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Veteran teacher makes her mark

Williams looks back on decades-long career

Reading teacher Linda Williams is getting ready to close the book on her 32-year career at McIntire Elementary School in Fulton.

Fulton’s iCan Bike camp to teach disabled people how to ride rescheduled

This weekend’s iCan bike-a-thon has been postponed until summer, according to organizer Nancy Hanson.

State appeals court upholds sheriff’s retirement fund charges

A state appeals court ruled Tuesday that Cole County Circuit Judge Jon Beetem correctly dismissed a lawsuit challenging a state requirement for municipal courts to collect a $3 fee for the sheriff’s retirement fund.

Nuclear plant to be inspected

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission will conduct a baseline inspection at the Callaway nuclear power plant’s Unit 1 from June 13-July 1, according to a letter from the commission that was forwarded to the Fulton Sun.

3 indicted in bus shooting

Three men charged in last month’s shooting where shots hit a Jefferson City school bus containing children have been indicted by the Cole County Grand Jury.

Holts Summit’s aldermen to meet

The Holts Summit Board of Aldermen will have a special meeting at 7 p.m. today.

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Fulton resists Moberly in 14-9 win

Hornets then bow to Fatima in semis

The Fulton Hornets found the offensive production they needed to make up for their defensive lapses.

No. 3 Owls win third straight AMC golf title

Junior David Houlding locked up individual honors with a 2-under 214 (74-67-73) to guide the third-ranked William Woods University Owls to their third straight American Midwest Conference men’s golf title Tuesday at Dalhousie Golf Course.

Prep Baseball: New Bloomfield 6, Russellville 4

Senior catcher Derek Shikles hit a three-run home run in the top of the seventh inning to rally the Wildcats to the dramatic Show-Me Conference win over the Indians on Monday night.

Prep Baseball: Wright City 12, South Callaway 6

The state-ranked Bulldogs managed only five hits and were roughed up by the Wildcats in Monday night’s non-conference loss.

Boys’ Tennis: Helias 8, Fulton 1

The Hornets ended the regular season with a 9-10 record after Tuesday night’s non-conference loss to the Crusaders at the high school athletic complex.

Boys’ Golf: New Bloomfield’s Withers qualifies for sectional play

Junior Gannon Withers advanced to sectionals for the Wildcats by tying for fourth place with an 11-over 83 at the Class 1, District 2 championships Monday at Redfield Golf Course.

Federal jury convicts Columbia man of heroin distribution in Mid-Missouri

A Columbia man was convicted in federal court Tuesday of his role in a conspiracy to distribute heroin in Columbia through his supplier in Jefferson City.

Missouri Supreme Court: no tax loophole for doughnut holes

Missouri Supreme Court judges have ruled against what some called a tax loophole for doughnut holes.

Despite deal, lawmakers predict voter ID fight to endure

The Legislature is poised to tighten Missouri's voter ID requirements, but lawmakers see the issue as far from settled.

Legislature passes University of Missouri review commission

Missouri lawmakers have approved the creation of a commission to review the University of Missouri System's policies and administrative structure.

Legislature overrides Nixon to block home-care wage hike

The Missouri Legislature has voted to override the governor and block a wage hike for home-care attendants.

Fire destroys store's feed room

Kingdom Feed Service still open for business

A fire late Sunday afternoon at Kingdom Feed Service damaged the front feed room and spoiled its contents, according to business owner Ed Wilsmeyer.

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All shook up

'Elvis impersonator' to film video in Fulton

Dan G. Smith has the white jumpsuit, the tour bus, the ambition — almost everything that Elvis ever had.

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Off to a smooth start

Early back up causes about 15-minute delay for commuters

Commuters apparently heeded the advice of state transportation officials and law enforcement in adjusting their travel times and being patient with the start of rehab work on the westbound Missouri River Bridge.


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