Missouri State Fair Competition Deadlines Drawing Near
Friday, July 1, is the deadline for entering 4-H and FFA livestock contests at this year’s Missouri State Fair. This is also the deadline for open shows for beef cattle, dairy cattle, goats, mules, poultry, rabbits, sheep and swine, according to Fair Director Mark Wolfe.
Sedalia’s Yard Waste Drop-Off Site Relocated
Effective June 22, 2016, the City of Sedalia Yard Waste Drop Off Site will open at its new location near the City Compost Facility at 27882 Highway U.
Boys & Girls Club To No Longer Offer SPARK Program in Cole Camp
The Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri will no longer offer SPARK, a reading intensive program held at its Cole Camp Site, due to budgetary reasons.
Missing Warrensburg Woman Found
[Update} The Johnson County Sheriff's Office says that Janice Smith has been found.
Part of South New York Closed For Street Repair
South New York Avenue from E. 24th Street to E. 28th Street will be closed
City of Sedalia to Spray For Mosquitos
The City of Sedalia's Public Works Department will be spraying for mosquitoes between the hours of 2 a.m. to 6 a.m. on each of the following days, weather permitting:
Two Homicides Reported in Slater
According to published reports, the Saline County Sheriff has confirmed two people were found dead early Thursday morning, with one person’s body discovered in Slater around 1:45 a.m., and the other body just outside Slater city limits around 8 a.m.
High Temperatures, Low Humidity Expected Through Sunday
As temperatures breach the 90 degree mark through the remainder of the week, humidity levels are expected to stay low. The low humidity will provide a more comfortable heat for area residents.
Free Smoke Alarms Available for Pettis County Residents
The Sedalia-Pettis County United Way has teamed up with the American Red Cross to provide and install smoke alarms for area residents. State of the art alarms will be installed in homes that have old or missing smoke detectors.
Boonslick’s Writing Workshop Returns For Second Year
A free writing workshop for children, led by author Angela Roquet, returns from 1 to 3 p.m. July 12 to 14 at the Boonslick Regional Library.