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Fire officials were called to the Tipton Correctional Center Thursday, Dec. 10, around 4:20 p.m.
California residents join Operation Christmas Child to send Christmas joy to children in need worldwide
Nearly 208,000 children will soon experience the joy of Christmas, thanks to the California and other Missouri communities.
A mid-Missouri girl diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis at the age of 4 isn’t picking out toys or clothes for her holiday wish list. Instead, 10-year-old Graci Diggs is raising awareness and money to help researchers find a cure for the disease.
California Elementary School fifth graders presented the funds gained from the “Circle of Sharing Project” to the California Kiwanis Club on Monday, Dec. 14, at the elementary school. It was accepted by Kiwanis members President Peter Kurowski and past president Bobby Roll.
The California schools bands presented their annual Christmas concert at the California Performing Arts Center Monday, Dec. 7.
The High Point seventh and eighth grade classes raised $770 Saturday, Dec. 5, at the first High Point Christmas Shopping Extravaganza.
Jordan A. Wood, Columbia office field representative for U.S. Senator Roy Blunt, visited the Moniteau County Courthouse in California, Friday, Dec. 11, for a Mobile Office. Mobile Offices are opportunities for Missourians to discuss their questions or concerns with the federal government one-on-one with members of Sen. Blunt’s staff.
Administrator Lee Kempf updated the Mid-Mo Ambulance Board at the regular monthly meeting, Wednesday, Dec. 9, on the status of the California Base construction plan.
About 50 employees and elected officials of the City of California gathered Friday, Dec. 11, at the City Hall Meeting Room for the annual Christmas Dinner, consisting of KC Strip steaks grilled by Robert Pace, taco salad, green beans and broasted potatoes by Allen Smith, plus cobbler and ice cream.
The Hickory Hills Water and Sewer System, which serves the Hickory Hills and Temple Terrace subdivisions just west of California, is now a part of Missouri American Water.
A man from California, Missouri, has been charged in connection with a weekend shooting in Callaway County involving a sheriff's deputy from that county.
In 2010, Burlingame and the Nichols boys brought home their first two pairs from Fulton.
The annual California Christmas Parade Saturday evening, Dec. 5, with the theme of “Frozen,” based on the film of the same name.
There was one item of new business and several items of old business on the agenda for the Monday, Dec. 7, meeting of the City of California Board of Aldermen.
The Proctor Park east shelter house project was the topic of discussion on Wednesday, Dec. 2, at a special meeting of the City of California Board of aldermen. The shelter house is near the tennis courts in the southeast corner of the park.