Domestic Violence

Sedalia Moose Lodge to Hold Fish Fry Fundraiser for A Place At The Lake
Sedalia Moose Lodge to Hold Fish Fry Fundraiser for A Place At The Lake
The Place at the Lake is a great organization down in Lincoln that works diligently for domestic violence awareness. They provide support, help, shelter and encouragement to those affected by domestic violence. They're reaching out to the folks of Pettis County and Sedalia with their new fundraiser, and it looks like it'll be a lot of fun!
C.A.S.A. Candlelight Vigil
C.A.S.A. Candlelight Vigil
About 20 people gathered outside the Stauffacher Center on the State Fair Community College campus for the "Speak Out Against Domestic Violence" candlelight vigil on October 23.  While the wind prevented the candles from staying lit, the speakers didn't disappoint.
It’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Sedalia Women DO Have A Choice
It’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Sedalia Women DO Have A Choice
I thought about telling you what I think should happen to a man that abuses a woman, but then I figured the images that it would conjure are too graphic to put on this site.  Suffice it to say that I think they should be dealt with swiftly and severely. There are several different types of abuse.  Physical, sexual violence/abuse, psychological and economic.  Many times, multiple forms will manifes