Bond to build futures

Bond to build futures

When Hayes Wheels (now Maxion) came to Sedalia looking to start a company in the 1970s, one of the first stops was State Fair Community College. Compa...

March 31st, 2017 updated: April 1st, 2017. |  


Vote no on SFCC bond

Vote no on SFCC bond

It appears everyone involved in the campaign for the SFCC bond is not being totally transparent on the total impact of this bond proposal. Here are so...

March 31st, 2017 updated: April 1st, 2017. |  


A change for SFCC

A change for SFCC

I witnessed firsthand the early days of State Fair Community as Secretary to President Davis and the Board of Trustees. My 14 years there left me with...

March 31st, 2017 updated: April 1st, 2017. |  


My Escape Place shouldn’t be cleaned

My Escape Place shouldn’t be cleaned

At least twice a year my wife insists that I clean up my room and get rid of things she deems useless.She does not understand that my writing room is ...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Piano recital this weekend

Piano recital this weekend

On Sunday afternoon, I am going to participate in a piano recital. Oh, my part isn’t much. For one piece, I am going to be one-fourth of a two-p...

March 31st, 2017 updated: March 31st, 2017. |  


Calling all queens, both past and future

Calling all queens, both past and future

Golden anniversaries are special occasions, no matter who or what is marking the milestone.This is the 50th year for the Smithton Town and Country Fai...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Have painted rocks come to your town?

Have painted rocks come to your town?

For me it began with one find — at the park, perched on a tree stump, I found a rock. The rock was painted bright, a wonderful design, and made ...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Internet privacy should be protected

Internet privacy should be protected

The internet is a wondrous and terrible place. There is this strange idea that technology is the enemy of human interaction. But nothing could be less...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Vote yes April 4

Vote yes April 4

Dear Editor,It has been almost 50 years since State Fair Community College was founded here in central Missouri. It was the foresight of area men and ...

March 29th, 2017 |  


SFCC bond needed

SFCC bond needed

Dear Friends and Neighbors,Have you heard about “Building Strong Futures?”Well, here’s the scoop. The great folks at State Fair Comm...

March 29th, 2017 |