Fulton Sun Business


Ovid Bell sells to Walsworth Publishing

After nearly nine decades as a family-owned and run operation, Ovid Bell Press soon will fall under the umbrella of Walsworth Publishing.

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Asian market brings taste of east to Midwest

Fulton shoppers now have more exotic fish, snacks, seasonings and soups available to put on their grocery lists.

Ameren to seek new federal SMR funding

After losing the major federal energy grant to help build a small modular nuclear reactor at the Callaway Energy Center, Westinghouse and Ameren Missouri plan to compete for another round of federal SMR grants.

County businesses urge shoppers to buy local

With the myriad deals offered by big retailers on everything from electronics to the latest popular toys on Black Friday, some Callaway County business owners are hoping area residents will send some of their hard-earned dollars their way.

Airline considers leaving Columbia airport

Delta Airlines is considering leaving Mid-Missouri as Columbia considers approving a minimum revenue guarantee agreement with American Airlines.

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Well Read

New owners to make book store their own

When she saw the story about a cat and a book store for sale in Fulton, Danielle Warren knew it was exactly what she had been looking for.

Brick district gets new yogurt shop

Shoppers in Fulton’s downtown brick district will now have a new place to stop for a tasty break.

Kroger recalls spinach sold at Gerbes over Listeria risk

Kroger is recalling spinach sold at grocery stores in 15 states due to possible Listeria contamination. The recall includes Gerbes stores in Mid-Missouri.

California Cargill plant shutting down third shift

About 60 position to be cut in move

CALIFORNIA, MO. — Cargill announced Thursday it is shutting down its third shift Oct. 12 at its California plant. The cut is expected to affect 61 employees

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Fulton salon seeks to offer friendly atmosphere, customer service

Local residents looking for a fresh coat of red on their toes, a new hairstyle, a deeper tan or a relaxing massage now have a new option in Fulton.

Heat-stressed cows may have premature calves

Absence of grass adds to cattle stress

Missouri farmers have been cautioned to watch for premature births of calves caused by heat stress on pregnant cows.

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Owner of Jinx Books looks to sell store, cat

Kathryn Wade is selling a cat for $25,000. A cat, and a book store.

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Three Callaway County brothers honored for forestry management

Three brothers who own and manage a tree farm in Callaway County have been honored by the Missouri Tree Farm Committee for 25 years of exemplary forest management.

40th anniversary observed at Naught-Naught Agency

The Naught-Naught Insurance Agency at 710 Market St. in Fulton is celebrating its 40th anniversary.

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McIntire teacher helps open downtown shaved ice shop

In addition to teaching kindergartners at McIntire Elementary, Sandee Poss is now also a shaved ice entrepreneur.