Mr. G’s celebrates 35th anniverary

Norris and Lesley Gerhart hosted a 35th anniversary celebration at their business, Mr. G’s Liquor Store, Saturday, Sept. 27. The event from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. drew many people to enjoy Billy’s Chili Dogs, taste their choice of wine or beer, receive a cool cup, t-shirt, hat and register for a Mr. G’s Cooler.

October 1, 2014


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Hunter Education, Deer Seasons

A Hunter Education Skills Session will be held Oct. 18, at Clarksburg C-2 School, from 8 a.m.- 12 p.m. In order to attend the Skills Session, students must sign up online and have completed the Knowledge (or classroom) requirement. The classroom requirement can be completed in one of two ways: online study completion or completing the review section in the study-guide.

Deeken SEC freshman of the Week

Mizzou freshman outside hitter Sydney Deeken, California, was named SEC Freshman of the Week, as announced on Monday, Sept. 29, by the league office. This is the first conference weekly honor for Deeken and the first SEC weekly honor for the Tigers this season. She is the first Tiger to take home SEC Freshman of the Week honors since current teammate Carly Kan earned the distinction on Oct. 14 of last season.

California Lady Pintos capture Class 1 District 5 Golf honors

The California Lady Pintos had five players finish in the top nine individuals Monday on their way to capturing team honors in the Class 1 District 5 Golf Tournament.

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CHS Homecoming to be held Friday

Friday Night is Homecoming in California

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Pintos dominate Eagles of Southern Boone

Jaden Barr and Drew Norton were on Friday night as the California Pintos put a damper on Homecoming for the Southern Boone Eagles.

JV Pintos defeat Southern Boone Eagles 34-6

The California High School JV football team hosted Southern Boone Monday night at Riley Field, where the Pintos, after being tied 6-6 at the half, defeated the Eagles 34-6.

Ozark Ham & Turkey Festival 24th Annual Car Show

The winners of the 24th Ham and Turkey Festival Car Show are listed below. In addition to the class judging five special trophies were awarded for Best Interior, Best Paint, Mayor’s Choice, Best of Show Car and best of Show Truck. The event was sponsored by New Creation Automotive, Jason and Heather Borghardt.

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Shooters Club dinner on National Hunting and Fishing Day

Thick pork loin chops, baked potato, cole slaw and desserts were served to about 190 California Shooters Club members and guests on Saturday, Sept. 27, at the club’s building on the grounds on Shooters Club Road. The meat was grilled outside with plenty of experienced cooks seeing to the proper tenderness and juiciness of the pork loin chops.

Driver dies when motorcycle hits tree

An area woman was fatally injured as the result of an incident in which a motorcycle ran off the road and struck a tree on Route 125, seven and a half miles north of Rueter, in Taney County.

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Jamestown Lutherans celebrate 25th anniversary of reopening

A special celebratory church service was held Sunday morning at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Jamestown. The congregation joined with sister churches Immanuel Lutheran, Pleasant Grove, and Trinity Lutheran, Clarks Fork, in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the reopening of the Jamestown church.

California R-I School Board meeting held Sept. 17

The California R-I School Board members were informed, at the regular board meeting on Sept. 17, of details concerning the Homecoming which is Friday, Oct. 3. This year, because of the time needed to get from the lineup at the swimming pool to the new football field. The students will be dismissed from school at 1 p.m., with the parade starting at 1:30 p.m. at the swimming pool. The parade route will be the same as last year, with Grand Marshals Dean and Billie Bolin, Class of 1964. The Pep Rally at the high school will begin about 2:30 p.m. The Homecoming Coronation will be at 6:30 p.m.

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California High School Choral Fall Concert

The California High School Choral Department presented a Fall Concert at the auditorium Sunday, Sept. 28. The event included performances by the different vocal groups, as well as the combined choirs.

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Missouri high school football for Sept. 26, 2014

Reporting high school football scores from around Missouri for Friday, Sept. 12, 2014.

No. 2 Pintos put 5-0 record on line against Eagles

The California Pintos are 5-0. The Southern Boone Eagles are 0-5.

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Goal Lines, your Mid-Missouri football guide

2014 Week 6 Previews

This week's issue of Goal Lines features football previews for Jefferson City, Helias, Blair Oaks, California, Fulton, South Callaway, North Callaway, Camdenton, Eldon, School of the Osage and Versailles.

This Week in the SEC for Sept. 27, 2014

Here's a preview of SEC football games scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014.

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California falls to Prairie Home

The California High School softball teams hosted Prairie Home Thursday at the California Sports Complex, where the varsity suffered a 22-2 loss to the Lady Panthers in four innings.

Lady Pintos capture wins at Eugene

The California High School volleyball teams traveled to Eugene Thursday night, where the varsity and both JV teams defeated the Lady Eagles.

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September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month

September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month, and a time to recognize what is being done for pediatric cancer research and advocacy.