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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

Community officials hear project timeline for new Fulton State Hospital facilities

Work and construction of the new Fulton State Hospital campus will begin this spring. The project’s architectural design firm met with community officials Thursday afternoon to show them what construction will look like and what possible effects it will have on the surrounding area before work begins.

Westminster College to host bone marrow donor drive

Effort becomes personal this year for one professor

Four Westminster College student groups, in conjunction with Delete Blood Cancer, will be hosting a bone marrow donor drive March 3-5.

New Bloomfield Proposition KIDS election committee elects leadership, strategizes

Committee to promote passage of $2 million no-tax-increase bond issue on April’s ballot

The New Bloomfield Proposition KIDS election committee elected leadership and began to strategize the best ways disseminate information to New Bloomfield voters about the $2 million no-tax-increase bond issue on April's ballot. If passed, the bond issue will fund facility repairs.

Missouri Department of Agriculture taking photo contest submissions

Annual Focus on Missouri Agriculture photo contest kicks off

The Missouri Department of Agriculture is now taking entries for its annual Focus on Missouri Agriculture photo contest. For the contest, which runs through June 15, the department is asking Missourians to send in unique stories and images of agriculture through photographs.

Missouri Department of Insurance: 1 in 3 Missourians impacted by Anthem cyberattack

Anthem insurance provider offers identity theft protection to policyholders affected by data breach

A recent cyberattack compromised personal information from the insurance provider Anthem Inc., affecting more than 2 million Missourians according to the Missouri Department of Insurance.

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YMCA celebrates 25 years in Callaway County

Kicks off celebration with annual dinner, auction fundraiser

The YMCA of Callaway County, which was established in 1990, will celebrate its 25th year in the Callaway community during its annual dinner and auction March 7.

Fulton man arrested for armed robbery

A Fulton man is in custody in connection with an armed robbery at a Fulton convenience store early Thursday morning.