David Wilson

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California school prom held April 23

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

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State SWCD Cooperator of Year receives plaque

The 2015 Moniteau County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) Cooperator of the Year is Charlie and Kathy Cole, California.

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School board reorganizes after new member sworn in

The California R-I School Board met a week early to see to the swearing in of new school board member Derek VanLoo for his first term and incumbent Rhonda Meyer for her second three-year term. The meeting was in the high school library media room April 13.

MRED Board approves marketing firm

Chairman Mike Kelley of the Moniteau County Regional Economic Development Council (MRED) Board of Directors informed the board that the USDA required bidding for the contract for leading the marketing plan under the grant received.

Mid-Mo Ambulance Board swears in members

Newly re-elected members of the Mid-Mo Ambulance Board of Directors were sworn in March 13, at the regular monthly meeting. Sworn in for additional three-year terms were Kirby Baumert, District 3, and Brenda Lapp, District 6, who were unopposed for the April election.

Phone scam hits California area

The California Police Department took a report of a phone scam on April 8. Residents are urged to use common sense when dealing with anyone by phone.

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Kiwanis pancake breakfast held April 9

The annual Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast was April 9 at the California Nutrition Center.

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Moniteau County library 2-cent levy hike passes

A 2-cent levy increase for the Moniteau County Library District Subdistrict 1 passed 446-103, a margin of 81.24 percent.

City Council discusses water tower demolition, Latham Road parking

The City of California Board of Aldermen addressed a number of issues during its regular meeting April 4. Several discussions became intense before they were either resolved or tabled for future discussion.

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Women in Agriculture Conference hosts ‘farm to table’ workshops

“Farm to Table” was the theme of the 12th annual Mid-Mo Women in Agriculture Conference, which drew about 230 people to the California High School facility March 24.

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