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

February 27, 2015 Local
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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