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2016 Tax Sale Notice

Daviess County publishes the 2016 Tax Sale Notice, describing lots and lands for delinquent taxes to be sold Aug. 22 at the county courthouse in Gallatin. Click here to see the 2016 listings: Tax Sale Notice

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Poosey Digest: Jefferson would smile

by Freida Marie Crump

Greetings from Poosey.

Thomas Jefferson was not against an aristocracy but believed that virtue and talent instead of wealth should determine the elite class. It should be noted that Jefferson seldom visited airports.

I recently spent a good deal of time in a variety of airline terminals, slowly understanding the meaning of the word “terminal.” I thought I’d spent my life living, eating, sleeping and walking

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Water goes off in Daviess County, slowly being restored

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Pictured left to right are Lori Norton, Teagan Caldwell, James Norton, Gunnar Goll, Toni Poage, Debbie Walker, Brandi Goll and Kamdon Goll. Several others joined the volunteers Sunday to distribute water to residents of Winston.

About 700 households and businesses in Daviess County south of the Grand River were out of water over the weekend, according to Daviess County Public Water Supply District #1 at Pattonsburg. Service has now been

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Gallatin turns the tap on for water plant project

The Gallatin Board of Aldermen decided to move forward with the new water plant and the mayor was authorized to sign a contract with the low bid for its construction, pending addition funding being secured. The low bid was from David E Ross Construction Company (base bid $4,987,000).

The decision was made after the board heard two proposals at their meeting held Monday, July 25.

The first proposal heard by

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NCMC business students place in Top 10 nationally

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Tatumn Skinner, left, and Aubrey Nelson, right, placed in the Top 10 in the nation at the Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) National Leadership Conference

Two North Central Missouri College business students competed this summer at the Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) National Leadership Conference in Atlanta, Ga.  Aubrey Nelson of Gallatin and Tatumn Skinner of Jamesport both qualified for the national competition by placing first at the state level.  Aubrey and

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A wonderful bird is the pelican

pelican story twoDaryl and Jeanette Stretch had about 84 pelicans land on their three-quarter acre pound off of Hwy. K.

“I’ve lived here my entire life and never knew we had pelicans,” said Jeanette. “Some people thought they were swans. But these were smaller than swans with shorter beaks.”

The pelicans are huge with a wing span of six to seven feet and black-tipped wings. The Stretches research pelicans on the Missouri

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Two children, three adults hurt in accident on Hwy. 13

Brently Hogan, 4, Jameson, was one of five people, including another child, hurt in an accident that happened at about 11 p.m. on Saturday, July 23, in Daviess County.

According to the Highway Patrol, the crash occurred as Misty Griffin, 27, Chillicothe, was southbound on Hwy. 13. A vehicle being driven by Aubrey Huston, 22, Jameson, was westbound, failed to stop at a stop sign about five miles south of

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Weatherby man hurt in one-vehicle accident, arrested after

David McKinnon, 52, Weatherby, received moderate injuries in a one-vehicle accident that happened at about 3:23 p.m. on July 24 in Daviess County.

According to the Highway Patrol, Mr. McKinnon was westbound on Hwy. 6. About .75 miles east of Route EE, he traveled into the eastbound lane and off the south side of the roadway. His 2013 Hyundai Elantra struck a fence and came to rest on its wheels

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Daviess County Courthouse News

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Absentee voting will be possible through the county clerk’s office from 8 a.m. to noon on the Saturday prior to the election, July 30, 2016.

County Commission

Karl Hazzard discussed a private road in Monroe Township. Gary Heldenbrand and Larry Belshe were visitors.

The Board of Equalization convened at 8:30 a.m. and ended at 11:10 a.m. The commission meeting reconvened following the Board of Equalization.

Commissioners signed agreements

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