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Wilkerson denied candidacy in Auxvasse race

Judge rules write-in alderman hopeful owes city utility payments, ineligible for office

Jerry Wilkerson, the Auxvasse man who hoped to land on the Board of Aldermen there by write-in vote, was found ineligible for office by 13th Circuit Judge Gary Oxenhandler due to unpaid utility fees in a special hearing 10 a.m. today at the Callaway County Courthouse.

JC child found safe in Atlanta

Jefferson City police issued an endangered person advisory Sunday night for a two-year-old child.

Endangered Person Advisory issued for missing JC child

Jefferson City police issued an endangered person advisory Sunday night for a two-year old child.

Sandra Plunkett sentenced to life without parole in shooting death of ex-JCPD husband

And seven years for second-degree charges; public defender files for appeal

Sandra Plunkett has received life in prison without parole for the murder of her husband, former Jefferson City Police Department officer Paul Plunkett.

Callaway cancellations and closures for Monday, March 3

Callaway cancellations and closures for Monday, March 3

Slick roads disrupt Fulton Sun's delivery

Obviously the winter weather is making it difficult for us to get this Sunday's edition of the Fulton Sun to subscribers. Please bear with us as we do the best we can in these conditions.

Holts Summit man identified as body found in Jeff City

A Holts Summit man has been identified as the person whose remains were found more than a month ago in Jefferson City.

Nixon criticizes House for ignoring hospital plan

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is criticizing House budget writers for not going along with his plan for constructing a new mental health facility at Fulton State Hospital.

Callaway cancellations for Monday, Feb. 17

Overnight/early morning rain has caused some roads to be icy Monday, Feb. 17, in Callaway County and prompted the following cancellations:

Auxvasse man indicted on charges from deadly 2013 assault

An Auxvasse man was formally indicted Thursday on murder and assault charges stemming from a 2013 attack that left a father in critical condition and a son dead.

Hornets qualify nine wrestlers for state championships

MEXICO — The Fulton Hornets qualified nine wrestlers for this week's state meet on Saturday at the Class 2, District 2 championships.

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Fire damages Fulton home

A Fulton home suffered serious damage in a fire Thursday morning. Fulton Fire Chief Dean Buffington said when his crews arrived on scene at 211 Jefferson St., "flames were shooting out the windows clear out into the yard."

South Callaway, New Bloomfield cancel school Monday, Feb. 10

Because of secondary road conditions, South Callaway R-II School District announced Sunday evening that classes for Monday, Feb. 10, would be canceled.

Fulton schools to run snow routes Friday

Fulton Public Schools will be in session Friday, with buses running on pre-designated snow routes.

Callaway cancellations, closures and delays for Thursday, Feb. 6

The following schools in Callaway County will be closed Thursday, Feb. 6, because of weather: