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Several Are Charged In Grundy County

Several persons have been arrested on Grundy County charges, including two who are charged with drug offenses.
According to the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office, Jason E. Miller, 35, and Kari L. Martin, 27, both of Trenton, have been arrested and charged with distribution of a controlled substance, a class B felony, and hindering prosecution of a felony, a class D felony. They are accused of acting in concert to distribute

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Emergency Services Log Report 6-24-16

Trenton Fire Department
June 23: firefighters responded to a motor vehicle accident on the east side of town.

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Building, Nuisance Board Agenda

The Trenton Building and Nuisance Board will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at city hall.
Items on the agenda include declaration of a nuisance at 1005 W. Crowder Rd., public hearings on properties at 1101/1115 Shanklin, 1105 Wiggins, 1110 Rural St., 2211 Oak St.; findings of facts on properties at 103 E. 10th St., 802 E. 24th St., 843 W. 14th Ct., 1109 E.12th St., 1314 Norton St., and 1922

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City Council Agenda

The Trenton City Council will meet in regular session at 7 p.m. Monday at city hall.
Items on the announced agenda include approval of a bid for a wastewater treatment truck, approval of a bid for a UTV for wastewater treatment, approval of a trailer bid for the electric department, an appointment to the park board and discussion of not advertising for a city administrator as requested by Third Ward

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THS Parking Lot Still Closed

Residents are being reminded that the Trenton High School parking lot is closed.
Trenton R-9 Director of Supportive Services Kris Ockenfels said that while the lot may appear to be finished, the asphalt needs time to cure, joints need to be sealed and paint applied. There is to be no traffic on the lot over the weekend. The front Trenton Middle School lot will remain open, with persons asked to

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County Commission Agenda

The Grundy County Commission will meet in regular session Tuesday at the courthouse.
The only item listed on the announced agenda is a 10 a.m. meeting with Ambulance Director Steve Tracy.

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Voter Registration Deadline

The deadline to register to vote in the August Primary election is quickly approaching.
Those wishing to register to vote in the Aug. 2 primary must do so by Wednesday, July 6. Those wishing to register may do so in the Grundy County Clerk’s Office, located on the second floor of the courthouse.

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Gone Fly-Fishin’

By Jeff Berti
When it comes to fishing, a cane pole with a line and a hook attached is probably as simple as it gets. A fly rod, at the other end of the spectrum, is the most complex, at least in my opinion.
For the fishing enthusiast, fly-fishing provides an activity that challenges their knowledge of equipment, local bugs, seasonal cycles, water conditions, fish species and, above all, their

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Manus Pleads Guilty, Sentenced To Seven Years In the DOC

A Trenton man has pleaded guilty and been sentenced to the Missouri Department of Corrections in connection with the October abduction of a nine-year-old Trenton girl.
David Manus, Jr., pleaded guilty on Thursday to first degree endangering the welfare of a child and sexual misconduct by indecent exposure, both class C felonies. He was sentenced to serve seven years in the Department of Corrections on each charge, with the sentences

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