Chillicothe FFA students in fall speaking competition

Chillicothe FFA students compete in Fall speaking contest

Chillicothe FFA students recently participated in the Area II Fall Speaking Contest in Gallatin. Jaime Albertson competed in the Missouri Farm Bureau Contest, Madelyn Warren competed in the Missouri Pork Producers Contest, Marley Anderson competed in the Missouri Institute of Cooperatives, Sarah Mason competed in the Missouri Teach Ag, Meredith Oesch competed in the Missouri […]

Missouri Livestock Symposium classic tractor contest entries due November 14

Entry forms for the 2016 Missouri Livestock Symposium Classic Tractor Contest are due November 14, according to Garry L Mathes, chair of the Symposium planning committee.  Entry information may be found on the website or by calling 660-665-9866.  The classic tractor contest is co-sponsored by the Missouri Livestock Symposium and KTVO.  The tractors will be […]

Missouri Day Festival

Missouri Day Festival contest winners announced

Contest winners were recognized last night during the opening ceremonies of the Missouri Day Festival in Trenton. For window decorating, first place and a $50.00 cash prize sponsored by the Farmer’s Bank of Northern Missouri goes to members of the Oak Leaf Achievers 4-H club which set up their display here at KTTN Radio. Second place […]

Missouri Day Festival

Deadline for entering Missouri Day yard/scarecrow contest October 13

The Missouri Day Festival deadline for entering window and yard decorating contests is October 11th. Businesses and organizations wishing to have entries judged in the window decorating contest should contact the Trenton area Chamber of Commerce or Jackie Soptic in Trenton. The contest, sponsored by Farmers Bank of Northern Missouri, has first and second place […]

Scrappy Quilters to host show during Missouri Day Festival

The Scrappy Quilters Quilt Guild will host a show during the Missouri Day Festival at Trenton. The quilt show will be held October 14th through 16th at the former J.C. Penney store location at Eastgate Shopping Center. There will be both judged and non-judged competition with categories to include hand quilted, machine quilted, wearable or […]

Calamity Jane Days

A preview of Calamity Jane Days in Princeton September 16

Calamity Jane Days at Princeton starts September 16th and ends on the 18th with a theme, this year being ‘Old Time Calamity Jane.’  Organizers hope to bring back the good old days by encouraging folks to wear clothing worn in those days more than 150 years ago. Friday includes a tractor cruise involving more than 50 tractors traveling in […]

Farmers Electric Cooperative announces Gallatin, Chillicothe girls as essay contest winners

Winners in the 53rd annual Farmers Electric Cooperative essay contest.  Two area junior won all-expense paid trips to Washington, D.C.  Three sophomores won all-expense paid trips to the Cooperative Youth Conference & Leadership Experience (CYCLE) conference in Jefferson City. Gallatin High School junior Mattison Ishmael has won the annual youth tour to Washington essay contest. […]

Trenton High School junior, Mariah Fox, wins public speaking contest

Trenton High School junior, Mariah Fox, wins public speaking contest

Trenton High School junior Mariah Fox of rural Laredo won first place Wednesday, March 30,  at the Missouri Institute of Cooperatives FFA public speaking state contest held in Columbia. Her speech was entitled “cooperative enterprises build a better world.”  Miss Fox receives a plaque and cash prize for herself as well as a cash prize for her chapter, […]