NEWS


6:00 pm
Updated: 6:00 pm. |    
Healthy U hits halfway point

July 23-24 Crash Reports

Two seriously injured in PettisTwo Richland residents sustained serious injuries in a two-vehicle accident at 10:10 a.m. Friday in Pettis County.Accor...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


July 22 Crash Reports

Kansas man hurt in wreckAn Overland Park, Kansas, man sustained moderate injuries in a single-vehicle accident at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday in Johnson Count...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


John Kay & Steppenwolf to bring good times to fans at Missouri State Fair

John Kay & Steppenwolf to bring good times to fans at Missouri State Fair

Classic rock fans will want to get their “motor runnin’” and “head out on the highway” Aug. 13 to attend the John Kay &a...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


First Christian member makes custom glass windows

First Christian member makes custom glass windows

Beautiful stained glass windows in the sanctuary of the newly renovated First Christian Church were constructed by member Rick Hanks with the thought ...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


Teachers donate time on International Yoga Day

Teachers donate time on International Yoga Day

Two members of the Sedalia Area Yoga Teachers Association volunteered their time and expertise to lead complimentary classes in observance of Internat...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


4:29 pm |    
Vault hats rediscovered
Sedalia Travelers use big inning to down A’s, 10-8

Sedalia Travelers use big inning to down A’s, 10-8

The Post 642 Sedalia Travelers collected scraps against Blue Springs Rod’s A’s starter Jake Luft, mounting a two-run lead that wouldn̵...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


Sedalia junior legion advances at state

Sedalia junior legion advances at state

NOTE: This story has been updated to acknowledge Sedalia Rick Ball Ford’s opponent in the semifinals.Sedalia Junior Legion baseball club managed...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Bombers: Dey gets hits day, Kindle gets the start

Bombers: Dey gets hits day, Kindle gets the start

The Bombers hosted one last home game before their final road trip and the MINK League playoffs.Sedalia used Bombers alumni and current coaching staff...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Travelers begin Zone tournament as third seed

Travelers begin Zone tournament as third seed

The final leg of the Travelers’ journey has begun.Zone tournament postseason play for the Post 642 Sedalia Travelers begins Wednesday at Hidden ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Echelmeier Ks 12, Bombers win sixth straight, 13-0, over Mudcats

Echelmeier Ks 12, Bombers win sixth straight, 13-0, over Mudcats

Burke Echelmeier saved a sparkling performance the Bombers’ final regular-season home game.The Alabama State junior pitched eight scoreless inni...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Bombers cruise past Branson, 13-5, after 10-run inning

Bombers cruise past Branson, 13-5, after 10-run inning

The Bombers jumped on another MINK League starter Sunday, this time chasing Branson’s Aaron Bennefield after two innings. Sedalia scored 10 runs...

July 18th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


7:12 pm |    
Hayes birthday
4:42 pm |    
Rogers-Snider wedding
4:40 pm |    
Bergman anniversary

July 23-24 Birthdays

PeakesElsie Peakes will observe her 94th birthday on July 25.She was born July 25, 1922 in Edgartown, Massachusetts.Elsie has one son Roy Peakes of Se...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Hagedorn-Fox engagement

Hagedorn-Fox engagement

Dennis and Gina Hagedorn, of Sedalia, announce the engagement of their daughter Jenna Marie Hagedorn, of St. Louis, to Jeffrey Bernard Fox, of St. Lou...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


First Christian member makes custom glass windows

First Christian member makes custom glass windows

Beautiful stained glass windows in the sanctuary of the newly renovated First Christian Church were constructed by member Rick Hanks with the thought ...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


Teachers donate time on International Yoga Day

Teachers donate time on International Yoga Day

Two members of the Sedalia Area Yoga Teachers Association volunteered their time and expertise to lead complimentary classes in observance of Internat...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Bartlett birthday

Bartlett birthday

Don Bartlett, of Sedalia, will celebrate his 80th birthday Sunday with dinner at Piropos Restaurant in Kansas City with family and friends. The dinner...

July 8th, 2016 |  


OPINION


7:25 pm
Updated: 7:38 pm. |    
Remembering barefoot days and simpler times
Christina Richards: A legacy for Sedalia

Christina Richards: A legacy for Sedalia

Marion Wright Edleman, leader of the Children’s Defense Fund, once commented, “Service is the rent we pay for living.” A life dedica...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Civil rights should be respected

Dear Editor:Police are necessary. There mission is to protect and serve, and many in law enforcement do so admirably. Increasingly however, it must be...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Missouri State Fairgrounds are truly an assest to Sedalia

Missouri State Fairgrounds are truly an assest to Sedalia

The beginning of the summer fly plague heralds the coming of the Missouri State Fair. One of them bothered me just seconds before I sat down to write ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Convention needs to be more than pep rally for GOP

The hugs, handshakes and energizing sound bites that have become the hallmarks of national political conventions won’t be enough.The Republican ...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Voters need to support compromise

Voters need to support compromise

There are few voters who are content with the choices we have in this year’s presidential election. There are even fewer who are satisfied with ...

July 15th, 2016 |  


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