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Parade of tractors highlights first night of Smithton Fair

July 10, 2015 Local
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A parade jump started the 2015 Smithton Town and Country Fair Thursday night in downtown Smithton with plenty of tractors and politicians on hand. There were well over 50 units […]






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Granite marker removed from stadium

July 10, 2015 Local
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The large granite stone that sat in front of Jennie Stadium for decades was removed around 10:15 this morning in anticipation of the demolition of the stadium next week. Tours […]






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Grace Franke crowned Miss Pettis County 2015

July 9, 2015 Local
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Grace Elizabeth Franke, daughter of Amy and Eddie Franke, Smithton, was crowned Miss Pettis County 2015  at the Smithton Town and Country Fair Thursday night. Queen Grace, 17, plans to […]






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Mosquito spraying resumes in Sedalia

July 7, 2015 Local
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The Sedalia Public Works Department will be spraying for mosquitoes on the following days, from 2 a.m. to 6 a.m. each day (weather permitting): Monday, July 13 from Broadway Avenue […]






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Yard waste facility closed; temporary site established

July 7, 2015 Local
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Effective July 9 at 7 a.m., the City of Sedalia’s Yard Waste Facility located at 28th and New York Avenue will be closed until further notice, city officials announced on […]






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Fourth parade enjoys sunny, dry weather

July 4, 2015 Local
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Sedalians turned out for the annual Fourth of July Parade, hosted by Terry Cockrell. Wiley Walter served as Grand Marshall of the parade. The event was followed by a free […]






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Harrison Apartments come down

July 3, 2015 Local
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A demolition crew takes down the Harrison Apartments, 700 W. Third, Friday morning, after heavy  rains caused a partial roof collapse Thursday morning. The crew started working at 7 a.m. […]






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