Sedalia Democrat- RSS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/ http://sedaliademocrat.com/ Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:03:54 EST 1800 Mizzou gets jitters out http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/collegesports-localsports-localsports1/50587053/Mizzou-gets-jitters-out COLUMBIA — The Missouri men's basketball team struggled at times on the offensive end in Wednesday's exhibition game at the Hearnes Center against William Jewell College, but the defense shut down the Cardinals in a 72-31... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:22:11 EST Gremlins get past Stover for district crown http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hssoccer-localsports-localsports1-sports/50586696/Gremlins-get-past-Stover-for-district-crown Stover goalkeeper Alex Haag made one remarkable save after another and for 30 minutes the Bulldogs were within reach of Sacred Heart in the Class 1, District 6 title game at Clover Dell Park on Wednesday, but a flurry of goals late in the first half... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:24:09 EST Three battle for Div. 6 judge http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50586323/Three-battle-for-Div.-6-judge Pettis County voters have a wide range of experience to choose from in the race to replace retiring Division 6 Judge Robert Liston. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:22:10 EST Downtown, police officials encourage safe, fun Halloween http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50584592/Downtown-police-officials-encourage-safe-fun-Halloween Friday is Halloween and children will be filling their bags with candy and goodies both downtown in the afternoon and during the evening hours in area neighborhoods — it's a good time to think about safety. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:22:04 EST Moms day out http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/50586052/Moms-day-out Jamie Bond and her children Emma, 7 months, and Carter, 2, of Warrensburg, were enjoying a day out at Liberty Park Wednesday afternoon. Jamie and her husband Capt. Brandon Bond are stationed at Whiteman Air Force Base. She said she loves spending time... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:49:09 EST Oct. 30 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50586327/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, 29 Oct 2014 15:21:20 EST Oct. 30 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50586787/Crash-Reports Man injured after car hits deerA Holden man was injured in a single-vehicle accident Wednesday in Johnson County. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:21:18 EST Deep bench key for SFCC http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/collegesports-home_top-localsports-localsports1-sports/50580705/Deep-bench-key-for-SFCC As many as 14 players could see regular playing time for the State Fair woman's basketball team this season.“We have all the pieces to be very good,” said Lady Roadrunners coach Kevin Bucher. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:33:12 EST S-C wears down Warrensburg to advance http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hssoccer-localsports-localsports1/50579432/S-C-wears-down-Warrensburg-to-advance GRAIN VALLEY — Smith-Cotton got a fight from Warrensburg's defense in the first half, but Smith-Cotton used precision passing in the second half to run away with a 5-0 win to advance to Thursday's Class 3, District 13 title... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:18:16 EST Three vie for District 51 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50577924/Three-vie-for-District-51 Voters in Missouri's 51st State Representative District face a three-way race as incumbent state Rep. Dean Dohrman seeks a second term in Jefferson City. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:41:13 EST Stadium construction on track http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50580322/Stadium-construction-on-track Friday's game against Ruskin was possibly the last game to be played at Jennie Jaynes Stadium, and now the completion of Smith-Cotton Stadium is within sight. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:22:08 EST S-C players take post-season awards http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsvolleyball-localsports-localsports1-sports/50580355/S-C-players-take-post-season-awards The Smith-Cotton volleyball team is well represented on All-Region, All-District and All-Conference teams. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:51:10 EST Autographed football commemorates final season at Jennie Jaynes http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1-sports/50580291/Autographed-football-commemorates-final-season-at-Jennie-Jaynes David Furnell. left, on behalf of the Furnell family, presents a football signed by the 2014 Smith-Cotton Tigers team to S-C Principal Wade Norton during Monday night's Sedalia 200 Board of Education meeting at the high school. The Furnells... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:45:10 EST Kaysinger dominates All-Region volleyball squad. http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50579491/Kaysinger-dominates-All-Region-volleyball-squad. A dozen Kaysinger Conference volleyball players have been honored by the Missouri High School Volleyball Coaches Association. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:32:14 EST Train show slated for Saturday http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50578078/Train-show-slated-for-Saturday Young and old will have a fun-filled day at the Sedalia Rails Train Show sponsored by the Pettis County Historical Society on Saturday in Convention Hall at Liberty Park. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:08:21 EST Oct. 29 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50579450/Crash-Reports Two injured in Benton crashTwo Cole Camp residents were injured in a two-vehicle accident Tuesday in Benton County. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:07:12 EST Oct. 29 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50579374/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, 28 Oct 2014 16:05:13 EST A haunted pullman car in Sedalia http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/50577831/A-haunted-pullman-car-in-Sedalia In January 1916, the Sedalia Democrat reprinted a story that first appeared in the Brooklyn, New York, Eagle. While the Democrat claimed it “could not vouch for its accuracy,” it printed the story written by a traveling news... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:05:14 EST What’s up with our license plates? http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/50577827/Whats-up-with-our-license-plates There's something that's really been bothering me lately. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:53:09 EST Stop buying elections http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/editorial-news-opinon/50577182/Stop-buying-elections Dear Editor:It's time to stop millionaires and billionaires from trying to buy our elections. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:38:11 EST