Sedalia Democrat- RSS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/ http://sedaliademocrat.com/ Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:21:22 EST 1800 Fashion with a purpose http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/153034409/Fashion-with-a-purpose In what is being described as the “ultimate recycling project,” State Fair Community College is hosting its 11th annual Hire for Attire professional clothing sale Wednesday and Thursday in the Thompson Conference Center in the Heckart... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:16:42 EST Arroyo pitches La Monte past Northwest http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hssoftball-localsports-localsports3-sports/153036197/Arroyo-pitches-La-Monte-past-Northwest La Monte beat Northwest 14-4 in six innings Monday at La Monte. The game, originally scheduled to be played in Hughesville, was moved to La Monte due to wet field conditions. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:01:41 EST An American art form created in fabric http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152931115/An-American-art-form-created-in-fabric Created out of necessity, quilts have become an American art form that continues today. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:51:41 EST S-C tennis beats shorthanded Battle http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hstennis-localsports-localsports3-sports/153035950/S-C-tennis-beats-shorthanded-Battle The Smith-Cotton tennis team beat a shorthanded Battle 8-1 on Monday. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:41:43 EST Smithton beats Otterville 15-2 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbaseball-localsports-localsports2-sports/153035921/Smithton-beats-Otterville-15-2 Smithton scored the first 13 runs of the game in a 15-2 win over Otterville on Monday.The Tigers scored five in the first and eight more in the third. Otterville scored both of its runs in the third. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:41:41 EST Needy, Kroenke shoot matching 80s http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hsgolf-localsports-localsports1-sports/153031909/Needy-Kroenke-shoot-matching-80s On a wet and windy course at the Sedalia Country Club, Eldon's Dalton Shoemate was nine strokes better than anyone else at the Sacred Heart Invitational. He finished with a 71. Lincoln's Boone Kroenke and Green Ridge's Peyton Needy... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:21:41 EST Sacred Heart hires Wilson as assistant principal http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news_education/153022421/Sacred-Heart-hires-Wilson-as-assistant-principal The Sacred Heart School Board and the Catholic Diocese of Jefferson City have named Holly Wilson as assistant principal for the 2015-16 school year. In this full-time role, Wilson will assist in the direction, supervision and evaluation of the... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:36:41 EST JROTC Drill Team named Overall Event Runner-Up http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/153019727/JROTC-Drill-Team-named-Overall-Event-Runner-Up On April 11, the Smith-Cotton Army JROTC Drill Team competed in Louisville, Ky., at the fourth annual JROTC Army Drill Nationals. A total of 100 drill teams from across the nation and overseas, including Germany, gathered and competed in hopes of... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:31:49 EST Lady Tigers fifth at Kickapoo http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports2-sports/153016336/Lady-Tigers-fifth-at-Kickapoo The Smith-Cotton girls soccer team rebounded from its first loss of the season with a pair of shutout wins Saturday at the Kickapoo Tournament. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 22:31:42 EST Riding center to help disabilities http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/153016015/Riding-center-to-help-disabilities A local woman's two passions — horses and helping others — are coming together with the Hundred Acre Woods Riding Center in Nelson, with the goal of helping those with mental and physical disabilities. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:56:42 EST In his brother’s footsteps http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-hstrackfield-localsports-localsports1-sports/153013385/In-his-brothers-footsteps Many things motivate Smithton distance runner Isaac Calvert from his faith in God to his mother.He is also motivated by following in the footsteps of another Smithton distance runner, his brother. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:26:41 EST Collins to be sworn in during today’s council meeting http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/153015713/Collins-to-be-sworn-in-during-todays-council-meeting Today will mark the beginning of Vicky Collins' two-year term as Ward 4 Councilwoman as she will be sworn in at the end of today's Sedalia City Council meeting. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:01:41 EST April 20 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/152996670/Police-Reports This list is a sampling of crime in Sedalia and the surrounding area. Information is taken from official police reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved in each case. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:51:41 EST Literacy Council event benefits local schools http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/153012539/Literacy-Council-event-benefits-local-schools Louetta Ditzfeld, left, and Kassy Poe look at the list of auction items available Sunday afternoon at the 15th Annual Sedalia Area Literacy Council Tea and Auction at Our Savior Lutheran Church. It was the first time both women had attended the event. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:01:41 EST Off we go into the wild blue yonder http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/153004308/Off-we-go-into-the-wild-blue-yonder While the grey skies and impending threat of rain may have kept some spectators away, it did nothing to dampen the spirits of the pilots who were on hand Saturday morning at the Missouri State Fairgrounds for a radio-controlled flying demonstration... Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:56:42 EST Death Notices http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/153013130/Death-Notices FRANKSEDALIA — Wally Frank, 76, of Sedalia, died Saturday, April 18, 2015, at Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia. Arrangements are pending at Rea Funeral Chapel.ZUMWALT Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:16:41 EST April 20 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/153012869/Crash-Reports Kansas woman injured in Saline CountyA Shawnee, Kan., woman was injured in a single-vehicle accident at 2:48 p.m. Saturday in Saline County. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:06:41 EST Community Calendar for April 20 to 26 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152874541/Community-Calendar-for-April-20-to-26 To have your event or meeting listed, send details to fbemiss@civitasmedia.com or call 826-1000 ext. 1481.MONDAY Sun, 19 Apr 2015 12:51:41 EST Walk-off highlights Mules’ sweep versus NSU http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1/152987212/Walk-off-highlights-Mules-sweep-versus-NSU WARRENSBURG — UCM was able to come from behind and win both games of Friday's doubleheader against Northeastern State, 5-4 and 9-6. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:01:41 EST Three from Sedalia training with ODP teams http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1-sports/152996870/Three-from-Sedalia-training-with-ODP-teams During a pick-up game with some friends on the soccer field at Katy Park on Friday, Trenton Willis was darting and dodging around defenders; Alex Esquivel was slotting shots just under the cross bar from 40 yards away and Riley Moore was tapping shots... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:51:41 EST