Sedalia Democrat- RSS NEWS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:11:18 EST 1800 Residents displaced after apartment complex fire http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50756676/Residents-displaced-after-apartment-complex-fire With the holiday season well underway, the residents of nine apartments will be spending Thanksgiving in places ranging from hotels, friends and family's homes, to new apartments after a fire damaged their homes last Tuesday night. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:38:08 EST Sweet treats for a good cause http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photogalleries/50756974/Sweet-treats-for-a-good-cause Elle Wasson Duggan, left, and Karen Hunt Edwards make their way down the tables filled with live auction items as they stop to admire the chocolate strawberry tree created by local attorney Kim Tanner at the Celebrity Dessert Auction on Tuesday at... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:13:06 EST Nov. 26 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50752737/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, 25 Nov 2014 17:28:08 EST Nov. 26 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50752740/Crash-Reports Columbia man injured in crashA Columbia man sustained minor injuries during a single-vehicle accident at 5:40 p.m. Monday in Benton County. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:39:07 EST Community center named for resident http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50747292/Community-center-named-for-resident The community center at the Read Center Apartments now has a new name in honor of a resident who helped get the project started. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:57:10 EST Child Safe dessert auction set for tonight http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50746528/Child-Safe-dessert-auction-set-for-tonight Old rivalries return, new ones may be born and the gooseberry pie will go to the highest bidder today as Pettis County bakers ply their craft in support of Child Safe of Central Missouri Inc. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:37:07 EST LIVESTOCK MARKET REPORTS http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/business-news-news_agricultural/50707128/LIVESTOCK-MARKET-REPORTS Sedalia-Central Missouri Sales CompanyCattle Auction Report for Nov. 17 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:01:06 EST Nov. 25 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50742130/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, 24 Nov 2014 15:51:06 EST Nov. 25 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50745722/Crash-Reports Knob Noster man injuredA Knob Noster man sustained moderate injuries after a single-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon in Johnson County. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:22:05 EST SFCC, CMU partner to offer free student counseling http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50742753/SFCC-CMU-partner-to-offer-free-student-counseling State Fair Community College students will now have more access to free counseling on the Sedalia campus, thanks to a partnership with Central Methodist University. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:13:21 EST A magical walk among the pines http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/50738619/A-magical-walk-among-the-pines LA MONTE — Bedtime stories of woodland creatures, told by Danny Whitfield, of La Monte, first to his daughter as a child and then to his grandchildren has began a life of its own with the opening of the Luther & Loxy in the Pines, Christmas Tree... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:09:07 EST Heckart hosts Wreath of Remembrance http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50742648/Heckart-hosts-Wreath-of-Remembrance Sue Heckart, owner and president of Heckart Funeral Home, pays tribute to the late Fred Biggs, a longtime friend and employee, during the annual Wreath of Remembrance Dedication on Sunday afternoon at the funeral home. Biggs, who began working at the... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:40:07 EST Nov. 24 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50742139/Crash-Reports Man arrested after crashA Sibley man was arrested in Henry County after a single-vehicle accident Friday morning. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:12:08 EST Community Calendar for Nov. 24 to Nov. 30 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-news/50732329/Community-Calendar-for-Nov.-24-to-Nov.-30 MONDAY10 a.m.: Show-Me Mad Tatters, University Extension Office Conference Room, 1012A Thompson Blvd. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:33:04 EST Area economic development continues to improve http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50733549/Area-economic-development-continues-to-improve The Sedalia City Council heard the Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County annual report during its meeting Monday, and Executive Director Linda Christle reported several positive developments. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:36:09 EST Three Sedalia residents arrested on drug charges http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50733085/Three-Sedalia-residents-arrested-on-drug-charges Three Sedalia residents were arrested Thursday morning on drug possession charges after Sedalia Police Department officers served a search warrant at the residence of one of the suspects. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:30:13 EST Sedalia woman arrested on drug charges http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50733229/Sedalia-woman-arrested-on-drug-charges A Sedalia woman was arrested at her residence on several drug charges Thursday afternoon. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:30:09 EST Holy Cross 150 years strong http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/50723608/Holy-Cross-150-years-strong EMMA — Through several wars and the highs and lows of life, Holy Cross Lutheran Church has survived in the small community of Emma, a German immigrant town, for 150 years. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:28:14 EST Nov. 22-23 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50732886/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, 21 Nov 2014 15:58:16 EST Nov. 22-23 Birthdays http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-birthdays-community-news/50701947/BIRTHDAYS BlainDorothy Blain will observe her 83rd birthday Nov. 27.She was born Nov. 27, 1931, in Sedalia.Dorothy was married to the late John Blain. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:16:08 EST