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Stories from Thursday, October 13, 2011

Learning about fire safety (10/13/11)
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Watkins' new paranormal full-length novel set to release on Halloween (10/13/11)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- A Sikeston author's new paranormal thriller will hit book shelves just in time for Halloween. After publishing her novellas, "Behind the Red Door" and "Thorns of an Innocent Soul" and short stories, "Mortal Abomination" and "Nightmares and Daydreams," Barbara Watkins will release her first full-length novel, "Hollowing Screams," on Oct. 31...
Motorists urged to watch for deer in fall months (10/13/11)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- It's that time of year when motorists need to be on the lookout for deer -- especially during evening and dawn hours. "In our area, we don't have as high of a risk (for deer-vehicle collisions) as the region above Cape and Bollinger counties, but we still have that risk," said Rodney Ivie, a Missouri Department of Conservation agent who is assigned to New Madrid County...
New season begins for Sikeston football team (10/13/11)
the Bulldogs are gearing up for Class 4 District 1 play on Friday after racking up a 6-1 record.
Notre Dame too much for SHS (10/13/11)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Forced to fight back from an early deficit in both sets on Wednesday, the visiting Sikeston Lady Bulldogs fell to the Notre Dame Lady Bulldogs 25-17, 25-10. "They can give up a point here or there and maintain their focus because they know they have a lot of weapons," Sikeston head coach Steve Beydler said of Notre Dame. "They have a lot of weapons and they dig and pass well...
Mary McAfee (10/13/11)
SIKESTON -- Mary Frances Malcolm McAfee, 84, died at 2:15 p.m. Oct. 11, 2011, at the Miner Nursing Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Elsie Fowler (10/13/11)
SIKESTON -- Elsie May Fowler, 89, died at 11:19 a.m. Oct. 12, 2011, at her son's home in Bloomfield. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Patricia Chance (10/13/11)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Patricia Ann Chance, 67, died at 6:53 p.m. Oct. 10, 2011, at Clearview Nursing Center. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Peggy Cravens (10/13/11)
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- Peggy Barker Cravens, 73, formerly of East Prairie, died at 10:59 p.m. Oct. 12, 2011. Arrangements are incomplete.
Roger McDaniel (10/13/11)
MONTROSE, Colo. -- Willard "Roger" McDaniel, 61, of Montrose, died Oct. 10, 2011, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
George Barks (10/13/11)
DEXTER -- George Barks, 69, died Oct. 12, 2011, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete.
David Foster (10/13/11)
VANDUSER -- David Foster, 62, died Oct. 12, 2011, at his home in Vanduser. Arrangements are incomplete.