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Holden woman injured in Johnson County wreck

Holden woman injured in Johnson County wreck

A Holden woman was injured in a single-vehicle accident at 8:40 a.m. Monday in Johnson County.According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Ter...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Sedalia 200 orchestras perform winter concerts

Sedalia 200 orchestras perform winter concerts

Violin player Alena Weng performs “Gift of Christmas” with the Smith-Cotton Junior High sixth grade orchestra as part of the Winter Orches...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Downtown Sedalia continuing to attract business

Downtown Sedalia continuing to attract business

The Sedalia City Council heard the Sedalia Downtown Development Inc. annual report during its meeting Monday night, learning about several new busines...

December 5th, 2016 updated: December 6th, 2016. |  


Two injured in Morgan County crash

Two injured in Morgan County crash

Two people were injured in a two-vehicle accident at 9:28 p.m. Friday in Morgan County.According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Jacqueline...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Woman injured in Benton County wreck

Woman injured in Benton County wreck

A Warsaw woman sustained moderate injuries in a two-vehicle accident at 6:50 p.m. Saturday in Benton County.According to a Missouri State Highway Patr...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Two hurt in Benton County crash

Two hurt in Benton County crash

Two men were injured in a two-vehicle accident at 8:32 p.m. Friday in Benton County.According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Micky G. Corn...

December 5th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Roadrunners reach out at the barber shop
Kaysinger All-Conference Football announced

Kaysinger All-Conference Football announced

Lincoln led the way with nine Kaysinger All-Conference football selections, with seven first-team players on the 2016 list released earlier this week....

December 5th, 2016 |  


New Bloomfield sweeps Tipton Tournament

New Bloomfield sweeps Tipton Tournament

Two Kaysinger conference basketball teams woke up Saturday with a shot at winning the Tipton Basketball Tournament. However, Smithton’s boys and...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Grupe selected for All-State football 2nd team

Grupe selected for All-State football 2nd team

Senior kicker Blake Grupe leads the post-season honors for Smith-Cotton Tigers football players.Grupe was selected All-State Second Team and made the ...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Prep Roundup, Dec. 5

HIGH SCHOOLBOYS BASKETBALLSacred Heart 78, Camdenton 57The Gremlins won its fifth-place matchup in the Marshall Tournament 78-57 Saturday over Camdent...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Prep Roundup, Dec. 3

HIGH SCHOOLBOYS BASKETBALLLATE THURSDAY RESULTSLincoln 65, Cole Camp 53Mason Sanders had 16 points and six rebounds in a 65-53 Lincoln victory over Co...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


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LammTech Presents ‘A Christmas Carol,’ gives hope

The holiday tradition continues as LammTech partners with the Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre for the third year in a row. Charles Dickens’ “A C...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


SFCC to present holiday concerts Dec. 9-10

The State Fair Community College Music Arts program invites the community to its 2016 holiday music concerts at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 9-10 in the Stauffacher...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


New Sedalia Visual Art Association show opens

New Sedalia Visual Art Association show opens

New works by two Sedalia Visual Art Association members were installed Friday at the Municipal Building featuring oils, pastels and book illustrations...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


MARRIAGE LICENSES

Pettis County Recorder of Deeds Barbara Clevenger recently issued marriage licenses to:Daniel Allan Nichols, 36, and Renee Lynn Nasser, 24, both of Co...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Todd Oliver and his talking dog visit Parkview Elementary

Todd Oliver and his talking dog visit Parkview Elementary

Parkview Elementary students had a few special guests at school Wednesday afternoon — comedian and ventriloquist Todd Oliver and his friends, Jo...

November 30th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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A long run at living
Do your part to recycle

Do your part to recycle

Max’s and my recycling history is extensive. I began recycling before I moved to Sedalia, and because Sedalia had no recycling facilities, we to...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Truth is truth, whether you believe it or not

Truth is truth, whether you believe it or not

Something I learned more than 30 years ago remains as true today as the day I first heard it in a journalism classroom at Franklin College. It also se...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Railroad safety was concern in Sedalia

Railroad safety was concern in Sedalia

In the 19th century when railroads were being developed, many feared the new technology was dangerous. Anti-railroad propagandists in Philadelphia pla...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Calling all strange sightings

Calling all strange sightings

I strive each day to live my life and write my columns based on the best facts available. I try to work through problems logically. But despite that I...

November 29th, 2016 |  


That age thing

That age thing

Once again I am forced to write about the age thing. This time I have been prompted by a news story I read in an old magazine about a woman who was st...

November 25th, 2016 |  


Thanksgiving is a time for families to reflect

Thanksgiving is a time for families to reflect

A few days ago, my Aunt Susie posted on Facebook a photo taken by my grandfather, the family shutterbug, on Thanksgiving Day, 1960. I was seven years ...

November 25th, 2016 |  


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