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Stories from Tuesday, November 6, 2012

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Rehder, Hodges win (11/06/12)
District 149 State Representative

Steve HodgesDemocrat8,70666.4%
Neal E. BoydRepublican4,40333.6%

District 148 State Representative

Bart ZiegenhornDemocrat5,89239.6%
Holly RehderRepublican8,99160.4%
Mason elected recorder; Kiefer commissioner in Scott County (11/06/12)
SCOTT COUNTY

COMMISSIONER

2nd District

Donnie Kiefer (D)5,739
Will Yates (R)2,588

SCOTT COUNTY RECORDER

Tara Mason (D)9,650
Alan Pendergrass (R)6,835
Jones wins Mississippi County Commissioner race; use tax fails (11/06/12)
Mississippi County 2nd District Commissioner DARRELL JONES 1,465 Craig Sutton 1,168 Use Tax Yes 1,339 NO 3,111
City workers to see change in healthcare expenses (11/06/12)
news@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- While the future of healthcare is to be determined by today's election results, employees of the city of Sikeston face less out-of-pocket healthcare expense for the next year at least. The Sikeston City Council voted during their regular monthly meeting Monday to accept an option offered by Anthem to increase premiums by 2.63 percent for a plan which lowers the deductible...
Election Day (11/06/12)
'Scouting for Food' event begins on Saturday (11/06/12)
leonnah@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- This weekend Sikeston area Boy and Cub Scouts will complete the first of two parts of the nation's largest food drive, "Scouting for Food." The annual community service campaign, now in its 28th year, will begin on Saturday, when Boy Scouts will fasten bags to the front doors of homes in Sikeston neighborhoods and those in other towns. On Nov. 17, Scouts will return to the neighborhoods to pick up donated food items from residents' front porches...
Voters to decide several local races and issues (11/06/12)
news@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- Scott County voters will make their choice in two races for Scott County government positions as well as putting ballots in for three contested state representative seats. Democrat Donnie Kiefer, the incumbent associate county commissioner for the second district, faces off with Will Yates, a Republican candidate, in his bid for another four years in office...
District downer (11/06/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com CARUTHERSVILLE -- Even with the momentum of an eight-game winning streak coming in to Monday's Class 2, District 1 championship game, the Charleston Bluejays couldn't deny Caruthersville its ninth title in the past 10 years...
Valle's Fallert has career night in win over Portageville (11/06/12)
sports@standard-democrat.com PORTAGEVILLE -- Valle's Tyler Fallert may still be running and scoring touchdowns. The junior running back from Valle Catholic stacked up colossal rushing numbers against the Portageville Bulldogs Monday night during the Class 1, District 1 championship game at Portageville High School...
Betty Casey (11/06/12)
DEXTER - Betty L. Casey, 77, died Nov. 2, 2012, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Born March 12, 1935, near Bloomfield, daughter of the late Malcolm Edward and Elva Christine Fortner Sills, she grew up in Southeast Missouri and lived in St. Louis then California for 20 years before returning to Dexter in 1976. Employed at Arvin Automotive for 30 years, she was a member of the Dexter Eagles Aerie and the U.A.W. Local and attended the Assembly of God Church in Dexter...
Rosa Allen (11/06/12)
AID - Rosa Allen, 90, died Nov. 5, 2012, at the Golden Living Center in Bloomfield. Born May 12, 1922, in Malden, daughter of the late John Elect and Minnie Ola Rootz Shelton, she moved to the Aid community in 1959, where she lived until moving into an area nursing home. She was of the Protestant belief...
Edith Johnston (11/06/12)
PUXICO - Edith Glenda Johnston died Nov. 5, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete at Watkins and Sons Funeral Service of Puxico.
Joanne Hogan (11/06/12)
MOREHOUSE - Joann Hogan died Nov. 5, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete at Watkins and Sons Funeral Service of Morehouse.
Ann M. Ginn (11/06/12)
PUXICO - Ann M. Ginn died Nov. 5, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete at Watkins and Sons Funeral Service of Puxico.
Roy G. Kunkle (11/06/12)
BLOOMFIELD - Roy G. Kunkle died Nov. 5, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete at Watkins and Sons Funeral Service of Dexter.