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Steak ‘n Shake owner surprises two SH students with scholarship

July 18, 2014 Local
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On Friday evening, local business owner and Sacred Heart School alumnus, Jorge Guevara, presented SHS students Julianna Bourgeret and Reina Woolery with his family’s newly formed Guesa Scholarship, which awards [...]

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Letter to editor: Thanks for successful Tractor Cruise 2014

July 17, 2014 Local
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To the Editor: Thank you to the participants, the people and the businesses of Sedalia, Pettis and Benton Counties, and all others who supported the Ninth Annual Sedalia Sunrise Optimist [...]

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Warning siren troubles now fixed, Clippert says

July 17, 2014 Local
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The three warning sirens that failed to operate during monthly testing two weeks ago have been repaired by Blue Valley Public Service, according to Dave Clippert, Sedalia-Pettis County Emergency Management [...]

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District 200 approves sick-leave incentive program

July 16, 2014 Local
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The Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education on July 14 approved a sick leave incentive program that will pay staff members for unused sick days; the goal of the [...]

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Progress being made at stadium construction site

July 16, 2014 Local
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Lots of progress has been made in the construction of Smith-Cotton Stadium at Jennie Jaynes Complex, the multi-use facility being erected behind Smith-Cotton High School. Project Manager Dennis Paul, of [...]

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Observations: Causes of violence are difficult to pin down

July 15, 2014 Local
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By Pete Danisls Contributing editor Violence and mayhem, in one form or another, have become our daily fare. Virtually not a day goes by without some reports of shootings, stabbings [...]

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Council approves ‘code of conduct’ for city’s elected officials

July 15, 2014 Local
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By Kyle Siegel Staff writer The Sedalia City Council met for a brief session July 7, where they approved a code of conduct for themselves and the mayor. This is [...]

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