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Betty Chrisman 1934-2013

Funeral services for Betty Chrisman will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe. There is no scheduled family visitation. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday, Feb. 1, from 12 noon until 8 p.m. Burial will be held at Edgewood Cemetery, Chillicothe. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society and may be left at or mailed to

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Youth Invited to Compete in Talent Contest

The entry deadline is Monday, Feb. 11, for the Youth Talent Contest sponsored by the Chillicothe Area Arts Council. The competition will be Saturday morning, Feb. 23, at the First Christian Church, 900 Jackson Street in Chillicothe, but entrants must be pre-registered by the Feb. 11 deadline to compete. Area youth instrumentalists or vocalists are invited to enter this juried competition. There is no entry fee. This year the public

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Opposition to Proposal is Big News for Region B

Board members of the North Missouri Solid Waste Management District — Region B voted unanimously to formally oppose Senate Bill13, a proposal from State Sen. Kurt Schaefer (R-Columbia) now in the legislative process.

Schaefer’s bill would eliminate the 20 solid waste districts in the state and reduce disposal fees at landfills by the amount that is used by waste management districts for administration and operating costs.

According to the bill,

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Daviess County Sheriff Activity Report

On Jan. 25, a warrant was issued as a result of the execution of a search warrant on 1-24-13. Brian Marshall, 43, Pattonsburg, was charged with five counts of class C felony unlawful possession of a firearm. Marshall was found to be in possession of firearms which were in plain view within the residence, firearms located within dressers and closets, and ammunition. Several of the firearms were loaded. Bond is

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Winston Elementary Students Named to Honor Roll

Winston Elementary recently announced its 2nd Quarter Honor Roll

Principal’s Honor Roll — All A’s: 1st: Paige Lang, Molly Roe, Eli Uthe, Marissa Uthe; 2nd: Kortny Estes, Thomas Robinson, Lilyenne Simecek; 3rd: Brian Lewis, Harley Roe; 5th: Kathryn Barnes; 6th: Connor Christensen, Jacob Lewis

Honor Roll — All A’s & B’s: 1st: Blake Farr, Thomas Green, Micha O’Dell, 2nd: Taige Caldwell, Megan Christensen, Cory Parker, Spencer Pliley; 3rd: Theresa Edens,

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Joan Pelon 1930-2013

Memorial services for Joan Pelon will be held at Lake Viking Church, near Gallatin, Mo., on Feb. 2, 2013 at 1 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Lake Viking Church or to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. Arrangements under the direction of McWilliams Funeral Home in Gallatin.

Joan Sylvia Pelon, 82 years, died peacefully, Jan. 24, 2013.

Joan was born Jan. 31, 1930 to Howard and Sylvia (Gaucher) Moulton in

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City Hears Update on Water Plant, City Pool

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City Administrator Zac Johnson gave the Gallatin Board of Aldermen an update on the new water plant project during their meeting held Jan. 28, at city hall. A meeting will be held within the next few weeks to discuss interim financing during construction of the plant and land survey and appraisal.

The city crews tore off pieces of the deck of the west side of the city

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Jamesport Chooses New SUPT

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2013-2014 Supt. Probasco

Tri-County R-7 Board of Education at Jamesport announced the choice of a new superintendent for the 2013-14 school year. David Probasco accepted the contract.

Mr. Probasco is presently the principal in the Tina-Avalon School District. He is a former principal at Tri-County. He has also been a teacher and coach in the Trenton R-9 School District as well as Norborne and Hardin-Central. He will begin his dues

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Post Scripts: Holocaust Memorial Day

PostScripts_WPMonday, January 27, was Holocaust Memorial Day. The United Nations designated that date in 2005 as a yearly memorial day for the victims of the Holocaust when 6 million Jews and millions of other victims of Nazi Germany during World War II. That date was picked as it was the anniversary of the liberation in 1945 of Auschwitz, the Nazi’s most notorious death camp. It played a major role in

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