168 take advantage of free sports physicals

The Wright Memorial Physicians Group partnered with the Grundy County Health Department recently to offer area student-athletes an opportunity to receive free sports physical exams. About 168 physicals were provided during the two days they were offered with Physicians Group physicians Jennifer Bowe and Jessica Treece as well as family nurse practitioners Syndney Arnold, Elle […]

Missouri State Fair 2018

Area students among those receiving scholarships from Missouri State Fair Foundation

The Missouri State Fair Foundation Youth in Agriculture committee selected a student from Bucklin to receive a $2,500 scholarship. Audrey Martin will receive the Sydenstricker John Deere of Missouri/Sydenstricker Angus Genetics supreme scholarship during the annual State FFA Convention in Columbia April 20th. Thirty-five other state 4-H and FFA members who are seeking higher education […]

Missouri Farm Bureau

Dawn couple win Missouri Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers Excellence award

A couple from Dawn won the Missouri Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers Excellence in Agriculture Award at the organization’s 103rd annual meeting. Missouri Farm Bureau President Blake Hurst recognized Dylan and Meredith Lange for their involvement in the Farm Bureau, agriculture, and their community. The award recognizes young farmers and ranchers who have not […]

Big Rig Crash

Dawn resident hurt in Monday night crash with big rig on Highway 36

One driver was injured Monday night when a sports utility vehicle and a large truck collided three miles east of Chillicothe. The highway patrol reports 35-year-old Christopher Brannam of Dawn was taken to Hedrick Medical Center with moderate injuries. The driver of a Freightliner, 64-year-old William Schreiner of Chillicothe, was not reported hurt in the […]

Prison Death Row

4 transported to Missouri Department of Corrections to begin serving sentences

The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office received court orders to transport the following individuals to the Missouri Department of Corrections to serve a sentence or attend an in-house program: Timothy Anderson, 62, Dawn –         Probation Violation – DWI – CODS Donald Korona, 42, Buckner   –         Possession of Controlled Substance – 5 years Tiffany L. Midgyett, 27, Chillicothe    […]

Pedestrian accident

Pedestrian from Dawn struck on Livingston County Road 424

Early Monday evening, (6:05 pm) a pedestrian, whom the highway patrol described as jogging on Livingston County Road 424,  was struck by an unknown westbound vehicle. The patrol reports 24-year-oldar old Tia Smith of Dawn received minor injuries and was taken by a private vehicle to Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe. The incident happened approximately […]