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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Eli Manning 'celebrates' Peyton's Super Bowl winSuper Bowl gets 111.9 million viewers, down from last yearSuper Bowl gets 111.9
Eli Manning 'celebrates' Peyton's Super Bowl win
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 58 minutes ago
Super Bowl gets 111.9 million viewers, down from last yearSuper Bowl gets 111.9 million viewers, down from last year Denver's victory over Carolina in the Super Bowl reached an average of 111.9 million viewers, a number down from the last two... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston v. Jackson girls basketballJackson's Cassidi Tomsu is fouled by Sikeston's Tyra Bonner in the third quarte
Sikeston v. Jackson girls basketball
Standard Democrat / Posted an hour ago
Jackson's Cassidi Tomsu is fouled by Sikeston's Tyra Bonner in the third quarter Monday night at the Sikeston Field House. (David Jenkins/Standard Democrat) Jackson's Kayla Keith puts up a shot while being guarded by Sikeston's Larysa McClellon (13)... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Missouri House again debates prescription drug databaseA state lawmaker again is pushing for a program that would track prescription d
Missouri House again debates prescription drug database
KY3 Springfield / Posted 7 hours ago
A state lawmaker again is pushing for a program that would track prescription drugs and let doctors and pharmacists know when similar prescriptions for potentially addictive drugs have been filled. Every other state has a prescription drug monitoring... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Missouri House again debates prescription drug databaseA state lawmaker again is pushing for a program that would track prescription d
Missouri House again debates prescription drug database
KSPR Springfield / Posted 7 hours ago
A state lawmaker again is pushing for a program that would track prescription drugs and let doctors and pharmacists know when similar prescriptions for potentially addictive drugs have been filled. Every other state has a prescription drug monitoring... Read more
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Standard Democrat
New I-55 interchange at Kelso, Scott City to be discussed ThursdayIn this crop of the Missouri Department of Transportation's project map, the ad
New I-55 interchange at Kelso, Scott City to be discussed Thursday
Standard Democrat / Posted 8 hours ago
In this crop of the Missouri Department of Transportation's project map, the addition of ramps and roads connecting local communities are shown in yellow. To view the full map and find other information about the project, visit MoDOT's website at... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Expedite bill to intercept Rx drug abusePrescription drug abuse has become a scourge in Missouri, and a statewide monit
Expedite bill to intercept Rx drug abuse
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
Prescription drug abuse has become a scourge in Missouri, and a statewide monitoring program is needed to address addiction and overdoses. The Narcotics Control Act, sponsored by Rep. Holly Rehder, R-Sikeston, was advanced last week by two House... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Missouri Legislature eyes expanding Conservation CommissionMissouri voters could be asked this fall to expand the Missouri Conservation Co
Missouri Legislature eyes expanding Conservation Commission
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
Missouri voters could be asked this fall to expand the Missouri Conservation Commission from four members to six. State senators debated the issue for more than three hours over three days last week, before voting 22-10 Thursday to send the idea to... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Newton County sees opioid abuse leading to more heroin useJOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — The text message to Mark Bridges, coroner of Newton County,
Newton County sees opioid abuse leading to more heroin use
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — The text message to Mark Bridges, coroner of Newton County, told a story that has become increasingly familiar in Southwest Missouri. "Mercy ICU just phoned in the brain death of a 42-year-old female. Was homeless, found in a... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Sikeston police investigating YMCA videotaping caseSIKESTON, Mo. (AP) _ A 19-year-old southeast Missouri man faces charges accusin
Sikeston police investigating YMCA videotaping case
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
SIKESTON, Mo. (AP) _ A 19-year-old southeast Missouri man faces charges accusing him of videotaping a man in a YMCA restroom. The Standard Democrat reports (http://bit.ly/11ahGa7 ) prosecutors claim Earl A. Madison used a cellphone to take video of... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Sikeston police investigating YMCA videotaping caseSIKESTON (AP) — A 19-year-old southeast Missouri man faces charges accusing him
Sikeston police investigating YMCA videotaping case
KOMU Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
SIKESTON (AP) — A 19-year-old southeast Missouri man faces charges accusing him of videotaping a man in a YMCA restroom. The Standard Democrat reports prosecutors claim Earl A. Madison used a cellphone to take video of an 18-year-old man using the... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Help available for recovery from winter weather woesSIKESTON -- Area residents who were impacted by weather events occurring across
