Monday, February 4, 2013


*+-By Randy Kirby Managing editor Pettis County Public Administrator Charli Ackerman is currently promoting the 10th annual “Helping Hearts” fund-raiser to assist her roughly 150 clients with unplanned expenses throughout […]


*+-The Smith-Cotton Junior High Lady Tigers won their own tournament with a 31-22 win over Warrensburg in the championship game Saturday. Jessica Coble scored 18 points for the S-C Junior […]

Geraldine Rae Hall

February 4, 2013

in Obituaries

*+-Geraldine Rae Hall, 63, of Stover, died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, at University Hospital in Columbia. She was born Jan. 27, 1950, in Kansas City, Mo., daughter of William and […]

Dancing with fashion in mind at Cupid’s Ball

February 4, 2013 Local

*+-The 16th annual Cupid’s Ball, with the theme, Passport to Fashion, was held last Saturday night at Smith-Cotton High School, 2010 Tiger Pride Blvd. The sellout event, which was organized […]

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La Monte R-4 students participate in S-C Math Contest

February 4, 2013 Student
Fifteen La Monte Math Team members competed at S-C on Jan. 26.

*+-La Monte R-4 math students competed at the Smith-Cotton High School Math Contest on Jan. 26 with the following results: Jessica Reynolds took second in Algebra 11. Erin Warner took […]

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Sacred Heart scores season-high 66 points

February 4, 2013 Sports

*+-By Mike Phillips Contributing sportswriter It’s been a long and struggling season offensively for the Sacred Heart Lady Gremlins. However, everything came together for the Lady Gremlins Saturday morning in […]

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Lawrence Ellis Collins

February 4, 2013 Obituaries
Larry Collins

*+-Lawrence Ellis Collins, 66, of Smithton, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at University of Missouri Hospital, Columbia. He was born on Feb. 15, 1946, at Sedalia, a son of Andrew […]

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