Fulton Sun Breaking News


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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:

Callaway cancellations, closures and delays for Wednesday, Feb. 5

The following services, events and meetings in Callaway County have been canceled or postponed Wedesday, Feb. 5, because of weather:

Callaway cancellations, closures and delays for Tuesday, Feb. 4

The following schools in Callaway County will be closed Tuesday, Feb. 4, because of weather:

Callaway cancellations, closures and delays for Monday, Feb. 3

Cancellations for Monday, Feb. 3

Callaway delays, cancellations and closures for Saturday, Feb. 1

The following local events have been canceled or rescheduled because of icy road conditions:

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Autopsy delayed on body found in Holts Summit

Authorities seek help from Kansas City media to uncover circumstances of woman's death

An autopsy on the woman found dead in Holts Summit on Thursday has been delayed.

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Police identify woman's body found in Holts Summit

Holts Summit Police Department still seeking clues, suspect in homicide investigation

Jessica Murafetis, 44, of Chilhowee, Mo., (rural Johnson County) has been identified as the woman found deceased in Holts Summit earlier today.

Callaway 2 Water District issues boil advisory

Due to a main leak, the Callaway 2 Water District has issued a boil advisory for the following areas:

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Jury returns verdict in Holts Summit murder trial

Sandra Plunkett found guilty of murder in the death of her husband, former Jefferson City police officer Paul Plunkett

After three hours of deliberation, the jury found Sandra Plunkett guilty of murder in the first degree Friday afternoon. They also delivered a guilty verdict on charges of armed criminal action.

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Defense rests in Sandra Plunkett trial, closing arguments begin tomorrow

Callaway County Court resumes Friday in murder case against Holts Summit woman

Defense called Sandra Plunkett, the 40-year-old Holts Summit woman accused of killing her husband, today in court. She told her side of the story from the day of her husband's death and what led up to it.

Callaway County closings for Tuesday, Jan. 7

Fulton Public Schools has canceled classes for Tuesday, Jan. 7.

Fulton opens fire station as warming station amid frigid temperatures

With temperatures plummeting Sunday, the city of Fulton has opened its south fire station as an emergency warming center for residents.