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Smith-Cotton High School to present 'The Sound of Music'  Sedalia Democrat

This year at Smith-Cotton High School, the halls are alive with “The Sound of Music,” the fall musical. The S-C Theater Department is hoping to put on a show ...

Photos: Smith-Cotton High School Homecoming Parade | News  Sedalia Democrat

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Smith-Cotton band numbers increasing | Arts Entertainment  Sedalia Democrat

Music education and interest among students in Sedalia School District 200 is increasing, propelling an uptick in members of Smith-Cotton High School Band ...

Photos: Smith-Cotton performing 'The Sound of Music'  Sedalia Democrat

The Smith-Cotton High School Department of Theatre is performing the musical "The Sound of Music" this weekend in the Heckart Performing Arts Center.

Smith-Cotton Homecoming Activities Set for Oct. 5 - 6

The 2018 Smith-Cotton High School Homecoming game and activities is slated for October 5 and 6.

Smith-Cotton High School graduates attend International Thespian Festival  Sedalia Democrat

A love and passion for theater arts is the driving force behind two students receiving recent recognition at an international thespian venue.

Threat investigation leads to Smith-Cotton High School student arrest  Sedalia Democrat

Another Smith-Cotton High School student has been arrested after reportedly making threats against the school.

Smith-Cotton High School student arrested after shooting threats  Sedalia Democrat

A Smith-Cotton High School senior has been arrested after students and staff reported threats of a school shooting.

Prep Roundup, Dec. 12: Smith-Cotton to host Webster Groves in McDonald's Classic  Sedalia Democrat

Smith-Cotton boys basketball plays host to state-ranked Webster Groves to begin the S-C/McDonald's Classic at Smith-Cotton High School in Sedalia.

Smith-Cotton JROTC Raiders capture third in national competition  Sedalia Democrat

The Smith-Cotton High School JROTC Raider Team is once again returning home as one of the top teams in the nation.

SFCC's Hammond elected to MO-KAN-NE board  Sedalia Democrat

Brandon Hammond, academic advisor at Smith-Cotton High School for State Fair Community College's Upward Bound TRiO program, has been sworn in as a ...

Rookie Reporter: Smith-Cotton student wins cover on magazine  Sedalia Democrat

Students and staff at Smith-Cotton High School have an abundance of hidden talents. The most recently discovered — Camila Virgen.

Area football preview, Week 1: Smith-Cotton hosts week one senior night  Sedalia Democrat

Time really flies at Smith-Cotton. One day you're taking attendance on the first day of school, the next you're celebrating senior night. That will be the case Friday ...

Sedalia 200 introduces district security officers | News  Sedalia Democrat

During the Aug. 27 Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education meeting, board members were given presentations regarding efforts to improve the safety ...

Smith-Cotton places first at Warrensburg Math Relays  Sedalia Democrat

The Smith-Cotton High School Math Team placed first in the large school division at the Warrensburg Math Relays on Nov. 17. Freshmen Gabriel Sokolowski ...

Smith-Cotton JROTC to compete at National High School Drill Team Championships  Sedalia Democrat

To be recognized as one of the nation's best takes hard work, dedication and the desire to succeed. All are qualities members of the Smith-Cotton High School ...

Sacred Heart, Smith-Cotton wrap summer scrimmage series  Sedalia Democrat

In international soccer, the term for a pre-season match or one that doesn't count toward the standings is a “friendly.” That's not normally the first word that comes ...

Social media post warns of shooting at Smith-Cotton High School  Sedalia Democrat

Sedalia law enforcement is investigating a shooting threat made against Smith-Cotton High School.

Sedalia school board approves hiring six additional armed officers  Sedalia Democrat

Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education members took a number of steps during Monday evening's meeting to help achieve student safety goals.

365 graduates of Smith-Cotton High School move forward with dignity and respect  Sedalia Democrat

Saturday evening was a time to recognize the hard work and dedication of the last 13 years for the 365 young men and women of the Smith-Cotton graduating ...

