"Like" us on Facebook

Upcoming Events

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

Gallatin R-5 Website

School events, faculty contacts, announcements, and more.
View Website

Community Links

Check out various community websites. Click HERE

History Photo Gallery

View a variety of selected photos from our newspaper archive.
Photo Archives

Archives

Photo Archives

Access our photo galleries for thousands of pictures for viewing or purchase. Click on: Photo Archive

Get a map of Gallatin

Printer friendly descriptions of Gallatin: City Map / City Profile

We’ll help you get online!

Work with people you know. Put us to work for you! Online With GPC

Park’s money moved by city hall, confusion leads to meeting of city and park board

Upon receiving the February bank statement the Dockery Park Board learned during their regular meeting held Feb. 18 that the park’s bank account at BTC Bank had been closed by City of Gallatin on Jan. 27 and moved to Farmer’s Bank without park board approval or notification

A board member read a copy of Missouri Revised Statutes Chapter 90, Section 90.550 regarding Parks and Recreation. The statute talks about who

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Hunter education class offered March 12-13

The Missouri Department of Conservation will sponsor a hunter education class from 6-9:30 p.m. on Friday, March 12, and from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 13, at the Dockery Park building in Gallatin.

Students must attend both sessions to be certified. Hunter education certification is limited to persons 11 years of age and older.

Students under 16 must bring proof of age to class. Seating is limited;

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Chris Shirk begins at GHCAA as information technician

Chris Shirk began his duties as Information Systems Technician I for Green Hills Community Action Agency in February.

Shirk, a resident of Kidder works from the central GHCAA office in Trenton. Chris is a graduate of Grand River Technical School with certificates in electronics, computers, networking, servers, and business, and NCMC with an AAS in computer and networking. He also holds several professional certifications for information technology. 

Shirk has previously

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

The Dance Company will perform during Senior Night on Friday, Feb. 26

Competition team members of The Dance Company will be performing at Senior Night, Friday, Feb. 26, during half-times of the girls and boys basketball games at the Gallatin High School.

Dance students ranging in age from eight through 14 years old will be performing a dance/cheer mix of two numbers they’ll be taking to regional competition. The Dance Company is owned and operated by Vera Nelson of Gallatin.

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

North Daviess eliminates high school principal’s position

The North Daviess R-3 Board of Education voted to eliminate the high school principal position for the 2010-2011 school year due to financial reasons during their regular meeting held Tuesday, Feb. 16. The board also carried a motion to renew Cheryl Cornett’s part-time elementary principal position for the 2010-2011 school year.

In other business, the financial statement was presented and bills paid.

The 2010-2011 school calendar was amended.

There were

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Winston FFA completes community service project

In the past two weeks the Winston FFA Chapter has been painting the picnic tables from the Winston City Park. The Chapter had three work nights where members came in and painted for two to three hours. During class this week the final touches were put on. The tables are blue and gold and are now back at the park for the public to enjoy.

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Three GHS students awarded honors in writing contest; Read the winning story here!

Three Gallatin High School students were selected to receive honors for the 2010 Scholastic Writing Awards Contest, a program designed to recognize and encourage student achievement in the creative arts by offering scholarships and visibility.

In late January, students in the Missouri Writing Region, which includes the entire state of Missouri and the greater Kansas City, Kan., schools, were notified if their entries received an award. Out of 285 regional

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Heckenbach, Gardner receive promotions at Green Hills

Green Hills Community Action Agency is pleased to announce the internal promotion of two of its employees.

Phyllis Heckenbach has accepted the newly formed position of Caldwell County/Daviess County Community Services Manager. Heckenbach will now oversee the operations of the Green Hills Community Action Agency within these two counties.

Sandi Williams, Deputy Director for GHCAA expressed excitement about the change, and had this to say "Phyllis is a good manager

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

St. Joseph man sentenced for dog fighting conspiracy

Beth Phillips, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a St. Joseph, man was sentenced in federal court Feb. 22 for participating in a conspiracy to promote and participate in dog fights.

Rick P. Hihath, 56, of St. Joseph, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Ortrie D. Smith to 16 months in federal prison without parole. Following his prison term, Hihath must serve three years of

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.