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FPD arrest man for allegedly stealing from Break Time

A Fulton man was arrested early this morning after allegedly stealing from Break Time on West Fourth Street.

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Fulton Middle School, Garden Club celebrate Arbor Day with tree planting

Fulton Garden Club passed its gift of green thumbs onto Fulton Middle School students Thursday by planting a willow tree.

New Bloomfield Superintendent David Tramel’s proposed budget could give teachers pay increase

New Bloomfield educators could see an increase on their paychecks if Superintendent David Tramel’s proposed budget is finalized and approved by the district’s board of education.

Callaway Roundup

Thunderbirds crush Community in EMO rout

Senior shortstop Chance Kee and freshman third baseman J.T. Higgins both drove in two runs Thursday night as the North Callaway Thunderbirds handed Community R-6 its first loss of the season in an 11-0 Eastern Missouri Conference romp. North Callaway (6-1, 3-0 EMO) plated two runs apiece in the first and second innings, then erupted for seven runs in the fourth as the game was stopped on the mercy rule after Community failed to score in the top of the fifth. The Trojans fell to 4-1 overall and 2-1 in conference play.

Hornets blank Bulldogs for sixth straight win

Horstmeier throws third consecutive shutout

Fulton Hornets head coach Darren Masek had a feeling his team might be in for a low-scoring game against the rival Mexico Bulldogs. Not only was Masek proven correct, his Hornets came up with just enough offense to make the difference.

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Fulton Soup Kitchen to celebrate Easter April 16

Westminster’s dining services, Fresh Ideas, to provide holiday meal

The Fulton Soup Kitchen will be celebrating Easter a little early with an egg hunt and buffet dinner on April 16.

Fulton receives honor for customer utility service

The city of Fulton has been recognized as one of the most reliable sources of electricity in the nation.

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South Callaway searches for bids, projects totaling to $5.5 million

The South Callaway Board of Education gave clearance to Superintendent Kevin Hillman to search for bids for facility upgrades totaling an estimated $5.5 million.

T-Birds make title game at Montgomery County

Will meet South Callaway for championship

AUXVASSE —The North Callaway Thunderbirds reached the championship of the Montgomery County Tournament after a pair of narrow home wins Wednesday.

NAIA moving women's national championship to Independence

William Woods will be host school, receive automatic berth in 2015 and '16

William Woods University women’s head basketball coach Dan Chapla has guided the Lady Owls to the national tournament in each of his six seasons at the school.

Siren in Fulton Wednesday night a false alarm

Fulton residents may have heard an emergency siren Wednesday night, but there was no cause for alarm — just the Fulton State Hospital experiencing technical difficulties.

Westminster College to host community for family fun, games Sunday

Westminster College students are inviting area children and their families onto campus for a little bit of Spring fun at their annual Community Carnival this Sunday.

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CARDV supporters commemorate 20 years in Callaway County

Supporters of the Coalition Against Rape and Domestic Violence gathered Tuesday night to celebrate 20 years of the organization’s existence.

Callaway Roundup

Gaines wins 3,200, Hornets take second at Bowling Green meet

Junior Grant Gaines provided Fulton with its only victory by prevailing in the 3,200 meters, but it was enough to help spur the Hornets to a second-place team finish at the Bowling Green Mini Medal meet Tuesday. In the girls’ division, seniors Hayley Tobias and Madison Washington, and sophomore Madi Tobias each won events as Fulton came in third overall. Gaines triumphed in the 3,200 in 10 minutes, 57 seconds. He was part of Fulton’s 3,200 relay — along with freshman Tanner Steffen, sophomore Luke Lohmeyer and junior Ian Shoemaker — that took third in 9:51.

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LIVE ELECTION RESULTS: Callaway school boards, fire district and city question

Polls closed at 7 p.m. to elect school board members in Fulton, North Callaway, South Callaway and New Bloomfield school districts. Additionally, Fulton residents were asked about a bond issue and South Callaway Fire District wanted to increase its board. Lake Mykee Board of Trustees also held a contested race. Here are the results, being updated throughout the evening as they are available. See Wednesday's edition for the full story.