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Fulton basketball coach Shaw dies unexpectedly

A moment of silence was observed before Friday night's football opener for Fulton boys’ basketball coach Ryan Shaw, who died unexpectedly Friday afternoon in South Carolina.

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Donation to help more Callaway students receive HiSET scholarship

More Callaway County residents will be eligible to receive a scholarship to take the HiSET (High School Equivalency Test) to obtain their high school diploma after the Callaway County County HiSET Advisory Council received a $1,000 donation from the Ovid Bell Press Friday.

South Callaway teacher uses grant to go green

Gretchen Hanna an elementary teacher at South Callaway Elementary received a $500 grant for the Missouri Retired Teachers Association Wednesday.

North Callaway School Board approves more signs

Hatton-McCredie Elementary Principal Brian Jobe petitioned the North Callaway School Board at its regular meeting Thursday to request more signs near the school.

1 dead in Callaway Co. accident

A Mokane man died in an ATV accident Thursday afternoon in Callaway County.

Westminster volleyball team selected third in SLIAC poll

The Westminster College Lady Blue Jays volleyball team was selected to finish third in the 2015 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference preseason poll released Wednesday.

New Bloomfield School Board seeks better test results

The New Bloomfield Board of Education’s agenda at its meeting Thursday aimed at implementing school-year academic improvements.

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Hess, South Callaway moving on after Class 2 runner-up finish in 2014

Zack Hess understands the magnitude of his undertaking. The South Callaway Bulldogs experienced their most extraordinary football season in school history in 2014, riding a 14-1 record to a Class 2 state runner-up finish.

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Depth, experience key for Fulton entering season

Leaning back in his chair in the training room recently, Fulton Hornets head football coach Pat Kelley remembered a film session from three years ago.

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T-Birds switching things up

New coordinators in place at North Callaway

In an effort to be more efficient, North Callaway Thunderbirds head football coach Kevin O’Neal is doing more delegating when it comes to reassigning duties among his assistants.

Druzenko last person to plead guilty in marriage frauds case

Druzenko will be sentenced later this year, along with three others who pleaded guilty this month.

Highway Patrol announces interactive crash data

The Missouri State Highway Patrol publicly announced an online version of its Safety Traffic Compendium last week.

Holts Summit Fire Board discusses 2016 finances

The Holts Summit Fire Protection District Board of Directors held a public hearing Wednesday evening at the Holts Summit Fire Protection District #1 to mainly discuss general operating revenue and general bond debt service.

Brick District business preparing for change

Fulton’s Brick District Association is working towards increasing business presence in city’s Brick District, but another business is closing its doors. Divine Shoes, which has been open in Fulton for two and a half years has seen a decline in sales, which has forced Owner Dana Johnson-Jennings to slash prices in preparation for closing her store.

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Fulton ULMA racer anticipates top 5 finish, Rookie of the Year award

Twenty-six-year-old Dustin Hodges never thought he’d cross victory lane when he started racing late dirt model cars this year for the United Late Model Association (ULMA).

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13th Judicial Circuit Court receives Permanency Award

Judge Zel Fischer of the Missouri Supreme Court presented a Permanency Award to Judge Leslie Schneider, who accepted it on behalf of the 13th Judicial Circuit Court, Tuesday. The ceremony was at the Callaway County Courthouse, which is where Schneider felt the award should stay.

Appeals court upholds Plunkett conviction

Three-judge panel rejects Plunkett's arguments that Callaway County Circuit Judge Gary Oxenhandler wrongly admitted financial records into the 2014 jury trial.

Bulldogs battle uncertainty at QB at jamboree

With the 2015 season opener looming, the South Callaway Bulldogs suddenly find themselves in a predicament with their quarterback situation.

Ambulance Board appoints new member, discusses July report

A new board member was appointed to the Callaway County Ambulance District’s Board of Directors Tuesday evening.

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New sandbox ready for Fulton Preschool

Fulton Preschool students will be playing in a box of sandy fun when school starts Aug. 27–28.

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