University of Missouri

Trenton resident awarded scholarship to MU

University of Missouri officials reports Adam Kirby of Trenton has been awarded the Elyzabeth H. Schell Scholarship from the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources. Kirby, a junior majoring in agribusiness management, is the son of Glen and Val Kirby of rural Trenton. Associate dean of academic programs at MU, Bryan […]

Missouri State Highway Patrol

Kidder woman arrested in Caldwell County

The highway patrol Monday afternoon reported the arrest in Caldwell County of a woman from Kidder for the investigation of a variety of potential charges. 43-year-old Tracy Smith of Kidder was taken to the Caldwell County Detention Center on a 24-hour hold. The arrest report accuses Tracy Smith of felony possession of methamphetamine; two counts […]

Culpepper and Merriweather Circus

Circus coming to Princeton August 26

A circus is coming to Princeton for two performances later this month. The Culpepper and Merriweather Circus will be at the Mercer County Fairgrounds on Saturday, August 26 with performances listed for 2 o’clock and 4:30. The Princeton chamber of commerce is sponsoring the event. Advance tickets are available for sale at Princeton locations including GRM […]

Fatal Crash news Graphic

1 dead, 1 injured in crash northwest of Cameron

A Monday morning two vehicle crash northwest of Cameron has claimed the life of one person and seriously injured another. The highway patrol said 49-year-old Marsha Fairbanks of Maysville was fatally injured and pronounced dead at the scene by the DeKalb County Coroner. The other driver, 31-year-old April Benedict of Cameron, was taken by emergency […]

Sex Offender

Man arrested in Daviess County on Kansas warrant for sex offender registration violation

The highway patrol reports the arrest of a Topeka, Kansas resident Sunday afternoon in Daviess County. According to patrol, 35-year-old Derrick Thomas was arrested on a warrant from Shawnee County, Kansas for alleged violation of a sex offender registration act. The original charges, according to the patrol, are first-degree child molestation and first-degree statutory rape. […]

Traffic Accident

Cameron teen injured in Friday night accident

The Highway Patrol reports a Cameron teen sustained minor injuries when his pick up truck ran off the road four miles northwest of Cameron Friday night. Eighteen-year-old Gage Lee traveled north on Route C when his truck traveled off the east side of the road. The vehicle then struck an embankment, utility pole, and a […]