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Food drive to ‘stamp out hunger’ slated for May 9

February 27, 2015 Local

By Randy Kirby Managing editor Local 139 of the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC)will once again conduct a food drive this year to benefit local food pantries. It is [...]

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MU Extension annual meeting honors area leaders

February 27, 2015 Local

The MU Extension Pettis County held their annual dinner and award ceremony Tuesday night and a number of awards were presented at the event. The meeting which marks the end [...]

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Detective Nappe named Officer of the Year by SPD

February 26, 2015 Local

By Pete Daniels Contributing editor It was a special evening in more ways than one when the Sedalia Police Department hosted its annual awards banquet and recognition ceremony last Tuesday. [...]

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Anonymous donors help United Way reach $500,000 goal

February 25, 2015 Local

The quest has been achieved. Thanks to contributions from a pair of local benefactors, Sedalia-Pettis County United Way surpassed its $500,000 fund-raising goal for the 2014-2015 “Half Million to Make [...]

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Observations: Violence prevention demands awareness

February 25, 2015 Local

By Pete Daniels Consulting editor For some strange reason, Great Britain appears to be becoming a focal point for the ISIS terrorist group. That organization, as we know, apparently has [...]

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February is Spay & Neuter Month

February 24, 2015 Local
0224_2015 animal FAIR Proclamation

February is Spay and Neuter Month and Sedalia Mayor Stephen J. Galliher observed it with a proclamation on Tuesday afternoon with members of animal FAIR (Foundations for Animals In Risk). [...]

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Bull riding event provides fast-paced action

February 23, 2015 Local

Professional bull riding came to the Mathewson Exhibition Center this past weekend as the NFPB presented two nights of action for fans. In addition, there was plenty of mutton busting [...]

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