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Veterans to receive Quilts of Valor
6/28/2016

Veterans to receive Quilts of Valor
By Connie Shay
PeacemakerS Quilter member
On July 4, following the Patriotic Parade in the Park at 11 a.m. in the Fayette City Park, Peacemakers Quilters will present Quilts of Valor at the bandstand area to two local veterans: Ken Harvey and Robert P. Wiegers.

Champion babies
6/28/2016

Champion babies
The Baby Contest at the Howard County Fair was held Saturday.
Activities in Fayette on July 4th
6/28/2016

The 9th Annual Fayette Fun and Fabulous 4th and Fireworks is a time to bring the family for fun activities all day long culminating in fireworks at dusk.

Fireworks allowed in New Franklin with restrictions
6/28/2016

On July 4, fireworks will be allowed on a limited basis in the City of New Franklin.
Howard County Fair takes off with royalty and roping
6/24/2016

Howard County Fair takes off with royalty and roping
Despite warm and humid conditions, contestants for the Prince and Princess contest and the Queen and Teen contests were fresh and poised as they put out their best Wednesday night at the Howard County Fair.
Fayette city council discusses power outages
6/24/2016

City lake property to be put out for bids.

By Kim Thompson
Staff Writer

Meeting in regular session on Tuesday, Fayette city council members discussed recent power outages. They also opted to sell the city lake house property.

Entrants sought for talent show today
6/24/2016

All ages are invited to enter the 2016 Howard County Fair Open Talent Show and the Missouri State Fair IDOL Preliminary competition at the Howard County Fair today (Saturday) at 7 p.m.
Strawberry Festival is June 28
6/24/2016

The Howard County Farm Bureau will host a Strawberry Festival on Tuesday, June 28, 6:30 p.m. in the lower shelter house at the Fayette City Park.
Newspaper sets combined issue deadlines
6/24/2016

We will combine our June 29 Fayette Advertiser and July 2 Democrat Leader. Ad deadlines for the combined issue are Monday, June 27 at 5 p.m.

Former Fayette resident served President Franklin D. Roosevelt
6/21/2016

Former Fayette resident served President Franklin D. Roosevelt
BY KIM THOMPSON
STAFF WRITER

Thanks to a Fayette native and  member of the Lincoln School Committee, Life magazine photos of a former Fayette resident serving President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1941 have been made available to Fayette Advertiser readers.

Father-daughter team will judge Art Show
6/21/2016

Father-daughter team will judge Art Show
Works to be shown Aug. 6 in courthouse and CMU art gallery.

Area artists and photographers, both youth and adult, are invited to enter their works as part of the upcoming 17th annual Fayette Art Show set for Saturday, Aug. 6

Fayette Optimist host 39th Annual Power Pull
6/21/2016

Fayette Optimist host 39th Annual Power Pull
Black smoke was a rolling at the Fayette Optimist Club 39th Annual Power Pull held Saturday at the Howard County Fairgrounds.
Six vie for Miss Howard County Queen and Teen titles
6/17/2016

Six vie for Miss Howard County Queen and Teen titles
One of these young women will be crowned Miss Howard County Queen and another will be crowned Miss Howard County Teen. The contest will begin at 7 p.m. with queen candidates and teen candidates showing their poise, talent and wit.

Fayette residents endure 4-hour power outage
6/17/2016

City of Fayette residents were without power for about 4 hours Wednesday evening. While the power was off, and with the temperatures soaring near 100 degrees and heat index over 100 degrees, a cooling center was available to all residents at Faith Family Church at 710 Missouri Highway 240.

New Franklin School Board approves 2016-17 budget
6/17/2016

By KIM THOMPSON
STAFF WRITER

At the regular meeting of the New Franklin School Board on Wednesday, board members approved the 2015-16 and 2016-17 budgets. They also approved 2016-17 student handbooks.


Howard County Fair opens Tuesday
6/17/2016

Howard County Bicentennial to be celebrated with parade, rodeo and fireworks.

The Howard County Fair kicks off on Tuesday, June 21. A complete schedule appears on page 5.

16th Annual Juneteenth in Fayette: Celebrating 151 Years of Freedom!
6/14/2016

16th Annual Juneteenth in Fayette:  Celebrating 151 Years of Freedom!
A smorgasbord of food, sights and sounds awaited the great crowd that attended the 16th Annual Juneteenth Celebration held in Fayette on Saturday.
Glasgow woman accused of sexual misconduct
6/14/2016

Glasgow woman accused of sexual misconduct
A suspect has been arrested and accused of sexual misconduct with  Glasgow children under the age of 17 years old.

NF council mulls use of extra funds for sewage system
6/14/2016

By Kim Thompson
Staff Writer
Meeting in regular session on Monday, the New Franklin city council learned that $100,000 is available for the newly-completed sewage treatment system.

 
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