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Stories from Friday, November 2, 2012

Four Mississippi County residents arrested for drugs (11/02/12)
CHARLESTON -- Four arrests were made Wednesday after two methamphetamine labs were discovered in Mississippi County. According to a news release by the Mississippi County Sheriff's Department, two search warrants were conducted on Wednesday, one at the residence of Julius Devor Parham at 49 E. Sparrow Lane in Charleston and the other at 50 E. Sparrow Lane, the residence of Napoleon Emanuel...
Four Mississippi County residents arrested for drugs (11/02/12)
CHARLESTON -- Four arrests were made Wednesday after two methamphetamine labs were discovered in Mississippi County. According to a news release by the Mississippi County Sheriff's Department, two search warrants were conducted on Wednesday, one at the residence of Julius Devor Parham at 49 E. Sparrow Lane in Charleston and the other at 50 E. Sparrow Lane, the residence of Napoleon Emanuel...
Harvest of art and architecture (11/02/12)
Need to feed hungry R-6 students is growing (11/02/12)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- An increasing number of Sikeston school children don't know where their next meal will come from, which has prompted Southeast Missouri Food Bank to turn to the community for immediate assistance. "Sikeston R-6 educators are reporting a growing need of students in the community that are without adequate food," Amanda Winschel, children's programs manager for Southeast Missouri Food Bank...
Lady Bulldogs take two from visiting Cape Central (11/02/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Lady Bulldogs' eighth grade basketball team continued their stellar start to the season on Thursday when they grabbed an early lead on visiting Cape Central and held on for a 57-35 win. "They played hard," Sikeston head coach Keyth Blissett said of his team. "The girls did a lot of things like making layups and free throws and understanding where we're suppose to be on defense...
Kennett junior high sweeps Bluejays, beats Portageville (11/02/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com KENNETT -- The Charleston Bluejays junior high basketball teams were swept by Kennett Thursday at Kennett High School. The seventh grade boys lost 49-40 and the eighth grade fell 45-30. Charleston's Kayarri Lee led the Bluejays with 20 points in the seventh grade game. Mordareyon Clark and Jeremy Tucker added nine and eight respectively...
Kenneth Harmon (11/02/12)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Kenneth Dean "Kenny" Harmon, 60, died Nov. 1, 2012, at his home. Survivors include: his wife, Lynda Harmon of the home; three daughters, Kendra Green of Portageville, Kimberly Harmon of the state of South Carolina and Jodi Yockey of Festus; two brothers, Stanley Harmon of Portageville and C.L. ...
Buford Baber Jr. (11/02/12)
NEWTOWN, Pa. -- Buford Baldwin Baber Jr., 80, died Oct. 28, 2012. Born Dec. 25, 1931, in Sikeston, Mo., to the late Buford Baldwin Baber Sr. and Margaret Baker Baber, he received a Bachelor of Science in agriculture, a master's in counseling and a doctorate in counseling psychology and student personnel administration from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He was an Eagle Scout and served as director of Student Financial Aid at the University of Missouri-Kansas City from 1978 to 1996...
Sara Leija (11/02/12)
BLOOMFIELD -- Sara LeeAnn Jones Leija, 31, died Nov. 1, 2012, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Born July 1, 1981, at Sikeston, to Kathy Stobaugh Jones of Bloomfield and the late Larry B. Jones, she was a member of the Dexter Church of Christ. She was an educator in Early Childhood Special Education in the Scott County Central School District and had previously been employed as an aide in Early Childhood in the Bloomfield School District...
Eric Bradshaw (11/02/12)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Eric Grant Bradshaw, 53, formerly of Whitewater, died Oct. 31, 2012, in Poplar Bluff. Born Dec. 27, 1958, in Cape Girardeau, to J.R. Bradshaw of Poplar Bluff and the late Mary Belle Mouser Bradshaw, he was a member of the First Baptist Church and Bluff City Eagles in Poplar Bluff. He worked as a farm hand for a dairy farm in Whitewater, Whitewater Co-op and Tierney Farms in Chaffee...
Bill Gremard (11/02/12)
PORTAGEVILLE -- William "Bill" Gremard, 66, died Nov. 1, 2012, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete with DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville.