Simpson Park Sign

Freedom Festival to take place in Chillicothe July 3rd

The 2016 Freedom Festival in Chillicothe, MO will be held Sunday evening, July 3rd, 2016 (weather permitting) beginning at 5:00 pm in Simpson Park, next to Chilli Bay Water Park. The fireworks will once again be launched from the Chillicothe Country Club golf course. Scott Rule, Freedom Festival committee chair, is thrilled with the response from sponsors this year.  Rule says, […]

Darin Bryan FCA races will be Memorial Day morning at Simpson Park

The annual Darin Bryan 5 and 10 kilometer walk or run is Monday morning (Memorial Day) at Simpson Park in Chillicothe.  Proceeds will be used to send area athletes to the Fellowship of Christian Athletes leadership camp this summer. Athletes from several area communities (Trenton, Chillicothe, Brookfield, Marceline, Meadville, Tina, Avalon, Carrollton, and Marshall) have […]

Coffee in a cup

Chillicothe Mayor Chuck Haney to host coffee/public meeting May 18th

Chillicothe Mayor Chuck Haney will host a coffee and public meeting next Wednesday May 18th at the Rotary Club shelter house in Simpson Park of Chillicothe. It will begin at 10 o’clock that morning. Guest speakers will be Parks and Recreation Director Josh Norris and General Manager of Green Hill Golf Course Craig Sager. City Administrator […]

Work planned on bridge at Chillicothe’s Simpson Park, starting Monday

City of Chillicothe Street Department will be replacing the floor of the bridge inside Simpson Park – beginning on Monday April 11th if the weather conditions allow. Street Superintendent at Chillicothe, Barry Arthur, says the bridge appears to be good from the outside, but it is deteriorating on the side under the pavement, not as visible to […]