Monday, July 1, is the deadline for entering livestock into 4-H and FFA livestock contests at this yearâ€™s Missouri State Fair. Monday is also the deadline for open shows for cattle, goats, llamas, mules, poultry, rabbits, sheep and swine, according to Missouri State Fair Director Mark Wolfe.
The investigation is continuing into a fatal fire in downtown Macon Wednesday morning. Authorities say the Macon Police and Fire Departments were called to the 100 block of North Rollins just before 7 a.m.
In a historic victory for gay rights, the Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down a provision of a federal law denying federal benefits to married gay couples and cleared the way for the resumption of same-sex marriage in California.
Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a St. Joseph, Mo., woman was sentenced in federal court today for her role in a more than $5 million conspiracy that utilized the Missouri Department of Revenue license office in St. Joseph to provide more than 3,500 fraudulent identity documents to illegal aliens across the United States.
The Trenton Board Of Public Works has agreed to spend up to 40-thousand dollars for equipment and spare parts to Allow power generating units to function should Trenton lose incoming electricity purchased from a grid.
Health departments in Livingston and Daviess counties are among those promoting free vaccination in July for Tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis, also known as Whooping Cough. The shot is also is called T-DAP
Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced today that a Newtown, Mo., man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for possessing and receiving child pornography over the Internet and for possessing child obscenity.
The Trenton City Council, by two separate votes of four in favor and two opposed, has approved a request from the North Central Missouri Fair board to allow beer to be sold in the grandstand area during this year's fair.