Marching to the beat of a Tiger tuba  Sedalia Democrat

On Wednesday, the halls were alive with the sound of music at Smith-Cotton High School. With students participating in week two of their three-week band camp ...

Community events scheduled in observance of Veterans Day  Sedalia Democrat

Editor's note: This article has been updated to include the date of the Otterville event.

Hundreds protest suicides, bullying in Sedalia | News  Sedalia Democrat

Hundreds of parents, students and community members gathered Thursday afternoon outside Smith-Cotton High School for what became a loud, angry protest ...

Ozark curb S-C winning streak ahead of district matchup  Sedalia Democrat

Following four straight wins, Smith-Cotton's comeback resolve was tested Tuesday night in a 2-1 loss at Tiger Stadium to a talented Ozark team.

Rookie Reporter: Smith-Cotton instructor to present at ESOL Conference  Sedalia Democrat

Smith-Cotton ESOL teacher Melissa Lackey has been selected to present at the Mid-America Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages Conference ...

Sedalia School District Foundation awards scholarships | Education  Sedalia Democrat

The Sedalia School District Foundation continues to support Sedalia School District students by awarding Dual Credit Scholarships. Six Smith-Cotton High ...

SC students honor Sarah Cotton | Community  Sedalia Democrat

To honor one of Sarah Cotton's final requests, each year on or near her birthday, Sept. 30, members of the Smith-Cotton High School chapter of the National ...

Smith-Cotton ready for Homecoming 2017 festivities | News  Sedalia Democrat

Smith-Cotton is preparing for an All-American red, white and blue and black and gold celebration as they ready for “Living in America Homecoming 2017” this ...

Sedalia 200 considers new early childhood facility | Education  Sedalia Democrat

With an expanding wait list for services at the Pettis County Early Childhood Cooperative, Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education members are ...

Rookie Reporters: Smith-Cotton to send seven students to national HOSA competition  Sedalia Democrat

The results are in — Smith-Cotton's Health Occupation Students of America chapter will send seven students to the organization's annual International ...

UPDATE: Smith-Cotton freshman killed in vehicle accident  Sedalia Democrat

A Smith-Cotton High School freshman died in a vehicle accident Wednesday morning.

Smith-Cotton student attends Boys State | Community  Sedalia Democrat

WARRENSBURG — Kyler S. Simoncic participated in the American Legion Boys State of Missouri June 16-23 on the campus of the University of Central ...

Photos: Smith-Cotton High School Band fine tunes marching techniques  Sedalia Democrat

Smith-Cotton High School Band saxophone students practice music and marching techniques during Band Camp at Jennie Jaynes Activities Complex and Tiger ...

Thomas offers views on Sedalia school board | News  Sedalia Democrat

A local resident is making a run for the Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education.

School bullying is worse in Missouri than most anywhere in the nation, study says  The Kansas City Star

Missouri ranks third in the nation for having one of the biggest bullying problems among high school students, according to a study released Thursday from ...

Smith-Cotton volleyball rolling after Versailles victory | Sports  Sedalia Democrat

Everything's coming up, Smith-Cotton. Smith-Cotton volleyball are winners of five of its last six matches, surrendering just but one set during its stretch after a ...

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Members of the Sedalia Fire Department and Pettis County Ambulance District look over a car damaged in a two-vehicle accident around 4 p.m. Thursday on ...

Smith-Cotton sweeps Guardians at home | Sports  Sedalia Democrat

Facing a 15-point disadvantage after a first half that included 18 turnovers, Smith-Cotton head coach Kevin Thomas challenged a young Tigers roster at halftime ...

Smith-Cotton graduate nominated for CNN Hero Award  Sedalia Democrat

There are unsung heroes among us. Men and women who chose to make a difference and give back in *service* to others.

SIGNING DAY: Smith-Cotton standout Esquivel signs to play soccer at Drury  Sedalia Democrat

First-team all-state selection and Smith-Cotton senior forward Alex Esquivel accepted a scholarship Wednesday to play soccer at Drury University in Springfield.

Smith-Cotton may lose athletic conference affiliation | News  Sedalia Democrat

Editor's note: This article has been updated to correct the last year the West Central Conference will exist and to clarify other points regarding the effects of ...

