Veterans Foreign Wars

With community support, organizers hope to complete $500,000 remodel of Trenton VFW post

Joseph L. Norton VFW Post 919 plans to remodel its hall at 919 Washington Street in Trenton. Commander Tony Ralston says the anticipated $500,000 remodel would make the building ADA compliant and handicap accessible with a lift elevator. Several other upgrades are planned to make the VFW Hall a “safe place for veterans,” including installing […]

Vietnam Veteran

Audio: Tony Ralston, Don Altes and Sam Smith talk about their experiences in Vietnam

KTTN’s Open Line interview this week featured three Veterans from Trenton discussing their experiences in serving their country during the Vietnam War. Today is recognized in Missouri as Vietnam Veterans Day which included a program this morning at the state capitol in Jefferson City. Wreath-laying ceremonies were at 12 Noon in national cemeteries. Open Line […]

Trenton Fire Department

Learn all about the tax issue: Trenton Fire Tax “Sparks” interest

A Trenton committee promoting the city sales tax issue for the fire department points out home and business owners could see lower insurance premiums once a proposed fire training facility is established at Trenton.  Part of the revenue generated by a one-quarter of a cent sales tax is earmarked for firefighter training locally and from […]