By Kyle Siegel Staff writer This past Monday, the Sedalia City Council approved and accepted an ordinance between the City of Sedalia and Lehman Construction for the emergency repair of […]


Construction on the Pettis County Ambulance District’s new Education Building is ongoing and on budget, according to the PCAD. The approximately 4,000-square-foot building, located across the street from PCAD Headquarters […]


Smith-Cotton senior Abby Knight signed a letter of intent to play volleyball for the Eastern Illinois Lady Panthers, a Division 1 school, during a brief signing ceremony held Wednesday, Nov. […]

No mail delivery, retail services at Post Offices on Thanksgiving

November 19, 2014 National

ST LOUIS — Retail services Post Offices across Central and Northeast Missouri and Central and Southern Illinois will be closed on Thursday, November 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Regularly scheduled […]

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Lady Tiger Dove to play volleyball for WWU Lady Owls

November 19, 2014 Sports

By Randy Kirby Managing editor Green Ridge senior Libby Dove signed a letter of intent to play volleyball for William Woods University on Tuesday afternoon. Dove, 18, told the Observer […]

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Former Tigers coach Johnson to receive Martel Award

November 19, 2014 Roundup

Mark Johnson, who led the Smith-Cotton Tigers football program for 15 years, will be honored Dec. 5 with the Phil Martel Award by the Missouri Football Coaches Association (MFCA). According […]

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Tree of Stars makes holidays brighter for vets

November 18, 2014 State

WARRENSBURG – Missouri Veterans Home Warrensburg’s annual “Tree of Stars” is an opportunity for individuals and organizations to partner with the Veterans Assistance League to make the holidays a little […]

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