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South Callaway High School aims to see larger MAP score increases

South Callaway High School Principal Heather Helsel described the school’s EOC exam scores as “level” for the past several years. However, the school wants to see larger increases. Read more about the school's MAP EOC scores.

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Up-and-coming country artist to bring small town style to Music on Main

Country music artist Adam Sanders will be in a familiar setting Saturday at Auxvasse’s Music on Main celebration. The artist kicked off his career as a toddler, performing at local festivals and talent shows throughout his youth near Lake City, Fla. — his small hometown with a population of about 12,000.

This Week in the SEC for Oct. 4, 2014

Here's a preview of SEC football games scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014.

Storms pass through Callaway County Wednesday

Ameren Missouri's Callaway Energy Center in Reform does not have damage to its property after Wednesday night's storms. Callaway Electric Cooperative reported customers without power.

Fulton Middle School sets sights on improvement

With a total score of 55 percent on the 2014 Annual Performance Report, and a less-than-stellar MAP scores, Fulton Middle School Principal Chris Crane says his school has work to do, but he’s confident the middle school can improve its performance.

Fulton High School looks to continue improvement

Even with improvements in English and a big jump in social studies scores on the Missouri Assessment Program’s End of Course exams, Fulton High School Principal Jason Whitt said his building “has some work to do.”

Ameren Missouri announces 20-Year Plan for cleaner energy

Ameren Missouri filed today with the Missouri Public Service Commission its 20-year plan that supports cleaner energy in the state of Missouri, including major expansions of solar and wind power.

‘The Boys in the Boat’ author discusses the 9 boys in the boat

Daniel James Brown, author of this year’s One Read book said he’s had many readers say the title made them hesitant to read. Brown said that after people read the book, they acknowledged it is about much more than rowing.

Kingdom Christian goes 1-1 against Hallsville

The Lady Saints’ eighth-grade team defeated the Lady Indians 22-25, 25-14 and 17-15 on Monday. In the seventh-grade match, Kingdom Christian fell in straight sets of 25-16, 25-21.

Ladybirds take team title at Elsberry Invitational

Fueled by five top-10 finishes, North Callaway tallied a score of 26 to secure the team championship at the Elsberry Middle School Invitational on Monday.

Lady Bulldogs split games against Centralia

South Callaway upended the Lady Panthers 10-8 in the second of two games that the team’s played on Monday. Centralia topped the Lady Bulldogs 7-3 in the first game.

Masek throws four TDs in Fulton's loss to Hannibal

Sophomore quarterback Devin Masek tossed four touchdowns as the Hornets bowed to the Pirates 36-26 on Monday.

Latty, Fulton blank NCMC foe Boonville

Senior goalkeeper Craig Latty saved all eight shots he faced in the Hornets’ 3-0 North Central Missouri Conference shutout of the Pirates on Tuesday at the high school athletic complex.

Fulton falls to Boonville in NCMC road game

Junior first baseman Baileigh Horstmeier gave the Lady Hornets a first-inning lead, but they couldn’t sustain it in falling to the Lady Pirates 8-1 in a North Central Missouri Conference contest on Tuesday.

North Callaway thumps Mark Twain in five-inning EMO win

The Ladybirds erupted for a season-high 18 hits in cruising to a 13-0 five-inning Eastern Missouri Conference win over the Lady Tigers on Tuesday.

Ladybirds topple Lady Eagles in straight-set win

Junior setter Bailey Langworthy distributed 16 assists in North Callaway’s 25-20, 25-13 victory over Missouri School for the Deaf on Tuesday night.

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Fulton PD arrest suspected shop lifter for meth distribution Tuesday

Fulton Police arrested Teresa L. Lopez, 40, just after noon Tuesday after police discovered several grams of methamphetamine, scales and packaging materials with her.

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Holts Summit Optimist Club holds its first kickball league

The Holts Summit Optimist Club held the second night of games for its first kickball league on Monday, Sept. 29. Click to see photos from the games.

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South Callaway Middle School, district work to ‘vertically align’ curriculum

Principal Gary Bonsall said he was overall pleased with the scores. While the school saw growth in several areas including seventh grade English/language arts, Bonsall described English/language arts as the school’s weakest area. He added that the school and district will be taking steps to improve curriculum.

Accused Fulton killer in court for probation violations

Scottie Willet was in Boone County Court on separate charges Monday

The man suspected of killing a 6-year-old Fulton boy was in Boone County Court on separate charges Monday.

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