By order of the Governor, all flags at all State and government offices will be flown at half-staff, in Webster County only, on Wednesday, April 1, 2015, from sunrise until […]


Four concerts were announced today by Missouri State Fair Director Mark Wolfe, adding a mix of sixties and seventies rock, country and contemporary Christian music to this year’s State Fair, […]


The Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri raised nearly $400 through its Easter HoneyBaked Ham fund-raiser, which ended this week. “The Easter HoneyBaked Ham fund-raiser was a great […]

Observations: ‘Smart’ interstate: Is that next for us?

March 31, 2015 Local

They call it “infrastructure” and, whenever that word is mentioned, it usually refers to the country’s roadways. That and bridges. Both, from what we are told and have seen, are […]

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Animal shelter work to begin soon

March 31, 2015 Local

Sue Heckart, Chairman of the Heckart Family Foundation, announces work on the new animal shelter site to begin. Work is scheduled to begin this Spring on the Sedalia Animal Shelter. […]

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Elevated fire danger alert issued for Pettis

March 31, 2015 National

The National Weather Service has issued a special weather statement noting an Elevated Fire Danger this afternoon for 37 Missouri counties, including Pettis. Temperatures are in the lower 70s now, […]

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S-C boys take third in golf quad

March 31, 2015 Sports

The Smith-Cotton golf team took third place in a quad meet hosted by S-C on Monday at the Sedalia Country Club. First place was Warrensburg. Second place was Jeff City. […]

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