Sedalia Democrat- RSS NEWS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:41:06 EST 1800 Suspect at large after armed robbery http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50889099/Suspect-at-large-after-armed-robbery Sedalia Police Department officers are searching for a black male wearing a hoodie after an armed robbery in downtown Sedalia Thursday afternoon. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:35:10 EST Yeager Cycle’s drive to fight breast cancer http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50880704/Yeager-Cycles-drive-to-fight-breast-cancer Yeager's Cycle Sale Inc. is hoping to “outlaw breast cancer” through their 2015 Outlaw Giveaway. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:14:12 EST Learning about Hanukkah http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/50880846/Learning-about-Hanukkah Ashley Sleeper, a first grade teacher at Parkview Elementary School, began teaching her class about Hanukkah Wednesday morning. Mrs. Sleeper along with other first grade teachers at Parkview, Mrs. Klein, Mrs. Hoffa and Miss Cunningham, have been... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:10:16 EST CHS carolers bring cheer http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/50882165/CHS-carolers-bring-cheer Clients from the Center for Human Services Roger Garlich Activity Center arrive at the Pettis County Courthouse to sing Christmas carols for Pettis County Public Administrator Charli Ackerman and her staff Wednesday afternoon. Standing from left are... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:10:10 EST PCAD approves ‘15 budget http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50876858/PCAD-approves-15-budget Some changes are coming for the young Pettis County Ambulance District in the new year, including moving into its new Education Building, updating dispatch services, and beginning the planning stages of a new headquarters. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:28:11 EST Dec. 17 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50874267/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, 16 Dec 2014 19:24:05 EST Democrat welcomes three new employees http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50843493/Democrat-welcomes-three-new-employees The Democrat welcomed a new reporter and two new members of the advertising department in the last month. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:12:07 EST Snowflakes and Sugar Plums http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/50877212/Snowflakes-and-Sugar-Plums Madysen Seelen, 6, left, Isabella Brownfield, 7, and Morgan Wither, 7, practice dancing as Snow Fairies Tuesday evening at Center Stage Academy before a short presentation from an excerpt of “The Nutcracker” ballet. Students ages 5 through... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:08:05 EST S-C student picked for all-state jazz band http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news_education/50875119/S-C-student-picked-for-all-state-jazz-band Smith-Cotton High School junior Patrick Brockenborough was named first chair Honorable Mention All-State Jazz Drum Set on Saturday at the Missouri All-State Band auditions at Hickman High School in Columbia. Several other students had strong showings... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:40:08 EST OATS transportation use up 10 percent in Sedalia http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50870193/OATS-transportation-use-up-10-percent-in-Sedalia The Sedalia City Council learned a little more about the OATS organization during its meeting Monday after a presentation from Midwest Regional Director Tracy Walkup. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 21:14:05 EST Putting on the finishing touches http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photogalleries/50870418/Putting-on-the-finishing-touches Teacher Michael Wright helps Smith-Cotton High School junior Nick Eckstrom cut pieces of wood Monday afternoon for the dresser he's been working on in Wright's Material Processing class. Wright said the students have been working on their... Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:40:16 EST Dec. 16 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50870523/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, 15 Dec 2014 19:38:02 EST Dec. 15 Accident reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50868509/Crash-Reports One injured in crashA Kearney woman suffered moderate injuries in a three-car accident at 12:30 p.m. Saturday in Henry County. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:36:06 EST Community Calendar for Dec. 15 to Dec. 21 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-news/50812990/Community-Calendar-for-Dec.-15-to-Dec.-21 MONDAY10 a.m.: Show-Me Mad Tatters, University Extension Office Conference Room, 1012A Thompson Blvd. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:20:04 EST Council to vote on possible entry sign location http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50857448/Council-to-vote-on-possible-entry-sign-location After approving the purchase of two “welcome” signs for the City of Sedalia earlier this year, the Sedalia City Council will vote on an ordinance regarding the placement of the signs during its meeting today. Sun, 14 Dec 2014 17:23:06 EST Breakfast with the Clauses http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photogalleries/50860371/Breakfast-with-the-Clauses Santa Claus listens to Charli Michaelis, 5, as she tells him her Christmas wishes while Mrs. Claus holds Tynlee Michaelis, 4 months, Saturday morning at Breakfast with the Clauses at Convention Hall, hosted by Sedalia Parks and Recreation. Families... Sun, 14 Dec 2014 10:26:05 EST Smithton District announces new superintendent http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50853657/Smithton-District-announces-new-superintendent As of July 1, 2015, the Smithton School District will have a new superintendent after the Board of Education announced the new hire last week. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 21:15:05 EST Planning at SFCC continues http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50858382/Planning-at-SFCC-continues In contrast to the first public forum's informal discussion, Thursday's meeting for the State Fair Community College master plan focused on a data analysis presentation, including possible plans for expansion. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 21:13:08 EST Filling the night with music http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50856654/Filling-the-night-with-music With accompanist Katie Dake looking on, Director of Vocal Music Chris Kindle leads Cabaret in its performance of “Bethlehem Boy” during Thursday night's winter concert in the Heckart Performing Arts Center at Smith-Cotton High... Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:10:10 EST Dec. 13 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50856392/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, 12 Dec 2014 16:05:09 EST