Monday, March 17, 2014


*+-Katy Trail Volunteers came out on a beautiful Saturday morning on March 15 to gather trash along the trail from the Katy Depot west to Clarendon Road. Shown from left […]


*+-Smith-Cotton High School’s drum line placed third in its class in Saturday’s competition at Truman High School in Independence. The S-C squad scored a 63.45, which is up from 53. […]

*+-Williams Bryson Hawkins, 85 of Sedalia, died on Saturday March 15, 2014 at the Fairview Nursing Home in Sedalia. He was born Aug. 19, 1928 in Deer Ridge, son of […]

Letter to the Editor: Scouting for Food Drive successful

March 17, 2014 Local

*+-On behalf of the Osage Trails District, Boy Scouts of America, let me thank the individuals who contributed generously to the successful Scouting for Food drive, which culminated on Saturday, […]

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Team SCREAM falls short in robotics regional

March 17, 2014 Student

*+-Team SCREAM – Smith-Cotton Robotics, Engineering and Mathematics – lost Saturday in the semifinals of the Greater Kansas City FIRST Robotics Regional Championships held at the MCC Business & Technology […]

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Letter to the Editor: Congratulations to the Gremlins

March 17, 2014 Local

*+-Dear Editor: As the local team hosts for the Sacred Heart Gremlins Boys Basketball Team during the State Championship Tournament, we want to congratulate the players, coaches, cheer leaders, students, […]

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