Source: Kevin Bradley, 573-882-4039 COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension recently released an update for its free ID Weeds app for iPhones, iPads and Android devices to help people easily identify weeds in the field, lawn or garden. Kevin Bradley, MU Extension weed scientist, says the...
Tips for planting corn.
Source: Greg Luce, 573-884-2384 COLUMBIA, Mo. – Yield potential drops when corn is not planted at the right depth, says University of Missouri Extension corn specialist Greg Luce. The right planting depth improves the chance of a good stand, Luce says. “The old rule of thumb—or index finger in this...
Illustration of a J-Turn
My work as a state senator requires me to travel all the time, driving from my home in Warrensburg, across the 21st District, back and forth to the Capitol and all across the state. I see the best and worst examples of our state’s roadways during my long commutes, and one of the most dangerous...
A man and woman pay tribute to a U.S. soldier buried in the Netherlands American Cemetery in Margraten during a tribute in May 2015. The "Faces of Margraten" project, launched last year, enabled adopters of graves to see some of the faces of those interred there. JOOST CLAASSENS/COURTESY FACES OF MARGRATEN
CC News received the following article by email and thought it would be good to share with our residents of Caldwell County. I don’t even know if our “Caldwell County” is the county she is referring to but since there have been McCartneys in our county, someone might know something. Greetings,  ...
Hamilton City-Wide Garage Sale Day - May 14
The Hamilton City Wide Garage Sale is scheduled for May 14 or the weekend of. If you would like to have your sale listed in the Caldwell County Newspaper and your location placed on our map, call 816-583-2116 and place your ad. Ads will be $10 with a limit of 50 words.
The results of the General Municipal Election of April 5th in Caldwell County are as follows. Only contested races are given on this report, the results of propositions and the passage of road taxes. See the next edition of the Caldwell County News for a full report. Propositions of a continued...
Jury hears the case.
Caldwell County was host to the trial of the century Friday, April 1, when the trial of Miss P. Pig vs Big Bad Wolf of Once Upon A Time was heard by a jury of first graders. Read all the details in this week's edition of the Caldwell County News!
Student art show this weekend at the Polo Community Building!
Come check out the amazing and creative student art work at the county-wide student art show Friday April 8, from 6 to 8 and Saturday, April 9, from 10 to 2 at the Polo Community Building! The show is open to all Caldwell County students, grades K-12. Classes for judging include painting, drawing,...
Morgan Taylor shows us how to use fondant in decorating a cake. She is being ably assisted by Lindsey Adkison.
What would Caldwell County kids know about robots, ear notching pigs, making a cheese ball, horses or making a birdfeeder? If you had an opportunity to be at the third annual Caldwell County Spring 4-H Contest Day, March 20, at the Kingston Nazarene Church, you would have been amazed at the project...
Vietnam Veterans being honored in Jeff City
Greetings Friends of the 8th!  First Ethics Reform Measure Advances to Governor’s Desk (HB 1983) Making good on their promise to make substantive ethics reform a top priority, members of the General Assembly sent legislation to the governor’s desk this week that would help improve the culture at...


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