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Trenton Celebrates With Missouri Day Festival

Trenton’s annual Missouri Days Festival runs through this weekend. Today’s activities begin with the parade at 8:30 am. Going on throughout the day will be the Marching Band Competition, Live Blacksmith Demonstrations, the Grundy County Museum Display “Celebrating Missouri Bicentennial”, the Snappy Quilters Quilt Show, the Thompson House Bus Tour (at Crowder State Park), and two dances.
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Daviess County Health Department to hold flu vaccine clinic for children

The Daviess County Health Department in Gallatin will hold a flu vaccine clinic for children at least six months old. No appointment is necessary for the October 26 clinic which will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. The types of insurance accepted will include Medicaid, Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Healthcare and UMR, Cigna, Aetna, and Ambetter.
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Ridgeway Weather Forecast

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Ridgeway: Saturday, October 16: Sunny during the day; while clear overnight; Sunday, October 17: Sunny during the day; while clear overnight; Monday, October 18: Sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Tuesday, October 19: Sunny during the day; while

Trenton Rotary Club hear presentation on Monarch Bioenergy Project at Smithfield

The Monarch Bioenergy Project was discussed at the Trenton Rotary Club meeting on October 14. The project is a joint venture between Smithfield Hog Production of Princeton and Roeslein Energy of Saint Louis. Smithfield General Manager Michael Rainwater and Roeslein Director of Communication Brandon Bulterz talked about the project, which...

Galt Board of Aldermen announce the purchase of city’s electric system by Grundy Electric Cooperative

The Galt Board of Aldermen accepted the resignation of an alderman on October 13. It was also announced the city’s electric system will have a transfer of services. Alderman at Large Tony Grindstaff resigned, and his position was declared vacant. A new alderman will be appointed at the November meeting. The person appointed will fill the vacancy until the next election. Residents interested in the position should attend the meeting at the city hall on November 10 at 6 o’clock in the evening.

Trenton Utility Committee to meet on Tuesday

The Trenton Utility Committee next week will discuss the seasonal water shut-off policy. The committee will meet at Trenton City Hall on October 19 at 6 p.m. The meeting can be watched on Zoom at this link. The agenda also includes a discussion of water and sewer rate study proposals.

Daily Weather Forecast For Browning

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Browning: Friday, October 15: Slight chance of rain showers then partly sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Saturday, October 16: Sunny during the day; while clear overnight; Sunday, October 17: Sunny during the day; while clear overnight; Monday,

Carter, Mary 1942-2021 Pattonsburg, Mo.

PATTONSBURG, Mo. - Mary Hedrick Carter, 79, Pattonsburg, Missouri, passed away at her home on Oct. 13, 2021, due to complications with cancer. Mary was born on May 21, 1942, in Topeka, Kansas, to John and Electa Krentz and spent her early life in Topeka. She graduated from Topeka High School in 1960. She married Glenn Eugene (Gene) Hedrick Jr. on May 20, 1961, and raised their four children, Kathy, Terri, Lori and Doug, in Topeka. After the passing of Gene, she married Larry Carter on May 24, 1997. They later settled in Pattonsburg, Missouri, until her passing.

Jack Leroy Helms, 71, of Milan, Mo., Schoene-Ruschmeier Funeral Home

Jack Leroy Helms, 71, of Milan, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at his home. Jack was born on July 30, 1950 to Don and Juanita (Rodgers) Helms. Jack lived most of his life in the Milan area. He attended Mt. Vernon Country School until the third grade and then Milan C-2 High School where he graduated in 1968. On July 18, 1970, he married Kathy (Frazier) Helms. After high school, Jack enlisted in the United States Army and was a member of the 82nd Airborne during Vietnam. Later Jack went to work for the Sante Fe and Burlington Railroad companies for many years. He later joined the National Guard, serving for 4 years before retiring. In retirement Jack enjoyed rocks, being outdoors, especially fishing for Channel Cat. He also liked to garden and cook. Jack was a fan of fast cars and motorcycles. He was not a fan of large crowds but very attentive and was always there if anyone needed him.

Trenton R-9 Halloween Carnival returns this year to Trenton High School

The Trenton R-9 Halloween Carnival will return this year with activities in the Trenton High School gym and commons on October 28, 2021, from 6 o’clock to 7:30 p.m. Several classes, clubs, and organizations will have carnival-style games for children to play from 6 to 7 o’clock. The THS Student Council will grill hot dogs and have drinks, popcorn, and cotton candy.

Trenton Masonic Lodge to host breakfast on Saturday

The Trenton Masonic Lodge will hold a breakfast on Saturday, October 16, 2021, to benefit scholarships for high school students in Grundy County. Those attending the breakfast should enter through the back lower entrance of the building from 6 to 11 o’clock in the morning. Biscuits and gravy along with pancakes will be served.
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Smith near perfect in Princeton’s 56-42 win over Brown

Cole Smith completed 25 of 27 passes for 476 yards and four touchdowns and Princeton filled the stat sheet beating Brown 56-42 on Saturday. Smith's passing total is the second highest in school history. Meanwhile, Collin Eaddy ran for career-high four touchdowns and gained 130 rushing on 15 carries. Jacob...