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2014 Tax Sale Notice

The Daviess County Collector of Revenue announces properties for sale due to unpaid taxes.

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VFW Post 2172 Earns “All State” Status

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2172 of Gallatin achieved another milestone by obtaining “All State” status—for the fourth consecutive year. Post Commander Ray Clevenger signaled his pride in Post 2172 earning the coveted status, stating that to qualify for “All State” recognition the post first had to maintain or exceed 100% of the prior year’s membership.

Bob O’Dell, Commander of VFW Missouri District 1, presents Post 2172 with the official

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Cast is Set for Blackbeard and His crew

Auditions are complete and the tour actor/directors from Missoula Children’s Theater have cast the play “Blackbeard the Pirate.” Over 30 children participated in Monday morning’s audition and every child received a part. Now the work begins as they prepare for Friday and Saturday night performances at 7 p.m. Free workshops are being presented Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m. at the theater for students ages 14-20 and Thursday afternoon at 2:45

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Alex Richards to star in “Hairspray: The Musical”

by T.L. Huffman

“It’s been quite the adventure,” said Alex Richards of landing the lead role in “Hairspray: The Musical” set to perform at 7:30 p.m. on July 18 and 19 and at 2 p.m. on July 20 at the Missouri Theater.

This is the second big stage performance for Alex, who also played Mrs. Lovett in Missouri Western’s production of “Sweeney Todd” last spring.

“This show is a little

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Board Seeks Interim Financing for Water Plant

Charlie Zitnik with DA Davidson and Co. out of Kansas City, which specializes in security brokers and dealers, discussed interim financing for the new water plant project with the Gallatin Board of Aldermen during their meeting held July 14.

The purpose of the interim financing is to pay for the engineering that has already been done for the project, according to City Administrator Zac Johnson. The city has a large

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Gallatin LDS Sends 24 on Missions Throughout the World

by Bryan Youd, bishop of Gallatin LDS

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ missionary program is one of the church’s most recognized characteristics. Mormon missionaries can be seen on the streets of Gallatin as well as on those of hundreds of major cities and smaller communities across the world.

The missionary effort is based on the New Testament pattern of missionaries serving in pairs, teaching the gospel and

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Hobby Lobby: Much to Ponder

Dw.cdrThe nearest Hobby Lobby is at St. Joseph, almost 50 miles away. There are 11 stores within a 100 miles of Gallatin. But that distance melted away when the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the Obama administration’s mandate to require private companies to provide contraceptives to employees.

Have you paid attention to the Hobby Lobby controversy and recent Supreme Court decision? How close to home does the Supreme Court ruling

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Daviess County Courthouse News

Your Right to Know: The following is information released from the Daviess County Courthouse on Tuesday, July 15, 2014.

County Commission

July 9 Meeting

Assessor Betty Harmison met with commissioners regarding Summit Gas for tax issues.

Larry Belshe met with commissioners regarding maintaining the roads in Daviess County.

James Lewis, bridge supervisor, worked on the bridge on Nickel Avenue and 280th Street. Crews will be working on 292nd Street in

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Driver Exam Moved for Elections

On Aug. 5, the Gallatin Driver Examination Station normally located in the Daviess County Courthouse, 102 North Main Street, Gallatin, will be relocated to the Daviess County Library, 306 West Grand, Gallatin. The exam room will be in the upstairs conference room of the library.

The Tuesday, Aug. 5, elections will also take place in the library. The elections will be held downstairs in the community room.

The election is

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Will Daviess County Youth Watch Their Health Go Up in Smoke?

by Nathan Uthe, B.S. nursing student, University of Missouri-Columbia

Nathan is a 2001 Winston High School graduate. He is currently completing a public health nursing clinical rotation at the Daviess County Health Department.

Daviess County youth tobacco usage is higher than the state average, according to Missouri Information for Community Assessment (MICA) data, as of 2012, it was estimated that one in six Daviess County students in grades 6-12 are

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