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CMU’s Ashby-Hodge Gallery celebrates 30 years with new show

Thirty years ago, the Ashby-Hodge Gallery of American Art opened its doors in the lower level of Smiley Library, on the campus of then Central Methodist College. After three years of work, from … more

Main St. project adds new benches, trashcans to courthouse square

The downtown courthouse square is now a more comfortable place to enjoy the warm spring weather, thanks to Fayette Main Street, Inc. With the help of a group of Central Methodist University students … more

Golden Study Club sends three students to annual Sophomore Pilgrimage

Three Howard County high school students were chosen to join hundreds from across Missouri for the annual sophomore pilgrimage. Thomas Elliott from Fayette, Alayna Witte from Glasgow, and Alexander … more

Now Open: Fayette Dairy Queen relaunched Friday

Dairy Queen in Fayette has officially re-opened. The restaurant closed in July of last year after numerous management and facility issues and has since undergone a half-million-dollar renovation … more

School and water bond issues, pot taxes win voter approval in April 4 elections

Four of six taxes on the ballot for Tuesday’s municipal and school board elections passed, according to official results. A no-tax-increase bond issue for the Fayette R-III School District was … more

Conrow named Main St. Executive Director

Fayette Main Street, Inc., on Friday, announced that local business owner and Chamber president, Cana Conrow, will serve as the organization’s next Executive Director.  Mrs. Conrow owns … more

Judge Gebhardt to hear State Appeals Court case

Howard County Associate Circuit Judge Mason Gebhardt will hear oral arguments when the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, convenes on Thursday, April 20, at Truman State University in … more

Change of venue granted for man charged with killing CMU football player

A change of venue has been granted for the former Central Methodist University football player who shot to death his teammate last summer. In his first hearing since being assigned to the case, Judge … more

New Franklin swears-in new mayor

The City of New Franklin has a new mayor. Daniel Yount was sworn-into office Monday night along with four alderpersons at the city’s regular meeting of the Board of Alderman. Yount ran … more

CMS students attend District Choir

Nine students from Clark Middle School in Fayette and their director, Vanessa Miner, attended the 2023 Northeast District 6th Grade Honors Choir Clinic and Concert on Monday, April 3, at Moberly Area … more

School and water bond issues, pot taxes win voter approval Tuesday

Four of six taxes on the ballot for Tuesday’s municipal and school board elections passed, according to unofficial results. A no-tax-increase bond issue for the Fayette R-III School District … more

Thompson sworn-in as new City Clerk

The Fayette council approved bids for mowing, hay harvesting,   and use of city-owned farmland, approved a business license for a roofing company to operate here, and approved water donation for … more

Dozens turn out for annual Easter Egg Hunt

The annual Easter Egg Hunt presented by the Lions Club of Fayette again drew scores of youngsters to the Fayette City Park on Saturday. Hundreds of colorful plastic Easter Eggs filled with candy and … more

Local churches announce Easter services

Several local churches have alerted the Advertiser to special Easter services this weekend.  Easter, also called Pascha or Resurrection Sunday, is the Christian religious festival and … more

Harrisburg senior earns statewide academic distinction

Harrisburg High school senior Harley Whitaker has been selected for the 2023 Missouri Scholars 100, a statewide program that honors 100 of Missouri’s top academic students in the graduating … more

Fayette Rotary Club earns Rotary Citation

Greg Stidham, President-Elect of the Rotary Club of Fayette, presented Past-President Glenn Ludtke with the Rotary Citation certificate at the club’s regular meeting on March 29. The Rotary … more

Advantage Bookkeeping wins bid for license office

Rhodes Advantage Bookkeeping and Tax Service has retained the award to continue to operate the Fayette License Office.   Rhodes has operated the office since 2014 inside their storefront at … more

New Hope Cemetery Fundraiser

The Board of Directors of   New Hope Cemetery will host a fundraiser to replenish its operating funds. New Hope Cemetery, located on State Route O in northeastern Howard County, is one of the … more

Re-roofing project begins for courthouse

The Howard County Courthouse is getting a new roof. Work began last week by Elite Roofing. The project is expected to take five to six weeks to complete, depending on weather, at the cost of … more

Taxes, vacancies highlight April 4 ballot

More tax proposals will appear on upcoming ballots than contested races for the April 4 municipal and school board elections. Six tax proposals will be put before voters, three of which involve … more
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