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Looking Back in Time at Feb. 3

Monday, February 3, 2003

SIKESTON - A Bomb Reconnaissance Agent School will be held in Sikeston under the sponsorship of the Scott County Council of Defense, it was learned definitely today. The date will be announced later.

MOREHOUSE - Among those from Morehouse who left last week for California to work in the Kaiser Shipyards were Carl Launius, Royal Reeves, Estell Rodgers and Lawrence Smith.

SIKESTON - The Homestead Distributing Company on North Main Street was almost swamped Friday and Saturday by the crowds of people who came to attend the company's grand opening, according to Don Baker, manager.

SIKESTON - The Sikeston Chapter of the Order of DeMolay presented the Sikeston R-6 Board of Education with a U.S. flag that flew over the Capitol Building in Washington.

SIKESTON - Cowan Construction Company presented Little Theater officials with a check for $5,000 Wednesday, which will go toward renovation of the Harris-Cheney Cultural Center.

SIKESTON - Ricky Lee and Elizabeth Dawn Haynes are the parents of their second daughter, born at 5:48 p.m. Jan. 26, 1993, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Brandi Leigh Haynes arrived weighing 3 pounds, 1 ounce and was 15-inches long.

SIKESTON - Seven Sikeston wrestlers placed at the SEMO Conference Tournament Saturday as the Bulldogs placed third among nine teams. Along the route, Sikeston finished far ahead of Ste. Genevieve and Poplar Bluff - teams that had given them trouble during the regular season.