Friday, November 8, 2013


*+-By Randy Kirby Managing editor Smith-Cotton Stadium at Jennie Jaynes Complex, to be located southwest of the high school building, came one step closer to reality Friday after ground was […]


*+-World renowned pianist and ragtime performer Jeff Barnhart gave an outstanding solo concert at the Liberty Center, 111, W. Fifth Street, on Friday, Nov. 8. The event was a musical […]


*+-Crossroads Hospice recognized about a dozen of veterans for their service to the country in a patriotic ceremony at the Sylvia G. Thompson Residence Center and Rest Haven Convalescent Home, […]

Joplin Store receives official opening ceremony

November 8, 2013 Local

*+-Sedalia Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, Sedalia Mayor Elaine Horn, Pettis County Presiding Commissioner John Meehan, Scott Joplin Foundation Board members including Donal Buckner, and Joplin Festival performers Jeff and […]

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Taylor named SBW Woman of the Year 2013

November 8, 2013 Local
Laura Taylor

*+-By Randy Kirby Managing editor Laura Taylor was named the Sedalia Business Women’s Woman of the Year for 2013-2014, and she was obviously surprised when she walked into the upstairs […]

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Florence Sue Sanders

November 8, 2013 Obituaries
Florence Sanders

*+-Florence Sue Sanders, 71, of Sedalia, died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 at University Hospital, Columbia. Arrangements are pending at Rea Funeral Chapel, Sedalia.

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Local 1004 reach agreement with Pittsburgh Corning Corporation

November 8, 2013 Business

*+-The United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Worker’s International Union including its Local 1004 and Pittsburgh Corning Corporation reached a new labor agreement on […]

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