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Four Booked For Livingston County

The Livingston County Sheriff’s Department reports four bookings Thursday at area jails. At 7:30 am, 60-year-old William Earl Stoner was arrested by Chillicothe Police Department for alleged possession for a controlled substance. Bond was set at $2,500. At about 9:45 am, 50-year-old Brian Elroy Searle was arrested by Buchanan...
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Gilliland pleads guilty in death of Trammell

Bethany, MO: Travis Gilliland, 42, of Ridgeway, who was scheduled to go on trial this week in the shooting of Lynn Trammell, pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of involuntary manslaughter in the second degree on Dec. 1 in Harrison County Circuit Court. How useful was this post?. Click on...

Missouri State Highway Patrol reports 3 arrests in north Missouri on Thursday

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is reporting three arrests on Thursday, December 8 2022. A Brookfield man was arrested late Wednesday afternoon by the Highway Patrol in Linn County. Sixty-two-year-old Jeffery Hurdle has been accused of driving while intoxicated and driving while his license was revoked – third or subsequent offense. Hurdle also was wanted on an Adair County warrant for driving while revoked. He was taken to the Adair County Jail and was listed as bondable.

St Joseph Man Arrested on Outstanding Warrant

(HARRISON COUNTY, MO) – A St Joseph man was arrested Wednesday in Harrison County on an outstanding warrant. At 11 A.M. the Missouri State Highway Patrol arrested 25-year-old Triston J. Kuehner who was wanted on a Buchanan County Sherriff’s Office misdemeanor warrant for a traffic violation. Kuehner was...

Western District Commissioner Moving

A member of the Livingston County Commission will be moving after the start of the new year. Western District Commissioner Dave Mapel confirmed he has sold his house and plans to eventually move to Florida. He says for now he will be living in another property they own that is near their current residence. He says he will continue to service the Western District on the County Commission.

Four Bookings Wednesday At Area Jails

The Livingston County Sheriff’s Department reports four people booked into the area jails Wednesday. 41-year-old Danielle Nicole Turner was arrested by deputies on a Parole warrant and is held at the Macon County Jail with no bond allowed. 42-year-old George Logan Meindardt was arrested by Chillicothe Police Department for...

Trenton Middle School announces “Students of the Month”

The following students have been selected as December students of the month in Trenton Middle School for the character trait “Kindness”:. Lilian Swank, daughter of Stephanie & Justin Swank. Cason Trump, son of Whitney & Clint Trump. 6th grade. Marley Brown, daughter of Leslie Brown and Derek Brown.

Trenton City Council Agenda

Setting the sales tax on recreational marijuana is on the Trenton City Council agenda for Monday. The meeting begins at 7:00 pm at Trenton City Hall. Setting the sales tax on recreational marijuana at 3%. Approving contracts for the purchase of sand and gravel. New business includes the approval of...

Booked Following Arrest On Warrant

One new booking at an area jail was reported by the Livingston County Sheriff’s Department on Tuesday. Chillicothe Police Department arrested 20-year-old John Marvin Goodwin on a Caldwell County Parole warrant and for alleged possession of a controlled substance. He is held at the Caldwell County Detention Center with bond set at $10,000.

Flu Cases Rising In Livingston County

The number of reported flu cases is rising. Ann Burchette from the Livingston County Health Center says there was a considerable jump in the past 2 weeks. Burchette says prevention and protecting yourself and others are recommended. She says vaccination for flu and COVID are recommended.

New “Century Farm” owners in the Green Hills Region recognized

A number of farms in the Green Hills Region have received Missouri Century Farm designations in 2022. Individuals recognized as owning Century Farms include:. Caldwell County owners are Michael and Judy Baker, and Virgil Gentry. Daviess County Century Farms include those belonging to John Pulley and Barrie and Julie Bothwell.

The historic Art Deco styled Plaza Hotel that opened in 1930 in Trenton, Missouri was converted to an apartment building

Plaza Hotel, Trenton, Missouri.Photo byKeith Snyder, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons. You can't miss the Modern Movement Art Deco style of the historic Plaza Hotel on a drive-by. This five-story building was constructed out of reinforced concrete in 1929-1930 in Trenton, Missouri. In 2001, this 93-year-old building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Traffic Shift In Grundy County

Traffic on the US 65 bridge over Missouri Highway 6 in Grundy County will shift onto the newly completed bridge deck. The contractor began stage one in October 2022. The bridge was narrowed to one lane with temporary traffic signals directing motorists through the work zone while crews worked in the closed lane. Traffic will be shifted to the newly completed side for stage two. Temporary traffic signals will continue to direct motorists through the work zone.

Hannibal Man in Grundy County Court Next Week on Four Charges

A Hannibal man facing four charges in Grundy County Court will appear for a bond appearance hearing next week. Court documents say Curtis Scott Wheelbarger faces charges for a felony of stealing 750 dollars or more, a felony for attempted stealing of 750 dollars or more, felony unlawful use of a weapon, and misdemeanor second-degree property damage.

Woman facing murder charge in Livingston County has jury trial scheduled for May 15th in Clinton County

A jury trial has been scheduled in Clinton County for a woman charged with first-degree murder in connection with the death of a hospital patient in Chillicothe. The trial for 42-year-old Jennifer Anne Hall is set for May 15th through 19th. A pre-trial conference is scheduled for April 4th. Hall’s motion to disqualify the prosecutor was heard and overruled.

Where Should High School Seniors Be in the Financial Aid Process?

TRENTON, MO – With almost half of the school year complete many high school seniors are thinking about their next step. Financial aid plays a big role in the college-decision making process. Kimberly Meeker is the Financial Aid Director at North Central Missouri College in Trenton. She explains where students should be in the financial aid process.

Route 65 Bridge Rehab in Trenton to Begin Phase Two Today

The Grundy County U.S. Route 65 bridge over Route 6 in Trenton is currently undergoing a rehabilitation project. Contractors working with the Missouri Department of Transportation, are constructing the rehabilitation in two stages. Stage one began in October 2022. The bridge was narrowed to one lane with temporary traffic signals...

NCMC Faculty and Staff Recognized at MCCA

(L to R) Brenda Ferguson, Sarah Bonnett, Jennifer Triplett, Lindsay Oram. Selected faculty and staff were honored at the annual MCCA convention for their service to North Central Missouri College, students, and community college. Those recognized were Sarah Bonnett, Lead Custodian; Brenda Ferguson, Clinical Instructor; Dr. Lindsay Oram, Psychology Instructor; and Jennifer Triplett, Chief Information Officer.