Fulton Sun Local News


Callaway County Commission authorizes kitchen equipment purchase for county jail

As the Fulton State Hospital undergoes changes to its facilities, it will no longer provide meals to the jail. The hospital had historically served the same meals to inmates and its patients alike.

WWU president acknowledged as strong, female role model

Gutsy Gals Inspire Me has recognized William Woods University President Jahnae H. Barnett as a strong female role model. Barnett, who is in her 25th year as president, was recognized for her leadership.

FSH hosts annual Community Conversation, increases LGBTQ awareness

The speakers at the Fulton State Hospital’s Cultural Competence Committee third annual Community Conversation will be back again Tuesday and Wednesday for the fourth annual event, addressing issues and topics within the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) community.

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NRC grants Callaway Energy Center 20-year license extension

Despite pending contentions, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) renewed the operating license for Ameren Missouri’s Callaway Energy Center. The NRC’s renewal, effective Friday, authorizes the nuclear facility to operate for an additional 20 years — through October 2044. Click to see a timeline of the nuclear facility's steps toward its license extension.

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U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission renews Callaway Energy Center operating license

Nuclear facility to operate for additional 20 years, environmental group contentions still pending

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) announced today the renewal of the operating license for Ameren Missouri’s Callaway Energy Center (CEC), which generates electricity for about 1.2 million customers in the state.

Drug and gun seizure in Callaway County

A Columbia man was taken into custody, Thursday, for drugs and gun violations after a traffic stop in Callaway County.

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Deaf dog, owner share story with MSD students

The Amazing deaf cattle dog made a stop in Fulton Wednesday

Eric Melvin and his deaf dog Angelyne visited MSD this week to share their story.

Callaway republicans host annual Lincoln Day dinner Monday

The Callaway County Republican Central Committee’s annual Lincoln Day celebration will take place Monday with a keynote address from Joshua Hawley, a constitutional lawyer and professor of constitutional law at the University of Missouri Law School.

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Callaway hospital to bring back orthopedic surgeries, new CEO says

If all goes according to plan, Callaway Community Hospital will re-implement orthopedic surgery this April, according to new Chief Executive Officer Mike Powell.

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Missouri School for the Deaf hosts Latin American cultural fair

Students from the Missouri School for the Deaf and six other schools from across Missouri took an educational trip to Central and South America on Tuesday during MSD's "Festival de Latinos."

Lions Club to host district convention Saturday in Callaway

The Lions Club District 26-M convention will be held Saturday, March 7 at the Callaway Christian Church in Fulton.

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Holts Summit aims to bring in more retail business

City considers seeking help of consulting firms

The City of Holts Summit has ben working to bring more businesses to the community. City Administrator Brian Crane explains why that is an important focus for the city, what efforts they have made and what's next.

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Famous Americans inspire South Callaway students

4th grade students dress, act in character to teach fellow students about famous Americans

South Callaway fourth grade students researched famous Americans. They dressed and acted in character to teach what they learned to parents, community members and fellow students. Click to view photos.

Bartley student receives national drawing contest award

Izzy Lowe receiv second place in the 2014 North American Young Generation in Nuclear drawing contest

Lowe received second place in the 2014 North American Young Generation in Nuclear (NAYGN) National Drawing Contest. She used colored pencils, markers and crayons for her drawing of the CEC that was awarded second place.

Fulton Sun e-Newspaper open to all

Due to current weather conditions today, we are offering up our entire March 1st and 2nd, 2015 newspaper to everyone for free. The News Tribune is unable to guarantee on-time paper delivery or re-delivery. Our carriers will be back on schedule as weather allows. Please call 636-3131 with any questions. The link is http://www.newstribune.com/e-newspaper/ To access the e-Newspaper go to the link above and flip through the entire newspaper. Normally, this requires a subscription and password to access, but today we are making an exception. You can view the entire week of news by clicking on the paper's day you want to read. Simply click on the day you want to read and that paper will appear. You can also read the newspaper in entirety on your phone or tablet. Just go to the app store and search for Jefferson City Newspaper, download and enjoy. Our apps are free to download and try out. They are also free to continue to use for our full time subscribers. Again, we encourage you to give it a try and let us know what you have to say. Thank you, The News Tribune