Callaway Chrysler opens for service
Fulton’s Chrysler dealership is reopening under a new name and ownership.
At a school board meeting on Wednesday, South Callaway principals reported their continuing efforts to increase attendance.
The Fulton Hornets wrestling team stayed unbeaten at 4-0 overall and 2-0 in the North Central Missouri Conference by manhandling the Marshall Owls 53-24 on Thursday night.
Authorities responded around 4:43 p.m. Thursday to a report that a man may have jumped off the Missouri River bridge in Jefferson City. The investigation continues.
A winter storm will move into central Missouri on Friday causing a wintry mix of precipitation to spread east across the area during the day.
The Art House, a new artist cooperative in downtown Fulton, will host its sneak preview event 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19.
Flues, lights, dry trees and space heaters leading cause of wintertime fires
As Callaway County residents hang their stockings by the chimney this year, local firefighters want to make sure they do so with care.
Callaway County’s seasonal celebrations continue Sunday with the lighting of Portland’s Memorial Tree and the Christmas House Tour of the former St. Mark’s Episcopal School for Boys.
Fulton Public Schools once again received a positive audit review. Jim McGinnis with GK&C Accounting gave a report on the district’s 2012-13 Audit during Wednesday night’s regular school board meeting.
Fulton Middle School staff share stories to help students, invite community to do the same
Science teacher Lucy Shrout was teased about her looks, counselor Michelle Lackey had to deal with her parents’ divorce, principal Chris Crane attended five different schools between fifth and ninth grades, for math teacher Barb Barkho it was a refuge from home.
Shelly Sconce reflects on teaching career, supporting students
Shelly Sconce’s second year of teaching at South Callaway High School is when she experienced a defining moment in her teaching career. She reached a low point in her personal life when a student approached her and gave her a hug during calculus class. “I remember (the student) coming up and putting arms around me and saying, ‘I just want to let you know I love you,’” Sconce said.
Sorell, Brinker pilot North Callaway to 38-33 semifinal win
CENTRALIA — The North Callaway Ladybirds will get their chance to add a second straight title at the Centralia Tournament.
Allen Nicklasson put to death for killing kindly businessman near Kingdom City
Allen Nicklasson, who was executed Wednesday, once recalled the "euphoria" he felt after fatally shooting a kindly businessman who stopped to help Nicklasson near Kingdom City in 1994.
Missouri executed Allen Nicklasson on Wednesday night for killing a good Samaritan who stopped to help him and his friends after their car stalled on I-70 near Kingdom City in 1994.
A Holts Summit woman was rescued from her burning Jeep Tuesday evening after it and another Jeep collided in north Jefferson City.
Death row inmate killed Good Samaritan near Kingdom City in 1994
The state of Missouri waited for the U.S. Supreme Court to rule Wednesday on whether it could execute death row inmate Allen Nicklasson, condemned for the killing of a Good Samaritan who stopped to help him and two friends who were stranded on the side of the road.
Featuring feature local artists, photography and supplies, sneak peek begins Thursday
What Brick District Association President Tom Riley calls “the biggest thing we’ve been able to accomplish for downtown Fulton” started as a simple suggestion.
Callaway Action Network director happy with turnout, expects to deliver many toys for Christmas
The Mueller Student Center at Westminster College is filled with rows of toys, warm winter clothes and items to make Christmas in Callaway County a bit better for low-income families.
The Mid Missouri Christian Choir performed Christmas carols at the First Baptist Church in Fulton on Tuesday. Click to listen to the choir sing.
Squad went 11-1, finished as Class 3A runner-up
The Fulton Hornets’ 1971 football team — which finished as the Class 3A state runner-up — will be the lone 2013 inductee into the Fulton High School athletic Wall of Fame on Friday night. The team will be inducted between the Fulton girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball doubleheader against North Central Missouri Conference opponent Marshall, likely around 7:15 p.m. in the high school’s Roger D. Davis Gymnasium. Prior to the induction ceremony, the squad will be honored during a reception from 5:30-7 in the hallway in front of the high school library.