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Growing cost of commencement

Published May. 27 2016
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Records show Lincoln University has avoided paying fees to commencement speakers over most of the last decade.

Gravois FPD share fire safety presentation with Stover preschoolers

Published May. 25 2016
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On May 13, 29 children from the Stover R-I preschool, along with their teachers and some parents, visited the Gravois...

California High School Class of 2016 graduates Sunday, May 15

Published May. 18 2016
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California's 130th High School class graduated on Sunday, May 15, with 88 members receive the diplomas marking them as the...

California vocal students perform at Carnegie Hall

Published May. 18 2016
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For a special trip arranged for the California High School Choral Department, 16 adults accompanied 39 students to New York...

Eight seniors graduate from Prairie Home on May 15

Published May. 18 2016
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Emphasis on choices is not an uncommon topic this time of year where there are graduations going on at seemingly...

Engelbrecht retires from Calvary Lutheran High School

Published May. 15 2016
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When John Engelbrecht started at Calvary Lutheran High School in 2007, the school occupied office space at Lincoln University and...

Lincoln University grads encouraged to create own greatness

Published May. 15 2016
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"Be ready" and "there's a dream out there with your name on it" were the commencement charges delivered by Broadway...

Safety Patrol picnic rewards students for hard work

Published May. 14 2016
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Nearly 450 fifth-grade students from 13 area schools were bused Friday to Jefferson City's Memorial Park, where they were treated...

Student Conservation Safety Day in Moniteau County

Published May. 11 2016
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There were 160 Moniteau County elementary students, with their teachers, who attended the Soil and Water Conservation District and Progressive...

California High School FFA Awards presented

Published May. 11 2016
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The annual California FFA Banquet was held Wednesday, May 4, in the California High School Commons, with students and adults...

Tentative agenda for Jamestown C-1 School Board of Education meeting

Published May. 11 2016
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The Board of Education of Jamestown C-1 School, 222 School St., will conduct its regular meeting session at 7 p.m....

Russellville senior scores dual scholarships

Published May. 9 2016
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Two things have been central to Russellville High School senior Mikala Jungmeyer's life — golf and service.

Jennifer Dampf named teacher of year in California

Published May. 6 2016
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"Ms. Dampf is a really nice teacher; she's good at helping us learn in math and reading," second-grader Jayte Higgins...

University of Missouri System leader's job description OK'd

Published May. 5 2016
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A new job description for the next University of Missouri System president says that whoever enters the position will be...

California High School student hoping for support to go with her hard work

Published Apr. 29 2016
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After a spur-of-the-moment fall road trip to Harvard University for a campus visit, Dania Isidro realized her dream of medical...

California school prom held April 23

Published Apr. 27 2016
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The California Junior-Senior Prom was held Saturday, April 23, at the Capitol Ritz, Jefferson City.

8 area schools meet for junior high dance

Published Apr. 24 2016
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The line of cars with parents dropping off their junior high students at the High Point Dance wrapped around the...

Library targets membership-free access for rural county residents

Published Apr. 24 2016
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Moniteau County rural residents in the western library subdistrict may soon have the opportunity to access the Moniteau County Library...

Library more user-friendly

Published Apr. 24 2016
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Charlie Barker, 4, loves playing computer games at the Moniteau County Library @ Wood Place. One of his favorites is...

School board reorganizes after new member sworn in

Published Apr. 20 2016
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The California R-I School Board met a week early to see to the swearing in of new school board member...

California R-1 honors employees at award reception

Published Apr. 20 2016
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Moniteau County R-1 recently held its Employee Appreciation Luncheon at the California High School Commons. A luncheon was served to...

CHS Academic Awards Assembly April 20

Published Mar. 27 2016
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An academic awards assembly for California High School grades 9-12 will begin at 8:30 a.m. April 20 in the performing...

Small acts of kindness yield sweet results in California classroom

Published Mar. 23 2016
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According to California Elementary fourth-grade teacher Kelli Williams, a small act of kindness triggered a "pay-it forward" effect in Williams'...