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Stories from Monday, September 12, 2011

Matthews Jaycees, community pitch in to improve town (09/12/11)
jillb@standard-democrat.com MATTHEWS - Lois Andrews walked around and around the outside of her house Saturday morning with a broad smile. She marveled at the activity taking place. There were people on ladders painting the exterior. Men and women were digging around her porch creating new flower beds while other volunteers were at work replacing a door knob or adding a touch of contrast paint to shutters...
Dialed in (09/12/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The championship singles match of the Sikeston Invitational Tennis Tournament had a familiar feel to it Saturday afternoon as the Lady Bulldogs' Kelsey Dial defeated teammate Martha Neel to win the championship...
Sikeston places third in Chaffee tournament (09/12/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com CHAFFEE -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs finished this past weekend's Lady Devil Classic with a 2-1 record. Opening up the tournament on Friday, Sikeston defeated Neelyville 7-3 thanks in part to three run rallies in the first and sixth innings...
SHS, Dexter, NMCC have good showings (09/12/11)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs volleyball team finished as the consolation runner-up in the silver bracket during the 2011 SEMO Spike Silver bracket over the weekend. After falling out of the winner's bracket on Friday, the Lady Bulldogs bounced back with wins over Twin Rivers and St. Elizabeth before losing to Park Hills Central in three sets during the consolation championship...
Clara Riggs (09/12/11)
CHARLESTON -- Clara Mae Johnson Riggs, 83, died Sept. 10, 2011, at 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...
Leroy Moore (09/12/11)
CHARLESTON -- Leroy Moore, 71, died Sept. 9, 2011, at the 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...
Wilma Coffee (09/12/11)
LILBOURN -- Wilma Lola Coffee, 93, died Sept. 11, 2011, at the Golden Living Center in New Madrid. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
William Shell (09/12/11)
DEXTER -- William Eugene Shell, 83, died Sept. 10, 2011, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Betty Bess (09/12/11)
SIKESTON -- Elizabeth "Betty" Bess, 80, died Sept. 9, 2011, at Hermitage Garden Care Center in Southaven, Miss. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ricky Ling (09/12/11)
LAFORGE -- Ricky A. Ling, 54, died Sept. 9, 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...