Sedalia Democrat- RSS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/ http://sedaliademocrat.com/ Sat, 12 Jul 2014 10:56:37 EST 1800 Bombers rally for 10-9 win http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports1/5261141/Bombers-rally-for-10-9-win The Sedalia Bombers came back from a 5-0 deficit Friday at Liberty Park at Dey Field to beat the Clarinda A's 10-9. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Horsing around at summer reading camp http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/5262576/Horsing-around-at-summer-reading-camp Almost 40 students at Skyline Elementary spent their Friday morning meeting D.D., a character from the book “Twist of Fate,” along with author Chris Stuckenschneider, although she was a little better at answering questions than... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Two former prosecutors to vie for GOP nod for Division 6 Judge http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/5245221/Two-former-prosecutors-to-vie-for-GOP-nod-for-Division-6-Judge As a community service, the Sedalia Democrat will profile each of the candidates in contested races in the Aug. 5 primary election in the weekend edition. This week will highlight Jeff Mittelhauser and Stanley Cox as they face off for the GOP nod for... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST La Strada resigns from Sedalia City Council http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/5259835/La-Strada-resigns-from-Sedalia-City-Council Ward 2 Councilmember Becca La Strada has resigned from the Sedalia City Council due to health reasons, effective immediately. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Proud to be a Missourian http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/5260964/Proud-to-be-a-Missourian When I was growing up, we were never allowed to play with fireworks. When I was a little girl, a group of grown boys in Kansas City threw a handful of flaming firecrackers on me and I suffered some painful burns on my legs. From that point on, I was... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST S-C graduate nabs Miss Pettis County crown http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/5260861/S-C-graduate-nabs-Miss-Pettis-County-crown SMITHTON — Beverly Egner said her daughter grew up admiring the Missouri State Fair queens and long had hoped she would become one.Kandas Egner is one step closer to that dream. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Recapping July Fourth festivities in Wisconsin http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/5260792/Recapping-July-Fourth-festivities-in-Wisconsin Whitefish Bay, Wis., has three Fourth of July parades. One of them begins at 11:30 a.m., and it winds its way through the middle of Downtown USA with its small shops and storefronts, and ends at the city park, where games and carnival rides for kids... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Johnson family awarding academic scholarship for players http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports1/5259479/Johnson-family-awarding-academic-scholarship-for-players Former Smith-Cotton High School football coach Mark Johnson and his family have launched an annual scholarship for an exceptional student athlete. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Farmer’s Market offers wide variety with good prices http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/5259377/Farmers-Market-offers-wide-variety-with-good-prices Question: What are the best benefits of the Sedalia Area Farmers' Market? Some would say the freshest greens and in-season fruits and vegetables. Others might say the freshest baked goods, pies and granola bars. What about all the specialty... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Wulf-Hagston engagement http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-engagements/5244598/Wulf-Hagston-engagement George and Carolyn Wulf, of Sedalia, announce the engagement of their daughter Elizabeth Wulf, of Pittsville, to Samuel Hagston, of Pittsville. He is the son of James and Rebecca Hagston, of Cole Camp. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST July 12-13 birthdays http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-birthdays-community-news/5229368/July-12-13-birthdays LehmannElsie Lehmann will observe her 95th birthday July 15.She was born July 15, 1919 in McClusky, Minn.Elsie was married to the late Reuben Lehmann. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Carter-Hargrave engagement http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-engagements/5224589/Carter-Hargrave-engagement Curtis and Dana Carter, of Sedalia, announce the engagement of their daughter Tia L'Na Carter to James Robert Hargrave. He is the son of Richard and Janice Hargrave, of Sedalia. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Portion of Main Street to close for road work http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/5259116/Portion-of-Main-Street-to-close-for-road-work The Pettis County Highway Department will close a portion of West Main Street for road reclaimation in preparation for resurfacing. The affected area will include the roadway from the Galaxy Movie Theater entrance to Oak Grove Lane. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Williams-Shirky wedding http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-weddings/5224327/Williams-Shirky-wedding Jordyn Williams, of Sedalia, and Shad Shirky, of Clifton City, were married at 3 p.m. June 7 at Flat Creek Baptist Church in Sedalia. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Legalizing drugs not answer to society’s problems http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion/5239048/Legalizing-drugs-not-answer-to-societys-problems To the Editor: Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Community Calendar for July 7 to July 13 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-news/5206014/Community-Calendar-for-July-7-to-July-13 MONDAY10 a.m.: Show-Me Mad Tatters, University Extension Office Conference Room, 1012A Thompson Blvd. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Dozens pack soccer camp http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports1/5251686/Dozens-pack-soccer-camp Area kids from first grade all the way to high school players packed Clover Dell Park this week for the Paul Klover Soccer Camp.The annual camp brings in about 100 kids each summer. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Everything’s good at Goody’s Steakburgers http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-food-news/5245482/Everythings-good-at-Goodys-Steakburgers Goody's Steakburgers may be getting a new coat of bright paint outside, but inside owners Terry and Dana Goodman and their crew is still serving up the same great steakburgers that Sedalia has come to love and they are adding a few new menu... Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Tipton Towne Square Days opens Sunday http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/5238452/Tipton-Towne-Square-Days-opens-Sunday Tipton Towne Square Days 2014 begins Sunday and lasts an entire week with a full schedule of events ranging from children's games to a western horse show. The event ends on Saturday, July 19, with a car cruise, craft show and ATV... Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST POLICE REPORTS http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/5247815/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, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST