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Eight-hour standoff ends with arrest of Fulton man

A Fulton man occupied about 23 officers from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Callaway County Sheriff's Office and the Fulton Police Department overnight Tuesday in an eight-hour standoff.

Fulton City Council gives first reading to slew of ordinances

The Fulton City Council heard multiple ordinances for the first time at Tuesday night's meeting, which included the topics of sewer rates and a state investment programs.

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Fulton firefighters visit during storytime

Three firefighters visited with preschoolers during story time at the Callaway County Public Library on Tuesday, Oct. 14. Click to see photos from their visit.

Holts Summit tables final decision on trash bill for third time

City Administrator: current process for dealing with trash problem ‘not working’

City leaders first started talking about ways to slow the litter and illegal dumping in town last October. Last night, the Holts Summit Board of Aldermen again tabled a final decision on Allied Waste Service’s proposal regarding trash pickup in the city.

Blue Jays' Plassmeyer picks up UMAC honor

Westminster College senior quarterback Joe Plassmeyer has been named the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference offensive player of the week for the second time this season.

Lady Blue Jays volleyball team stretches win streak to six

The Westminster College Lady Blue Jays volleyball team extended its winning streak to six matches with Tuesday night’s 25-17, 25-19, 25-27 and 25-20 SLIAC triumph over visiting Fontbonne University.

Lady Hornets volleyball teams goes 1-2-1 at Versailles Tournament

STOVER — The Lady Hornets defeated Warsaw (25-8, 25-17), split with School of the Osage (20-25, 27-25), and lost to Stover (25-18, 25-17) and California (25-10, 25-15) at the Versailles Tournament last Saturday.

Wright City manhandles Ladybirds volleyball team

WRIGHT CITY — The North Callaway Ladybirds volleyball team tumbled to 3-10 on the season and 0-5 in the Eastern Missouri Conference after a 25-4, 25-4 loss to Wright City on Tuesday night.

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Ameren Missouri’s Callaway plant undergoes one of its largest maintenance outages in plant history

Plant to replace its original reactor vessel head from 1984

Ameren Missouri’s Callaway Energy Center started a planned refueling and maintenance outage on Saturday, Oct. 11. Ameren customers’ service will not be affected by the planned outage, according to an Ameren press release.

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Taking the reins: WWU alumna, Fulton teacher opens Anderson Equestrian Center

Katy Anderson first started riding horses when she was five years old and said she always wanted to do something to help others enjoy horses as much as she has. She recently started a new business — Anderson Equestrian Center, LLC — that boards horses and teaches riding lessons.

Holts Summit continues discussion of city’s trash problem, wants ‘broader’ input from residents

October Board of Aldermen meeting will discuss ordinance that would require trash service in the city

The Holts Summit Board of Aldermen has a potential contract with Allied Waste Services on its agenda again, with another request to table a final decision. The board of aldermen will meet at 7 p.m. on Oct. 14 at the Board of Aldermen Meeting Room.

South Callaway’s Miles, Finney earn medals at Helias Invitational

Bulldogs senior Terry Miles and Lady Bulldogs junior Dariyn Finney posted medal-winning efforts at the Helias Invitational on Saturday in Binder Park.

New Bloomfield's season ends in District 10 semifinal loss to Fatima

The No. 4 Lady Wildcats allowed six two-out runs in the bottom of the third inning of their 6-1, season-ending loss to the top-seeded Lady Comets in the semifinals of the Class 2, District 10 tournament on Saturday.

Fulton blanked by Mexico in District 6 title tilt

Freshman right fielder Emma Abbott logged the lone hit for the No. 6 Lady Hornets in their 10-0, five-inning loss to the No. 1 Lady Bulldogs in the Class 3, District 6 title game on Saturday.

South Callaway falls to Fatima in District 10 title game

Sophomore starter Konnor Arrowood drove in all four of her team’s runs, but pitched just 1 1/3 innings in the third-seeded Lady Bulldogs’ 7-4 loss to the No. 1 Lady Comets in the Class 2, District 10 championship game on Saturday.