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Stories from Saturday, December 5, 2009

Forsee warms to climate change legislation (12/05/09)
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- A letter to federal lawmakers from University of Missouri President Gary Forsee opposing federal climate change legislation has drawn the former Sprint Nextel CEO into a dispute with a leading Democratic lawmaker from California...
Hannibal district using school bus 'coaches' (12/05/09)
HANNIBAL, Mo. (AP) -- Keeping kids in line is hard enough in the classroom. On a school bus, it can be an even bigger challenge. One Missouri school district has come up with a solution that is limiting disciplinary problems on the bus. Since 2003, Hannibal public schools have used two bus "coaches" who ride along, keep kids in line, and try to teach them good behavior...
Ella Petiniot (12/05/09)
Ella Marie Petiniot, infant daughter of Chance and Tara Givens Petiniot of Jackson, died Friday, Dec. 4, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 3, 2009, in Cape Girardeau. Survivors include her parents; three brothers, Jackson Givens of Jackson, C.J. and Andy Petiniot of Toledo, Ohio; maternal grandparents, Janene (Sonny) Givens Niswonger of Jackson; paternal grandparents, Jim and Charlene Petiniot of Toledo; and numerous other relatives...
Jacqueline Emerson (12/05/09)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Jacqueline Machelle Emerson, 42, of Chaffee died Thursday, Dec. 3, 2009, at the family home. She was born Sept. 14, 1967, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Johnny Hanners of Troy, Mo., and Karen Mason Whorton of Cape Girardeau...
Out of the past 12/5/09 (12/05/09)
The first snowflakes of the season -- usually little more than a flurry -- fell here overnight, but led to a major storm that leaves several inches of snow on Southeast Missouri; travel is extremely hazardous throughout the snow belt, which is approximately 125 miles wide, from New Madrid, Mo., northward to Jefferson County; snow depths in Cape Girardeau measure 8 inches...
December 2009

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