Area students do well at FFA competition in Savannah

Trenton and Princeton high schools each had two first place winning FFA teams in career development events judging held Monday at Savannah. Trenton took top honors in meats and ag sales while Princeton had the top teams in judging horses and the FFA knowledge competition. Other area schools winning first place in the Savannah judging include […]


Area FFA teams place well in competition at Lathrop

FFA teams and members from area schools did well in various career development judging events Monday in Lathrop. Princeton FFA had first place teams in horses and meats; second place in dairy cattle, soils, and FFA knowledge. Trenton high school had a judging team place second in meats and fifth in the knowledge category. North […]

Newtown Harris School

Newtown-Harris Board of Education approves contracts, accepts resignations

The Newtown-Harris R-3 School Board approved contracts and accepted resignations at its meeting Monday evening. Tenured, non-tenured, and non-certified staff contracts approved are for the 2017-2018 school year. The resignations accepted will follow the completion of the 2016-2017 school year. The board also unanimously approved the Newtown-Harris R-3 FFA’s proposed trip to Washington, D. C. […]


Trenton FFA students win awards

Trenton High School had seven entries win first place last night in the FFA Area Two proficiency categories. Each advances to further competition at the Missouri State FFA Convention in Columbia in April. They will be recognized on stage as area winners in their respective categories. First place winners were Mariah Fox, Logan Lowrey, Jayden […]

Chillicothe FFA holds annual Christmas party

Chillicothe FFA holds annual Christmas party

The Chillicothe FFA held their annual Christmas Party at the Chillicothe Middle School as a reward for members who held Barnwarming this year as well as a time for fellowship. The members enjoyed dinner and then moved into the field house for some games which included basketball, dodgeball, volleyball, or other activities. The winners of […]

Missouri Department of Agriculture

Applications now available for 30th Missouri Agribusiness Academy

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.) – The Missouri Department of Agriculture is offering 30 high school students representing 4-H clubs and FFA chapters, as well as farm families, throughout Missouri the opportunity to explore careers in agriculture through the 2017 Missouri Agribusiness Academy (MAbA). MAbA is a competitive program for sophomores interested in pursuing agriculture-related college degrees […]