W. W. Edgerton House On Preservation List

The 2022 Missouri Alliance for Historic Preservation list of Missouri’s endangered historic places, this year the list includes a property in Chillicothe.  . A total of seven properties were included on the list this year, including the W.W. Edgerton home at 609 Polk Street in Chillicothe. The list is released in hopes of raising awareness for historic preservation and specifically […]

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Kiwanis Shop With A Cop

The Chillicothe Kiwanis Club hosted the annual Shop-With-A-Cop Saturday morning.  Forty-nine children gathered to shop with local officers and others that volunteered their time to make this a brighter Christmas.  Funds for this event were donated by the Chillicothe Kiwanis Club, Wal-Mart grants to the Chillicothe Fire Department and Police Department, Chillicothe FFA, Chillicothe Elks, United Steel Workers 990 and […]

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Winter Coat Donation Drive

If you just got a new winter coat or have outgrown the old one, that old coat can be used to help someone in need. 55 & Go, Livingston County’s Retired Senior Volunteer Program is accepting donations to the “I Will Donate A Good Winter Coat” program. 55 & Go Director Patty Mefford says “I Will Donate A Good Winter […]

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Festival Of Lights – Decorating Begins

The Festival of Lights in Chillicothe has been taking place since about 2004, providing a beautiful drive-through display at Simpson Park.  Director Barb Burton has been in-charge since 2009.  She says every year they work to improve the experience and this year they had some help from the Collision Technology class at Grand River Technical School. Burton says the decorating […]

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Supporting Community by Volunteering

The Friends of the Park group in Chillicothe will begin raising money to buy new playground equipment for Simpson Park. Chillicothe City Administrator Darin Chappell says it’s just one example of community spirit that makes Chillicothe such a great town. A group spokesperson expects to raise as much as $300,000 dollars for the playground project with the final 25% financed […]

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