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Sikeston High School graduate completes U.S. Air Force basic training  KFVS

Airman Amber E. Spears graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland.



Obituary: Charles B. Luber (6/4/19)  Standard-Democrat

BENTON, Ky. — Charles B. Luber, age 73, of Benton, Ky., passed away on Monday, May 13, 2019, at Mercy Health-Lourdes Hospital in Paducah. Charles was ...



End of an era: Standard Democrat publisher Michael Jensen leaving after lifetime in newspaper business  Standard-Democrat

One of the first stories Michael Jensen ever did when he was hired to work at Sikeston's Daily Standard in May of 1970 was a feature story on a blacksmith from ...



Sikeston school students participate in honoring veterans  KFVS

The large event honored veterans in the Sikeston area with multiple speakers including the honored guest and speaker LTC Thomas Carr with the United States ...



Local schools set dates for high school graduation  Standard-Democrat

SIKESTON — Members of the class of 2019 will begin receiving their high school diplomas in less than a month as several area high schools will graduate their ...



Sikeston students take Buckle Up, Phone Down pledge, challenge other schools  KFVS

Many student-athletes like to prove their skills on the field but dozens from Sikeston High School are also setting an example off the field.



Local News: Former Sikeston student charged with terrorist threat (11/16/18)  Southeast Missourian

SIKESTON, Mo. -- A former Sikeston High School student was arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat. Braeden W. Herron, 20, of Advance, ...



No place like home: Beydler is Sikeston R-6's first GYOT student teacher  Standard-Democrat

SIKESTON — For Lauren Beydler, student teaching at the Sikeston Kindergarten Center and Early Childhood Center this semester has been like going home.



Former Sikeston student jailed for making terroristic threat  Standard-Democrat

SIKESTON — A former Sikeston High School student has been arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat. Braeden W. Herron, 20, of Advance is ...



Obituary: Joel Vinson (3/25/19)  Standard-Democrat

SIKESTON — Joel G. Vinson, 77, of Sikeston, died Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Sikeston. He was born April 18, 1941, at Rock Island, Ill., the son of John B.



Community: Sikeston teen crowned Miss Teen Rodeo Missouri (2/9/19)  Southeast Missourian

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Aubrey Sullivan knows her way around the rodeo arena. She began riding horses at age 7. By the time she was 10, she had her own horse ...



Obituary: Jackie Herndon (4/12/19)  Standard-Democrat

SIKESTON — Jackie Lee Baker Herndon, age 72, of Sikeston, passed away peacefully on April 10, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family. Born Jan.



A queen in jeans: Sikeston teen crowned Miss Teen Rodeo Missouri  Standard-Democrat

SIKESTON, Mo. — Aubrey Sullivan knows her way around the rodeo arena. She began riding horses at age 7. By the time she was 10, she had her own horse ...



Obituary: Hudson Peters (4/12/19)  Standard-Democrat

SIKESTON — Hudson Peters, 42, died April 12, 2019, at his home in Sikeston. Born July 21, 1976, in Sikeston, son of Susan Sutherland Peters of the home and ...



Hall of Fame inductee, former Coach of the Year named new CHS head football coach  KFVS

Cape Central High School announced the hiring of Kent Gibbs as the new head football coach.



Sikeston High School remembers long time educator after unprecedented donation  KFVS

Students at Sikeston High School are getting a chance at a new scholarship all thanks to an unprecedented donation from a man who dedicated his entire life to ...



Obituary: Nick Garner (4/8/19)  Standard-Democrat

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. — Jeffrey Nicholas Garner, 55, a resident of Boynton Beach and formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Wednesday, April 3, 2019, in Florida.



Obituary: Angela Blissett (3/12/19)  Standard-Democrat

AUSTIN, Texas — Angela Shura Blissett, 43, formerly of Oran, Mo., died March 9, 2019, at her home. Born April 21, 1975, in Sikeston, Mo., daughter of Michael ...



Obituary: Mykesha Jackson (1/29/19)  Standard-Democrat

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Mykesha R. “ Miyah” Jackson, 27, died Jan. 23, 2019, in Columbia. Born Sept. 27, 1991, in Sikeston, daughter of Bonita Jackson-Simmons ...



Obituary: Dennis Overbey (3/15/19)  Standard-Democrat

POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. — Dennis Overbey, 64, of Poplar Bluff passed away on March 14, 2019, in Poplar Bluff. Dennis was born on May 31, 1954, to Leonard and ...



Administrators breathalyze students at Sikeston HS  KFVS

Prom Season is just around the corner and administrators at Sikeston High School are doing what they can to make sure their students make the right choice.



