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News : More school districts began classes on Wednesday
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/22 11:06:28 (466 reads)

Opening day of school enrollments continue to be reported today (Wednesday) by several districts. Princeton reports 384 students, a drop by four when compared to 2011 Opening Day. Class size at Princeton ranges from 20 in third grade up to 41 in the sophomore class. There are 20 students in Princeton pre-school.

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Sports : Trenton softball opens season Wednesday at Gallatin
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/21 14:00:00 (552 reads)

The Trenton Lady Bulldogs and Gallatin Lady Bulldogs break the cap on the high school softball season on Wednesday night at 5 o'clock, with the game to be covered LIVE on Hot Country Z 101.7 and www.kgozfm.com.

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News : Cameron fire victims identified
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/21 11:00:00 (521 reads)

Authorities in Cameron are waiting for autopsy results to learn the cause of death of a Cameron man and two of his children found Friday at the man's residence. Although an investigation is continuing, the deaths are believed to be accidental. A fire around a cook stove in the kitchen of the residence also was believed to be accidental, according to Cameron Police Public Affairs Officer Heath Henry.

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News : Kirksville plane crash injures Lee's Summit man
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/21 9:04:24 (438 reads)

A small plane attempting to land at the Kirksville Regional Airport crashed on Monday afternoon, injuring the pilot, identified as a Lee's Summit man, Ted Bower. Bower, according to media reports, lost control of his plane in the process of landing, breaking the front landing gear. The plane skidded into a grassy area off the runway.

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Road Work : MoDOT announces road work schedule for this week
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/21 7:23:19 (395 reads)

The Missouri Department of Transportation has road work planned in area counties this week, including Grundy County Route W, which will be closed at two different locations for bridge deck repairs. Closed today (Tuesday) is Route W at the Shelburne Bridge over Gee's Creek, involving Route W from Route F, southward to the Livingston County line.

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News : State Fair's Sale of Champions raises nearly $120,000
Posted by John on 2012/8/20 12:00:00 (414 reads)

The Missouri State Fair celebrated Youth in Agriculture Day this past Saturday. The annual Sale of Champions was a highlight of the day in the raising of $119,900, which will be used to support Missouri youth involved in agriculture.

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News : "Potential" weapons found in Livingston County Jail search
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/20 10:40:00 (379 reads)

The Livingston County Sheriff's Department says a search of the jail in Chillicothe has resulted in the discovery of "potential weapons". One was described as hard plastic fashioned into a weapon, with the other a "quantity of wire".

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News : Adair County motorcycle accident injures Greencastle man
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/20 10:30:18 (381 reads)

A Greencastle man was injured on Friday afternoon when the motorcycle he was driving traveled off an Adair County road, throwing him off. Sixty-five year old Ralph Rose was taken to Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, with injuries described as 'MODERATE' by the Highway Patrol.

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News : Circus coming to Milan on Saturday afternoon
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/18 6:04:57 (399 reads)

Milan will be the site of two circus performances this (Saturday) afternoon. The Culpepper and Merriweather circus will present shows at 2 o'clock and 4:30.

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News : Four-wheeler accident injures two from Spickard
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/17 9:45:37 (325 reads)

Two Spickard residents were flown by medical helicopter to Kansas City following a four-wheeler accident on Saturday night (August 11th) near Spickard. The Highway Patrol says that 47-year old Robert Blozvich Junior and Sue Thrasher (age unavailable) both received SERIOUS injuries, and were flown to St. Luke's Hospital.

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News : Shatto Dairy of Osborn reopens after health scare
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/17 9:30:00 (336 reads)

Shatto Dairy in Osborn has resumed operations after a plant permit was reinstated. That information came from the Missouri Milk Board, in conjunction with the Department of Agriculture and the Department of Health and Senior Services.

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News : School year underway at Newtown-Harris
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/17 9:21:23 (321 reads)

The Newtown-Harris School District began its new academic year on Wednesday with an enrollment of 101 students. That is one MORE than last year on the first day of class.

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News : Two members of Gallatin's Park Board removed from office
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/17 9:16:47 (391 reads)

At this week's Board of Aldermen meeting in Gallatin, Mayor Barb Ballew recommended, and the aldermen approved, the removal of Terri Wright and Mike Butcher from the Gallatin Park Board. Carrie Holcomb was re-appointed to serve on the Park Board for a three-year term.

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Accidents : Mid-week accident injures Brookfield woman
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/17 9:07:46 (350 reads)

A Brookfield woman received 'minor' injuries on Wednesday afternoon in an accident six miles southeast of Brookfield. The Highway Patrol said 30-year old Jessica Baker was taken to Pershing Memorial Hospital. She was southbound on Jade Drive when her car ran into the ditch, resulting in extensive damage to the automobile.

News : Trenton High School Class of '87 selects Alumni Weekend honoree
Posted by John on 2012/8/17 8:20:00 (508 reads)

Several members of the Class of 1987 remember their years at Trenton High School with a well-loved coach, Coach Richard “Dick” Mellencamp. Mellencamp will be the honoree for next month’s THS 25 Year Class Reunion.

