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March 22 Police Reports
Sedalia man arrested for Windsor burglary

Sedalia man arrested for Windsor burglary

A Sedalia man was arrested Monday in relation to a Windsor burglary.According to a Henry County Sheriff’s Office news release, Farris A. Higginb...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Let the ‘madness’ begin

Let the ‘madness’ begin

With very few perfect brackets left in the NCCA National Basketball Championship Tournament, thanks to losses by defending National Champion Villanova...

March 21st, 2017 |  


UPDATE: Sedalia Fire Department issues burn ban

UPDATE: Sedalia Fire Department issues burn ban

The Sedalia Fire Department issued a burn ban Tuesday afternoon for the City of Sedalia effective immediately, according to a news release.The ban pro...

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


Gibbs retires from Veterans Home after 13 years

Gibbs retires from Veterans Home after 13 years

WARRENSBURG — Billie Jo Gibbs, a restorative aide at the Missouri Veterans Home in Warrensburg, retired Feb. 28, after 13 years of service. She ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Sedalia City Council approves FY18 budget

Sedalia City Council approves FY18 budget

The Sedalia City Council voted 7-1 to approve the Fiscal Year 2017-18 budget during Monday night’s meeting.The vote comes after weeks of meeting...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Man arrested for DWI in Moniteau County

Man arrested for DWI in Moniteau County

A California, Missouri, man was arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated after a single-vehicle accident at 11:11 p.m. Friday in Moniteau Cou...

March 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Lady Tigers rout Moberly in season opener, 10-0
State Fair baseball, softball eat home doubleheader losses

State Fair baseball, softball eat home doubleheader losses

New spring programs at State Fair Community College struggled Saturday, with its baseball and softball teams losing two games each as hosts in Sedalia...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Quick Hits, March 20

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALLWindsor third at Santa Fe Snowflake InvitationalThe Lady Greyhounds opened its 2017 campaign with a third-place finish at the Sant...

March 19th, 2017 updated: March 19th, 2017. |  


Prep Roundup, March 17

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALLNorthwest 18, Slater 0 (F/5)Rylan Chamberlin and Connor Tichenor combined for a no hitter Friday as the Mustangs opened its season...

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


Off the blocks: track and field teams shake off rust at Smith-Cotton Quad

Off the blocks: track and field teams shake off rust at Smith-Cotton Quad

Smith-Cotton opened its track and field campaign with the S-C Quad Friday at Tiger Stadium in Sedalia, hosting Hermitage, Smithton, Versailles, Otterv...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Military calibers often do very well on the home front

Military calibers often do very well on the home front

When I first had the idea of writing a column about calibers originally designed for military use that became popular among civilian hunters and shoot...

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


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LIFE


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Craig-Westermier engagement
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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 |  


Missouri State Fair makes first concert announcement

Missouri State Fair makes first concert announcement

The Missouri State Fair has made its first concert announcement for the 2017 line-up at the Pepsi Grandstand — country music group Little Big To...

March 10th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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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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