Handling Summer Heat

As temperatures for the early part of next week will climb to the upper 90’s, make sure you are ready for the summer heat.  Ann Burchett from the Livingston County Health Center says the first thing to remember is to keep yourself hydrated. Burchett says drink plenty of fluids. She says when possible, try to plan your activities for earlier […]

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Free Fishing Weekend

It is time to start making plans to take advantage of Missouri’s Free Fishing Weekend. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites the public to get hooked on fishing through its Free Fishing Days, June 11 and 12. During Free Fishing Days, anyone may fish in the Show-Me State without having to buy a fishing permit, trout permit, or trout […]

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Missouri Higher Education Offers FAFSA Frenzy – Summer Edition

Missouri students are getting a second chance at free help in completing their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) this summer, thanks to a series of events called the FAFSA Frenzy – Summer Edition.  The Missouri Department of Higher Education & Workforce Development (MDHEWD) is hosting the events, from June 2nd to July 15th, including one held in Chillicothe. […]

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Rule Changes for Summer Sports

The Missouri State High School Activities Association Board of Directors have voted to grant relief of portions of the MSHSAA By-Laws that include summer limits on contact between coaches and student-athletes. Dependent upon approval from local and state health officials, the MSHSAA Board voted to make the summertime dead period and the summer limits on contact optional for the summer […]

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Memorial Day is Start of Summer

This is Memorial Day and for many, it is the last day of a three day weekend. Livingston County Library Director Candy Warren says for many it is the unofficial start to Summer. Warren says there are many activities you can do for Memorial Day with family and friends. The Livingston County Library is closed today but will be open […]

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LCL Summer Reading Craft Program

Mark June 7th on your calendar for the next Summer Reading Craft Program for teens at the Livingston County Library. Young Adults ages 13 to 18 are welcome to participate in a Flashlight Lightsaber craft on June 7th from 4:00 to 5:00pm. A Library spokesperson said the craft was popular among all ages at the recent Second annual L-C-L Con. […]

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Chillicothe Mudcats Seeking Player Host Families

The Chillicothe Mudcats return for another summer of baseball from late May through July.  The team already has 35 players signed and those players will need housing.  The Mudcats organization provides the housing through Host Families.  These families volunteer to house the player, providing access to laundry and providing meals.  Butch Shaffer, from the Mudcats Board says without the Host […]

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