The Missouri Supreme Court has heard the argument of Bob Ramsey, the attorney for Mark Woodworth—convicted two times for the 1990 shooting death of Cathy Robertson at her home outside of Chillicothe. Woodworth is serving four life sentences.
Several contests are underway promoting the Missouri Day Festival with awards to be given in the October 18th opening ceremonies at 1st Baptist Church of Trenton. Read more for details on the chair auction for the DREAM factory, a car show,the marching band festival, and the annual Missouri Day parade.
The NCMC Lady Pirates played Sunday in Overland Park, Kansas in the Heartland Jamboree. North Central faced three NJCAA Division I opponents, losing two games but winning the third as the young ladies improved their level of play throughout the day.
The Trenton Lady Bulldog softball team, on the strength of a four-run third inning rally, beat nemesis Cameron 5-2 on Saturday morning, winning the Class 3, District 15 championship at Excelsior Springs High School, in a game broadcast on KTTN FM 92.3 and www.kttn.com.
State Representative Mike Lair of Chillicothe is among 15 education advocates nationwide that are being asked to advise the Romney-Ryan campaign on reform measures that would "put students first". Former U.S. Secretary of Education Rod Paige chairs the committee.
The Livingston County Sheriff's Department says it is investigating two reports from the northwest part of the county where batteries were stolen from farm machinery and other heavy pieces of equipment. Sheriff Steve Cox said Livingston County Road and Bridge equipment was one of the machines hit by criminals.
A Distracted Driver Simulator will be available to the public tomorrow (Tuesday) at North Central Missouri College in Trenton. The "hands-on" activity is intended to demonstrate the effects of driving while intoxicated, and texting while driving.
The Gene Kauffman Scholarship Foundation has awarded $116,000 in scholarships this semester to 37 female graduates of Princeton and North Mercer High School. Fourteen of those recipients are students at North Central Missouri College in Trenton.
Just 48 hours after their Lady Bulldogs teammates won a TEAM district title, Trenton seniors Jessica Tracy and Jaci Tracy won an INDIVIDUAL doubles district championship on Thursday afternoon at Chillicothe.
The Missouri State High School Activities Association has set a start time of 5 o'clock for Wednesday night's Class 3 state sectional softball game between District 15 champion Trenton and District 16 champion Benton at Heritage Park's Field #3 in St. Joseph.
Throughout the 2012 softball season, the young Princeton Lady Tigers would find a multitude of positive moments. There were victories at Gallatin and South Harrison that led to a 5-4 Grand River Conference record. However, Princeton's Achilles Heel was defense. When it was good, Princeton was good, and when it struggled, the Lady Tigers game would as well.
The Trenton Lady Bulldog golf team is STATE BOUND, shooting a 390 at the Green Hills Golf Course in Chillicothe on Monday, to become one of eight teams to advance to the Class 1 state tournament, and just two, along with runner-up Moberly, to head for state out of Section 3.
The Illini West Chargers came into last Friday's game against the Trenton Bulldogs with a high-powered offense, a 5-1 record, and sitting one win short of a guaranteed spot in the Illinois high school football playoffs. The Chargers looked as sharp as their resume indicates, shutting out the visiting Bulldogs 48-0, in a game heard on Hot Country Z 101.7 and www.kgozfm.com.
Carroll County Route C has been opened between County Roads 141 and 151, where bridge repairs were made this summer to girders. The Missouri Department of Transportation said the needed repairs were discovered during a routine bridge inspection earlier this year.
The Trenton Middle School Bulldogs lost on Thursday night by a score of 22-8 at Milan. TMS failed to put points on the board until very late, with Spencer Harris scoring on a four yard run with 15 seconds to go in the fourth quarter. Christian Alcaraz ran the ball in for the two point conversion.