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Stories from Monday, August 1, 2011

Husband, wife die in house fire (08/01/11)
PORTAGEVILLE - Two persons died in a house fire Saturday evening. Wayne Myracle, 82, and his wife Libby Myracle, 83, were killed when their house caught fire. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Getting ready to rodeo (08/01/11)
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Teen injured in car crash Saturday night (08/01/11)
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Department of Public Safety was called to the city limit line on Salcedo Road around 11:02 p.m. Saturday in reference to an auto accident. A 15-year-old driver traveling eastbound apparently travelled off the roadway and attempted to jump the ditch but missed by about three feet...
Local rural fire departments get new equipment (08/01/11)
news@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It's always nice whenever a fire department can receive new equipment. It's even better whenever that equipment is bought with the help of grant money. According to the Missouri Department of Conservation, rural fire departments serving populations of fewer than 10,000 can receive matching grants of up to half the purchase price or $3,000 to help with the purchase of protective gear or other firefighting equipment. ...
Complete victory (08/01/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Backed by a complete game shutout from starting pitcher Ben Ray on Sunday, the Sikeston All Stars defeated Bemidji, Minnesota 10-0 after four innings on the mercy rule in the Cal Ripken 11U Midwest Plains Regional Tournament...
Margaret Shew (08/01/11)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Margaret E. Crosno Shew, 92, formerly of Wyatt, died July 30, 2011, at the Chateau Girardeau in Cape Girardeau. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Michael Urhahn (08/01/11)
COMMERCE -- Michael Urhahn, 38, died July 31, 2011, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete.
Orvid Myracle and Clara Myracle (08/01/11)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Orvid Wayne Myracle, 82, and Clara Elizabeth Myracle, 83, died July 30, 2011, at their home. Arrangements are incomplete.
Earl Halterman (08/01/11)
ESSEX -- Earl Ray Halterman, 81, died July 31, 2011, at the John J. Pershing V.A. Medical Center in Poplar Bluff. Arrangements are incomplete.
Marianne York (08/01/11)
CHAFFEE -- Marianne V. York, 80, formerly of Evansville, Ind., died July 30, 2011, at the 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...
Mickey McReynolds (08/01/11)
FARMINGTON -- Mickey Warren McReynolds, 57, formerly of Sedalia, died July 30, 2011, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete.