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Sedalia sex offender pleads guilty to child porn

SPRINGFIELD — A Sedalia man, who is also a registered sex offender, pleaded guilty to a charge of possessing child pornography in federal court ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Aug. 30 Police Reports

This list is a sampling of crime in Sedalia and the surrounding area. Information is taken from official police reports, which do not necessarily cont...

August 29th, 2016 |  


‘The Heard Memorial Clubhouse Cookbook’ includes history, recipes

‘The Heard Memorial Clubhouse Cookbook’ includes history, recipes

A cookbook filled with not only delicious recipes but chock-full of local history is selling fast. “The Heard Memorial Clubhouse Cookbook”...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Score Campaign now includes Pettis County

COLUMBIA — Columbia Orthopaedic Group has become the presenting sponsor of the 2016 Missouri Tigers Score Against Hunger campaign, which will be...

August 29th, 2016 |  


KCP&L Sedalia employees to donate almost $20,000 to Open Door

KCP&L Sedalia employees to donate almost $20,000 to Open Door

Sedalia KCP&L employees have given back to the community in the first half of 2016 by supporting many local projects.The Sedalia Service Center co...

August 29th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Lady Tigers golf grows during home quad

Lady Tigers golf grows during home quad

Smith-Cotton girl’s golf grew a little more against Helias, Jefferson City and Warrensburg for a quad match Monday at the Sedalia Country Club.T...

August 29th, 2016 |  


VIDEO: An Interview with Northwest High School Football Coach Garry Walker

VIDEO: An Interview with Northwest High School Football Coach Garry Walker

An interview with Northwest High School Football Coach Garry Walker as part of the Democrat’s 2016 Football Preview. .neFileBlock { margin-bott...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


A look at the Sweet Springs football team

A look at the Sweet Springs football team

An interview with Sweet Springs Football Coach Kris Conley as part of the Democrat’s 2016 Football Preview. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px;...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Weekend roundup: Lincoln football wins second straight

Weekend roundup: Lincoln football wins second straight

Lincoln football improved to 2-0 after a 48-0 road victory Friday, Aug. 26, over Wentworth Military Academy.Boone Kroenke passed for 65 yards and thre...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Resurgence at Smith-Cotton: New facilities meet homegrown, longtime staff

Resurgence at Smith-Cotton: New facilities meet homegrown, longtime staff

The identities of those holding up Smith-Cotton athletics are written, hanged and plastered across campus: Jaynes, Heckart, Dey and more. But the n...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


Tigers shut out Marshall in first win

Tigers shut out Marshall in first win

An early fumble recovery against Marshall set the tone for a figurative Smith-Cotton recovery after a week one road loss.The Tigers took the ball from...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


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LIFE


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Egner-Kroeger engagement
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Houston Anniversary
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Lanenby Anniversary
Perkins anniversary

Perkins anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. George M. Perkins, of Sedalia, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception hosted by their daughter, Teresa Young, fro...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Cary-Lamb wedding

Cary-Lamb wedding

Victoria Lee Cary and Trevor Wayne Lamb, both of Smithton, were married Aug. 1 in Sedalia. The bride is the daughter of Karla and Edward Cary, of Conc...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Esser-Twenter engagement

Esser-Twenter engagement

Donald and Jeanette Esser, of Blackwater, announce the engagement of their daughter, Shelby Esser, of Blackwater, to Brett Twenter, of Pilot Grove. He...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Webb anniversary

Webb anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Glen Webb, of Sedalia, will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a reception and open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 28 at St. Paul’s...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Five generations all first daughters

Five generations all first daughters

Five generations of Marian Anderson’s family recently had their photo taken. Back row from left, grandaughter, Tammi Jones-Anderson, daughter, S...

August 19th, 2016 updated: August 19th, 2016. |  


Klein birthday

Klein birthday

Tommie Klein Sr. will observe his 90th birthday Thursday, Aug. 18.Tommie was born August 18, 1926, in Otterville to the late Harry and Elva Klein.He w...

August 12th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Lowe’s donates time, grant to Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri

Lowe’s donates time, grant to Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri

When you mix paint, carpeting and elbow grease, you end up with a potion that can brighten a kid’s day.Over the past couple of weeks, employees ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Spend more time fostering community

“The community of believers was one in heart and mind. None of them would say ‘This is mine!’ about any of their possessions, but he...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Pressure tactics used by Community Fund

Pressure tactics used by Community Fund

Sedalia launched its Community Fund Drive to raise money for the Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Y.M.C.A., Red Cross, and Salvation Army in October 1927. The...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Like it or not, the Fair isn’t going anywhere

Like it or not, the Fair isn’t going anywhere

The good people of Sedville seem to have mixed feelings about the Missouri State Fair. On one hand, it’s good for the town in a financial sense....

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Before I had to think

Before I had to think

Most of us have many reasons to love our childhood, and want to re-visit it from time to time. For me one of the reasons is it was a time I did not ha...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Can a picture of terror invoke peace?

Can a picture of terror invoke peace?

A picture is worth a thousand words. It sounds like something my grandmother would have said, like “Pretty is as pretty does.” But it is t...

August 19th, 2016 |  


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