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First snow

Thursday, December 27, 2012

(Photo)
A resident clears snow from his windshield early Wednesday after the first storm of the winter blew in burying Sikeston in about 6.5 inches of snow. While the storm's punch was less than predicted, the high winds created large drifts making driving hazardous.
(Photo by Jill Bock, Staff)
Bootheel residents dig out

news@standard-democrat.com

SIKESTON -- Nine-year-old Bryce Morgan of Benton said he was expecting snow when he woke up Wednesday morning. He just didn't know how much.

The night before Bryce had heard family members discussing a blizzard warning for the region, which was issued by the National Weather Service in Paducah, Ky.

This was good because it meant there would be snow, Bryce said.

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