Wednesday, February 20, 2013


The Smith-Cotton High School Mid-Year Art Exhibition is under way at the Liberty Center, 111 W. Fifth Street, with over 200 pieces on display. A public reception was held Wednesday […]

Esperanza Ficarra

February 20, 2013

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Esperanza Ficarra

Esperanza Ficarra, 82, of Sedalia, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013 at Bothwell Regional Health Center. She was born on Jan. 19, 1931, in Kahuku, Hawaii, a daughter of Condrada Taitin-Mortos. On […]


Cole Camp R-1 senior Brendan Rusk signs a Letter of Intent to play college baseball at Central Methodist University on Monday, February 18. In the picture are (seated. left to right): […]

SFCC men fall at Iowa Western

February 20, 2013 Roundup

The State Fair Community College Roadrunners lost 79-67 to the Iowa Western Community College Reivers Tuesday night in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Kenny Chery led SFF, 20-8, with 24 points and […]

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Stover closes out season

February 20, 2013 Roundup

The Stover Bulldogs’ season came to an end with a 51-4 loss to Linn Tuesday night in the Class 2 District 8 Tournament at Russellville. Garrett Goetz led Stover, 7-19, […]

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Program seeks new participants

February 20, 2013 Local

The Food Bank’s Adopt A. Buddy program is seeking participants, noting that 4,080 children in Pettis County, or 62 percent, qualify for free and reduced price meals at school. A […]

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Women’s Democrat Meeting noted for February

February 20, 2013 Club

Women’s Democrat Meeting February 19th, 2013 The February Women’s Democrat Meeting was held at Best Western. President Jane Kelley was absent. First Vice President, Pam Doane opened the business meeting […]

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