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Stories from Thursday, August 11, 2011

Airport renovation engineering pitched to county (08/11/11)
scottw@standard-democrat.com CHARLESTON -- Lining up a project is the first step Mississippi County needs to take to secure funding assistance for the county airport. Robert Crain of Burns and McDonnell, an engineering, architecture and consulting firm based in Kansas City, Mo., presented information about his company to the Mississippi County Commission during its regular meeting Thursday...
Rodeo time (08/11/11)
jillb@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON - Forget about reading, 'riting and 'rithmatic. Three Rivers College has a whole new set of Rs -- riding, roping and rodeo. The Three Rivers College Rodeo Team is making one of their first public appearances at the 59th Annual Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo. Although this year, it won't be in the arena...
County tax sale set for Aug. 22 (08/11/11)
scottw@standard-democrat.com BENTON -- Some property owners most at risk of losing their properties in the annual county tax sale may soon have have an unmistakable sign: an orange 8.5 by 11 inch notice attached to the property. The annual county tax sale will be Aug. 22 this year...
Noranda getting new change house (08/11/11)
MARSTON -- Noranda Aluminum broke ground on a $4.3 million change house on Wednesday. The 20,000 square foot building will provide locker, shower and restroom facilities for all Noranda New Madrid employees who work inside the facility. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Wednesday entertainment (08/11/11)
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Volleyball action (08/11/11)
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Opening night (08/11/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Kicking off the 59th annual Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo on Wednesday, riders took advantage of the cool temperatures and dry grounds to post results that likely will keep them near the top of leader board throughout the week...
Annie Spear (08/11/11)
PENSACOLA, Fla. -- Annie Avalene Spear, 93, of Pensacola, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died on Aug. 8, 2011, at the Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Charlie Jennings (08/11/11)
DEXTER -- Charlie Eugene Jennings, 82, died Aug. 10, 2011, in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Carrie Bounds-Hart (08/11/11)
ADVANCE -- Carrie Bounds-Hart, 77, formerly of Sikeston, died Aug. 9, 2011, at the Advance Nursing Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Faye Templeton (08/11/11)
SIKESTON -- Faye Templeton, 76, died Aug. 9, 2011, at Clearview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Joy K. French (08/11/11)
ZALMA -- Joy K. French, 83, died Aug. 9, 2011, at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...