Sedalia Democrat- RSS Feed Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:43:31 EST 1800 Oct. 20 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. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:38:18 EST Getting creative with cupcakes Food Network shows “Cupcake Wars” and “Chopped” are taking part in Smith-Cotton High School's Family and Consumer Science class curriculum. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:55:11 EST Schotzhauer named conference MVP Pilot Grove's Melissa Schlotzhauer has been named CCAA most valuable player in softball.Three other Lady Tigers were named to the All-Conference first-team, released Monday. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:43:05 EST Northwest volleyball downs Smithton The Northwest volleyball team closed the regular season with a 25-13, 25-11 win over Smithton.Jessi Zimmerman had 29 assists for the Mustangs. Lakota Wiskur had five digs and two aces. Allison Barnes had three blocks. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:11:08 EST S-C football will be home for first round Smith-Cotton will host a playoff game in what could be the final game played at Jennie Jaynes Stadium. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:10:06 EST Council to update city flood hazard areas After an inspection earlier this year, the Sedalia City Council will vote to approve updating the city's flood hazard areas during today's meeting. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:38:12 EST Lillian Mae Newton Lillian Mae NewtonSEDALIA — Lillian Mae Newton, 79, of Sedalia, passed away Saturday, October 18, 2014, at Bothwell Regional Health Center. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:13:12 EST Norma Ann Werneke Norma Ann WernekeNELSON — Norma Ann Werneke, 87, of rural Nelson, MO, died Friday, October 17, 2014, at University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City, KS. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:09:12 EST BEST Robotics at SFCC State Fair Community College hosted the fourth “Show-Me BEST” robotics competition Saturday at the Fred E. Davis Multipurpose Building on campus. Warrensburg High School student Kayla Yates removes her team's robot, “Happy... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:49:11 EST Community Calendar for Oct. 20 to 26 MONDAY10 a.m.: Show-Me Mad Tatters, University Extension Office Conference Room, 1012A Thompson Blvd. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:47:06 EST Bend-don’t-break defense leads Mules past No. 22 UCO WARRENSBURG — UCM defensive end Jason Venckus sniffed out Central Oklahoma's reverse on the second play of the game and made the tackle for a loss of 10 to help force a three-and-out. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:17:12 EST Cole Camp powers past Lincoln COLE CAMP — After losing its first game of the season last week at Osceola, Cole Camp returned home Friday and took their frustration out on Lincoln in a 52-20 win against Lincoln to win the Kaysinger Conference title. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 22:08:09 EST S-C defense stops Center Coming into week 9, the Center Yellowjackets averaged 28 points per game. Smith-Cotton held the two-time defending West Central Conference champions to a quarter of that in a 12-7 win Friday at Jennie Jaynes Stadium. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:59:11 EST Goetze, Rubio lead Stover over Calvary Lutheran Stover opened its own soccer invitational with a 5-0 win over Calvary Lutheran on Friday.Brock Nolting and Ruben Rubio each scored twice and Garrett Goetze added a goal of his own in the win. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:49:06 EST Braverman receives alumni honor In addition to the football game, tailgate and dance, Smith-Cotton homecoming festitivies include the recognition of Dr. Alan Braverman, the 2014 Distinguished Alumni, as named by the Sedalia School District Foundation. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:25:10 EST Strong opposition for Amendment 3 Missouri voters will decide whether to implement teacher performance evaluations in the Nov. 4 general election with Amendment 3, an issue which has strong opposition and almost no supporters. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:44:06 EST Sedalia Symphony celebrates 80 years Celebrating 80 years of the longest continuous running symphony west of the Mississippi River, the Sedalia Symphony opens this season with the Liverpool Legends on Oct. 20. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:22:11 EST Tiger Pride hits Ohio Smith-Cotton High School Tigers wave to the crowd atop a perch on a Sedalia Fire Department firetruck during the 2014 Homecoming Parade in downtown Sedalia on Friday. The team was was set to face Center High School Yellowjackets Friday evening. For... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:17:07 EST Districts open in volleyball Volleyball enters the postseason on Monday as teams around Missouri vie for district titles. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:56:14 EST Open Door offers many services Many people have heard of Open Door Benevolent Ministries, but Executive Director Jack Menges said not all Pettis County residents realize the services it offers. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:18:11 EST