Monday, January 13, 2014


Spring weigh-in is right around the corner. Sometimes these projects can be a financial burden until the livestock is sold after the fair. FSA offers Youth Loans that can help […]

Duke Paxton

January 13, 2014

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Duke Paxton, 62, of rural Cole Camp, died on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at his home. He was born on Dec. 20, 1951, in St. Louis, a son of Harry […]


The Cole Camp Bluebirds won the consolation game at the Stover Tournament on Saturday, 47-27. Score by quarters: Cole Camp (8-4)15-8-6-18=47. Holden 9-7-8-3=27. Kalenna Logan had 20 points, Meghan Pitts […]

Vikings score 59-20 win over Wentworth

January 13, 2014 Sports

The La Monte Vikings handily defeated Wentworth Military Academy, 59-20, on Homecoming night at La Monte R-4. Photos by Dan Hickman, Sedalia News Journal.      

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Smithton Jr, Sr. High honor rolls released

January 13, 2014 Student

Smithton Jr. High and High School Honor Roll for the 2013-2014 Fall Semester Superior Honor Roll 7th Grade: Hannah Eisenbarth, Jenna Snapp, 8th grade: Eric Culp, Tori Klein, Paige Newton, […]

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La Monte R-4 releases honor roll, perfect attendance lists

January 13, 2014 Student

La Monte 2nd Quarter Honor Roll A Honor Roll 7th grade – Duane Aslin, Cole Cave, Alicia Davis, Gavin Johnson, Trenton Johnson, Emma Lazenby, Sandra Lopez, Zachary Weber 8th grade […]

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S-C speech & debate team competes at Lexington

January 13, 2014 Student

The Smith-Cotton Speech and Debate team competed at Lexington this past weekend and Kylar McNeal, junior, placed first in Prose and 7seventh in Extemporaneous Speaking. Darby Simon, sophomore, placed fourth […]

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