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Strong Efforts Lead to GRC Sweep of Polo Panthers

Gallatin’s girls, two games removed from the loss of their floor leader, found a new formula Tuesday night with a team effort and a solid 51-35 victory on the road against Polo.

Bailey Maxwell gave the Lady Bulldogs the lead with a coast to coast layup in the first minute of play and dominated the backboards, adding 12 rebounds to her 16 points from the field. She also led her

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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.

County Commission

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.


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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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Bulldogs Fall to Top-Seeded Cards, 74-59, in Title Game

Harris Cameron gets inside position on Hamilton’s Levi Norris during semifinal action last Thursday in the Lawson Tournament.

Gallatin’s boys played even basketball with top-seeded Lawson for 28 minutes in Saturday night’s championship game of the Lawson Invitational. The only trouble is, they found themselves down, 22-5, after the game’s first four minutes.

A slow start had the Bulldogs playing catch-up ball as they struggled to make a permanent dent

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Host Osborn Upsets Winston for Tourney Title

Winston’s Redbirds got into early foul trouble and the Osborn Wildkats took advantage of that and a home floor advantage to pull off a 66-55 upset in the championship game of the Osborn Tournament on Saturday.

The loss snapped Winston’s 11-game winning streak and sent the Birds to just their second loss of the season.

“Osborn has a solid team and deserved the win over us by how poorly our

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CBC Blood Drive

TRENTON, MO — Community Blood Center needs to collect 580 units of blood daily to meet the needs of area hospital patients. To help with efforts, the Grundy County Senior Center (2901 Hoover Drive) will host a blood drive on Feb. 2 from 12 to 6 p.m. Call 888-647-4040 or visit savealifenow.org for more information about guidelines for donation, or to set up an appointment.

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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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Student, Teacher Recognized by VFW

Jessi Becerra, an eighth grader at Gallatin R-5 High School and first-place winner of the local VFW Post 2172-sponsored Patriot Pen Essay Contest, has also won first-place for VFW Missouri District 1. Jessi presented her essay to the district leadership and was awarded a certificate and a $100 check at the district meeting in Chillicothe on Jan. 10.

Each year more than 100,000 students in grades six to eight enter

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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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