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Scott Joplin Festival: Wednesday June 3, 2015
The Scott Joplin Festival begins today and rolls through Saturday in Sedalia. The Scott Joplin Festival begins today (June 3) at State Fair Community College with free shows at the Commons area from 9 this morning until 4 this afternoon. There will be two paid shows at 2 this afternoon and 8 this ev…
UCM Update
In tonight’s part five of The Roosevelts: An Intimate History on KMOS-TV, FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. Aimed at ending the Depression, his sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the…
Top 10 Memorial Day Songs [OPINION]
Today is Memorial Day and I hope you take the time to recognize that we should reflect upon those who proudly served and protected our great land. There are many songs of patriotism, but I thought today I'd highlight my opinion on the Top 10 Memorial Day songs, after the National Anthem...
Show-Me Honor Flight Radio Thon: May 21, 2015
The Show-Me Honor Flight Radiothon will be held on Thursday, May 21, 2015.  We’re giving you a chance to help send World War II, Korean War and Vietnam War Veterans to Washington D.C. to see their memorials.
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Whiteman Corridor Ceremonies
The annual George Whiteman Wreath Laying Ceremony was held this morning (May 16) at Memorial Park Cemetery. This year's ceremony was the beginning of the dedications for the Whiteman Corridor, which is a project the Sedalia Leadership has been working on to honor the legacy of Whiteman...
“Whiteman: The Legacy of Freedom” Sculptures at Katy Park
New sculptures sit on the corner of 24th and Grand at Katy Park. The sculptures were created by Sedalia artist Don Luper to honor Lt. George Whiteman. A B-2 and a plane that Lt. Whiteman piloted, a P-40, are now great pieces of artwork to honor the legacy of Lt...
The Truth is Out There With These 10 ‘X-Files’ Facts
The X-Files is famous for keeping its own secrets under wraps, let alone the government's, but did you know creator Chris Carter first dreamed up Mulder and Scully after learning over three million Americans claim to have been abducted by aliens? Or that The X-Files practically invented the mix…
Leroy Van Dyke’s Country Gold Tour To Appear at CMA Music Fest
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 12, 2015) – Not many artists can say they were on the CMA Board of Directors during the planning and formation of the inaugural Fan Fair which took place at Nashville’s Municipal Auditorium in 1972. Even fewer can say they will have the honor of performing…

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