Friday, Oct. 31, 2014
23 SCAA volleyball players make all-district teams (Local News ~ 10/31/14)
23 players from the SCAA conference were selected to all-district volleyball teams. View complete selections below: --- First Team Morgan Baker - Bernie Kimsey Lillard - Advance Ashlyn McIntosh - Oran Hannah Clark - Advance Audrie Woodson - Bell City...
Bloomfield volleyball team books first trip to state since 1992 (High School Sports ~ 10/27/14)
PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. -- Reaching the MSHSAA Class 2 state final four might have felt like out of the realm of possibilities for a team with a brand-new coach and three freshmen who were going to receive extensive playing time this year. But it was made possible Saturday evening...
Best Dexter volleyball season in over a decade ends with three-set sectional loss to Bishop DuBourg (High School Sports ~ 10/27/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The Dexter volleyball program pushed Bishop DuBourg to the limit Saturday but came up shy its quest to advance to the state final four for the first time in school history. The Bishop DuBourg Cavaliers calculated 32 kills on its way to a three-set 25-21,17-25, 25-21 victory against the Dexter Bearcats...
Bernie, Clarkton eliminated by St. Vincent in Class 1 volleyball playoffs (High School Sports ~ 10/27/14)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- St. Vincent was no patron of the Bootheel on Saturday toppling both Clarkton and Bernie in straight sets to book a trip to state for the first time since 2007. St. Vincent defeated Clarkton 25-15, 25-17 in the 3 p.m. game, and then took a break before beating a tired Bernie squad 25-21, 25-16 in the late game in Clarkton (26-10)...
Statewide volleyball playoff results (High School Sports ~ 10/25/14)
Three SCAA schools competed in the state volleyball playoffs Saturday. The Bloomfield Wildcats advanced to the Class 2 state final four with a 25-20, 25-22 state sectional victory against Principia and 25-14, 23-25, 25-14 state quarterfinal win against Jefferson...
Dexter football team suffers season-ending 44-35 loss at St. Pius (High School Sports ~ 10/25/14)
FESTUS, Mo. - The fifth-seeded Dexter Bearcats tallied a season-high 557 yards of offense but still came up short in its bid to knockoff the fourth-seeded St. Pius Lancers in a Class 3, District 1 quarterfinal Friday night. St. Pius jumped out to a 21-7 lead in the first half and broke a 28-28 tie by outscoring Dexter 16-7 in the fourth quarter of a 44-35 playoff win at Festus...
Troop E officer teaching teens to say 'no' to texting and driving (Local News ~ 10/25/14)
By JONATHON DAWE Statesman Staff Writer Clark Parrott takes time during his first available break to talk about texting and driving -- ironically, while he is taking a break from giving a presentation about distracted driving. Parrott is the information officer for Missouri Highway Patrol Troop E; and he is on break at Caruthersville High School. He's been there since Wednesday...
Dexter volleyball team finds rhythm in three-set thriller, claims first district title since 2000 (High School Sports ~ 10/23/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the Dexter-Perryville game is available at this link: VIew Photos Here DEXTER, Mo. - Dexter volleyball coach Carmen Morgan tells her players 'rhythm is your friend in volleyball and hesitation is your enemy.' The Dexter Bearcats remained in search of its friend after dropping the first set of the Class 3, District 1 championship to the Perryville Pirates 25-21 Wednesday night...
Conceal/carry permit classes get surge in numbers (Local News ~ 10/22/14)
ISIS, civil unrest in Ferguson, Mo., and all manner of things in the news could be motivating people to obtain their conceal/carry permit in Missouri. At least, that is the theory of one area instructor. Eric Hutchison is a retired law enforcement officer and holds a federal firearms license. Hutchison teaches conceal/carry classes and says he is seeing an upswing in the number of people enrolling in his class...
