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Pictured from left to right. Liz Schuman, Linda Lambright, Sandy Trosper, Cameron Corbet
On Nov. 10, 2015 the Northwest Professionals on Aging group held an award luncheon in honor of Dr. Wally Carpenter a physician who dedicated his career to helping individuals all across Northwest Missouri and around the world. Sandy Trosper of Hamilton was nominated and accepted the award for...
Liberty League Rookie of the Year, Wiley Martin
TROY, N.Y. (Nov. 18, 2015) – U.S. Merchant Marine Academy freshman fullback Wiley Martin (Polo, Mo.) was named the 2015 Liberty League Rookie of the Year on Wednesday morning when the league announced its postseason awards.  Martin was selected by the Liberty League coaches as the Rookie of the...
Make sure your turkey is safe!
Don’t get stuck with a turkey that’s too small for the feast or one that's frozen solid on Thanksgiving morning. Buying the right size turkey and planning ahead for defrost time can prevent Thanksgiving Day disasters. “If you want to have leftovers after Thanksgiving, make sure you buy one pound of...
The Braymer C4 School District held its regular monthly meeting on November 9, 2015, in Room 316 of the High School. President Larry Shoe and Board Secretary Vickie Davidson were present. Board members also present included Charles Bills, Jenny Bonham, Rachel Hunt, Kristi Moore and Mindy Tuck. Also...
Landowners in Illinois fight Clean Line
Today the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) approved Clean Line Energy Partners’ request to issue a Certificate of Public Necessity, granting permission to build its Grain Belt Express Clean Line (GBE).Grassroots group Block Grain Belt Express remains undaunted by today’s decision, and more...
In a vote of 2 to 1 the Hamilton Board of Aldermen passed a motion to support the BAM bicycle tour next June. Alderwoman Sherria Kavanaugh was absent from Wednesday’s meeting. The bicycle riders are requesting to use Hamilton as an overnight stay on their route from St. Joseph to Hannibal. They...
Basting a turkey
Source: Tammy Roberts, 660-679-4167, BUTLER, Mo. Some people are all about the stuffing, for others it’s the mashed potatoes. And the argument of sweet potatoes with or without marshmallows has sparked decades-long family feuds. Don’t sweat the sides, because Thanksgiving is all about the bird. The...
The CLAA Choral Clinic was held Wednesday evening at Breckenridge School with six of the CLAA Conference Schools participating. Ms. Terri Henry, who is in her 11th year as Vocal Music Instructor at Braymer C-4, served as Guest Clinician. She was introduced by Superintendent Brent Skinner.  The...
Hamilton FFA Members toured Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby. 
Back Row: Christian Dixon, Garrett Heldenbrand, Clayton Cook, Braxton Cook, Ethan Dixon, Jacob Graham, Crayton Crawford, Max Ernat, Trevor Evans.
Front Row: Kersten Crawford, Lyndi Heldenbrand, Sarah Hartley, Katie Adkison, Alexx Angle, Morgan Dotson, Kenna Schmidt, Abigail Anderson.
The Hamilton FFA Chapter recently sent 17 members to the National FFA Convention held in Louisville, KY. On October 28, attendees listened to Keynote speaker, Dr. Rick Rigsby  talk of the importance of agricultural education and experience and explored the career show, learning of agricultural job...
Breckenridge GS Troop 515 is collecting non-perishable food items for the Caldwell County Food Pantry. The donation box is located in the hallway at the school entrance and donations will be accepted until November 21. Although I am a bit sad that they wouldn't let me volunteer as an assistant,...

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