Upward Bound

Upward Bound now accepting applications from students

Upward Bound is now accepting applications from area high school students. The program serves six school districts: Trenton R-9, Chillicothe R-2, Gallatin R-5, Hamilton R-2, Jamesport Tri-County R-7, and Grundy County R-5 of Galt. Upward Bound assists high school students in preparing for a successful entrance into college through academic year advising, tutoring, and a […]

Drug Bust

Highway patrol reports arrest of 2 from Bethany and Hamilton

The highway patrol reports the drug-related arrests last night of Bethany and Hamilton men in Harrison County. Both 24-year-old Isaac Smith of Bethany and 23-year-old Michael Bunch of Hamilton were taken to the Harrison county law enforcement center at Bethany. The highway patrol has accused Smith with felony possession of a controlled substance, synthetic narcotic; felony […]

Zaki K-9 Deputy Livingston County Sheriff headline

K-9 Zaki to receive bullet proof vest

The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office canine Zaki will receive a bullet and stab protective vest as the result of a donation from in the nonprofit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Incorporated. Sheriff Steve Cox reports Zaki will receive the vest to be embroidered with the words “In memory of K9 Rocco, Pittsburg Bureau of Police” […]

Officers elected at GRM Networks annual meeting

GRM Networks board of directors elected officers at its regular board meeting Wednesday morning. Those elected include Gregg Davis of Chula as president; Mark Yungeberg of Princeton, vice president; Bruce George of Allerton, Iowa, secretary; Ray Meyer of Stanberry, assistant secretary; John McCloud of Spickard, treasurer; and Allan Mulnix of Bethany, assistant treasurer. The board […]

City Council

Spickard City Council approves purchase

The Spickard City Council approved of purchasing a computer and putting a water tube on city property Monday evening. The council decided to purchase a laptop computer to replace the desktop computer. The Richmond Township was given permission to put a water tube on city property in order for the building they own to drain […]

Poker Run

Jailbreak Poker Run set for September 9

The Trenton Area Chamber of Commerce will hold the Seventh Annual Jailbreak Poker Run next month. The poker run will start at the old Grundy County Jailhouse on 8th Street September 9. Registration will start at noon, and a parade will begin at 1 o’clock with the poker run to travel a 140-mile route of […]

Road Closed

Portions of Mable Street in Trenton to close

A section of Mable Street in Trenton will be closed Saturday and Monday. Mable will be closed from 13th Street to Crowder Road from 8 o’clock in the morning until midnight Saturday and from 10:30 in the morning until 1:30 in the afternoon Monday. The closure will maintain North Central Missouri College student safety while […]

Grain Belt Express

Public Service Commission once again denies Grain Belt Express application

The Missouri Public Service Commission denied an application filed by Grain Belt Express Clean Line, LLC. The application sought Commission authority and a certificate of convenience and necessity to construct, own, operate, control, manage and maintain a high voltage, direct current transmission line and associated facilities within eight Missouri counties. Those counties were Buchanan, Clinton, […]