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NCMC Foundation announces Bill Ausmus faculty/staff mini-grant recipients

North Central Missouri College Foundation announces the spring and fall 2021 recipients of the Bill Ausmus Faculty/Staff Mini-Grant. Projects receiving funding for the spring 2021 semester included Student Support Services Learn Science with Models and the Tutoring Center Better Snacks = Better Grades. The project awarded funding for the fall 2021 semester was the Science […]

Lillian DesMarias Youth Library

“Visit Whoville” at the Lillian DesMarias Youth Library in Chillicothe

The Lillian DesMarias Youth Library invites you to “Visit Whoville” at the Lillian DesMarias Youth Library on November 20 from 1-3 pm. Children will be able to have a picture taken with the “mean one” himself, The Grinch. There will be several grinchy crafts for the kiddos to enjoy and snacks to fill their belly. […]

Crowder State Park

Crowder State Park to host guided hikes on October 23 and October 30

Park staff members at Crowder State Park invite the public to the campground amphitheater at 10 a.m. Saturday, October 23, 2021, for a guided 2-mile hike on Redbud Trail. Park staff will discuss plants, trees, and animals along the way. Redbud Trail is a moderately rugged trail that allows visitors to cross several dry creek […]

Calamity Jane Days

Audio: A multitude of activities take place this weekend in Princeton during Calamity Jane Days

Multiple activities will be held at Calamity Jane Days in Princeton on September 18, 2021. Some of the activities will be geared toward children. Princeton Chamber of Commerce President Amy Cool says one of those activities will be pony rides and There will be a petting zoo.     Cool notes other activities for children […]

Mercer Homecoming

Fundraisers to be held at Mercer Homecoming

Information has been released on fundraisers planned during Mercer Homecoming this weekend. The Ragan-Hickman American Legion Auxiliary of Mercer will serve sandwiches, snack foods, and drinks in the community building in Mercer on September 3rd from 5 to 8 p.m. The auxiliary will serve fried chicken, sandwiches, snacks, and drinks in the community building on […]

Class Reunion Black and Gold

Audio: A multitude of activities are on tap for the annual Trenton High School Alumni Reunion

Activities are planned for September 4th and 5th as part of the Trenton High School Alumni Reunion. The All-Alumni Open House and Registration will be in the THS Commons on September 4th from 9 o’clock to noon. THS Alumni Association and Foundation Trust for THS Spokesperson Kevin Bailey says the free event, hosted by the […]

Person in Kayak on River enjoying float trip

Missouri Department of Conservation offers free guided Grand River float trip on September 16

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer a free guided float trip on the Grand River from 3 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 16, 2021. This float is for participants ages 14 and older. It is not a float trip for beginners. Participants must have some canoe and kayak paddling experience. The Grand […]

University of Missouri Bradford Research Center

Free plant diagnostic services offered during July 8 MU Field Day

Farmers can bring samples of damaged soybean, corn, and wheat crops for free diagnosis at the University of Missouri Extension Pest Management Field Day on July 8. MU Plant Diagnostic Clinic director Peng Tian and other MU scientists will check plants on-site for damage by diseases, herbicides, insects, and weeds, says MU Extension weed specialist […]

Missouri Farming Tractor Cruise, Northwest

Eighth-annual Missouri Farm Bureau tractor cruise registration now open

Missouri Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture is holding its eighth annual Keep Missouri Farming Tractor Cruise on July 17, 2021. Tractors will travel through Atchison County on a 38-mile loop. The event will begin and end at Liles Enterprises, 31792 State Highway W, Fairfax, MO 64446.  “The Foundation Tractor Cruise is one of the best […]

Rotary Website

Trenton Rotary Club hears presentation from Green Hills Head Start specialists

Green Hills Head Start Family Engagement Specialist Lisa McLain and Enrollment Specialist Jenny Lewis spoke at the Trenton Rotary Club meeting on June 17. The program serves children from prenatal to five years old in the nine-county Green Hills area. Head Start is funded by a federal grant to serve 188 children from three to […]

Summer Food Service Program

Online map and text number will help families locate summer food programs

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services has been helping families in need during the COVID-19 public health emergency. Through the Summer Food Service Program, thousands of meals have been provided and will continue to be provided all summer. The program is designed to provide breakfast, lunch, and/or snacks to children living in eligible […]