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Two top prizes awarded at Trenton’s Christmas Parade
Two winners were selected at the Trenton Christmas Parade on Friday evening. The first-place prize was awarded to Pleasant View R-6 School. The entry from Barnes Greenhouses of Trenton received the second-place honor. The prizes were sponsored by Farmers Bank of Northern Missouri in memory of Cindy Roy.
Creative bakers shine at Trenton’s gingerbread competition
Downtown Trenton was abuzz with festive spirit on Friday as Arts Alive sponsored a gingerbread contest, one of the Christmas activities in the area. Megan Miller emerged as a standout participant, clinching first place in the professional category. Her skill and creativity also earned her the People’s Choice Award, a recognition determined by public voting.
trenton, MO Residents: Your Future Dogs Best Friend Awaits!
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near trenton.
Jamesport announces winners of 2nd annual Christmas Tree Contest
The Jamesport Lions Club has announced the winners of the 2nd annual Decorated Christmas Tree Contest. The event, held on Friday at Jamesport, attracted numerous participants and community members. Voting for the contest was conducted by the public before a fundraising auction at the Spillman Event Center. The winners of...
Trenton Cinema invites community to free movie screening of “The Polar Express”
The Trenton Cinema is set to host a festive event featuring a free Christmas movie on December 16. The doors will open at 9:30 a.m., with the much-loved holiday film “The Polar Express” scheduled to screen at 10:30 a.m. across the cinema’s three screens. Attendees can enjoy...
Audio: Trenton’s streets to sparkle with Five Points Alive Christmas Parade
Five Points Alive will sponsor a Christmas Parade in Trenton on December 1st. Parade lineup will be at the Farmers Bank of Northern Missouri on 28th Street by 5:15 p.m. The parade will start at 5:30 p.m. Cindy Jennings from Five Points Alive mentions the parade route will pass Eastview,...
Jamesport, Missouri: A Glimpse into the Heart of Amish Tradition
Jamesport, Missouri, is not just a dot on the map—it's the gateway to the largest Amish community in the state. Here, the Old Order Amish have cultivated a life that embodies the essence of simplicity and tradition. Established in 1953, this community of over 175 families offers a rare opportunity for visitors to experience a lifestyle that stands in quiet defiance of the modern age. From the clip-clop of horse-drawn buggies to the wafting aroma of freshly baked goods, Jamesport invites you to a world where time seems to stand still.
Christmas Craft and Storytime at Crowder State Park
A Christmas Craft and Storytime is planned at Crowder State Park, west of Trenton. Parks staff will host a program similar to the Toddler Tuesday events. On Tuesday, Dec. 19, children are invited to the Christmas Craft and Story event, held from 9:00 to 11:00 am at the Camp Grand River Recreation Hall. Children will hear Christmas stories, make a craft or two, and have a treat.
Begin 2023 with scenic “First Day Hikes” at Crowder State Park near Trenton
Crowder State Park, located west of Trenton, Missouri, is set to host two complimentary First Day Hikes on January 1st. These hikes are part of a nationwide initiative to encourage people to start the new year outdoors, experiencing the natural beauty and health benefits of state parks. The first hike,...
Bluegrass gospel music on tap at South Evans Christian Church in December
Bluegrass gospel music will be performed at the South Evans Christian Church near Trenton next month. Greg Blake and Hometown will perform on December 17th at 6:30. The Blake family lived in Colorado for 10 years before moving back to the Kansas City area. Greg Blake was a member of...