Sedalia resident Anna Lee Bail was shocked when she looked in her mailbox in March and found a letter from Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder, telling her state Rep. Stanley Cox had nominated her for the Senior Service Award.
May 8, 1945, officially marked the end of World War II in Europe and is known a V-E (Victory in Europe) Day. Members of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2591 wanted to pay tribute to veterans who served not only in Europe, but during the entire war.
Mothers and their families are invited to start a new tradition this Mother’s Day weekend with the third annual Super Mom Walk and Run, set for Saturday at the upper midway by the Mathewson Exhibition Center on the Missouri State Fairgrounds
Kenneth Hale wasn’t surprised when he was drafted at the age of 21. He was living in Kansas City and because he had a private pilot’s license, he got to enlist in the Air Force. He learned how to fly a glider, a bi-plane, twin-engine Cessna and the B-17.