125 many years ago 1896 Fulton Gazette
The Callaway County Colored Good opened Wednesday with a very modest attendance, but things are brightening beautifully as the fair progresses and some fine inventory and rapid horses are much better than has at any time attended this honest. Floral Corridor is stocked with lots of stunning points amid them getting, high-quality needle operate, jellies, preserves, cakes, apple butter and some great specimens of greens.
J.V. Williamson and J.L. Dehaven down in the vicinity of the Auxvasse bridge, had a horrible time the other working day transferring a good deal of bees from one gum to an additional. The Bees received mad and began to sting the two young men. The bees created it so incredibly hot for them that they drop a considerable part of their putting on apparel, ran out of the neighborhood and back again once more a time or two and finally took a plunge into the Auxvasse, which motion had the outcome to trigger the enterprise close of the bees to quit procedure.
100 years in the past 1921 Missouri Telegraph
J. Wes Knight, road overseer of the Dixie Powell district, southwest of Fulton, was specified rather a surprise when he found 7 gallons of honey in a huge oak tree which he slice down. He had no plan there was any bees about the tree or at any time had been. The outstanding section is that the tree stood just across the highway from the residence of W. J Baldwin, a veteran bee hunter, and close to W. Curtis Cave, who also acknowledges the indications of bees and detects the site of honey.
For the duration of the storm, lightning struck the barn o Dr. Jesse Wilkes, on the George Nicolson place, close to Calwood, and it was burned down. The barn of Dave Acison, southwest of town, was struck and weakened some and a horse in the barn was killed. Lightning also destroyed the household of Henry Schoenning, on the Earl Highway, knocking down a chimney and tearing up the roof some.
75 years back 1946 Missouri Telegraph
Brent Williams, with his wife, and son and the son’s loved ones, will shift to Fulton about the center of September to make their dwelling. Mr. Williams has purchased the Overlook Mary Beckham Brown assets at 704 Sector St. Mr. Williams with his grandfather, John B Williams, and his father, Wallace Williams, were being prominently identified with the newspaper business in the early historical past of Callaway County. The grandfather was publisher of the Fulton Telegraph in the 1840’s. The father succeeded the grandfather and later Brent was associated with his father in publishing The Telegraph. The Fulton Solar was founded by Brent’s uncle, John R. Brandon, and Wallace Williams was a section proprietor of The Sunlight. Brent was one particular of the 1st two provider boys to supply The Sunlight in the household region of Fulton. Just after leaving Fulton, approximately 40 several years ago, he held managerial positions on a variety of metropolitan newspapers, such as connection in New York Town, Los Angeles and San Francisco. For the very last 25 several years he was advertising and marketing counselor for the St. Louis Submit- Dispatch, and retired from active perform with that newspaper about a year in the past.
Joe Shiverdecker permit the Bob Burke’s of Jefferson Metropolis down with only two hits as the Local community Oil group of Fulton gained its opening activity in the district softball match in the Funds Town, 4 to 1. Al Sweede and Buddy Harrison got issues likely early with singles in the initial and scored when Otis Harrison obtained on foundation with an mistake. Woody Lewis strike a double in the victory. If the Oilers can gain two of their remaining the 3 game titles, they will qualify for point out event to be held in Springfield.
50 many years in the past 1971 Kingdom Everyday Information
Bob Briggs not only collects groceries, he collects arrowheads to get absent from the groceries. “It can be soothing -will get your intellect off enterprise- It can be very good physical work out and it’s fascinating,” Briggs states. He has a assortment of more than 1,000 stone artifacts, 95% of which he gathered himself correct in this article in Callaway County. “I am strictly an amateur, no authority on the subject matter, but I have just one piece I believe is in the 10,000 to 20,000 yr-previous group,” he suggests. “Everyman’s received to have a passion. You are not able to imagine about function all the time, just about every working day.”
25 years back 1996 Fulton Sun Gazette
Phillip Brewer scattered four hits about 6 innings and Nick Stafford drove in a pair of runs as the South Callaway Bulldogs managed Hallsville 9-3 Thursday. It was the year opener for both of those colleges. Brewer allowed two runs, struck out 8 and walked five. Benny Conaway worked the last inning in reduction, offering up a run and a hit though putting out two and walking just one. Stafford gathered his two RBI with a solitary and sacrifice fly as South Callaway completed with six hits. Ryan Warner also had an RBI double, singled and scored a run. The Bulldogs host Eugene at 5p.m. Tuesday.
The Fulton Fames Beneath-12 ASA Junior Olympic softball team completed their summer season season by defeating the Springfield Angels in the Show-Me Games in Columbia. The workforce compiled a 10-19 record following heading 1-13 the yr before. Crew users are Mallory Usually means, Kim Smaller, Ashley Britton, Megan Signifies, Emily Johnson, Ashley Engle, Sara Trokey, Lauren Anderson, Joshena Lee, Afton True, Jennifer Ham, Emily Hogan, and Jenna Smith. Coaches are Jim Smaller, Bob Hogan and Dan Trokeypt.