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Stories from Monday, August 29, 2011

New coat of paint (08/29/11)
Randy Eggemeyer with Carnell Collision repaints the tank at the Veterans Park in Sikeston. Eggemeyer and Phillip Carnell began the project by sandblasting off the old paint using some 25 bags of sand. Then the pair applied five gallons of olive green paint to complete the task...
ACS closes local office to cut costs and better serve clients (08/29/11)
SIKESTON -- In an effort to cut costs and better serve its clients, the American Cancer Society is making some big changes in Sikeston -- including closing the local office. "We're trying to work more efficiently and do a better job of using our donor dollars," said Julie Aycock, regional director of development. "It's just more economical at this time to do home-based offices."...
Sikeston man killed in two-car crash (08/29/11)
SIKESTON - A Sikeston man was killed in two-car collision Saturday. Clayton R. Martin, 43, was pronounced dead at the scene of an accident on Missouri Route Y, one mile west of Sikeston, at 9:51 p.m. by Scott County Coroner Scott Amick. Martin's death marks the 35th fatality in the Troop E area for the year...
Sports Calendar (08/29/11)
Volleyball Charleston at Oran, 6 p.m. Malden at NMCC, 6 p.m. Dexter at Richland, 6 p.m. Scott City at Fredericktown, 6 p.m. Soccer Saxony Lutheran at Sikeston, 5 p.m. JV Football Sikeston at Cape Central, 4:30 p.m. Tennis Charleston at Farmington, 4 p.m...
Florence Ditto (08/29/11)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Florence M. Ditto, 68, died at 1:50 p.m. Aug. 28, 2011, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Cyrilla Uelsmann (08/29/11)
MORLEY ― Cyrilla Uelsmann, 94, died Aug. 28, 2011, at St. Francis Medical Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Stephen Whistler (08/29/11)
CHAFFEE -- Stephen P. Whistler, M.D., 62, of Chaffee, died Aug. 26, 2011, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Clayton Martin (08/29/11)
SIKESTON -- Clayton Ross Martin, 43, died at 8:51 p.m. Aug. 27, 2011, near Sikeston, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Hazel Brown (08/29/11)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Hazel Luella Brown, 89, died at 4:45 p.m. Aug. 28, 2011, in the East Prairie Nursing Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Mildred L. Nicholson (08/29/11)
SIKESTON -- Mildred L. (Chartrau) Nicholson, 90, passed away on Aug. 27, 2011, at St. Francis Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...