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Budgets To Be Addressed At Meeting

The Finance Committee of the Trenton City Council will meet on Thursday at city hall.
The 5:30 p.m. meeting agenda includes continued work on the city and Trenton Municipal Utilities budgets.

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R-6 Board To Meet

The Pleasant View R-6 School Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 14 at the school.
Items on the agenda include school improvements, water damage, review of bids, the 2017-18 school calendar, the superintendent’s report and public and employee comments. An executive session for personnel and student matters is also planned.

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Automated System Helps Track Precipitation

by Logan Jackson
Agricultural Research
Center News Strategist
University of Missouri
Nearly five years ago, the Missouri Department of Natural Resources revised its CAFO regulatory rules for catastrophic and chronic weather events.
CAFOs (concentrated animal feeding operations) are large animal agricultural facilities that raise a specific number of animals in production barns or confinement pens. Because catastrophic and chronic weather events happen, DNR can issue a permit to a farmer

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Woody Overton

Glen Woodson “Woody” Overton, a 70-year-old resident of Kansas City and a former resident of Trenton, died on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 at the St. Peter’s Church at 701 Meyer Blvd. in Kansas City. Burial will be at the Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday,

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Ruth Johnson

Ruth L. Johnson, a 99-year-old resident of Trenton, died on Saturday morning, Feb. 11, 2017 at her home.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 at the Roselawn Cemetery in Trenton with Gary Jones officiating.
There is no scheduled family visitation at the Slater Funeral Home of Trenton, which is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Johnson was born on Oct. 14, 1917 in Joplin,

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Robert Lee Elliott

Robert Lee Elliott, a 75-year-old resident of Linneus, died at his home on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 at the Meadville Baptist Church in Meadville. Burial will be in the Stucker Cemetery at Laredo.
A family visitation will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday at the church. General visitation will be

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Princeton Chamber Holds Meeting

The Princeton Chamber of Commerce Board met on Feb. 9, hearing several reports.
Installation of officers was held and the new officers are Kelly Bertrand, president; Donna Herdrich, vice president; Judy Woodward, secretary; and Rhonda Watkins, treasurer.
The chamber is sponsoring a “Support Your Local Chamber” business contest, with a drawing to be held at the March 30 banquet for $50. Persons purchasing items at a chamber member will be

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NCMC Student Nominated As Officer

North Central Missouri College student Taylor Swalley of Gallatin has been nominated to serve as a state officer on the Student Missouri State Teachers Association Board.
Miss Swalley is currently a student at NCMC, pursuing her associate of arts in teaching degree and plans to continue her education to obtain a bachelor’s degree in elementary education.
Ms. Swalley will begin responsibilities as a state officer this spring and continue through

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MoDOT Plans Road Work

The Missouri Department of Transportation is planning work on several area roads this week, weather permitting. The schedule includes:
Grundy County – Pothole patching will take place throughout the week on Highways 65 and 6.
Harrison County – Route D will be closed from Eagleville Road to Washington Center for culvert replacement from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday; maintenance will take place on the Interstate overpass bridge at

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