Medical Marijuana

Five ballot measures, three for medical marijuana, certified for November ballot

(Missourinet) – Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft certified five ballot measures that will NOT be part of Tuesday’s primary but WILL be on the November     Three of them would legalize the use of marijuana for medical purposes while a fourth would hike the minimum wage and the fifth would change redistricting procedures […]

Caroll County Community Hospital Celebrates Nursing Week

Carroll County Memorial Hospital celebrates Nursing Week

To celebrate and recognize their employees, Carroll County Memorial Hospital holds departmental appreciation weeks throughout the year. Employees are categorized into five groups and are recognized during one of these five special weeks. The second group celebrated was CCMH nursing staff. Departments included were Acute Care, Emergency Department, Home Health, Jefferson Medical Group, and specialty […]

Jamesport Missouri Website

MoDOT presents information to Jamesport City Council on intersection safety

The Jamesport City Council approved Monday evening the purchase of fireworks for an entertainment and firework show. The council approved purchasing $500 worth of fireworks from Bill and Susie Bear to be used at the event July 5th.  The council approved an ordinance authorizing the Daviess County Associate Circuit Court to hear municipal ordinance violations for […]

Democratic Party

Audio: Missouri Democrats think Tuesday’s special election made a major statement

(Missourinet) – Missouri Democrats scored a major victory this week in a special state Senate election. The party’s Lauren Arthur won the race by almost 20 points after a Republican carried the district by 22 points in 2016. Missouri Republican Party Executive Director Sam Cooper thinks the outcome was the result of voting trends in […]

City of Trenton Website

Trenton Board of Adjustments approves several requests, denies 1

Trenton’s Board of Adjustments has approved four requests for zoning variances and denied another proposal during public hearings at city hall. Deputy City Clerk Tracy Maberry said several individuals were present to oppose a request from Gilbert McVay who sought two variances on the construction of a storage building. After discussion, the board voted four […]

Chillicothe Arts Coucil

Voting now open for Chillicothe Area Arts Council officers and board of directors

Members of the Chillicothe Area Arts Council may now vote for the directors and officers for the 2018-2019 term. The proposed slate of officers for the board of directors includes Marilyn Brodmerkle as president, Ed Robertson as vice president, Shelly Turner as secretary, and Gary Miller as treasurer. The proposed slate of directors includes Tom […]

Run For Office news graphic for elections

Candidate filing for August primary begins Tuesday

Candidate filing begins Tuesday, February 27, 2018, subject to the August Primary Election in Missouri. Area courthouses will be the location for candidates to file if they are seeking a county-wide office. For Grundy County, this includes the offices of presiding commissioner, county clerk, associate circuit court judge, clerk of the circuit court/recorder of deeds, […]

Farm Service Agency

Voting begins for 2017 Farm Service Agency county committee elections

The U.S. Department of Agriculture will begin mailing ballots to eligible farmers and ranchers across the country for the 2017 Farm Service Agency county committee elections on Monday, Nov. 6, 2017.  “County committee members play an indispensable role in our efforts to provide assistance to producers,” said FSA Acting Administrator Steve Peterson. “They provide local […]

Absentee Voting

Absentee voting hours set for Saturday, August 5 in Grundy County

Absentee balloting hours have been scheduled this coming Saturday, August 5, in conjunction with the August 8 special election in Grundy County. In addition to regular courthouse office hours on weekdays, absentee balloting can be done at the county clerks’ office this Saturday between 8 and 12 noon. 5 o’clock on Monday, August 7 remains […]

Farm Service Agency

Farm Service Agency extends voting deadline for county committee elections

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Missouri Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, Mark Cadle, today announced that the deadline to submit ballots for the 2016 County Committee Elections has been extended to ensure farmers and ranchers have sufficient time to vote. Eligible voters now have until Dec. 13, 2016, to return ballots to their […]

Grundy/Livingston County clerks to hold extended hours for absentee balloting

The Livingston County Clerks’ office will be open on two consecutive Saturdays for absentee balloting prior to the November 8th general election. The clerks’ office at the Courthouse in Chillicothe will be open October 29th and November 5th from 8:30 to 12:30 to accommodate persons who wish to vote absentee. For Grundy County, the clerk’s office […]

Extended hours set for absentee voting in Presidential Primary in Grundy, Livingston counties

County clerks offices in Grundy and Livingston Counties are among those who’ll be open extended hours Saturday March 12th for persons wishing to vote absentee in the Presidential Primary election in Missouri. The hours march 12th at the Grundy County Clerk’s office are from 8 until noon, with hours at the Livingston County Clerks office […]