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March 23 Police Reports
DeSalme named Sedalia Police Department Officer of the Year

DeSalme named Sedalia Police Department Officer of the Year

Members of the Sedalia Police Department and their families gathered Tuesday night to recognize each other for their efforts during the past year, and...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Seven vying for Green Ridge Board of Education

Seven vying for Green Ridge Board of Education

Seven candidates are vying for three seats on the Green Ridge Board of Education — incumbents Roy Martin and President Barry White, who has been...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Kitto and Associates announces Claas

Kitto and Associates announces Claas

Wellness coach and intuitive Linda Claas, RMT, is a certified Reiki Master and teacher through the International Association of Reiki Professionals (I...

March 21st, 2017 |  


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. |  


SPORTS


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Quick Hits, March 23: S-C boys tennis routs Battle, 9-0

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. |  


Quick Hits, March 21: S-C boys tennis opens season with victory

Quick Hits, March 21: S-C boys tennis opens season with victory

The weather was nearly perfect and so was the outcome for the Smith-Cotton boys tennis team, which opened its season Monday with a 8-1 win over Knob N...

March 20th, 2017 updated: March 20th, 2017. |  


Sacred Heart hosts Lincoln, Father Tolton in season’s first golf match

Sacred Heart hosts Lincoln, Father Tolton in season’s first golf match

Sacred Heart boy’s golf hosted Father Tolton and Lincoln — top teams in its respective classes — for its first match of the season o...

March 20th, 2017 |  


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 |  


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LIFE


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Craig-Westermier engagement
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Meals on Wheels

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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Good Will Tour concludes
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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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