Sedalia Democrat- RSS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/ http://sedaliademocrat.com/ Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:57:11 EST 1800 Rollins picks William Woods http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports2-sports/50758098/Rollins-picks-William-Woods Bailey Rollins has made her college choice official. Windsor's senior point guard will play basketball next year at William Woods. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:33:07 EST Leadership, role players key for SFCC http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50755312/Leadership-role-players-key-for-SFCC Heading into Friday and Saturday's Moberly Classic, the State Fair Community College Lady Roadrunners are 8-2. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:00:11 EST Nov. 27 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50760851/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, 26 Nov 2014 14:38:06 EST Local students talk turkey http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photogalleries/50761892/Local-students-talk-turkey Students in the Sedalia School District 200 got a jump start on celebrating Thanksgiving with plenty of activities in several schools. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:51:28 EST Katy Depot accepting children’s books http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50753336/Katy-Depot-accepting-childrens-books The Katy Depot's Christmas Book Drive is underway and Terri Fowler, the Depots' children's program director, said she would be happy to receive 1,000 books. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:13:11 EST Decorating contest needs more entries http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50761224/Decorating-contest-needs-more-entries After last year's annual outdoor decoration contest was cancelled due to lack of participation, Mayor Steve Galliher is encouraging Sedalia residents to deck the halls and enter a friendly competition. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:53:11 EST Club names new director http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50761515/Club-names-new-director After serving as the interim executive director since August, Jessica Pyle has been named the new executive director for the Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri, effective immediately. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:49:19 EST Nov. 27 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50760870/Crash-Reports Man injured in Pettis crashA Pilot Grove man sustained moderate injuries after a single-vehicle accident Tuesday in Pettis County. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:29:08 EST Sacred Heart girls fall in season opener http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50760224/Sacred-Heart-girls-fall-in-season-opener The Sacred Heart girls opened the basketball season with a 56-45 loss at Crest Ridge on Tuesday. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:43:14 EST Leeton takes down Stover http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50760219/Leeton-takes-down-Stover Leeton moved to 2-0 on the season with a 56-36 win at home against Stover (0-1) on Tuesday.Dylan Swabby scored 19 of his game-high 21 points in the first half. Leeton took a 33-11 lead into the halftime break. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:41:08 EST Fast and furious http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1-sports/50754433/Fast-and-furious PILOT GROVE — Smithton's Drew Apsher and Pilot Grove's Mason Schlotzhauer combined to score 64 points in Tuesday's 81-77 win for Pilot Grove. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:21:06 EST Johnson scores 29 in Windsor win http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbasketball-localsports-localsports3-sports/50757879/Johnson-scores-29-in-Windsor-win Windsor beat Otterville 74-38 on Tuesday as 11 different players scored for the Greyhounds.Trenton Johnson led Windsor with 29 points. Jonathan Schuler added 11. Quintin Rainner was in double digits in rebounds for Windsor. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:12:08 EST Cole Camp pulls away from Osage http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbasketball-localsports-localsports2-sports/50754945/Cole-Camp-pulls-away-from-Osage Cole Camp beat School of the Osage 58-47 on Tuesday.The Bluebirds led 28-22 at the half and outscored Osage 23-11 in the third quarter. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:09:05 EST Hounded http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsbasketball-localsports-localsports1-sports/50754786/Hounded OTTERVILLE — An early full-court press and an effective zone later on in the game led the Windsor girls basketball team to a 62-25 win over Otterville on Tuesday. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:49:10 EST Gremlins win opener at Crest Ridge http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbasketball-localsports-localsports3-sports/50754986/Gremlins-win-opener-at-Crest-Ridge The defending Class 2 state champion Sacred Heart Gremlins opened the 2014-15 season with a 75-25 win over Crest Ridge on Tuesday. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:42:09 EST Residents displaced after apartment complex fire http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50756676/Residents-displaced-after-apartment-complex-fire With the holiday season well underway, the residents of nine apartments will be spending Thanksgiving in places ranging from hotels, friends and family's homes, to new apartments after a fire damaged their homes last Tuesday night. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:38:08 EST Sweet treats for a good cause http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photogalleries/50756974/Sweet-treats-for-a-good-cause Elle Wasson Duggan, left, and Karen Hunt Edwards make their way down the tables filled with live auction items as they stop to admire the chocolate strawberry tree created by local attorney Kim Tanner at the Celebrity Dessert Auction on Tuesday at... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:13:06 EST Pilot Grove girls dominate Smithton http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbasketball-localsports-localsports3-sports/50754892/Pilot-Grove-girls-dominate-Smithton PILOT GROVE — The Pilot Grove Lady Tigers dominated Smithton on Tuesday in a 63-20 win.Kerigan Wessing led Pilot Grove with 19 points. Allison Weekley and Melissa Schlotzhauer scores 13 and 12, respectively. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:49:09 EST Nov. 26 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50752737/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, 25 Nov 2014 17:28:08 EST Former police officer arrested http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/50752207/Former-police-officer-arrested During the late 19th and early 20th century, Sedalia's newspapers and police department were highly political. Newspapers typically represented the views of one party. At that time the Sedalia Democrat represented the views of the Democratic... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:47:05 EST