The La Monte Lady Vikings took first place in the Class 1, District 15 Tournament Wednesday after defeating the Northwest Lady Mustangs, 3-1, in seven innings. The Lady Viking are […]


Area high school (and SFCC) graduations scheduled for May include the following ceremonies: Applewood – Saturday, May 9 at 1 p.m. Otterville – Saturday, May 9 at 6 p.m. Pilot […]


State Fair Community College Roadrunners Assistant Coach Josh Sash has been named assistant basketball coach at Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa, Iowa. He helped SFCC to an 89-63 record […]

Observations: Story of captivity seen as shocking in Sedalia

May 6, 2015 Local

By Pete Daniels Consulting editor That bizarre and terrible things can happen virtually anywhere became more than apparent recently when Sedalians learned of the man who evidently kept a woman […]

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Smithton Tigers win final home game, 16-6, over Vikings

May 6, 2015 Sports

The Smithton boys defeated the La Monte Vikings, 16-6, in five innings Tuesday evening at home in the Tiger’s final game of the regular season. La Monte has two games […]

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Harrison named CWU’s ‘Valiant Woman’

May 6, 2015 Local

Patsy Harrison was named Church Women United’s “Valiant Woman” for 2015 at their May Friendship Day meeting held Friday, May 1 at First United Methodist Church Celebration Center, 1701 W. […]

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University of Missouri Extension Centennial Month

May 6, 2015 Local

Pettis County Extension was honored with a proclamation signing ceremony on Wednesday morning at the Pettis County Commissioners’ Chambers at the Pettis County Courthouse. The month of May is University […]

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