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Stories from Saturday, July 9, 2011

Hope fades for solving 1954 Delta murder (07/09/11)
DELTA, Mo. (AP) -- A white wooden cross appeared in the summer of 2007 where Bonnie Huffman's body was found more than five decades earlier. It stood out in the field of tall reeds off Highway N, less than a half mile from Delta High School. Nobody seemed to know who planted the marker, which was up for a year until weather battered it so badly that her relatives took it down. They never forgot the unsolved murder. Every so often, there were signs like this that others had not forgotten, either...
Former first lady Betty Ford dies at 93 (07/09/11)
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Betty Ford, the former first lady whose triumph over drug and alcohol addiction became a beacon of hope for addicts and the inspiration for her Betty Ford Center in California, died at age 93, a family friend said late Friday. Her death Friday was confirmed to The Associated Press by Marty Allen, chairman emeritus of the Ford Foundation. ...
David Holshouser (07/09/11)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- David K. Holshouser, 55, of Perryville died Thursday, July 7, 2011, at his home. He was born Sept. 21, 1955, in McClure, Ill., son of Albert and Alberta Kaufman Holshouser. He and Daria Straussacher Bennett were married April 3, 1999, in Cape Girardeau...
Vernice Baumstark (07/09/11)
Vernice V. Baumstark, 93, of Chateau Girardeau passed away Tuesday, July 5, 2011. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and an altruistic woman to her community. Mrs. Baumstark was born near Gordonville, Aug. ...
Clarence Myers (07/09/11)
Clarence A. Myers, 80, of Sedgewickville passed away Saturday, July 2, 2011, at Woodland Hills Nursing Home in Marble Hill, Mo. He was born April 21, 1931, in Advance, Mo., son of Daniel and Dora Scott Myers. He and Della Mae Armstrong were married May 19, 1951, in Hernandez, Miss. She passed away April 21, 2005...
Out of the past 7/9/11 (07/09/11)
Arthur J. Rosser, the director of vocational education at Southeast Missouri State University, has been named the new dean of the College of Applied Science and Technology at Central Missouri State University at Warrensburg. Two Broadway locations tied as the top spot for motor vehicle accidents in Cape Girardeau during the second quarter of 1986; from April through June eight accidents were reported on Broadway between Perry Avenue and Whitelaw, and the same number on Broadway between Park and West End Boulevard.. ...
Spider web at Bollinger Mill (07/09/11)
One of several shots I took early Saturday morning at Bollinger Mill.
Bollinger Mill reflection (07/09/11)
One of several shots I took at Bollinger Mill early Saturday morning.

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