Monthly Archives: October 2013


Written on October 10, 2013 at 8:51 pm, by

Jeremy and Ashley Tharp of Bloomfield, IA are the parents of a son, Jase Alan Tharp, born September 22, 2013 at Scotland County Hospital in Memphis. Jase weighed 7 lbs. and 3.4 oz and was 20 1/2 inches long. Jase was greeted at home by sisters Chloe and Addyson Tharp. Grandparents are Bruce and Heidi […]

Fire Prevention Week Focusing on Avoiding Kitchen Fires

Written on October 10, 2013 at 7:35 pm, by

Fire Prevention Week 2013 is being observed October 6th – 12th. The public awareness campaign highlights safety tips to help decrease emergencies. Already in 2013, the Scotland County Fire Department has responded to 29 emergency calls, including five fire calls within the Memphis city limits. “That total includes motor vehicle accidents as well as grass […]

Memphis Pizza Hut Adding WingStreet

Written on October 10, 2013 at 7:28 pm, by

Memphis has a new street, but instead of providing transportation, this new route will be delivering tasty lunch and dinner options. The Memphis Pizza Hut announced this week that the store on Highway 136 will be adding the company’s WingStreet option. On Thursday, October 3rd, work crews installed the new 9 x 32 addition to […]

Local Gunners Compete in 4-H State Shooting Sports Event

Written on October 10, 2013 at 2:51 pm, by

Prairie Grove Shotgun Sports, east of Columbia, was the setting for the 4-H State Shooting Sports Event on the weekend of September 21-22. A total of 23 members of the Scotland County team were among 1,200 other 4-Her’s  from across Missouri  to exhibit their shooting skills in over 2,100 scheduled events. Scotland County was represented […]