The Sullivan County Relay for Life raised nearly $13,000 for the American Cancer Society. The main activities for the 2012 event were held Saturday afternoon and evening on the Milan Square. Thirty-three cancer survivors participated in the opening lap.
The Chillicothe "Mayor's Coffee" will be held this Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock at Francine's Pastry Parlor at 1007 Bryan Street. Mayor Chuck Haney will be joined by guests Josh Norris of the Parks and Recreation Department and Barry Arthur of the Street Department, to discuss the progress of the new water park, along with current street work.
Two vehicles collided east of King City on Sunday afternoon, sending one person to Northwest Medical Center in Albany. The Highway Patrol said 21 year old Danielle Stitt of McFall received minor injuries, and was taken to the Albany hospital.
The Milan Lady Wildcats were able to reach the semifinal round of the Schuyler County Tournament on Saturday, only to have back-to-back losses against Tri-Rivers Conference competition leaving Milan in fourth place at the end of the day.
The Trenton Lady Bulldogs earned a fourth place finish, with the host Chillicothe Lady Hornets fifth in the ten-team Chillicothe Invitational Golf Tournament played on Thursday at the Green Hills Golf Course in northern Chillicothe.
The Milan Wildcats, on the strength of a handful of big second half plays, were able to defeat upset-minded Knox County on Friday night, 32-18 at Cal Hubbard Field, in a game broadcast on KTTN FM 92.3.
The Stacy Multipurpose Centerís Indoor pool at Princeton is scheduled to re-open to the public beginning Wednesday September 26th at 5:00 am. This is a corrected date from information provided to KTTN. Plans also have been announced for a FREE swim this Saturday night.
A 34-year old rural Galt man, Patrick Courtney, has been charged in Grundy County with first degree murder in the death of 32-year old Christopher Molloy of Galt, by shooting him after deliberation. Courtney is being held in the Grundy County Detention Center without bond. He is to appear Tuesday in Associate Division of Grundy County Circuit Court.
A Trenton man is in jail after being arrested yesterday on multiple charges stemming from incidents Sunday. Thirty-nine year old Jason Dean Crouse of 600 Normal faces charges of unlawful use of a weapon as well as misdemeanor domestic assault and property damage in the second degree.
Representatives of North Central Missouri College in Trenton and the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (CAFNR) at the University of Missouri signed new Articulation Agreements on September 20, 2012.
Comfort Inn and Suites of Chillicothe will hold a Five Kilometer run and walk in early November to benefit a family readiness group for the Army National Guard unit in Chillicothe. There is also a one mile "Fun Run" for children ages 14 and younger.
The Highway Patrol says two Gallatin residents were injured on Saturday night northwest of Hamilton when a motorcycle overturned after hitting an owl. The Patrol said the owl had flown from a location "up the road".
Chillicothe High School had momentum with dominating wins at #1 and #2 singles, but it was the depth of the Trenton Lady Bulldog tennis program that provided the difference, as THS downed CHS 6-3 in a varsity head-to-head duel on Thursday afternoon at Trenton High School.
The Trenton Lady Bulldogs traveled to St. Joseph on Saturday for the Mid-Buchanan Tournament. THS went 3-1 on the day to finish in third place, winning their first, second, and fourth games of the day, but falling in the semifinal round to nemesis Cameron.
The Trenton Bulldogs fought hard, but struggled to move the football on Friday night, falling 39-7 to the visiting Pembroke Hill Raiders in a Week 5 homecoming game broadcast on Hot Country Z 101.7 and www.kgozfm.com.
Classes in the Trenton R-9 school district will be dismissed early this (Friday) afternoon to allow for the annual homecoming parade. This year, the grand marshals are retired long-time instructor Mike and Beverly Bosley. The parade begins at 2 o'clock this afternoon.
Trenton traveled to Cameron on Thursday night and played a marathon 14 inning battle with the Lady Dragons. Cameron jumped on the Bulldogs early, scoring the first two runs of the game in the bottom of the first inning, with three THS errors making things difficult on the "Black and Gold".
Entries for next monthís Missouri Day Festival Parade are nearing 150 including decorated floats, antique and restored motorized cars and trucks, family units, special guests and of course, high school marching bands and military participants.