Sedalia Democrat- RSS NEWS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS Sat, 25 Oct 2014 16:50:39 EST 1800 Community Calendar for Oct. 27 to Nov. 2 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-news/50564386/Community-Calendar-for-Oct.-27-to-Nov.-2 MONDAYNoon: Sedalia Rotary Club, Best Western State Fair Inn, 3120 S. Limit Ave. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 16:03:08 EST Creep N’ Crawl greeted by fog http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/50564215/Creep-N-Crawl-greeted-by-fog Photos by Faith Bemiss | Democrat Sat, 25 Oct 2014 15:50:06 EST Healthy U officials looking for Class of 2015 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50560264/Healthy-U-officials-looking-for-Class-of-2015 Now in the final stretch of the yearlong program, many Healthy U students are seeing significant changes in themselves from when they started in January, and many of them are reaching goals they set almost 10 months ago — Sarah Siegel is within... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:00:09 EST Two vie for commissioner seat http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50558102/Two-vie-for-commissioner-seat On the Nov. 4 ballot, Pettis County voters will choose between Republican David Dick and Democrat Kenneth Schuber for Pettis County presiding commissioner, taking over for current Commissioner John Meehan. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:04:04 EST Oct. 25-26 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50556803/Crash-Reports Warrensburg woman injuredA Warrensburg woman was injured in a two-vehicle accident at 7:40 a.m. Thursday in Johnson County. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:36:14 EST Oct. 25-26 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50556784/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, 24 Oct 2014 15:36:13 EST SPCUW helps produce published writers http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/50528433/SPCUW-helps-produce-published-writers Helping seniors with meals and various enrichment activities, such as bingo, dancing and art and writing classes, is how the Sedalia-Pettis County United Way's contributions to the Sedalia Senior Center makes a difference. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:35:05 EST Brink enters Hall of Fame http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/50556055/Brink-enters-Hall-of-Fame WASHINGTON, Mo. — Sydney Brink smiled as he posed for photos he would have dreaded taking himself. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:35:09 EST S-C Class of 1954 60th reunion http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news/50527492/S-C-Class-of-1954-60th-reunion The Smith-Cotton High School Class of 1954 hosted its 60th reunion Sept. 19-21 with approximately 43 class members in attendance. A wonderful weekend was spent together visiting and reminiscing. On Friday evening all were treated to a night of... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:48:14 EST Oct. 25-26 Birthdays http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-birthdays-community-news/50526900/BIRTHDAYS GeorgeBarbara George will observe her 96th birthday Oct. 25.She was born Oct. 25, 1918, in Independence, Kan.Barbara was married to the late J. Kenneth George. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:48:14 EST Steele anniversary http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/anniversaries-announcements-community-news/50527037/Steele-anniversary Mr. and Mrs. Wray Steele will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2 with a reception hosted by their children at the Celebration Center, 1701 W. 32nd St. in Sedalia. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:43:12 EST Ulmer-Stoermer engagement http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-engagements/50527202/Ulmer-Stoermer-engagement Jeff and Debbie Ulmer, of Sedalia, announce the engagement of their daughter, Colleen Ulmer, of Sedalia, to David Stoermer, of Mora. He is the son of Larry and Kathy Stoermer, of Mora. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:42:07 EST We are called to ‘fear not’ http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/church-community-news/50556870/We-are-called-to-fear-not On multiple times through scripture we hear the word of our Lord saying “fear not.” In our world today, where pestilence like Ebola, terror like ISIS, instability like the economy, and disasters like earthquakes and storms surround us, the... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:00:13 EST Weird science at the Club http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photogalleries/50551428/Weird-science-at-the-Club Jacob Boyd covers his ears just as the balloon Hayden Herrick is holding over the candle flame begins to pop Thursday afternoon at the Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri Sedalia Middle School site. The students also tested what would happen... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:12:07 EST Candidates speak at forum http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50553686/Candidates-speak-at-forum Nine of the 10 candidates in the Nov. 4 local contested races were present during Thursday's candidate forum, hosted by the Sedalia-Pettis County League of Women Voters, which offered voters a chance to learn more about their city and county... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:50:13 EST Sánchez dreaming in digital http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50551425/Snchez-dreaming-in-digital Alex Sánchez has a dream: “I want to make movies.” Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:42:11 EST Oct. 24 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50550982/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. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:25:09 EST Oct. 24 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50550356/Crash-Reports Woman injured in Morgan crashA Versailles woman suffered moderate injuries in a single-vehicle accident in Morgan County Wednesday afternoon, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:25:13 EST German visitor talks art http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50550652/German-visitor-talks-art Felix Weber, left, a high school art teacher from the German city of Kassel, visited Smith-Cotton High School on Wednesday to check out the facilities, especially the art department. S-C art teacher Michael Shukers, right, discussed curriculum,... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:19:11 EST Process starts for animal shelter http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50544437/Process-starts-for-animal-shelter Sedalia will soon have a new “state-of-the-art” animal shelter after a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday morning, thanks to funding from the Heckart Family Foundation. 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