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Nuisance officer and downtown buildings dominate Trenton Administrative Committee meeting

Discussion of two topics dominated a meeting last night of the Trenton City Councils’ Administrative Committee. One involved downtown buildings with the other designating one person to handle nuisance violations on behalf of the city. For the last few years, Trenton Police officers have been responsible for investigating nuisances such as tall weeds, automobile parts; […]

Gavel and Law book

Two appear in court in case involving Chillicothe crash that claimed life of Danette Rardon

Two individuals appeared in Livingston County Circuit Court today on felony charges stemming from a late November crash in downtown Chillicothe that claimed the life of another person and seriously injured a young girl. One waived a preliminary hearing while the other received a continuance until next month. According to online court information, 23-year-old Shawn […]

Wright Memorial Hospital

David Bain named as Wright Memorial Hospital Foundation Development Officer

Wright Memorial Hospital Foundation announced the selection of a new Foundation Development Officer. David Bain of Trenton is a lifelong resident of Trenton, noting he has a special place in his heart for the community and the people, Bain said the Wright Memorial Hospital Foundation plays an important role in the healthcare environment of the […]

Motorcycle rider on the road

Annual “Grandma’s Ride” raises $1,700 for Trenton Fire Department

A motorcycle ride and other fundraising activities generated over $1,700 for the Trenton Fire Department fire prevention and safety efforts. Sunday’s group left from Chumbley’s in Trenton and rode to the Chula Bar and Grill. Activities also included a meal and music. The total amount raised was reported as $1,732. According to the organizer of […]

Water Outage

Trenton Municipal Utilities announces planned water outage and boil advisory

Trenton Municipal Utilities has set a boil advisory for downtown Trenton to start Wednesday, August 30 due to a valve replacement. The advisory will affect Main Street from Ninth to Seventh Streets, Eighth Street from Main Street to Haliburton, and Eighth Street from Laclede to Haliburton. The advisory will begin Wednesday morning at 8 o’clock […]

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Wine walk and “Tunes Under the Moon” coming up Friday night in Chillicothe

Main Street Chillicothe and downtown merchants host a “Wine Walk” and “Tunes Under the Moon” concert on Friday evening in downtown Chillicothe. The wine walk runs from 4 to 8 o’clock.  The public can sample local Missouri wines for $15.00 by visiting participating merchants.  Participants will receive an engraved glass for the sampling, and to […]

NCMC seeks to increase enrollment, add housing options near campus

One of the challenges facing officials of North Central Missouri College is to increase student enrollment.  The outgoing president of NCMC, Dr. Neil Nuttall, discussed enrollment recently, focusing on efforts from his arrival in Trenton in 2005, going up to the present time: Two residence halls (or ‘dorms’) on campus are filled with students on […]