Milan, MO


Sullivan County Public Water Supply District issue boil advisory

Sullivan County Public Water Supply District Number 1 has issued a precautionary boil advisory until further notice. The advisory affects customers on Route UU west of Valley Road, Woodland Road, Estes Drive, Wizard Road, White Road, and Duvall Road. It also affects customers on Highway 5 north of Browning to Denver Drive.
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North Central Missouri College

North Central Missouri College Main campus in Trenton, MO, kicked off its holiday tradition of lighting the tree and lights located in front of Geyer Hall for students and staff in their annual Light the Way event. NCMC launched the holiday season on campus on November 30th with a reading of The Night Before Christmas by distinguished alumni Phyllis Jackson, a welcome from Vice President of Student Affairs, Dr. Kristen Alley and Student Senate President Carli Beck, caroling led by English Instructor Amy Guthrie, and the official tree lighting countdown.

Two area churches to hold musical programs on December 18th

Music programs will be held at area churches on December 18th. Rural Dale Church east of Trenton on Highway 6 will hold “The Word Became Flesh” Christmas Cantata at 10:45 am. The singers will tell the story of Christ’s birth. The Honey Creek Chapel Christian Church northeast...

MoDOT Roadwork For Week Of December 5th

The Missouri Department of Transportation roadwork continues as weather permits. This includes pothole patching throughout Northwest Missouri. Scheduled work for the week of December 5th for the local counties includes:. Carroll County. US 24/65 – Bridge rehabilitation project at the bridge over Route 10, Outer Road US 24 and Norfolk...

Allocco scores 19, Princeton takes down Drexel 83-63

PHILADELPHIA — Led by Matt Allocco’s 19 points, the Princeton Tigers defeated the Drexel Dragons 83-63 on Saturday. The Tigers improved to 6-2 with the win and the Dragons fell to 4-5. Article Topic Follows: AP National Sports. BE PART OF THE CONVERSATION. ABC 17 News is committed...

Kirksville School District weighing transportation options for students

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. — The Kirksville School District will soon be weighing transportation options for students. After 88 years, the Weber family is retiring from bus services. “It has been an honor to serve the school district and the community for all these years," said Shannon Weber. The district will...

Roy Blunt Reservoir Receives An Additional $45 Million

More than $45 million dollars in grants and loans from the USDA – Rural Development will provide the funds needed to complete the Roy Blunt Reservoir near Milan. Brad Scott with the North Central Missouri Regional Water Commission says the head of Missouri’s USDA-Rural Development made the presentation.

Novinger/Tri-County Tournament Updates

Two area high school basketball tournaments are nearing their end as the weekend grows closer. Atlanta squared up with Grundy County in both boys and girls basketball with each coming up with a win. In the Tri-Rivers Classic, the home team, Schuyler County, looked to make history, vying for their...

Boil advisories issued for portions of Grundy and Mercer counties

Grundy County Public Water Supply District Number 1 has issued a boil advisory until further notice due to another water main break. The advisory’s boundaries are Northeast 80th Street and Northwest 80th Street on the north, Muddy Creek on the east, the Trenton city limits on the south, and the Weldon River on the west.

Teen injured in northeast Missouri crash Monday night

PUTNAM COUNTY, Mo. — A northeast Missouri teen was injured in an evening crash in Putnam County. It happened just before 10:30 p.m. Monday on Highway 129, ten miles north of Unionville. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, an SUV driven by a 17-year-old female, from...

Obituary & Services: Charles Lindley Stephenson

Charles Lindley Stephenson, 72 years old, of Milan, MO, passed away Saturday, November 26th, 2022 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville. Charles was born May 8, 1950, in Reger, MO to Robert and Ila (McClaren) Stephenson. He was preceded in death by his wife, Diana Jones Stephenson, his parents, brother Keith Stephenson, and stepdaughter Shelley Elting Gear. Charles was blessed to have an extended family and is survived by children; Marie Pipes of Altoona, IA, Charles L Stephenson, Jr. (Junior) of Altoona, IA, Jamie Damewood of Clark, MO, Brandi Davis (Pat) of Huntsville, MO, Shawn Elting of Milan; grandchildren Dylan Powless (Rayanna), Samantha Cheney, Kolby Cheney, Makayla Cheney, Josh Regnier, and Mindy Elting; brother David Stephenson (Nedra), sister-in-law Barbara Stephenson; many great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

“Christmas Kickoff” on the Milan Square set for December 10th

Activities are planned next month for the Christmas Kickoff on the Milan Square. The event will start December 10th at 4:30 pm with adult drawing registration. The drawing will be at 5 pm. The mayor’s tree lighting will be at 5:30. The winners of a business and the residential decorating contest will be announced at 5:45.

Tri-Rivers Classic, TSU ahead of bowl game update

Schuyler County hosts their fifth Tri-Rivers Classic Tournament this week, and their boys are moving on. Truman State's football team looks ahead at a chance for three bowl game victories in four years.

ATSU-KCOM alumnus named 2022 AOF Outstanding Resident in Addiction Medicine

A.T. Still University-Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM) alumnus Jasser Khairallah, DO, ’18, has been named the 2022 Outstanding Resident of the Year in Addiction Medicine by the American Osteopathic Foundation (AOF). Dr. Khairallah graduated from ATSU-KCOM in 2018 and completed a residency in family medicine at Yale University...

STRAIT INTO THE RECORD BOOKS: Former Jag scores 1,000th career point

Former Ankeny Centennial basketball standout Hunter Strait reached a milestone on Thursday. He’s also poised to set another record on Saturday. Strait scored a team and personal season-high in points with 21, but it wasn’t enough as the Truman State men’s basketball team dropped a 68-60 decision to Lewis University on Thursday at Romeoville, Ill. The senior guard became the 33rd Truman men’s player to score 1,000 career points.

Barnes Baker Motors sells to Pettijohn Auto Center in Bethany

A change in ownership has been announced for a long time Trenton business. Barnes Baker Motors is being sold to the Pettijohn Auto Center in Bethany. The deal is effective December 1, 2022. After a career spanning 41 and a half years in the automobile business, Brent Wyant is retiring....

Wilson Township in Grundy County to have multiple positions up for election

Wilson Township in Grundy County will have multiple positions up for election and will have a measure on the ballot on April 4th. Open positions are one trustee, two board members, and one clerk. Each position will have a two-year term. Candidates can file December 6th through 27th by calling...