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Candidates File for Elections

Candidates filing for the April 7, 2015, election for school and municipal offices had until yesterday, Tuesday, Jan. 20, to sign up.

Running for the City of Gallatin is incumbent Steve Evans for west ward aldermen and incumbent Carol Walker east ward aldermen. Current mayor Barb Ballew is seeking another term.

Those running for positions on county school boards are: Gallatin: Jesse Bird and Trent Dowell; Pattonsburg: Pam Plymell, Lyle

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Search for Suspect Around Poosey: CAPTURED

Updated 1/20/14: Robert E. Graham is now in custody at the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office, after a standoff with multiple law enforcement units at a remote area known as Panther’s Den in Poosey Park. No one was injured.

Livingston County authorities are reporting that an Iowa man sought on attempted murder charges was spotted in the area of Pikes Lake and the Poosey Conservation Area just past noon on Monday,

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Demolition Begins on Building

 

Tom Madget of Madget Demolition, Inc., St. Joseph, said it will take two or three weeks to demolish the Flowers Unlimited building on the east side of the square in Gallatin. The building was destroyed by a fire in March 2014. The crew began cleaning out the inside of the building last week. He said they will have to go slowly so as not to damage the walls of

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Gallatin School Hires New Superintendent

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Dr. Bryan Copple

The Gallatin R-5 Board of Education announced the hiring of Dr. Bryan Copple as the next superintendent of the district. The selection was made after a long and thorough evaluation and interview process, according to the board. There were many qualified applicants, but the board said it felt confident that Dr. Copple is the perfect fit for the community.

Dr. Copple currently

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Daviess County Courthouse News

Your Right to Know: The following is information released from the Daviess County Courthouse on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015.

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James Lewis, road and bridge supervisor, and crew have been working in the shop.

Daviess County Sheriff Ben Becerra discussed his department’s 2015 budget with the commission.

Greg Fisher of Maryville Glass & Lock and Todd Burton of Winn Company discussed window replacements and repairs with the commissioners.

Tonya

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Older Worker Opportunities in Daviess County

The Experience Works Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is currently accepting applications. Program applicants must be age 55 or older, unemployed, meet income criteria and live in Daviess County. There are currently several openings for qualified candidates.

“In this difficult economy, many older Missourians are finding it necessary to find work,” says Debb Trautloff, local employment and training coordinator for Experience Works.  “Unfortunately, finding a job can be especially

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Reece Selected as Coach of the Year

 

Stuart Reece was selected earlier this year by the Missouri High School Athlete Association staff to receive the NFHS Coaches Association state award for tennis for 2013-2014. Stuart teaches health at Campbell Middle School and is the boys’ and girls’ coach at Lee’s Summit North. The Broncos team were state champions for 2013-14. Stuart is the son-in-law of David and Kayla Michael of Gallatin and is married to their

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Regional Jail Will Turn Small Profit in 2015

The Daviess/DeKalb Regional Jail Board is projecting next year the jail will turn a profit. Not a big profit — $53,000 — but a profit, nevertheless.

Next year will be a trial year. It will be the first year the jail will go a full year with a vastly reduced number of counties being housed. Income is predicted from Caldwell; Daviess/DeKalb; Livingston; and Sullivan. In the years before the jail

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Ag and Rural Lifestyle Show

ST. JOSEPH, MO — On Friday, Jan. 23 (10 a.m. – 8 p.m.), and Saturday, Jan. 24 (9 a.m. – 4 p.m.), the St. Joe Civic Arena hosts the 20th Annual Ag & Rural Lifestyle Show. The event will include daily seminars, more than 100 vendors, and door prizes. For more information, visit cindybarnesproductions.com.

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