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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