New Assistants at CHS Football

There are a couple of new Assistant coaches on the Chillicothe Football staff. New Head Coach Chad Smith knew both of them when they were students and he was an Assistant Coach at Penney High of Hamilton. Overstreet led Penney High’s Football team to three Show-Me Bowls, including one state championship and was ranked #2 in the nation his Senior […]

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Board Approves Assistant Coaching Changes

Chillicothe’s New Head Football Coach Chad Smith will have some new assistant coaches. At this week’s Chillicothe School Board meeting, the Board approve Extra Duty hires as assistant High School Football Coaching duties for Ben Coult, Kellen Overstreet, Roman Cranmer and Korby Ford. They accepted resignations of Blake Linebaugh and Caleb Sconce as Assistant high School Football Coaches. Sconce also […]

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New Chillicothe City Website

The City of Chillicothe has a new website that provides visitors access to information not easily found before. City Clerk Rose Frampton and Parks Director Josh Norris lead the project and Frampton says access to the site was very important. She explained some of the Parks features on the site. Frampton says finding things like ordinances for the city is […]

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New Mudcats Skipper

The Chillicothe Mudcats organization is moving forward and planning on returning to the baseball diamond this summer. When the season begins, the Mudcats will have a new skipper. Former Coach Caleb Bounds has accepted a full-time job at Rock Valley College and will be required to be there year-round, according to Mudcats General Manager Doug Doughty. Taking over the coaching […]

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Chillicothe has New Ambulance

A new ambulance was delivered to Chillicothe this week. The Chillicothe Department of Emergency Services took delivery of the 2019 ambulance and has been working to outfit it with the equipment from the one it will replace. Chillicothe Fire Chief Eric Reeter says the van style ambulance will be used primarily for transfers to the Kansas City Hospitals. The ambulance […]

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Wiebers Settles Into New Position

Despite the heat and operating out of temporary quarters, Chillicothe’s Newest Superintendent of Schools is on the job in his first week with the district. Dan Wiebers has taken over the Chillicothe Superintendent of Schools position after holding the same position at Trenton. Wiebers says the first step this week is meeting and getting to know everyone. Wiebers says former […]

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New Playground Equipment Planned

Thanks to a combined effort by a citizens organization and the City Council, Simpson Park will have new playground equipment in a new location in the future. The Friends of the Parks group addressed the city council in the Finance meeting about the project. Spokesperson Lou Cowherd said the goal is to put new playground equipment to the north and […]

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