"Like" us on Facebook

See This Week’s AdZone

Upcoming Events

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

Visit Gallatin R-5 Schools

Click a News Category:

A Look at Townships

County Commissioner Carl Carder focuses on township news pulled from archives.
Daviess County Townships

Community Links

Check out various community websites. Click HERE

Get a map of Gallatin

Printer friendly descriptions: City Map / City Profile

Search the Marketplace

Select a mileage radius from any zip code to get the info about businesses you want: Marketplace Search

We’ll get you online!

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

This Gift is the Wrapping

Savannah Summers, Community Services Director with the Green Hills Community Action Agency in Trenton, loaded the back seat of her car with donations from the Lake Viking Quilters.

When law enforcement officers pick up lost, hurt or abandoned children, they often wrap them in comforting quilts made by the Lake Viking Quilters Club.

“We make sure those quilts are soft and cuddly,” said Shirley Leakey, a member of the quilting

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Home Birth, Once Community Norm, Now Rare Choice

Before modern medicine, home birth was the common method of delivery. Since the beginning of the 20th century, home birth rates have drastically fallen in most developed countries where women have access to high-quality medical care, generally to less than 1% of all births.

Amanda Hartman, 34, Jameson, never had any particular problem with the hospital where her first three children were born. She didn’t have a bad experience, but

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Remember the Soldiers Away From Home This Christmas

PFC John David Macy, with the 35th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, isn’t sure what he is having for dinner for Christmas as he serves his one year stint in the Army in Korea, but he is confident it will be a pretty decent meal.

“He said Thanksgiving in Korea was good,” said his father Greg Macy. “He has no complaints about Army food.”

Still, it won’t be a home

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Georgia Maxwell Retires from Courthouse

A reception for Georgia Maxwell, Daviess County Recorder of Deeds, will be held from 2-4 p.m. on Dec. 17 at the Daviess County Courthouse in Gallatin. The reception is to honor Georgia for 24 years of service to the citizens of the county upon her retirement. Cards may be sent to P.O. Box 132 or emailed to [email protected]

Georgia was born in the small town of Raymondville, nicknamed “Timber Town

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Stanley Receives More Post Season Honors

Gallatin R-5 senior Michael Stanley, shown here with GHS Head Football Coach Kevin Gundy, has been named to the KKWK/KMRN All-Star Football Team, as well as the Missouri Football Coaches Association Class 1, All-State Third Team at linebacker.

Michael will travel to Dallas, Texas, on Thursday, where he will participate in the Blue-Gray All-American East vs. West Game at AT&T Stadium, the home of the Dallas Cowboys. Michael competed throughout

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

A Journey from Deaf to Hearing

God in the silence, God in the sound

“It was amazing!” said Shelia Bridgman, as she recalled hearing the human voice for the first time in 10 years. “I felt overwhelmed. It’s been an amazing miracle in my life and I praise God for this gift to hear again.”

Shelia Bridgman was born healthy and hearing in 1947. When she was nine years old, her appendix ruptured. Doctors gave her

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Give Thanks for All Things

Dw.cdrIt’s been a very, very stressful week.

Literally minutes after finishing up pages to send to the imagesetter and before the press actually got rolling on last week’s edition, priorities changed. We were physically stunned by the news. While standing in confusion and cradled in a hurting grandmother’s arms, a telephone call confirmed the unthinkable. My 2-year-old grandson, Tucker, would be in surgery within hours to remove a brain tumor

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Blasts from the Past

Dec. 1, 2004

Benjamin Herrold, Kaleb Wilson and Kyle King combined for 46 points to lead Gilman City to a 69-63 upset of Winston in the opening round of the Gallatin Invitational Tournament.

Katie Patton, Missouri FCCLA State President and a junior at Gallatin High School, attended the National Teen Dating Violence Prevention Summit held in Washington, D.C., as the representative from Missouri.

Nov. 30, 1994

Marilyn Tolen and Sharon

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Kathy Henderson Retires After 20 Years

Kathy Henderson of Lake Viking will retire from a 20 year teaching career, 15 years at Winston and five years at Gallatin. A reception will be held in her honor from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 19, at the Winston school cafeteria.

Mrs. Henderson started her teaching career teaching kindergarten at Gallatin. She taught in a variety of areas at Winston, including Spanish, seventh and eighth grade communication

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.