The Dunklin Democrat Headlines http://www.dddnews.com News from the The Dunklin Democrat newspaper in Kennett, Missouri en-us Reception for retirees http://www.dddnews.com/story/2407288.html Photo by Jeff Dorris, staff KCTA held a reception at South Elementary Wednesday for those who are retiring from the Kennett School District. Pictured from left are Christi Jones, Leigh Scales, Cindy... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:40:32 -0500 John Broom http://www.dddnews.com/story/2407059.html John Broom, 81, of Campbell, died Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Landess Funeral Home of Campbell is in charge of arrangements. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:45:51 -0500 Sue Wyrick http://www.dddnews.com/story/2407064.html Sue Rena Wyrick, 56, passed away on Monday, April 24, 2017 at St. Bernardís Medical Center in Jonesboro. The family has requested a private service and disposition under the direction of Faith... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:44:54 -0500 Donna Kirkwood http://www.dddnews.com/story/2407062.html Donna Kirkwood, 87, of Sikeston, formerly of Campbell, died Monday, April 24, 2017 at West Ridge Place Assisted Living in Sikeston. Landess Funeral Home of Campbell is in charge of arrangements. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:43:19 -0500 Robert Evans http://www.dddnews.com/story/2407061.html Robert L. Evans, 76, of Risco, died Monday, April 24, 2017 at Southeast Health in Dexter. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden is in charge of arrangements. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:42:53 -0500 Wanda Burke http://www.dddnews.com/story/2407060.html Wanda Mae Burke, daughter of the late Homer Champlin and Captola (Flood) Champlin, was born Jan. 18, 1931 in Walnut Ridge, Ark. and departed this life on April 24, 2017 at the age of 86 years. Wanda... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:42:24 -0500 Dunklin County offers many resources to prevent child abuse http://www.dddnews.com/story/2407057.html Jeff Dorris jdorris@dddnews.com April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and officials in Dunklin County are committed to protect children. With a joint effort from community organizations, the local... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:37:18 -0500 S-H FFA gets donation http://www.dddnews.com/story/2407055.html Photo by Jeff Dorris, staff America's Farmers Grow Communities, a grant program sponsored by Monsanto supports rural farming communities. Harold and Janice Watson gave their winning $2,500 donation... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:35:12 -0500 Kids N' Cops at Combs Lake Saturday, May 13 http://www.dddnews.com/story/2407051.html Steve Patton spatton@dddnews.com Several law enforcement agencies are reaching out to kids in a unique event happening at Combs Lake on Saturday, May 13. The First Annual Kids N' Cops Event is from... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:30:35 -0500 Kennett Summer School http://www.dddnews.com/story/2407050.html The Kennett School District is offering a 2017 Summer School Program for students who are currently enrolled in the Kennett School District in grades PK-12. † The Kennett School District Summer... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:30:05 -0500