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Stories from Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Downtown merchants seeking CID (10/04/11)
scottw@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Historic Downtown Sikeston took another step toward establishing a steady source of income. The Sikeston City Council accepted during their regular monthly meeting Monday a petition calling for the creation of a Community Improvement District for Downtown Sikeston...
Downtown Cotton Festival (10/04/11)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- For Sikeston resident Rodney McConnell and his family, the Cotton Ramble bike ride offers a scenic trail and some time for togetherness. McConnell, his wife and their 28-year-old daughter, Valerie Crader, have participated together in the ride in its first two years, and this year will be no different...
Details of Downtown Festival (10/04/11)
SIKESTON -- Scarecrows and costumed dogs along with food, crafts and fun are part of this weekend's Downtown Sikeston Cotton Festival. Held in conjunction with the Cotton Ramble Bicycle Ride, the festival will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at American Legion Square...
Goal rush (10/04/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Hunter Williams scored a whooping four goals in the first half and the Sikeston Bulldogs soccer team routed the visiting Fredericktown Blackcats on Monday, 10-2 at the Sikeston Sports Complex. "We kind of set the tone early," Sikeston coach Doyle Noe said. "Hunter (Williams) got a few good goals early on. Scoring that much in the first half takes the pressure off of you...
Lady Bulldogs one-hit by Naylor in regular season finale (10/04/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Trying to put together a three-game winning streak heading into the postseason, Sikeston saw Naylor starting pitcher Erica Engelman toss a one-hitter on Monday to end the Lady Bulldogs' regular season with a 8-0 loss...
Sikeston netters fall in first round of districts (10/04/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com FREDERICKTOWN -- The Sikeston girls tennis team lost a heartbreaking match 5-4 to the Fredericktown Lady Blackcats on Monday in the first round of the Class 1, District 1 tennis tournament. "It was a disappointing loss today at Fredericktown," said Sikeston coach Russ Dial. "We fought hard but committed too many errors to win."...
Wynette Wilson (10/04/11)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Wynette Wilson, 77, died Oct. 2, 2011, at Heritage Gardens of Portageville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Pamela Colbert (10/04/11)
MATTHEWS -- Pamela Susan Colbert, 54, died Oct. 3, 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...
Janice Lewis (10/04/11)
CHARLESTON -- Janice Lewis, 60, died Sept. 30, 2011, at her home in rural Charleston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Wanda Tippy (10/04/11)
SIKESTON -- Wanda Tippy, 83, died Oct. 2, 2011, at the Miner Nursing Center in Miner. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Altha Gunn (10/04/11)
SIKESTON -- Altha Inez Gunn, 93, died Oct. 1, 2011, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Margaret Goza (10/04/11)
SIKESTON -- Margaret Goza, 87, died Oct. 1, 2011, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center. Arrangements are incomplete.
Judith Burnett (10/04/11)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for services conducted Monday for Judith Burnett, 83, who died Sept. 29, 2011, were: Roy Watkins, John Newman, Travis Cox, Sam Carter, Adam Heaton and Jim Null.