JEFFERSON CITY - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated seven counties in northern Missouri and five counties in eastern Missouri as natural disasters because of severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding that occurred from mid-April to early May, Gov. Jay Nixon said.
Final preparations are underway for the publication of the annual Trenton High School Alumni News. As a part of this yearâ€™s edition, a request has been made for classes to report any classmates who have passed away since last yearâ€™s Labor Day reunion for a special listing in the newsletter honoring them.
Information from a concerned citizen was given to the Livingston County Sheriff's Department, today regarding a salesman traveling rural Livingston County allegedly selling â€śLightening Rods and Installationâ€ť.
Jail administrators are described by Livingston County Sheriff as facing a wide variety of challenges while managing Missouriâ€™s county jails that range in inmate capacity from five to 500. Combined, they have a total holding capacity of nearly nine thousand (8,946) inmates.
Hundreds of family members, friends and well-wishers are expected to pack Macon High School on Saturday, June 15th as the town prepares to bid farewell to local National Guardsmen bound for Afghanistan. More than 120 Soldiers of the Macon-based 1438th Engineer Company will depart for a year-long deployment to southern Afghanistan.