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State sheriffs group votes to oppose efforts to legalize marijuana

Not going to pot

The Missouri Sheriff’s Association took a unanimous vote to oppose legislation or ballot initiatives that would make medical or recreational marijuana legal statewide.

Council still pondering half-cent tax for variety of projects

A proposed half-cent tax that would improve the city’s storm water system and parks and recreation department took on shape during the Fulton City Council’s regular meeting Tuesday.

Callaway County again seeks additional marshal for court

Callaway County needs another marshal for its circuit court, Sen. Jeanie Riddle told the Senate’s Judiciary committee members Tuesday.

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Show Me Life rally at Missouri Capitol

Approximately 200 people attended the Missouri Right to Life’s “Show Me Life” rally in the Missouri Capitol Rotunda on Tuesday in support of pro-life causes and legislation.

Winter warning on danger of open fires

Landowners should not take the recent gray skies and cold weather as an indication that conditions are appropriate for that controlled burn they may be planning. Instead, the low humidity and the days of high winds can make it particularly dangerous for burns this time of year.

Man arrested for vehicle theft

A Montgomery City man was arrested for stealing a motor vehicle registered in Callaway County Monday.

St. Louisan faces drug, other charges

A St. Louis man was arrested Monday for drug possession with the intent to distribute.

Lady Bulldogs bury Wellsville in 73-30 blitz

WELLSVILLE — South Callaway sophomore forward Adrian Mann supplied a game-high 21 points Tuesday night as the Lady Bulldogs easily disposed of Wellsville in a 73-30 romp.

Lady Hornets hammer Marshall in NCMC rout

Senior guard Sloane Totta’s game-high 23 points triggered the Fulton Lady Hornets’ 65-35 North Central Missouri Conference romp over the Marshall Lady Owls on Monday night at Roger D. Davis Gymnasium.

Wentworth's late run topples Lady Eagles

LEXINGTON — The Missouri School for the Deaf Lady Eagles let a 23-21 lead slip away when the Wentworth Military Academy Lady Red Dragons scored the game’s final five points in the last 1 minute, 22 seconds in a 26-23 victory Monday night.

Second-quarter lapse sinks Thunderbirds

KINGDOM CITY — The North Callaway Thunderbirds lost an Eastern Missouri Conference game to the Wright City Wildcats 59-49 on Tuesday night.

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Games wind down for Rosburg as Missouri plays Vanderbilt

When the Missouri men’s basketball team self-imposed sanctions Jan. 13, Ryan Rosburg took the biggest blow. As the team’s lone senior, the one-year postseason ban would affect him the most.

Lady Wildcats rough up Bunceton at home

NEW BLOOMFIELD — New Bloomfield sophomore guard Madi Craighead’s game-high 18-point performance powered the Lady Wildcats past the Bunceton Lady Dragons 64-33 on Monday night.

Ladybirds wallop Wright City in EMO romp

KINGDOM CITY — The North Callaway Ladybirds demolished the Wright City Lady Wildcats 55-16 in an Eastern Missouri Conference contest Monday night.

Hornets bow in third-place game at Southern Boone

ASHLAND — The No. 3 seed Fulton Hornets dropped the third-place game of the Southern Boone Classic to the No. 4 Linn Wildcats 78-74 in overtime Saturday.