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Yoga tips to help you keep calm and stress-free

Life can be stressful. Whether it’s our jobs, family, relationships, holiday craziness, mishaps or finances—stress can be there. But we CAN manage it. Whether it’s simple measures you take daily to reduce your stress levels in a matter of minutes

Christmas Open House

Inspired Designs was a buzz Saturday, Dec. 6, during Christmas California Style.

Winding Road Gifts hosts Open House

Jo Winkler and daughter Julie Bolinger hosted a Christmas open house in conjunction with Christmas California Style Saturday, Dec. 6, in California.

Dec. 7, 1941, a date that will live in infamy

Dec. 7, 1941, was known as “A Date Which Will Live in Infamy” as a result of a speech given by President Franklin D. Roosevelt before Congress on Dec. 8.

Holiday Gospel concert proclaims Christian story

Tenor Ernie Haase has been singing Southern Gospel for a long time — over half his life. And he’ll celebrate his 50th birthday Friday, by singing in Jefferson City.

Arrest made in cattle theft

Following the alleged theft of cattle from a sale barn in Miller County on Friday, Nov. 21, law enforcement agencies were alerted to be on the lookout for a suspected vehicle.

Man pleads guilty to Mandy Black murder

Joseph Arbeiter, 66, Sedalia, entered a guilty plea to Class A Felony murder of Mandy Black, 35, in the first degree

Make preparations for winter weather

Winter weather can be devastating. Extreme weather of any kind can be a problem, but winter weather can knock out heat, power and communication services to your home or office, sometimes for days at a time.

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Open house at Central Missouri Community Action

The Central Missouri Community Action (CMCA) held an open house Monday...

United Methodist Church Christmas Cookie Sale

The ladies of the United Methodist Church, California, had a very successful cookie sale Saturday, Dec. 6, at the church fellowship hall.

California welcomes holiday season

The annual California Christmas Parade Saturday evening, Dec. 6, with the theme of “Toyland.”

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Strong turnout at CPI 25th anniversary Christmas meeting

The 25th Annual Christmas Dinner of California Progress, Inc. (CPI) drew a good turnout Tuesday, Dec. 2, at the California Event Center on the Courthouse Square.

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Pintos’ success on the field leads to All-District football honors

Being selected to the All-District football team is considered one of the top individual honors.

Lady Pintos drop close game to Tolton Catholic at Mexico tournament

The California girls basketball team showed signs of improvement in Monday night’s game at the Mexico tournament, but it wasn’t quite enough to pull out the victory.

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Four students earn Co-Mo Youth Tour trips

After a night filled with patriotism and competition, four high school juniors punched their tickets to Washington, D.C., as part of the Co-Mo Youth Tour delegation.

Pack the Bus for Buddy Packs

During the Christmas holidays children in the California area will need food. School will not be in session and children will not be receiving the regular breakfast and lunches provided.

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Something Sassy Beauty Salon LLC collects 258 pounds of food

Stephanie Stokes, owner of Something Sassy Beauty Salon LLC, encouraged her customers to donate non-perishable food items for the Moniteau Christian Ministries Center food bank.

Arraignment waived, Healea pleads not guilty

Formal arraignment was waived and a plea of not guilty entered in Boone County Court on Nov. 25, for Moniteau County Prosecutor Shayne Healea. Trial will be set at a later date. Arraignment was originally set for Dec. 2.

California City Council discusses street lighting, approves parade route

The City of California Board of Aldermen at its Monday meeting, Dec. 1, discussed street lighting along Quail Hollow Drive, Cedar Street and Country Club Estates. An explanation of the lighting by Electric Supervisor Rick Graham led to a discussion of how the street lights fit into the current and next year’s budgets.

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