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Missouri Storm Shelter Projects Set To Receive Federal Funding
Missouri Storm Shelter Projects Set To Receive Federal Funding
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Local governments in Missouri that built storm shelters or repaired school and hospital buildings after disasters like the 2011 Joplin tornado will soon be reimbursed with federal funds. Governor Jay Nixon yesterday signed a bill that gives the state the authority to send federal money for disaster relief projects to local governments...
It’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Sedalia Women DO Have A Choice
It’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Sedalia Women DO Have A Choice
I thought about telling you what I think should happen to a man that abuses a woman, but then I figured the images that it would conjure are too graphic to put on this site.  Suffice it to say that I think they should be dealt with swiftly and severely. There are several different types of abuse.  Physical, sexual violence/abuse, psychological and economic.  Many times, multiple forms will manifes
Pettis County Storm Shelter Map
Pettis County Storm Shelter Map
View Pettis County Storm Shelters in a larger map Pettis County storm shelters are location at various locations around town and vary in capacity, able to shelter from 600-3000 people at a time.  The shelters will be available when Pettis County has been placed under a Tornado Watch, and will remain open until the watch expires or has been cancelled.  Information concerning whether or not resid
Looking for a Family Pet? Consider a Local Shelter
Looking for a Family Pet? Consider a Local Shelter
Recently my family decided that it was time to get a second dog.   While my wife and I have always had a dog in our life, this would be the first dog that our kids would have the chance to really help pick out.  My wife is a big fan of dachshunds, while my kids like smaller type dogs.  We are not a puppy family, and am proud to say we've gotten all of our dogs from area shelters since we've been m