May 2013


FAYETTE, MO (05/31/2013)(readMedia)– Central Methodist University has announced it’s Academic Achievement Award recipients for the Spring 2013 term, and it includes students from the area. To earn such recognition from […]

SmithtonQuarter Students2013

The Smithton Students of the Quarter for fourth quarter 2013 have been named. From left to right: (Andrew Frazee -7th grade, Kali Smith -10th grade, Spencer Moore – 8th grade, […]


By Randy Kirby Managing editor Krystle Marquess, 26, an eight-year employee of Sedalia McDonald’s with three children, was surprised with a 2005 Pontiac Montana van after being selected as the […]

Quisenberry Bridge reopens

May 31, 2013 Local

On Monday, the Pettis County Commission will review speed limit regulations for the new Quisenberry Bridge, located west of Sedalia that was reopened on Tuesday. The new two-lane bridge is […]

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40 & 8 moves to larger facility

May 31, 2013 Club

After several years of holding monthly meetings at the VFW Hall, the 40 & 8 recently voted to relocate to a slightly larger facility. Beginning June 20, meetings will be […]

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Testing days moved to Mondays at health center

May 31, 2013 Local

The Pettis County Health Center, 911 E. 16th Street, has altered its Wellness Screening schedule from the first and third Tuesday to the first and third Monday of the month, […]

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Diverse habitats attract unique birds to Perry Conservation Area

May 31, 2013 State
Swallowtail Butterfly

Sweet Springs – Some birds prefer wetlands, others the forest, while Missouri’s pre-settlement prairie heritage makes some feathered flyers prefer open fields. All those habitats are present at the Ralph […]

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