Sedalia Democrat- RSS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/ http://sedaliademocrat.com/ Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:09:34 EST 1800 SPD clears 29 warrants during sweep http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152997015/SPD-clears-29-warrants-during-sweep The Sedalia Police Department activated its Street Crime Unit April 9-11, and the department worked to locate and/or clear 29 subjects with oustanding warrants, along with the Drug Enforcement Unit serving four drug-related search warrants. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 18:06:41 EST April 22 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/153049106/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, 21 Apr 2015 17:06:41 EST Bracelets bolster fight against breast cancer http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152925782/Bracelets-bolster-fight-against-breast-cancer With countless lives being altered by the effects of cancer, students at Smith-Cotton have taken the cause into their own hands. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:26:41 EST Working together to keep Sedalia clean http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/153055726/Working-together-to-keep-Sedalia-clean Today is Earth Day, which means this week has been “Earth Week.” Soon, we'll have “Earth Month” and “Earth Quarter.” But soon it will all be over and we can stop pretending we've given any consideration... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:16:41 EST Sedalia woman killed in accident http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/153052410/Sedalia-woman-killed-in-accident A Sedalia woman was killed in a two-vehicle accident at 5:14 p.m. Monday in Pettis County. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:01:44 EST Extensive damage in Katy Shops fire http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/opinion_columns/153031166/Extensive-damage-in-Katy-Shops-fire The early morning fire that destroyed the two-story, brick Passenger Car Paint Shop building at the Missouri, Kansas, and Texas shops at 24th Street and Grand Avenue in Sedalia on Sept. 18, 1906, was described by the Sedalia Democrat as “the... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:01:41 EST Mizzou hoops inks two http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/collegesports-localsports-localsports2-sports/153054337/Mizzou-hoops-inks-two The Missouri basketball team has signed a pair of JuCo teammates. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:51:41 EST SFCC students compete at state PBL conference http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news_education/152988133/SFCC-students-compete-at-state-PBL-conference Three State Fair Community College students have qualified to compete at the national Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL) leadership conference June 24-27 in Chicago. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:46:41 EST Writer’s Corner full of variety http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152814147/Writers-Corner-full-of-variety Writer's Corner at the Trail's End Western Heritage Days will be three days filled with book signings, writer/author workshops, railroad history, poetry presentations, cowboy poetry competitions and much more beginning... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:06:41 EST Sons of the Pioneers return for perfomance http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152813555/Sons-of-the-Pioneers-return-for-perfomance The Sons of the Pioneers will return to Sedalia for the Trail's End Western Heritage Days the weekend of April 24-26. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:56:42 EST Let the chips fall where they may http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152933385/Let-the-chips-fall-where-they-may A diverse group of cultures settled the American West. Immigrants from Central and South America and Europe played a role in the cattle drives, but also sought America as a land of opportunity and education. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:31:44 EST New Sedalia City Council sworn in http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/153029393/New-Sedalia-City-Council-sworn-in The newly elected Sedalia City Council members were sworn in during Monday's meeting, including one new council member, Vicky Collins. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:26:43 EST Treese one-hits Otterville http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hssoftball-localsports-localsports2-sports/153037593/Treese-one-hits-Otterville McKenzie Treese threw a one hitter and struck out 13 in a 15-0 Smithton win over Otterville in five innings on Monday. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:26:41 EST Lambs contribute steel for Trail’s End http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news-photo_gallery/152796149/Lambs-contribute-steel-for-Trails-End On April 7, Wayne Lamb and Liz Yelton discuss how the Starline Brass Tails End Plaza is shaping up on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. Lamb, who owns Sedalia Steel Supply Inc., with his wife Gayle, dropped by while Jack Slocum, a Trial's End... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:21:43 EST Gremlins extend winning streak to 6 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/hsbaseball-localsports-localsports2-sports/153037097/Gremlins-extend-winning-streak-to-6 The Sacred Heart beat Santa Fe 12-2 on Monday, extending its winning streak to six games.Chance Spangler pitched five innings and allowed two earned runs, seven hits and three walks. He struck out six. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:01:42 EST Big hits http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1/153029133/Big-hits LINCOLN — Green Ridge and Lincoln played a preview of the 4/5 matchup of the Kaysinger Baseball Tournament on Monday, but the score wasn't as close as the seeds as the Cardinals won 13-1 in five innings. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:46:41 EST April 21 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/153029454/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, 20 Apr 2015 20:36:41 EST A project three years in the making http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/152946447/A-project-three-years-in-the-making The Trail's End landmark has been three years in the making for the Trail's End Committee and Friends of Trail's End. April seems to be a big month for the Trail's End project: the dedication weekend comes just barely a week... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:21:41 EST 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