Summer school prep underway in Trenton R-9 District

Preparations are underway for Trenton R-9’s summer school program.  Classes at S.M. Rissler Elementary School will involve students entering kindergarten up through the 9th grade.  Summer school will meet from Monday, May 23rd through Friday, June 24th — weekdays from 7:30 to 3 o’clock.  Bus transportation will be provided.  Breakfast and lunch will be served […]

Conference looks at opportunities with small acreages, April 2 in St. Joseph

Small acreages offer a variety of ways to generate income, ranging from raising fruits, vegetables, meat and poultry to enhancing your property for outdoor recreation or agritourism. A University of Missouri Extension conference, April 2 in St. Joseph, will explore opportunities to put small acreages to work. The third annual Small Acreage and Land Entrepreneurs […]

MoDOT: Upcoming road work for week of March 7 through March 13 in North Missouri

The following is a listing of general highway maintenance and construction work in the Northwest Missouri region planned for the week of March 7 – 13 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 the […]

Trenton Park Department announces summer job opportunities

The Trenton Park Department and Trenton Park Board are accepting applications for jobs.  They include seasonal park maintenance, lifeguarding, and an Assistant Manager opening at the Trenton Family Aquatics Center. The notice list the lifeguard and Assistant Manager jobs for this summer. Application forms for all of these positions are available at Trenton City Hall, […]

North Central Missouri Regional Water Commission

North Central Missouri Regional Water Commission near end of land acquisition for East Locust Creek Project

The North Central Missouri Regional Water Commission says it’s approaching the end of land acquisition for the East Locust Creek reservoir project. There are still ten individual property owners, the Boynton Church, and Missouri Department of Transportation properties to be addressed. The commission reports it remains in active negotiations on all parcels, with several properties […]

Former Albany, Mo. band director accused of sex crimes goes to court

(St. Joseph News Press) – The former band director for Albany High School and the Albany R-III School District returned to court Wednesday for a preliminary hearing. Defense attorney Richard Jacoby waived Christopher Hensley’s right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday and the court transferred the case to Circuit Court for a possible trial. Circuit Judge Roger […]

Livingston County Sheriff’s Department keeps busy: Incidents, arrests, investigations and transports

February 18 Deputy Sheriff/School Resource Officer Mike Lewis filed a report with this office regarding an alleged assault between two juvenile students at the Chillicothe High School. School officials, parents, and juvenile authorities are aware of the incident. Investigation continues. February 21 the LCSO began an investigation of reported Trespassing and Peace Disturbance from a […]