New Deputy Hired

Grundy County hires new deputy sheriff

Grundy County now has a new deputy sheriff. Christian Goode, is a native of Oklahoma and has prior experience since 2012 as a police officer in Roland, Oklahoma. Goode was sworn in this morning by Circuit Court Judge Jack Peace. Goode is married to the former Alaina Tolle of Trenton. With the hiring, Grundy County […]

Food Pantry

Local food pantry receives shipment of deer meat

The community food pantry of Grundy county has received a shipment of deer meat with two opportunities for distribution to persons in need. The venison is frozen in one pound packages. Eligible clients who show their food pantry I-D may receive the venison this morning, between 9 and 11 o’clock; and again on Thursday morning […]

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 […]