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Trenton R-9 Staff present program on Bright Futures to Trenton Rotary

Rissler Elementary School counselors Teri Critten and Leslie Woodard, as well as Trenton R-9 School Superintendent Dan Wiebers, talked to the Trenton Rotary Club about the Bright Futures program Thursday. They explained that Bright Futures helps businesses, human service agencies, faith-based organizations, and parent groups to partner with the district to quickly and efficiently meet […]

Wright Memorial Hospital

Green Hills Medical Clinic doctors and staff to move to Wright Memorial Physicians Group

Green Hills Medical Clinic Doctor Jennifer Bowe, Nurse Practitioner Sydney Arnold, and staff will move to Wright Memorial Physicians’ Group in Trenton next month.  They will begin seeing patients at the Physicians’ Group October 2 and Bowe says she and her staff will still provide the highest level of care to patients. Bowe is originally from […]

Dr Gaekwad

Doctor Bob Gaekwad joins staff of Wright Memorial Hospital

Wright Memorial Hospital in Trenton welcomes a general surgeon to its medical team. Doctor Bob Gaekwad will join Doctor Andrew Johnson in providing general surgery services to the region at Wright Memorial as well as Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe and Pershing Memorial Hospital in Brookfield. Gaekwad will begin treating patients at Wright Memorial towards […]

Rodney Thomas

Court date set for Maysville teacher accused of sexual contact with students

The Maysville school district reports Instructor Rodney Thomas has been placed on administrative leave from his job as a junior high math teacher and a coach with the wrestling program. The 39-year-old Thomas was arrested on multiple alleged sexual contact accusations and related charges in DeKalb County. A statement from the Maysville school indicates Thomas has […]

Pleasant View R-6 School

Pleasant View R-6 School to hold basketball fundraiser

Pleasant View R-6 School will host a faculty and staff versus students basketball game and an alumni basketball game in the school’s gym Saturday, March 25th starting at 6 o’clock. A kindergarten through fourth-grade cheerleading performance will be held during the halftime of the faculty and staff versus students game. A basketball shootout will be […]

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Missouri Public Service Commission sets intervention deadline for Grain Belt Express

The Grain Belt Express Clean Line LLC otherwise known as the Grain Belt Express has filed an application with the Missouri Public Service Commission seeking a certificate of convenience and necessity to construct, own, operate, and maintain a high voltage, direct current transmission line, and associated facilities within Buchanan, Clinton, Caldwell, Carroll, Chariton, Randolph, Monroe […]

Chillicothe Fire Department recognized as”Fire Department of the Year” by Missouri Fire Fighters Association

The Fire Fighters Association of Missouri has named The Chillicothe Fire Department as “Department Of The Year” for 2016. The FFAM serves 7, 533 members and 367 fire departments. The award was presented to the department at the FFAM 62 annual convention held at Tan Tara resort. The Chillicothe Fire Department is a progressive Department with […]

Trenton R-9 school district hires new staff members

Trenton R-9 school district hires new staff members

  Among the new hires for next year in the Trenton R-9 school district is Amy Franklin, originally from Mount Ayr, Iowa. She will take the business teaching position replacing Mitch Holder who will become director of the vocational school in Marshall. Mrs. Franklin, a graduate of Northwest Missouri State in Maryville, has taught 12 years in the Pleasant […]

Senator Roy Blunt’s Mobile Office To visit Mercer, Grundy, Daviess Counties

Missouri Senator Roy Blunt’s staff will be visiting various locations on Tuesday, March 15th to hear concerns from citizens. The first stop will be from 9:00am-10:00am at the Mercer County Courthouse. The second stop of the day is from 10:30am-11:30am at the Grundy County Courthouse, with the final stop of the day from 3:00pm-4:00pm at […]

Trenton School Board: Topics include Salary Schedules, Staff Resignations, Honor Students

Employee salary schedules were adopted; three staff resignations were accepted; and a proposal was approved to have additional honor graduates at Trenton High School. These were among the actions taken last evening during a Trenton R-9 board meeting. Adjustments with the salary schedules for certified and non certified staff are projected to cost an estimated […]

Pleasant View to host Alumni, staff, and student basketball event

The Pleasant View School District will host an evening of basketball games, with a dessert and quilt auction, on Thursday night, March 10th at the Pleasant View gymnasium southeast of Trenton.  Regular admission prices will be charged, with a regular concession stand, including pulled pork sandwiches. The dessert and quilt auction will be held between […]