Sedalia Democrat- RSS NEWS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:34:30 EST 1800 Chamber presents awards at annual banquet http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photo_gallery/152557381/Chamber-presents-awards-at-annual-banquet The Sedalia Area Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet was hosted Thursday evening at the Sedalia Country Club where nine awards were presented to individuals and organizations in the community. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:36:41 EST Adults invited to attend Noonday Optimist prom http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152589015/Adults-invited-to-attend-Noonday-Optimist-prom Prom is typically thought of as a fun activity for high school students, but the Noonday Optimists Club is changing that stereotype. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:46:43 EST A hoppin’ good time with books http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/152589494/A-hoppin-good-time-with-books Everyone has read the classic fairy tale describing how a princess has to kiss a lot of frogs before she can find her handsome prince. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:46:41 EST March 27 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152585853/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, 26 Mar 2015 17:36:41 EST SMS students expand reading skills http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news_education/152586240/SMS-students-expand-reading-skills Sedalia Middle School sixth graders recently applied their text reading skills to interpret the facts presented in graphic illustrations. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:01:41 EST Cleaning the Katy Trail http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news/152557853/Cleaning-the-Katy-Trail Members of Katy Trail Inc. participated in a trail clean-up by picking up trash along the Katy Trail Saturday, March 21. The group, from left, Jordan Shipley, Anna Lee Bail, Tanner Bail, JoAnn Wiechen, Darci Shipley, Jeff Shipley and David Brown... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:46:41 EST Hello, how may I help you? http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152561854/Hello-how-may-I-help-you One of the most pleasing sounds for many individuals to hear when they make a telephone call is that of an actual person on the other end of the line. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:16:42 EST Making it from chemo to 5K http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/152525513/Making-it-from-chemo-to-5K Last year, Mary McCurdy was too sick after months of chemotherapy for lymphoma to participate in the Bothwell Foundation's Lub Dub 5K with her family. This year, she and a whole McCurdy team will be crossing the finish line. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:26:43 EST Sixth grader’s assignment is a home run http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/152562435/Sixth-graders-assignment-is-a-home-run In today's modern world of texting, tweeting, instant messaging and Facebook, it is easy to forget the power of a well-written letter. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:01:43 EST March 26 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/152561100/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. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:01:41 EST March 26 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152562465/Crash-Reports Three injured in Moniteau accidentThree people were injured in a two-vehicle accident at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday in Moniteau County. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:21:42 EST S-C to host Theater for a Cause http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152536475/S-C-to-host-Theater-for-a-Cause “Theater for a Cause,” a first-time fundraising event and brain-child of Smith-Cotton High School Drama Club Vice President Alec Wilken, is slated for Thursday evening at the S-C Heckart Performing Arts Center. The money raised from the... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 09:16:42 EST Sedalia 200 announces staff changes http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152541974/Sedalia-200-announces-staff-changes In a closed session meeting Monday night, the Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education voted to promote one highly respected teacher in the district to an administrative position and to accept the resignation of another. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 22:16:42 EST Candidates talk budgets, inspections, ethics http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/152548814/Candidates-talk-budgets-inspections-ethics All five candidates for both Sedalia City Council Ward 4 and the Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education were present at Tuesday's candidate forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of Sedalia-Pettis County, giving voters the chance to... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 21:51:43 EST Fear Factor: La Monte Site edition http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photogalleries/152546377/Fear-Factor:-La-Monte-Site-edition Leslie Arroyo and Carter Breshears have a tough time keeping a straight face as they compete against other members to see who can hold ice the longest during Club Fear Factor on Tuesday at the Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri La Monte Site. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:46:41 EST March 25 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/152537850/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, 24 Mar 2015 18:01:42 EST School board moves forward with district plans http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152524359/School-board-moves-forward-with-district-plans Retaining a staff of individuals who do their job in both a professional and efficient manner is highly important for any business to run effectively. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 22:11:43 EST League to host candidate forum today http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/152521356/League-to-host-candidate-forum-today In an effort to further educate Pettis County voters for the upcoming municipal election, the League of Women Voters of Sedalia-Pettis County will host a candidate forum this evening. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 21:11:41 EST Extend the Progress to host town halls http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152521362/Extend-the-Progress-to-host-town-halls It was announced last week that a new committee has been organized to help ensure passage of the Pettis County Road and Bridge half cent sales tax, which is up for renewal on the April 7 ballot. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:16:42 EST March 24 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/152509282/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. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:11:41 EST