Community to host holiday events, concerts | Arts Entertainment  Sedalia Democrat

Editor's note: This article has been updated to include more events.

Active shooter exercise puts Sedalia, Pettis County responders to the test  Sedalia Democrat

Shots rang out at Smith-Cotton High School on Monday morning. Then came the sirens and screams.

SC JROTC cadets receive highest honor | Education  Sedalia Democrat

Two Smith-Cotton JROTC cadets have been selected to receive the Legion of Valor Bronze Cross for Achievement Award.

Jeffries, Jefferson City deals Tigers season-opening loss  Sedalia Democrat

Competing independent of a conference, Smith-Cotton boys basketball looked to set the tone with a season-opening matchup hosting Jefferson City.

Smith-Cotton JROTC captures national title | News  Sedalia Democrat

Smith-Cotton JROTC has proven once again why they are the best in the nation. The Raider Team returned this weekend from the All-*Service* National ...

Sedalia School District Foundation to host Tiger Bash  Sedalia Democrat

Bragging rights for the Sedalia School District 200 will be settled on the court Saturday night as the old Smith-Cotton faces off against the new Smith-Cotton in ...

Sign-up period begins for Sedalia Youth Basketball Association  Sedalia Democrat

One season after introducing an elementary school basketball league, Smith-Cotton boys basketball head coach Kevin Thomas announced Monday the Sedalia ...

Photos: Missouri State High School Activities Association hosts cheer, dance clinic at Smith-Cotton  Sedalia Democrat

Members of the Universal Cheerleader Association were at Smith-Cotton High School Monday to help instruct more than 200 cheer and dance team members ...

Sedalia school board candidates participate in forum | News  Sedalia Democrat

Candidates for the Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education made their first public appearance during a forum hosted by the Sedalia Community ...

Rookie Reporter: Color Guard adds to Smith Cotton band's field show  Sedalia Democrat

Color guard has been a vital element of marching band for around 40 years.

Photos: Smith-Cotton girls swim team rings bells for Salvation Army  Sedalia Democrat

As she drops a donation into the red kettle, Brenda Wendling, of Knob Noster, is serenaded by members of the Smith-Cotton High School girls swim team as ...

Laying their heart on the stage | Arts Entertainment  Sedalia Democrat

Filled with enthusiasm and high spirits, Smith-Cotton New Score singers were undaunted by an early-hour practice session Thursday morning. The show choir ...

Sedalia 200 administrators Carla Wheeler, Brad Pollitt retire | News  Sedalia Democrat

In four weeks, two long-time Sedalia School District 200 administrators will close their office doors one final time as they retire from their careers in education.

Rookie Reporter: Smith-Cotton High School Academic Team captures first in District Competition  Sedalia Democrat

The Smith-Cotton Academic Team put its “useless facts and information” to good use.

Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education to consider calendar, proposals  Sedalia Democrat

In the Board of Education's first scheduled work session of the calendar year, the Sedalia School District 200 will be planning for the future.

Team SCREAM punches its ticket to FIRST World Championships  Sedalia Democrat

KANSAS CITY – As the power cubes piled up and the clock kept ticking, Team SCREAM Head Coach Michael Wright turned away from the game and glared at ...

S-C distinguished alumnus offers advice for the future  Sedalia Democrat

Chuck Kempton, the 2018 Sedalia School District Foundation Distinguished Alumnus, knows the importance of hard work and serving others. He also ...

Sedalia 200 announces principal changes | News  Sedalia Democrat

The Sedalia School District 200 is nearing the completion of hiring administrators for the 2018-19 school year after the announcement Thursday of three ...

Sedalia 200 adds instructional coaches to junior, senior high  Sedalia Democrat

The Sedalia 200's teaching team has a crew of coaches who help them – and their students – improve their performance in the classroom.

Father organizes protest against school district after daughter's suicide

Friends and family members of a Sedalia teen are planning to protest the school district Thursday at 1 p.m. in front of Smith-Cotton High School.

