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Many races to be decided in Tuesday's election in Scott County (04/02/12)
BENTON -- Several school board and mayoral races in Scott County will be decided by voters during Tuesday's municipal election. In the race for mayor of Miner, voters will choose between Frank Tatum and Peggy Holman. Charles McLemore and Terry Cole are vying for the Ward 1 alderperson position while Johnnie Watson and Rickie Hampton face each other in Ward 2. The terms are for two years...
SHS splits pair in Kentucky; Chaffee wins own tourney (04/02/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com REIDLAND, Ky. -- The Sikeston Bulldogs split their games during the second day of the Reidland Invitational baseball tournament on Saturday. The Bulldogs defeated Heath High School 7-6 and lost 5-0 to Calloway, Ken. Clayton Driskill hit a go-ahead, pinch-hit double in the fifth inning against Heath that held up for the Bulldogs, who had 11 hits in the game, to take the win...
Wendell Farley (04/02/12)
SIKESTON -- Oliver Wendell Farley, 81, died at 7:10 a.m. March 31, 2012, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Born March 1, 1931, in Charleston, to the late Oliver and Edith Cruson Farley, he was a self-employed sign painter and electrical technician and had owned and operated Farley Sign Shop. ...
Bertha Mooney (04/02/12)
BERNIE -- Bertha Mooney, 83, died March 31, 2012, at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Born July 29, 1928, in Clinton, Ark., to the late Tom and Myrtle Lee Burns Whitworth, she had worked as a cook on river barges and was of the Pentecostal belief...
James Hatton (04/02/12)
GRANITE CITY, Ill. -- James Eric Hatton, 42, formerly of East Prairie, Mo., died at 9:46 p.m. March 30, 2012, at his mother's home. Born Oct. 5, 1969, in Sikeston Mo., to Evelyn Maxine Holmes Woods and the late Billy Ray Hatton, he was a truck driver and had worked for seven years in Iraq...
Carriel Deane (04/02/12)
BUFFLAO -- Carriel L. Deane, 81, formerly of Mississippi County, died April 1, 2012, at the Colonial Springs Nursing Home in Buffalo. Arrangements are incomplete with McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Dianna Heinley (04/02/12)
CHARLESTON -- Dianna Kathleen Vinson Henley, 53, died at 4:10 a.m. April 1, 2012, in Charleston. Arrangements are incomplete at McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.