Fulton Sun Local News


Holts Summit community, Red Cross help families after apartment fire Friday

Following Friday’s fire, Holts Summit community members and the American Red Cross provided assistance to residents from Evergreen Apartments.

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Callaway County Drug, DWI Court graduates five participants

Amon Macvittie said at first, he despised the Drug and DWI Court program. But he grew to appreciate it. He said those in the program have to really want to change their life.

Fulton man arrested Monday after vehicle pursuit Sunday

Man’s mother arrested for allegedly assaulting deputy during her son’s arrest at her Fulton home

A Fulton man was arrested Monday and face a slew of charges connected to a high-speed chase over the weekend. His mother also was arrested after allegedly attacking an officer while they were taking her son into custody.

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Fulton High School FFA hosts petting zoo for children

Fulton High School’s FFA gave young children the opportunity to go up close and personal with animals at a petting zoo on Friday.

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CARDV promotes Domestic Violence Awareness month

Organization puts on 5K, ‘yarn bombs,’ collaborates with local athletes

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and CARDV is trying to make that known.

Candidate forum Thursday gives voters chance to learn more

A candidate forum will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at Fulton City Hall. The forum is an opportunity for voters to ask questions and hear more about candidates for Callaway County and state offices, and their positions on various issues before the Nov. 4 election.

Car, foot chase leads to arrest of Fulton man

A Fulton man allegedly led a Callaway County Sherriff's Office deputy on a high-speed chase around 2:30 a.m. Saturday near Old Highway 54 and State Road NN.

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Fire victim: ‘I lost just about everything I own’

Blaze heavily damages Holts Summit apartments

Children playing with matches or a lighter Friday afternoon apparently set a bed on fire that spread and heavily damaged a three-story apartment building in Holts Summit.

Robbery suspects arrested in Sedalia

Two Fulton residents are in jail after an investigation into an armed robbery that took place on Grand Street early Friday morning, according to a Fulton Police Department press release.

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Fire guts Holts Summit apartment complex

A mid-day fire that authorities believe was started by children playing with matches or a lighter gutted a Holts Summit apartment building Friday.

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Westminster College student commits to shaving head for cancer awareness

The 20-year-old launches fundraiser with a $1,000 goal for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Five years ago, at the age of 15, Brier Skogsberg first told her mother, Angela Welte, that she wanted to shave her head and fundraise for a cancer organization. Although she didn’t go through with the thought, it remained with her.

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New Bloomfield Elementary MAP scores drop

School sees drop in percent of students scoring proficient or better from 2013-14

New Bloomfield Elementary School saw decreases in the percentage of students who scored proficient or better on the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) test from 2013-14 for every subject and grade level.

Autumn on the Bricks to give a taste of local talent

Downtown Fulton will be home to live music, art, and local producers of artisinal food on Oct. 11 for Autumn on the Bricks.

Auxvasse police make arrest in Wellsville bank robbery

North Callaway High School, Auxvasse Elementary put on temporary lockout

The suspect in an armed bank robbery in Wellsville was taken into custody in Callaway County on Thursday morning. Auxvasse Elementary School and North Callaway High School were both put on temporary lockout due to their proximity to the incident.

YMCA replaces joining fee with SERVE donation during October

The YMCA of Callaway County is waiving its joining fee during October for new members who donate a non-perishable food item or hygiene item to SERVE instead.