Calamity Jane Days

Miss Calamity Jane crowned Saturday night in Princeton

Crowned Miss Calamity Jane Saturday night at Princeton was Princeton High School Senior Haley Johnson. Another Princeton High School Senior, Shambree Hagan, was the first runner-up. Princeton High School Junior Kasen Purdun was the second runner-up. Haley Johnson will participate in Calamity Jane Days Festival events, plus other Princeton Chamber of Commerce activities.

City Council

Calamity Jane Days topic of Princeton City Council meeting

The Princeton City Council has approved several requests from the Chamber of Commerce for service contracts for entertainment during the Calamity Jane Days festival, which runs from September 16 through the 18th. A total of $525.00 was allocated for school bands in the parade, drumline, and battle of the bands. The Ambassadors band is to […]

City of Trenton

Trenton City Council to draft ordinance allowing extended days for fireworks

The Trenton City Council is to hold a special meeting Thursday morning to consider an ordinance to change when fireworks may be discharged in the city. Currently, fireworks only can be discharged in Trenton on July 4th between 8 in the morning and midnight. The ordinance to be considered Thursday morning by the city council […]

Trenton VFW members conduct flag raising ceremony on Memorial Day

Trenton VFW members conduct flag raising ceremony on Memorial Day

Under sunny skies, light winds, birds chirping, and approximately 75 people watching, VFW Post 919 at Trenton conducted a flag raising ceremony and rifle salute Monday morning, Memorial Day, to officially open up the Grundy County Museum properties for this season. While VFW members were hoisting the U.S. flag out in front of the Baker one-room school, […]

Dunn Ranch Prairie

“Prairie Days” activities planned for Harrison County’s Dunn Ranch, final weekend of June

Northwest Missouri’s grassland heritage will be celebrated at Prairie Days June 24-25 at Dunn Ranch in Harrison County. Bison, butterflies, birds and native plants that support them will be on display. Experts will interpret prairie ecology at a free event sponsored by the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC), The Nature Conservancy, and the Missouri Prairie […]

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Circuit Court news from Grundy County

In the Associate Division of Grundy County Circuit Court, 41-year old Toby Street of Trenton has waived a preliminary hearing and was bound over to Division 1 of Circuit Court on charges accusing felony possession of methamphetamine and possessing numerous smoking devices, intended to be used with methamphetamine.  A charge accusing Street with misdemeanor passing […]