Field Elementary students in Chillicothe learn about agriculture

Field Elementary students in Chillicothe learn about agriculture

Third graders from Field Elementary received an opportunity for hands-on learning about agriculture. Students at the Litton Agriculture Campus taught the lessons and conducted the lab activities through the Litton Crusaders program. There were 6 sessions with 5 lab activities. The student instructors were Clayton Campbell, Sheridan Guilford, Kristina Hamilton, and Kaylee Peel. Agriculture Education […]

Chillicothe High Schools students explore career pathways

Chillicothe High Schools students explore career pathways

Twenty-five Chillicothe High School seniors that have an agriculture career pathway traveled to Show-Me Ethanol of Carrollton and Quixotic Fish Farm of Chillicothe. Show Me Ethanol LLC produces approximately 60 million gallons of fuel-grade ethanol annually. We produce ethanol through a dry mill process that includes fermentation, processing, and distillation. The ethanol is primarily blended in […]

Chillicothe State Degree 2017

15 Chillicothe FFA members receive state degrees

Fifteen members of the Chillicothe FFA received their State FFA Degree, in Columbia, MO on April 21. Before receiving this degree they had to meet a number of qualifications and fill out an application that followed their SAE and leadership skills. Before receiving this degree they had to meet a number of qualifications and fill […]

Livingston County Courthouse

Livingston County Commission to meet next week

The Livingston County Commission will meet Tuesday and Thursday. The Commission will attend the Solar Panel Farm groundbreaking on East Third Street in Chillicothe Tuesday morning at 10 o’clock. The Commission may enter into an executive session to discuss privileged communications between a public governmental body and the auditor Thursday afternoon at 1:30.


Tara Industries groundbreaking ceremony held near Tina

Officials from the state, Carroll County, Carrollton, and Chillicothe, as well as past Councilman-at-Large David Moore, spoke during a groundbreaking ceremony for Tara Industries near Tina Monday morning. Senator Denny Hoskins and State Representative Joe Don McGaugh also attended. The company converts a variety of plant and animal derived products into clean bio-fuels and glycerin, […]


Services for Cameron Lollar of Chillicothe

A funeral service for 25-year-old Cameron Lollar of Chillicothe will be at 10 o’clock Friday morning at the First Baptist Church in Chillicothe. Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Gardens of Chillicothe. Visitation will be held from 6 o’clock until 8 o’clock Thursday night at the First Baptist Church, Chillicothe. Cameron Lollar was killed in […]

Livingston County sheriff

Livingston County Sheriff’s Department completes training

Continuing education was completed recently for three members of the Livingston County Sheriff’s Department. Deputy Sheriff Ryan Ford attended training last week in Crawford County, Missouri for Certified Criminal Investigator. The training covered several topics including death investigations, Blood Splatter Evidence, Crime Scene Investigations, Autopsies, Deaths related to Suicide, Drug and Poisoning, Fire and Drowning, […]

Deadly Crash

Crash south of Chillicothe claims life of infant

An accident south of Chillicothe Monday claimed the life of an infant child from Springfield and injured three other individuals. The location of the crash was on Highway 65 was about three miles south of Chillicothe as two vehicles were southbound. The highway patrol reports a sports utility vehicle driven by 26-year-old Warren Nichols of […]