Sedalia Democrat- RSS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/ http://sedaliademocrat.com/ Sat, 31 Jan 2015 10:09:34 EST 1800 Gremlin girls fall to Higginsville http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbasketball-localsports-localsports3-sports/151604445/Gremlin-girls-fall-to-Higginsville The Sacred Heart girls basketball team lost 59-44 to Higginsville in the consolation final of the Slater Tournament on Friday.Claudia Cox led the Gremlins with 15 points. McKenna Beeler added 11 points. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:06:41 EST Newspapers, communities go hand-in-hand http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/151555573/Newspapers-communities-go-hand-in-hand In packing my things recently for the journey to Sedalia, I carefully wrapped a piece that really isn't mine – I'm just the guardian. But I have a profound sense of pride when I look at it – pride in the gentleman who received... Sat, 31 Jan 2015 09:51:41 EST From Sedalia with love http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/151591192/From-Sedalia-with-love Boxes of love and concern were packed in a large truck Friday afternoon – gifts of love from the heart of Missouri to the heart of Ukraine. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 09:41:41 EST Hagenbush and Bahner receive Sacred Heart Awards http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/151597847/Hagenbush-and-Bahner-receive-Sacred-Heart-Awards Sacred Heart Parish celebrated the culmination of Catholic Schools Week with the announcements of Barb Hagenbush as teacher of the year and Rich Bahner as the Alumnus of the Year. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 09:21:45 EST Boone Kroenke scores 27 as Lincoln beats Windsor http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbasketball-localsports-localsports2-sports/151603929/Boone-Kroenke-scores-27-as-Lincoln-beats-Windsor The Lincoln boys basketball team beat Windsor 73-62 in Kaysinger Conference basketball on Friday.Boone Kroenke led the Cardinals with 27 points, 14 of them in the first quarter, as Lincoln jumped out to an early 24-19 lead. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:16:42 EST Warsaw girls claim seventh at Russellville http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbasketball-localsports-localsports3-sports/151603797/Warsaw-girls-claim-seventh-at-Russellville A 21-point fourth quarter lifted Warsaw to a 64-60 win over Belle on Friday and seventh place in the Russellville Tournament. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:16:41 EST Cardinals pull away in third quarter http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1/151599432/Cardinals-pull-away-in-third-quarter GREEN RIDGE — Tipton used a strong third quarter to create a 12-point cushion and it was able to maintain the double-digit lead for most of the fourth quarter in Friday's 60-45 win at Green Ridge. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:11:41 EST Concordia girls beat St. Paul http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbasketball-localsports-localsports3-sports/151603768/Concordia-girls-beat-St.-Paul Concordia beat St. Paul Lutheran 53-43 on Friday. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:06:41 EST Gremlins reach final of Slater tourney http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbasketball-localsports-localsports2-sports/151602639/Gremlins-reach-final-of-Slater-tourney Sacred Heart beat Glasgow 66-40 in the semifinal of the Slater Tournament on Thursday. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:16:41 EST (No heading) http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/151591110/ Amanda Balke didn't want to put her experience to use so soon, and certainly not for this purpose. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:56:42 EST Yummy donuts coming soon http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/151590244/Yummy-donuts-coming-soon Phally Rath, owner of Yummy's Donuts, 209 E. Broadway Blvd., plans to open his new shop at 5 a.m. Wednesday Morning. Rath will offer a variety of homemade donuts plus croissants, kolaches and coffee drinks. He said that for the first month of... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:56:41 EST Hartman explores genocide, social issues at Daum http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/151430171/Hartman-explores-genocide-social-issues-at-Daum Kansas City-based artist Tanya Hartman's show “So That I May Carry You With Me,” covering tough issues such as genocide and social breakdowns, opens at the Daum Museum of Contemporary Art at State Fair Community College on Saturday,... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:46:43 EST Winter trout program gives everyone a chance to catch trout http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports5-sports/151595680/Winter-trout-program-gives-everyone-a-chance-to-catch-trout I don't have any statistics to back this up, but I'd bet a dollar to a donut that a significant majority of Missouri's anglers and potential anglers don't know that the Missouri Department of Conservation's winter trout... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:41:43 EST I-70 Medical Center presents scholarships http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news_education/151530433/I-70-Medical-Center-presents-scholarships SWEET SPRINGS — The board for the I-70 Medical Center Education Foundation at their quarterly meeting awarded the 2014 Fall Scholarships, in the amount of $1,000, to Katelyn Peters, of Alma, and Marcus Elmore, of Higginsville. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:36:41 EST Rodriguez to run at Hannibal-La Grange http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports4-sports/151595131/Rodriguez-to-run-at-Hannibal-La-Grange Smith-Cotton High School senior Juan Rodriguez announced his plans to run cross country and track at Hannibal-LaGrange University Friday in the Dr. Harriet Wolfe Media Center at Smith-Cotton High School. Seated with Rodriguez are, from left, his... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:21:41 EST ‘Of all the things I’ve lost …’ http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/church-lifestyle-religion-news/151531408/Of-all-the-things-Ive-lost “Of all the things I've lost … I miss my mind the most.” That's what it said on my dad's key chain. We, as a culture, are losing our mind! I don't mean we are going crazy – well, maybe a little. I told... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:01:42 EST Cooper-Ekstrom engagement http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/engagements-news/151526679/Cooper-Ekstrom Charlotte Cooper, of Sedalia, announces the engagement of her daughter, Michelle Cooper, to Robert Ekstrom. He the son of Bob and Linda Ekstrom, of Cole Camp. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:51:43 EST Moon-Carpenter engagement http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/engagements-news/151550718/Moon-Carpenter Monte and Pam Moon, of Sedalia, announce the engagement of their daughter, Monica Moon, to Tim Carpenter. He is the son of Richard and Delores Carpenter, of Chillicothe. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:41:42 EST Jan. 31-Feb. 1 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/151591141/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, 30 Jan 2015 13:01:41 EST Learning from history’s mistakes http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/151591019/Learning-from-historys-mistakes Max and I went to see “Selma” last week. It is a powerful film and gives some perspective about our country's history. It does, however, recall some history inaccurately, adding drama but putting President Lyndon B. Johnson in a... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:46:42 EST