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Lady Wildcats softball team takes second place at Hallsville Tournament

New Bloomfield falls prey to late Hallsville rally

HALLSVILLE — The host Hallsville Lady Indians rallied for two runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to edge the New Bloomfield Lady Wildcats softball team 8-7 in the championship of the Hallsville Tournament on Saturday.

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Laswell shares memories, retirement after 22 years of service

Pink and green balloons, white table cloths, retirement table decorations, sweets and drinks adorned the Fulton City Council chambers Monday afternoon to celebrate Fulton City Clerk Carolyn Laswell’s last day after serving the city for 22.5 years.

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Fulton Cub Scouts kick off recruitment with splash pad fun

Fulton Cub Scouts Pack 50 splashed away the summer heat Monday evening at Memorial Park to kick off upcoming scout recruitment events.

Hornets cross country team wins Mexico title

MEXICO — Sophomore Mason Gaines’ second-place finish paced the Fulton Hornets cross country team, which used three top-10 finishes to win the boys’ team championship at the Mexico Invitational on Saturday.

Love, Lady Wildcats softball team outlast Hallsville

HALLSVILLE — New Bloomfield Lady Wildcats junior starter Madison Love used her bat to prop up her complete-game outing.

Lady Hornets tennis team falls to Moberly in NCMC opener

The Fulton Lady Hornets tennis team bowed to the Moberly Lady Spartans 9-0 to open North Central Missouri Conference play Thursday night at the high school athletic complex.

Owls soccer team turns back Graceland in opener

LAMONI, Iowa — Sophomore defender Conor Foxall’s scoring strike in the 51st minute put the William Woods University Owls soccer team in front to stay in a 3-1 season-opening victory over Graceland Saturday afternoon.

Lady Owls soccer team shut out in opener

The William Woods University Lady Owls soccer team was unable to overcome a pair of first-half goals in a 2-0 season-opening loss to 23rd-ranked Missouri Valley College on Friday night at Firley Field.

Eagles easily manhandle No. 7 Bulldogs

The South Callaway Bulldogs have not been roughed up to this extent in a while, so head coach Zack Hess cautioned his players to not let it fester.

Hornets breeze behind first-half flurry

Fulton buries Tigers under 35-point outburst

Keep this in mind when considering Fulton head coach Pat Kelley’s thoughts — in his 19th season at the helm — on the Hornets’ performance against the Versailles Tigers.

T-Birds ride late-game drama in collecting first win of season

Henry, Reno hook up on 50-yard go-ahead score with 2:12

The North Callaway Thunderbirds’ prospects for their first win of the season were a matter of time — and it was draining away.

Missouri affidavit cause for confusion

An affidavit for a Missouri statute passed in August 2014 has created a disconnect between Callaway County school district officials and the School Board Association.

New Bloomfield Dollar General now open

Residents of New Bloomfield can now purchase convenience items locally since the city’s Dollar General opened its doors for business Wednesday afternoon.

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A difference of opinion

Fulton seeks fair compensation for all employees, officials say

After the Fulton City Council voted to increase the wages for starting firefighters, disagreements remain on the appropriate wages for firefighters.

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Missouri high school football for Friday, Aug. 28, 2015

Check this web page to access the day's high school football schedules, gametime updates and final scores.

Troop F patrolman dies in line of duty

A Missouri Highway Patrol trooper died in the line of duty Friday morning in Audrain County.

New Bloomfield rolls at Tuscumbia to start Show-Me Conference play

A quartet of Lady Wildcats had two-RBI nights as they coasted to an 11-2 win over the Lady Lions in their Show-Me Conference opener on Thursday night.

North Callaway stifles Van-Far in EMO opener

Junior starter Taylor Wilson threw four scoreless innings and drove in the decisive runs in the Ladybirds’ 9-0 triumph over the Lady Indians in both team’s Eastern Missouri Conference opener on Thursday evening.

Fulton gets first win, moves past Marshall in NCMC opener

Sophomore starter Kendalyn Roesner pitched a complete game and drove in three runs as the Lady Hornets picked up their first win 9-3 over the Lady Owls to open North Central Missouri Conference play on Thursday.

North Callaway stumbles to EMO foe Montgomery County

Senior setter Bailey Langworthy logged seven assists in the Ladybirds’ 25-16, 25-17 setback to the Lady Wildcats to start Eastern Missouri Conference play on Thursday.

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