In conjunction with Major League Baseball, the Kansas City Royals today announced their 2013 regular season schedule on Wednesday morning. Opening Day is scheduled for Monday, April 1st when the Royals visit the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field. Kansas City will begin the home schedule on April 8 vs. Minnesota. All game times will be announced at a later date.
The Trenton Middle School team had opportunities to claim a road win on Tuesday night at Polo, driving inside the Panther ten yard line in the fourth quarter's final moments, but coming up short, with Polo holding on for the 20-16 victory.
The Maysville Lady Wolverines scored three runs in the top of the second inning, and held to the lead for the rest of the night, beating Princeton 5-2 in a Grand River Conference softball game at Gentry Field last (Tuesday) night.
The Sullivan County Health Department holds a free influenza immunization clinic on Friday, September 21st in Milan. The clinic is planned for the southeast corner of the Sullivan County Courthouse lawn. The hours are from 9 to 2 o'clock and again from 3 to 4.
The Missouri Farm Bureau says Farm-Pac trustees have again voted overwhelmingly to support Republican Todd Akin for United States Senate. The Farm Bureau said telephone conference calls held September 5th through the 11th included trustees representing 104 of Missouri's counties, finishing with votes to support Congressman Akin, with results similar to the original endorsement on August 10th.
The North Central Missouri College basketball programs have finalized their basketball schedules for the 2012-2013 seasons, with the home (and season) openers scheduled for Thursday, November 1st against the William Penn University JV teams at the Ketcham Community Center in Trenton.
The Maysville Lady Wolverines out-shot the perennial power Trenton Lady Bulldogs by 23 strokes on Tuesday, to claim the team title in the Gallatin Invitational girl's golf tournament at the Daviess County Country Club in Gallatin.
A Hamilton man, 51 year old Robert Hobbs, was sentenced on Tuesday to life in prison in connection with the death of his father more than 2 1/2 years ago. The sentence was announced by Judge Thomas Chapman in Livingston County Circuit Court in Chillicothe.
A Norborne man was hurt when the vehicle he was driving overturned on Tuesday night in Norborne, throwing him out. Forty-one year old David Burton was taken to Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton with what the Highway Patrol called MODERATE injuries.
The Trenton Lady Bulldogs and Milan Lady Wildcats have found a solution to their softball scheduling issues. Both schools, after searching for one game to add to their schedules, have agreed to play EACH OTHER this Thursday night (September 13th) in Milan. The varsity game is at 5 o'clock with a JV game to follow. Trenton lost a varsity game against Princeton last month, and has been searching for a replacement game. This addition WILL NOT effect Trenton's remaining schedule for 2012.
The Trenton Bulldogs week four opponent, the Huskers from Lafayette County High School (Higginsville), will take on the 'Dawgs ranked #3 in Class 2, as a result of the Week 4 Sportswriters and Broadcasters Association rankings, announced Tuesday morning. Click on "read more" to see the latest rankings: