"Like" us on Facebook

New Business Messages:

Upcoming Events

GHS sports, civic groups, events, reminders and more.
View Full Page Calendar

Gallatin R-5 Schools

Choose your news

Community Links

Check out various websites
for the Gallatin community.
Click Here

Get a map of Gallatin

Printer friendly descriptions:
City Map / City Profile

Our readers write

Send a “love letter” to help children.

Dear Editor:

You may have seen donation boxes at various places around town. The boxes at Lynch’s, Place’s, and the post office say “Love Letters Needs Your Help,” and they hardly begin to explain what Love Letters is all about.

Love Letters is a non-profit organization thats purpose is to send letters and gifts to children dealing with long term or devastating illnesses.

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Winston board ponders building addition

The Winston R-6 board of education heard a presentation about a new building addition at its meeting last week.

The May 19 meeting of the Winston R-6 School Board began with a presentation by John Abrahams from Frangkiser Hutchens architectural consulting firm to explain what services they could provide to the school and what the school’s obligations would be to them regarding the music/weight room project. The board took the

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Oscar and Dorothy Grove to celebrate 62nd anniversary

Oscar and Dorothy Grove of Colorado Springs, Colo., will celebrate their 62nd wedding anniversary on May 29. The Grove’s lived in the Gallatin and the Splawn Ridge areas for many years.

They have two children, a daughter, Carol June Vogler of Colorado Springs, and a son, Bill Grove of Frisco, Colo. Their grandson, Erik Grove, lives in Denver, Colo.

Dorothy is the former Dorothy Carder, daughter of Ed and Elva

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Holcombs to be honored on 50th anniversary

lanson and Juanita (Shaw) Holcomb of New Hampton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at a reception from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, June 6, at the Eastwood Community Room, Bethany. Friends and relatives are invited. The couple requests no gifts. Cards may be sent to the honorees at 202 W. U.S. Hwy 136, New Hampton, MO 64471.

Mr. and Mrs. Holcomb were married May 29, 1949, in Concordia. He was

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Joanne (Perry) Fitch d. 1999

Joanne (Perry) Fitch, 49, Pattonsburg, formerly of Hamilton, died May 7, 1999, at a Kansas City, Kan., hospital.

Mrs. Fitch was born and reared in California. She was a high school graduate and attended college for two years. She had lived in Hamilton for three years before moving to Cameron a month ago to live with a daughter, Cynthia Fitch.

Mrs. Fitch had been a social worker for the county

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

March wedding Tammy Tucker, Johnny Kerns

Tammy Sarah Tucker, St. Joseph, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Tucker, Gallatin, and Johnny Lee Kerns, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Kerns, St. Joseph, were wed March 6, 1999, at the First Baptist Church in Wathena, Kan. The Rev. Buddy Chestor officiated.

The bride was escorted by her father. Her attendant was her twin sister, Cammy Tucker. The groom’s attendant was his brother, Carl. Others in the wedding

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Tucker-McGuire engagement

Cammy Tucker and Todd McGuire, both of Greensboro, N. C., announce their engagement. Cammy is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Tucker, Gallatin, and Todd is the son of Frances McGuire, Danbury , Conn., and Patrick McGuire, New York, N.Y..

Todd is employed as a civil engineer for Oakwood Homes in Greensboro. Cammy is employed at Vencor Hospital in Greensboro as a registered dietician.

An October 30, 1999, wedding

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Gray-Wilson wedding in June

Jamie Lou Gray and Darrell Lee Wilson, Jr., with their son, Tristen Gage, announce their engagement. Jamie is the daughter of Sally Hunt and Jimmie Gray. Darrell is the son of Kathy Smith and Darrell Wilson, Sr. All are of Gallatin. Jamie is a 1997 graduate of Gallatin High School and Darrell is a 1992 graduate of Gallatin High School. Darrell is employed at Dawn Foods, Inc., in Kansas City.

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Searcys to celebrate 50th

Covel and Mary Lou Searcy of Gallatin will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2-4 p.m. on June 6 at the Gallatin Lions Community Building, 801 West Grand St. They request no gifts, please. Hosts will be their eight children, Brenda Oxley, Cheryl Wemhoff, Jennifer Downey, Steve Searcy, Barbara Harris, Stanley Searcy, Carla Wilson and Linda Kurzweil; and their 20 grandchildren. The Searcys were married on May

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.