Robertson speaks about Bothwell departure | News  Sedalia Democrat

Several weeks after leaving Bothwell Regional Health Center, former Chief Executive Officer Jimmy Robertson is making plans to move forward in his home ...

Liberty Center to host 'Christmas Spectacular!' | Arts Entertainment  Sedalia Democrat

A musical extravaganza featuring the tunes of Christmas, comedy and festive fun for the whole family will take place Friday and Saturday evening at the Liberty ...

Sedalia School District 200 board approves district budget | News  Sedalia Democrat

In Superintendent Brad Pollitt's last board meeting for the Sedalia School District 200, board of education members voted to approve the final budget ...

Pannier signs to Roadrunners baseball | Sports |  Sedalia Democrat

On the day Smith-Cotton High School students returned to classes from winter break, senior and three-sport athlete Brice Pannier inked his commitment to his ...

CACTUS distribution begins Thursday, Friday | News  Sedalia Democrat

Volunteers are busy this week preparing for the annual Community and Children Teaming Up 4 Success, or C.A.C.T.U.S., distribution, which will provide ...

Tigers open track and field season with S-C Quad  Sedalia Democrat

Hosting six schools from Classes 1-3, the first starting-pistol pops of the season went undeterred by spot showers Friday at the S-C Quad at Tiger Stadium in ...

Smith-Cotton engineering class provides real-world applications  Sedalia Democrat

Some may argue that an education isn't supposed to be “fun and games,” but if you do it right it can be.

Chef Micables delivering gourmet meals | News  Sedalia Democrat

Using a technique popular in metro areas, a local chef has come home and created his own gourmet delivery business.

S-C's Peterson is female Wendy's High School Heisman winner for Missouri  Sedalia Democrat

For Smith-Cotton senior Saige Peterson, being the 2017 female state winner of the Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship is pretty sweet. But it gets ...

Sedalia School District 200 names educator, associate of the year  Sedalia Democrat

The Sedalia School District 200 Community Educators Association recognized the outstanding work of their members Thursday afternoon during a ceremony ...

Smith-Cotton principal discusses suicide with students

The Sedalia School District released a statement on Monday afternoon through Facebook explaining that the Smith-Cotton High School Principal, Wade Norton, ...

Candidates for Sedalia board of education meet in second forum  Sedalia Democrat

For the second time in less than 24 hours, the four candidates vying for a seat on the Sedalia School District 200 Board of Education met to address a number.

Sedalia 200 among first in state to offer Seal of Biliteracy  Sedalia Democrat

The Sedalia School District 200 has again proven its willingness and desire to pilot state educational programs to benefit students and the community.

Rookie Reporter: A goal to enjoy life | News |  Sedalia Democrat

Smith-Cotton senior Olivia Smith's love for theatre and music fell into place by accident.

Sedalia man captures national title in Sonic Skate Off Competition  Sedalia Democrat

From the moment you meet him, it is easy recognize that Devin Berry has it. A mixture of understanding, enthusiasm, charisma, humility and a joy for life, the ...

Rookie Reporters: Sedalia 200 adds district psychologist to staff  Sedalia Democrat

Chris Johnston, the Sedalia S200 district's psychologist, was hired this year to ensure the mental health of both students and staff.

Sacred Heart, Smith-Cotton basketball compete at Tri-Lake shootout  Sedalia Democrat

Smith-Cotton at Sacred Heart boy's varsity basketball met Thursday, June 15 at Sacred Heart School in Sedalia for the Tri-Lakes Shootout, playing to a ...

S-C Math Team takes first at Cole Camp Relay  Sedalia Democrat

The Smith-Cotton High School Math Team placed first in the large school division at the Cole Camp Math Relays hosted Sept. 22 at Cole Camp High School.

7th Street Artists Co-op offers new venue for area artists  Sedalia Democrat

Artists now have another venue, to work from and exhibit their art at, with the opening of a co-op in the historic Jackie Oakie home on West Seventh Street.

Nixa qualifies for sectional track meet in 12 individual events  Christian County Headliner News

Home field advantage helped Nixa High School capture 12 top-four individuals finishes at the Class 5 District 6 Track and Field Championships May 12, ...

