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UPDATE: Johnson County woman admitted to husband’s murder

UPDATE: Johnson County woman admitted to husband’s murder

JOHNSON COUNTY — A Knob Noster woman arrested this weekend in connection with her husband’s murder admitted to the crime, court documents ...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


Rookie Reporter: Smith-Cotton to host annual Big Band Dance

Rookie Reporter: Smith-Cotton to host annual Big Band Dance

With the end of the school year around the corner the Smith-Cotton jazz band has been busy practicing and planning to end this school year with a big ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Parkview Elementary teacher Kylie Harness wins state teaching award

Parkview Elementary teacher Kylie Harness wins state teaching award

Many individuals who enter the field of education do so because they have a strong desire to help children grow and learn.Kylie Harness, a kindergarte...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Sedalia man arrested for DWI

Sedalia man arrested for DWI

Sedalia man arrested for DWIA Sedalia man was arrested for driving while intoxicated after a single-vehicle accident at 1:05 a.m. Monday in Pettis Cou...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


April 24 Police Reports

April 24 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 cont...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Man hurt in Saline crash

Man hurt in Saline crash

A Sweet Springs man was injured in a two-vehicle accident at 10:35 a.m. Saturday in Saline County.According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report,...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Lady Tigers runner-up at S-C Tournament

Lady Tigers runner-up at S-C Tournament

Lady Tigers soccer got one of each result at the Smith-Cotton Tournament on Friday and Saturday at Heckart Pitch at Tiger Stadium in Sedalia.S-C opene...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Tipton boys, Cole Camp girls win conference track and field meet

Tipton boys, Cole Camp girls win conference track and field meet

Tipton’s boys and Cole Camp’s girls won the high school Kaysinger Conference Track and Field Meet, while the junior high Bluebirds swept t...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Kaysinger track and field play for conference

Kaysinger track and field play for conference

The Kaysinger Conference High School and Junior High Track and Field took place Friday, April 21 in at Morgan County R-II School in Versailles.Full re...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


I like fishing for ‘ordinary’ blue catfish

I like fishing for ‘ordinary’ blue catfish

If you’ve been blessed by a double dose of derring-do and don’t mind starting riots, stick your head into a room — preferably a barr...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Quick Hits, April 21

Stover tops field at home invitationalThe Stover Bulldogs golf team defended the Rollings Hills Country Club in Versailles at the Stover Invitational,...

April 20th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


Fairfax anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Emmett Fairfax will celebrate their 63rd anniversary April 25.Alice Risler and Emmett Fairfax were married April 23, 1954, at the First U...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Lauron birthday

Lauron birthday

Caridad Lauron will observe her 89th birthday April 16.She was born April 16, 1928, in the Philippines.Caridad was married to the late Reynaldo Bregan...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Poteet birth announcement

Poteet birth announcement

Jerry and Theresa Poteet became the parents of a daughter, Isobel Rose Poteet, born March 30, 2017, at Bothwell Regional Health Center. She weighed 9 ...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Birthdays

Birthdays

BrockschmidtEmma Brockschmidt will observe her 99th birthday April 10.Emma was born April 10, 1918, in Ionia.She was married to the late Albert Brocks...

April 7th, 2017 updated: April 9th, 2017. |  


Marriage licenses

Marriage licenses

Pettis County Recorder of Deeds Barbara Clevenger recently issued marriage licenses to:Kenneth Ray Hostetler, 22, of Otterville to Sharla Ann Eigsti, ...

April 7th, 2017 updated: April 7th, 2017. |  


OPINION


The Wolf Hunter of Sedalia

The Wolf Hunter of Sedalia

A note from Jack: Most of the people we meet as kids do not stick in our memories, especially those who are not members of our family or close friends...

April 21st, 2017 |  


The evolution of media consumption

The evolution of media consumption

The changing landscape of media consumption is pretty fascinating.The concept of “binge watching” escapes me. It’s not that I don...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Sedalia should strive to better use its assets

Sedalia should strive to better use its assets

There are kind of a lot of city committees these days and many of them seem to operate in relative obscurity at least when compared to the Sedalia Ren...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Auditor tackles taxation districts

Self-dealing. Conflicts of interest. Taxation without representation.Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway pointed to all those problems this week in a sca...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Mysterious death at the Atlantic Hotel

Mysterious death at the Atlantic Hotel

During the later decades of the 19th century, Sedalia was known for the crimes committed here. Gambling and prostitution were rife, as were theft and ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Thank you for effort

Thank you for effort

Thank you to the many community members and companies who supported Building Strong Futures at State Fair Community College. I greatly appreciate all ...

April 17th, 2017 |  


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