Sedalia Democrat- RSS NEWS Feed http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS http://sedaliademocrat.com/section/NEWS Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:57:57 EST 1800 Police: Be aware of buses http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50164085/Police:-Be-aware-of-buses As students return to school this week, the Sedalia Police Department would like to remind drivers to slow down, be alert and take extra time to allow for buses during the morning and afternoon commutes. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:43:26 EST Aug. 20 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50165529/Aug.-20-Crash-Reports Woman injured passing truckA Warsaw woman was injured in a collision at 3:48 p.m. Monday in Pettis County. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:55:09 EST Aug. 20 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50165244/Aug.-20-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, 19 Aug 2014 17:47:12 EST Lord of the flies http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50134682/Lord-of-the-flies Something was missing at the Missouri State Fair this year and missing afterward also — flies. The winged tormentors were AWOL due to a tiny winged insect called a fly predator who nipped them in the bud right at the source, by destroying fly... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:54:09 EST Urinating at fair ends in sexual misconduct arrest http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50157820/Urinating-at-fair-ends-in-sexual-misconduct-arrest A man arrested for allegedly exposing himself and urinating in plain view of dozens of guests Saturday evening near the Family Fun Center on the Missouri State Fairgrounds later apologized, telling officers he was drunk and “when you got to go,... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 22:46:10 EST Ordinance to help with parking at Washington Elementary http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50159650/Ordinance-to-help-with-parking-at-Washington-Elementary Morning drop offs and afternoon pick-ups will hopefully be a little safer for the students at Washington Elementary when school starts later this week after the Sedalia City Council voted to approve an ordinance regarding parking near the school... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:42:07 EST Local group offers lessons in fly fishing and having fun http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50155299/Local-group-offers-lessons-in-fly-fishing-and-having-fun The Capital City Fly Fishers (CCFF), a central Missouri nonprofit organization that does much more for the community than just catching trophy Trout, visited the Missouri State Fair on Friday offering fly tying and casting demonstrations to the... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:56:12 EST Aug. 19 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50158844/Aug.-19-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, 18 Aug 2014 15:29:12 EST Second suspect charged in marijuana debt collection http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50158226/Second-suspect-charged-in-marijuana-debt-collection Pettis County Sheriff's deputies made a second arrest on Friday in the case of the violent collection of $7 toward an unpaid marijuana debt that occurred in July and sent a man to the hospital for treatment of injuries. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:47:05 EST Aug. 18 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50154747/Aug.-18-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, 18 Aug 2014 15:29:10 EST Aug. 18 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50154824/Aug.-18-Crash-Reports Five injured in Saline CountyFive people were injured in a collision at 2:32 p.m. Friday in Saline County. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:28:11 EST Council to vote on lease http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50155783/Council-to-vote-on-lease Due to a delayed completion date for Smith-Cotton Stadium at Jennie Jaynes Complex, the Sedalia City Council will vote to approve a lease agreement with Sedalia School District 200 and Sacred Heart School for the use of Jennie Jaynes... Sun, 17 Aug 2014 18:06:14 EST Sale of Champions sets record http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news/50155065/Sale-of-Champions-sets-record The Missouri State Fair celebrated kids on Saturday with Youth in Agriculture Day, including the annual Sale of Champions, which had record-breaking prices and raised $152,600 to help support youth in agriculture. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 18:05:11 EST Sedalia’s Rohr takes Best of Show http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50106421/Sedalias-Rohr-takes-Best-of-Show Barb Rohr, of Sedalia, a volunteer at the Home Economics Building at the Missouri State Fair, won big time taking home several ribbons in Home Economics. “I had a good fair year,” she said. “I have two purples, five blue, two reds... Sun, 17 Aug 2014 17:35:13 EST Addison meets the ‘Butter Cows’ http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50107242/Addison-meets-the-Butter-Cows “Butter Cows,” created by Sedalia artists Janice Hargrave and Scott Linsenbardt, peer over the shoulder of Addison Crowe, 4, of Raymore, who was a first time visitor to the Missouri State Fair on Friday. She attended the fair with her... Sun, 17 Aug 2014 17:35:10 EST Fiddlin’ around at the Missouri State Fair http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/home_top-news-photogalleries/50154509/Fiddlin-around-at-the-Missouri-State-Fair Musicians young and old weren't fiddling around Sunday afternoon as they gathered in small groups playing together before the opening of the Missouri Fiddle Championships hosted at the Touchstone Energy Stage at the Missouri State... Sun, 17 Aug 2014 17:27:05 EST Community Calendar for Aug. 18-24 http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/announcements-community-news-news/50154445/Community-Calendar-for-Aug.-18-24 MONDAY10 a.m.: Show-Me Mad Tatters, University Extension Office Conference Room, 1012A Thompson Blvd. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 14:40:15 EST Aug. 16 Police Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/blotter/50145950/Aug.-16-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. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 16:27:17 EST Aug. 16 Crash Reports http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50146074/Aug.-16-Crash-Reports Woman injured in single-vehicle accidentA Knob Noster woman was injured in an accident at 11:30 p.m. Thursday in Johnson County. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 16:26:08 EST Plenty to see this weekend at fair http://sedaliademocrat.com/news/news/50148609/Plenty-to-see-this-weekend-at-fair There's only two days left of the Missouri State Fair, but there's still plenty to see and do this weekend on the fairgrounds. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:14:04 EST