By Pete Daniels Consulting editor It’s a sad but true fact that much of our recent national news has focused on mass shootings in public places. The Internet abounds with […]


By order of the Governor, all flags at all State and government offices will be flown at half-staff in Jackson County, effective immediately, in honor of Firefighter Larry Leggio and […]


Results from the McCown-Dey Golf Tournament, held  July 27, were presented to members of the the Ross Dey Memorial Scholarship Committee of the Sedalia School District Foundation (SSDF) on Tuesday […]

S-C JROTC takes first at Raider Meet

October 13, 2015 Student
Smith-Cotton Raider meet

On Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015 Smith-Cotton JROTC hosted the 11th Annual Raider Meet, where a total of 22 teams came and competed to win the overall trophy. The Smith-Cotton Team […]

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Firefighter training priority at Sedalia Fire Department

October 13, 2015 Local

By Randy Kirby Managing editor Sedalia City Council met at and toured the Sedalia Fire Department’s headquarters on West 16th Street Monday night. One of the things they were updated […]

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Letter to the editor: Day of Caring great success

October 13, 2015 Local

Saturday the Sedalia Pettis County United Way witnessed some of the hardest working and selfless individuals in Pettis County. Because of these people the SPCUW’s inaugural Day of Caring was […]

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Missouri Lottery awards more than $10.7 million in prizes in September

October 12, 2015 State

More than $10.7 million in prizes of $1,000 or more were awarded to Missouri Lottery players during September. Thousands of other prizes of less than $1,000 were also awarded during […]

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