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T-Birds rally to pick up first EMO victory

The North Callaway Thunderbirds made the second half all about themselves.

No. 4 Bulldogs bury Indians in scoring barrage

When state-ranked South Callaway showered 20 points on Van-Far before the Bulldogs’ offense even took a snap, it was a crazy sampling of what was in store.

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Hornets hold off Spartans down stretch

Fulton triumphs in NCMC opener, wins third straight

Fulton Hornets head coach Pat Kelley called the final 12 minutes of Friday night’s game against the Moberly Spartans “the longest fourth quarter in 28 years of coaching.”

Friday, Sept. 12, high school football scores

Friday night's Callaway County high school football scores

North Callaway teacher organizes trip to China

North Callaway art teacher Jeremy Divers is inviting area residents to join him on a journey halfway around the world this spring.

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Shryock’s corn maze to open soon

The Shryocks Callaway Farms corn maze was set to open Friday, Sept 12, but an increase in rain the past couple weeks has made the ground too muddy. They hope to open soon. Read more about the maze's design this year.

William Woods, Westminster recognized in college rankings

Both William Woods University and Westminster College were included in recent college rankings by U.S. News and World Report.

New Bloomfield rezones parcel of land to commercial, despite neighbor's concern

New Bloomfield Board of Alderman passed an ordinance at its Sept. 11 meeting that rezoned a parcel of land in the city from residential to commercial. Read what concerns the neighbor next door to the property expressed to the board.

New Bloomfield retires Officer Tufts’s badge number

The New Bloomfield Board of Aldermen retired the badge number that belonged to former New Bloomfield police officer Michael Tufts. Tufts, 25, died in late August.

South Callaway works on staying challenged

Unbeaten start features runaway wins for Bulldogs

MOKANE — For a South Callaway squad that has wrecked the early portion of its schedule, head coach Tim Rulo’s toughest task right now might be in keeping his state-ranked Bulldogs engaged.

Fulton to host Moberly in NCMC opener

Hornets look to extend winning streak

FULTON — The Fulton Hornets are riding a surge.

North Callaway battling to clean up its execution

Thunderbirds to face Bowling Green

KINGDOM CITY — North Callaway head coach Kevin O’Neal understands how a handful of plays can weigh on the end result. O’Neal is trying to convey that message to his Thunderbirds’ offense.

William Woods defeats Central Methodist, stays unbeaten

The Owls’ undefeated start continued Wednesday night with their first win over the Eagles since 2009 by a score of 3-1.

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Kiwanis honor first responders on 9/11

The Fulton Kiwanis Club used the 13th anniversary of 9/11 as an opportunity to say “thank you” to Callaway County emergency officials during the organization’s regular meeting Thursday afternoon.

South Callaway takes third at Vienna Invitational

Fueled by medal finishes from sophomores Caitlyn Chapman and Kallie Guthrie, the Lady Bulldogs came in third overall at the Vienna Invitational on Wednesday.

Ladybirds blanked by Montgomery County in EMO play

Senior setter Emily Montgomery distributed 10 assists in the Ladybirds’ 25-14, 25-12 EMO loss to the Lady Wildcats on Thursday night.

Fulton bows to Boonville in NCMC volleyball clash

Junior setter Kenzie Shaw provided 12 assists in the Lady Hornets’ 25-27, 25-21 and 25-21 NCMC loss to the Lady Pirates on Thursday night.

South Callaway drops home game to Southern Boone

Junior Nicole Horstman finished 3-for-3 with a double and two runs batted in as the Lady Bulldogs bowed 8-5 to the Lady Eagles on Wednesday night. The game resumed in the second inning after being suspended by lightning Tuesday night.

Fulton drops NCMC contest to Mexico

Senior starter Brooke Baysinger supplied the Lady Hornets’ only hit in a 1-0 North Central Missouri Conference loss to the Lady Bulldogs on Thursday night at the high school athletic complex.

Ladybirds break out in fifth, rip Elsberry in 10-0 EMO win

The North Callaway Ladybirds sent 12 batters to the plate in the bottom of the fifth inning and scored nine runs in a 10-0 Eastern Missouri Conference victory over Elsberry on Thursday night.

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