Monthly Archives: April 2014

Wyaconda Alumni Association to Host 99th Annual Banquet on May 10th

Written on April 30, 2014 at 11:16 pm, by

The 99th annual Wyaconda C-1 Alumni Association banquet is scheduled for May 10, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. at the Clark County Middle School Gym. Advance reservations are due by May 1 with a cost of $9 per person. The cost at the door will be $11. The banquet will be catered by Steve’s Family Dining, […]

Top Jumps, Long Distance Runs Still Leaves Tigers A Little Short

Written on April 30, 2014 at 8:59 pm, by

Seven top performances for Scotland County were not quite enough for the Scotland County boys track team to overcome Highland, IA as the Tigers had to settle for second place at the Putnam County Relays on April 11th. The seven wins helped SCR-I rack up 122 total points to edge the host team Putnam County […]

Atlanta Stays Unbeaten With 6-1 Win Over Tigers

Written on April 30, 2014 at 8:06 pm, by

Scotland County hitters got a taste of what the opposition must feel like after facing a dominating Thrasher pitching performance. Atlanta’s Collan Thrasher (no relation to SCR-I’s Austin Thrasher) kept the Tigers’ bats in check most of the night to help keep his team perfect on the season with a 6-1 win over SCR-I in […]

Scotland County Hospital Recognizing National Nurses Week May 6-12

Written on April 30, 2014 at 7:56 pm, by

by Bud Wilson National Nurses Week is celebrated annually from May 6, also known as National Nurses Day, through May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing.  Nurses wish they had a nickel for every time they have heard the remark from friends or family, “How can you work as a […]

John Eggleston Recognized at the Missouri Institute of Cooperatives 2014 Cooperative Hall of Fame Ceremony

Written on April 30, 2014 at 7:07 pm, by

John Eggleston was recognized and awarded as a Champion in advancing farmer-owned cooperatives into value-added enterprises; visionary leadership; tireless and tenacious; integrity and commitment to cooperative principles. The Missouri Institute of Cooperatives’ Mission is: To ensure a permanent, prestigious recognition of cooperative leaders for future generations. John Eggleston is a pioneer and champion of new […]

Fourth District Report – Craig Redmon

Written on April 30, 2014 at 7:03 pm, by

Hello Everyone… You would not believe how things are picking up at the Capitol. Here are a few highlights of what went on this week. Tax Cut Discussion Intensifies Last week as I talked about the income tax cut approved by the House and Senate I did so with the warning that the governor had […]

Thank a board member

Written on April 30, 2014 at 6:14 pm, by

Dear Editor, I recently ran for election to the Scotland County Community School District Board of Education.  I was defeated in the election, but was absolutely honored by the number of votes I received as a candidate.  In the process of running, I began attending the Board Meetings to become familiarized with concerning items to […]

Ebeling Awarded Truman State University’s Truman Leadership Scholarship

Written on April 30, 2014 at 6:10 pm, by

Emily Ebeling of Memphis, has been selected as a Truman Leadership Scholar at Truman State University in Kirksville, Mo. The Truman Leadership Scholarship recognizes outstanding high school students who have demonstrated leadership in both the classroom and extracurricular activities. The scholarship, named in honor of Missouri’s only United States president, Harry S. Truman, is offered […]

After Prom Party

Written on April 30, 2014 at 5:34 pm, by

Dear Editor, We just feel that something should be addressed and this is our opinion on the matter. We were not directly involved in putting together the after prom party, but we did donate our time and money to help out. We do not want to discredit those who helped plan, and put in all […]

Slaughter Shoots 87 to Send SCR-I to Strong Finish at South Shelby Invitational

Written on April 30, 2014 at 5:29 pm, by

The Shelbina Lakeside Golf Course was the site of an eight-team golf tournament on Friday April 25th. Scotland County finished fourth in the 18-hole event with a team score of 399. Palmyra dominated the event, carding a 321 to easily outdistance the competition. Second place went to Macon with a 357 followed by Highland with […]