This section of roadway is located from US 60 to Route E. Weather permitting, work will be performed today through Thursday from 4 p.m. to 4 p.m. daily...
Celebrating America (07/05/11)
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Couple killed in crash (07/05/11)
MOREHOUSE -- An elderly Marston couple were killed in a two-vehicle accident Saturday in Stoddard County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred at 12:17 p.m. on U.S. 60 and Missouri Highway 114 at Morehouse. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Three face charges for strong-armed robbery (07/05/11)
SIKESTON -- Three were arrested in connection with a strong-armed robbery over the holiday weekend. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Local artist pursues passion with photography (07/05/11)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston native Andrew Powell admits he hadn't taken an art class since junior high school when he decided to pursue a fine arts degree nearly two years ago at the University of Missouri-Columbia. Unlike junior high, art courses in college gave Powell some direction and helped him discover his niche -- digital photography...
Frances Goldis (07/05/11)
BERTRAND -- Frances Evelyn Reeves Goldis, 84, formerly of Charleston, died June 29, 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...
Sammy Redd (07/05/11)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Samuel Dale "Sammy" Redd, 69, died at 10:25 a.m. July 2, 2011, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Randall Laminack (07/05/11)
MOREHOUSE -- James Randall Laminack, 50, died at 8:45 p.m. July 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.
Brenda Dysinger (07/05/11)
CHAFFEE -- Brenda K. Dysinger, 69, died July 2, 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...
Linda Wagner (07/05/11)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Linda Wagner, 68, died July 2, 2011, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Geneva Pruitt (07/05/11)
DEXTER -- Geneva Kathleen Zengerle Pruitt, 93, died July 4, 2011, at the Cypress Point Skilled Nursing Center in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Hazel Evans (07/05/11)
SIKESTON -- Hazel M. Evans, 90, died July 5, 2011, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete.
Barbara Dock (07/05/11)
SIKESTON -- Barbara Ann Dock, 72, died at 4:20 p.m. July 4, 2011, at Saint 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...
Charlie Hammons and Pauline Hammons (07/05/11)
MOREHOUSE -- Charlie Hammons, 93, and Pauline Hammons, 87, died July 2, 2011, near Morehouse, from injuries sustained in an auto accident. Arrangements are incomplete.
Theda Hartzog (07/05/11)
SIKESTON -- Theda Hartzog, 84, died July 4, 201, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center. Arrangements are incomplete.
James Harris (07/05/11)
SIKESTON -- James Robert Harris, 86, died July 5, 2011, at the Jefferson Barracks Medical Center in St. Louis. Arrangements are incomplete.