William Woods Changes Spring Semester Dates

William Woods University in Fulton is announcing changes to the 2021 Spring semester. The start date is a week later than originally planned, now set for Tuesday, January 19th. Spring break is canceled and the last day of classes is now Friday, April 23rd.

Callaway County Reports Sixth COVID-19 Death

The Callaway County Health Department is announcing the county’s sixth death due to COVID-19. The information was posted on their website this (Friday) afternoon. There are 966 total cases in the county with 723 recoveries. No other information on the deceased was made available.

Callaway County Reports Fourth COVID-19 Death

A fourth COVID-19 death in Callaway County was reported yesterday (Wednesday) by the Callaway County Health Department. The county also reported 18 new active cases yesterday bringing that total to 124. Callaway County has had 770 total cases of the coronavirus since the pandemic began with 642 recoveries.  

White House COVID-19 Task Force Updates County Zones

Boone County has been taken out of the red zone on the latest White House COVID-19 Task Force report. The report, dated Sunday, lists Callaway, Camden, Cole, Moniteau, Osage, Randolph and Warren counties in the red zone. Gasconade, Howard, Marion, Montgomery and Saline counties are in the orange zone Yellow zone counties include Audrain, Boone, […]

North Callaway Student Death Investigation Continues

The investigation into the death of 14-year old North Callaway student Billy Heuer continues. At last (Thursday) night’s school board meeting, a few parents and former students inquired about the school district’s bullying policy. Callaway County Sheriff Clay Chism is asking community members to let investigators do their jobs and taking to social media to […]

More Federal Prison Time Handed Down In Carl DeBrodie Case

More prison time is being handed down to a person listed as a caretaker and charged in the death of developmentally disabled Carl DeBrodie of Fulton. A federal judge in Jefferson City this morning sentenced Anthony R. Flores to 15 years and 8 months in prison following his guilty plea to failing to provide medical […]

Hermann Man Killed In Callaway County Accident

A Hermann man is dead after a 2 car accident on I-70 in Callaway County yesterday (Sunday). It happened near the Shyrocks Corn Maze. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol 44 year old Felice W. Price made an unsafe lane change and hit an SUV driven by Rebecca Schales of Hermann. The SUV over-corrected, spun […]

Callaway County Communities United In Asking For Face Coverings To Be Worn

City representatives from six Callaway County communities along with the health department encourage citizens wear face coverings. In a press conference today (Wednesday), representatives from Fulton, Auxvasse, Holts Summit, Mokane, New Bloomfield, and the Village of Kingdom City joined the Callaway County Health Department in encouraging citizens to help prevent the spread of the virus. […]