Nostalgia

Sedalia Bombers’ Games Are A Blast!!!
It took most of the season to drift by but I finally made it out to a Bombers game last night.  I always enjoy going to Dey field to watch America's past time.  You'd be hard-fetched to find another field like it in the Midwest.  It just exudes the way baseball was in the ol…
Jack’s Mid Missouri Memory: 4th of July
As a child I thought I knew what the 4th of July meant. Back then it meant Reed’s grocery store at 4th Street and Emmit Avenue would be replacing the candy in that big glass case in front of the store with fireworks, which also meant every nickel my friends and I could scrape togethe…
Jack’s Mid-Missouri-Memories How Memories Come Out
How Memories Come Out
Some things lend themselves more readily to nostalgia than others, and when we see them we are immediately transported to our past for a brief moment to relive an experience. For some it is an old car, train, friend, or even an artilce of clothing from their past...
Jack’s Mid-Missouri-Memory-Just Yesterday
I woke up this morning and looked in the mirror, and I swore that wasn't me. The guy in the mirror had wrinkles liver spots and very little hair.
I know it was only yesterday that Donnie, Bobby  and I were playing marbles around a circle drawn in dirt and someone slipped in an outlawed stee…
Show Me Honor Flight Set To Return
The 17th Show Me Honor Flight full of World War 2, Korean War and Vietnam Vets, along with escorts have been enjoying their day in Washington D.C. to see their respective memorials.
They are now set to return to Downtown Sedalia at the Municipal Building at 1 a...
UCM Update
Escape from Nazi Alcatraz on NOVA
Colditz Castle, a notorious prisoner of war camp in Nazi Germany, was supposed to be escape-proof. But in World War II, a group of British officers dreamt up an escape plan: in a secret attic workshop, they constructed a two-man glider out of bed sheets and floorboar…
Air Show Memories: Red Baron Stearman Squadron
I am an Air Force Brat and proud of it. Many of my greatest memories were seeing airshows, such as Wings Over Whiteman. When I lived in Ramstein and Whiteman Air Force Base, I had the chance to see so many great flying teams, The Thunderbirds, The Blue Angels, Canadian Snowbirds, The Tricoloris, A-1…

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