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Lincoln visits Jamestown C-I

Mark Rehagen aka Abraham Lincoln presented the life story to the students at Jamestown Wednesday, Feb. 18.

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Clay Farm Supply hosts Sen. Blunt

The rescheduled visit of U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt to Moniteau County to discuss the impact of executive over-reach and over-regulation was hosted by Clay Farm Supply, Jamestown, Tuesday, Feb. 17.

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Three complete Missouri Option diploma requirements

Three young people received California High School diplomas as part of the Missouri Option program at the regular California R-I School Board meeting Wednesday, Feb. 18.

April 7 General Municipal Election Information

For the 2015 General Municipal Election on April 7, the deadline date for voter registration is March 11. Absentee ballots are available from Feb. 24 through April 6.

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Open House scheduled for new ag building at CHS on Thursday

A safer, larger and more efficient space will allow the California High School FFA and agricultural programs to better meet the needs of its continuously increasing enrollment.

Scouting for Food begins this weekend

Units to put out informational door tags

JCMG sponsors California Health Challenge

For more information contact Dr. Sara Bohn, JCMG Family Health Clinic, 606 East Buchanan Street, California, Mo., please call 573-796-3600.

Moniteau County 911 board hears concerns of fire districts

Tipton Fire Chief Aaron Fassler presented concerns to the Moniteau County 911 Emergency Dispatch Center Board of Directors at the Feb. 19 meeting about paging for medical calls outside its district and would like to restructure the use of the department’s resources. Fortuna Fire Chief Richard Lawson and Chris Clifford of the California Rural Fire Protection District were present. Plans are to attend a future fire chief’s meeting and consider the matter.

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Emergency personnel brush up on natural gas safety

California firefighters and police officers brushed up on natural gas safety procedures.

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High Point R-III hosts Spelling Bee

Students at High Point R-III competed in a school wide spelling bee Thursday, Feb. 19. Third and fourth grade teacher Galen Maples organized the event for the school.

Weather-related cancellations, announcements for Friday and Saturday, Feb. 20-21, 2015

Check this headline link for updates on Mid-Missouri weather-related cancellations, early dismissals and announcements for Friday, Feb. 20, 2015.

Dr. Bohn named Fellow of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

JCMG is pleased to announce that The American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine has recognized local physician, Sara Bohn, DO, JCMG Family Health Clinic, with one of the highest honors they can bestow on a physician as a Fellow of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

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Helping Hands 4-H Clubs make Valentines for senior citizens

The Prairie Home Helping Hands 4-H Club members met Feb. 9.

Volunteers an asset at Moniteau Christian Ministries Center

The Moniteau Christian Ministries Center, Inc. (MCMC) Board of Directors held its regular monthly meeting Feb. 5 at the MCMC, located at 303 Latham Road, in California.

Celebrate National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend Feb. 27-March 1

Girl Scout Cookie delivery has begun! If you didn’t connect with a Girl Scout to place an order, or just want more, don’t worry! From now until March 15, area Girl Scouts will continue to sell Girl Scout Cookies through direct sales, including door-to-door and at cookie booths outside area merchants.