If a resolution is approved at the next City Council meeting April 15, Fulton ratepayers will soon have another way to settle their utility bills.
Original design would have overburdened waterworks, stressed creek
After realizing the original plan would be bad for Stinson Creek waterworks’ budget, the city of Fulton opted to change the upcoming splash pad at Memorial Park to run on circulated, filtered water rather than directly from the lines.
A proposed Fulton ordinance that would make landlords jointly liable for their renters’ utility bills drew ire from about 30 rental owners and property managers, who packed the Utility Board’s Monday meeting so full it flooded into the more spacious council chambers.
The Fulton City Council was generally receptive to the Brick District Association’s downtown beautification proposal, but some councilpersons were apprehensive that the project’s proposed $26,583.90 price tag was too much, too soon.
Missouri School for the Deaf middle schoolers spent Monday morning and afternoon talking about how their passions impact the world.
Dozens of supporters crowded a Fulton field Monday as city officials and project backers ceremonially broke ground on the new animal shelter.
Kirk Smalley who lost son to suicide encourages others to speak out against bullying
Safe Spaces is inviting Fulton students, educators and the general public to Stand for the Silent.
NRC-hosted forum in Fulton Wednesday spurs discussion on safety, sustainability
As part of the Callaway Energy Center's request for a 20-year extension on its operating license, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) held public meetings Wednesday in Fulton to discuss the first draft of its environmental impact statement on the plant.
Stinson Creek Trail markers for significant sights to be erected after public viewing in May
After more than two years, the Historic Preservation Commission is closing in on erecting its historic markers along the Stinson Creek Trail.
Longtime board secretary also honored at annual banquet Saturday
A volunteer firefighter and a longtime secretary were honored by their peers at the Central Callaway Fire Protection District’s annual Firefighter Dinner Saturday.
$1,000 will help youth learn about nature, fishing
The Callaway County United Way’s second issuance of small grant will help youth land a big catch.
Clean Sweep signup due by March 27, city debuts e-waste pickup
The city of Fulton’s annual week-long Earth day celebration will kick off April 12 with a city-wide cleanup, a challenge to its residents and a new way to safely get rid of unwanted electronics.
Longtime airport manager to retire at end of April
The city of Fulton is seeking a new airport manager.
New dates to be determined in Pamela Carter, Jacie Coari cases
Two Central Missouri women arrested on unrelated charges will have their days in court at a later date.
Voters will decide how they pay for mandatory upgrades to treatment plant
Fulton voters can control how their rates will be affected by a number of mandatory upgrades to the city’s wastewater treatment facility over the coming years.
Fulton NAACP, Youth Life Improvement Association bring back traditional event
A longtime tradition that has been on hiatus makes its return March 22.
A Calwood couple lost its home to fire in February, but family and friends have not lost hope.
Group now Fulton Area Chamber of Commerce & Visitor’s Center
Effective immediately, the Kingdom of Callaway Chamber of Commerce has a new name.
And seven years for second-degree charges; public defender files for appeal
Sandra Plunkett has received life in prison without parole for the murder of her husband, former Jefferson City Police Department officer Paul Plunkett.
They’ll need some help to make it happen, but the Callaway Tourism Board wants to make it easier for visitors to find their way around town.
Callaway County emergency personnel are working double time to promote emergency awareness next week.
About 17 people spent Wednesday afternoon helping Central Missouri Community Action (CMCA) better address poverty in Callaway County.
The storefront at 505 Nichols St. is unassuming, but anyone who’s crossed its threshold since Monday has walked into Fulton’s first downtown market in more than 10 years.
Selling most of current carts would save money long-term in maintenance
Fulton golfers might be getting around in new rides this spring.
Those who sign up would receive shut-off notices for delinquent accounts
A preliminary ordinance that would make landlords and renters alike responsible for late utility bills was considered at the Fulton Utility Board’s monthly meeting Monday.
"I feel like I'm playing a giant game of Dungeons & Dragons," said William Woods University Behavioral and Social Science Chair Shawn Hull as he jotted down statistics on a pad of paper.
Fans of Sir Winston Churchill will be able to pick an expert’s brain and rub shoulders with the statesman’s legacy in a more engaging way than ever before.
A $100 ticket buys a dinner for two and a crack at some prizes this March, but for Fulton High School's graduating class of 2014, it could also mean one last time to hang out as a group.
Group hopes to identify, address areas of need in Callaway County
Central Missouri Community Action (CMCA) wants to have a heart-to-heart with Callaway County.
An interior design student hopes to make Fulton's soon-to-be-built new animal shelter a healthier, happier place.
Sheriff’s reserve program needs funds to protect new members
To protect its new members from bullets, the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office reserve unit is raffling off a gun.
Though inches of snow still blankets Fulton, the Callaway County Humane Society (CCHS) is preparing to beat the heat.
Fulton resident deploys to help Peoria recover months after deadly tornado
For disaster relief, the Red Cross sees most of its support pour in during the immediate aftermath.
Suppliers sold out or rationing stock during snowy, icy winter
So much ice melt is usually left over for Fulton hardware and home improvement stores come springtime that it’s hard to find a place to store it.
The city of Fulton spent $68,000 on the Tuesday-Wednesday snow storm.
For the fourth time this winter, crews have hit the bricks and plenty of other streets in Fulton.
Fulton trivia buffs had better brush up on their energy policy and their peanuts.
Callaway County residents who want to avoid a lump-sum payments on their real estate taxes have until Feb. 15 to do so.
Though drivers might see a few more “no parking” signs across town, the city of Fulton would do relatively little to its parking policy if it adopted proposed changes.
The city of Fulton voiced it’s discontent with state bills that limit local control over cable and phone companies Tuesday.
tudents who took part in a discussion on social, health, community and teen issues through their photography will have their work displayed on its biggest stage yet.
State Sen. Jolie Justus spent Monday afternoon at Westminster College, where she outlined a number of her legislative priorities for the upcoming year ranging from restructuring legal code to ensuring fair treatment in Missouri's workforce.
More than 175 Civil War artifacts to be donated to Historical Society
An official report is still pending, but a Westminster College history professor and students presented the dozens of bullets, canister balls and other items that have helped reshape their understanding of Callaway County’s largest Civil War battle Wednesday.
Callaway County law enforcement officers are looking for an Auxvasse man after he allegedly fled after trying to hit an officer there with his car.
Crews with the Missouri Department of Transportation will replace a cross pipe on Route O in Callaway County on Friday, Jan. 24.
Blustery winds and dry grass have made for a dangerous combination in Central Missouri.
$265k raised will help local agencies partner to combat poverty
A small crowd of board members and supporters gathered on the Callaway County Courthouse lawn Monday to celebrate another milestone year for the Callaway County United Way.
Retired teachers volunteer to help unemployed prepare for jobs
Since 2012, seven Callaway County women have been working to give local job hunters the keys to employment.
City now seeks solution for inches of gravel partially obstructing pipes
The city of Fulton’s efforts to find sources of excess water entering the sanitary sewer system have been obstructed.
The Fulton airport and city coffers both have something to look forward to in the city’s future.