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Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016

Looking Back in Time at Aug. 1

Thursday, August 1, 2002

SIKESTON - Mr. and Mrs. Frank Miller, who have occupied the Keith Collins home on Lake Street, have rented the apartment in the home of Mrs. John Fisher on North Kingshighway.

SIKESTON - Miss Charlotte Ann Belsheim of St. Louis, daughter of the Rev. and Mrs. H.G. Belsheim of Sikeston, received the high honor last winter being selected to represent Deaconess Hospital School of Nursing in St. Louis, where she is a resident.

EAST PRAIRIE - Between 200 and 300 people braved a hot summer afternoon Sunday to be present at dedication ceremonies of the new post office for East Prairie. Robert H. Hunter is postmaster and Joe Webb was chairman for the occasion.

SIKESTON - The board of directors for the Scott-New Madrid-Mississippi counties cooperative for 1982 include James Abernathy, Norbert Rolwing, Tom Moore, Charles Grojean, Albert Elfrank, Clyde Hawes, Jessie Bennett, Sam Jones, Fred Moxley, Louis Smith, R.B. Vann and A.A. Birk.

SIKESTON - The City of Sikeston is searching for volunteers to serve in board-member capacities on each of the nine advisory committees that serve the community. Without the help of interested persons, a volunteer shortage could put the city in a bind and slow progress among the different boards, officials said.

SIKESTON - Dr. Larry Anthony and Dr. Ted Lewis of Southeast Missouri Dental Group recently donated books to the Sikeston Memorial Library in observance of National Library Month.