Bulk pick up in April in Hamilton
The City of Hamilton and R&W Container will conduct the Spring City Wide Bulk pickup on Saturday, April 8, 2017.  Items must be taken to the curb by 7 a.m. and will be picked up there.  Materials that can’t be picked up include:  tires, yard waste, waste oil, batteries, antifreeze, items...
Greenhills Beekeepers Club to host an informational meeting on Pollinator Crops
Three-fourths of the world’s flowering plants and about 35 percent of the world’s food crops depend on animal pollinators to reproduce. More than 3,500 species of native bees help increase crop yields. Some scientists estimate that one out of every three bites of food we eat exists because of...
The Livingston County Power Clovers 4-H club planted a Liberty Tree at the historic Livingston County Courthouse grounds April 29, 2016, during the first year of the 4-H Liberty Tree project.
In recognition of National Volunteer Month, 4-H members will again partner with Crader Distributing and local Stihl dealers for a week of service and citizenship in April, planting Liberty Trees in communities throughout Missouri. The effort is part of a monthlong 4-H True Leaders in Service...
Arbor Day first Friday in April
Arbor Day, an April holiday that celebrates the planting and caring for trees, is a popular time for homeowners to add new trees to their landscapes. Before doing this, however, homeowners should consider advice from expert arborists to ensure the trees' longevity. "Too often, consumers waste...
Representative Jim Neely
Greetings Friends!   Legislation to Stop Illegal Use of Herbicides Receives Final Legislative Approval (HB 662) The House and Senate have agreed to legislation that is meant to stop the illegal use of herbicides that have caused widespread damage to crops in Southeast Missouri. According to experts...
Tuberous Begonia
It is time to plant some bulbs indoors for later enjoyment outdoors, says University of Missouri Extension horticulturist David Trinklein. When started indoors before the weather warms, these inexpensive, tender bulbs give gardeners a jump-start on spring color. Plant about a month before the last...
Senator Denny Hoskins
For the first time in eight years, the Legislature is enjoying working with a Republican governor and is energized by the prospect of reversing our state’s trend of losing businesses, jobs and population to our neighboring states. Many of our neighbors have been taking steps to make their states...
Newspapers will not arrive until Thursday morning.
Due to printing equipment failure at the printer's office, our papers will arrive a day late this week. They should be in at the newspaper office in the morning on Thursday.
Be prepared for stepped up seat belt enforcement.
The Hamilton Police Department announced today they are joining with statewide Law Enforcement March 15th-31st for an aggressive youth seat belt mobilization to crack down on Missouri’s seat belt law violations and to reduce highway fatalities. Only 70 percent of Missouri teens wear their seat...
The City of Hamilton held their monthly meeting on March 8. Aldermen Travis Trosper, Fred Moss, Jim Sweiven and Sherria Kavanaugh were present along with Mayor Winford Gilliam, City Administrator, Jean Van Iperen and City Attorney, Robert Cowherd. During public participation, Traci Flynn of Twigs,...


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