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Russellville homecoming slated for Friday

The 2015 Homecoming Court at Russellville High School has been named. The queen will be crowned between the junior varsity and varsity boys games against Tuscumbia beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6.

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Troop 120 participates in Great Rivers Council Klondike Derby

Troop 120 traveled to the Hohn Scout Camp located at the Lake of the Ozarks to attend the annual Great Rivers Council Klondike Derby.

Massengill receives Missouri Veterinary Medical Association 2015 Volunteerism Award

Over 600 veterinarians, veterinary technicians, practice staff and veterinary students attended the Missouri Veterinary Medical Association’s 123rd Annual Convention on Jan. 22-25 at Saint Charles Convention Center, Saint Charles. The convention offered 60 continuing education lectures to participants.

MCMC board to meet Thursday

The Moniteau Christian Ministries Center, Inc. (MCMC) Board of Directors will hold their regular monthly meeting following a meeting for the Community Garden on Feb. 5 at the MCMC, located at 303 Latham Road, in California.

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Local veteran shares story of 28-year career in U.S. Coast Guard

These days, it is more the exception than the rule that a person can spend nearly three decades working in the same career field; but even more uncommon is for such an individual to maintain an unwavering devotion for the work they perform.

Girls Basketball California 60, Spokane 46

Lady Pintos win over the Lady Owls 60-46

Weather-related cancellations, announcements for Monday, Feb. 2, 2015

Here are weather-related cancellations and announcements around Mid-Missouri for Monday, Feb. 2, 2015.

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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.

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