Man allegedly involved in burglary and vehicle theft in Livingston County arrested in Kansas

In a story earlier this week, Steve Cox at the Sheriff’s Department in Livingston County was seeking the public’s assistance with the identification of an individual allegedly involved in a residential burglary and vehicle theft.  Cox reports today the arrest of a homeless man allegedly involved in those incidents. Cox says an investigation by the Livingston […]


Trenton FFA Chapter competes in Area Proficiency Judging Competition

Trenton High School had three entries receive first place Thursday evening in area proficiency judging competition with each advancing for further competition. Taking top honors at the area level were Mariah Fox in agricultural education; Jasper Hanson in forage production; and Hannah Persell in wildlife management. Mariah Fox was a national FFA finalist last year when […]

Thompson Research Center

Thompson Research Center designated “Pioneer Farm”

The Missouri Show-Me-Select Replacement Heifer Program has enrolled more than 135,000 heifers on more than 850 farms during its 20 years of existence. The program, developed and spearheaded by David Patterson, a professor of reproductive physiology in the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (CAFNR), celebrated its 20th anniversary during the […]

Crime and Courts

Judge hands down prison sentences in Division One of Grundy County Circuit Court

Numerous cases were processed Thursday in Division One of Grundy County Circuit Court with some defendants sentenced to prison, others receiving probation. Trenton resident Gregory Dee Baecht admitted violations of probation. The probation was revoked and the previous stay of execution was set aside. Baecht was then ordered to serve five years with the Department of Corrections […]