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Stories from Monday, August 6, 2012

Raising the roof (08/06/12)
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The Band Perry set to open rodeo Wednesday (08/06/12)
news@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Kimberly Perry of The Band Perry said if the band isn't sweating while performing, then it's not earning its paycheck. Maybe that is why they were chosen as Wednesday's opening performance for the Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo...
Second man arrested for shooting, home invasion (08/06/12)
CHARLESTON - A second man is in custody for a home invasion and shooting. Officers with the Charleston Department of Public Safety arrested Eric Lawrence, 24, at 7 p.m. Friday. Lawrence is charged with robbery, assault, armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon...
Malden museum known for family fun (08/06/12)
news@standard-democrat.com MALDEN -- At the Bootheel Youth Museum, children can be a doctor, astronaut and firefighter all in the same day. "If you're looking for a fun day with the family, then we're the place to go," said Patsy Reublin, executive director of the museum. "We have a lot of people who don't expect to find anything like this."...
Stampede begins (08/06/12)
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Practice begins (08/06/12)
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Rosemary Quatmann (08/06/12)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Rosemary Blanton Barr Quatmann, 92, of Cape Girardeau, passed away peacefully Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, at the Chateau Girardeau Retirement Community. She is predeceased by her parents, Harry C. and Maureen Blanton; her sister, Maureen Klein Graham; first husband, Harry K. ...
Viola Farmer (08/06/12)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Retha "Viola" Farmer, 102, died Aug. 5, 2012, at Benchmark Healthcare in Portageville. Arrangements are incomplete with DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville.
Clarence Hilterbrand (08/06/12)
SIKESTON -- Clarence Hilterbrand, 92, died Aug. 4, 2012, at the Missouri State Veterans home in Cape Girardeau. Born Dec. 27, 1919, in Ellsinore, to the late Thomas Jefferson and Bessie Mae Hayes Hilterbrand, he served in the Third Division of the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II. After the war, he was employed as an office manager for Scott-New Madrid County Rural Electric Cooperative and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Sikeston...
Bryan Viets Jr. (08/06/12)
CHARLESTON -- Bryan Royce Viets Jr., 82, died at 10 a.m. Aug. 5, 2012, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Born Feb. 17, 1930, in Barlow, Ky., to the late Bryan Royce and Annie Keller Viets, he lived in Charleston for the past several years moving from East Prairie where he was a member of the First Christian Church. He was a retired riverboat captain for Ingram Barge Line, formerly Medlin Barge Line, and a lifetime member of the Wickliffe Masonic Lodge 625 AF&AM...
Bernice Ashby (08/06/12)
SIKESTON -- Bernice Jacqline "Edna" Ashby, 77, died at 10:10 p.m. Aug. 4, 2012, at NHC Health Care in Kennett. Born July 10, 1935, at East Prairie, to the late Raymond and Edna Siggeres Goines, she had lived in this area most of her life. In June 1976, at Morehouse, she married William E. Ashby who preceded her in death on Nov. 24, 2000...
Donald J. Adams (08/06/12)
RISCO -- Donald James Adams, 75, formerly of Camdenton, died Aug. 4, 2012, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Born Oct. 24, 1935, in Lilbourn to the late James and Marie Gremore Adams, he was a retired mechanic and of the Baptist belief. On Jan. 8, 1977, he married Erma Sloan, who preceded him in death on June 11, 2008...
Richard Farquhar (08/06/12)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Richard Thomas Farquhar, 62, died at 1:30 p.m. Aug. 5, 2012, in the Barnes-Jewish Hospital at St. Louis. Arrangements are incomplete with Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie.