Philip Burger is an on-the-go father. Whether it’s competitive motor biking, pistol shooting, skiing, leading in Cub Scouts or Boy Scouts, or taking his family on two-week trips in the recreation vehicle, Burger likes to be outdoors and active.
CALIFORNIA — Part of the Mid-Missouri Mission Team, high school and college-age missionaries will come to the California area to help the elderly and disabled in house keeping, yard work and just about anything else they couldn’t do for themselves.
CALIFORNIA – Battling the weather, the 15th annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Moniteau County was still considered a success Friday night at the Moniteau County Fairgrounds.
Upon exchanging an email with California track coach Jonathan Lindquist, besides the actual message he sent, the first thing you notice is his, “Proud Father, Proud Coach,” signature.
Each patriotic holiday, more than 100 California business or church locations are donned with an American flag for the day.
Central Methodist University has announced the athletic honors and awards for the 2014-2015 academic year. Local student-athletes honored
A Hunter Education Skills session will be held on June 27, at the California Shooters Club
Moniteau County fell one bus short of having a perfect school bus safety inspection report this spring for all six public school districts based in the county.
Night three of Sunday Night Thunder is in the books with four classes of cars and drivers competing at Double-X Speedway in California.
Independence Day of 2015 will be celebrated in California Saturday, July 4, with a parade in the morning and fireworks starting at dusk.
The nice weather and good food made the annual fundraiser barbecue of the California Fire Department a pleasant experience Saturday, June 6. The volunteer firefighters were on hand to participate, cooking and serving food at the event.
A special meeting of the City of California Board of Aldermen was held Monday, June 8. Although several topics were discussed, most of the discussion consisted of a review of the business license ordinance, with the “Welcome to California” sign discussion taking up most of the remainder of the lengthy meeting.
The beautiful sunny day on Sunday, June 7, was just about perfect for the annual Annunciation Catholic Church Picnic. The great weather, as well as fun, games and, of course, food, brought young, old, residents, non-residents, church members and non-members together for the big fundraiser held on church property and a portion of Mill Street near the church in California.
The good weather undoubtedly contributed to a good turnout at the annual fly-in event at Phillips Field a couple of miles northeast of California, although the recent frequency of rain and thunderstorms caused doubt that the event could take place as scheduled.
Jehovah’s Witnesses will hold two three-day conventions in July. Both will be at the St. Charles Family Arena.
CALIFORNIA — By now, residents of California should see purple all over the town in forms of window decorations at local businesses to support Relay for Life. The 5K Superheros run/walk last Saturday kicked off the 15th annual Relay for Life of Moniteau County, a week-long event that includes the window decorating contest and ending with an all-night family event at the Moniteau County Fair Grounds.
CALIFORNIA — After posting a 21-4 record in the 2014-15 campaign, California must now fill the most important spot on its bench.
Help create a keepsake tabloid for the 100th anniversary of the Prairie Home Fair
Area construction issues made up most of the business items on the agenda for the June 1 meeting of the City of California Board of Aldermen.
Details of the “Mini Museum Crawl” were provided to the Board of Directors of California Progress, Inc. (CPI) at the regular monthly meeting Thursday, May 21, at the library.