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Jamestown claims district title

ST. ELIZABETH — Jamestown’s goal of winning the district tournament is now complete, but Eagles’ coach Jordan Hoecker isn’t ready to celebrate his team’s successful season just yet.

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A+ gives elementary students extra attention

A mutually-beneficial program, A+ at California High School provides graduates with college costs and gives elementary students extra one-on-one attention.

Phil Lewis recognized by Lt. Governor Peter Kinder

The California Area Chamber of Commerce Board meeting was held Thursday at the California City Hall meeting room. The board heard the minutes from the previous meeting, the treasurer’s and the secretary’s reports and approved all as presented.

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Collision results in injury

A collision Friday, May 15, just after 3 p.m.

Annual Aurora Alumni Banquet to be held Saturday

The Aurora alumni banquet will be held Saturday, May 23

Puppet show kicks off the summer reading program

Parasol Puppets to be performed at the Moniteau County Library

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Lt. Governor Peter Kinder names Lewis as Senior Service Award Winner

Missouri Lt. Governor Peter Kinder recently announced 25 winners of the Lieutenant Governor’s Senior Service Award, including Phil Lewis of California.

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California Pintos District Champions

The Pintos had a strong showing at the District Track Meet in Clinton, earning the District Champions honor. The boys advanced to Sectionals in 14 events, placing in the top-two in nine events.

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Russellville athletes advance to State

Jordan Barnhart had a successful day as well, advancing in three events, including two first-place finishes.

Indians’ season ends in first round

The Russellville Indians’ baseball season came to an end Monday, dropping a 7-1 decision to New Bloomfield in the first-round of the Class 2, District 8 Tournament. The Indians finished the year with a 6-14 record.

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St. Martin’s Archery team growing quickly

This was the first year for St. Martin’s Catholic School to send a qualifying team to the National Archery in Schools Program national tournament. It also was the first year the school hosted its own tournament.

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Krupchenko prepares to return to Russia after experience of a life time

She may technically be a junior but Anja Krupchenko is an elite student.

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Forty-eight graduate from Russellville High School

Russellville High School graduated 48 students Saturday.

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Students and teachers visit Worlds of Fun

Graduation took place the evening of May 13 for both kindergarten and eighth graders at Latham School.

‘Summer’s Coming’ was presented at High Point R-III

High Point R-III students presented “Summer’s Coming” Thursday, May 14, at 6:30 p.m. for friends and family gathered in the gym.

Jamestown slips by Prairie Home to advance to district championship

ST. ELIZABETH — As the No. 1 seed, Jamestown went into the Class 1 District 9 Tournament an undoubted favorite to win it.

Area Memorial Day observances this weekend

Memorial Day is Monday, May 25, with area communities holding activities during the weekend.

Moniteau County 911 board meets

The Moniteau County Emergency Dispatch 911 Board discussed a radio console upgrade which is needed in the future and held a separate discussion about the maintenance contract for the recorder. Administrator Cory Sullivan was instructed to gather information and present it to the board at the next meeting.

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CHS Baccalaureate Service 2015

Members of the California High School Class of 2015, family and friends, gathered at the California Performing Arts Center Wednesday, May 13, for the Baccalaureate Service sponsored by the California Ministerial Alliance.

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California High School Seniors receive scholarships

The California High School Scholarship and Award ceremonies were held Monday, May 11, at the high school.


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