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California boys basketball team wins twice last week, suffers first loss

The California boys basketball team beat conference foes Osage and Versailles last week, loses to Conway at shootout.

Girls Basketball at the Russellville Tournament

Haley Windsor and Justice Miller each reach double digits...

Russellville 51, Calvary 37 in boys basketball

Bond tosses in 17 points Tuesday to lead the Russellville Indians in a 51-37 win.

Amick completes ‘Soldierly Devotion’

Readers will see the World War I era through the eyes of a newlywed couple separated by military service in Jeremy Amick’s latest book, “Soldierly Devotion.”

California Democrat Newspaper rates to rise for delivery

The California Democrat will increase its subscription rates 50 cents a month effective Feb. 1.

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California gym 'X-Fit Womens' opens Jan. 1

New California gym caters exclusively to women's health and fitness

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Lady Panthers hold off Russellville in girls basketball

Prairie Home overcomes early deficit to beat Russellville in a girls basketball game on Friday, Jan. 23.

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Russellville boys basketball beats Prairie Home

The Russellville boys basketball team had a strong first quarter en rout to a double-digit win over Prairie Home on Friday, Jan. 23.

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California Area Chamber of Commerce presents awards at annual dinner

The California Area Chamber of Commerce presented awards at the annual dinner meeting Saturday, Jan. 24, held Centennial Hall at the Moniteau County Fairgrounds.

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Certificates of Appreciation presented to California school board members

California R-I School Board members were presented with Certificates of Appreciation for Missouri School Board Recognition Week.

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California Cub Scouts fundraiser successful at the Nutrition Center

With 395 tickets sold for the 17th Annual Cub Scout Chili Supper, many of the community came out to support Cub Scout Pack 120 on Saturday, Jan. 24 in its fundraiser.

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Taylor reported doing well following accident in California

Gary Taylor, 55, is recovering from an accident which resulted in his being transported to University of Missouri Health Center via Staff for Life.

Democrat Club plans Truman Day dinner

The Moniteau County Democrat Club met at the Nic Nac Café Thursday night for its monthly meeting with many in attendance.

MCMC plans meeting for community garden

The Moniteau Christian Ministries Center, Inc. (MCMC) will host a meeting to discuss a community garden Feb. 5, from 6 to 7 p.m.

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CMS students participate in West Central All-District Honors Band

There were 14 members of the California Middle School Band who participated in the 2015 West Central Missouri Music Educators Association All-District Honor Band.

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CHS Academic Team excels

The California High School Academic Team for the 2014-15 school year is represented by four team members. Juniors, Mason Albertson, Morgan Carpenter and Jarod McKee and freshman Jack Johnston.

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Jamestown celebrates homecoming

Homecoming 2015 was full of exciting, fast paced ballgames, a couple of fun Sapphire dances and an elegant coronation. Bleachers were filled with enthusiastic, exuberate Jamestown fans supporting their teams in the “nail biters” against Prairie Home. After two overtimes, unfortunately the girls lost 59-65 but the boys beat their rival 48-47.

Farmers need to watch markets carefully in 2015

Prices for all commodities are lower than they have been the last few years, and that will put some economic stress on many farmers.

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School Board Appreciation Week observed in Prairie Home

The Prairie Home School Board was recognized during School Board Appreciation Week.

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Lewis and Clark exhibit displayed in High Point gym

The third and fourth graders at High Point R-III became as statues in a museum on Friday, Jan. 23.


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