New principal named at Northwest Elementary

New principal named at Northwest Elementary

The Pettis County R-V Board of Education announced the hiring of Joel Sherman as the new principal of Northwest Elementary School effective July 1....

February 21st, 2017 |  


Man arrested for beating dog

Man arrested for beating dog

A Sedalia man was arrested around noon Tuesday after officers responded to a report of animal abuse.According to a Sedalia Police Department report, J...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Crash Reports

Teens hurt in Morgan accidentTwo Versailles teenagers were injured in a single-vehicle accident at 7:44 a.m. Tuesday in Morgan County.According to a M...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Feb. 21 Crash Reports

Feb. 21 Crash Reports

Sedalia woman hurt in crashA Sedalia woman was injured in a single-vehicle accident at 3:25 p.m. Sunday in Johnson County.According to a Missouri Stat...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Feb. 21 Police Reports

Feb. 21 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 21st, 2017 |  


Womble receives Shine King award

Womble receives Shine King award

Rick Womble, owner of Strip & Wax Floor Co., recently received a Shine King award from Aaron Landon, formerly with the Center for Human Services. ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Sunny, warm weather draws fishermen to Clover Dell Lake

Sunny, warm weather draws fishermen to Clover Dell Lake

Monday’s rain gave way to sunny skies and Cal and Gail Ekstrom, of Sedalia, decided to try their hand at fishing Tuesday morning at Clover Dell ...

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


Ribbon cutting at new Zaxby’s in Warrensburg

Ribbon cutting at new Zaxby’s in Warrensburg

Bryan Watson, owner of the new Zaxby’s location in Warrensburg, cuts a ribbon at the business during the Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce ribbon ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Sedalia City Council to discuss budget, demolition permits

Sedalia City Council to discuss budget, demolition permits

The Sedalia City Council will discuss a new ordinance affecting future demolitions in downtown Sedalia during tonight’s meeting.Council approved...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Absentee voting begins Tuesday for April 4 municipal election

Absentee voting begins Tuesday for April 4 municipal election

It may seem hard to believe, but Tuesday marks the first day of absentee voting for the April 4 municipal election in Pettis County.Citizens can now a...

February 20th, 2017 |