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Helen Wilbers is a reporter for the Fulton Sun.

Callaway County 100 Man Lunch coming soon

Published Feb. 14 2019

Callaway County Head Start is in need of a few good men.About 100 of them, in fact. The program's 14th...

Callaway County commissioners authorize first two payouts from disaster relief fund

Published Feb. 12 2019

Callaway County commissioners authorized the first two payouts from the county's new disaster relief fund Monday.

Mouse races to raise funds for Fulton cultural center

Published Feb. 5 2019

The Fulton Rotary Club is off to the races — the mouse races, that is.The club's fifth annual Callaway Cup...

State audit of New Bloomfield begins

Published Jan. 31 2019

State Auditor Nicole Galloway will be taking a closer look at New Bloomfield's finances.

Resource reception planned for Holts Summit fire survivors

Published Jan. 29 2019

Survivors of last week's apartment fire in Holts Summit can access many resources in one convenient location this Thursday.

Callaway County divvies court's domestic violence funds

Published Jan. 24 2019

For the first time in years, a second group has requested a share of the anti-domestic violence funds collected by...

Callaway County tackles jail issues

Published Jan. 23 2019

At 30 years old, the Callaway County Jail is showing its age.Cracks gape in the walls; inmates on "heightened watch"...

Student arrested after threats made against North Callaway High School

Published Jan. 18 2019

A juvenile was arrested Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, after a threat against North Callaway High School students was reported to...

Former Callaway County collector seeks low sentence

Published Jan. 17 2019

FULTON, Mo. — Former Callaway County Collector Pamela Oestreich told the court Friday her gambling addiction led to her confessed...

Stormwater, sales tax issues added to New Bloomfield ballot

Published Jan. 16 2019

New Bloomfield City Council members voted Monday to place two issues on the April ballot.

Callaway County budget OK'd

Published Jan. 10 2019

Callaway County's 2019 budget, passed Friday, is slightly bigger than the previous year's budget.

Homicide investigation continues in Columbia

Published Jan. 9 2019

COLUMBIA — Investigations into Sunday's apparent homicide still center in Boone County, according to Callaway County Sheriff Clay Chism.

Callaway Sheriff's Office investigates apparent homicide

Published Jan. 8 2019

One person died in an apparent homicide Sunday night near the Boone County line, according to the Callaway County Sheriff's...

Sheriff's department investigating Callaway County homicide

Published Jan. 7 2019

One person died in an apparent homicide Sunday night near the Boone County line, according to the Callaway County Sheriff's...

3 Callaway County officials sworn in

Published Dec. 28 2018

Three county officials raised their right hands Wednesday afternoon at the Callaway County Courthouse.

Grant to give Callaway County EMS a boost

Published Dec. 26 2018

A recent grant should help keep first responders' backs in whack.

County insurer to pay millions in DeBrodie settlement

Published Dec. 21 2018

Callaway County’s insurer is on the hook for $2 million in the DeBrodie civil lawsuit settlement.“The settlement for $2 million...

New Bloomfield policing contract extended

Published Dec. 21 2018

New Bloomfield aldermen voted Tuesday evening to continue the policing agreement between Holts Summit and the city into 2019.

County budget nearing completion

Published Dec. 18 2018

Callaway County commissioners are busy preparing the 2019-20 budget.The budget document should be completed and available for viewing by the...

Home destroyed in New Bloomfield fire

Published Dec. 11 2018

NEW BLOOMFIELD — A New Bloomfield family's home was destroyed in a Monday morning blaze.No human residents were hurt in...