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Stories from Thursday, April 26, 2012

Barrel Bob is on the move (04/26/12)
Barrel Bob, a 10-foot-tall man made of orange construction barrels, helped the Southeast District of the Missouri Department of Transportation celebrate Work Zone Awareness Week on Wednesday. Situated just outside of Scott City, Barrel Bob seeks to remind drivers of the need for work zone safety. ...
Free program will help give edge to area business owners (04/26/12)
SIKESTON - In today's economy, business owners are looking for that edge to move them ahead. The Sikeston Area Chamber of Commerce and the Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Southeast Missouri State University are partnering to provide a program to pave the way to that entrepreneurial success...
National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day will be Saturday (04/26/12)
SIKESTON -- Anyone with unwanted or outdated prescription drugs will be able to turn them over to federal drug agents this weekend in the fourth National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The Sikeston Department of Public Safety, along with Super D at 702 N. Main St. in Sikeston, will serve as drop off points from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday...
Chaney's two goals lift SHS over Anna-Jonesboro (04/26/12)
SIKESTON -- Sikeston's Madison Chaney keeps rolling along. The Lady Bulldogs forward scored two goals and led Sikeston to a 2-1 win over Anna-Jonesboro on a windy Wednesday night at the Sikeston Sports Complex. Chaney has 13 goals this season, by far the most for any Lady Bulldog...
Sikeston, Kelly golf teams place 2nd in districts (04/26/12)
FARMINGTON -- Sikeston freshman Gabe Wheeler led a field of 55 Wednesday to take first place during the Class 3, District 1 tournament at Crown Pointe Golf Course in Farmington. With Wheeler leading the way, the Bulldogs finished second as a team with an overall score of 338 advancing their entire team to the sectional round of the state golf meet on May 4 at Franklin County Country Club in Washington...
Ivie tosses no-hitter against Scott Central (04/26/12)
EAST PRAIRIE -- For most high school pitchers, a no-hitter remains an elusive goal often left unfilled at the end of their playing careers. In only his first year at the varsity level, however, East Prairie freshman Quincy Ivie realized that dream when the Eagles took on visiting Scott County Central on Wednesday...
Della Wooten (04/26/12)
ESSEX -- Della Wooten, 68, died April 24, 2012, at her home near Essex. Born Nov. 2, 1943, at Wilson, Ark., to the late T.B. and Willie Mae Kelly Walker, she was a homemaker. On Dec. 31, 1959, at Hayti, she married Dale E. Wooten, and he survives of the home near Essex...
Ruby Inman (04/26/12)
DESLOGE -- Ruby Florence Inman, 86, died April 24, 2012, at National Health Care in DesLoge. Born March 2, 1926, in Conran, she was the daughter of the late Dellar Howell Curtis and Elbert Andrew Curtis. On Oct. 5, 1953, in Southeast Missouri, she married Levoyd Robert Inman, and he preceded her in death...
Dolan Jarnagin (04/26/12)
LITCHFIELD, Ill. -- Dolan Jarnagin, 80, died April 24, 2012, at Litchfield. Arrangements are incomplete with DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville, Mo.
Mark Ramsey (04/26/12)
BELL CITY -- Mark Randall Ramsey, 50, died April 24, 2012, at his home. Born Oct. 6, 1961, in Sikeston, to Shirley Mitchem Ramsey of Mountain View, Ark., and the late Vernis Ramsey, he was a custodian for Three Rivers Community College in Poplar Bluff. On Sept. 18, 2010, in Oran, he married Roberta "Robyn" Allen, who survives of the home...
Vane Lindsay (04/26/12)
CRESTON -- Vane Lamar Lindsay, 68, died April 20, 2012, at his home in Creston. Born Jan. 3, 1944, in Poplar Bluff, son of Helen P. Williams Lindsay of Creston and the late J. Myrl Lindsay, he graduated from Bernie High School and then graduated with a degree in sociology from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, Ark., followed by the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis with an Associate of Art in mortuary science. ...