Sedalia Democrat- RSS NEWS?profile=1011 Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 Sun, 23 Nov 2014 21:40:16 EST 1800 (No heading) http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbasketball-localsports-localsports3-localsports4-sports/50660331/ Here are the Kaysinger Conference tournament winners. The first team listed is the boys champions. The second team is the girls winner. The girls tournament began in 1977. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:53:07 EST Heckart hosts Wreath of Remembrance http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50742648/Heckart-hosts-Wreath-of-Remembrance Sue Heckart, owner and president of Heckart Funeral Home, pays tribute to the late Fred Biggs, a longtime friend and employee, during the annual Wreath of Remembrance Dedication on Sunday afternoon at the funeral home. Biggs, who began working at the... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:40:07 EST Roadrunners fall in Ottumwa http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1-sports/50742460/Roadrunners-fall-in-Ottumwa Dondre Alexander's 33 points were not enough as the State Fair mens basketball team fell 100-83 to the William Penn JV team on Saturday in Ottumwa, Iowa. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:32:10 EST A magical walk among the pines http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/50738619/A-magical-walk-among-the-pines LA MONTE — Bedtime stories of woodland creatures, told by Danny Whitfield, of La Monte, first to his daughter as a child and then to his grandchildren has began a life of its own with the opening of the Luther & Loxy in the Pines, Christmas Tree... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:51:07 EST Vikings win in 2 OT http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1-sports/50742008/Vikings-win-in-2-OT It took two overtimes, but Missouri Valley beat Northwestern (Iowa) 20-17 on Saturday int he first round of the NAIA football tournament. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:12:09 EST Nov. 24 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50742139/Crash-Reports Man arrested after crashA Sibley man was arrested in Henry County after a single-vehicle accident Friday morning. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:12:08 EST Woodson’s 3’s lead Mules in win http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50740664/Woodsons-3s-lead-Mules-in-win WARRENSBURG — The Division II defending national champion UCM Mules found themselves trailing late in the first half to Division III Westminster College, but 3-pointers from redshirt freshman Brad Woodson and defensive pressure helped lead UCM... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:25:07 EST Community Calendar for Nov. 24 to Nov. 30 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-news/50732329/Community-Calendar-for-Nov.-24-to-Nov.-30 MONDAY10 a.m.: Show-Me Mad Tatters, University Extension Office Conference Room, 1012A Thompson Blvd. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:33:04 EST Many improvements happening in Sedalia http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/letters/50727934/Many-improvements-happening-in-Sedalia Dear Editor: Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:27:06 EST Gremlins taking it in stride http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50733460/Gremlins-taking-it-in-stride After losing 2-1 to Canton in the Class 1 soccer semifinals, the Sacred Heart Gremlins were noticeably shaken after missing their chance of advancing to the title game. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:52:09 EST Area economic development continues to improve http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50733549/Area-economic-development-continues-to-improve The Sedalia City Council heard the Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County annual report during its meeting Monday, and Executive Director Linda Christle reported several positive developments. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:36:09 EST Three Sedalia residents arrested on drug charges http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50733085/Three-Sedalia-residents-arrested-on-drug-charges Three Sedalia residents were arrested Thursday morning on drug possession charges after Sedalia Police Department officers served a search warrant at the residence of one of the suspects. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:30:13 EST Sedalia woman arrested on drug charges http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50733229/Sedalia-woman-arrested-on-drug-charges A Sedalia woman was arrested at her residence on several drug charges Thursday afternoon. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:30:09 EST Winter trout for the table http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports5-sports/50728379/Winter-trout-for-the-table The catch and release fishing available at Missouri's four trout parks Friday through Monday from mid-November through mid-February has received a lot of well-deserved publicity over the years. Although less well known, the... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:59:07 EST Seven S-C Tigers earn conference honors http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1/50733644/Seven-S-C-Tigers-earn-conference-honors After having one of the best soccer season's in Smith-Cotton history, seven Tigers earned West Central Conference honors. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:57:13 EST Holy Cross 150 years strong http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/50723608/Holy-Cross-150-years-strong EMMA — Through several wars and the highs and lows of life, Holy Cross Lutheran Church has survived in the small community of Emma, a German immigrant town, for 150 years. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:28:14 EST Nov. 22-23 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50732886/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. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:58:16 EST More improvements needed http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/letters/50732240/More-improvements-needed Dear Editor: Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:41:02 EST Be prepared this winter season http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/50732260/Be-prepared-this-winter-season While Missouri certainly won't ever be confused with North Dakota — or currently, upstate New York — when it comes to winter weather, we still have a lot of issues we need to address to cope with the cold, snow and... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:21:07 EST Nov. 22-23 Birthdays http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-birthdays-community-news/50701947/BIRTHDAYS BlainDorothy Blain will observe her 83rd birthday Nov. 27.She was born Nov. 27, 1931, in Sedalia.Dorothy was married to the late John Blain. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:16:08 EST