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By Randy Kirby Managing editor The 2014-15 United Way Campaign got off to a great start Thursday with lots of tasty treats offered by celebrity chefs at Convention Hall. Main [...]


This week, the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education released its 2014 Annual Performance Reports (APR), progress reports for school districts statewide. Sedalia School District 200’s performance was on [...]


Close to 69 blocks of City streets have had chip and seal applied to them within the last two months. The Street Department asks that motorists be aware that loose [...]

Observations: No easy answer seen for terrorism threats

August 28, 2014 Local

By Pete Daniels Contributing editor Our world, and our country, have known terrorist groups of one stripe or another for centuries. If you doubt that, look back in time: after [...]

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Sedalia survey results tabulated

August 27, 2014 Local

The annual survey of Sedalia municipal services is now complete. During the month of July virtually every household within the city limits received a survey asking for opinions on service [...]

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Golf tournament nets $10,500 for Boys & Girls Club

August 25, 2014 Local
Flight A Winners

Nineteen teams spent a day on the links for a good cause Saturday, with the Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri’s Putting “Fore” the Kids Golf Tournament. Held [...]

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Shobes honored with tribute ceremony

August 25, 2014 Local

Bill and Ida Shobe were honored with a special ceremony at Taylor Chapel United Methodist Church, 400 N. Lamine, on Saturday afternoon. The Shobes are leaving Sedalia for Texas and [...]

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