Prison Sentence

Missouri man sentenced to life plus 72 years in prison for armed robbery conspiracy

A Kansas City, Missouri, man was sentenced in federal court for his role in a three-months-long conspiracy that included more than 27 armed robberies, culminating in the armed robbery of a Walgreens in Blue Springs, Missouri, in which a suspect was fatally shot by law enforcement officers. Shannon R. Thomas, 29, was sentenced by U.S. […]


“Celebrities versus Trenton Heroes” softball game set for Saturday

Coaches have been selected for a pair of softball games in Trenton Saturday night, September 14, 2019, pitting celebrities of the community versus Trenton Heroes. It’s the 11th year for the celebrity softball games which will be played at Griffin Field. This year, the games are dedicated for the late Larry Leininger of Trenton which […]

Cops are Topps

Trenton Police Department participating in “Cops are Topps” program

Royals Charities is partnering with KCP&L to create Kansas City Royals Topps baseball cards to improve relationships in the community. The Trenton Police Department is participating in the program, called Cops are Topps, which will also provide safety tips for children. Children are encouraged to ask Trenton Police officers for baseball cards when emergency lights […]

Grundy R-5 School

Grundy R-5 High School holds award assembly; Students of the Quarter named

Grundy R-V High School held their Award Assembly on May 17th with  Randy Huffman, high school principal, presenting Perfect Attendance Awards for the year to the following four students Weston Carver, Logan Foster, Aiden Gann, & Nicholas Mann-Smiley The Principal’s Award was presented to Macy Saul. The Kansas City Royals offers a Royals Honors Program, […]

Election 2019

Election 2019: A preview of issues voters face at the polls in northern Missouri

Numerous issues highlight election ballots today in cities and counties across the Green Hills Region. Voters within the city of Trenton decide from among four candidates in the race for Mayor. There are two candidates in each of the four wards for the city council. Voters within Trenton township decide between two candidates on the […]

Trenton Chamber of Commerce

Trenton Chamber of Commerce announces additional honorees

Additional honorees have been announced for the Trenton Area Chamber of Commerce annual banquet March 15th. Selected as businesses of the year were Sunnyview Nursing Home and Apartments as well as Modine Manufacturing Company.  To be recognized as an organization of the year is the Green Hills Recreation Association. As announced earlier, Pillars of the […]