Mykesha Jackson, Sept. 27, 1991—Jan. 23, 2019 | Family obituary  Columbia Missourian

Mykesha R. Jackson, aka “Miyah,” 27, died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, in Columbia. She was born Sept. 27, 1991, in Sikeston, Missouri, to Bonita ...



Boosting patriotism: Sikeston Kiwanis Club flag project flying high  Standard-Democrat

SIKESTON — After eight years of displaying American flags in front of residences and businesses, the Sikeston Kiwanis Flag *Service* Project continues to fly ...



Sikeston, MO student scores perfect 36 on ACT  KFVS

A Sikeston High School Senior contemplates his next step after getting a perfect 36 on his ACT. Fadel Alkilani recently found out he aced the ACT over the ...



Sikeston senior accepted to several ivy league schools  KFVS

A senior at Sikeston High School has a lot to smile about, including his acceptance into 13 universities!



395 Student Projects to be Displayed at Southeast Mo. Regional Science Fair  Southeast Missouri State University News

The work of 615 students from 44 area high schools and junior high schools will be displayed at the 63rd Annual Southeast Missouri Regional Science Fair ...



Local News: Sikeston Public Schools Foundation receives $1.7 million gift (10/19/17)  Southeast Missourian

SIKESTON, Mo. — The Sikeston Public Schools Foundation received a $1.7 million gift from the bequest of the late Bob Depro. At Depro's request, the funds will ...



Obituary: Marcus Price (8/28/18)  Standard-Democrat

SIKESTON — Marcus De'Andres Price, 27, died Aug. 23, 2018, in Sikeston. Born April 15, 1991, in St. Louis, son of Walter and Alice Price Moss of Sikeston, ...



Local News: Legion's 74th Cotton Carnival starts Tuesday (9/21/18)  Standard-Democrat

SIKESTON — The cotton harvest is underway which also means it's time for the 74th Annual Sikeston American Legion Cotton Carnival. The Henry Meldrum ...



Obituary: James N. Howard (4/16/19)  Standard-Democrat

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — The Rev. James N. Howard, 79, died April 6, 2019. Born Aug. 25, 1939, in Sikeston, Mo., son of the late Ed and Jennie Howard, he was ...



Celebration of life for Neal E. Boyd to be held Nov. 18 at Southeast  Standard-Democrat

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — A celebration of life *service* for Neal E. Boyd will be held at 3 p.m. Nov. 18 at Academic Hall Auditorium on the campus of Southeast ...



Obituary: Ellis “Clark” Atchison (6/21/18)  Standard-Democrat

SIKESTON — Clark Atchison, 21, son, brother and friend to all, went to be with the Lord on June 19, 2018, in Sikeston. Visitation will be on Saturday, June 23 ...



Obituary: Joseph Layton Jr. (1/25/19)  Standard-Democrat

CHARLESTON, Mo. — Joseph W. Layton Jr., 67, died Jan. 18, 2019, in Virginia. Born Nov. 17, 1951, in Cairo, Ill., son of the late Joseph W. and Patricia Howlett ...



615 students compete in Southeast MO Regional Science Fair  KFVS

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - The work of 615 students from 44 Heartland schools took over the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau on Tuesday, March 5.



Singer Neal Boyd dies after struggle with health issues  Southeast Missourian

Neal Boyd, who rose to stardom with his robust, operatic voice, died Sunday night at his mother's home in Sikeston, Missouri, where he had been struggling with ...



Sikeston, MO hopes to revamp Union Pacific rail line with 'Rail Trail'  KFVS

SIKESTON, MO (KFVS) - It's not always safe to walk or cycle along the highway, and one Scott County city is looking to address that with an area you'll want to ...



Local Area Students to Perform in Clark Terry/Phi Mu Alpha Jazz Festival  Southeast Missouri State University News

More than 500 students in 27 jazz ensembles from across the bi-state region will perform at the 21st Annual Clark Terry/Phi Mu Alpha Jazz Festival Feb. 1-2 at ...



Every Missouri native in the NCAA Tournament  Columbia Daily Tribune

While Missouri didn't qualify for the NCAA Tournament this season, many MU fans will still be following all the action of March Madness regardless.To help fill ...



71st Annual Cotton Carnival scheduled for Sept. 29 in Sikeston  KFVS

The American Legion's 71st Annual Cotton Carnival will begin on Tuesday, Sept. 29 in Sikeston.



B Magazine: Southeast Missouri's top fundraisers (2/28/19)  Southeast Missourian

Thursday, February 28, 2019 ~ Updated 5:39 PM. Vital to the culture of a community are its not-for-profits and charities. These organizations help lift up the ...



