Fulton, MO 79° View Live Radar Wed H 94° L 75° Thu H 83° L 69° Fri H 83° L 62° Weather Sponsored By:

Contact the News Tribune

Gerry Tritz (Reporter)

Phone: 573-761-0251
E-mail: gtritz@newstribune.com
Gerry Tritz is opinion page editor for the News Tribune.

Former foster child uses Eagle project to help other foster children

Published Jul. 24 2017

When Malachi Saint entered the foster care system at the age of 2, he had nothing more than a girl's...

Auction gives Mid-Missouri a taste of 'Storage Wars' mania

Published Jul. 10 2017

It was a scene similar to an episode of the TV show "Storage Wars" on Sunday morning just outside of...

Honor, dignity, integrity on display at Pow Wow

Published May. 30 2017

Sunday's Pow Wow for the People event drew Native Americans from across the state who came to enjoy socializing, dancing,...

151 Helias seniors told importance of truth

Published May. 22 2017

The Rev. Joshua Duncan on Sunday told Helias High School's 151 graduates they have been instructed in truth and must...

Wellness center's first event nets good marks

Published Feb. 13 2017

Sunday's Jr. NBA Skills Challenge was a low-key basketball competition hosted by the city's parks department.

Getting a read on local authors

Published Dec. 12 2016

Sunday's Local Author Showcase at Missouri River Regional Library was a chance for the public to get better acquainted with...

American Red Cross beginning centennial celebration

Published Nov. 25 2016

During its upcoming centennial celebration, the American Red Cross of Central and Northern Missouri will revisit its history — which...

Lighthouse Prep puts on 'Dessert with Disney' production

Published Nov. 17 2016

This weekend, Lighthouse Preparatory Academy will put on an interactive production, "Dessert with Disney," featuring about half of the school's...

Quick check

Published Nov. 14 2016

At this weekend's opening of firearms deer season, hunters were seemed happy to comply with the first-ever mandatory checks for...

Amick's history efforts deemed Hope-worthy

Published Nov. 7 2016

The Cole County Historical Society honored Jeremy Amick for bringing military history to life through his hundreds of newspaper articles...

Determined friend rescues dog trapped under family's home

Published Oct. 19 2016

For Angela Otiker's family, it was about the most horrific sound they could imagine: Their 7-year-old dog, Kay Kay, was...

Cole County Courthouse hit by vandals

Published Oct. 18 2016

Someone shot and damaged six windows in the Cole County Courthouse over the weekend, plus one in a nearby county...

'Gem' of museum gets weekend in limelight

Published Oct. 3 2016

If any more people discover the Missouri Military Museum, people will have to stop calling it a "hidden" gem —...

JC Concert Association kicks off season with 'The 4 Freshmen'

Published Sep. 1 2016

The Jefferson City Concert Association kicks off its 2016-17 season Sept. 17 with with a special concert — The 4...

Sacrifice not forgotten

Published Aug. 22 2016

Around 150 people on Sunday honored the life and sacrifice of Lance Cpl. Dale Clark and 16 other area residents...

Calvary Lutheran grad wins big in state fair market steer show

Published Aug. 21 2016

Entering the Missouri State Fair's market steer show, Jefferson City's Bryana Binkley may have had an advantage over the competition.

Chris Neff wins spin top world title

Published Aug. 11 2016

It's not Olympic gold, but Chris Neff is the world's top in spin tops. Again.

Sticker stock

Published Aug. 10 2016

Holts Summit resident Heather Cornelison's mom got her hooked on collecting stickers in first grade.

Cycling the downtown circuit

Published Aug. 8 2016

Waves of cyclists, from beginners to cycling stars, flew down High Street faster than most downtown cars during Sunday's Missouri...

Jefferson City teen creates app now listed in Apple's App Store

Published Jul. 31 2016

Tanner Winkelman has always been good at math, so when his mom, a real estate agent, needed to determine the...