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Stories from Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Almost Christmas time (11/13/12)
New product for allergies can't be used making meth (11/13/12)
scottw@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- A drug manufacturer appears to have recently released the solution that could make everybody happy -- everybody except meth cooks, that is. According to Mark McClendon, SEMO Drug Task Force supervisor, a new product called Zephrex D appears to be very much like Claritan D and other products that contain pseudoephedrine with one important exception: the pseudoephedrine can't be extracted...
Social Security office to reduce public hours (11/13/12)
SIKESTON - Reduced federal funding is prompting Social Security offices across the nation to reduce the hours they are open to the public. Effective Nov. 19, the Sikeston Social Security office will be open to the public Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. - a reduction of 30 minutes each weekday. In addition, beginning Jan. 2, the office will close to the public at noon every Wednesday...
Foundation awards funding to help improve the health of Missourians (11/13/12)
ST. LOUIS − The fight to improve the health of Southeast Missouri residents, especially the uninsured and under served, received a boost from the Missouri Foundation for Health. MFH made a grant to each of the public health departments in its service area. These grants are intended to help purchase equipment and supplies to assist the departments in serving the health care needs of residents...
Lorie Darter (11/13/12)
NEW MADRID -- Lorie Lynn Darter, 29, died Nov. 11, 2012, at her home. Born Oct. 24, 1983, in St. Louis, she was the daughter of James and Malinda Darter. Survivors include: her brothers and sisters, Collin and Chalis Beachum of St. Louis, Nicholas and Whitney Darter of Malden, Joshua and Angel Darter and Brittany Darter of New Madrid, Jimmy Darter, Kenny Darter, Michael Darter, Breanna Darter, Sara Darter and Kathy Darter of the home and Teresia and the Rev. ...
Dixie Wheeler (11/13/12)
SPRINGFIELD -- Dixie Lee Wheeler, 87, formerly of Sikeston, died Nov. 10, 2012, at the Stafford Care Center. Born Jan. 3, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Irvin and Ida Spears. On April 10, 1948, she married L.F. Wheeler who preceded her in death...
Aline Johnson (11/13/12)
BROWNSFIELD, Ky. -- Aline Johnson, 88, died Nov. 12, 2012, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete with DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville.
Susie Davis (11/13/12)
PLANO, Texas - Susie Barr Davis, 95, formerly of Charleston, Mo., died Nov. 10, 2012, at Plano. Arrangements are incomplete at McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.