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Feb. 28 Police Reports

Feb. 28 Police Reports

This list is a sampling of crime in Sedalia and the surrounding area. Information is taken from official police reports, which do not necessarily cont...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Smith-Cotton students teach heart health

Smith-Cotton students teach heart health

Smith-Cotton High School students were the teachers Monday as they conducted a Heart Healthy Workshop for fifth graders at Sedalia Middle School.Healt...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Sedalia City Council adds officers, no COLA raise in FY18 budget

Sedalia City Council adds officers, no COLA raise in FY18 budget

The Sedalia City Council got one step closer to finishing the Fiscal Year 2017-18 budget during Monday night’s work session, which included addi...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Sedalia school board approves budget amendments

Sedalia school board approves budget amendments

The Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education approved all budget amendments for the 2016-17 school year during Monday’s meeting, including...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Three hurt in Saline County crash

Three hurt in Saline County crash

Three Clinton residents were injured in a two-vehicle accident at 2:46 p.m. Saturday in Saline County.According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol rep...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Five hurt in Henry County crash

Five hurt in Henry County crash

Five people sustained minor injuries in a two-vehicle accident at 5:35 p.m. Friday in Henry County.According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report...

February 27th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Prep Roundup, Feb. 27

HIGH SCHOOLBOY’S BASKETBALLCole Camp 63, California 57Cole Camp won its third district championship in school history Saturday, Feb. 25, with a ...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Green Ridge wins district tournament

Green Ridge wins district tournament

Green Ridge earned a bid to the Class 1 regional tournament with a 72-63 victory over Otterville on Friday, Feb. 24 at Leeton High School in Leeton.Ry...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Smith-Cotton shoots past Warrensburg in OT, 83-78

Smith-Cotton shoots past Warrensburg in OT, 83-78

WARRENSBURG — Shooters shoot. On Friday night, Smith-Cotton’s “Shooter” unloaded with deadly accuracy.Senior Derek Gehlken sco...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Kaysinger All-Conference teams selected

Kaysinger All-Conference teams selected

The All-Kaysinger Conference boy’s and girl’s basketball teams were announced Friday.The Tipton Lady Cardinals won the Kaysinger Conferenc...

February 24th, 2017 |  


A quick tour of Missouri’s four trout parks

A quick tour of Missouri’s four trout parks

If memory serves — and on this admittedly rare occasion I think it does — this will be the first time in nearly 34 years I’ve run es...

February 24th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Ehlers engagement
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WSL donates to Open Door

WSL donates to Open Door

The Women’s Service League (WSL) of Sedalia presented a $300 donation to Open Door Service Center Director Jack Menges. Menges was the feature p...

February 24th, 2017 |  


S-C’s Theatre for a Cause raise money for orphans

S-C’s Theatre for a Cause raise money for orphans

Vanessa, played by Olivia Smith, bids farewell to her father, portrayed by Avery Mather, in the closing scene of the Smith-Cotton High School Theatre ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Old Drum Open Mic slated for March 2

Old Drum Open Mic slated for March 2

WARRENSBURG — Warrensburg’s next Old Drum Open Mic session is shaping up with story tellers, poets, short story writers and musicians cuei...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Daum hosts day-long development session

Daum hosts day-long development session

On Tuesday, Feb. 21, Daum Museum of Contemporary Art hosted 31 educators from Horace Mann Elementary School and seven museum docents in a day-long pro...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Parkview students use lessons to help classmates

Parkview students use lessons to help classmates

Parkview Elementary School second graders transferred classroom lessons into a service project to benefit students at their school.As part of their un...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


OPINION


The loss of a lige-long friend

The loss of a lige-long friend

I got the bad news this week that Wanda Baker died. Wanda graduated from Thayer High with my father, and was probably 93 years old. But to me, she was...

February 24th, 2017 |  


For the love of old barns

For the love of old barns

There are many sad reminders of the past littering Pettis County’s countryside; old plows rusting in untilled fields, windmills that drew their ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


St. Paul’s has familiar face in the kitchen

St. Paul’s has familiar face in the kitchen

Since 1998, John Nail has nourished the minds and souls of students at St. Paul’s Lutheran School. Now he also nourishes their bodies, moving fr...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


‘Better than a quart of oil’

When I was in college, the old ‘64 Ford I drove had 115,000 miles on it. There were 289 engines that had many times that number of miles on them...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Iwo Jima, Feb. 19, 1945: A five-week bloodbath

Iwo Jima, Feb. 19, 1945: A five-week bloodbath

I was born into a wonderful family in the most wonderful country there ever was. So were thousands of other boys.I enjoyed life, I loved all the thing...

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


‘Are you ready to come home to the Missouri State Fair?’

‘Are you ready to come home to the Missouri State Fair?’

The Missouri State Fair information season is officially underway with the recent reveal of the 2017 Fair theme: “Come Home.” Prepare for ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


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