Monthly Archives: May 2012

FCS Financial Awards Community Improvement Grants

Written on May 31, 2012 at 10:12 pm, by

FCS Financial is recognizing 17 different 4-H clubs and FFA chapters with $250 grants for submitting outstanding Shaping Rural Missouri grant applications and plans to complete a community improvement project in the coming months. Gorin Go-Getters 4-H Club of Scotland County was among the grant recipients. The local group used the grant funds to help […]

Keosauqua Motorists Killed in Clark County Accident

Written on May 31, 2012 at 10:10 pm, by

Two Keosauqua, IA residents were killed in a two-vehicle accident in Clark County on Wednesday May, 23rd at 7:20 p.m. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash occurred at 7:20 p.m. at the intersection of Route C and Route B, three miles north of Wayland. Blaine E. Dehart, 87, and a passenger in […]

Smell a Rose

Written on May 31, 2012 at 10:08 pm, by

Greetings all, Jordan here; coming at you live this week from Dancing Rabbit. I am always impressed by the ever-quickening progression of things ’round here. We haven’t slowed down one bit this week; that’s for sure. Further “Crooked Route” construction took place, bent raising madness ensued once again, teams of ten at a time shuffled […]

Downing Man Faces Drug Charges

Written on May 31, 2012 at 10:07 pm, by

A traffic stop in Adair County has resulted in drug charges against a Downing man. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Brandon M. Shubert, 31, was ticketed with possession less than 35 grams of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia at 3:38 p.m. on Tuesday, May 22nd. He was transported to the Adair County […]

C-SC Names Spring 2012 Honors Lists

Written on May 31, 2012 at 10:04 pm, by

CANTON – Culver-Stockton College is proud to announce its President’s List, Dean’s List and Honor Roll for the Spring 2012 semester. To be named to an honors list, students must meet high academic standards established by Culver-Stockton. Kirsten Johnston, senior Elementary Education major, Memphis, MO was named to the Dean’s List. Nathan Werner, sophomore Business […]

Riley Watkins Named to C-SC Honors List

Written on May 31, 2012 at 10:03 pm, by

CANTON – Riley Watkins, a senior Athletic Training major from Memphis, MO was named to the Culver-Stockton College Honors List for the spring 2012 semester. To be named to an honors list, Culver-Stockton College requires students to meet high academic standards. President’s List students have earned a 4.0 GPA and were enrolled in a minimum […]

County Commission Minutes – May 17, 2012

Written on May 31, 2012 at 10:01 pm, by

Thursday, May 17, 2012 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 AM. PRESENT WERE: Presiding Commissioner, C.E. Harris, Jr. arrived at 8:43 am; Western District Commissioner, Paul Campbell; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; and County Clerk, Batina Dodge. Commissioner Clatt moved to approve the consent agenda; […]

U.S. Cellular’s Calling All Communities Campaign Will Return in September to Give $1 Million to Schools

Written on May 31, 2012 at 9:59 pm, by

U.S. Cellular announced this month that its Calling All Communities campaign will return for the fourth year this September. It challenges schools to rally community support for the chance to win a share of $1 million to fund the projects their students need the most. The school that garners the most community votes will win […]

Feeding Stations

Written on May 31, 2012 at 9:57 pm, by

Birding is a very popular hobby.  It can be as simple as sitting up a bird feeding station in your yard, or adding hummingbird feeders to your deck, to developing a bluebird trail.  There is an abundance of birds out there to observe.  How much easier than sitting a jar lid of jelly on your […]

K-9 Unit Tracks Missing Driver

Written on May 31, 2012 at 9:52 pm, by

A Gorin man is facing numerous charges after crashing a stolen vehicle in Scotland County early on the morning of Tuesday, May 22nd. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Matthew E. Coop, 25, of Gorin crashed the stolen 2001 Chevrolet truck in the early morning hours. on Route U, 1.5 miles east of Gorin. […]