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“Great Depression” Triggered 86 Years Ago Today

It was October 29, 1929, the Stock Market crashed, wiping out the fortunes of thousands of investors.  The day came to be known as BLACK TUESDAY, and it triggered the "GREAT DEPRESSION" which lasted for nearly 10 more years.

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Former Bars in Sedalia – How Many Do You Remember?

When the time comes when you're bellying up to the bar, and you're exchanging tall tales, how often do you go back in time and try to remember your favorite watering holes? 

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Eddie's Drive-In - Sedalia, Missouri
Kurt Parsons

Jack’s Mid Missouri Memory: Goodbye to Another Icon, Eddie’s Drive-In

Goodbye to another Icon. People of my generation have had to say goodbye to way too many icons from our childhood, and some I know have bothered us more than others.

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Royals Baby

Jack’s Mid-Missouri Memory: The Great Feeling of Being Carried

As I sat in my car waiting for my wife to come out of Wal-Mart this last Friday, I found myself watching mothers and fathers with little children as they carried them in and out of the store


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100 Years of Halloween Costumes in 3 Minutes [Video]

Carving pumpkins, sipping cider, and trick-or-treating may be part of your Halloween ritual, but nothing gets us into the spirit more than Halloween costumes! 

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Scott Joplin Ragtime Music Festival Sedalia
Doug Sokolowski

What’s The Biggest Annual Music Festival in Missouri?

According to Promotions Now, a national promotions website, the largest annual music festival in Missouri is...(drum roll, please) The Scott Joplin Festival in Sedalia!

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Bill Pugliano, Getty Images
Bill Pugliano, Getty Images

Jack’s Mid-Missouri-Memory: A Kid’s Life of Discovery: Including the Pleasure of Dirt

When I was a boy nothing fascinated me more than a stretch of open dirt. It was like a blank canvas waiting for an artist.

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Jack’s Mid Missouri Memory: 77 Is This my Lucky Year?

Nobody likes getting older. That is a fact and goes without saying I know, but I had to start my annual age memory someway so please forgive me for stating the obvious. On Wednesday the 7th of October I will turn 77, and as I always do I am trying to find the positives in that. First off 7 is supposed to be lucky, so double sevens have to be even more so-don’t you think?

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Griff's - Sedalia Missouri
Kaleb Filis

Former Restaurants of Sedalia

Patricia's Mexican Restaurant recently closed its doors in Sedalia, we have seen our fair share of restaurants that have come and gone. Restaurants can hold sentimental values with us, it could be our first date, a gathering spot with friends and family, or just your favorite dish.

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Uranus, it’s a Destination

That's right, Uranus, is a destination stop on the famous Historic Route 66. Just off of I-44 exit 163. Now with a name like Uranus, you know you are going to be the butt of all jokes...

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