Prison Sentence

Princeton man receives prison time after pleading guilty

A Princeton man pleaded guilty to felony charges of second-degree burglary and receiving stolen property in the Associate Division of Grundy County Circuit Court Wednesday. Forty-four-year-old James Houk was sentenced to four years in the Department of Corrections. The sentencing will run concurrently with the previous sentencing imposed in Mercer County last year, in which […]

Suspect in Handcuffs

Trenton woman arrested on felony charges

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Trenton woman Wednesday. Twenty-seven-year-old Kimberly Ann Minard was arrested on the felony charges of possession of a controlled substance except 35 grams or less of marijuana and first-degree endangering the welfare of a child, creating substantial risk as well as the misdemeanor charge of driving […]

Trenton Family Aquatic Center

Trenton Aquatic Center to open Saturday

The Trenton Family Aquatic Center will open for the season this Saturday. The center will be open every day from 1 o’clock in the afternoon to 6 o’clock in the evening with lap swim from noon to 1 o’clock. The pool will also be open Friday nights in July from 6:30 to 8:30. Aquatic Center […]

Livingston County Courthouse

Livingston County Commission to meet regarding county roads

The Livingston County Commission will meet at the Livingston County Courthouse Tuesday and Thursday next week starting at 9:30 in the morning. Tuesday’s agenda includes meeting with Phyllis Pryor regarding county roads at 10 o’clock and possibly entering into an executive session to discuss communications with an auditor at 11 o’clock. Thursday’s agenda includes meeting […]


Trenton and Chillicothe to host public meetings tonight on MO-ABLE program

Public meetings are tonight in Trenton and Chillicothe with an official from the state treasurers’ office scheduled to explain a new program that’s called MO-ABLE. This is a savings program to enable Missourians living with disabilities to save and invest through tax-free savings accounts without losing eligibility for federal benefits. The session in Trenton begins […]

Train Accident

Waverly man life-flighted after being struck by train

The highway patrol reports a vehicle drove into the path of a train on Wednesday. The driver, 34-year-old Anthony Allen of Waverly, received serious injuries and was flown by medical helicopter to Research Medical Center in Kansas City. The report notes he was not using a seat belt and the vehicle was demolished. The accident […]

Farm Bureau Youth Leadership Day

Chillicothe FFA members attend Youth Leadership Day

At the Farm Bureau Youth Leadership Day, students gain an understanding of the importance of becoming informed and involved citizens and additionally focus on the agricultural and rural issues that impact the state. The 23rd Annual Missouri Farm Bureau Youth Leadership Day attracted over 400 students and chaperones from 63 counties. The day began early […]