Stop bullying

Stop bullying

Dear Editor,On Thursday, I went to Northwest High School in Hughesville because my granddaughter and her friend are being bullied at school.My daughte...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Remembering the Coney Island Café

Remembering the Coney Island Café

Whenever I start running low on ideas I know it is time for me to go see some old friends. One of them will usually mention something from our mutual ...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Examining my relationship with dad

Examining my relationship with dad

My father and I had a strained relationship. I always wondered why he was distant from and even overly critical of me. And then, after my grandfather ...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Boys and Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri works to build Great Futures locally

Boys and Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri works to build Great Futures locally

Boys and Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri wants philanthropy to become an annual habit for area residents.In May the club launches the Great Futur...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Requirements for a healthy marriage

Requirements for a healthy marriage

During the wedding rehearsal, the groom approached the pastor with an unusual offer. The groom said, “Pastor, I will give you $100 if you will c...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Henry Toggenbarger’s death

Henry Toggenbarger’s death

On August 17, 1885, word spread through Sedalia that Henry Toggenberger was dead in a room at the Atlantic Hotel, located on St. Louis Street. Nellie ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Parents, get involved with children’s lives

Parents, get involved with children’s lives

I was having a little trouble coming up with something to write about this week so I decided to turn to the good people of the Sedalia’s Voices ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Spring cleaning for the home tour

Spring cleaning for the home tour

In preparation for next weekend’s home tour, I have been scurrying about, trying to get rid of some of the “stuff” that has accumula...

April 21st, 2017 |  


The Wolf Hunter of Sedalia

The Wolf Hunter of Sedalia

A note from Jack: Most of the people we meet as kids do not stick in our memories, especially those who are not members of our family or close friends...

April 21st, 2017 |  


The evolution of media consumption

The evolution of media consumption

The changing landscape of media consumption is pretty fascinating.The concept of “binge watching” escapes me. It’s not that I don...

April 21st, 2017 |