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News : Unionville search warrant results in two arrests
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/22 9:52:45 (790 reads)

Two Unionville residents have been arrested after a search of a home, near the Putnam County R-1 School buildings, led to the discovery of two methamphetamine labs, in addition to a handful of drugs, including meth, marijuana, and narcotic paraphernalia. Firearms and prescription pills were also found at the scene.

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News : First day school enrollments down at Trenton R-9, up at Grundy R5
Posted by John on 2012/8/21 11:20:00 (483 reads)

First day enrollment in the Trenton school district is down by 41 students when compared to last year. Grundy R-5's opening day enrollment is UP by 21 students when compared to a year ago.

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News : NWS meteorologist talks drought, hope for rain
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/21 10:20:00 (471 reads)

A meteorologist with the National Weather Service, in October 2011, told us that dry weather was expected to continue into 2012. In a recent interview with the PAR Broadcast Group, Evan Bookbinder admitted to not seeing conditions become this bad.

Click here to listen to Evan Bookbinder

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Road Work : Chariton County Highway 11 Bridge to close August 27th
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/21 7:30:00 (528 reads)

The Missouri Department of Transportation has announced that the Chariton County Highway 11 Bridge closure has been set for Monday, August 27th. The Burlington Northern - Santa Fe bridge located five miles north of Mendon was set to close earlier this month, but that was delayed when migratory birds were discovered on the bridge structure.

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Accidents : Chula man hurt in Highway 65 collision
Posted by John on 2012/8/21 5:30:00 (576 reads)

Men from Chula and the state of Tennessee were injured in what the Highway Patrol called a nearly head-on crash yesterday (Monday) morning on U-S 65 in rural Carroll County (three miles north of County Road 150).

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News : NCMC Foundation Board adds members, accepts one resignation
Posted by John on 2012/8/20 11:50:00 (464 reads)

A new board member was welcomed and another board member was elected when the directors of the North Central Missouri College Foundation met Thursday in the conference room of the Lager Laboratory of the College’s Barton Farm Campus.

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News : Green Hills Community Action Agency to host open house in Brookfield
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/20 10:33:33 (325 reads)

The Green Hills Community Action Agency will be holding an open house this Wednesday, at a home constructed with grant money in Brookfield. Wednesday's event runs from 10 to 2 o'clock at 1011 Pettijohn. The home was constructed with a grant from the Missouri Housing Development Commission.

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Accidents : Bethany man dies in overnight accident
Posted by John on 2012/8/20 8:00:00 (474 reads)

A Bethany man has died from injuries received in a pickup truck accident two miles south of Bethany. The Highway Patrol identified the victim as 58-year old Sterling W. Lowrey.

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Fires : Cameron fire claims three lives
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/18 6:00:00 (398 reads)

A house fire in Cameron yesterday (Friday) afternoon claimed the lives of three people. The Cameron Fire Department discovered the deceased victims upon entering the structure at 113 East Fourth Street just before 5 o'clock.

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News : Livingston County authorities continue to deal with attempted jail escapes
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/17 9:40:00 (452 reads)

Authorities in Livingston County are investigating an alleged attempt to escape from the jail in Chillicothe this week. On Sunday night, Sheriff Steve Cox says a male detainee "bolted" out of the cell area and down a hallway as a detention officer was about to lock down other detainees in that cell block. Locked security doors prevented the man from exiting that part of the building.

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News : Interview with Congressman Paul Ryan to be aired Saturday on Hot Country Z 101.7
Posted by John on 2012/8/17 9:30:00 (395 reads)

Republican Vice Presidential Candidate, U.S. Representative Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, will be interviewed on Hot Country Z 101.7 Saturday as a guest on Cary Hall's weekly program.

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News : Classes begin Monday at North Central Missouri College
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/17 9:19:18 (323 reads)

Classes at North Central Missouri College in Trenton are scheduled to begin on Monday, with move-in activities planned for tomorrow (Saturday), closing Mable Street on the campus while students move into residence halls and participate in "Welcome Events".

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News : DNR to host Saturday event at Sydenstricker's in Macon
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/17 9:12:50 (402 reads)

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources will host an event tomorrow (Saturday) in Macon that is aimed at helping area residents rid their homes and farms of unwanted pesticides and related chemicals.

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News : Linn County approved for "EEZ" desgination
Posted by Tom on 2012/8/17 9:05:45 (292 reads)

The Missouri Department of Economic Development has announced approval of Enhanced Enterprise Zone (EEZ) designation for Linn County. The designation, which includes the cities of Browning, Laclede, Linneus, Meadville, and Purdin, will allow county officials to continue to move forward with economic development efforts.

News : Backpack Buddies seeks donations to help supply children with food
Posted by John on 2012/8/16 9:40:00 (777 reads)

Backpack Buddies is preparing for the approaching school year. Nearly 3,200 children in 15 counties across Second Harvest Community Food Bank’s service area are taking part in the program for the 2012-2013 school year.

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