State Representative Nate Walker has introduced legislation that would designate a portion of U. S. Highway 63 as the “Bluegrass Queen Rhonda Vincent Highway”. The “Bluegrass Queen Rhonda Vincent Highway” would go from March Road in Adair County north to State Highway Y in Schuyler County. Walker explains he introduced the legislation to honor and […]
The National Weather Service will hold several Storm Spotter Training sessions in the area through March. Training sessions will be held at the Salisbury Ambulance Base January 31st, at the Macon County Expo Center February 1st, at Calvary Baptist Church in Chillicothe February 20th, at the Mercer County Fire Protection District in Princeton February 21st, […]
The Trenton Fire Department responded to a house fire Thursday night. Fire Chief Brandon Gibler reports crews found the fuse panel and wall in the laundry room at 909 East 12th Street in Trenton on fire. He says firefighters disconnected power to the house and applied water to the fire. Firefighters also accessed the attic […]
The Galt Board of Aldermen updated its Utility Disconnection Policy Ordinance at its meeting last week. The updated ordinance states that services will be disconnected if any balance remains unpaid on the last business day of the month. A security deposit of $100 and reconnect fees of $5 per meter will be charged to a […]
The Highway Patrol reports a Lathrop boy sustained moderate injuries when he was hit by a car in Lathrop Friday afternoon. Eleven-year-old Luke Jones reportedly crossed Valley Street from west to east in the path of the car driven by 16-year-old Cheyenne Cochran of Lathrop as she turned from westbound Clinton Street south on Valley. […]
The driver was arrested and a passenger was injured in a single vehicle accident yesterday afternoon two miles to the east of Altamont in Daviess County. The highway patrol reports 30-year-old Cristina Curtis of Altamont received minor injuries and was transported by ambulance to the Cameron Regional Medical Center. The driver was listed as 31-year-old Jamie […]
The North Central Missouri College baseball team will host its annual Winter Warm-Up February 3rd. The day will start with a clinic for high school and youth coaches to be held in Cross Hall on the NCMC campus in Trenton. Kansas City Royals’ Mike Arbuckle, Major League Baseball scout Jerry Lafferty, and William Jewell College […]
State Senator Denny Hoskins and State Representative Rusty Black will speak at a legislative forum in Chillicothe next week. The Chillicothe Commerce Center will host the forum, which will be held at the Cultural Corner Art Guild the afternoon of January 26th at 3 o’clock. Hoskins and Black will give updates on their districts and […]
The Mercer County Republican Women invite the public to the group’s meeting Monday evening. Sullivan County Commissioner Danny Busick of Newtown will speak at the meeting at the Hal England Center in Princeton at 5 o’clock. In December, Busick announced his decision to run for the Third District of the Missouri House of Representatives.
The Trenton Middle School and Trenton High School bands participated in Grand River Conference Band auditions Wednesday. Trenton R-9 Director of Bands Tim Gilham reports 13 seventh graders and eight eighth graders earned a place or were chosen as alternates for the middle school conference band. Seventh and eighth graders named as first chair for […]
The Trenton City Council has a declared write-in candidate for the April 3rd election. Grundy County Clerk Betty Spickard reports William Lewis Fisher filed as a write-in candidate for the First Ward council member position. The term for the position runs for two years. No one filed for the First Ward position by Tuesday’s deadline.