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Lady Wildcats rough up Bunceton at home

NEW BLOOMFIELD — New Bloomfield sophomore guard Madi Craighead’s game-high 18-point performance powered the Lady Wildcats past the Bunceton Lady Dragons 64-33 on Monday night.

Ladybirds wallop Wright City in EMO romp

KINGDOM CITY — The North Callaway Ladybirds demolished the Wright City Lady Wildcats 55-16 in an Eastern Missouri Conference contest Monday night.

Hornets bow in third-place game at Southern Boone

ASHLAND — The No. 3 seed Fulton Hornets dropped the third-place game of the Southern Boone Classic to the No. 4 Linn Wildcats 78-74 in overtime Saturday.

Missouri ban on felons carrying guns ruled constitutional

A recent amendment to the state constitution doesn't mean some felons now can carry guns, The Missouri Supreme Court ruled Tuesday, affirming the status of current law.

Missouri House considers expanding overdose medicine access

A drug that treats heroin overdoses could become easier to acquire in Missouri under legislation in the House.

Welfare verification wins initial approval in Missouri House

Legislation requiring a private company to scrutinize Missouri's welfare rolls has won initial approval in the House.

North Callaway Hall of Fame celebrates first 10

Inductees honored during ceremony Friday night

KINGDOM CITY — A pair of sisters, part of three valedictorians. Two teammates. A husband and wife.

Lady Hornets fall to Fatima for third place at Southern Boone

ASHLAND — Sammy Bunch tormented the Fulton Lady Hornets again.

Second-half shortcomings sink Lady Eagles

The Community R-6 Lady Trojans’ big second half doomed the Missouri School for the Deaf Lady Eagles in a 42-20 home loss Thursday night.

No. 10 Wildcats take down Eugene in SMC win

EUGENE — Four players scored in double figures and the state-ranked New Bloomfield Wildcats rolled to the 72-56 Show-Me Conference victory in spoiling the Eugene Eagles’ courtwarming Friday night.

Thunderbirds fall to Elsberry in EMO loss

KINGDOM CITY — The Elsberry Indians closed the game on an 11-3 run to hand the North Callaway Thunderbirds a 53-38 Eastern Missouri Conference loss Friday night.

Hornets battle early shooting struggles in semifinal loss

ASHLAND — The No. 3 seed Fulton Hornets were unable to overcome a dismal first half in bowing to the No. 2 Southern Boone Eagles in Thursday night’s 53-46 semifinal loss at the Southern Boone Classic.

Bulldogs pick up fourth straight victory

TUSCUMBIA — Sophomore guard Dylan Lepper connected for a game-high 25 points, including five 3-pointers, to help spur the surging South Callaway Bulldogs to their fourth straight win in Thursday night’s 70-53 SMC triumph over the Tuscumbia Lions.

Thunderbirds' JV finishes fourth at Mexico

MEXICO — The North Callaway Thunderbirds junior varsity fell to the Bowling Green Bobcats 46-40 in the third-place game of the Mexico Tournament on Saturday.

Gun ban proposed for domestic abusers in Missouri

While there's consensus in some other Republican-dominated states to ramp-up laws to keep firearms out of the hands of domestic abusers, a Missouri proposal to do that appears to have little chance in the GOP Legislature.

Missouri Legislature eyes expanding Conservation Commission

Proposed constitutional amendment would add 2 members

Missouri voters could be asked this fall to expand the Missouri Conservation Commission from four members to six.

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Coo-Wee! Cajun restaurant opening Monday

Bringing the spice of Cajun country to Fulton, Ricky and Candy Fontenot will open the doors of Fontenot’s Po’ Boys at 11 a.m. Monday, just as our collective spirit is focused on the advent of Mardi Gras Tuesday.

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Admiring artifacts at Fulton VFW show

People gathered at Fulton VFW Post 2657 during its Indian Artifact Show Saturday.

Greyhound adds new bus route

For Callawegians wanting to travel through Missouri, a Greyhound route established in August can take riders as far north as Kirksville and south to Rolla.

Work to close Route B in Callaway County

Missouri Department of Transportation crews will replace a cross pipe on Missouri Route B in Callaway County on Wednesday.


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