The National Churchill Museum has dug into its archives to put together a new exhibit culled from donations from Hallmark Cards founder Joyce Hall and The Hall Foundation.
Fulton Public Schools have successfully completed all the projects included in the district’s $7.3 million 2010 Bond Issue — and a few more besides.
Like many children his age, Fulton fifth grader Tristan Clay has big dreams.
The first major goal of the Rwanda Community Partnership was to provide Fulton and Callaway County’s sister community of Kibungo with better access to medical care.
Seven months after issuing an ultimatum to Geo-Comm regarding the functionality of its automated vehicle location system (AVL) in Callaway County, local officials say they are not quite ready to give up on the company despite having blown through several deadlines.
Chooses to have parents’ home painted
A local man who won a raffle fundraiser for the New Fulton Animal Shelter Initiative is choosing to make a gift of his prize.
Goals to lose weight, eat better and live healthier are common themes for New Year’s resolutions, and the YMCA of Callaway County once again is offering a little incentive to help area residents make those resolutions stick.
Bullying has always been an issue in schools, but with the onset of social media, the problem has escalated in recent years.
Callaway County residents have until Monday to return their property and real estate tax payments to the county collector’s office.
Parents of students with emotional or severe behavioral issues soon will have another option within Fulton Public Schools.
A Fulton couple is hoping their business venture can successfully make the transition from online to a brick and mortar store.
With Christmas just a week away, time is running out to find that perfect Christmas present.
After seven years of programs ranging from musical guests to visiting artists and authors, organizers say this year’s Celia Commemoration will be a little more scaled back.
With a number of projects from Fulton Public Schools’ 2010 Bond Issue coming in under budget, the district has money left over that can be used for other school improvements.
This Christmas nearly 30 children signed up with SERVE’s Adopt-a-Family program will wake up to find a new bicycle, courtesy of Boy Scout Troop 50 and Wal-Mart.
Council approves first reading of ordinance to buy old rock barn, place bond question on April ballot
City leaders encouraged the owner of a local bar and a nearby neighbor complaining about the noise to work to come to an agreement while officials continue to look into the issue.
The Callaway Singers invite area residents to come help them make a “Joyful Noise” Thursday night during the group’s annual Christmas Concert.
Karhoff named as first female fire chief in county
On Jan. 1, Lana Karhoff will become a part of Callaway County history when she becomes the first woman locally to serve as a fire chief.
MILLERSBURG — Bricks made of egg cartons, towers made of paper towel rolls, chandeliers made out of earrings, a doily as a rug; Sarah and Richard Klingbeil of Treasure Hill World of Dollhouse Miniatures can find a use for almost anything when they are putting together one of their creations.
Claudia Starr fell in love with Fulton and Callaway County when she moved here three years ago.
When the City of Fulton sends out its solid waste collection trucks this week, they will be picking up more than just trash.
After nearly nine decades as a family-owned and run operation, Ovid Bell Press soon will fall under the umbrella of Walsworth Publishing.
There is no getting around it. With the Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Natural Resources mandating changes, the City of Fulton needs to make some major upgrades to its waste water treatment plant.
Local fans of the breakfast scrambles and Chop House burgers at Huddle House only have two days left to enjoy their favorite meals before the local franchise closes its doors.
There are very few local residents to be found in their homes here on the final Friday of each month.
A Fulton native has been arrested and charged in a child molestation case in Independence.
Heritage Trust to contribute half of cost
The Fulton City Council approved a motion Tuesday night to consider purchasing the old rock barn and 12 acres at Fulton State Hospital.
Whether they were there for the first time or the sixth year in a row, as a volunteer or simply to partake of the food, those gathered for the Community Thanksgiving Dinner at New Bloomfield United Methodist Church Thursday all agreed that the best part of the annual event was the ability to enjoy good food with good friends.
With the myriad deals offered by big retailers on everything from electronics to the latest popular toys on Black Friday, some Callaway County business owners are hoping area residents will send some of their hard-earned dollars their way.
Educators and students both past and present are invited to Williamsburg Elementary School on Nov. 29 as the school marks 50 years of educating area children.
Although he cited a couple of areas of concern, North Callaway R-I Schools’ auditor described the district’s audit as one of the best he gives.
Haskins warns steady won’t be enough in future
WILLIAMSBURG — North Callaway R-I Schools Assistant Superintendent Sandy Haskins gave a presentation on the district’s MAP data during Thursday night’s school board meeting that had a dual message: North Callaway’s performance on the annual assessment tests remains level, but as the state changes the criteria by which it judges schools, that consistency may not be a good thing.
Carols, candy canes and Christmas decorations will be in abundance in downtown Fulton Friday night for the annual Holiday Open House.
The City of Fulton is applying to the Missouri Department of Natural Resource’s State Revolving Fund today for nearly $13 million to put toward improvements at the city’s waste water treatment plant.
The South Callaway R-II School Board granted approval Monday night for the purchase of iPads for a test run of a plan to eventually provide one for each student in the district.
An organization dedicated to standing up for children is looking to expand into Callaway and recruit volunteers to its cause.
When New Bloomfield R-III Schools’ nurse approached the Callaway County Ambulance District for suggestions on finding a grant to help fund the purchase of an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED), she got something even better: The ambulance district donated one to the district.
As cold weather settles in and thermostats go up, officials with the City of Fulton are hoping local utility customers will find it in themselves to donate a dollar or two so that others can turn their heat up as well.
After 24 years of service to area businesses through the Kingdom of Callaway Chamber of Commerce, executive director Nancy Lewis will be leaving at the end of the year.
In a strong victory over challenger Pam Murray, Jeanie Riddle will be the first representative for the new 49th District of the Missouri House of Representatives.
Callaway County voters Tuesday proved they feel confident in leadership at the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office.
With a “long line of nurses” in the family, it was not much of a surprise when Fulton native Tammy Kritzer decided, after graduating from the University of Missouri with a bachelor of arts in sociology, to return to school and pursue her bachelors of science in nursing from St. Louis University.
For seven years, Tom Levin has made sure area residents and visitors have a place to go to find a good meal and a friendly smile on Thanksgiving Day.
The location is new, the day is new, even the menu is new, but the caring behind the Soup Kitchen’s annual free Thanksgiving Dinner is still the same.
Asked what makes them the best man for the job, both candidates for Callaway County Sheriff gave the same answer: Their experience.
The Callaway Bank is seeing a shuffle in leadership.
The South Callaway cross country team and the Mokane Lion’s Club are hoping to scare up a little cash this Halloween.
The Heart of Missouri chapter of the American Red Cross is offering area youth who want to earn extra money through baby-sitting an opportunity to get a little training first.
The Callaway County Commission took the first official step toward declaring a portion of the county as an Enhanced Enterprise Zone.
The Callaway County Ambulance Board received a first draft of the Fiscal Year 2013 Budget during Tuesday night’s regular meeting.