Featured Story

Martial Arts group takes ‘leap of faith’

20 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

The State Fair brings a variety of people and entertainment to the fairgrounds, but one group of entertainers has created a completely different life for themselves.Team Rock performs martial arts three times a day on the Ditzfeld stage, breaking concrete blocks and flaming wooden boards in a variety of ways.But their fair shows are only a small part of what they do all year.“We are also a Christian ministry group so we do a lot of creative outreach for Christianity, which allows us the opportunity to travel all over the place,” said Team Rock member Kyle Palmer.


S-C cross country fielding girls team once again

Smith-Cotton cross country faced an unusual dilemma last season—fielding only a boys group. It’s a new season and a new look for Smith-Cotton cross country.Along with about 20 boys, eight girls have joined the team.“We didn’t have any girls out last year, so that was kind of a weird year,” said Smith-Cotton head cross country coach Tara Clark.The boys team is coming off a fourth-place finish in the West Central Conference a year a...

20 hours ago | | | Email

Gremlins win Barstow tourney

The Sacred Heart Gremlins boys soccer team won the Barstow tournament for the second year in a row, beating Class 2 Maryville in the final 5-0.Sebastian Aguerro assisted on a pair of first half goals, setting up Brandon Cooper and Chris Mergen. Max Martin scored off a Cooper assist to give the Gremlins a 3-0 lead at the half.The second half opened with a Cooper header off a Devon Grose corner kick to put the Gremlins up 4-0. The final Gremlin score came from Max Martin o...

1 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

S-C runs past Marshall

Smith-Cotton got more than 160 all-purpose yards from Steven Archambault in a 28-14 win over Marshall on Friday at Jennie Jaynes Stadium.The Tiger senior scored three times as S-C opened the home portion of their 2014 schedule with their first win of the season.“The offensive line opened up holes all night,” he said. “They were blocking all their assignments. We definitely upgraded from last week.”It was also the first victory for S-C h...

2 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

Cole Camp beats Warsaw

Cole Camp beat Warsaw 20-7 in a non-conference football game on Friday.The Bluebirds jumped ahead on a 2-yard Jaycob Schrader touchdown in the second quarter. Brandon Thoennes added another from 3-yards out in the third before the Wildcats got on the board later in the quarter.Warsaw’s Bailey Jelinek scored on a 13-yard reception from Will Bunch.Darryn Frain capped off the scoring on a 75-yard run in the fourth with Thoennes adding the 2-point conversion...

3 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

Lincoln scores 44 unanswered points in rout

LINCOLN— Lincoln’s offensive attack was too much for Sacred Heart as the Cardinals beat the Gremlins 58-12 Friday night to move to 2-0 on the season.The Gremlins fall to 0-2 on the season and 0-1 in Kaysinger Conference play.Both teams were flexing their offensive talent early. The Gremlins got on the board in the first minute and a half of the game when Chase Lyles slung a quick pass to Ben Smeltzer on the left side. Smeltzer broke away from the Cardinals do...

3 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

Little ducks equal big fun

The green-winged teal is North America’s smallest duck, and its cousins, the blue-winged and cinnamon teal, are only slightly larger. In addition, all three species are not only deceptively speedy, but they’re also devout believers in the attack pilot’s credo: “He who flies straight and level, dies.”Given all of that, it’s highly unlikely that teal would fare any better in one on one competition against the mallard in the battle for the hearts an...

3 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

Smithton volleyball falls to Concordia

The Concordia Lady Orioles beat Smithton in a non-conference volleyball game 25-11, 25-10 on Thursday.Cailey Cooper served six aces for Concordia. Eliison Brunk had seven kills. Brittany Reinwa had 11 assists. Gloria Guier had two blocks.

3 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

Stover scores 6 unanswered to beat Richland

Brock Nolting scored three goals and added an assist as the Stover Bulldogs beat Richland 7-4 on Thursday.Garrett Goetze also had a goal and three assists.Geotze sent a cross to Nolting in the third minute for the first goal of the game but Richland tied it moments later and added three more goals to take a 4-1 lead.Nolting connected with Goetze in the 40th minute to get the Bulldogs back within two. In the 42nd minute, a Goetze throw-in led to a Nolting goal ...

3 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

Gremlins beat Crest Ridge in 3

The Sacred Heart volleyball team beat Crest Ridge 19-25, 25-15, 25-16 on Thursday.Becky Full had 13 kills, two blocks, four digs and nine assists for the Gremlins. Hannah Wilhoit had eight kills, 15 digs, two aces and an assist. Julie Chancellor had 13 digs.Crest Ridge won the junior varsity match 25-18, 25-19.Sacred Heart (3-0) will host Sweet Springs on Thursday.

3 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

Knob Noster tennis beats Higginsville

The Knob Noster girls tennis team beat Higginsville 6-3 on Thursday in Knob Noster.The Huskers won the No. 1 and No. 2 singles matches with Ashtyn Howard beating Jessie Yates 8-6 and Emily Runyan beating Alexis Corona 8-0, but the Lady Panthers won the other four singles matches. Elizabeth Eccelton and Kirsten Orndoff won the No. 4 and No. 5 matches 8-2 and Alexis Allen won the No. 6 match 8-6 over Camille Carminucci.In doubles play, Howard and Runyan picked up an 8-5 wi...

4 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

S-C soccer shuts out Center

The Smith-Cotton soccer team beat Center 10-0 on Thursday. Thomas Todd had four assists for the Tigers in the varsity match. He assisted Roberto Ramirez on a corner, Luke Guier for the second goal, Blake Grupe on a free kick that Grupe headed in and he assisted Brendan Hofheins for the fourth goal. Carlos Aguirre scored the fifth and sixth goal for the Tigers. Jordan Lawson and Jose Talavera each assisted Aguirre. With a 6...

4 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

Local Sports 1

S-C cross country fielding girls team once again

Smith-Cotton cross country faced an unusual dilemma last...

20 hours ago | | | Email

Local Sports 2

Gremlins open volleyball season with win

Sacred Heart opened the volleyball season Monday with a...

6 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

Local Sports 3

Lady Legends third at Heartland World Series

The Lady Legends 14U Competitive Softball Team ended...

20 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

Local Sports 4

McMullin picks CMU

Submitted photo

1 months 5 days 20 hours ago | | | Email

Local Sports 5

Little ducks equal big fun

The green-winged teal is North America’s smallest...

3 days 20 hours ago | | | Email


No Stories Available


Sponsored By:

Local Gas Prices

Lowest Gas Prices in Sedalia
Sedalia Gas Prices provided by

Featured Business