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Scenes from the 2014 Smith-Cotton High School Homecoming Parade in downtown Sedalia on Friday, Oct. 17. Photos by Randy Kirby, Sedalia Weekly Observer.       


October 2014 Conservation Action The Conservation Commission met Oct. 16 and 17 at Conservation Department Headquarters in Jefferson City. Commissioners present were: James T. Blair, IV, Chairman David W. Murphy, [...]

Festival of Sharing

October 17, 2014

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The annual Festival of Sharing was held at the Mathewson Exhibition Center on the Missouri State Fairgrounds this past weekend. The festival promotes and supports projects and programs that respond [...]

Courtroom gets modern makeover

October 17, 2014 Local

By Kyle Siegel Staff writer Construction work began this past Monday to the third floor courtroom at the Pettis County Courthouse. The project consists of replacing the drop ceiling and [...]

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Pink caboose moves to new home

October 17, 2014 Local

W&M Welding Crane Service loaded up and transported the old pink MOPAC Caboose #12099 from the Mo State Fairgrounds to the Sedalia Katy Depot on Thursday, Oct. 16. Photos by [...]

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Here’s pie in your eye

October 16, 2014 Local

The SFCC Student Government Association and Campus Activities Board hosted their annual Roadrunner Roast October 15 on the lawn outside the Stauffacher Center. The highlight of the event for many [...]

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Observations: Council action: Is it delay or real wisdom?

October 15, 2014 Local

The saga of the intersection of Winchester Drive and West 10th refuses to go away. A movement has been afoot to make that intersection into a four-way stop configuration, rather [...]

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