Fulton Sun Local News


Gun ban proposed for domestic abusers in Missouri

While there's consensus in some other Republican-dominated states to ramp-up laws to keep firearms out of the hands of domestic abusers, a Missouri proposal to do that appears to have little chance in the GOP Legislature.

Missouri Legislature eyes expanding Conservation Commission

Proposed constitutional amendment would add 2 members

Missouri voters could be asked this fall to expand the Missouri Conservation Commission from four members to six.

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Coo-Wee! Cajun restaurant opening Monday

Bringing the spice of Cajun country to Fulton, Ricky and Candy Fontenot will open the doors of Fontenot’s Po’ Boys at 11 a.m. Monday, just as our collective spirit is focused on the advent of Mardi Gras Tuesday.

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Admiring artifacts at Fulton VFW show

People gathered at Fulton VFW Post 2657 during its Indian Artifact Show Saturday.

Greyhound adds new bus route

For Callawegians wanting to travel through Missouri, a Greyhound route established in August can take riders as far north as Kirksville and south to Rolla.

Work to close Route B in Callaway County

Missouri Department of Transportation crews will replace a cross pipe on Missouri Route B in Callaway County on Wednesday.

Fulton man arrested in chase

A Fulton man was arrested Wednesday after being pursued by multiple agencies in a vehicular chase.

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Follow Route 36 for a cross-state Valentine’s vacation

Weekend trip just for two or for the whole family

With President’s Day on Feb. 15, Valentine’s Day falls in the middle of a four-day weekend for many.

Be cautious about college scholarship search services

By now, many high school seniors have finished their college applications and are waiting for results. It’s time to start thinking about how a family or individual is going to pay for it.

One dead, two seriously injured in interstate accident

An accident on I-70 Saturday morning has left one dead and two seriously injured.

Missouri lawmaker ends restraining order after alleged fight

A Missouri lawmaker has dropped a restraining order he had obtained against a colleague with whom he said he got into a fistfight.

Black students seek swifter race reforms at Missouri

Several University of Missouri students are pressing the system's governing board for faster reforms in diversity as the Columbia campus continues grappling with racial unrest punctuated by racial protests there last November.

Conservation Commission change passes Missouri Senate

The Missouri Senate has approved a measure that would ask voters whether to add two members to the Department of Conservation's governing board.

Missouri presidential search committee members expanded

The search committee for a new University of Missouri system president will include two students, two faculty members and a staff member.

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Nixon says South American trip yields results for Missouri

Claims $1 billion in new business

Gov. Jay Nixon is returning from South America today with agreements promising more than $1 billion in new business for Missouri businesses.