Missouri State Museum

Missouri State Museum debuts new exhibit during opening reception May 29

The Missouri State Museum will debut a new exhibit titled “BOOM!: The Rise and Fall of Missouri’s Black Business Districts” at an opening reception 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 29, in the Missouri State Capitol’s rotunda. An exhibit viewing and reception will follow in the Museum’s History Hall. The reception is sponsored by the […]

MoDOT Mowing

Mowing season begins on Missouri roads

Missouri Department of Transportation crews will soon begin mowing roadsides across the state. “Our mowing focuses on visibility and safety,” said MoDOT State Maintenance Engineer Becky Allmeroth. “Motorists will see tractor mowers near the shoulder of interstates and other busy roadways. Please watch out for our crews, slow down and don’t drive distracted.” Major and […]

Christmas Lights

Christmas lighting contest announced in Mercer County

The Princeton Chamber of Commerce and Grundy Electric Cooperative announce the Christmas lighting contest which is open to all Grundy Electric members in Mercer County. Forms may be picked up at Grundy Electric business office in Princeton. First place in the Christmas lighting contest wins $75.00 with other monetary prizes totaling $50.00 for second and […]

Daviess County Courthouse

Gallatin Aldermen address a multitude of issues at latest meeting

A bid opening meeting is Friday for Gallatin’s proposed water treatment plant. The 10 o’clock session is at the city hall. At a meeting Monday night of the Gallatin Board of Aldermen, it was reported Sinkhorn’s Tree Service completed tree trimming and will finish picking up brush this week. On another note, Gallatin employees have been installing […]

Railroad Crossing

Union Pacific announces railroad crossings to receive gates and lights

Three Union Pacific railroad crossings in Mercer County and one in Grundy County are to receive lights and gates. That’s according to the Missouri Department of Transportation which says the locations are just north of Trenton at northwest 27th Street, Route D at Mill Grove, Main Street at Mercer, and Bison Street north of Mercer. […]

Daviess County Courthouse

Gallatin to repair two streets, change out lights around downtown square, Highway 13

The Gallatin Board of Aldermen, at their meeting earlier this week, accepted bids for repairs to be made on two city streets.  Plans were made to add road rock to another street.  Work on Mill Street will cost nearly $118,000, and the cost will top $108,000 for Clay Street.  Winning bids were submitted by Herzog […]