Help available for recovery from winter weather woes
Standard Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
SIKESTON -- Area residents who were impacted by weather events occurring across the state in late December and early January may be available for assistance from the federal government. The key to receiving that help, officials say, is to act... Read more
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Standard Democrat
A 'Rising Star' in education: Local teacher honored for work at RichlandKyle Carter, business and journalism teacher at Richland R-1 School, takes phot
A 'Rising Star' in education: Local teacher honored for work at Richland
Standard Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
Kyle Carter, business and journalism teacher at Richland R-1 School, takes photographs of the varsity match beside junior Katie Pinkley, who insisted on shooting after she was named homecoming queen at Richland's homecoming game against Naylor Jan.... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston girls glide past Scott City; Hayti, South Pemiscot boys both pull upsets in BCT semifinalsScott City4866--24SIKESTON (70) -- Kiera Steward 10, Zayteanna Williams 5, Antr
Sikeston girls glide past Scott City; Hayti, South Pemiscot boys both pull upsets in BCT semifinals
Standard Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
Scott City4866--24SIKESTON (70) -- Kiera Steward 10, Zayteanna Williams 5, Antravia Green 7, Tyra Bonner 8, Larysa McClellon 2, Cana Bles 2, Jachira Sims 1, Erica Peet 14, Tyeshia Mitchell 16, Alana Basham 5. FG 28, FT 11-27, F 12 (3-pointers:... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Homecoming romp: Sikeston improves to 19-0 with 86-65 win over Poplar BluffSikeston's Fred Thatch grabs an offensive rebound against Poplar Bluff Friday n
Homecoming romp: Sikeston improves to 19-0 with 86-65 win over Poplar Bluff
Standard Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
Sikeston's Fred Thatch grabs an offensive rebound against Poplar Bluff Friday night at the Sikeston Field House. (David Jenkins/Standard Democrat) Poplar Bluff (12-7, 1-2 SEMO) kept it close through most of the first quarter, but Sikeston finished... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston v. Poplar Bluff boys basketballSikeston's Jason Moore drives to the basket against Poplar Bluff's Willie Lucas
Sikeston v. Poplar Bluff boys basketball
Standard Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
Sikeston's Jason Moore drives to the basket against Poplar Bluff's Willie Lucas Friday night at the Sikeston Field House. (David Jenkins/Standard Democrat) Sikeston's undefeated eighth grade basketball team was honored at halftime of the Bulldogs'... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Local teacher honored as a 'Rising Star'Richland Schools business and journalism teacher Kyle Carter teaches a class du
Local teacher honored as a 'Rising Star'
Standard Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
Richland Schools business and journalism teacher Kyle Carter teaches a class during the MJEA Day at the SEMO Conference last September. Carter, who received word he was selected for a Rising Star Award last week, speaks at various conferences and... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Grant funds enable SEMO Food Bank to distribute more healthy food to needyCasey Guzman, warehouse associate/driver for Southeast Missouri Food Bank, smil
Grant funds enable SEMO Food Bank to distribute more healthy food to needy
Standard Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
Casey Guzman, warehouse associate/driver for Southeast Missouri Food Bank, smiles as she unloads rescued food items from a truck. SEMO Food Bank recently received an $18,000 grant from Specialty Food Foundation to support truck fuel and maintenance... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
House catches fire in Oran The cause of an Oran house fire is under investigation. The cause of an Oran
House catches fire in Oran
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
The cause of an Oran house fire is under investigation. The cause of an Oran house fire is under investigation. Illinois businesses now must post human-trafficking hotlineIllinois businesses now... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston wrestlers blank Kennett 69-0SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team returned home for the first ti
Sikeston wrestlers blank Kennett 69-0
Standard Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Bulldogs wrestling team returned home for the first time in nearly two months and had no problem with visiting Kennett, winning 69-0 on Senior Night. "The boys wrestled really well tonight," said Sikeston head coach Chris... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston v. Kennett wrestlingSikeston's Brenden Morgan manuevers against Kennett's Bobby Thomas Thursday nig
Sikeston v. Kennett wrestling
Standard Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
Sikeston's Brenden Morgan manuevers against Kennett's Bobby Thomas Thursday night at the Sikeston Field House. (David Jenkins/Standard Democrat) Sikeston's Mitchell Garner attempts to bring down Kennett's Devonte Flakes Thursday night at the... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Help with "Circuit Breaker" tax credit application offeredSIKESTON -- Area senior citizens who could use a break might consider a trip to
