The Sedalia City Council approved some housekeeping items during its meeting Tuesday, including payment for easements to continue improvements at the city's Northwest Treatment Plant.
Nicole Cooke | Democrat Elie Roberts, left, and Eli McDonald, of Impact Signs, work to get the new welcome sign in place Tuesday afternoon at Smith-Cotton High School. Roberts said they were working to lower the sign onto the pole so it could be...
A new law that was sponsored by state Rep. Stanley Cox, R-Sedalia, will require funeral protesters to stay 300 feet from bereavement services, but will allow them to picket along the majority of the procession route.
The Sedalia City Council will approve amendments to the municipal fine and bond chart for the municipal court during its meeting today.
Award-winning Sedalia artist Marlis Wise has always loved art, but she didn't grasp the enchantment of it and the concept of becoming one with it until she found pastel painting 10 years ago.
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Mr. and Mrs. William Green will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with a reception from 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 7, hosted by their children, at the Fox Theater Event Center in Sedalia.
Last Thursday marked the first day of school for the 2014-15 school year in the Sedalia School District 200. The seventh graders were starting the year in a different building, but for one Smith-Cotton Junior High teacher, it wasn't anything new...
The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education released its 2014 Annual Performance Reports this week, and while the Sedalia School District 200 received fewer points than in 2013, district officials said the slight drop was...
Almost everyone has faced some type of bully from the classic lunch thief to the self-elected dictator of the hallway. These bullies still ply their trade and now have an added tool with social media, but authorities want kids to know help is there if...
Mr. and Mrs. Max Birdsong will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6 with an open house of cake and punch at Katy Park Baptist Church.
While many people think of Labor Day as a three-day weekend on the lake with some good friends and barbecue, the holiday's unique origins date back to a time when America's work force was a much different breed of individual, working in...
Betty M. Beaman, of Sedalia, will celebrate her 87th birthday from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6 at Hardee's East, hosted by Theresa Wolf and with other friends.She was born Sept. 6, 1927, in Muscatine, Iowa.
ThieleDoris Thiele will observe her 81st birthday Sept 4.She was born Sept. 4, 1933, in Benton County.Doris was married to the late Norman Thiele.
Mr. and Mrs. Mike Coats, of Sedalia, will celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary with a private party at their residence Monday, Sept. 1. The couple plans to renew their vows.
She had that frustrated look. “How do you keep track of it, or find a way to grasp it all?” Jennifer was asking about all the rules, commandments, and instructions present in the Bible. Jen was an individual with a sincere faith. She...
Bill and Brenda Warren, of Sedalia, announce the engagement of their daughter, Candice Keele, of Sedalia, to Alan Saxton, of Sedalia. He is the son of Harold Pressy and Toyka Saxton, both of Sedalia.
Mr. and Mrs. Larry O'Neil will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 4.Elvera Bennett and Larry O'Neil were married Sept. 4, 1964, at First Reformed Church in Slayton, Minn., by the Rev. Arthur Anderson.
Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Burgess, of Sedalia, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 29 in Sedalia.Darlene Shaw and Virgil Burgess were married Aug. 29, 1964, at Broadway Christian Church by Pastor Grey.
Sedalia-Pettis County United Way Campaign Chairman Bob Satnan said they have set a goal of $500,000 for this year's campaign during a kick-off event hosted at Convention Hall in Liberty Park on Thursday.
Sedalia man injured on ATVA Sedalia man was injured in an ATV accident at 1:48 p.m. Wednesday in Pettis County.
This list is a sampling of crime in Sedalia and the surrounding area. Information is taken from official police reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved in each case.
FULTON — A man arrested Thursday morning in Sedalia stands accused of killing a 6-year-old boy with Down's Syndrome early Thursday near Fulton.
Updated with suspect's name at 1:14 p.m. Thursday
The upcoming Labor Day holiday signals the end of the pool season in Sedalia, but Liberty Pool will be open for one more day, specifically for the furrier residents of Sedalia.