Bloomfield outlasts Saxony Lutheran in Class 2 district volleyball title game (High School Sports ~ 10/22/14)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. - Pun intended, there was a little bit of a delay between district titles for Bloomfield's Chelsea Delay. The senior last won one as a freshman in 2011 with a Lady Wildcats team that advanced all the way to the MSHSAA Class 2 quarterfinals...
Bernie beats Advance for fourth straight district volleyball title, 21st in school history (High School Sports ~ 10/22/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the Bernie-Advance district volleyball championship is available at this link: View Photos Here BELL CITY, Mo. - Bernie Mules volleyball coach Erin Hoffman put an increased emphasis on blocking in recent weeks as her program prepared to make a run at its fourth straight district championship...
October 22, 2014 Scoreboard (semoball.com ~ High School Sports ~ 10/22/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Local teacher making strides, fulfilling dreams (Local News ~ 10/21/14)
There is still an occasional visitor to Marti Pulliam's Industrial Arts classroom at Dexter High School who shows surprise at the realization that there's a female in charge. Although incoming students for the most part know in advance that a female runs the class where an abundance of hats are worn, there is still, after four years, the occasional uninformed. ...
District volleyball championships set (all Monday playoff scores included) (High School Sports ~ 10/21/14)
DEXTER, Mo. - The top-seeded Dexter Bearcats withstood a bit of a slow start and finished with a bang in a 25-18, 25-13 victory against the fifth-seeded Fredericktown Blackcats in a Class 3, District 1, semifinal Monday night. Top-seeded Dexter (27-3-1) advances to play second-seeded Perryville (24-8-1) for the district championship Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Bearcat Event Center...
October 20, 2014 Scoreboard (semoball.com ~ High School Sports ~ 10/20/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Football district tournament brackets released (High School Sports ~ 10/19/14)
The Missouri High School Activities Association released district tournament brackets for high school football Saturday evening. The higher seeded team will host all district games. View brackets involving teams from the southeast Missouri region below:...
Briefly: Portageville softball team books first trip to final four, beats Bowling Green 1-0 (High School Sports ~ 10/18/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the game is available at this link: View Photos Here PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. - The Portageville Bulldogs softball team booked its first trip to the state final four in school history Saturday afternoon with a 1-0 home victory against Bowling Green in a Class 2 state quarterfinal...
Dexter football team suffers loss to undefeated Malden (district tiebreaker info included) (High School Sports ~ 10/18/14)
MALDEN, Mo. - The Dexter Bearcats came up short in its bid to become the first football team to beat the Malden Green Wave in the 2014 season. Malden recorded 28 points in each of the first two quarters as it built a 56-0 lead by halftime on its way to a 76-8 victory against Dexter...
Richland prank to be aird on AFHV (Local News ~ 10/17/14)
By NOREEN HYSLOP Managing Editor ESSEX, Mo. -- Local television views may find a few familiar faces on ABC television on Sunday night. According to Richland Supt. Frank Killian, at the conclusion of the school year in May 2014, members of the senior class attempted several pranks on staff members, most of them unsuccessfully. The tables were turned, though, when two staff members pranked a senior girl, Ashley Lane...
Bloomfield District gets "clean" audit review (Local News ~ 10/17/14)
By MIKE MCCOY Statesman Staff Writer BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- An auditor from Beussink, Hey, Roe and Stroder, LLC, Certified Public Accountants, presented the Bloomfield School Board with a "clean audit report" for the 2014 fiscal year at the regular meeting of the board on Tuesday night...
Risco volleyball team outlasts Richland in three-set thriller (High School Sports ~ 10/16/14)
Note: A photo gallery of the Risco-Richland game is available at this link: View Photos Here ESSEX, Mo. - Risco Tigers volleyball coach Marcus Massey didn't pass up an opportunity to calm his team down after they fell behind 7-1 in the decisive set of a three-set thriller against the Richland Rebels Thursday afternoon...
