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Healea charged with four counts of felony second degree assault.
The Mid-Mo Ambulance District Board of Directors was informed at the Wednesday, Nov. 12, meeting that three ambulances and crews are to assist with the move of St. Mary’s Health Center patients from the old to the new medical facility in Jefferson City Sunday, Nov. 16.
The combined California High School and Middle School students held a special assembly at the high school gym on Veterans Day Assembly Tuesday, Nov. 11.
Ralph Sanders, a veteran of the Korean War, sometimes called the Korean Conflict, took the 31st Central Missouri Honor Flight, which left Columbia about 2 a.m. Monday, Nov. 10.
The Moniteau County 911 Emergency Dispatch Center Board of Directors appointed members and elected officers at the regular meeting on Nov. 13, held at the 911 center.
The Moniteau County Regional Economic Development Council (MRED) board of directors met Wednesday, Nov. 12, at the Burgher Haus restaurant in California.
Once again California High School students have lived up to the motto “Pinto Strong” by chalking up a big win of $25,000 in the Celebrate My Drive campaign.
The MFA Oil Foundation awarded a $1,900 grant to the Moniteau Christian Ministries Center, Inc. (MCMC) to be applied towards the cost of purchasing a dolly/cart, eyewash station, fire extinguishers and a scale. The check was presented Thursday, Nov. 13, at the MFA Oil and Propane office at 1105 W. Buchanan St., California.
The Tipton R-VI School Board held its regular monthly meeting Monday, Nov. 10. Superintendent Scott Jarvis informed the board that the December meeting would be Wednesday, Dec. 17.
Irma Plaster was awarded the Spirit of the Manitou for faithful and dedicated service to the Moniteau County Historical Society at its annual dinner Nov. 10 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church.
The Veterans Day Breakfast at High Point School this year had an additional feature. A special display in honor of veterans from America’s war involvement since World War I.
Robust, standing ovations showed the appreciation of more than 150 soldiers, civilians and veterans to four other veterans who were recognized by the Silver Star Banner Monday.
Three Gold Star mothers met with Sandy Deraps Thursday at the memorial for her son, Leon. “We all have something in common,” Deraps said.
Not every bride wears three wedding dresses.
The California Nutrition Center exercise group believes in promoting a healthy and active lifestyle for senior citizens. Group coordinator Norma Milligan even joked of another main advantage.