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New Churchill Museum director shares vision

When asked his vision for the National Churchill Museum, newly-appointed Director James Williams couldn’t give a short answer. His long list of ideas all possessed a common theme — extending the words and lessons of Winston Churchill to as many people as possible.

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Shop With a Cop connects emergency personnel, children through Christmas shopping

With Christmas less than a week away, there are 47 more children and families ready for the celebration thanks to Callaway County’s annual Shop With a Cop program.

Fulton man accused of trying to suffocate infant

Fulton Police arrested an area man for allegedly attempting to suffocate a five-month-old child on Friday.

Fulton schools’ tax levy adjusted down to make up 2013 excess

Fulton Public Schools patrons saw a bit of a break on their property taxes this year.

North Callaway School Board hears track options

Most of Thursday night’s North Callaway School Board meeting was devoted to one topic: options for building the new all-weather track included in the district’s recently-passed $6 million bond issue.

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Callaway Energy Center turns 30

Nuclear facility’s director of nuclear projects looks back at some milestones in the plant’s 30 years in Callaway

Thirty years ago today, Dec. 19, the Callaway Energy Center was declared fully operational and started contributing power to Ameren Missouri’s grid. John Patterson, director of nuclear projects at the Callaway Energy Center, has worked with the plant for 34 years. He told the Fulton Sun major milestones he has seen in his time at the plant.

New Bloomfield schools to vote on potential bond issue ballot language in January

School board to prioritize facility repairs wish list

Next month, the New Bloomfield R-III Board of Education must vote on ballot language that could potentially put a $2 million bond issue on the spring ballot to fund the district’s facility repairs.

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Fulton Middle School band, choir perform fine arts finale

Middle school musicians in Fulton performed Christmas classics on Wednesday during their end-of-semester winter fine arts night. Art was also featured in the middle school.

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South Callaway FFA celebrates holidays with game night, toy drive

South Callaway FFA held a game night Wednesday. Every FFA member who attended the game night donated either a toy or money for a toy as part of the group’s toy drive. Click to see photos.

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NRC puts Callaway Energy Center license renewal on hold

Ameren Missouri had expected to hear NRC's decision by end of December

Ameren Missouri’s Callaway Energy Center won’t have a final decision regarding its license renewal application from the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) this month as it originally expected. Click to read why the NRC put its decision on hold.

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Rwanda partnership offers alternative gift options

“‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’” —Acts 20:35. The Rwanda Community Partnership is once again offering Callaway County residents the opportunity to give both blessings to their friends and loved ones this year, with an array of alternative gift options to benefit projects in Callaway’s sister community of Kibungo, Rwanda.

Fulton council approves spending for sewer upgrades

Fire union, city come to pay agreement

Anticipated improvements to the city of Fulton’s sewer system moved forward at Tuesday night’s city council meeting with the approval of two resolutions granting funding for the manhole and sewer lining projects. The Fulton City Council accepted the bid of $542,930 from low-bidder Utility Solutions, Inc. — a Kansas City, Kansas based company— for the 2014 Sewer Manhole Rehabilitation Project.

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Fulton Boy Scout Troop 50 members advance, receive merit badges

Fulton Boy Scout Troop 50 members advanced in rank and received merit badges at a Court of Honor ceremony Monday night at the Scout Cabin in Fulton. Click to see photos.

Fulton Family Dollar robbed Sunday

Police looking for male suspect

The Family Dollar located at 4 East Third Street in Fulton reported an armed robbery just before 8 p.m. Sunday night, according to a Fulton Police Department press release. Read more details about the suspect.

Two arrested on drug-related charges Sunday

Two Fulton residents were arrested Sunday after Fulton Police conducted a narcotic search warrant on the 1400 block of Monroe Street at the home of Brent Teel, according to a Fulton Police press release.

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