Sedalia Democrat- RSS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/ http://sedaliademocrat.com/ Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:44:23 EST 1800 Bombers take series lead http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/sports/50018861/Bombers-take-series-lead The Sedalia Bombers beat St. Joseph 5-3 in game one of the MINK League Championship Series Wednesday at Dey Field at Liberty Park, taking a 1-0 lead in the series and getting within one game of a MINK League championship. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sedalia Speed heading to Junior Olympics http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports1/50018562/Sedalia-Speed-heading-to-Junior-Olympics Five members of the Sedalia Speed track team will compete in the AAU Junior Olympics starting Monday at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST WILS celebrates accessibility http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50018473/WILS-celebrates-accessibility Staff and consumers with West Central Independent Living Solutions celebrated the anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act in 1990 at Convention Hall at Liberty Park on Wednesday. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fair receives restored fire truck http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50019218/Fair-receives-restored-fire-truck Nicole Cooke | Democrat Missouri State Fair Director Mark Wolfe sits proudly in the front seat of a newly restored 1929 Ford Model A Fire Truck surrounded by members of the West Central Missouri Auto Club outside the Missouri State Fair Fire... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Teen disputes fair’s rule on mules http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50017238/Teen-disputes-fairs-rule-on-mules Mariah Murphy just wanted to show her mule, Esther, at the upcoming Missouri State Fair in the 4-H and Future Farmers of America Horse Show, but things got a little complicated. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Prepping for the Missouri State Fair http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50017891/Prepping-for-the-Missouri-State-Fair Faith Bemiss | Democrat Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Travelers boost East in Legion All Star game http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports1-sports/50017652/Travelers-boost-East-in-Legion-All-Star-game Five members of the Sedalia Travelers helped the East capture the Zone 2 All-Star game, beating the West 2-1. The East team was comprised of the Travelers as well as players from Fike, the Independence Bears and the Rod's Sports A's facing... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Water Department mulls liability, wells http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/315725/Water-Department-mulls-liability-wells The Sedalia Water Department may assume some landscaping costs in the event of a cul-de-sac water main repair, pending the passage of a policy change discussed at Wednesday's Board of Public Works meeting. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fatal accident in Moniteau County http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/316568/Fatal-accident-in-Moniteau-County One man was killed and another man was injured in a collision at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Moniteau County. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST VFW Post 2591 to host Korean War veteran recognition Saturday http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/311610/VFW-Post-2591-to-host-Korean-War-veteran-recognition-Saturday In order to honor those brave men and woman who served in what is often referred to as the “forgotten war,” VFW Post 2591 in Sedalia will host a Korean War Veteran Recognition Day starting at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Post Annex, located at... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bombers welcome Boys and Girls Clubs http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports-localsports3-sports/312853/Bombers-welcome-Boys-and-Girls-Clubs Eric Ingles/ Democrat Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bombers prepare for St. Joe http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/baseball-collegesports-localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3/310940/Bombers-prepare-for-St.-Joe The Sedalia Bombers and St. Joseph Mustangs will meet again, but this time, a championship is on the line. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST City clerk receives highest certification http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/310800/City-clerk-receives-highest-certification After 10 years of hard work, City of Sedalia City Clerk Arlene Silvey has recently been certified as a Missouri Professional City Clerk (MPCC) from the Missouri City Clerks and Finance Officers Association. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST July 23 crash reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/310174/July-23-crash-reports Deer causes accident in Johnson CountyA Warrensburg man was injured in an accident at 2:30 a.m. Tuesday in Johnson County. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST July 23 police reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/310108/July-23-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. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Candidates snub sweltering temps to face off at Liberty Park http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/312405/Candidates-snub-sweltering-temps-to-face-off-at-Liberty-Park In what may be the last public forum before the Aug. 5 primary, candidates took the hot seat — literally, as temperatures approached the 100 degree mark — at a candidate fair hosted by the League of Women Voters Tuesday afternoon in... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Youth football heats up at camp http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports1/312655/Youth-football-heats-up-at-camp The hottest day of 2014 so far didn't stop the area's youth from learning the fundamentals of football during the first day of the Sedalia Youth Football League camp on Tuesday at Smith-Cotton High School. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST New pedestrian lights coming soon http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/308670/New-pedestrian-lights-coming-soon Faith Bemiss | Democrat Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST State Fair Equine Competitions begin Thursday http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/310250/State-Fair-Equine-Competitions-begin-Thursday The Missouri State Fairgrounds will be in stride this week in the lead up to the 112th Missouri State Fair with the opening of the 4-H and Future Farmers of America Horse Show beginning Thursday, followed by a Society Horse Show beginning July... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Torque take fifth at World Series http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/localsports4/310706/Torque-take-fifth-at-World-Series The 12 and under Torque Fastpitch softball team went 5-2 at the World Series in Kansas City to finish 5th overall out of 60 teams from seven states. After winning the MO/KAN state title and amassing a record of 42-21 this summer (39-11 in class), the... 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