In the final Smith-Cotton track meet at Jennie Jaynes Stadium on Tuesaday, the boys team took first place in a field of 12 teams and the girls squad tied for […]


The American Council for Construction Education (ACCE) announces the renewal of accreditation for the Construction Technology program at State Fair Community College. The program underwent rigorous evaluation by a team […]


Jefferson City  — Secretary of State Jason Kander recently welcomed students from La Monte R-IV Elementary to Civil War Archives Alive!, an educational program offered annually by the Missouri State […]

Wild turkey habitat management workshop offered in Saline County

April 23, 2014 State

SWEET SPRINGS — Because 93 percent of Missouri land is privately owned, landowners play a critical role in habitat management that benefits wild turkeys. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) […]

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Moberly man indicted for counterfeiting

April 23, 2014 National

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a Moberly, Mo., man was indicted by a federal grand jury today for […]

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Former Mayor Horn reflects on her time in office

April 23, 2014 Local

By Kyle Siegel Staff writer This past Monday, Weekly Observer staff had a chance to speak with outgoing Sedalia Mayor Elaine Horn about her time in office as mayor of […]

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Council welcomes new members & mayor

April 23, 2014 Local

By Kyle Siegel Staff writer The Sedalia City Council met this past Monday evening where a new Mayor and several council members were sworn into office. Newly elected Mayor Stephen […]

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