Sedalia Democrat- RSS NEWS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS Fri, 6 Mar 2015 21:43:17 EST 1800 CASA advocate nominated for award http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/152228280/CASA-advocate-nominated-for-award The job of a domestic and sexual abuse victim advocate can often go unnoticed or un-thanked, but one local advocate has received some much-deserved praise. Fri, 6 Mar 2015 20:11:41 EST UCM presents The Mayhem Poets http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152228809/UCM-presents-The-Mayhem-Poets WARRENSBURG — The Performing Arts Series at the University of Central Missouri presents The Mayhem Poets at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in Hendricks Hall. The presentation is part of the PAS Guest Artist Series. Fri, 6 Mar 2015 18:11:44 EST March 7-8 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152222669/Crash-Reports La Monte woman injured in crashA La Monte woman sustained moderate injuries in a two-vehicle accident at 6:56 p.m. Thursday in Johnson County. Fri, 6 Mar 2015 18:11:43 EST Benefit auction to help with WWII exhibit http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152195871/Benefit-auction-to-help-with-WWII-exhibit Harvey Griffitt, the son of late World War II veteran Cpl. Marion Griffitt, is seeking auction items that will help fund a Saline County World War II exhibit scheduled to open at the Nicholas Beazley Aviation Museum in the Martin Community Center in... Fri, 6 Mar 2015 18:11:42 EST March 7-8 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/152221385/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, 6 Mar 2015 18:11:41 EST ‘Spring forward’ Sunday with clocks, smoke detectors http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/152218955/Spring-forward-Sunday-with-clocks-smoke-detectors Spring forward. Fall back. It's a routine each year. But it still can be confusing and we still need reminders. Fri, 6 Mar 2015 17:41:41 EST Mornings with moms at Skyline http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152223159/Mornings-with-moms-at-Skyline Thelma Frankum, left, and her son, Nolan, carefully make their decisions at Skyline Elementary early Friday morning at the Mornings with Mom breakfast sponsored by the Skyline PTA. The event is hosted each year in conjunction with the book fair. Nolan... Fri, 6 Mar 2015 16:56:41 EST Humphreys anniversary http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/anniversaries-announcements-community-news/152194232/Humphreys-anniversary The Rev. Robert and Shirley Humphreys will celebrate their 64th wedding anniversary with a card shower in Sedalia. The couple will celebrate with a card shower on March 9 instead of an open reception due to the Rev. Humphreys's... Fri, 6 Mar 2015 16:36:41 EST SFCC to host choir, band concerts http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news-news_education/152223603/SFCC-to-host-choir-band-concerts State Fair Community College Chamber Choir members rehearse last week in preparation for upcoming concerts in celebration of Music in Our Schools Month. The evening of music will include the Chamber Choir, Jazz Choir and Jazz Band. Selections will... Fri, 6 Mar 2015 16:31:42 EST Recognizing outstanding talent http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-news_education-photogalleries/152222630/Recognizing-outstanding-talent There is a common thread that ties all good educators together. It may not be apparent, especially if it is done right, but it is the unselfish willingness to put the needs of their students before themselves and to take the extra steps to help those... Fri, 6 Mar 2015 16:26:41 EST ‘Why are Christians so…’ http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/lifestyle-religion-news/152216145/Why-are-Christians-so I've got an experiment for you: Next time you are at your computer (or tablet or smart phone or whatever) open up the Internet, bring up a search engine, and start typing, “Why are Christians so…” and see what happens. A lot of... Fri, 6 Mar 2015 13:56:41 EST March 7-8 Birthdays http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/birthdays-news/152107530/BIRTHDAYS VaughanMartha Vaughan will observe her 92nd birthday March 9.She was born March 9, 1923, in Clarksburg.Martha was married to the late Lester Vaughan.Martha was a housewife. Fri, 6 Mar 2015 13:51:45 EST Rader anniversary http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/anniversaries-community-news/152152464/Rader-anniversary Mr. and Mrs. Bill Rader observed their 50th wedding anniversary March 6.Deana Black and Bill Rader were married in Tonganoxie, Kan. on March 6, 1965. Fri, 6 Mar 2015 13:51:44 EST Hartman-Glenn wedding http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-weddings/152150484/Hartman-Glenn-wedding Katie Hartman and Tyler Glenn, both of Sedalia, were married at 3 p.m. Oct. 11, 2014, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Sedalia. The bride is the daughter of Donald and Paula Hartman, of Sedalia. The groom is the son of Kerry and Cathy Glenn, of... Fri, 6 Mar 2015 13:51:42 EST Hands, hearts and mustaches at Washington http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/152202800/Hands-hearts-and-mustaches-at-Washington The students at Washington Elementary School recently devoted a week of school to the “Great Kindness Challenge.” Designed to be five days of completing as many acts of kindness as possible, the students discovered that kindness... Fri, 6 Mar 2015 17:16:42 EST Several park projects on horizon http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152210691/Several-park-projects-on-horizon While the Fiscal Year 2016 budget for the Sedalia Parks and Recreation Department is largely the same as Fiscal Year 2015, there are several new projects in the works for the upcoming year. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 20:26:41 EST Choirs descend on Sedalia http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/152197690/Choirs-descend-on-Sedalia They combine a number of skills and talents every time they hit the stage — musicality, drama and theater, enthusiasm, dancing, athleticism. Then there is commitment, dependability, hard work, and teamwork. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:36:43 EST First Friday: From the Missouri to the Pacific and back http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152209294/First-Friday:-From-the-Missouri-to-the-Pacific-and-back History will once again come alive at the Katy Depot today with the resumption of the First Friday lecture series. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:26:41 EST March 6 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152207914/Crash-Reports Sedalia woman injured in local crashA Sedalia woman was injured in a two-vehicle accident at 3:14 p.m. Wednesday near the intersection of U.S. Highway 50 and South Hancock Avenue. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 17:26:42 EST March 6 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/152201596/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. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 17:16:41 EST