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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