Sedalia Democrat- RSS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/ http://sedaliademocrat.com/ Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:40:45 EST 1800 Many improvements happening in Sedalia http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/letters/50727934/Many-improvements-happening-in-Sedalia Dear Editor: Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:27:06 EST Gremlins taking it in stride http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50733460/Gremlins-taking-it-in-stride After losing 2-1 to Canton in the Class 1 soccer semifinals, the Sacred Heart Gremlins were noticeably shaken after missing their chance of advancing to the title game. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:52:09 EST Area economic development continues to improve http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50733549/Area-economic-development-continues-to-improve The Sedalia City Council heard the Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County annual report during its meeting Monday, and Executive Director Linda Christle reported several positive developments. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:36:09 EST Three Sedalia residents arrested on drug charges http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50733085/Three-Sedalia-residents-arrested-on-drug-charges Three Sedalia residents were arrested Thursday morning on drug possession charges after Sedalia Police Department officers served a search warrant at the residence of one of the suspects. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:30:13 EST Sedalia woman arrested on drug charges http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50733229/Sedalia-woman-arrested-on-drug-charges A Sedalia woman was arrested at her residence on several drug charges Thursday afternoon. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:30:09 EST Winter trout for the table http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports5-sports/50728379/Winter-trout-for-the-table The catch and release fishing available at Missouri's four trout parks Friday through Monday from mid-November through mid-February has received a lot of well-deserved publicity over the years. Although less well known, the... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:59:07 EST Seven S-C Tigers earn conference honors http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50733644/Seven-S-C-Tigers-earn-conference-honors After having one of the best soccer season's in Smith-Cotton history, seven Tigers earned West Central Conference honors. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:57:13 EST Holy Cross 150 years strong http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/50723608/Holy-Cross-150-years-strong EMMA — Through several wars and the highs and lows of life, Holy Cross Lutheran Church has survived in the small community of Emma, a German immigrant town, for 150 years. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:28:14 EST Nov. 22-23 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50732886/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. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:58:16 EST More improvements needed http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/letters/50732240/More-improvements-needed Dear Editor: Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:41:02 EST Be prepared this winter season http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/50732260/Be-prepared-this-winter-season While Missouri certainly won't ever be confused with North Dakota — or currently, upstate New York — when it comes to winter weather, we still have a lot of issues we need to address to cope with the cold, snow and... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:21:07 EST Nov. 22-23 Birthdays http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-birthdays-community-news/50701947/BIRTHDAYS BlainDorothy Blain will observe her 83rd birthday Nov. 27.She was born Nov. 27, 1931, in Sedalia.Dorothy was married to the late John Blain. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:16:08 EST Bahner-Friedly engagement http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-engagements/50731625/Bahner-Friedly Dan and Marilyn Bahner, of Smithton, announce the engagement of their daughter, Melody Dawn Bahner, to Eric Scott Friedly, both of Sedalia. He is the son of Jeff and Tammy Friedly, of Sedalia. The future bride is the granddaughter of Jim and Betty... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:15:10 EST Smith-Cotton show choirs not just song and dance http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50732415/Smith-Cotton-show-choirs-not-just-song-and-dance When it comes to singing and dancing, George Gomez said it is hard, McKenna Clippert said it is difficult at first, and Haleigh Carson said at first learning the dance is tough, but when you get it down it's easy. However, they all agreed that... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:56:07 EST A Thanksgiving to remember http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/50732306/A-Thanksgiving-to-remember It's almost here! My favorite holiday — Thanksgiving! Though I have already written about the Thanksgivings of my youth, I thought it might be fun to relate the story of when we hosted Max's family at Thanksgiving for the first time. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:40:07 EST Ephraim Schneider serves at Community Cafe http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-birthdays-community-news/50708211/Ephraim-Schneider-serves-at-Community-Cafe When asked for his birthday requests, Ephraim Schneider, 8, excitedly said he wanted to serve a hot dinner to those in need at the Community Café and a trip to the Lego Store. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:55:11 EST Shrek’s swamp comes to Smith-Cotton http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50726177/Shreks-swamp-comes-to-Smith-Cotton The Heckart Performing Arts Center at Smith-Cotton High School has been turned into a swamp full of fairytale creatures for the theatre department's production of “Shrek the Musical,” which opened Thursday night. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:12:07 EST Ramirez takes defensive honor http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hssoccer-localsports-localsports1-sports/50725044/Ramirez-takes-defensive-honor Three Smith-Cotton soccer players have been named to the All-Region team with one taking home defensive player of the year honors. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:25:08 EST Nov. 21 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50718128/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. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:17:11 EST Christbaumfest slated for Saturday in Cole Camp http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50723778/Christbaumfest-slated-for-Saturday-in-Cole-Camp Cole Camp's Lutheran School gymnasium and the Jaycee Hall will be abuzz with activity Saturday for the 27th annual Christbaumfest Craft Show hosted by the Cole Camp Chamber of Commerce. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:52:10 EST