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Entry Forms: Christmas ‘Round the Square 2015

Print off these forms to participate in Gallatin's holiday parade Nov. 21:
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Public invited to join trip

Members of the public are invited to attend an informational meeting regarding an organized group trip to Germany-Italy-Switzerland next summer.  The meeting will be Oct. 8 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Sugg room at Ketcham Community Center on the NCMC campus in Trenton.

This meeting is open for anyone interested in traveling on this trip and the opportunity to ask questions. Information will be available on dates, enrollment

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Access II advocates for children with disabilities

Access II, Independent Living Center offers services in Daviess County and the neighboring communities of Caldwell, Carroll, Grundy, Harrison, Livingston, Mercer and Ray counties. Child Advocacy ensures that children with disabilities receive the educational benefits promised to them by state and federal laws. A child advocate can help parents/guardians develop the skills and knowledge necessary to build a solid support team for the child.

A child advocate is experienced in

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Building community from the ground up — Jameson man comes home

David Lainhart with grandson Rylan, four

Jameson, like most small, rural Midwestern towns, turns a wary eye on newcomers. David Lainhart is such a move-in, but one-by-one his neighbors have opened up to his friendly greetings, his surprising array of talents, and his willingness to pitch in to help the community where needed.

Dave Lainhart is wheelchair-bound but he doesn’t let that fact define him or even slow him down.

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Chautauqua!! Activities abound!

Parade Grand Marshals

JR & Betty Bird Grand Marshals 2015 Chautauqua

The Daviess County Arts Council selected J.R. and Betty Bird as the 2015 grand marshals of the 2015 Chautauqua parade. Pictured in the front seat are daughters Sharon (Kenneth) Lockridge and Patricia (Mike) Ehly.






Emery James Lawinger

Emery James Lawinger , four, son of Elizabeth Carpenter Lawinger is pictured at the Touch-A-Truck event held last

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Railroad flatcars — new solution for an old problem

Bridge at 292nd Street near Jamesport washed out Spring 2015.

A bridge at 292nd Street in Jamesport Township will be replaced by two 60 foot railroad flatcars placed side by side. The bridge will be about 22 feet wide with no load posted. The single-span bridge (No. 43102.4) is located on a gravel road going north off of State Hwy. NN on the west end of Jamesport. The bridge over

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Too many “green hills” prompts name change

but services stay the same

As of Oct. 1, Green Hills Community Action Agency (GHCAA), which serves Daviess and eight other counties, will begin doing business as Community Action Partnership of North Central Missouri (CAPNCM). The change is expected to help area residents more easily identify the organization among the many other businesses and entities with “Green Hills” in their name.
“Many businesses in north central Missouri operate with the

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Daviess County Commission Report

These are the unapproved minutes of Sept. 16, 2015. Randy Sims, presiding commissioner, called the meeting to order. David Cox, first district commissioner, was also present.

The road and bridge crew are working on a crossing at 142nd St and Unity Road in Colfax Township and repairing other storm damage in the county.

Dale Linville met with the commission regarding a blocked road in Sheridan Township.

Pam Howard, circuit clerk,

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Birds in the Spotlight … Chautauqua Grand Marshals Announced for 2015

J.R. and Betty Bird have been chosen as the grand marshals of the 2015 Chautauqua parade

Parade Marshals

The Daviess County Arts Council is pleased to announce that J.R. and Betty Bird have been chosen as the grand marshals of the 2015 Chautauqua parade. This year’s Chautauqua is set for Sept. 17-20 on the Gallatin square with the parade at 3 p.m. on Saturday.

Jesse Robert (J.R.) Bird, son of

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Drift on Over to the Theater During Chautauqua

Cast members pictured, left to right, front row, Glennie Peery, Amy McMahon, Rhonda McCann; back row, Beth Plotner, Chance Smith, Lana Belshe, Matt Pottorff, Mariah Wood, Honi Brown, Jackie Nichols, Doug Nichols and Troy Elbert.

Gallatin Chautauqua is scheduled for Sept. 18-19-20 with theatre performances set for Saturday and Sunday. Rachel Peery and Glennie Peery will be directing this year’s production “The Scheme of the Driftless Shifter.” The comedy is

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