Stephenson to be guest speaker at Sikeston Memorial Day service  Standard-Democrat

SIKESTON — Lt. Colonel Toney Stephenson will serve as the honored guest and speaker at the 2018 Memorial Day *service* in Sikeston. Set for 10:30 a.m. May ...



Austin-Taylor - Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper | Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper  Natchez Democrat

Mr. and Mrs. Ferrel Stephen Austin, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., and currently of West Monroe, La., announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their ...



American Red Cross donations affected by shutdown and cold temps  KFVS

This month, more than 4600 Red Cross blood and platelet donations were canceled.



Most of ACT perfect scores come from the St. Louis area  STLtoday.com

Of the 82 Missouri students who graduated in May and scored perfectly on the American College Test, 46 of them were from the St. Louis area, according to the ...



Sikeston sending a school record nine wrestlers to state tournament  Standard-Democrat

sports@standard-democrat.com. SIKESTON -- If anyone knows about Sikeston High School's rich wrestling tradition its their current head coach. Chris Lowe ...



Notre Dame boys basketball team falls to Sikeston 62-32  Southeast Missourian

Notre Dame's Ross Essner attempts a shot against Sikeston's Anthony Coleiro, right, and Donnell Cobb during the fourth quarter Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 in ...



Sikeston native to appear on TLC reality show  Southeast Missourian

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Future bride Hannah Kean explained what it was like to try on several wedding gowns within a five-hour period to film an upcoming episode of ...



Local News: Cotton Carnival begins Tuesday (9/22/13)  Southeast Missourian

By Leonna Heuring ~ The Standard Democrat. SIKESTON, Mo. -- Nearly 70 years ago, American Legion Henry Meldrum Post 114 created the Cotton Carnival ...



Lake Ozark Aldermen candidates explain motivations for running, city issues  Lakenewsonline.com

Included in the discussion are Judith Neels and Keith Vance (Ward 1) and Dale Hicks and Larry Giampa (Ward II). As elections draw nearer, candidates for the ...



3 arrested in undercover Heroin drug sting in Sikeston  KFVS

According to the Scott County sheriff, three people were arrested following an undercover Heroin drug sting in Sikeston, Missouri.



Noranda Aluminum closure marks the end of an era in the Missouri Bootheel  STLtoday.com

The smelter, weakened by cheap aluminum, is winding down as the region braces itself.



Wedding: Klipfel - Helms (2/1/15)  Southeast Missourian

BENTON, Mo. -- Carissa Renee Klipfel and Amos Logan Helms were married Oct. 18, 2014, at St. Denis Catholic Church. The Rev. Michael Casteel performed ...



San Francisco Giants draft Missouri State lefty Doug Still  Springfield News-Leader

The San Francisco Giants selected Still in the 11th round of the Major League Baseball Draft on Wednesday with the 336th overall pick.



Porter receives degree after injury-plagued basketball career at Southeast Missouri State  Southeast Missourian

Southeast Missouri State men's basketball coach Dickey Nutt recalled several instances when Michael Porter, who was plagued with injuries that eventually ...



Out of the Past: Out of the past 3/21/14 (3/21/14)  Southeast Missourian

Jerry Presley, director of the Missouri Department of Conservation, and members of the Cape Girardeau County Commission announce plans to construct a ...



Student scholarships grow out of move to 'mourn' same-sex marriage  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A year ago, the Dent County Commission voted to “mourn” for one year the Supreme Court's same-sex marriage decision by lowering flags at two government ...



Southeast Missouri State lineman Corey Porter departs from the family specialty  Southeast Missourian

The Porter name in Southeast Missouri is much more synonymous with basketball than football. The family's hoops legacy runs deep. But Corey Porter, while an ...



2016 Missouri Sports Hall of Fame inductees announced in Cape Girardeau  KFVS

The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 2016 class of inductees has been announced.



Engagement: Mullendore - Waters (1/23/11)  Southeast Missourian

Sharon and Cecil Carter of Sikeston, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Mullendore, to Shawn Waters, both of Jackson. He is the son of ...



What Happened to Neal E. Boyd - Now in 2018 Update  Gazette Review

Neal Evans Boyd came to the country's attention after winning the third season of NBC's talent competition, America's Got Talent. Where is he now in 2017?



Local News: Sikeston mourns passing of well known doctor (6/23/09)  Southeast Missourian

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Family, friends, former patients -- an entire community -- are mourning the loss while celebrating the life of Dr. Ed Masters today. Masters, 63 ...



