Fulton Sun Arts & Entertainment


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Fulton celebrates Independence Day with parade, honoring Korean War veterans

Fulton held its third annual Fourth of July parade downtown Friday, honoring Korean War veterans as they served as grand marshal for the parade.

Despite rain on the parade, the Fulton Street Festival continues

The parade was canceled for the Fulton Street Fair after heavy rain, wind and lightning blew into Fulton.

Fulton Street Fair postpones parade for incoming rain

Originally scheduled for 5 p.m., the parade is expected to start at 6 p.m. Saturday. Dispatchers on emergency services radio announced it would be delayed one hour.

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Fulton Street Fair starts with carnival Thursday, continues with plethora of activities Friday and Saturday

Jenell Austin said she’s expecting a bigger and better Fulton Street Fair this year.

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North Callaway librarian publishes poetry collection

Hamm’s “Lessons in Ruin” a chronicle of life in the Midwest

Life as a fan of baseball’s supposed “lovable losers” informs Justin Hamm’s baseball-themed poetry.

Tebbetts picnic pays tribute to Burre with return of fiddler’s contest

For the first time in 15 years, the Tebbetts Community Picnic is going to feature a musical showdown: the fiddle is making a comeback.

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Plein Air contest brings 44 artists to Callaway County

The Plein Air contest held by the Art House in Fulton saw 110 pieces of artwork by 44 adult artists and three youth artists judged Sunday.

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Registration deadline nears for Fulton Street Fair’s annual mule derby

Those who want to get in on the annual Mule Derby race at the Fulton Street Fair have until Monday to register.

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Finding inspiration in Callaway County

Plein Air competition sends artists throughout county to paint local scenes

Artists from the region painted live images and landscapes throughout Callaway County starting Friday.

Library announces One Read programming

Daniel Boone Regional Library’s One Read program typically offers a variety of opportunities for community involvement and discussion, and this year is no different.

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Fiddlers Contest attracts big crowds at Mokane Fall Fest

Event also known as ‘Mokane World’s Fair’

Members of the Mokane Lions Club and others are gearing up for the 64th annual Mokane Fall Festival on Labor Day weekend that some call “Mokane World’s Fair.”

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‘Play me something quick and devilish’

Fulton musician authors book on history of fiddling in Missouri

A longtime musician and proponent of the art of old-time fiddling, Fulton resident Howard Marshall has written a book on the history of his favorite pastime.

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Street Fair donates fireworks for country club July 4th celebration

Thanks to a boost from the Fulton Street Fair, the Fulton Country Club’s annual 4th of July fireworks display is going to be bigger and better than ever this year.

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Committee halfway to goal for new animal shelter

Just a few months after first announcing plans for a fundraising campaign to build a new animal shelter, Fulton Mayor LeRoy Benton says the planning committee already is halfway toward its $250,000 goal.

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Fulton Street Fair musical selection has local flavor

Fulton’s Jimmy Colbertson is an old pro as far as musical acts at the Street Fair go. When he and his band, Deep Water, take the stage tonight it’ll be his third time drumming at the annual festival.