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Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016

Looking Back 6/7

Monday, June 7, 2004

60 years ago

SIKESTON - Miller Moll departed Wednesday for Detroit, Mich., where he has employment.

40 years ago

SIKESTON - The Bank of Sikeston is proud to announce that construction will begin shortly on its new Motor Bank, to be located on the northeast corner of Highway 61 and Greer Street, east of the shoe factory and south of the Ross Texaco Station. This new facility has been planned for the ultimate in drive-in banking.

20 years ago

MALDEN - A mock earthquake provided the scenario for part of a disaster drill sponsored this weekend by the SEMO Civil Defense Association. Nearly 200 people from a 13-county area participated in the drill.

JEFFERSON CITY - State Rep. Dennis Ziegenhorn of Sikeston has been named co-chairman of an interim House committee to study interstate banking. Ziegenhorn explained the committee was established to study the question of interstate banking.

10 years ago

SIKESTON - Hot and humid are just two of the words you can use to describe the weather in Southeast Missouri. Children at Ms. Andrea's Day Care Center, including Kacie Evans, conquered the heat by spending the morning at the Jaycee Municipal Swimming Pool.

SIKESTON - For the first time in the history of the Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo, a pageant winner has been chosen Miss Rodeo Missouri. Julie Stoner, 1993 Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo Queen, was selected recently to represent Missouri in the National Miss Rodeo America competition in November.