Livingston County Sheriff responds to unattended death

The Livingston County Sheriff’s Department responded to a location in northwest Livingston county on Wednesday, March 2 at approximately 10 pm. The response was in reference to a possible suicide. Preliminary investigation shows an adult male was deceased at the scene. Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox indicated that the investigation and cause of death is […]

Storm spotter training to be held at Chillicothe

Storm spotter training is scheduled Thursday, March 3rd at Chillicothe with Andy Bailey of the National Weather Service at Pleasant Hill to conduct the program at 7 o’clock, at the Calvary Baptist Church Family Life Center. Fire Chief Darrell Wright, reports the city of Chillicothe will participate in the annual statewide tornado drill the afternoon of March […]

Election 2016 Generic

No elections required to fill various positions

Several political entities which have elections in Grundy County when they have races, do not have elections April 5th, because the number of candidates equal the number of positions to be filled in April. In those cases, the candidates assume the responsibilities of the positions they sought. They include: Diane Lowery and Chris Hoffman for […]

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.” […]