The City of Hamilton and R&W Container will conduct the Fall City Wide Bulk pickup on Saturday, December 3rd.  Items must be taken to the curb by 7 a.m. and will be picked up there.  Materials that can’t be picked up include:  tires, yard waste, waste oil, batteries, antifreeze, items...
Garden clean-up tips.
Ben Franklin’s adage of “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” could be gardeners’ theme song for November. Gardeners should close the curtain on this season and begin looking forward to the next, said University of Missouri Extension horticulturist David Trinklein. Next year’s success...
Freezing home-prepared foods.
One way to reduce holiday stress is to prepare some of the food ahead of time and freeze it. From casseroles to cookies, you can have a large portion of your holiday food ready before the actual day arrives. “But some things freeze better than others,” said Tammy Roberts, University of Missouri...
Toxic waste collection event held in Hamilton.
The Caldwell County Commission in cooperation with the North Missouri Solid Waste Management District Region B, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, sponsored a one day collection event held in Hamilton on Oct. 22. The event serviced over 37 residents and was extremely successful. Volunteers...
The top heifer in the sale sold for $2,950.
FARMINGTON, Mo. – The first Show-Me-Select Replacement Heifer sale of the fall season sold 117 head for an average of $1,518. This was the second Farmington sale for SMS heifer producers in eastern Missouri. “I was pleased, considering the uncertainty in the cattle market,” said Kendra Graham, sale...
Senator David Pearce
Although the 2016 presidential election has dominated the airwaves and headlines, it is not the only significant event in our nation’s immediate future. On Friday, Nov. 11, America will observe Veterans Day. Whether through a parade or solemn service, we will pay tribute to every man and woman,...
Trick or Treaters parade through Hamilton
Kids from the Hamilton day cares and the Hamilton pre-schoolers made their way through town Monday morning despite the cool temperatures. None seemed to mind the cold.
Adopt-A-Teen Gift Project
The Adopt-A-Teen Christmas project is an annual holiday drive to assist families in Caldwell County during the holiday season by providing Christmas gifts for teens who would otherwise not be receiving gifts due to difficult economic times. The Adopt-A-Teen Gift Project is coordinated through the...
Braymer students to perform Nov. 20-21
Four students were selected to represent Braymer at the North Central Missouri Bandmaster Association's Band Clinic held at Chillicothe on Nov. 21, 2016. Pictured are Dylan Epperson (tuba), Andrew McIntosh (trumpet), Tori Smith (flute), and Kayla Henry (alto sax). The concert will be held at 7 p.m...
Representative Jim Neely
Greetings Friends of the 8th!   Make Your Voice Heard at the Ballot Box on Nov. 8 The voter registration deadline has passed and the people of Missouri are set to help determine the future of the state and the nation on November 8. It’s now up to all the registered voters to make their voices heard...


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