California Masonic Lodge 183 AF and AM held a ham and bean dinner fundraiser Saturday, Oct. 18. Tickets were also sold for a drawing for a rifle. It was held in the basement of the Masonic Hall, with the food prepared in the lodge kitchen. Funds raised go to the building rehabilitation fund.
The Moniteau County Crime Watch Association discussed dealing with arising problems without panic. The discussion was held at the organization’s quarterly meeting Monday, Oct. 13, at the Tipton Fire Department building.
Supporters of California High School have only a few more days to help the school win by pledging to “drive safe.”
The Tipton R-VI School Board approved unanimously the final curriculum for the high school and junior high school at the regular monthly meeting, Monday, Oct. 13.
California Progress, Inc. (CPI) is 25 years old. At the noon, Thursday, Oct. 16, meeting at the library, the CPI Board of Directors approved invitations to past board members to commemorate the silver anniversary at the annual dinner meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 2. The board approved the dinner to be held at the Community Event Center / High Street Grill on the west side of the Moniteau County Courthouse block.
California Volunteer Firefighters brought the newest city firetruck to the elementary school for Fire Prevention Week on Thursday, Oct. 16. In addition, a Mid-Mo ambulance crewed by Debbie Rugen and Brandon Hicks visited the school and invited the preschool class, taught by Jodeen Maness, to check out the emergency vehicle.
The purchase of a new sound system for Riley Field was approved by the California R-I School Board at its regular meeting Wednesday, Oct. 15. There were three bids, two of which included Community speakers, which Superintendent Dwight Sanders said is considered the standard for outdoor speakers.
Reporting high school football scores from around Missouri for Friday, Oct. 17, 2014.
With win at Warsaw
The California Pintos have shown all year long they have the ability to start fast. Now they’ve added another valuable characteristic: They can finish strong, too.
A report of someone having Ebola in Cole County turned out to be false and authorities and health officials believe they handled the situation well.
Here's a preview of SEC football games scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014.
Driving too fast on gravel roads or turning one’s head during a conversation are dangerous choices behind the wheel.
Even at age 3, Elizabeth Wyss was ready to talk with customers at her family’s business — Russellville Locker and Feed Store.
Bunco was held at Latham School Monday, Oct. 6 with seven ladies attending.
When Kaylee VanLoo rocketed a double to the gap in right-centerfield on the first pitch of Wednesday night’s District 9 tournament softball game vs. Versailles, there was a ripple of hope for the winless California Pintos.
It took them three different sites across four days to get it done, but the third-seeded Jamestown Lady Eagles were able to capture the title in the Class 1 District 9 Tournament.
The California High School cross country team competed at the Helias Invitational Saturday at Binder Park, Jefferson City, where the varsity boys were led by Adam Burkett, while the varsity girls were led by Katie Imhoff.
Alan Sibley and the Magnolia Ramblers, a bluegrass gospel group from Mississippi, played at Prairie Home United Methodist Church on Sunday morning.
California Elementary School hosted Donuts with Dads, which is a special breakfast for a student and male role model, Friday, Oct. 10.
Families went to McDonalds in California Tuesday night with children all a buzz with excitement.