Dexter volleyball team downs Perryville (Outdoors ~ 10/16/14)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- A smile crossed Perryville volleyball coach Dave Mirly's face as he contemplated his answer to what challenges the Dexter volleyball team posed for his team. He noted that the Bearcats might be better than his team in just about every aspect of the game, that they might be taller and stronger, but also that his team's confidence is what keeps them in every game...
October 16, 2014 Scoreboard (semoball.com ~ High School Sports ~ 10/16/14)
All the high school sports scores reported to Semoball.com.
Notre Dame ends Dexter volleyball team's streak (High School Sports ~ 10/16/14)
The Dexter varsity volleyball team's winning streak ended at 19 Wednesday night with a 25-19, 25-21 loss at Notre DAme. Dexter beat Notre Dame twice this season - once in the Bulldogs' own VolleyballFest and in the semifinals of the Dig for Life Challenge that dethroned tthe two-time defending tournament champions...
Kirby gets 10 years in shaken baby case (Local News ~ 10/15/14)Stoddard County sees shifting political dynamic (Local News ~ 10/15/14)
Today, Oct. 15, 2014, Megan Kirby was sentenced to 10 years incarceration for the Class B Felony charge of Abuse of a Child (traumatic brain injury). On May 7th, 2014, Kirby entered an Alford Guilty Plea to the charge of Abuse of a Child (traumatic brain injury). ...
Author to hold book signing at Stars & Stripes Museum (Local News ~ 10/15/14)
October 15, 2014 Scoreboard (semoball.com ~ High School Sports ~ 10/15/14)
State Volleyball Rankings: Oct. 13 (semoball.com ~ Local News ~ 10/13/14)
Briefly: Dexter football team puts up a fight but falls to unbeaten Park Hills 46-21 (High School Sports ~ 10/11/14)
Dexter, Bernie to meet in SCAA volleyball championship for second straight year (High School Sports ~ 10/10/14)
October 9, 2014 Scoreboard (semoball.com ~ High School Sports ~ 10/09/14)
"Smiles" looking for helping hands (Local News ~ 10/04/14)
Donations listed to Children's Home (Local News ~ 10/04/14)
Cooter bests Bernie 6-3 in fall baseball title game (High School Sports ~ 10/02/14)
Tailgating through a busy weekend (Local News ~ 09/30/14)
September 30, 2014 Scoreboard (semoball.com ~ High School Sports ~ 09/30/14)
Dexter girls tennis team suffers season-ending loss to Notre Dame (High School Sports ~ 09/30/14)
Dexter blows out Charleston in girls tennis district opener (High School Sports ~ 09/29/14)
September 29, 2014 Scoreboard (semoball.com ~ High School Sports ~ 09/29/14)
Updated with SCAA volleyball scores: Bernie baseball team bests Bloomfield 4-1, Dexter volleyball team downs Sikeston (High School Sports ~ 09/26/14)
Bracks: New facility is "hub of local healthcare" (Local News ~ 09/26/14)
MSIP-5 scores, PAT program reviewed (Local News ~ 09/26/14)
Bloomfield volleyball team takes down state-ranked Woodland (High School Sports ~ 09/26/14)
Missouri Volleyball Coaches Association state rankings (Sept. 24) (High School Sports ~ 09/24/14)
SCAA roundup: Bernie & Bloomfield baseball, Dexter tennis and volleyball results (High School Sports ~ 09/23/14)
DESE grant enhances DHS programs (Local News ~ 09/23/14)
Nixon touts education during visit to Cape school (State News ~ 09/20/14)
TRC adding 3 new technical programs (Local News ~ 09/20/14)
Ag Day at the Fair (Local News ~ 09/20/14)
Dexter football team unable to overcome electric start by Caruthersville (High School Sports ~ 09/20/14)
Bloomfield baseball team slides past Holcomb 9-3 (High School Sports ~ 09/19/14)
Bernie man arrested for sale of meth (Local News ~ 09/16/14)
