Sedalia Democrat- RSS NEWS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:15:22 EST 1800 Work continues at S-C infill area http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/151511701/Work-continues-at-S-C-infill-area Sedalia School District 200 Maintenance Craftsman Earl Rasa attaches clips to the electrical conduit in the infill area at Smith-Cotton High School on Monday. Rasa said district crews have been working on running electrical conduit recently, and once... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:36:42 EST School board votes to approve summer school plan http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/151513474/School-board-votes-to-approve-summer-school-plan The Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education heard a report at Monday's meeting regarding changes to the district's summer school program. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:31:41 EST Health Center starts new coalition http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/151511688/Health-Center-starts-new-coalition In an effort to further help protect local families against preventable injuries, the Pettis County Health Center has announced the creation of the Safe Kids Coalition of West Central Missouri. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:51:41 EST Jan. 27 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/151502186/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, 26 Jan 2015 18:36:41 EST It was a grand night for pie http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/151507453/It-was-a-grand-night-for-pie There was an audible buzz in the air at the Pork Place on the Missouri State Fairgrounds Saturday evening when the auctioneer closed the bidding on the Grand Champion pie — a record breaking buzz. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 18:06:41 EST Pies support youth in Ag http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/151482884/Pies-support-youth-in-Ag Lilly Soendker, 10, delivers her pie, “Lilly's Blueberry-Peach Pie,” Saturday afternoon at the Pork Place on the Missouri State Fairgrounds for the Central Missouri Ag Club's 11th annual Pie Contest. Behind Lilly is her... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 17:11:41 EST Lending a hand at the Senior Center http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/151472928/Lending-a-hand-at-the-Senior-Center A Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri members watches a game of cards at the Sedalia Senior Center. As part of a special project on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, several members spent some time at the Senior Center, eating and visiting with the... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:46:41 EST Jan. 26 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/151490199/Crash-Reports Holts Summit man killed in crashA Holts Summit man was killed after a two-vehicle accident at 10:25 a.m. Friday in Moniteau County. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:26:41 EST School board to hear summer school proposal http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/151483250/School-board-to-hear-summer-school-proposal The Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education will hear information about the District's summer school program at tonight's meeting. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:06:41 EST Jan. 26 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/151489516/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. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:41:41 EST Community Calendar for Jan. 26 to Feb. 1 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-news/151464970/Community-Calendar-for-Jan.-26-to-Feb.-1 MONDAY9:30 a.m.: Church Women United will have their board meeting at Broadway Presbyterian Church 209 W. Broadway Blvd. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 10:46:41 EST Meet the Healthy U Class of 2015 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/151454569/Meet-the-Healthy-U-Class-of-2015 John BatesAge: 29Hometown: SedaliaStarting Weight: 317.4Why?: “Bob Satnan is a friend of a friend, and I knew he had done (Healthy U) and lost a ton of weight.” Fri, 23 Jan 2015 23:36:43 EST United Way names new director http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/151474693/United-Way-names-new-director The Sedalia-Pettis County United Way has officially announced the hiring of Staci Harrison as its new executive director. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:36:43 EST Kitchen celebrates 100 years http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/151475158/Kitchen-celebrates-100-years The Sedalia Senior Bowling League gathered for a special occasion on Friday, other than a game of bowling — they were celebrating friend and bowler Virgil Kitchen's 100th birthday. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:36:41 EST Preview Day provides needed information for students http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/151472901/Preview-Day-provides-needed-information-for-students Both President Barack Obama in his State of the Union address and Gov. Jay Nixon in Wednesday's State of the State speech addressed the importance and need of making college tuition more affordable for those wishing to obtain a post-secondary... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:21:41 EST Boy Scouts camp in cold for a cause http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/151471007/Boy-Scouts-camp-in-cold-for-a-cause Boy Scout Troop 54 and Cub Scout Pack 54 begin preparing to spend the night Friday evening on the north Walmart parking lot in order to collect non-perishable items for the Community Cafe. From left, Scouts Peter Reinkemeyer, 16, Caleb Johnson, 16,... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:11:41 EST Jan. 24-25 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/151474025/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, 23 Jan 2015 18:01:41 EST White-Porter engagement http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-engagements/151381433/White-Porter Martin Douglas and Barbara Jo White, of Sedalia, announce the engagement of their daughter Brooke Ashley White, of Lenexa, Kan., to Bryce Joesph Porter, of Lenexa, Kan. He is the son of Phillip Eugene and Janice Anita Porter, of Roeland Park,... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:16:43 EST Jan. 23-24 Birthdays http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-birthdays-community-news/151382172/BIRTHDAYS BrownJaqueline Brown will observe her 83rd birthday Jan. 26.She was born Jan. 26, 1932, in Schushing, Okla.Jaqueline was married to the late Morris “Brownie” Brown. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:16:41 EST UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI Dean’s List http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news_education/151379112/UNIVERSITY-OF-MISSOURI-Deans-List COLUMBIA- — The following students were recently named to the University of Missouri fall semester Dean's List.Pettis County Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:36:42 EST