Education - Fulton


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Pro Food Systems celebrates success, employees on National Fried Chicken Day

Monday came a little easier than others for employees at Pro Foods Systems in Holts Summit. Employees packed the company’s dining hall for lunch, starting at noon, for a free fried chicken meal on the national day honoring Pro Food Systems’ primary product.

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Independence Day parade honors Callaway veterans

Community members congregate on Court Street for the fourth annual Independence Day parade Saturday.

Hillers Creek Bridge under construction

The Hillers Creek Bridge is under construction and is expected to be complete sometime in September.

New era of veterans to be honored in July 4 Fulton parade

Fulton’s Independence Day Parade honored World War II veterans in the 2013 parade and last year, Korean War veterans were the parade’s grand marshals. This year, a new era of veterans will be commemorated.

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Callaway youth, volunteers prepare for third annual expo

Children, teenagers and adults were at work Thursday on the Auxvasse Lion’s Club grounds preparing for the upcoming Callaway County Youth Expo. For event organizer Tommy Lee, one of the expo’s biggest lessons begins with cleaning, maintenance and general set up before the event’s July 7 start date. That lesson, he said, is responsibility.

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State curbs boat speeds on high waters at Lake of the Ozarks

Temporary ban will stay in place as long as lake levels are way up

Lake of the Ozarks visitors also shouldn’t count on water skiing, or ride jet skis or do anything else that causes a wake — because the Missouri Highway Patrol’s Water Division has ordered a Lake-wide No Wake zone, thanks to the high water levels.

Giving the gift of life

First Presbyterian Church in Fulton hosts Red Cross blood drive

Local residents gave blood on Wednesday during four hour blood drive.

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Middle school teacher accepts new administrative role at FHS

Former sixth grade science and language arts teacher Kati Boland knows how to run a classroom — her 15 years of teaching experience at Fulton Middle School demonstrated that. Now she'll apply that experience to a new role in Fulton Public Schools.

Auxvasse woman dies after I-70 accident

Accident on I-70 leaves one woman dead, another injured

Callaway Bank appoints Basnett as new chairman

Mike Basnett has been appointed as the board chairman of The Callaway Bank.

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Akande has first day as Westminster president

Benjamin Ola Akande had is first day as Westminster College's new president.

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New administrative changes are coming to FHS this fall

Fulton High School students will be familiar with their new principal for the 2015-2016 academic year.

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Beetem hears Dixon argument to keep his law officer’s certificate

One year to the day after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor harassment charge, Osage County Sheriff Michael Dixon was back in court in Jefferson City on Wednesday in a battle to keep his Missouri law officer’s certification.

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North Callaway School Board meeting introduces Flex Program

The North Callaway School Board approved the implementation of the School Flex Program at their regular meeting Tuesday. The program will allow juniors and seniors to complete a minimum of 2 hours of class so that the rest of their day could be spent at work, volunteering or taking college courses.

July 4 celebrations planned for Fulton, Holts Summit

Vietnam-era veterans will be honored when the annual Independence Day parade rolls through Fulton on July 4.