Nostalgia

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Activities
Monday is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Area schools may be out, but there is still lots to learn and do.
Sedalia does an excellent job of continuing to share the life and times of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. He may have died in 1968, but almost 50 years after his death, his legacy still continues o…
Dr. Donald C. Proctor, 91
Dr. Donald C. Proctor, 91, of Sedalia, Missouri, passed away January 15, 2015, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Warrensburg.
Don was born January 13, 1924, to Roy G. Proctor and Martha A. Crane in Columbia, Missouri.
Don graduated from Hickman High School in Columbia and attended the University of Mis…
Jack’s Mid-Missouri Memory: Characters Make a Memory
In 2014 I lost two more people I grew up with in the 40’s and 50s. They were people I thought would live forever, but I guess that was because that is the way we think as kids. These two will join the others who made up my life back then, and now are no longer around...
My Memory of Rose Nolen
I first met Rose when I started writing my column for the Sedalia Democrat, at the same time she was writing hers in the 90s.Both of our columns were classified as nostalgia , but Rose’s Column reached a bigger audience probably because she was a good researcher, and taught her readers some hi…

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