Two With Serious Injuries

A Meadville man and his passenger had serious injuries in a single-vehicle accident Sunday night in Platte County.  State Troopers reported at about 7:30 pm, 65-year-old Danny D McIntyre of Meadville and his passenger, 24-year-old Lauren E McCracken of Cadet, MO had serious injuries when McIntyre was westbound on Missouri-152 and ran off the road.  His vehicle went airborne and […]

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CHS Boys Basketball Falls in Opener

The Platte County Pirates boys basketball team jumped out to an 18 to 1 lead and went on to beat the Chillicothe Boys Basketball team 60 to 29 in the opening round of the Savannah Tournament. Coach Tim Cool called Platte County “a really good team.” Wyatt Brandsgaard had 9 points, Griff Bonderer with 6, James Mathew with 5, Landon […]

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Hornets Baseball Falls to Platte Co

Hornets Baseball Taken Out in Opening Round of Districts

A big 3rd inning was the difference in a Platte County 12-10 win over Chillicothe in the opening round of the Pony Express Baseball tournament. Chillicothe scored three in the bottom of the first and two in the second for a quick 5-0 run. Platte County scored nine in the third inning. Chillicothe fought back with a three-run fourth to […]

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Lady Hornets vs Platte Co Preview

The Chillicothe Lady Hornets return to the Savannah Tournament to play Platte County in the consolation semi-final game. Chillicothe girls lost to Smithville in the first round and Platte County lost to Benton 58-23 in their first round game. Coach Darren Smith says the last time Chillicothe played Platte County was last year in the Kearney Tournament when the Lady […]

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Chillicothe Cross Country at Platte Co

The Chillicothe Girls Cross Country team finished fifth in the large and tough Platte County Invitational. St Teresa’s Academy was the champion, followed by Platte County, Park Hill and Liberty North all ahead of Chillicothe. Clairissa Nivens finished 22nd overall, Juliann Gabrielson was 36th and Aliyah Briner 37th place. Emma Burk was 48th and Kaydence Shipers was 49th. Callaway Chapman […]

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