Smith-Cotton girls rout, boys escape Nevada at home

Smith-Cotton girls rout, boys escape Nevada at home

Smith-Cotton opened its regular-season conference schedule Friday with wins over the Nevada Tigers at Smith-Cotton High School in Sedalia.Smith-Cotton...

December 9th, 2016 updated: December 9th, 2016. |  


Local barber Ragar hangs up clippers, closes shop door

Local barber Ragar hangs up clippers, closes shop door

Longtime Sedalia barber Stan Ragar, 76, closed the door to his shop for the last time recently, saying goodbye to more than 50 years of service while ...

December 9th, 2016 |  


Fundraising begins for new soup kitchen

Fundraising begins for new soup kitchen

Open Door Ministries is working to raise funds to acquire a site to continue Sedalia’s soup kitchen, which provides a nutritious hot meal to bet...

December 9th, 2016 |  


Two wanted for Wednesday shooting in Sedalia

Two wanted for Wednesday shooting in Sedalia

Sedalia Police Department detectives are searching for two men wanted in connection to an armed robbery that occurred Wednesday afternoon.According to...

December 9th, 2016 |  


Couple opens Welpman Springs Brewery Co.

Couple opens Welpman Springs Brewery Co.

STOVER — Welpman Springs Brewery Co., near Stover, officially opened in May and owners Bryan and Leslie Welpman say they enjoy the informality a...

December 9th, 2016 updated: December 9th, 2016. |  


New Smithton sports complex on its way

New Smithton sports complex on its way

Smithton R-VI School District is due for a sports complex for track and field, soccer and softball next spring.And while the plot of land west of its ...

December 8th, 2016 updated: December 9th, 2016. |  


Tommy’s Crew and others create motorcycle hearse

Tommy’s Crew and others create motorcycle hearse

GREEN RIDGE — A desire to help others during a time of grief inspired motorcyclists Thomas and Carolyn White, members of the Patriot Guard, to c...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Sedalia Police Department hosting annual Cops for Coats drive

Sedalia Police Department hosting annual Cops for Coats drive

As temperatures continue to drop, officers at the Sedalia Police Department are collecting coats for those in need.SPD is hosting its third annual Cop...

December 8th, 2016 updated: December 8th, 2016. |  


Studio A Dance Conservatory readies for ‘Nutcracker’ ballet

Studio A Dance Conservatory readies for ‘Nutcracker’ ballet

Reese Twenter Morris, the Snow Queen in Studio A Dance Conservatory’s “The Tale of the Nutcracker,” practices with students Wednesda...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Buddy the Elf brings cheer to Smith-Cotton Junior High

Buddy the Elf brings cheer to Smith-Cotton Junior High

Christmas started a little early for students in the Smith-Cotton Junior High School theater program as they prepared this semester for “Elf the...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 7th, 2016. |