Help with "Circuit Breaker" tax credit application offered
Standard Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
SIKESTON -- Area senior citizens who could use a break might consider a trip to the Scott County Courthouse or Sikeston for help applying for Missouri's Circuit Breaker tax credit. Donna Taylor of Financial Fitness Services will again be at the... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston phone scam under investigationSIKESTON -- Reports have been received from local businesses that they are rece
Sikeston phone scam under investigation
Standard Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
SIKESTON -- Reports have been received from local businesses that they are receiving calls from a male stating he is with Sikeston BMU. The caller is demanding payment on their account and threatening to shut off their utilities. BMU officials... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston DPS arrest burglarSIKESTON - A man has been arrested and charged with the burglary of Merick's Sa
Sikeston DPS arrest burglar
Standard Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
SIKESTON - A man has been arrested and charged with the burglary of Merick's Sandwich Shop. The owner discovered her business had been burglarized on Wednesday morning. The suspect gained entry through a window sometime after 8 p.m. Tuesday. Two... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Court date set for man accused of videotaping man in local restroomSIKESTON - As the Sikeston Department of Public Safety continues its investigat
Court date set for man accused of videotaping man in local restroom
Standard Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
SIKESTON - As the Sikeston Department of Public Safety continues its investigation into allegations of invasion of privacy in the bathroom at the YMCA of Southeast Missouri, they are seeking other possible victims. DPS Capt. Michael Williams said... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Job fair set upStaff at Three Rivers College Sikeston campus begin the set-up for the Missouri
Job fair set up
Standard Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
Staff at Three Rivers College Sikeston campus begin the set-up for the Missouri Department of Economic Development's Community Resource and Job Fair, scheduled for 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday at the TRC campus, 1400 S. Main. Designed to assist the... Read more
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Standard Democrat
SCC rallies past Kelly, Sikeston girls win sixth straightKelly1612911--48SCOTT CENTRAL (64) -- Deven Blackmon 6, Deantrell Beard 13, Gar
SCC rallies past Kelly, Sikeston girls win sixth straight
Standard Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
Kelly1612911--48SCOTT CENTRAL (64) -- Deven Blackmon 6, Deantrell Beard 13, Garry Wilkerson 3, Jeffery Porter 35, Keyth Blissett 7. FG 22, FT 16-20, F 11. (3-pointers: Porter 3, Wilkerson 1. Fouled out: none) KELLY (48) -- Ty Householder 9, Cayden... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Despite sputtering offensively, Sikeston gets past KennettKennett1391516-- 53 SIKESTON (68) -- Fred Thatch 21, Juwon Kimble 11, Marquan N
Despite sputtering offensively, Sikeston gets past Kennett
Standard Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
Kennett1391516-- 53 SIKESTON (68) -- Fred Thatch 21, Juwon Kimble 11, Marquan Nelson 11, Kevin Jones 10, Dominique Dyes 10, Deterio Newman 3, Earnest Fobbs 2. FG 27, FT 8-18, F 18. (3-pointers: Nelson 3, Dyes 2, Newman 1. Fouled out: none). KENNETT... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Prescription drug monitoring bill moves to next phaseEfforts for Missouri pharmacists and physicians to track prescription drugs thr
Prescription drug monitoring bill moves to next phase
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Efforts for Missouri pharmacists and physicians to track prescription drugs through a statewide database received majority support Wednesday from a House committee, passing it along to another scheduled to hear testimony today. The Narcotics Control... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston father, son face assault chargesSIKESTON -- A Sikeston father and son face felony charges after allegedly assau
Sikeston father, son face assault charges
Standard Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
SIKESTON -- A Sikeston father and son face felony charges after allegedly assaulting a man with a flashlight Tuesday. James W. Applewhite Jr., 30, and James William Applewhite Sr., 66, are each charged with first degree felony assault and felony... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Tip of woman's pinky finger bitten off during fightSIKESTON -- A woman was arrested after biting off the tip of another woman's pi
Tip of woman's pinky finger bitten off during fight
Standard Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
SIKESTON -- A woman was arrested after biting off the tip of another woman's pinky finger at a Sikeston bar. According to Sikeston Department of Public Safety, about 9:57 p.m. Friday DPS officers were notified by the emergency room personnel at... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Sikeston father & son arrested on assault, criminal action chargesThe Sikeston Department of Public Safety is reporting a father and son have bee
