The Trenton Bulldogs dominated their week six game against Lincoln Prep Academy, with senior tailback Austin Taul scoring four touchdowns, with fellow senior Dillon Triplet scoring twice, and senior kicker Seth Acton adding two long field goals in a 56-16 victory at C.F. Russell Stadium.
Trenton traveled to Bethany on Thursday night in search of their 20th win of the season. The Lady Bulldogs would jump out to a quick lead in the first inning when Maddie Hooyman led the game off with a single and then stole second. Scotlin Hurley drove home Hooyman with a double to left, advancing to third on a South Harrison error. Avery Whitaker would follow with a single and both Bulldogs would score on a South Harrison throwing error; leaving THS up 3-0 after one inning.
The Milan Lady Wildcats, on the strength of a four-run rally in the bottom of the fifth inning, ended the home portion of their schedule with a 6-2 victory over Putnam County on Thursday night at Legion Field.
The North Daviess Junior High is holding a talent show as a fundraiser tonight (Friday night) in Jameson. People who can sing, dance, tell jokes, or have another talent are being encouraged to participate. The school says the act, costume, and music must be school-appropriate. The entry fee is $5.00.
A Chillicothe area community choir is being organized to perform Christmas music on December 16th. Adult and high school singers from around the area are being encouraged to participate. The program is the afternoon of December 16th at 3 o'clock at the Gary Dickinson Performing Arts Center. It is part of the Chillicothe Area Art Council's season.
Although still subject to 'final review', fall enrollment appears to be down slightly at North Central Missouri College in Trenton. However, enrollment is still up considerably when compared to five years ago (2007). Figures on student enrollment were provided by college officials this week, with President Neil Nuttall noting that preliminary indicators are showing a 'level' enrollment overall.
Grundy County United Way holds its annual pancake feed on Saturday, October 13th. It is eat and pay what you want for the pancakes, sausage, juice, and milk. Serving is the morning of October 13th from 7 to 10 o'clock at the Trenton Hy-Vee. The pancake feed is a kickoff for the new fundraising year.
What organizers are calling the “downtown fall festival” will be featured in Trenton Saturday afternoon and evening. The Trenton Downtown Improvement Association is sponsoring various activities from 2 o’clock until 7 o’clock.
The Trenton Middle School Bulldogs played host to the Princeton Tigers Thursday at CF Russell Stadium. After a scoreless first quarter, QB Spencer Harris ignited the Bulldog offense and the crowd with a 49 yard gain to the Tiger 2 yard line. He finished the drive on the next play and the Bulldogs led 6-0 with 3:43 remaining in the half.
The Trenton Lady Bulldogs won a tight first set, and cruised to the victory over East Buchanan on Tuesday night by dominating set #2, moving to within one win of the .500 mark after the performance in the THS gym.
Chillicothe FFA members, as a fundraiser for their chapter, are available to do various jobs at home and farms. People with any type of job are being asked to contact a Chillicothe FFA member, or one of the advisors at the Litton Agriculture Campus. Teams will be organized to do the work. The Chillicothe High School class averaging the most money raised, per member, will have its barnwarming candidates crowned king and queen.
The Grundy R-5 School District has nominated Destin Gann and Morgan Axtell for the Prudential "Spirit of Community" award. The nationwide program recognizes middle level and high school students for outstanding acts of community service.
The Grundy County Health Department holds a flu immunization clinic on Wednesday, October 3rd at the Health Center in Trenton. It runs from 9 to 6 o'clock. The clinic is open to all Grundy County residents. Injectable vaccine and nasal spray will be available.
The Sullivan County Public Water Supply District has issued a precautionary boil advisory for an area north of Browning. The advisory will affect customers NORTH of Browning, on Highway 5 to Denver Road.
The Trenton Lady Bulldog softball team, on a night that saw seven seniors honored in their last home game, blitzed the visiting Carrollton Trojans with two runs scored in three straight innings, part of a 7-0 victory at Griffin Field on Wednesday night, in action broadcast on Hot Country Z 101.7.