William Coyle

Brookfield man arrested on alleged animal abuse; eleven animals seized

Brookfield police report the arrest of 41-year-old William Coyle of Brookfield Friday night following an investigation into a report of alleged animal abuse. Officers recovered eleven animals from a residence in the 100 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue in Brookfield. The animals’ welfare was being evaluated and information was to be forwarded to the Linn […]

United States Presidential Scholars

Kirksville student semifinalist for United States Presidential Scholars program

A Kirksville High School student was selected as a semifinalist for the United States Presidential Scholars. Richard Ma was one of nine Missouri students selected as a semifinalist. U. S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’s office announced two other Missouri students as members of the 54th class of the U. S. Presidential Scholars. Interim Commissioner […]


11 from Trenton High School FBLA program qualify for state competition

Eleven Trenton high school students have qualified for state competition after placing in the district conference involving student members of Future Business Leaders of America. Overall, Trenton students earned 31 medals in 25 events at the district number 19 conference. Qualifying for state FBLA competition were Werthen Gass in 3 categories,  Katerina Black in 2 […]