Posted 6:15 PM 7/1/2014 by James Packard, KOMU 8 Reporter
CALLAWAY COUNTY - The group of neighbors against a proposed three-building hog facility in Callaway County, now called "Friends of Responsible Agriculture", named a lawyer Tuesday as they prepare to take action against the development.
Eichelberger Farms notified residents earlier this (More)
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Posted 6:15 PM 6/30/2014 by Sara Pang, KOMU 8 Reporter
FULTON - Fulton ended its city wide recycling challenge Monday, but reached its goal one week early.
From April 1 to June 30, the city wanted to collect 45 tons of recyclable material through curbside collection. Curbside recycling is a service in which recycling trucks pick up (More)
Posted 5:02 PM 6/25/2014 by Brittany Rendak, KOMU 8 Reporter
FULTON - A local plant is in its 30th year of operation and seeks to extend its license to include 20 additional years. It currently has a 40-year license and wants to continue operation.
The director of plant design, Sarah Kovaleski said the plant submitted a license renewal in 2011 to (More)
Posted 3:41 PM 6/25/2014 by Shannon Shaver, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
FULTON - Brian Oldham and Tabatha Cottom of Fulton were arrested and transported to the Callaway County Jail on Wednesday after a narcotics search warrant was executed at their residence at 5631 Hawk Lake.
The Fulton Police Department said it, along with the Callaway County Sheriff's (More)
Posted 12:35 PM 6/24/2014 by Zack Newman, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
CALLAWAY COUNTY - The Callaway County Sheriff's Office and the MUSTANG Drug Task Force arrested 41-year-old Randall Haymart and 31-year-old Joni Wolfe on drug related charges Monday.
The agencies executed a warrant at 5139 Old US Highway 40 in Callaway County when they found drugs (More)
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Posted 5:55 PM 6/9/2014 by Brittany Rendak, KOMU 8 Reporter
FULTON - Fulton Schools and the YMCA of Callaway County are offering free summer meals yet again. This is the third year they are teaming up to do this program. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services sponsors the Summer Food Service Program to provide lunch for anyone 18 years and (More)
Posted 5:31 PM 6/19/2014 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
FULTON - Fulton police officers and Callaway County deputies arrested a couple around 2 p.m. Thursday afternoon in connection to a shots fired call made on June 17. Authorities arrested Terrill Reynolds and Kirsti L. Reynolds for their involvement in the case. The two are not related, but are (More)
Posted 9:58 PM 6/17/2014 by Blair Miller, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
FULTON - Fulton Police say the department responded to a shots fired call just after 7 p.m. Tuesdsay.
Police say they originally responded to a call regarding a fight at the intersection of 9th and Jefferson St.
Upon arrival, police found empty shell casings in the area, but a woman speaking on behalf of the department told KOMU News that no one was injured in the shooting.
This is a developing story and will be updated as KOMU receives more information.
Posted 5:06 PM 6/17/2014 by James Packard, KOMU 8 Reporter
CALLAWAY COUNTY - The group of Callaway County residents against a proposed 10,000 hog facility announced Tuesday they are taking their conflict to an attorney.
The residents met last week for an open forum at the Hatton McCredie Elementary School where they received and discussed (More)
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Posted 3:02 PM 6/15/2014 by Paige Travis, KOMU 8 Reporter
FULTON - A group of Fulton business owners, bankers and educators are moving forward with their initiative to create and sustain jobs in Callaway County.
The Entrepreneurial Initiative Board, formed under the Fulton Area Development Cooperation, requested to use the old Fulton police (More)
Posted 10:28 AM 6/13/2014 by Blair Miller, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
FULTON - Fulton Police arrested an Ashland woman early Friday morning for allegedly burglarizing a home on Sycamore St. in Fulton.
35-year-old Jennifer Anne Murphy was arrested on 1st-degree burglary charges, two felony counts of stealing, child endangerment, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Murphy was taken to the Callaway County Jail and is being held on a $34,500 bond.
Posted 1:48 PM 6/12/2014 by Anders Aarhus, KOMU 8 Reporter
CALLAWAY COUNTY - Ameren Missouri's nuclear power plant in Callaway County will be installing a crucial new piece equipment.
The plant just finished moving a nuclear reactor vessel head into its facility, something it needed to continue running. The steel the reactor is made of is (More)