Fulton Sun Local News


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Weekend deaths of three teen girls stuns Holt Summit

Three blue-painted crosses soon will stand on the side of eastbound U.S. 54 in Holts Summit, symbolizing young lives lost over the weekend. Seventeen-year-old Haley Bloebaum decorated the crosses Tuesday in remembrance of her two best friends — Elizabeth Moses, 17, and Miriah McDaniel, 17 — and McDaniel’s cousin, Meggan Fowler, 13, all of Holts Summit, who died in a two-vehicle accident.

Fulton teenager shot in JC

Jefferson City Police are investigating a shooting from last night in which a teenager was wounded.

Sister remembers sibling, former Fulton nurse

A beloved Missouri and Illinois nurse who lived in Fulton will soon be taken off life support after her sister revived her through CPR.

Mokane man killed in 2 vehicle crash

A Mokane man was killed in a two vehicle accident Sunday morning in Callaway County.

Homeless shelter seeks financial help

Our House: Caring for Callaway’s Homeless needs help doing just that.

3 teens, JC woman killed in head-on accident on U.S. 54

Four people were killed in a wrong-way wreck near Holts Summit Saturday night just before midnight.

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Confederate flag rally heads South

A Confederate flag rally run on Saturday started at the Fulton Walmart and ended at the Jefferson City Walmart at 724 W. Stadium Blvd.

Babies win over fair goers

Results of the Baby Contest at the Kingdom of Callaway County Fair

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All about the babies

Left, Lily Scoggins holds her ribbon and first place trophy after winning the one year old division of the Baby Contest at the Kingdom of Callaway County Fair, Thursday, while (right) Mckenzie Durham cries while receiving first place in the 0–6 month division. Durham’s grandmother shouted in excitement when she was called for first place which scared Durham to tears.

‘Master Plan’ for Fulton city parks is given a refresh

Fulton Parks and Recreation Director Clay Caswell presented council members with the updated Parks and Recreation 10-year Master Plan during the city council’s Tuesday meeting.

Council meeting provides city project updates

The Fulton City Council meeting Tuesday dealt with several updates on existing projects and plans.

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Get up and go

One of the Tuesday highlights at the Kingdom of Callaway County Fair was the kids tractor pull, which drew dozens of excited participants. Hundreds braved the scorching temperatures as the fair and carnival rides were up and running. The fair continues for the rest of the week. See daily schedule on page 2 in today’s edition.

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Charges filed in Hy-Vee shooting

A Jefferson City woman was shot in the upper chest after an altercation at a grocery store parking lot Monday afternoon.

Hot air balloon rides, new rodeo company are new attractions at Kingdom of Callaway County Fair

As the 39th Kingdom of Callaway County Fair kicked off Monday for a week long run at the Callaway Fair Grounds in Fulton, an attraction returning for the first time in 20 years is the hot air balloon rides offered by Balloon Stormers.

Three Callaway residents take their best aim at State Games of America

The State Games of America attracts a variety of athletes to its multi-sport, Olympic-style event held biennially in different cities.