KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) â€” The Kansas City Convention & Visitors Association has received its bid package from the Republican National Committee, asking the area to provide specific details of its offer to be host of the 2016 Republican National Convention.
A woman from Purdin was injured on Tuesday afternoon when, according to the Highway patrol, her car struck a slow-moving Missouri Department of Transportation dump truck in a "moving work zone" on Highway 5 in Linn County.
The Trenton City Council, on a 5 to 1 vote, approved a bid from Rapid Removal Disposal to provide residential trash collection service during the next 5 years. Jim Bush was the only councilman to vote no.
After giving up two touchdowns in the first five plays of Saturday's Class 1 state semifinal at Chester Ray Stadium, the Marceline Tigers dominated the visiting Penney Hornets, scoring 42 of the game's final 49 points in a 42-22 victory that sends Marceline into the Class 1 state championship game in St. Louis.
Playing the majority of the game without dynamic junior point guard McKinley Hurley (with foul trouble), the Trenton Lady Bulldogs rallied from an eight-point halftime deficit to defeat the visiting East Buchanan Bulldogs on Tuesday night by a final score of 47-41.
On Tuesday evening members of Boy Scout Troop 121 met the Patriot Guard Riders at the Cameron McDonalds for supper and then were escorted to the Cameron Veterans Home to help deliver 200 Christmas Cards.
JOPLIN, Mo. â€” A judge granted Jeremy Johnson probation Monday on his convictions for involuntary manslaughter in the 2011 motor vehicle crash that claimed the lives of two Missouri Southern State University football players.
The Missouri Office of Administration is now accepting management contract bids for the Trenton License Office. Interested individuals and groups must submit their bids to operate the Trenton License Office by Dec. 20.
Grundy County officials will continue working with a Trenton company, Assure Missouri and agents Larry Bunnell and Bob Barnes, for employee health insurance. But the coverage for next year involves a combination of two plans -- one from Blue Cross Blue Shield and the other from Colonial Life.
Columbia, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - Jabari Brown led the way with 24 points as the Missouri Tigers defeated the IUPUI Jaguars, 78-64, in a non-conference tilt on Monday night at Mizzou Arena. Jordan Clarkson added 22 points for the Tigers (5-0), while Johnathan Williams posted a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds.
A collection of works by a Kansas City area painter will continue the 2013-2014 exhibition schedule in the Dorris Rider Art Gallery at North Central Missouri College in Trenton. â€śPaintings by Kwanza Humphreyâ€ť is now open and will run through December 20.