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Bob Satnan
Works at Sedalia (Mo.) School District 200
Attended Franklin College
Lives in Sedalia, MO
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What these students accomplish each year is truly amazing #frc   #omgrobots   #stemeducation   #sedalia   #robots   #recycle  
KANSAS CITY – For the second year in a row, Team SCREAM's destiny will be determined in Oklahoma.Smith-Cotton High School...
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So much fun watching Christine Sturgill win the #Sedalia  Middle School spelling bee today. Bright girl, great attitude, dynamic personality. Look out, Scripps National #SpellingBee 
A smile came across Christine Sturgill's face – again – and she thought to herself, “Don't make a fiasco out of &#...
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Outstanding accomplishment in Coach Brennan Scanlon's first year at Smith-Cotton
NEVADA — It wasn't easy, but nothing worthwhile ever is.The Smith-Cotton Tigers won the West Central Conference title out...
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Please check out my latest +SedaliaDemocrat column on the project that Dennis Rich is striving to complete in honor of his friend, Terrence. #Chewbacchus  has become one of the rising events of the lead-up to #MardiGras. 
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So happy that +Peter Hollens likes this piece that I wrote about his connection with a special education class
If you have a voice and an open heart, you don't need instruments to captivate an audience. That voice and heart also can connect a perfor...
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This is the latest Rookie Reporters piece in the +Sedalia Democrat. This program, a joint effort among the Democrat, +Reynolds Journalism Institute and Sedalia School District 200, has Smith-Cotton High School journalists writing news and feature stories that are published in the local daily newspaper. #education #media  #graduation  
For the first time in about 30 years, Smith-Cotton High School's Commencement ceremony will not be hosted at the Mathewson Exhibition Cent...
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Really enjoyed writing this one for the +Sedalia Democrat. Jimmy has a great outlook on life.
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My son, Chaz, got a new look Saturday after vowing to let his basketball coach cut his hair if the team won the conference title.
Smith-Cotton captured the West Central Conference boys basketball title this season for the first time in 19 years, and that achievement brought...
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This week's column looks at #Sedalia  moving toward putting 2 use tax issues on the ballot. But they're not new #taxes -- read it to understand.
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#Sedalia  residents: This fundraiser for #cancer  patient Dale Kearney is Saturday, Feb. 7, at the Moose Lodge. He faces #chemotherapy  treatments for the rest of his life, and his family could use a little financial assistance to cover the costs.
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Hey +Garrett Popcorn - what's up? I have dreams of Chicago Mix. What would happen if I stuffed a pillow with it? #midnightsnack 
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This week's column for the +Sedalia Democrat looks back at some of the memorable folks I got to write about in 2014.
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Communications Director, Sedalia School District 200
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Writing, editing, eating cookies
Employment
  • Sedalia (Mo.) School District 200
    Communications Director, 2013 - present
    Manage external and internal communications for Sedalia School District 200. Also teach high school-level journalism and personal finance courses
  • Sedalia Democrat
    Editor, 2009 - 2013
  • East Valley Tribune
    Editorial Page Editor, 2005 - 2008
  • East Valley Tribune
    Editor, Tribune Weekly Publications, 2001 - 2005
  • East Valley Tribune
    News Editor, 1996 - 2001
  • Rockford Register Star
    News Editor, 1989 - 1996
  • Chronicle-Tribune
    Copy Editor, 1987 - 1989
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Sedalia, MO
Previously
Mesa, Az - Rockford, Il - Marion, IN
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Writer/editor, communications professional, teacher, blues enthusiast
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Sensational wife, 2 great kids, 3 crazy dogs and the former editor of the Kansas City Press Club's 2012 Daily Newspaper of the Year.
Education
  • Franklin College
    Journalism, 1982 - 1986
  • Merrillville High School
    1979 - 1982
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Team SCREAM ranks third at regional robotics match - Sedalia Democrat
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KANSAS CITY – For the second year in a row, Team SCREAM's destiny will be determined in Oklahoma.Smith-Cotton High School...

Mr. Jimmy hands out snacks, smiles - Sedalia Democrat
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Jimmy Longnecker doesn't have time for a defeatist attitude. He is much too busy for that kind of nonsense.Jimmy, or “Mr....

WCC title leads to haircut - Sedalia Democrat
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Smith-Cotton captured the West Central Conference boys basketball title this season for the first time in 19 years, and that achievement bro

Smith-Cotton clinches WCC title with win over Nevada - Sedalia Democrat
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NEVADA — It wasn't easy, but nothing worthwhile ever is.The Smith-Cotton Tigers won the West Central Conference title out...

Believe in science, not celebrities - Sedalia Democrat
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Annamarie Hoffman brought a special gift to JoAnn Martin's birthday party back when the girls were kindergartners.Measles....

Getting past the tax hurdle - Sedalia Democrat
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One word, three letters, one big hurdle.Monday night, the Sedalia City Council discussed the possibility of putting a pair of tax mea...

Project pays tribute to friend - Sedalia Democrat
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If all had gone as planned, Terrence Arnold and Dennis Rich would be in New Orleans right now, soaking up the story of a science-fiction par

Tigers scrap to 65-49 win over Osage -
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ELDON - Chance Johnson scored 22 points as the Smith-Cotton Tigers scrapped their way to a 65-49 win over Osage in the first round of the 84

A year’s worth of sharing stories More chapters for some stories, ending...
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The best part of writing a column is getting to meet so many interesting people. Sharing their stories, and hopefully telling them well, is

Scott’s contributions will live on -
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Every day, journalists strive to inform, enlighten and entertain their audience. Very few have done that with the style of Stuart Scott....

New traditions for S-C graduation -
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For the first time in about 30 years, Smith-Cotton High School's Commencement ceremony will not be hosted at the Mathewson Exhibition Cent..

A little more to make us whole -
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A half to make us whole.With the campaign goal of $500,000 — a half million — the slogan for this year's Sedalia-Pe...

Bike drive in need of support Bike drive backer hopes to shift into high...
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Ashlenn Carroll is one of the reasons that Dale Malone works so hard every December.For the past four years, Malone has raised money ...

Student journalists gain skills, boost community | RJI
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High school journalism students are gaining real-world communications skills and boosting local news content in a pilot program that could g

Some cold truths about keeping warm -
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Leo Durocher was right — nice guys do finish last. Or at least they end up shivering.Last week as declining temperatures moved ...

Satnan: ‘No’ on Amendment 3 -
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Most readers are aware that I am the communications director for Sedalia School District 200, as well as a teacher of journalism and persona

Malone issues a chilling challenge -
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If life online has taught us anything, it's that “haters gonna hate.”Over the past couple of weeks, social media ha...

Bruce: Respect the King Popular Elvis impersonator focuses on ‘great mus...
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Scot Bruce's act is a tribute to Elvis Presley, but you won't catch him in a high-collared white jumpsuit, sideburns and sunglasses....

Fair to serve up Deep Fried Squirrel -
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When your band's name is Deep Fried Squirrel, the question inevitably comes up: How did you come up with that?“Our banjo ...

Handy horoscopes to plan your life -
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Half a dozen months ago, I “tracked the constellations for (a) week, borrowed Travis McMullen's Ouija board and consulted with the B...