It was a tale of two halves on Monday night when the Trenton JV Bulldogs hosted Pembroke Hill at C.F. Russell Stadium. The Raiders took the opening kickoff and marched down the field, scoring just 90 seconds into the first quarter. The two point PAT made it Pembroke Hill 8, Trenton 0 early in the contest.
The Trenton High School girl's golf team finished runner-up to the host Kirksville Lady Tigers on Monday, in the annual Kirksville Invitational Tournament. The Lady Bulldogs, buoyed by the strength of three golfers in the top 10 individually, shot 422, while KHS shot 411, led by individual medalist Ellie Dublin's round of 95.
Cameron law enforcement officials report that autopsies conducted on Robert Borchardt and his two children, Tucker and Chelsey, found that all three died last month of "carbon monoxide saturation", caused by fire within their residence.
The precautionary boil water order at Gilman City was lifted on Monday morning. The notice had been issued last week following repairs made to a water line at Gilman City. Again, the precautionary boil water order at Gilman City is now over.
Grundy Electric Cooperative, headquartered in Trenton, has been approved for $5,000,000 in federal loan guarantees to build and improve 18 miles of distribution line, and make other system improvements to serve 332 consumers. The loan amount includes $703,000 in "Smart Grid" projects.
Comfort Inn and Suites of Chillicothe will hold a Five Kilometer run and walk in early November to benefit a family readiness group for the Army National Guard unit in Chillicothe. There is also a one mile "Fun Run" for children ages 14 and younger.
The Highway Patrol says two Gallatin residents were injured on Saturday night northwest of Hamilton when a motorcycle overturned after hitting an owl. The Patrol said the owl had flown from a location "up the road".
Chillicothe High School had momentum with dominating wins at #1 and #2 singles, but it was the depth of the Trenton Lady Bulldog tennis program that provided the difference, as THS downed CHS 6-3 in a varsity head-to-head duel on Thursday afternoon at Trenton High School.
The Trenton Lady Bulldogs traveled to St. Joseph on Saturday for the Mid-Buchanan Tournament. THS went 3-1 on the day to finish in third place, winning their first, second, and fourth games of the day, but falling in the semifinal round to nemesis Cameron.
The Trenton High School girls tennis team whipped up on Carrollton on Monday night, with the varsity winning all nine matches played against the Lady Trojans, with six of those matches claimed in a 8-love sweep. The Trenton JV won 4 of 7 matches played against Carrollton to get the team victory. Click on "read more" to see complete details:
The Trenton Lady Bulldogs rode a five-hit, one-walk shutout pitching effort of senior Scotlin Hurley to a 5-0 victory over Marceline on Monday night at Mark Griffin Field, in a game heard locally on KTTN FM 92.3.
The Sullivan County Relay for Life raised nearly $13,000 for the American Cancer Society. The main activities for the 2012 event were held Saturday afternoon and evening on the Milan Square. Thirty-three cancer survivors participated in the opening lap.
The Chillicothe "Mayor's Coffee" will be held this Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock at Francine's Pastry Parlor at 1007 Bryan Street. Mayor Chuck Haney will be joined by guests Josh Norris of the Parks and Recreation Department and Barry Arthur of the Street Department, to discuss the progress of the new water park, along with current street work.
Two vehicles collided east of King City on Sunday afternoon, sending one person to Northwest Medical Center in Albany. The Highway Patrol said 21 year old Danielle Stitt of McFall received minor injuries, and was taken to the Albany hospital.
The Milan Lady Wildcats were able to reach the semifinal round of the Schuyler County Tournament on Saturday, only to have back-to-back losses against Tri-Rivers Conference competition leaving Milan in fourth place at the end of the day.
The Trenton Lady Bulldogs earned a fourth place finish, with the host Chillicothe Lady Hornets fifth in the ten-team Chillicothe Invitational Golf Tournament played on Thursday at the Green Hills Golf Course in northern Chillicothe.
The Milan Wildcats, on the strength of a handful of big second half plays, were able to defeat upset-minded Knox County on Friday night, 32-18 at Cal Hubbard Field, in a game broadcast on KTTN FM 92.3.