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Food preservation workshops to be offered

Interested in preserving food at home? Then attend these hands-on learning opportunities to learn how to safely pickle food products at home or how to freeze foods, dry foods, and make delicious jams … more

Gifts of art enhance CMU Ashby-Hodge Gallery

Alumni add to Ashby-Hodge collection. The Ashby-Hodge Gallery of American Art currently has more than 1,000 pieces in its permanent collection. Occasionally, the gallery board will purchase a piece … more

Daly Elementary not a focus school

Meeting in regular session Wednesday the Fayette R-III Board of Education Daly Elementary Principal Cheri Huster shared with the Board that Daly Elementary is no longer identified as a focus school! … more

Newspaper Will Distribute County Wide October 3

The Fayette Advertiser will continue with the tradition of distributing the paper to all residents of Howard County. The next county-wide issue will be Wednesday, October 3. Nearly 5,000 … more

Frink earns NRECA Gold credential

At a recent NRECA Regional meeting, George Frink was recognized for completing the National Rural Richard Fowler left, Howard Electric CEO and George Frink right, … more

District Retirees Will Be Honored April 25

Seven retiring Fayette R-III educators will be honored at a reception Sunday, April 25, in the FHS Commons from 2 to 4 p.m. Sponsored by the CTA, all former students, friends and families are … more

Suspect Surrenders

A 30-year-old woman has surrendered on warrants alleging failure to appear in court and passing bad checks, Sheriff Charles Polson said. Kelly Butts, formerly of Fayette, turned herself in Wednesday, … more

Fayette area schools reunion Aug 5

The weekend of August 5 is shaping up to be quite eventful for Fayette. In conjunction with the annual Fayette Freeze Off will be the Fayette area schools reunion, which brings together alumni of all … more

Fayette Area Community Theatre Presents Play Nov 9

Youngsters are clearly enjoying themselves during this rehearsal scene from William Archibald's 'The Innocents' which is being staged this weekend in the CMU Assembly Hall. It is the fall production … more

Gordon preliminary hearing is March 25

A date has been set for the next court appearance for a New Franklin woman who has pled not guilty to charges of child abuse. Christina J. Gordon appeared in the Howard County Associate Circuit court … more

New faces for a new year in R III district

Posing Monday for the Fayette Advertiser camera are new personnel in the Fayette R-III School District. Back row, from left: Brett Frerking, Elementary Principal; Mike Barnette, teacher's aide; … more

City council approves payment for wastewater treatment facility contractor

By Kim ThompsonStaff WriterWith some misgivings, the Fayette council approved paying $193,794 to the contractor who has built the new wastewater treatment facility. They also received some daunting … more

Katy Trail 20th anniversary event is Saturday

The 20th anniversary of the Katy Trail State Park, the nation’s longest rail-trail conversion project, will be celebrated Saturday in Rocheport.Festivities will begin at 1 p.m. with the anniversary … more

Diggin in at the Fayette Ministerial Alliance ice cream social

Attendees belly-up to the serving line Sunday evening during the well-attended ice cream social and musical sponsored by the Fayette Ministerial Alliance.The annual ecumenical event was hosted this … more

Area news briefs

Fayette is ‘Tree City’ for 12 years Fayette was recognized by the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation as a Tree City USA community for its commitment to urban forestry. This is the 12th year … more

Asbury sentenced to federal prison

Kevin Asbury, 44, formerly from the Armstrong area, was sentenced Thursday in the Western District of Missouri Court to nine years in federal prison, without parole. Asbury pleaded guilty in June … more

Countdown to Nov. 6: Voters to decide tobacco tax; establishment of health exchanges

As part of its election series, the Fayette Advertiser and the Democrat Leader are providing summaries of the four ballot issues that will be on the Nov. 6 ballot. Below are the “Fair Ballot … more

Come enjoy Fayette’s ‘Home Grown Christmas’ on Dec. 15

With the Christmas season upon us, buy everything you can locally. Think if you can buy locally  before you jump in your vehicle and spend $15 driving to Columbia. Local merchants may not be … more

Workshop teaches how to assist cows at calving time

A program targeted for female livestock producers will discuss assisting cows and newborns at calving time. The program will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5, in Moberly at at Green Hills … more

FHS students set for Washington D.C.

Fayette High School students Sadie Williams, Ethan Harper, Laura Head, Zach Olson, Jack Schoephoerster and Stacia Wells will participate in “Close Up,” a series of government study … more
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