Engagement: Montgomery - Ford (7/25/10)  Southeast Missourian

Mr. and Mrs. Richard H. Montgomery III of Sikeston, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Julianna Christine Montgomery, to Joshua Engram Ford.



$350,000 awarded for busy intersection realignment project in Western KY  KFVS

According to KYTC, $350000 in discretionary funds has been awarded for the U.S. 62/KY 286 "Y" intersection realignment project.



Weddings & Engagements  Ladue News

Brad Larkin & Kelly Whelan. Mr. David Larkin of Glen Allen, Virginia, and Ms. Anne Wilson Larkin of St. Louis are pleased to announce the engagement of their ...



MoDOT names winners of the 13th Annual Bridge Building Competition  KFVS

High school students from all around southeast Missouri put their bridge building skills to the test on Thursday, Nov. 17 at MoDOT's 13th Annual Bridge Building ...



Spartan cheer squad finishes second at state  Moberly Monitor Index

Moberly High School's varsity cheerleading squad competed amog the best in the state last weekend at the 2017 Missouri Cheerleading Coaches Association ...



Wedding: Liley - Torbet (5/3/15)  Southeast Missourian

MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Danielle Monique Liley and Matthew Ryan Torbet were married July 19, 2014, at Maple United Methodist Church in Cape Girardeau.



Ste. Genevieve Claims Top Spot For Overall Performance In MoDOT Bridge Building Competiton  Ste. Genevieve Herald

After weeks of work to build the most efficient model bridges, Southeast Missouri high school students put their bridges to the test on November 16 at the ...



EDvolution Center: technology for teaching teachers  KFVS

Technology forward learning is a major focus for the College of Education at Southeast Missouri State University. So much so, they have an entire center ...



Terminix Announces Scholarship Winners - PCT  PCT Magazine

The Carlos and Gloria Cantu Leadership Scholarship recipients for 2011 are Sequoia Doetch, Joanna Hendricks and Bethany Nicholson.



3 facing charges in connection to Christmas decoration vandalism at Jackson, MO home  KFVS

Three people are facing charges in connection to damaging several inflatable Christmas decorations at a Jackson, Missouri home.



Football preview: Kelly Hawks ready to take off after two seasons of JV flight lessons  Southeast Missourian

The Hawks' offense will be directed by sophomore Kyle Fitzgerald, left, and include receivers Maurice Davis, Ethan Faries and Dalton Huffman. (GLENN ...



Blog: Coach Marvin Rosengarten (10/31/16)  Southeast Missourian

Sept. 7, 1975 Southeast Missourian. Coach Marvin Rosengarten, veteran cross-country and track and field coach at SEMO State University, keeps tabs on ...



Farmington Marching Invitational will host 17 bands Saturday | Local  Daily Journal Online

Seventeen marching bands from across eastern Missouri are participating in the 18th annual Farmington Marching Invitational on Jack Richardson Field at Haile ...



Events and activities to enjoy this Mother's Day  Southeast Missourian

Mother's Day is Sunday. Did you forget to buy Mom a gift? If you didn't, don't worry. Turns out most moms would be happy to just spend the day with their ...



Business: Names in the news (9/19/11)  Southeast Missourian

NORDENIA HONORS EMPLOYEES Timothy Cecil, slitter operator of Cape Girardeau, was employee of the month for August at Nordenia USA Inc. He has been ...



KFVS named Best Newscast by Missouri Broadcasters  KFVS

The KFVS news team brought home several first place awards from the 2016 Missouri Broadcaster's Annual Convention on Saturday, June 11.



USPS releases textured sports ball stamps  KFVS

(KFVS) - If you want a new way to let the world know how much you love sports, it could be as simple as sending a letter. The United States Postal *Service* ...



SIU football signee shot, killed in IN  KFVS

The Southern Illinois Salukis are mourning the loss of one of their own.



2 Murray, KY men arrested following gas station incident  KFVS

According to police, two men out of Murray, Kentucky have been arrested after one man said he had a dislike for law enforcement.



Georgetown small forward Otto Porter was born to play basketball: NBA Draft Preview  Plain Dealer

Georgetown's Otto Porter Jr. heads the (short) list of best small forwards available in NBA Draft 2013.



Southeast Missourian boys basketball player of the year: Genes, hard work combined to help Otto Porter excel  Southeast Missourian

Otto Porter Jr. was born a basketball player. He wasn't destined to become one or sure to want to be one. But if anybody can be born anything, Otto Porter Jr.



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Girls 100m Dash  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor girls returnees in the 100 meter dash among wind legal F.A.T. times.



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