Siblings prepare goats to show (Local News ~ 09/12/14)
Bloomfield Board adopts resolution opposing Amendment 3 (Local News ~ 09/10/14)
Search yields drugs, money at Piso Point (State News ~ 09/06/14)
Keller Library receives grant for new computers (Local News ~ 09/06/14)
DHS Class of 1959 presents scholarship (Local News ~ 09/06/14)
And pretty maids all in a row... (Local News ~ 09/02/14)
Warrant issued for local ex-pastor (Local News ~ 09/02/14)
Taking things for "granted" at Richland Schools (Local News ~ 08/29/14)
SEMO University closed due to water main break (Local News ~ 08/27/14)
Loaded Bernie baseball team in search of repeat success (High School Sports ~ 08/27/14)
Richland volleyball team opens season with win (High School Sports ~ 08/27/14)
Farmington edges Dexter volleyball team in straight sets (High School Sports ~ 08/26/14)
Dexter cross country team continues to build program (High School Sports ~ 08/24/14)
Bernie Police arrest 1 for selling drugs in school zone (Local News ~ 08/22/14)
Newcomers look to excel on Richland volleyball team (High School Sports ~ 08/22/14)
Dexter Board of Education opts for boys basketball program to remain in SEMO Conference (High School Sports ~ 08/21/14)
Board opts to remain in SEMO Conference (Local News ~ 08/21/14)
'Ferguson pledges outreach efforts after shooting (Local News ~ 08/20/14)
Name that lily (Local News ~ 08/20/14)
Blfd. School Board sets tax rate (Local News ~ 08/20/14)
New faces look to continue girls tennis success at Dexter (High School Sports ~ 08/20/14)
Master Gardeners work to save area's crape myrtles (Local News ~ 08/19/14)
Dexter preps for another big volleyball year after 26-5 mark in 2013 (High School Sports ~ 08/19/14)
Volleyball class & district assignments released (High School Sports ~ 08/15/14)
Bearcats ready to make noise entering 2014 season (High School Sports ~ 08/15/14)
Bernie improving rapidly in preseason volleyball practices (High School Sports ~ 08/13/14)
Fighting Squirrels open World Series with 5-0 loss to host Washington (High School Sports ~ 08/09/14)
Preview: Bloomfield hopes to continue strong volleyball tradition under new head coach (High School Sports ~ 08/08/14)
Marlon "Hoop" Hoopingarner (Obituaries ~ 08/08/14)
Lafferty/Hicks waive arraignment, plead not guilty; McCoy couldn't appear (Local News ~ 08/08/14)
Dalhousie to host Southern States Cup Matches Aug. 4-6 (High School Sports ~ 08/01/14)
District rep races head toward primary election (Local News ~ 07/29/14)
Oran man accused of sexual misconduct with child, 5 (Local News ~ 07/23/14)
Police Reports (Local News ~ 07/22/14)
Lafferty, Chris Hicks bound over for trial (Local News ~ 07/18/14)
Luther H. Cagle (Obituaries ~ 07/17/14)
Power surge propels Charleston past Boonville 9-5 at SBR state tournament (High School Sports ~ 07/13/14)
Charleston, Piedmont & Leopold advance to championship semifinals of SBR state tournament (High School Sports ~ 07/12/14)
Eliminating permanent heart damage is goal of medical community (Local News ~ 07/12/14)
Paving projects to begin in city (Local News ~ 07/09/14)
Two locals among commissioned troopers (Local News ~ 07/05/14)
Molestation trial delayed until September (Local News ~ 07/02/14)
Bernie man jailed after attacking officer (Local News ~ 07/02/14)
Missouri Baseball Coaches Association all-state teams, final rankings released (High School Sports ~ 06/28/14)
2 jailed for drugs in county (Local News ~ 06/26/14)
Mangum trial setting delayed again (Local News ~ 06/26/14)
Jim Hall Memorial Race set for Friday at Benton Raceway Park (High School Sports ~ 06/25/14)