Funeral services set for J.R. Archuleta

J.R. Archuleta, a 32 year old Spickard Resident, passed away early Friday February 26, 2016 at Wright Memorial Hospital in Trenton. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, March 4, 2016 at Resthaven Mortuary of Trenton. Open visitation will be all day Thursday. Pastor Doug Franklin will officiate. Burial will be in […]

Ag outlook for 2016 a bit harsher than recent years

In the last few years, farmers have seen record prices and high profitability. But that may not be the case in 2016, says University of Missouri Extension agricultural economist Scott Brown. “We’re going to have lower livestock prices across the board,” Brown says. “I don’t care whether you are a cattle, hog or dairy producer.” […]

Summer recreation group meets at TMS

The Green Hills Recreation Association held its second meeting Sunday, February 28th at 6:00 PM at the Trenton Middle School where several items of business were discussed including the establishment of priorities, future recreational activities and the formation of summer youth t-ball, baseball and softball teams. Registration forms for youth baseball and softball will still […]

NCMC Teacher Education Program Assisted with Poverty Simulation

The North Central Missouri College Teacher Education program partnered with the Community Action Partnership of North Central Missouri helped facilitate a poverty simulation for faculty and staff of the Hamilton R-II School District on Friday, February 26 at Penney High School. Approximately 38 candidates from NCMC’s Teacher Education Program participated in the event.  Brandi Pittman of […]

MoDOT road work schedule for North Missouri

The following is a listing of general highway maintenance and construction work in the Northwest Missouri region planned for the week of Feb. 29 – March 6 from the Missouri Department of Transportation. In addition to the work listed below, there may be pothole patching, brush cutting, guardrail repairs and other road work conducted throughout […]

Chillicothe teens injured in rollover accident

Two Chillicothe teens were taken to Hedrick Medical Center following a rollover accident yesterday afternoon at the northeast city limits of Chillicothe. The highway patrol listed injuries as moderate for the driver of a car, 16 year old Michael Sandeser and minor for passenger, 15 year old Aidrian Carden. The state patrol reported the car […]

MDC: Time to renew fishing, hunting permits

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds anglers and hunters that annual resident and nonresident fishing permits, resident hunting and fishing permits, and resident small-game hunting and fishing permits purchased in 2015 expire at the end of February. Anglers and hunters can purchase permits for 2016 online at by clicking “Buy Permits” on the […]