California Democrat Local News
2014 Week 5 Previews
This week's issue of Goal Lines features football previews for Jefferson City, Helias, Blair Oaks, California, Fulton, South Callaway, North Callaway, Camdenton, Eldon, School of the Osage and Versailles.
California Parks and Recreation 2014 Youth Soccer Teams and Schedules
Positive changes are taking place in the Historic District of California as new businesses open and buildings are being renovated.
Brad Baer, Ozark Ham and Turkey Festival chairman, stated the committee met Tuesday, Sept. 2. Festival t-shirts are available for $15 each.
A Cole County family suffered great loss, Thursday, in two separate incidents.
Raising money for children of the community
Bubba is five years old and belongs to Mary Kay McCoy
Friday, Sept. 12, the High Point R-III School opened its doors to the grandparents of its students. A very large number was in attendance.
Jacob Forbis, 28, California, is in custody and felony charges are pending as a result of an incident involving the use of a knife alleged to have occurred about 12:53 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 13.
At the regular monthly meeting of the Mid-Mo Ambulance District board of directors Wednesday, Sept. 10, a proposed budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year was approved. Administrator Lee Kempf presented the budget with total projected funds of $2,928,140.90 with projected expenses of $2,849.500. Reserve funds projected amount to $78,640.90.
California’s Ozark Ham and Turkey Festival is Saturday, Sept. 20. The festival, which is in its 24th year, is along the lines of a street fair. Events and activities will be held at the Village Green Shopping Center, the downtown area of the city and the Moniteau County Fairgrounds.
At its meeting on Sept. 11, the Moniteau County 911 Emergency Dispatch Center Board of Directors board approved the minutes of the Aug. 15 regular meeting.
The California CROP Walk for 2014 was Sunday, Sept. 7, beginning at 4 p.m. The walkers met at the Lions Club Shelter House at Proctor Park.
As a part of the city-wide cleanup area in California, a group of volunteers gathered at the old Latham Hospital Friday and Saturday, Sept. 12 and 13, to clean up the grounds in preparation for the Ozark Ham and Turkey Festival. The cleanup improves the look of the old hospital grounds which are not only along the parade route and the south stage, but also in the California Historic District.
It was special a meeting of the California Women’s Club at the Moniteau County Library at Wood Place. The members of the organization met at the library to check out the early literacy center on the second floor and to present Honor and Valor Quilts. Many guests were present.