Monthly Archives: April 2013

Thunderstorms Spread Flooding Across Region

Written on April 25, 2013 at 7:12 pm, by

After a season lacking moisture, local creeks and streams were replenished and then some, as heavy rains on April 17th and 18th led to wide spread flash flooding across northeast Missouri. The National Weather Service reported rain totals between four to six inches in Scotland County during the two days. That led to extensive flooding […]

English II Students Enter ‘The Crucible’

Written on April 25, 2013 at 6:47 pm, by

by Christina Olakowski English II students at Scotland County High School were able to put their argumentative skills to use in a mock trial during the week of April 8th. The trial, which was based off Arthur Miller’s play The Crucible, required students to get into full performance mode and defend the reputation of their […]

Extension to Offer Governmental Boards Training

Written on April 25, 2013 at 6:37 pm, by

Do you serve on a public board and wonder what your responsibilities really are? Are there resources you can get to assist you in learning more about your role? There will be a training series called “Serving on Public Boards” that will be held on May 16th      and May 23rd (one program, 2 nights) from […]

Toxins are everywhere

Written on April 25, 2013 at 6:36 pm, by

Toxins are everywhere. They’re in the food we eat, the water we drink, the air we breathe. Every day new toxins are introduced to our bodies, and there’s only so much the body can do to rid itself of them. Thus, the importance of an occasional natural body cleanse to help rid the body of […]

County Commission Minutes 4/11 – 4/17/2013

Written on April 25, 2013 at 6:36 pm, by

Thursday, April 11, 2013 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE: Presiding Commissioner, C.E. Harris, Jr.; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; and County Clerk, Batina Dodge. Presiding Commissioner Harris moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Commissioner […]

American History Moment by Jauflione Chapter NSDAR 4/25/2013

Written on April 25, 2013 at 6:35 pm, by

On April 30, 1789, following his inauguration as first President of the United States, George Washington and other officials walked from Federal Hall to St. Paul’s Chapel in Lower Manhattan for a service of thanksgiving. Washington attended St. Paul’s during the time the U.S. capital was located  in New York City. St. Paul’s Chapel is […]

Bluebird Enthusiasts

Written on April 25, 2013 at 6:33 pm, by

Are you a bluebird enthusiast; if so, you will want to start watching your houses.  I am sure you have already spotted those flits of blue in your yard and garden. Over the years, land has been cleared for housing developments, shopping malls, highways, and cropland, and many old trees have been cut for firewood.  […]

NO MO Bulldog Good Sam Chapter Meets in Memphis

Written on April 25, 2013 at 6:33 pm, by

The NO MO Bulldog Good Sam Chapter met April 12, 2013 at Keith’s in Memphis,  for a luncheon and chapter meeting with eleven members present. Those present were: Ron & Judy Boyer, Larry & Bernice Kenney, Larry & Deanna Hubbard, Bonnie Ward, Vera Monroe, Bobby Smith and Don & Dean Brown. Guest was Byron Ewalt. […]

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS OF APPLICATION TO RE-ZONE

Written on April 25, 2013 at 6:32 pm, by

On the 9th day of May 2013 at 6:30 p.m., the Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of Memphis, Missouri, will hold a public hearing at City Hall, 125 W. Jefferson Street, Memphis, MO, on an application by Don Musser to re-zone certain real property located at 475 S. Market Street, Memphis, Missouri to […]

Novinger Holding Town-Wide Yard Sales

Written on April 25, 2013 at 6:30 pm, by

Novinger’s Annual Town-Wide Yard Sales event will be held on Saturday, April 27th, beginning at 8:00 a.m.  Maps featuring registered sales will be available at the Novinger Community Center, along with homemade cinnamon rolls and a multi-family sale.  Sandwiches will be served for lunch. The event is coordinated by Novinger Renewal, a non-profit corporation, established […]