Rookie Reporters: S-C High School DECA students to compete at state  Sedalia Democrat

Smith-Cotton's DECA chapter is sending seven students to the state-level competition after a strong showing against 12 other schools at the Feb. 7 District 4 ...

Maintenance work continues at Sedalia 200 | News  Sedalia Democrat

Work for some can seemingly stretch for miles. In the case of the Sedalia School District 200 maintenance department, that statement is no exaggeration.

SC HOSA chapter, Toderescu-Stavila honored | Education  Sedalia Democrat

Smith-Cotton High School's Health Occupation Students of America chapter represented Sedalia at the HOSA International Leadership Conference June 27-30 ...

Smith-Cotton Junior High students to perform 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe'  Sedalia Democrat

A beloved classic story of the triumph of good over evil will come to life this weekend as students from the Smith-Cotton Junior High theatrical program present ...

Predicted inclement weather causing Pettis County closings, cancellations  Sedalia Democrat

Thursday's inclement weather forecast is causing several Pettis County school districts to dismiss classes early.

Smith-Cotton students work to maintain Liberty Park Stadium  Sedalia Democrat

When Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn spent a day whitewashing a fence it was done not because they wanted to but as a form of punishment.

Swafford-Hutinger engagement | Announcements  Sedalia Democrat

Steve and Sharon Swafford, of Sedalia, announce the engagement of the daughter Jenny Lynn Swafford, of Overland Park, Kansas, to Drew Thomas Hutinger, ...

Philanthropist, businesswoman Sue Heckart announces retirement | News  Sedalia Democrat

Seventy years ago, Sedalia welcomed a family to their community. Little did the town know at the time the lasting impact that family would leave on Sedalia.

Smith-Cotton student charged for threatening principal with a knife

A Pettis County teen was tasered and arrested Monday morning after he allegedly threatened an administrator with a knife.

Smith-Cotton High School theatre students to use fly system for 'Mary Poppins'  Sedalia Democrat

Mary Poppins was learning to fly at Smith-Cotton High School Monday and Tuesday evening with the help of Flight Director Shad Ramsey with ZFX Flying, ...

Cinema Studies teacher Ted Walch discusses insights learned through students  Sedalia Democrat

A local man who has moved on to teach cinema studies to adolescents has found important insights about life — finding what you love and doing it and knowing ...

Stanley Dean Siron | Obituaries  Christian County Headliner News

No services are planned at this time, as Stan's family continues to notify loved ones. For the time being, Stan's earthly remains are being kept at Adams Funeral ...

Meet the 15-year-old who called the Royals’ trade for Brett Phillips ... in March  The Kansas City Star

In March, Jeffrey Goodson of Sedalia, Mo., predicted the Royals would make a trade in July with the Milwaukee Brewers for outfielder Brett Phillips.

Missouri coach speculation resonates in Sedalia, Kim Anderson's hometown  Columbia Missourian

SEDALIA – Lucy McRoy, the secretary at Smith-Cotton High School, looks at her flip phone, thinking of people who know Kim Anderson best. She smiles.

Pollitt announces run for 52nd District seat | News  Sedalia Democrat

After announcing his retirement from the Sedalia School District 200 a few months ago, Brad Pollitt has made another announcement regarding his future: ...

Superintendent of Sedalia School District 200 announces retirement effective June 30  Sedalia Democrat

After a 34-year career in education, Brad Pollitt, Superintendent of Sedalia School District 200, has announced his retirement, effective June 30, 2018.

Goodbye to one of Sedalia's voices | News |  Sedalia Democrat

The Sedalia community lost one of its favorite outspoken voices this week.

Sedalia 200 promotes Pyle, Fraley to assistant superintendent positions  Sedalia Democrat

The Sedalia School District 200 announced the promotion of two administrators to assistant superintendent.

Statistics students get a four-legged surprise | Education  Sedalia Democrat

Smith-Cotton High School math teacher Jennifer Crane surprised her Statistics students with some special visitors to her classroom on Dec. 3.

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