Gov. Jay Nixon’s proposal to issue state bonds to fund a new $211 million psychiatric facility may be unconstitutional because it avoids a public vote, according to an area legislator.
A California man was buried up to his waist when a ditch he was contracted to excavate caved in off of County Club Drive in Fulton Monday, sending him to University Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
KINGDOM CITY — Mike Emmons announced in an email late this morning that he is retiring as head football coach at North Callaway. Emmons said in the email he will continue to teach at North Callaway and will add a few more administrative responsibilities, but that he decided to give up his coaching duties to spend more time with his family.
State audit alleges involvement in embezzlement, fraud
A former clerk supervisor in the Callaway County Court has turned herself in to the county sheriff following a warrant for her arrest on three felony charges of forgery Friday.
The Fulton Police Department has identified Ryan Scott Bazer, 38, as a suspect who made a bomb threat against the bus barn for Fulton Public Schools today, Oct. 30.
Based on missing funds, lack of oversight
Citing missing funds, questionable transactions, failure to comply with legal provisions and problems with accounting controls and procedures, the state auditor’s office has cited the overall performance in these areas of the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit in Callaway County as poor — the lowest of four possible ratings.
Award given to Dollar General communities to bolster literacy, readership
Fulton Middle School Principal Chris Crane didn’t know what he was getting himself into when he met school district and Dollar General executives in his library today.
Will face Bishop LeBlond in Class 2 championship Saturday morning
SPRINGFIELD — The South Callaway Lady Bulldogs will get the chance to play for their first state softball title in school history after blanking Kelly 2-0 in the Class 2 semifinals Friday morning at the Killian Softball Complex.
On 10/10/13, Columbia Police Department Investigators were contacted by the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department about the arrest of Anthony Paine, 47 on our outstanding warrants for Robbery in the First Degree and Armed Criminal Action with a bond of $300,000.00.
The federal government is back open for business.
A car chase from Fulton to Hams Prairie ended with a Holts Summit woman and Portland man in custody Monday afternoon.
Father arrested for violation of protection order, more charges pending
The Fulton Police Department responded early Friday morning to a call that a 5-year-old boy had allegedly wandered into Fastlane at 551 Amerihost Drive from a motel room across the highway.
Investigators: No motive established for shooting rampage
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two Navy officials say at least six people have died in a shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.
Veto Session Roundup: Lawmakers fail to override gun rights bill veto; sponsor withdraws sex offender registry bill
Twenty-nine bills vetoed by Gov. Jay Nixon still have a chance of becoming law in Missouri.
Sheriff: Injuries appear to be self-inflicted
A woman’s body was found at the Little Dixie Wildlife Conservation Area near Millersburg late Monday afternoon.