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Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

Looking Back 1/1

Sunday, January 1, 2006

60 years ago

BENTON - Harris Rodgers, well known Benton abstractor, real estate dealer and businessman, has been appointed manager of the Delmo Home Corporation.

40 years ago

SIKESTON - In the first city council meeting of the new year, five bids were received for the installation of a 10,000 kilovolt transformer for the board of public works. None were accepted. Raymond Miles, city manager, requested the council to allow Herb Phelps and himself three days to study the bids more thoroughly.

20 years ago

SIKESTON - Several Sikeston merchants have scheduled a meeting for all retail merchants and landlords Tuesday evening to discuss how to improve the retail shopping climate of Sikeston. The meeting is set for 7 p.m. at the City Municipal Building.