NEWS


6:32 pm |    
Sedalia teen hurt in crash
Drum challenged for La Monte City Council Ward 2 seat

Drum challenged for La Monte City Council Ward 2 seat

Two candidates are vying for the Ward 2 seat on the La Monte City Council — incumbent Terry Drum and challenger Larry Canida, who is a former co...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Sedalia Animal Shelter starts Trooper Fund

Sedalia Animal Shelter starts Trooper Fund

Inspired by an adorable new furry resident, the Sedalia Animal Shelter has started the Trooper Fund to help pets with traumatic injuries.Trooper, a 5-...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Stover FFA Chapter, community members donate to wildfire relief efforts

Stover FFA Chapter, community members donate to wildfire relief efforts

A tragic event can, at times, form bonds between people in the most unlikely ways.Although separated by hundreds of miles, the recent wildfires in Okl...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Cases recently resolved in Pettis County Circuit Court

Cases recently resolved in Pettis County Circuit Court

The following is a sampling of cases that were resolved March 6-20 in the Pettis County Circuit Court.Daniel L. Moss, 53, of Olathe, Kansas, was sente...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Clinton man seriously injured in accident

Clinton man seriously injured in accident

A Clinton man sustained serious injuries in a single-vehicle accident at 6:40 a.m. Tuesday in Johnson County.According to a Missouri State Highway Pat...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


SPD seeking motorcycle accident information

SPD seeking motorcycle accident information

The Sedalia Police Department is seeking information about a motorcycle accident at 5 p.m. Monday on East Broadway Boulevard.According to a SPD news r...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


5:28 pm
Updated: 9:17 pm. |    
Kroenke, Spunaugle finalists for excellent award
10:40 pm
Updated: 10:53 pm. |    
Quick Hits, March 23: S-C boys tennis routs Battle, 9-0
S-C’s Lopez to play soccer at Avila University

S-C’s Lopez to play soccer at Avila University

Jonathan Lopez, a three-year varsity player on the Smith-Cotton High boys soccer team, has signed to play at Avila University in Kansas City.Lopez, th...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Smith-Cotton baseball falls short in home opener

Smith-Cotton baseball falls short in home opener

Smith-Cotton’s seventh-inning rally was cut down by the fastball of Nick Wohlbold, who escaped with a save Wednesday in a 5-4 Rock Bridge victor...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Sweet 16 teams experiencing all-time high academic success

ORLANOD, Fla. (AP) — Men’s and women’s basketball teams in this year’s Sweet 16 are graduating more players and experiencing a...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Quick Hits, March 22

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALLCalifornia 11, Cole Camp 4The Bluebirds took its first loss of the season in California, 11-4.Cole Camp starter Kaden Harms took t...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Lady Tigers rout Moberly in season opener, 10-0

Lady Tigers rout Moberly in season opener, 10-0

Smith-Cotton girl’s soccer continued a tradition of strong season openers, winning its fourth in a row Monday.The Lady Tigers poured 10 goals on...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


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LIFE


4:05 pm |    
Craig-Westermier engagement
2:37 pm
Updated: 5:34 pm. |    
Senior menu
Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels is a nonprofit organization that delivers meals to seniors, the homebound and handicapped citizens of Sedalia. The food is prepared by...

March 17th, 2017 updated: March 17th, 2017. |  


Ozarks Amphitheater announces the return of Ted Nugent

Ozarks Amphitheater announces the return of Ted Nugent, “the Motor City Madman”, on July 29th . Ted Nugent brings his “Make America ...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Marriage licenses

Marriage licenses

Pettis County Recorder of Deeds Barbara Clevenger recently issued marriage licenses to:Jeremy Drew Harbison, 36, to Lisa Dawn Knotts, 41, both of Seda...

March 17th, 2017 updated: March 17th, 2017. |  


Club notes

Club notes

Pettis County Republican Women meetThe Pettis County Republican Women’s Club met recently at the FCS Financial Building.President Cheryl Brown w...

March 17th, 2017 updated: March 17th, 2017. |  


Recommended books

Recommended books

Boonslick Regional LibraryFiction:“The Refugees”by Viet Thanh NguyenThe Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sympathizer presents a new co...

March 17th, 2017 updated: March 17th, 2017. |  


Mid-Missouri Artists March program

Mid-Missouri Artists March program

WARRENSBURG — The public is invited to join members of Mid-Missouri Artists, Inc. at their Thursday, March 30, meeting which will feature a prog...

March 17th, 2017 |  


OPINION


6:20 pm |    
Good Will Tour concludes
6:13 pm |    
Thank you Jack

Getting to know each other

The Rose M. Nolen Black History Library will host Sunday afternoon gatherings at the Rose M. Nolen Black History Library, 109 Lima Alley, Sedalia, two...

March 17th, 2017 |  


SFCC campaign using video to reach community

SFCC campaign using video to reach community

MTV was launched with the clip “Video Killed the Radio Star.” For State Fair Community College, video is adding life to its awareness camp...

March 17th, 2017 |  


The story teller of Washington School

The story teller of Washington School

A note from Jack: I ran into a friend of mine at Wood’s Supermarket the other day, a man who was a classmate of mine many years ago at Washingto...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Reading books can take you all over the world

Reading books can take you all over the world

Until I was in college, I was a prolific reader. I read every book I could pick up, and I read each one as fast as possible. I loved being transported...

March 17th, 2017 updated: March 17th, 2017. |  


An act of kindness

An act of kindness

Dear Editor,I’m blessed! I went to Subway Feb. 28, to enjoy their delicious sandwiches and I ordered and the couple in line in front of me had p...

March 17th, 2017 updated: March 17th, 2017. |  


Perhaps private enterprise can save community center

Perhaps private enterprise can save community center

The government is not a business, and it’s silly to treat it like one. There are always going to be non-profitable government programs that are ...

March 14th, 2017 |  


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