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R-4 Enrollment Down

A total of 130 students reported for classes on the first day of school at the Harrison County R-4 School District in Gilman City on Monday, down four students from a year ago.
According to information provided by the school, there are 80 students enrolled in the elementary school and 50 in the junior/senior high school. The largest classes are the third, fourth and sixth grades, each with 14, while

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Ballfield Committee To Meet On Wednesday

The Ballfield Committee of the Trenton Park Board will hold a meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the park department building.
Items on the announced agenda include discussion of ballfield fees and discussion of ballfield usage.

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Nursing Home Board Meets

The Board of Directors of the Grundy County Nursing Home District approved its tax rate for 2015-16 during a recent meeting.
According to Sunnyview Nursing Home and Apartments Administrator Donita Youtsey, the board set the rate at $.1475 on the $100 assessed valuation. The levy, which is the same as a year ago, is anticipated to bring in $185,075.96 in local taxes.
Other business conducted during the meeting included a

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2015 County Tax Sale

R-T Photo/Ronda Lickteig It was a smaller crowd than usual that turned out for the annual Grundy County Delinquent Tax Sale held on Monday morning, with nine properties being sold and bringing in a total of $3,147. Of those sold, two were first time sales, three were second sales, two were fourth sales and two were fifth sales. Of those sold, four were in Trenton Township, two  were in Madison Township and there was one sale each in Franklin, Liberty and Wilson townships. Grundy County Treasurer/Collector Barb Harris said one property, located on South Main Street in Trenton, sold for $1,200, a first sale that brought the highest bid on Monday. Several properties sold for the minimum, which was $81.95.

R-T Photo/Ronda Lickteig
It was a smaller crowd than usual that turned out for the annual Grundy County Delinquent Tax Sale held on Monday morning, with nine properties being sold and bringing in a total of $3,147. Of those sold, two were first time sales, three were second sales, two were fourth sales and two were fifth sales. Of those sold, four were in Trenton Township, two were in Madison

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Daily Record 8-25-15

CIRCUIT COURT
Associate Division
Judge Steven D. Hudson

Pleading guilty to an amended charge of operating a vehicle with defective equipment and fined $200 and $68.50 costs were Cody N. Bennefeld, 21, Windsor; Merna J. Scarborough, 59, Lexington; and Justin D. Knapp, 22, Trenton.
Marco V. Woody, 38, Trenton, pleaded guilty to not maintaining financial responsibility for a vehicle and was fined $27.50 and $68.50 costs.
Michael W. Washburn, 38,

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Emergency Services Log Report 8-25-15

Trenton Fire Department
Aug. 24: firefighters responded to several “smoke scares” that occurred from the smoke testing that is taking place throughout Trenton.

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Man Charged In Disturbance, Woman Fails To Appear

A Laredo man has been charged in connection with a disturbance, while bond has been set for a woman who failed to appear in court.
According to the Grundy County Sheriff’s office, 36-year-old Jonathan K. Hanson has been charged with peace disturbance, a class B misdemeanor, in connection with an incident on Aug. 23 in which he allegedly caused alarm to Danny and Carol Holloway. He has posted $1,500 cash

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Hank Allan Gott

Daniel and Abby Gott of Trenton are the parents of a 7 pound, 1 ounce baby boy, born at 12:38 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 10, 2015 at Liberty Hospital. The baby was 20 inches long and was named Hank Allan. He joins a sister, Vivian Jae, age 1 1/2 years.
Maternal grandparents are Craig and Ronda Lovell of Trenton. Maternal great-grandparents are Jack and Sheron Lovell of Trenton and the

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Presleigh Maree Cassatt

Terry and Jenna Cassatt of Armstrong are the parents of a 6 pound, 2 ounce baby girl, born on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015 at the University of Missouri Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Columbia. The baby was 19 1/2 inches long and was named Presleigh Maree. She joins a brother, Zane, and sisters, Harley and Rileigh.
Novy and Mary Ellen Foland of Trenton are great-grandparents. This is their ninth great-grandchild.

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