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Westminster run rules Kalamazoo

The Blue Jays used an eight-run first inning to notch an 11-1 seven-inning triumph over the Hornets on Sunday.

William Woods claims AMC series win over Williams Baptist

The Owls plated three runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to complete an American Midwest Conference doubleheader sweep of the Eagles 3-0 on Saturday at Backer Sports Complex.

Westminster gets swept by Coe

Westminster managed just four hits in being swept by the Kohawks in a doubleheader on Saturday at Blue Jay Field.

Lady Owls top Northwestern Ohio, WVU Tech

The William Woods Lady Owls used stout pitching and live bats to garner a doubleheader sweep. The Lady Owls outlasted West Virginia University Institute of Technology 7-4, while picking up a 2-0 win over the University of Northwestern Ohio on Monday.

Fulton golf ties for second in opening triangular

Junior Gage Oestreich was the low man for the Hornets, tallying a 48 in Fulton’s opening triangular with the Falcons and Pirates on Monday at Tanglewood Golf Course.

South Callaway opens with run-rule win over Centralia

Senior Terry Miles struck out five batters in a complete-game effort, powering the Bulldogs to a 12-1, five-inning season-opening triumph over the Panthers on Monday.

Hornets bow to T-Birds, Spartans in home opener

The North Callaway Thunderbirds stranded a pair of Fulton Hornet runners to preserve a season-opening win. The T-Birds outlasted the Hornets 7-6 on Monday at the high school athletic complex.

Police: No clear motive in Missouri auditor Tom Schweich's suicide

The embattled chairman of the Missouri Republican Party gained some support Monday as police said law officers have no evidence of an anti-Semitic whispering campaign against a state auditor who killed himself, and a prominent GOP donor revised his recollection of hearing negative remarks about the auditor.

Owls' defense breaks down in loss to Williams Baptist

The William Woods University Owls baseball team easily out-hit the Williams Baptist (Arkansas) College Eagles 9-3, but crippled themselves defensively by committing six errors in Friday night’s 5-1 American Midwest Conference loss at Backer Sports Complex.

Lady Owls move win streak to six with Hannibal-LaGrange sweep

The William Woods University Lady Owls softball team stretched its season-high winning streak to six games with Friday’s AMC doubleheader sweep of Hannibal-LaGrange University at Backer Sports Complex.

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Thompson, Hornets shut out Wildcats 2-0

Fulton senior starter stifles New Bloomfield, scatters three hits in season-opening victory

NEW BLOOMFIELD — When asked to assess his team’s play in Friday’s season opener against the New Bloomfield Wildcats, Fulton Hornets head coach Darren Masek offered quick, high praise for the “outstanding” effort of his starter, senior Blake Thompson.

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Longtime Callaway volunteer to receive Settler’s Award at Kingdom of Callaway Supper

Joyce Epperson has led her life with open arms and open ears. As a mother, crisis response team member and medical first responder, the Fulton woman has cared for a countless number of people by listening to their woes and offering them hugs. She’s done this in various situations — at home with neighborhood children, car accidents and death scenes. Her hugs know no race, color, gender or economic status.

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For sale by the pound

KPI holds quarterly pound sale to benefit its employees, mission

Kingdom Projects, Inc., a non-profit sheltered workshop that provides employment to disabled residents of Callaway County, hosted a pound sale on Saturday to benefit its employees and mission.

New Bloomfield Proposition KIDS to host forum on no-tax-increase bond issue

New Bloomfield voters will have the opportunity to ask questions about a $2 million no-tax-increase bond issue that will appear on the April ballot. The New Bloomfield Proposition KIDS (Keep Improving District Schools) election committee is hosting a forum Thursday night to discuss the bond issue and answer questions.

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Two of seven candidates appear at Fulton school board forum

Incumbents Dennis Depping and Kristi Donohue were the only Fulton School Board candidates — out of a field of seven — to participate in the Fulton Community Teachers Association’s (FCTA) candidate forum Thursday night.