The University of Missouri Extension Center hosted its first ever beef reproduction field day Saturday.
Sam Santhuff stepped off the elevator and onto the ninth floor of St. Louis Children’s Hospital wearing his “Super Sam” T-shirt and shiny red cape. He walked the same steps, wearing the same outfit, many times before. But this time was different.
Callaway County Health Department officials stressed the importance of food preparedness in case of an emergency yesterday during a demonstration at the Callaway County Public Library. The event was in conjunction with Severe Weather Week.
Jessica Binkley said art has brought creativity to her life even at her young age.
Local women jump started spring cleaning yesterday as they were given a fresh perspective on pesky items collecting dust at their homes.
As a journalist, Paul Reid was familiar with writing assignments.
Winston Churchill biographer, great-grandchildren arrive in Fulton for reception, preparation for Kemper Lecture
Churchillians near and far gathered tonight to honor one of the greatest leaders of the 20th century — Winston Churchill.
When Kathy Potter moved to Fulton, she said she was realistic about the lack of opportunities to pursue her passion — theater.
They may be children of the ’90s, but their connection with the late American folk musician Pete Seeger sparked a memorial in his honor.
Fulton NAACP reflects on the acts of Martin Luther King Jr. and black history through its annual program.
The South Callaway Board of Education heard from Craig Miller, president of Columbia-based Professional Contractors and Engineers, Inc., at Wednesday night’s board meeting about a variety of ways to work with contractors for potential facility upgrades.
When South Callaway High School student Haley Pate imagines her future restaurant, she says it’s big, five-star and elegant. Nothing’s deep fried.
Lessons of artistic discipline and freedom came into play for Vesna Delevska, a St. Louis-based artist, yesterday as she live painted at William Woods University to the sounds of the mandolin.
Snow-filled pathways turn Fulton teenagers into young entrepeneurs
The snow shoveling business proved profitable for best friends Aaron Popchoke and Dakota Adams, 13.
The Callaway County Cousins for a Cure Relay for Life team is gearing up for a sweet fundraiser in celebration of Valentine’s Day.
A clogged heat exchanger — which filters oil — ignited the fire today.
Rep. Jay Houghton, Missouri General Assembly demand federal investigation on propane price increases
Legislators filed House Concurrent Resolution 18 requesting an investigation from the U.S. Department of Justice.
Authorities hope to complete autopsy this weekend on body found in Holts Summit; Facebook posts from 2012 show woman had an interest in truck driving
Authorities seek help from Kansas City media to uncover circumstances of woman's death
An autopsy on the woman found dead in Holts Summit on Thursday has been delayed.
Authorities are searching the area around where a woman's body was found in Holts Summit this morning.
January is a historically a busy month for firefighters in the area, said Fulton Fire Department Chief Dean Buffington.
View the results of the Fulton VFW's annual chili and pie cook off here.
Garden enthusiasts were given the opportunity to grow their plant knowledge Saturday during the second annual seed exchange held at the Callaway County Extension Center.
Nixon proposes $198 million in bonds to go toward construction
"We have never been this close," said Marty Martin-Forman, FSH's chief operating officer.
Gastineau Log Homes, located on Old Highway 54 in New Bloomfield, will send 25 of its home kits to Mongolia’s capitol, Ulaanbaatar, and will double that number by next year, said Lynn Gastineau, the company’s president.
Children's artist embraced the simplicity of children learning with music at the Callaway County Library.
Fulton-based Cub, Boy Scouts compete in pinewood derby
Members of Cub Scout Pack 50 intently watched as their cars whiz down the track at the pack’s pinewood derby race yesterday.
The Holts Summit Board of Alderman took final action on two priority issues at its meeting Monday night.
State office candidates in the Callaway County area file finance reports
Campaign finance quarterly reports were due yesterday for the three local candidates looking to earn state spots this year.
Family and friends of Sandra Plunkett were emotional in court Friday after the guilty verdict was read. Some cried and shared tissues, knowing her sentence for the murder of her husband, Paul Plunkett, was life in prison without parole.
Sandra Plunkett found guilty of murder in the death of her husband, former Jefferson City police officer Paul Plunkett
After three hours of deliberation, the jury found Sandra Plunkett guilty of murder in the first degree Friday afternoon. They also delivered a guilty verdict on charges of armed criminal action.
In day three of the trial, Plunkett made accusations that her husband was abusive.
The jury will hear closing statements today and will most likely deliberate as well in the murder case against Plunkett.
Callaway County Court resumes Friday in murder case against Holts Summit woman
Defense called Sandra Plunkett, the 40-year-old Holts Summit woman accused of killing her husband, today in court. She told her side of the story from the day of her husband's death and what led up to it.
Holts Summit woman accused of murdering husband, former Jefferson City police officer
The state plans to call its last witness today, the third day of the murder trial against Sandra Plunkett — a Holts Summit woman accused of murdering her husband in 2011.
Holts Summit woman accused of murdering husband, claims self defense
The ongoing trial of Sandra Plunkett, the 40-year-old Holts Summit woman being charged with first-degree for the murder of her husband, continues today after jurors heard opening statements, testimonies and interview tapes Tuesday.
Holts Summit woman accused of murdering her husband, a former Jefferson City police officer
The trial of Sandra Plunkett started this morning with opening statements from Callaway County Prosectuing Attorney Chris Wilson and Justin Carver, Plunkett’s public defender.
Santhuff family shares experience with ‘kicking cancer’s butt’
Matt and Cassie Santhuff thank God for seed ticks. The tiny bugs helped lead them to their son’s cancer.
Sandra Plunkett, the 40-year-old Holts Summit woman being charged with her husband’s murder, was in court Thursday for parties to take care of what Callaway County prosecuting attorney Chris Wilson called, “housekeeping issues.”
The Fulton Sun selected its top photos that illustrated a year in Callaway County.
Two Callaway County men are facing charges of stealing after police alledge they took scrap metal for money.
Callaway County Health Department continues to seek funding, grants for faith-based suicide prevention group
The Callaway County Health Department was not selected for a grant to establish a new faith-based suicide prevention group for the area, but Pam Phelps, director of the Callaway County Medical Reserve Corps, isn't giving up.
Millersburg family starts to rebuild life, home after loss of father and boyfriend, Robert Walker, in fire
The Walker Family hopes to be moved into a new home by New Year’s Eve. With community support, the family enjoyed Christmas, but is still seeking help with funeral costs.
Mayor of New Bloomfield Mike Lowe said attracting business is key for the new year.
A week from today a local boy and his mother will leave Fulton for Florida in hopes that a specialized radiation treatment will attack what’s remaining of the boy’s cancer. The medical bills and travel expenses are adding up and two churches in Fulton are pitching in to help the Santhuff family out.
Last week's winter storm covered the area with ice that covered the area. That ice started melting yesterday with temperatures in the 40s. More on this week's weather here.
Westminster College international students gather for holiday brunch while domestic students are away for winter break
Westminster College students from Costa Rica, Namibia, Lebanon, Thailand among other counties gathered on Christmas Day for brunch and a chance to be together.
The movies "Elf," "A Christmas Story," "A Charlie Brown Christmas," and many other holiday favorites were on display as Fulton Middle School students represented the films in its annual Christmas wagon parade.
Growing up, Bonnie Cruickshank loved to write. She wrote short stories and novels frequently. Now, she is the author of the children's book, "A Soddy Christmas: A Story of the Prairie."
Of the long list of prefiled bills for the Missouri 2013 legislative session, one has potential to effect mental health professionals in the area.
Bush Elementary students learn about scaly creatures native to Missouri
Bush Elementary students learn about scaly creatures native to Missouri