Monthly Archives: May 2014

Gorin Man Picked Up on Burglary Warrants

Written on May 29, 2014 at 5:15 pm, by

A Gorin man was taken in to custody in Clark County at 6:34 p.m. on May 21st on several Scotland County warrants. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Richard L. Coop, 28, was picked up on outstanding burglary and theft warrants from Scotland County. Coop is facing two charges of class C felony burglary, […]

Prairie View Cemetery Hosts Annual Business Meeting

Written on May 29, 2014 at 5:10 pm, by

The annual meeting of the Prairie View Cemetery Board was called to order on May 18, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. by President Stan Kerr. Board members present were Stan Kerr, Jerry Drummond, June Helsel, Shirley Kerr, and Leon Kerr. Absent was Bud Drummond. Secretary June Helsel  gave a financial report and information on the SBM […]


Written on May 29, 2014 at 4:44 pm, by

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE For default in the payment of debt secured by a deed of trust executed by Derrick Hamilton and Clarice L Burns, dated November 14, 2007, and recorded on November 15, 2007, Document No. 000101, in Book No. 275, at Page 101 in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds, Scotland County, […]

Morgan Alexander to Attend Missouri Scholars Academy

Written on May 29, 2014 at 4:41 pm, by

Morgan Alexander, daughter  of  Stacy and Lora Alexander, a student at Scotland County R-1 in Memphis, Missouri  has been selected as one of 330 students to attend the 2014 Missouri Scholars Academy, a  three-week residential program to be held June 8 – June 28  on the campus of the University of Missouri. Founded in 1985, […]


Written on May 29, 2014 at 4:33 pm, by

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE For default in payment of the debt, to wit: a promissory note in the principal amount of Twenty Thousand Dollars ($20,000.00) described in and secured by Deed of Trust executed by Robert M. Carpenzano, a single person, dated February 5, 2013, conveying to A. David Peppard, Trustee, the property hereinafter described; […]

Classified Ads

Written on May 29, 2014 at 4:05 pm, by

DAYCARE OPENINGS – Need Daycare call Noah’s Ark Daycare 465-7427 or Renee Blaine 216-5679 anytime. FOR SALE: 5 room house, 1 bathroom, central heat/air, 127 S. Cecil, reduced $29,000 OBO. 217-430-7768 or 217-224-2738. LOOKING TO RENT: Hay and pasture ground in the Scotland and Schuyler County area.  660-341-2540. Jash Robinson.      

Erickson Cousins Host Reunion in Memphis

Written on May 29, 2014 at 3:49 pm, by

The Erickson Cousins  had a reunion at Keith’s Cafe on May 21, 2014.  After the meal a lot of visiting was enjoyed and genealogy was discussed. Papers on ancestors were passed around.  We enjoyed learning that the Erickson name was spelled ERICHSEN and was change after the ancestors came to the United States in 1838 […]

NELDA MAXINE (GOODEN) KINNEY (8/17/1920 – 5/25/2014)

Written on May 29, 2014 at 2:58 pm, by

Nelda Maxine (Gooden) Kinney, 93 of Downing, Missouri passed away at the Schuyler County Nursing Home in Queen City, Missouri where she had been a resident for a short time. The daughter of Jessie Cecil and Mamie Elizabeth (Lasley) Gooden, she was born in Schuyler County, Missouri on August 17, 1920. On October 23, 1937, […]

Living Life Over 5/29/2014

Written on May 29, 2014 at 2:15 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Three brothers, local World War II veterans, were treated to a trip to Washington DC to visit the WWII Memorial.  They were Robert Bruner, Max Bruner and Charles Bruner. Inclement weather preempted the official test run for the new emergency warning siren in the city of Memphis.  The siren sounded on May […]

May is Foster Care Appreciation Month

Written on May 29, 2014 at 2:10 pm, by

  May was National Foster Care Appreciation Month. On any given day in Missouri, there are nearly 10,000 children in foster care.  It takes a special family to open their home and heart to a child in need and provide them with unconditional love and support.  I join with Governor Jay Nixon, all Children’s Division […]