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Stories from Monday, May 7, 2012

Woman killed in Tallapoosa (05/07/12)
NEW MADRID - A New Madrid County man will be arraigned today on murder charges. New Madrid County Sheriff Terry M. Stevens reported his officers were notified of the shooting at 9:20 p.m. Saturday. According to Stevens, Timothy Dewayne Richmond, 46, of Tallapoosa had gone to his next door neighbor's house, asking them to call 9-1-1...
One dead in Catron shooting (05/07/12)
CATRON -- One person was killed and another is in custody following a shooting near Catron in Stoddard County early Saturday morning. Stoddard County Sheriff Carl Hefner said the shooting happened shortly after 5 a.m. Saturday. The victim, 20-year-old Philip Goforth, reportedly died from a single gunshot wound...
Noranda Family Day (05/07/12)
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Clean up continues after spill at Sikeston Power Plant (05/07/12)
SIKESTON - Clean up continues today following the explosion of a trailer containing hydrochloric acid at the Sikeston Power Plant. At 4:30 a.m. Sunday, officials at the Sikeston Board of Municipal Utilities Power Plant reported the explosion at the facility. ...
Man charged after stolen guns, explosives discovered (05/07/12)
TALLAPOOSA - Stolen guns and explosives were discovered by law enforcement officers while conducting a drug investigation. Marty Deprow of Tallapoosa is charged with six counts of unlawful possession of a firearm, six counts of receiving stolen property and three counts of possession of a controlled substance...
On to sectionals (05/07/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Scott City senior Brandon Shemonia captured three individual titles at the Class 2 District 1 track and field meet Saturday at Cape Central High School. Shemonia won the 800, 1600 and 3200. He also ran on the Rams' victorious 3200 meter relay team to help Scott City finish second in the team standings with 113 points...
Marty Norville Sr. (05/07/12)
ANNISTON -- James Martin "Marty" Norville Sr., 55, died May 4, 2012, in Paducah, Ky. Born Dec. 25, 1956, at Charleston, to the late John Frank and Eunice Marie Blagg Norville, he had been employed as an electronic technician and was a U.S. Army veteran. He had lived in Metropolis, Ill., and Paducah before returning to Anniston...
Gail Cooper (05/07/12)
BLODGETT -- Barbara Gail Cooper, 70, died Friday, May 4, 2012, at her home in Blodgett. Born Feb. 13, 1942, in Sikeston, to Virginia Dunn Beggs, who survives of Sikeston, and the late W.A. "Dubb" Beggs, she was a member of the Miner Baptist Church. On Feb. 17, 1961, at Blodgett, she married Larry G. Cooper who survives of the home...
Pauline Bennett (05/07/12)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Pallbearers for services held Saturday at the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel for Pauline Bennett, 90, who died on May 3, 2012, were: Virgil Weaver, Floyd Aters, Nathan Aters, Zach Matheney, Greg McLard and Jeff McLard.
Glenn Lenand (05/07/12)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Glenn L. Lenand, 91, died May 6, 2012, at the Golden Living Center in New Madrid. Arrangements are incomplete with DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville.
Jimmie Lou Bell (05/07/12)
SIKESTON -- Jimmie Lou Bell, 65, of Sikeston, died May 5, 2012, at her home. Born June 25, 1946, in Hickman, Ky., to the late Jimmie and Martha Preslor Bass, she was a licensed practical nurse and was employed by the Clearview Nursing Center in Sikeston at the time of her retirement. She was a member of the Miner Baptist Church...
Annette Morton (05/07/12)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Annette Tutor Morto, 78, died May 5, 2012, at her home. Born Dec. 17, 1933, in Randolph, Miss., the late Christine McGreger Tutor and the Rev. Carvis Eudene Tutor, she was a pianist and vocalist. On Dec. 16, 1951, in Pontotoc, Miss., she married Dr. Buck Morton who survives of the home...
Evelyn Teachout (05/07/12)
SIKESTON -- Evelyn C. Teachout, 82, died May 6, 2012 at the Clearview Nursing Center in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete with Nunnelee Funeral Chapel
Shirley Stidham (05/07/12)
SIKESTON -- Shirley Emerson Stidham, 77, died May 5, 2012, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete with Nunnelee Funeral Chapel.