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Friday, Aug. 26, 2016

Looking Back in Time at July 1

Tuesday, July 1, 2003

ORAN - Born to Mr. and Mrs. Roy Woods at Southeast Hospital Friday morning was a son. The mother, before her marriage, was Miss Esther Moore.

SIKESTON - Mr. and Mrs. A.F. Lindsay expect to move to Sikeston from Cape Girardeau next week and occupy an apartment house on North Ranney.

SIKESTON - Cadet Capt. Larry Culp of Sikeston CAP Squadron has returned from attending the FAA Orientation Course for fliers conducted at the Will Rogers Field near Oklahoma City, Okla.

CHARLESTON - Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Marshall are parents of a son born July 2 at Missouri Delta Community Hospital.

CHARLESTON - The Mississippi County Ambulance District Board of Directors accepted the resignation of a paramedic and appointed a new director Wednesday. Paramedic Dennis Hubbard submitted his resignation reportedly due to a relicensing problem. Robert Smith of Charleston was named director.

SIKESTON - A star-spangled, firecracker Fourth of July is scheduled over much of the Bootheel as area residents gear up for what for many will be a three-day holiday. Many area communities, including Sikeston, will feature a fireworks display and other activities. However, law enforcement officials plan to be out in full force during the weekend as well.

SIKESTON - Robert and Patricia Jenkins Jr. are the parents of their second daughter, born June 18, 1993, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Kelsey Erin Jenkins weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19 3/4-inches long.