Wednesday, August 13, 2014


The Missouri Association Championship Truck & Tractor Pull Finals were held Monday, Aug. 11 at the Missouri State Fair grandstand. The planned two-day event was squeezed into one after the […]


Beatlemania Live! entertained the audience at the Missouri State Fair grandstand Tuesday evening with scores of Beatles tune and a variety of costume changes. Concerts continue with Colt Ford opening […]


“Social media” is a term that applies to Facebook, Twitter, Blogs and other things that were spawned by the invention of the Internet. It refers to what passes for communication […]

Libraries announce books available 8-6-14

August 13, 2014 Libraries

Patrons of the Sedalia Public Library can now check out these new books: Fiction Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands, Chris Bohjalian. Big Little Lies, Liane Moriarty. The Care and Management […]

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Larry Wayne Paul Thompson

August 13, 2014 Obituaries

Larry Wayne Paul Thompson, 77, Houstonia, died on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 at Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia. He was born on Aug. 18, 1936 in Warsaw, son of […]

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SFCC nursing students win gold at national SkillsUSA championship

August 13, 2014 Student

Five State Fair Community College nursing students won gold medals at the 2014 SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference June 21-27 in Kansas City. Olena Kolyesnykova, Sedalia, won a gold […]

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Engagement: Sparks – Bishop

August 13, 2014 Announcements

Chris and Michelle Sparks, Sedalia, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Sparks, to Samuel Bishop, son of John and Charlotte Bishop, Sedalia. The future bride is a 2011 graduate […]

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