A Fulton man was arrested around 2 a.m. today after allegedly leading Fulton police on a short pursuit, which involved the suspect crashing his vehicle into a trailer.
After being disappointed by legislative efforts at bolstering state meals programs statewide, the Silver Haired Legislature once more has identified the issue as a priority for the year during a recent meeting.
For the second consecutive meeting, Callaway County Ambulance District Director Charles Anderson spoke to the board of directors regarding several bills passed during the 2014 Missouri legislative session that would give sales tax breaks to certain special interests.
Standing in front of 19 sign-language interpreters in a classroom at the Burton Business and Economics Building, Barbara Garrett is trying to teach the room the difference signing “silly” and “stupid.” There are hand movements, facial expressions, even eyebrow positions that can signal slight differences between these two words or any others in American Sign Language. “What (interpreters) are doing is thinking about, ‘Well if I’m interpreting for a deaf student at a school, how can I take that information and make it make sense for them in a visual language?’” Garrett said Tuesday.
With about 52 percent of the vote, Megan Haas will take her spot on the board for the first time after Tuesday’s runoff election.
William Woods University’s Jason Vittone has been named the 2013-14 American Midwest Conference athletic director of the year, the school announced Tuesday.
A Calwood man wanted in Callaway on charges ranging from assault and stalking to felony stealing is in custody in Joplin.
For 152 years, fallen Union and Confederate soldiers from the Civil War have lain at rest in an unmarked grave near Calwood. These soldiers will, for the first time, have a large, granite monument bearing their names dedicated to them at 1 p.m. on Sunday, July 27.
Holts Summit Board of Aldermen discuss changes and city improvements since last regular meeting in May
Since the last regular meeting of the Board of Aldermen on May 12 and the work session on May 27, the council has been hard at work implementing changes in the city of Holts Summit. Among these changes and proposals were striping of various streets, sidewalk, curb and gutter enhancements, annexation of property, and a waste service agreement.
The Callaway Youth Expo got rave reviews its second time around.
A runoff election to determine who will fill a New Bloomfield Board of Education seat is set for tomorrow.
The Callaway County Sheriff's Department responded to an alleged drunk driver early Sunday morning. At approximately 2:08 a.m., a CCSD deputy observed a truck speeding and unable to stay on the right half of the roadway south of Fulton on Old Highway 54. The deputy caught up with the alleged driver, who had stopped his truck in the middle of the lane, exited and began to urinate in the middle of the road.
A Callaway County resident was hit by a car on Highway 54 early Monday morning. At approximately 1:03 a.m., Fulton police responded to a report of a struck pedestrian on eastbound Highway 54, just north of County Road 114.
Reflecting on the 2014 Callaway County Youth Expo rabbit show, Judge Ray Hall said the youth’s showmanship was the best he’s ever seen from top to bottom.
Showing beef shared by generations of Callawegians
Teagan Engle’s grandmother showed cows as a youth. So did her grandfather, her aunt, and now Teagan herself at the Callaway Youth Expo on Friday night.