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Affordable Care Act enrollment period begins November 1st

Recent news may have some consumers confused about the status of the Affordable Care Act, also known to many as “Obamacare.” The Affordable Care Act remains the law of the land, requiring most Americans to have health insurance. Brenda Procter, co-director of University of Missouri Extension’s Health Insurance Education Initiative says Missouri’s health insurance marketplace is still […]

Upward Bound

Upward Bound now accepting applications from students

Upward Bound is now accepting applications from area high school students. The program serves six school districts: Trenton R-9, Chillicothe R-2, Gallatin R-5, Hamilton R-2, Jamesport Tri-County R-7, and Grundy County R-5 of Galt. Upward Bound assists high school students in preparing for a successful entrance into college through academic year advising, tutoring, and a […]


Open enrollment for Medicare begins October 15th

The next period for “open enrollment” involving Medicare begins October 15th and closes on December 7th. The Grand River Multi-Purpose Center in Chillicothe will provide senior citizens with what’s called “free and unbiased” assistance regarding Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans. Counselors are to be available there on Wednesday mornings, starting October 26th, from […]

NCMC - North Central Missouri College

NCMC Board of Trustees meet, approve agenda items

Among personnel matters approved by the NCMC Board of Trustees during their latest meeting, Carmen Austin will transfer from TRIO program administrative assistant to the role of Upward Bound Coordinator, replacing Ellen Hamilton who is resigning as of October 10th. Rickiann Miller of Brooker, Texas was hired as a personal computer specialist as of November […]