California man dies in accident
A California man died and a Versailles man was taken to a hospital with moderate injuries following an accident Tuesday afternoon on Highway 50 at California. The accident caused traffic to be detoured through California for several hours.


Crooks stealing lawn equipment and money
The Tipton Police Department has received several reports of stolen lawn mowers and yard equipment.



Back to school special
inside this week's Times
This issue of The Tipton Times includes a complete guide to going back to school in Tipton and area schools.



Filler up
Co-Mo Electric employees and volunteers fill backpacks with school in the Co-Mo Meeting Room to be distributed at the Moniteau County Back to School Fair on Saturday, July 26.



Gone fishin'
Several Tipton Oak Manor residents enjoyed an outing at the Tipton City Park Tuesday morning where some fished and they visited in the Stonner Gazebo on the lake.

Tipton Oak Manor happenings
by Brenda Matchett
Activities Directory
I want to thank the family members who came to the memorial service on Saturday. It was a great celebration of our loved ones. We had 30 people present to honor their lives and it really blessed me. Thank you, also, to Michael Coleman, the chaplain for Preferred Hospice, who officiated the service.



Little listners
Tipton Times reporter, Curtis Simmons, reads “Rhinos for Lunch, and Elephants to Supper” to kids from Little Cardinals Learning Center during story time at Price James Library on Monday morning, July 21. Due to high attendance during story time, groups are broken in half. While one group is read too, the other does a craft. Times editor Becky Holloway will be reading at the library next Monday.


Work to close part of Route 87 on July 23
Weather permitting, Route 87 from Route T to Cary Road will be closed on Wednesday, July 23, to replace a culvert.




Camps for drummers, flag corp
and band beginning soon
Tipton Cardinal drummers, flag corps and musicians will begin preparing for the 2014-2015 school year in two weeks.


Towne Square Days numbers not in
While the board won't officially meet until September, Towne Square Days is in the history books and committees are turning in their numbers for a final tally of how the week fared.


Price James has new
books on the shelves
The following books are now available at Price James Library.


Report on Monday's cattle sale
Central Missouri Sales Company, Sedalia
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average
Report for Monday, July 21
Receipts: 484; last week, 464; last year, 1,318.


Owsley to speak to Democrat Club
The Moniteau County Democrat Club will have an “ice cream sundae” get together at the Lions Club shelterhouse in Proctor Park, California, on Thursday, July 24 at 6:30 p.m.


Moniteau County Court proceedings
Infractions, Misdemeanor, Criminal Felony and Civil Cases Disposed


Deeds record changes in
property ownership
The following changes in property ownership were filed recently with the Moniteau County Recorder of Deeds. This report is a brief description of the deeds filed with the recorder. For a complete description of the properties visit the recorder's office at the Moniteau County Courthouse in California.








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