The Smith-Cotton soccer team won the Class 3 District 13 Championship Thursday night over Grain Valley, 2-1. The S-C Tigers (20-5) will now play the Belton Pirates (19-6, District 14 […]


On Oct. 30, 2014, at approximately 11:51 a.m., Sedalia Police Department Patrol Officers, Detectives with the Criminal Investigations Bureau and Detectives with the Drug Enforcement Unit, responded to 800 West […]


The 2014 farm bill made big changes in the safety net for crop farmers. In the next few months, farmers must choose among several risk management strategies for each farm. […]

Crime Stoppers keeps serving spaghetti

October 30, 2014 Local

Pettis County Crime Stoppers served their annual spaghetti dinner Thursday evening at Parkview Christian Church, 1405 E. 16th Street. The event also included an auction of donated items. Photos by […]

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Soccer Grems grab District 6 title

October 29, 2014 Sports

The Sacred Heart soccer Gremlins took the Class 1, District 6 title after defeating the Stover Bulldogs, 7-0, Wednesday night at Clover Dell Park. The Grems (20-5) move into the […]

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Winter feed costs for the cow herd discussed

October 29, 2014 State

WARSAW – Winter feeding time is fast approaching for many beef producers.  Hay supplies seem adequate and grain prices have fallen to levels not seen for several years.  This should […]

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County Clerk ready for November 4 election

October 29, 2014 Local

By Randy Kirby Managing editor Nick La Strada’s office is well prepared for the Nov. 4 general election by, among other things, testing voting machines and briefing poll works for […]

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