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Trail’s End Dedication
The Dedication of Trail's End, the tribute to America's first major cattle drive destination, and the then most western railroad that first took the cattle to market, will take place on April 25th at 11:30 a.m.  on the Missouri State Fairgrounds.  F...
Trails End Video Project
Trail's End Western Heritage Days, America's Western History in one weekend at the Missouri State Fairgrounds, will be held the weekend of April 24, 25 and 26, 2015.
The Trails End-Sedalia project will promote cultural tourism of the Sedalia/Pettis County area; educate others of the history…
Civil War Veteran Buried Over Weekend
CARTHAGE, Mo. (AP) — A Civil War veteran has been buried with his family in southwest Missouri in a ceremony that included re-enactors and the sounds of a cannon blast. The Joplin Globe reports that hundreds gathered Saturday for the funeral of Major Raphael Guido Rombauer...
UCM Pep Rally Planned For Wednesday
WARRENSBURG, Mo. -- The University of Central Missouri will hold a pep rally on Wednesday, March 25 to honor the 2015 NCAA-II Women's Indoor Track & Field National Champion Jennies and Mules Wrestling National Champion Frank Cagnina.
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Go Into the Light With These 10 ‘Poltergeist’ Facts
If you thought the movie version of Poltergeist was creepy, that's nothing compared to how it was on set. During the film's finale, the production used actual human skeletons instead of props because it was cheaper to buy the real ones. And they wonder why this movie is cursed? This is jus…
Sedalia’s 2015 St. Patrick’s Day Parade [PHOTOS]
The annual Sedalia St. Patrick's Day Parade took place Saturday morning (March 14) under the direction of parade organizer Terry Cockrell.
This was the first St. Patrick's Day Parade he organized and allowed anybody to enter the parade. The entries were on the small side this year, but ther…

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