City of Chillicothe

Chillicothe City Council to hear petition

The Chillicothe City Council next month will hear a petition to vacate an alley. The council will hear the petition filed by Bryce Shirley at the Chillicothe City Hall the evening of March 12th at 6:30. The application is to vacate a portion of an alley running north and south between Webster and Jackson Street […]

Pedestrian accident

Chillicothe pedestrian struck by vehicle

Chillicothe police report a pedestrian was struck by a motor vehicle near the intersection of Polk and Cherry Streets. Police report it was mid-afternoon Friday when Jaden Gipe of Chillicothe was on foot and crossing Polk Street, not within a crosswalk, and was struck by a 2010 Dodge Avenger driven east on Polk by Jesse […]

Suspect in Handcuffs

Four arrested by local authorities

Trenton Police arrested three men Sunday who face drug charges in Grundy County Circuit Court. Felony charges of possession of methamphetamine have been filed against 21-year-old Joseph Martin Herrity of Chillicothe, 20-year-old Joseph Sheridan Parr of Cameron and 17-year-old Michael Ray Oesch of Princeton. Bonds for each were set at $15,000 cash and they are […]

Dewey Elementary School students learn about baby pigs

Students from Dewey Elementary Kindergarten and first-grade classes had a hands-on learning with baby pigs in the classroom. The Litton Crusaders and the Livingston County Farm Bureau made this visit possible as part of the “Thank A Farmer” program. The students learned about habitats and animals with assistance from the Litton Crusaders program. The students […]