Monthly Archives: September 2014

Stamp Act

Written on September 30, 2014 at 10:23 am, by

The Stamp Act was passed by the British Parliament on March 22, 1765. The new tax was imposed on all American colonists and required them to pay a tax on every piece of printed paper they used. {taxation without representation} Not a single paper or document escaped this tax {even playing cards}. The money collected […]

Triples Help SCR-I Hold Off Late Milan Rally in 9-6 Softball Win

Written on September 30, 2014 at 9:38 am, by

Scotland County tripled its way to a big lead on Tuesday night, September 23rd, in Milan but had to hold off a late charge by the Wildcats to post a 9-6 Tri-Rivers Conference victory. SCR-I jumped on top 2-0 in the top of the first inning. Miranda Holland led off with a single that turned […]

Stolen Vehicle Recovered in Schuyler County

Written on September 25, 2014 at 10:54 pm, by

A Queen City man is in custody after a vehicle stolen in Memphis was recovered in Schuyler County over the weekend. According to the Memphis Police Department, Anthony R. Clark, 22, is facing several charges stemming from the vehicle theft. Clark was apprehended by the Schuyler County Sheriff’s office on September 20th. The Memphis Police […]

Sandhill News

Written on September 25, 2014 at 10:49 pm, by

by Stan Our big news is that we started our sorghum harvest last Thursday; by my reckoning, it is our 39th year of making sorghum syrup. Many folks call it molasses; in the past, sorghum=molasses. Now, sorghum producers are trying to change the name to sorghum syrup because what is sold in grocery stores as […]

Conservation For You

Written on September 25, 2014 at 10:17 pm, by

By: G.R. Miller Missouri Conservation Agent Recently, I have received several questions concerning the availability of antlerless deer tags and other regulations as they relate to the firearm deer seasons.  So, I thought I would address a few of these questions this week. First, the restriction on antlerless tags only effects the firearm deer seasons. […]


Written on September 25, 2014 at 9:51 pm, by

IN RE: Eric D. Sevier and Jessica A. Sevier, husband and wife Trustee’s Sale: For default in payment of debt and performance of obligation secured by Deed of Trust executed by Eric D. Sevier and Jessica A. Sevier, husband and wife dated October 1, 2008 and recorded in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds […]


Written on September 25, 2014 at 9:50 pm, by

For default in the payment of debt secured by a deed of trust executed by Constance J. Sargent and Gilbert J. Sargent, dated January 3, 2003, and recorded on January 22, 2003, Document No. 000923, in Book No. 269, at Page 923 in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds, Scotland County, Missouri, the undersigned […]

Guiding Hand

Written on September 25, 2014 at 2:31 pm, by

Have you ever wondered about wonder? I mean have you ever thought why you attribute a beauty or awe to certain things? Have you ever been amazed how a large tree can grow from the tiniest crack in a massive rock? Have you ever been rapt by a sunset, a blanket of fog, or ridge […]

Classified Ads 9/25/2014

Written on September 25, 2014 at 2:14 pm, by

FOR RENT –2 bedroom, 1 bathroom mobile home. Stove and refrigerator included.   Call (660) 465-2254. HELP WANTED – Full time registerd nurse.  Home health experience preferred but will train.  Apply at the Scotland County Health Department before October 3rd.  For more information, call 660-465-7275. FOUND – Two keys on a keyring and small chain.  Found […]

Ruby Red Hats Enjoy Lunch in Memphis

Written on September 25, 2014 at 1:15 pm, by

A crowd of thirteen Rutledge Ruby Red Hat personalities met at the Main Street Café in Memphis for lunch and a fun day, Monday, September 15, 2014.  The tables were tastefully adorned with lovely winking; blinking butterflies courtesy of the hostesses.  Each guest was invited to take one of the fiber optic creations home with […]