NEWS


5:59 pm |    
Stover man arrested for DWI
Sedalia City Council to hear downtown Sedalia report

Sedalia City Council to hear downtown Sedalia report

The Sedalia City Council is in for a short meeting tonight, focused on downtown Sedalia, public works projects and a possible retail relocation.During...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Accident injures three Saturday on Broadway

Accident injures three Saturday on Broadway

A member of the Sedalia Fire Department directs traffic around a three vehicle accident at 11:45 a.m. Saturday. The accident on West Broadway Boulevar...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Annual Sedalia Christmas Parade brings crowds, winners

Annual Sedalia Christmas Parade brings crowds, winners

Sedalia Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Angie Thomas said the 2016 Christmas Parade results are as follows:Cars, Restored/Original Vehicle...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Portion of 20th Street to close Monday

Portion of 20th Street to close Monday

The City of Sedalia’s contractor will close 20th Street from South Beacon Avenue to South Warren Avenue to through traffic to allow for work on ...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Giving behind the scenes

Giving behind the scenes

An area businessman, who wishes to remain anonymous, would like to help area families and people in need this holiday season with a cash donation of $...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Dec. 3 Police Reports

Dec. 3 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...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Grupe selected for All-State football 2nd team

Grupe selected for All-State football 2nd team

Senior kicker Blake Grupe leads the post-season honors for Smith-Cotton Tigers football players.Grupe was selected All-State Second Team and made the ...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Prep Roundup, Dec. 5

HIGH SCHOOLBOYS BASKETBALLSacred Heart 78, Camdenton 57The Gremlins won its fifth-place matchup in the Marshall Tournament 78-57 Saturday over Camdent...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Prep Roundup, Dec. 3

HIGH SCHOOLBOYS BASKETBALLLATE THURSDAY RESULTSLincoln 65, Cole Camp 53Mason Sanders had 16 points and six rebounds in a 65-53 Lincoln victory over Co...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Sacred Heart topples Kirksville in Marshall Tournament

Sacred Heart topples Kirksville in Marshall Tournament

The passes, sets and offense were not sharp for Sacred Heart, and its lead melted at a concerning pace late against Kirksville in a 63-58 victory Frid...

December 2nd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |  


The good old days then and now

The good old days then and now

I suppose it’s possible that there’s a person over the age of 50 who’s never started a sentence with “back in the good old day...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Prep Roundup, Dec. 1

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALLButler 56, Cole Camp 40Butler outscored Cole Camp 36-11 in the second and third quarters en route to a 56-40 win at he War...

November 30th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA - PHOTO STORE



LIFE


5:45 pm
Updated: 5:45 pm. |    
Spalding-McKinney engagement

LammTech Presents ‘A Christmas Carol,’ gives hope

The holiday tradition continues as LammTech partners with the Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre for the third year in a row. Charles Dickens’ “A C...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


SFCC to present holiday concerts Dec. 9-10

The State Fair Community College Music Arts program invites the community to its 2016 holiday music concerts at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 9-10 in the Stauffacher...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


New Sedalia Visual Art Association show opens

New Sedalia Visual Art Association show opens

New works by two Sedalia Visual Art Association members were installed Friday at the Municipal Building featuring oils, pastels and book illustrations...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


MARRIAGE LICENSES

Pettis County Recorder of Deeds Barbara Clevenger recently issued marriage licenses to:Daniel Allan Nichols, 36, and Renee Lynn Nasser, 24, both of Co...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Todd Oliver and his talking dog visit Parkview Elementary

Todd Oliver and his talking dog visit Parkview Elementary

Parkview Elementary students had a few special guests at school Wednesday afternoon — comedian and ventriloquist Todd Oliver and his friends, Jo...

November 30th, 2016 |  


OPINION


7:44 pm |    
A long run at living
7:23 pm |    
Do your part to recycle
Railroad safety was concern in Sedalia

Railroad safety was concern in Sedalia

In the 19th century when railroads were being developed, many feared the new technology was dangerous. Anti-railroad propagandists in Philadelphia pla...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Calling all strange sightings

Calling all strange sightings

I strive each day to live my life and write my columns based on the best facts available. I try to work through problems logically. But despite that I...

November 29th, 2016 |  


That age thing

That age thing

Once again I am forced to write about the age thing. This time I have been prompted by a news story I read in an old magazine about a woman who was st...

November 25th, 2016 |  


Thanksgiving is a time for families to reflect

Thanksgiving is a time for families to reflect

A few days ago, my Aunt Susie posted on Facebook a photo taken by my grandfather, the family shutterbug, on Thanksgiving Day, 1960. I was seven years ...

November 25th, 2016 |  


As world changes, so does fame

As world changes, so does fame

You know, 2016 can dial it back any minute now.We awakened Friday to learn that actress Florence Henderson, who played mom Carol Brady on the ’7...

November 25th, 2016 |  


Understanding ‘castle doctrine’ law

In Missouri, the crime of tampering with a motor vehicle currently is a Class C felony, carrying a sentence of three to 10 years in prison, though it&...

November 25th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA