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Audio: Art’s Alive to present “A Christmas Carol” at Hoover Theater in Trenton

Art’s Alive will present A Christmas Carol at the Hoover Theater in the Grundy County Jewett Norris Library of Trenton starting next week. Performances will be December 4th at 2 and 7 o’clock and December 5th at 2 o’clock. Director Ann Plumb says she chose A Christmas Carol because it is well known and fun. […]

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Trenton High School band students receive gold, silver and bronze ratings in virtual competition

Among the band students at Trenton High School, Instructor Ethan Stewart reports Sarah Tobias received a gold rating for her flute solo. Silver ratings were earned by Connor Campbell and Shayla Chapman, both with clarinet solos. Shayla Chapman got a bronze rating for a french horn solo in the state-level instrumental contests held virtually.

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Grand River Valley Choir and Orchestra to forgo full ensemble winter concert

The Grand River Valley Choir and Orchestra has decided to forgo a full ensemble winter concert in December due to COVID-19 precautions. Conductors Linda Arnold, Tyler Busick, and Buddy Hannaford say they have determined a virtual recital will be held on December 12th in place of the full ensemble concert. The recital will consist of […]

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THS Band students perform at festival in Columbia

Six soloists from the Trenton High School band performed at the State Solo and Small Ensemble Festival in Columbia on Friday. Instrumental Music Instructor Tim Gilham reports freshman Caleb Johnson received gold on a tuba solo. Students receiving silver on solos included freshman Mari Atup on flute, junior Mackenzie Klinginsmith clarinet, sophomore Amanda Parrack sax, […]

Mari Atup, a freshman on flute; Caleb Johnson, a freshman, on tuba; Trager Leeper, also a freshman, on trumpet; Mackenzie Klinginsmith, a junior, with a clarinet solo; Amanda Parrack, a sophomore, on the tenor sax; and Nicole Rodriguez, a senior, with a tuba solo

Six members of Trenton High School Band qualify for state competition

Six members of the Trenton High School band have qualified for the state music contests late this month in Columbia, however, the instrumental competition on the district level was held Saturday in St. Joseph. Trenton students earning exemplary for their solos include Mari Atup, a freshman on flute; Caleb Johnson, a freshman, on tuba; Trager […]

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Gallatin FFA members selected to perform onstage at National FFA Convention & Expo

Several area FFA members including Jacob Wilson, Macie McNeely and Bethany Bailey who are members of the Gallatin FFA chapter will be on stage and in the spotlight October 24 through the 27th during the 2018 National FFA Convention & Expo in Indianapolis. Wilson, a senior and the son of Jason and Abbey Wilson, has […]

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Trenton High School music department nabs top ratings during district evaluations

The Trenton High School instrumental music department had three top ratings of one during district evaluations for solos and small ensembles. Earning the one ratings, also called exemplary, were violin soloist Claire Utley; a saxophone sextet comprised of Ellie Boman, Hannah Ellis, Latorrie Johnson, Emily Kosse, Amanda Parrack, and Jonathan Schlared and a saxophone trio […]