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Stories from Monday, July 30, 2012

Pemiscot County plane crash investigated (07/30/12)
BRAGG CITY - An investigation is continuing into a plane crash, where a pilot and his passenger walked away without injury. Pemiscot County Sheriff's Department received a report of a plane crashing into a cotton field along County Highway 219, west of Bragg City early Sunday. At the scene, deputies found a Piper Twin Engine Comanche plane...
Charleston man arrested after home invasion, shooting (07/30/12)
CHARLESTON -- A man is in custody after a home invasion and shooting on Saturday. George Johnson, 23, of Charleston was arrested Sunday following an investigation by the Charleston Department of Public Safety and Missouri State Highway Patrol. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
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Meeting a goal (07/30/12)
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State park remembers Trail of Tears (07/30/12)
news@standard-democrat.com JACKSON -- George Santayana, a Spanish-American philosopher, once famously said that "those that cannot remember the past are doomed to repeat it." Maybe that is why Trail of Tears State Park outside of Jackson came into existence...
Regional action (07/30/12)
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Maxine Gipson (07/30/12)
SIKESTON -- Maxine Gipson, 90, died July 28, 2012, at Clearview Nursing Center in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete with Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston.
Eloise Marsh (07/30/12)
SIKESTON -- Virginia Eloise Marsh, age 86, died July 27, 2012, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. She was born Nov. 1, 1925, in Ellington, daughter of the late Leslie William and Winnifred Larkin Sanders. She spent 29 years as a math and science teacher at the Sikeston Junior High and Middle School. ...
Barbara Gard (07/30/12)
DEXTER -- Barbara June Gard, 72, died July 28, 2012, at Clearview Nursing and Rehab Center in Sikeston. Born June 12, 1940, in Disco, Mich., she had lived all her life in Dexter where she worked for the Dexter Hospital, Lucas Florist and most recently as a decorator for Health Systems Inc...
Harold Poole (07/30/12)
SIKESTON -- Harold Poole, 87, died July 30, 2012, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center. Ponder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements which are incomplete.
Lula Maestas (07/30/12)
BELL CITY -- Lula F. Mansfield Maestas, 80, formerly of East Prairie, died July 28, 2012, at her home. Born March 19, 1932, in the Barnes Ridge community near East Prairie to the late Charles and Ruby Bowles Mansfield, she was a retired seamstress and riverboat cook for Luhr Brothers in Cape Girardeau. She was a member of the Perkins Baptist Church...
Rick Boone (07/30/12)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Rick Boone, 62, died July 27, 2012, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Survivors include: his mother, Opal Boone of Portageville; one daughter, Kathryn Bein of Dexter; two sisters, Terry Ward of Fort Smith, Ark., and Angie Kostansek of St. Charles; one brother, Barry Boone of Paragould, Ark.; and one grandchild, Lauren Blair of Dexter...
Hilda Hardison (07/30/12)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Hilda Hardison, 80, died at 3:20 p.m. July 28, 2012, in the East Prairie Nursing Center. Arrangements are incomplete at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie.
Harold Warren (07/30/12)
SIKESTON -- Harold Warren, 77, died July 28, 2012, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete with Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston.