Foster parenting program at First Baptist Church in Cameron on Tuesday

The non-profit organization “Cornerstones” holds a program concerning foster parenting on Tuesday night, May 17th in Cameron.  The program is called “The Most Rewarding Challenge : An Introduction to Foster Parenting”. Organizers say the program has no obligations, just information. It is Tuesday, May 17th from 6 to 7 o’clock in the evening at the […]

Daviess County Courthouse

Gallatin Board of Aldermen approves tree trimming work near GHS, continues street projects

The Gallatin Board of Aldermen has approved the only bid received for trimming and/or removing overgrown trees along a circuit that feeds electricity to the school.  The bid from Sinkhorn Tree Service was $19,500. Crews have been putting in manhole risers for the summer paving of Clay Street.  Keller Construction has been hired for that […]

Grundy County Sheriff, Trenton, Missouri

Grundy County Sheriff reports several arrests

Several arrests are in this mornings’ report from the Grundy County Sheriffs Office. 33-year-old Jennifer Boullion of Laclede faces two felony counts stemming from a January 29th arrest by the Highway Patrol. She is accused of possession of methamphetamine and resisting arrest for a felony. Bond is 20 thousand dollars cash. 25-year-old Spickard resident, Cody […]

Rollover Accident

Two teenage girls injured in accidents near Hamilton and rural Clinton County

Single vehicle, roll over, accidents last evening in two counties injured teenage drivers. The highway patrol listed 16 year old Alexes Latimer of Hamilton with minor injuries and was taken by ambulance to Cameron Regional Medical Center. The accident was near Hamilton early last evening. According to the patrol report, the southbound car Ms. Latimer was […]

finances or man's hand sorting money

Importance of personal financial planning for graduating Seniors

Here are some specific steps that all graduating seniors should take. Actually, this is good advice for everyone, no matter when or if you’ve graduated from college. Become financially literate Unfortunately, financial literacy in the United States is not widespread. Most high school students fail a personal finance exam (less than 50% of questions answered […]

Livingston County sheriff

Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox reports on recent calls for service and investigations

Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox has released a report on recent activities and incidents. The Livingston County Sheriff and Missouri State Highway Patrol continued an investigation in rural Livingston County. That investigation involved searching property and seizing alleged evidence from one or more crimes in Livingston County. Additional search, interviews, and investigation is still taking […]

City of Trenton

Trenton City Council discusses raising sewer rates

The Trenton City Council has voted to resume advertising to seek applications for the vacant City Administrator’s position.  The advertisement will be placed through the Missouri Municipal League.  It was mentioned the advertising cost for a 30 day period is $40.00 to $45.00. City Clerk Cindy Simpson is serving as Interim City Administrator following the […]

Fall Turkey Hunting Season

Spring turkey season ends with 44,187 birds harvested in Missouri

Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation shows that turkey hunters checked 44,187 birds during Missouri’s 2016 regular spring turkey season April 18 through May 8. Top harvest counties were Franklin with 961 birds checked, St. Clair with 878, and Texas with 861. Young turkey hunters harvested 4,167 birds during the 2016 spring youth […]