Sikeston father & son arrested on assault, criminal action charges
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 5 days ago
The Sikeston Department of Public Safety is reporting a father and son have been arrested on assault and armed criminal action charges. On Tuesday, Feb 2, officers were dispatched to 105 Jaycee St. after receiving reports a man had been... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Veterans nightSikeston veterans watch as the American flag is taken away during the annual Ve
Veterans night
Standard Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
Sikeston veterans watch as the American flag is taken away during the annual Veterans Night held before Sikeston's basketball game against Farmington Monday night at the Sikeston Field House. The Sikeston High School band played and the Sikeston High... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston man arrested for videotaping man in restroomSIKESTON -- A Sikeston man was arrested Sunday on suspicion of videotaping men
Sikeston man arrested for videotaping man in restroom
Standard Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
SIKESTON -- A Sikeston man was arrested Sunday on suspicion of videotaping men in various stages of undress in a YMCA bathroom. Earl A. Madison, 19, is charged with three counts of felony invasion of privacy. Invasion of privacy is classified as a... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Electric rate increase split into two stepsSIKESTON -- The 15 percent increase in electric rates for Sikeston will come in
Electric rate increase split into two steps
Standard Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
SIKESTON -- The 15 percent increase in electric rates for Sikeston will come in two steps: a 9 percent increase in March and the rest at the start of next year. The two-step increase was approved by the City Council during their regular monthly... Read more
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Kirksville Daily Express
Different economic development incentives give boost to local projects By the end of 2017, Kirksville could be the home to two new hotels for local
Different economic development incentives give boost to local projects
Kirksville Daily Express / Posted 6 days ago
By the end of 2017, Kirksville could be the home to two new hotels for local residents and visitors to enjoy.Though the developers are pursuing similar ideas, they have taken two... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Job Fair will assist laid-off Noranda employeesSIKESTON - A Noranda Layoff Community Resource and Job Fair is scheduled from 9
Job Fair will assist laid-off Noranda employees
Standard Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
SIKESTON - A Noranda Layoff Community Resource and Job Fair is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday at Three Rivers Sikeston campus, 1400 S. Main. More than 50 employers and job prospects are expected to be on hand as well information on... Read more
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Dexter Daily Statesman
Clay Kelley- A big battle for a tiny fighterPhoto courtesy of JAMIE HOLCOMB Photography Now 19 months old, Clay Kelley is p
Clay Kelley- A big battle for a tiny fighter
Dexter Daily Statesman / Posted 6 days ago
Photo courtesy of JAMIE HOLCOMB Photography Now 19 months old, Clay Kelley is pictured with his parents, Brooks and Alayna Kelley of rural Dexter, just prior to his cancer diagnosis in June. Nineteen-month old Clay Kelley is like any other toddler... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston sets records during 101-67 rout over Farmingtonsports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- When a basketball player finds that rh
Sikeston sets records during 101-67 rout over Farmington
Standard Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
sports@standard-democrat.com SIKESTON -- When a basketball player finds that rhythm where it seems like every shot is going in, the old saying is that player is "in the zone." But what happens when an entire team is in the zone? Playing in its first... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston v. Farmington boys basketballSikeston's Dominique Dyes stands still after hitting his sixth three-pointer of
Sikeston v. Farmington boys basketball
Standard Democrat / Posted 7 days ago
Sikeston's Dominique Dyes stands still after hitting his sixth three-pointer of the game as Farmington's Grant Waddell can only smile Monday at the Sikeston Field House. Dyes finished with a school-record nine three-pointers in the game. (David... Read more
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Standard Democrat
One-on-one: Sikeston R-6 teacher serves as president of St. Francis Xavier School BoardSt. Francis Xavier Catholic School Board President Jill Grojean plays dominoes
One-on-one: Sikeston R-6 teacher serves as president of St. Francis Xavier School Board
Standard Democrat / Posted 7 days ago
St. Francis Xavier Catholic School Board President Jill Grojean plays dominoes with her children, Meredith, 8, and Joey, 7, at their Sikeston home. Grojean is currently serving her fourth year on the Sikeston school's board. SIKESTON -- For Jill... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston eases through second Hillsboro Tournament championshipMembers of the Sikeston girls basketball team celebrate its 54-25 win over No.
