Skoglund To Lead Troop H

A former Chillicothe resident will be the Commanding Officer for Troop H of the Missouri Highway Patrol.  Lieutenant Shawn Skoglund will be promoted effective December 1st to the rank of Captain and will begin his new duties at that time. Skoglund joined the Patrol in 1995, first serving in Troop B, northeast Missouri.  In 1998 he transferred to Troop H […]

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KCHI & Leatherman Scholarships Presented To Chillicothe Seniors

KCHI Radio presented the Leatherman Broadcast & Communication Scholarship to a senior entering the Broadcast Communications or Journalism Field in College.  Program Director Kate Kelly had the announcement of this year’s winner. KCHI and Investor’s Community Bank presented the “A” for Achievement Scholarships of $200 each.  Students receiving the “A” for Achievement Scholarship are the top 10 students based solely […]

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Winners Drawn For 2021 KCHI Wishbook

Winners for the 26th annual KCHI Wishbook were drawn Friday morning.  General Manager Patti Leatherman made the drawing live on the air for five winners of $200 to be used at the Wishbook sponsor of their choice.  This year’s KCHI Wishbook winners include: Suzanne Frizzell of Chillicothe Kelsee Herrington of Chillicothe Anne Boone of Brookfield Gary Speck of Trenton Darrell […]

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Two Troop B Troopers Promoted To Corporal

Two Tropers in Missouri Highway Patrol’s Troop B have earned promotions and new assignments.  Trooper Lee Ewigman and Trooper Brandon Pearson have been promoted and begin their new assignments on June 1st. Trooper Ewigman will be promoted to corporal and designated the assistant zone supervisor of Zone 3, serving the citizens of Linn and Chariton counties. Ewigman has been a […]

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Chillicothe Police Officer Promoted

An officer with the Chillicothe Police Department was promoted to Patrol Sergeant.  Officer Jeremiah Grider was recommended for the new position that was made available through the actions of the Chillicothe City Council.  Prior to the recommendation by Chief Jon Maples, Grider faced an outside review panel.  Sergeant Grider has been with the Chillicothe Police Department for nearly three years.

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