The Peterson Family Bluegrass Band To Perform Sunday

The Chillicothe Area Arts Council will wrap up their celebration of Sliced Bread Week with a concert on Sunday.  Arts Council Director Mary Lou VanDeventer says the FREE Concert features The Peterson Family Bluegrass Band. Turning Point Church is an air-conditioned venue and the concert is presented at no charge.  Free will donations will be accepted. Social distancing is requested […]

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Dorney Inducted Into Chillicothe Hall Of Fame

The Livingston County Preservation Society unveiled the latest inductee onto their hall of fame Tuesday.  Police Chief Maurice Dorney is the fourth inducting for the Hall of Fame.  The ceremony was held at the Sliced Bread Innovation Center. Rodney Mouton from Livingston County Preservation Society says Chief Dorney served as City Marshal and later Police Chief for 49 years. A […]

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Photo Exhibition Opens At Sliced Bread Innovation Center

The “My Missouri 2021 Photo Exhibition” will be in Chillicothe for three weeks.  The exhibit, which includes 200 photographs, arrived Thursday at the Sliced Bread Innovation Center on 1st Street. The exhibition is oriented around the four seasons and the selected photographs showcase the geographic and cultural landscape of the state. They provide an opportunity on the occasion of Missouri’s […]

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Freedom Fest/Sliced Bread Co-Op

Two Chillicothe community events are cooperating into one large celebration next weekend. The Sliced Bread Days celebration will combine with the traditional Chillicothe Freedom Festival which is scheduled for July 6th. Amy Supple with Visit Chillicothe says Freedom Festival activities begin around 5:00pm. She says with the Sliced Bread Days Carnival and Freedom Festival both using the park, Simpson Park […]

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“Sliced Bread Days” Is July 5th To The 7th

July 7th is officially Sliced Bread Day in Missouri.  The Missouri Legislature approved the bill that gives the official designation and Chillicothe is Celebrating being the Home of Sliced Bread with “The Greatest Event Since Sliced Bread”  July 5th to the 7th. That’s Amy Supple with Visit Chillicothe.  She says the celebration will start on July 5th and run through […]

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Sliced Bread Legislation Headed To Senate

Legislation to Proclaim July 7th as Sliced Bread Day in the State of Missouri is now in the hands of the Missouri Senate.  Monday night, the House or Representatives passed the legislation with only 9 dissenting votes.  Representative Rusty Black Talked about the Legislation he sponsored. Black says Hoskins is encouraged about the chances for passage. In 2018, the bill […]

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