Sikeston eases through second Hillsboro Tournament championship
Standard Democrat / Posted 7 days ago
Members of the Sikeston girls basketball team celebrate its 54-25 win over No. 7 Hillsboro for its second Hillsboro Tournament championship Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in Hillsboro, Mo. sports@standard-democrat.com HILLSBORO, Mo. -- For the second... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Man dies after falling from 16th floor at St. Louis hotel St. Louis authorities are investigating the death of a man who apparently fel
Man dies after falling from 16th floor at St. Louis hotel
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 8 days ago
St. Louis authorities are investigating the death of a man who apparently fell from the 16th floor at a downtown hotel. St. Louis... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Dorena-Hickman Ferry shut down Sunday due to high winds2 injured in McCracken Co. crash2 injured in McCracken Co. crash Two women wer
Dorena-Hickman Ferry shut down Sunday due to high winds
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 8 days ago
2 injured in McCracken Co. crash2 injured in McCracken Co. crash Two women were taken to the hospital after a one vehicle accident in McCracken County. Officials say Valerie Hooper, 37, of Paducah was driving north on Husbands Road when she lost... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Copy-Deadline for health insurance enrollment is Sunday nigh2 injured in McCracken Co. crash2 injured in McCracken Co. crash Two women wer
Copy-Deadline for health insurance enrollment is Sunday nigh
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 8 days ago
2 injured in McCracken Co. crash2 injured in McCracken Co. crash Two women were taken to the hospital after a one vehicle accident in McCracken County. Officials say Valerie Hooper, 37, of Paducah was driving north on Husbands Road when she lost... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Charleston takes out Kennett, Hayti drills East PrairieCharleston19321412--77KENNETT (55) -- Rantrell Caruthers 8, Carlos Turner 9, Pa
Charleston takes out Kennett, Hayti drills East Prairie
Standard Democrat / Posted 8 days ago
Charleston19321412--77KENNETT (55) -- Rantrell Caruthers 8, Carlos Turner 9, Patrick Maddox 7, Fred Gooden 6, Jahaida Childress 8, Ty'Reik Thomas 2, Edward Wilson 9, Jaylean Kinnon 2, Jad Kenny 4. FG 21, FT 6-9, F 12. (3-pointers: Caruthers 2,... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Former Ole Miss player killed in crash on Highway 78Woman dies in Fruitland, MO trailer fireWoman dies in Fruitland, MO trailer fir
Former Ole Miss player killed in crash on Highway 78
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 8 days ago
Woman dies in Fruitland, MO trailer fireWoman dies in Fruitland, MO trailer fire According to Cape Girardeau County Coroner John Clifton, an elderly female has died in a trailer fire that broke out in Fruitland, Missouri on Saturday. According to... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
16 killed in Sikeston honored in special eventIn the most recent attempt to curb violence in Sikeston, several organizations
16 killed in Sikeston honored in special event
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 9 days ago
In the most recent attempt to curb violence in Sikeston, several organizations from across the Bootheel and Southeast Missouri came together to speak and perform in front of hundreds Saturday, Jan. 30. The event was held at the Tanner Street Church... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Sikeston man's foot injured in shootingSIKESTON -- A Sikeston man was injured after being shot in the foot on Thursday
Sikeston man's foot injured in shooting
Standard Democrat / Posted 9 days ago
SIKESTON -- A Sikeston man was injured after being shot in the foot on Thursday. About 9:40 p.m. Thursday, Sikeston Department of Public Safety received a call that a man had been shot in the 500 block of Malcolm Avenue in Sikeston, according to... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Nominees sought for Honors BoardSIKESTON -- Now through Feb. 26, nominations will be accepted for the 2016 Hono
Nominees sought for Honors Board
Standard Democrat / Posted 9 days ago
SIKESTON -- Now through Feb. 26, nominations will be accepted for the 2016 Honors Board installation by the Parks and Recreation Division. Since 1986, 44 individuals were honored by having their names installed on the Honors Board in recognition of... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Local students give back to others during Catholic Schools WeekFourth graders in Bobbie Kennard's class at St. Francis Xavier School in Sikest
Local students give back to others during Catholic Schools Week
Standard Democrat / Posted 9 days ago
Fourth graders in Bobbie Kennard's class at St. Francis Xavier School in Sikeston work together to make valentines for local veterans as part of this week's Catholic Schools Week. Leonna Heuring, Staff SIKESTON -- Helping others through service is... Read more
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