Electoral College Washington

High school students earn top honors in statewide finals of 2017 Constitution Project

The Supreme Court of Missouri has recognized the winners of the 2017 statewide finals of Missouri’s Constitution Project, an intensive, experiential competition in which high school students gain experience in the fields of journalism, crime scene investigation and trial advocacy. Individuals from twelve schools earned awards in this statewide competition, now in its fifth year, […]


30 graduates from Mercer County receive Gene Kauffman Scholarships

A total of 30 female graduates of North Mercer and Princeton high schools received scholarships to attend Missouri colleges and universities during the fall semester. The financial assistance was made available by the Gene Kauffman Scholarship Foundation in Mercer County. Collectively, the 30 women benefited from more than $93, 300 in scholarship money so they […]

Students attend Hundley-Whaley Research Center Agriscience Day in Albany

Students attend Hundley-Whaley Research Center Agriscience Day in Albany

Students from the Ag Management and Agronomy classes at the Litton Agriculture Campus attended the MU Hundley-Whaley Research Center Agriscience Day in Albany. The students had the opportunity to visit 19 learning stations which included Fire Safety, Computers on the Farm, Soil Pit Demo, Drones for Ag Use, Fistulated Cow, Scouting Corn & Soybeans, Precision […]

Apply Missouri Website

Apply Missouri helps students find ‘best fit’ for college

More than 130 Missouri high schools are participating in the Apply Missouri program this fall to help students submit college applications and prepare for education beyond high school. High school staff, assisted by volunteers with college advising and admissions experience, work one-on-one with seniors during the school day to help them complete applications to one […]

University Of Missouri

Missouri Land Grant Compact will provide access to Missouri residents

The University of Missouri Chancellor Alexander Cartwright and Vice Provost for Enrollment Management Pelema Morrice signed the Missouri Land Grant Compact, which will expand higher education access and affordability at MU for Missouri residents for generations to come. As part of the compact, MU will offer the Missouri Land Grant and Missouri Land Grant Honors […]

Area students participate in conference

Two area high school students participated in the Missouri Electric Cooperative Youth Conference and Leadership Experience Program. Grundy Electric Cooperative of Trenton sponsored Ella Leininger of Laredo and Lauren Cox of Princeton attending the conference in Jefferson City last week. The conference gives high school students an opportunity to learn first-hand what it is like […]

Grundy County Health Department

123 students take part in Grundy County Health Fair

One hundred twenty-three students received health screenings at the Grundy County School Health Fair at the First Christian Church in Trenton Tuesday. The students also received free school supplies. The health fair featured educational displays by North Central Missouri College Nursing Program students and community partners that provide services to children and families. The Missouri […]

Two area students participate in Missouri Electric Youth Tour to Washington, D. C

Two local delegates participated in the 54th Annual Missouri Electric Youth Tour to Washington, D. C. June 9th through 15th. Mady Williams of Laredo and Dereck Bowman of Bethany joined other high school students on the seven-day tour, which gave them a firsthand look at what is it like to be involved in politics, leadership […]