Janice Gartshore left her alma mater money for endowed scholarships
William Woods University learned several weeks ago that alumna Janice Gartshore left the school a $2.7 million gift. Gartshore died in 2011 at the age of 78. The funds are designated for endowed scholarships for business and law students.
District forms committee to examine potential facility repairs
The New Bloomfield R-III School District has formed a committee to prioritize a list of potential facility repairs in the district. The New Bloomfield Board of Education will then decide if it wants to bundle those repairs and put a no-tax-increase bond issue on the spring ballot.
The Lady Hornets just couldn’t find cracks in the opposing defense in a 6-0 season-opening loss to the Lady Blazers on Monday.
North Callaway junior second baseman Madison Ausfahl’s eighth-inning single drove in the decisive tally to vault the Ladybirds to a 2-1 season-opening win over the Sturgeon Lady Bulldogs on Monday evening.
New Bloomfield police officer Micheal Tufts, 25, died about 11 p.m. Saturday after being in a coma as the result of a 2012 drunk driving accident.
After vote of ‘no confidence,’ Fulton Jaycees elect not to renew lease with fair board; club to takeover organizing event
The Fulton Jaycees has announced it will be taking over planning of the county fair next year.
Local leaders were given a peek into what's coming for the new Fulton State Hospital at a meeting Thursday.
We don’t anticipate three-eyed fish in Stinson Creek or glasses of water in our homes that can double as nightlights. But we do have some concerns and could put our minds at ease with a bit more transparency.
Fire destroyed a Holts Summit residence early Saturday, but no one was hurt.
Senior forward Austin Wilson erupted for five goals as the Fulton Hornets soccer team dispatched Warrenton 6-2 in their season opener Friday night at the high school athletic complex.
The North Callaway Thunderbirds were sapped by the Mexico Bulldogs’ relentless running attack, ruining Kevin O’Neal’s debut as head coach.
Less than three minutes into the season and the Fulton Hornets had stood up to their first test.
Hanger, Shoemaker combine for five TDs, defensive unit responds with stout effort
It was easy for South Callaway head coach Tim Rulo to admit that there were still plenty of wrinkles to smooth out after his Bulldogs administered a 49-point demolition.
See scores from South Callaway's game against Putnam County and others from tonight's matchups.
The Fulton Fire Department hosed down the McIntire Elementary School staff as part of the ALS ice bucket challenge. Click to see photos and to learn more about the ALS ice bucket challenge.
The New Bloomfield R-III Board of Education set the tax levy to $4.3903 at its regular meeting Thursday night. Of that $4.3903 total, $3.0451 is for the operating tax levy and $1.3452 is for the debt service levy.
The North Callaway School Board unanimously approved ballot language during its regular meeting Thursday night for the $6 million bond issue the district is putting before voters on Nov. 4. The bond issue needs a four-sevenths (57.14 percent) majority to pass.
Jeremy Traxler — a man who was arrested in New Bloomfield on drug-related charges on Aug. 11 — is in federal custody and awaiting trial. Traxler was arrested after the MUSTANG Drug Task Force and Callaway County Sheriff’s Office served a narcotics-related search warrant for a residence in New Bloomfield. Officers located a small, portable safe in a bedroom of the home that contained methamphetamine. Traxler had a key that opened the safe on a clip along his waistline.
Hornets to kick off season at School of the Osage
There’s one word Fulton Hornets head coach Pat Kelley kept coming back to when describing his 2014 squad. Athletic.
Alumnus takes over as head coach
KINGDOM CITY — Kevin O’Neal played and coached under Mike Emmons, and his objective was to become Emmons’ successor when the opportunity presented itself.