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Two arrested on drug-related charges Sunday

Two Fulton residents were arrested Sunday after Fulton Police conducted a narcotic search warrant on the 1400 block of Monroe Street at the home of Brent Teel, according to a Fulton Police press release.

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‘Jumping is the most thrilling experience of your life’

Fulton veteran recalls getting into paratroopers, Japan occupation

Growing up, Jay Karr’s neighbor — University of Iowa football star Nile Kinnick — was his hero. So when the Heisman Trophy winner and All-American enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1941 to become a fighter pilot, Karr wanted nothing more than to follow in his footsteps. “I wanted to do everything he did,” Karr said. As soon as he turned 18 in 1944, Karr attempted to follow in Kinnick’s footsteps.

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Young businesswoman opens Fulton resale shop

Alicia Wood caught the bargain bug early on in life. As a young girl, the enterpeneur and her mother — Randolyn Miller of Danville, Ill. — would shop at thrift stores and flea markets searching for deals. The rush stuck throughout her life and has now carried into a business venture.

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Hornets 'dominate' Marshall 85-39 in NCMC opener

Four finish in double figures as Fulton ups its record to 5-0

Fulton head coach Ryan Shaw’s assessment of the Hornets’ performance against the Marshall Owls sounds boastful. But that doesn’t make it any less true. “I don’t think there’s any aspect of this game that we didn’t dominate tonight,” Shaw said. “That sounds arrogant, but it’s a fact.”

Brinker, Ladybirds rally past Southern Boone to take third place at Centralia Tournament

Elaine Brinker fueled the North Callaway Ladybirds’ final push. North Callaway’s senior guard supplied nine of her game-high 17 points in the fourth quarter as the fifth-seeded Ladybirds rallied past No. 2 Southern Boone 42-38 to take third place at the Centralia Tournament on Friday night.

South Callaway strolls past New Bloomfield in SMC battle

The Bulldogs’ scintillating effort from 3-point range helped continue their perfect start. South Callaway knocked down 13-of-20 from long distance to vault them to an 89-58 Show-Me Conference win over the Wildcats on Friday night.

Thunderbirds fall to Moberly at Mexico Tournament

Freshman forward Alex Walker scored 12 points as the Thunderbirds 51-34 bowed in the seventh-place game of the Mexico Tournament on Saturday morning.

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Fulton Fire, Police and state fire marshal deem Vine Street fire as 'intentional' after investigation

The Fulton Fire Department, Fulton Police Department and state fire marshal have determined a structural fire in Fulton Friday was set intentionally.

WWU holds December graduation ceremony Saturday

The university will hold its December commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday in Cutlip Auditorium.

VFW to host reception for essay contest winners

Winners of the Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen essay contests will be announced during a special reception at Fulton VFW Post 2657 Sunday.

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Fulton Soup Kitchen sees change in leadership

After more than 15 years as a volunteer and leader, Anne Erbschloe has stepped down as president of the Fulton Soup Kitchen.

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Candy decor: FEC students decorate gingerbread houses

Fulton Education Center made gingerbread houses Thursday afternoon to celebrate the holidays. Click to see photos.

Writing, science priorities for Bartley School

It was Bartley Elementary School’s turn to share its building goals for the year during Wednesday night’s Fulton School Board meeting. Principal Connie Epperson shared five SMART goals and the strategies Bartley staff have been using to help achieve them.

Lady Hornets move past Marshall in NCMC opener

Brandt logs double-double as Fulton improves to 5-0

The Fulton Lady Hornets continued the torrid start to their season. Junior guard NaShayla Brandt led all players with 17 points and 10 rebounds as the Lady Hornets dominated the Marshall Lady Owls in a 62-30 win in their North Central Missouri Conference opener on Thursday night at Roger D. Davis Gymnasium.

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‘Sendin’ You a Little Christmas’

Callaway Singers choir performs holiday concert

Callaway Singers held their “Sendin’ You a Little Christmas” concert Thursday night. During the concert, one of the choir's members had a surprise proposal. Click to see photos.