Sedalia Democrat- RSS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/ http://sedaliademocrat.com/ Wed, 4 Mar 2015 20:23:24 EST 1800 Voter registration deadline just around the corner http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/152184465/Voter-registration-deadline-just-around-the-corner The April 7 municipal election is just a little more than four weeks away, and the Pettis County Clerk's office has plenty of upcoming dates to remind voters about. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 19:21:41 EST Otterville women donate quilts to vets http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/152181934/Otterville-women-donate-quilts-to-vets OTTERVILLE — In three weeks time, women from the Otterville Senior Center have created 40 lap-quilts for veterans at the Harry S. Truman VA Hospital in Columbia. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 18:56:42 EST March 5 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152179688/Crash-Reports Windsor woman injured in crashA Windsor woman was injured in a single-vehicle accident at 10 p.m. Tuesday in Johnson County. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 16:46:44 EST March 5 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/152178142/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 contain statements from all parties involved in each case. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 16:46:43 EST Helping Derby winners for 25 years http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152182434/Helping-Derby-winners-for-25-years Twenty-five years is a long time in anyone's life — it's a quarter of a century. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 16:46:42 EST Four Lady Roadrunners named all-region http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/collegesports-localsports-localsports1-sports/152184868/Four-Lady-Roadrunners-named-all-region Four Lady Roadrunners have been named to the All-Region 16 teams following State Fair's 23-6 season in which the Lady Roadrunner won the Region 16 regular season title before falling to Mineral Area in the tournament championship... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 16:41:41 EST Boy Scouts ‘do good’ http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152149759/Boy-Scouts-do-good Boy Scouts with Troop 54 in Sedalia were ready for a busy morning Saturday, going door-to-door with the Scouting For Food project. The Boy Scouts distributed door tags throughout the community with information concerning Scouting for Food. They asked... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 14:06:41 EST Bothwell Foundation offering scholarship http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/business-news_education/152171019/Bothwell-Foundation-offering-scholarship The Bothwell Regional Health Center Foundation is offering a scholarship to graduating high school seniors pursuing a degree in a health care-related field. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 14:01:42 EST (No heading) http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news_education/152178620/ First grade students in teacher Sarah Jones's class at Horace Mann Elementary have been learning about presidents, most recently George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 13:51:41 EST Historic run ends for La Monte http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1/152153918/Historic-run-ends-for-La-Monte GRANDVIEW — An historic season came to an end Tuesday for the La Monte Lady Vikings as they fell 57-46 to No. 1 Drexel in the Class 1 sectionals. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 22:16:41 EST Scoreboard returns to sports section http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152160153/Scoreboard-returns-to-sports-section We heard you loud and clear. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 21:26:41 EST Sacred Heart prepares for speedy Rich Hill http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsbasketball-localsports-localsports1-sports/152158112/Sacred-Heart-prepares-for-speedy-Rich-Hill Sacred Heart finds itself in familiar territory, heading to Clinton today to face Rich Hill in the Class 2 sectional. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 20:26:42 EST EMA reminds citizens to be prepared http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/152161118/EMA-reminds-citizens-to-be-prepared While tornado season hasn't quite started yet, Sedalia-Pettis County Emergency Management Agency officials say now is the time to start preparing. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 20:11:48 EST Tipton, Sweet Springs prepare for rematch http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsbasketball-localsports-localsports1-sports/152158038/Tipton-Sweet-Springs-prepare-for-rematch Tipton and Sweet Springs will meet again tonight in Jefferson City, but this time the stakes are higher. When the Lady Greyhounds and Cardinals met in January, it was in the semifinal of the New Franklin Tournament. Tonight, they play in the Class 2... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 20:11:42 EST S-C Stadium ceremony postponed http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152151621/S-C-Stadium-ceremony-postponed Due to weather forecasts, the Smith-Cotton Stadium Ribbon Cutting Ceremony has been moved from Thursday to 5:30 p.m. Monday. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 18:36:42 EST March 4 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/152158159/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 contain statements from all parties involved in each case. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 18:31:43 EST Club receives tax credit allocation http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152158900/Club-receives-tax-credit-allocation The Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri was one of seven nonprofit organizations recently approved for tax credits under the Missouri Department of Economic Development's Youth Opportunities Program (YOP). Though the YOP project will... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 18:26:43 EST Symphony highlights strings Monday http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/152157854/Symphony-highlights-strings-Monday Special guest artist for the evening performance of the Sedalia Symphony Orchestra on Monday at the Heckart Performing Arts Center at Smith-Cotton High School was David Halen and Friends. Halen, on left, Concertmaster with the St. Louis Symphony... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 18:26:41 EST Equal Internet access for all http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/152148013/Equal-Internet-access-for-all You've probably heard a lot about “Net Neutrality” and as the resident guy who occasionally writes about the Internet and stuff, it's a topic of great interest to me. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 15:26:41 EST Buffalo Bill’s show visits Sedalia http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/152132543/Buffalo-Bills-show-visits-Sedalia William F. Cody, better known as “Buffalo Bill” because of his ability to shoot bison, started his Wild West Show in 1883 in Omaha, Neb. The frontier had passed the East and much of the Midwest, and people were interested in seeing... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:51:41 EST