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Kensley LeAnn Jones b. November 20, 2014

Jessica and Jamie Jones of Gallatin proudly announce the birth of a daughter, Kensley LeAnn Jones, born at 8:50 on Nov. 20, 2014, at Cameron Regional Medical Center. Kensley weighed 5 pounds, 12.4 ounces, and was 18 ½ inches long. She has one brother, Kendell Jones.

Maternal grandmother is Donna Robidoux.

Paternal grandparents are Lonnie and Nancy Jones of Cameron and Joe and Donna Jones.

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Virginia Thomas 1918-2014

Funeral services for Virginia Thomas were held Nov. 24, 2014, at Poland-Thompson Funeral Home, Cameron. Burial was at Cameron Memory Gardens, Cameron.

Virginia Anne Thomas, 96, Leawood, Kan., formerly of Cameron, died on Nov. 18, 2014.

Virginia was born on July 17, 1918, in Gallatin, to M.E. and Lettie (O’Toole) Place.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lloyd E. Thomas; and brother, George Place.

Virginia was a

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Tammy Templeton 1963-2014

Memorial service for Tammy Templeton was held Nov. 23, 2014, at the Dockery Park building, Gallatin. Burial of cremains: Mt. Zion Cemetery, New Hampton.

Tammy L. (Watkins) Templeton, formerly of Spickard, died Nov. 4, 2014, in Nashville where she resided with her daughter for the last few months of her life.

Tammy was born Aug. 31, 1963, to Norma J. (Holley) and Clay O. Watkins.

She was raised by her

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Batson-Adams Engage to Be Married

Ayrica Ayn Batson and Lee Daniel Adams, both of Springfield, announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

Ayrica is the daughter of Jerry and Wanda Batson of Gallatin. Her paternal grandparents are Aleene Marsh, the late J.D. Marsh and the late Bill Batson, all of Albany. Ayrica’s maternal grandparents were the late Elva and Madeline Fletchall of Grant City. She is a 2007 graduate of Gallatin and a 2012 graduate of

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Independence Man Hurt on Route M

According to the highway patrol, Rodney Larrimore, 52, Independence, was driving a 2007 Kenworth westbound on Route M about six miles south of Gallatin at about 8:45 a.m. on Nov. 22. The right front tire traveled off the right side of the road. The vehicle overturned onto its top, facing west off the right side of the roadway.

Mr. Larrimore was taken to Cameron Regional Medical Center by Daviess County

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Jail Meeting Rescheduled for Nov. 26

The Nov. 20 meeting of the Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail Board was canceled due to lack of a quorum. Next meeting is at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26.

Old business will include the building add-on and training. New business will be a discussion of MULES by Todd Watson, and Ace Vending. Closed session will hear pending litigations and the Steven Grant audit.

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LaVerne Berry 1929-2014

Funeral services for Wilbert LaVerne Berry will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, at Bram-Turner Funeral Home, Maysville, with burial in Amity Cemetery. Memorial contributions: Amity United Methodist Church or Mosaic Life Care Hospice.

Wilbert LaVerne Berry, 85, St. Joseph, died at his home Nov. 23, 2014.

He was born on Aug. 24, 1929, near McFall, to Wilbert Lee and Leila (Mason) Berry. They preceded him in

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Festival of Trees in Caldwell County

BRECKENRIDGE, MO — The Festival of Trees, an annual community event, will be Dec. 6 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Breckenridge school. There will be games, pictures with Santa, vendors, drawings, and a raffle for the fully decorated Christmas trees and holiday wreaths. Ham, hot rolls, cheesy potatoes, green beans, and a dessert will be available for only $5. Lunch is hosted by the sophomore class; the

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Missouri Needs One More Win for SEC East Title

by Benjamin Herrold

In the fourth quarter of Missouri’s game at Tennessee last Saturday, the Tigers were clinging to a 16-13 lead and facing a third-and-eight at their own 28-yard line. The crowd of nearly 96,000 had been hot all night, cheering and singing “Rocky Top” with vigor.

The crowd was thunderous, willing the Volunteer defense to make the stop, the sound echoing out of the massive, 93-year-old stadium,

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