Monthly Archives: October 2014


Written on October 30, 2014 at 4:08 pm, by

IN RE: Shawn J Black, a single person and Mary C Christianson, a single person, as joint tenants with right of survivorship Trustee’s Sale: For default in payment of debt and performance of obligation secured by Deed of Trust executed by Shawn J Black, a single person and Mary C Christianson, a single person, as […]

Tip Leads Law Enforcement to Heroin Bust

Written on October 30, 2014 at 2:58 pm, by

An anonymous tip has led local law enforcement officers to make a drug arrest that uncovered what was believed to be heroin. According to the Memphis Police Department, a Wyaconda couple is in custody following an investigation at 121 Sanders Street in Memphis on October 27th. Officers from the MPD, Scotland County Sheriff’s Office and […]

Holland, Harris Earn First Team All-Conference Softball Honors

Written on October 30, 2014 at 2:55 pm, by

Four Scotland County Lady Tigers were honored by the coaches of the Tri-Rivers Conference, earning recognition on the league’s post season awards teams. Miranda Holland and Olivia Harris were named to the TRC First Team All-Conference, with Randi Slaughter and Ashleigh Creek earning second team honors. Conference champions Knox County took home the top honors, […]

Farmers Confront Farm Bill Complexity, Four MU Extension Meetings To Clarify

Written on October 30, 2014 at 2:45 pm, by

COLUMBIA, Mo. – “Farmers may not realize they face tough choices on federal crop programs,” says a University of Missouri economist.  “These issues affect farm success or failure.” “When crop prices soared, farmers didn’t need price protection,” says Scott Brown, Columbia. “After prices plunged, the 2014 farm bill’s safety net became critical.” Crop economists report […]

MDC Offering A Bowhunter Education Class In Kirksville

Written on October 30, 2014 at 2:44 pm, by

This course is an excellent refresher for veteran bowhunters or for someone new to the sport. KIRKSVILLE, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is holding a bowhunter education certification class from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 12 and Thursday, Nov. 13 at the MDC Northeast Regional Office, 3500 S. Baltimore in […]

Jessica Brooke Parrish, Bradley Thomas Wallender Engaged

Written on October 30, 2014 at 2:19 pm, by

Robert and Jeanne Parrish of Memphis, MO are pleased to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessica Brooke Parrish, to Bradley Thomas Wallender,  son of Greg and Pamela Hansen of St. Charles, MO.   The wedding will take place November 8, 2014 at the Salem Evangelical United Church of Christ in Quincy, IL.

SCR-I Board of Ed Supports Prop KIDS

Written on October 30, 2014 at 2:17 pm, by

Dear Editor, This past April, a diverse representation of your community met in a series of meetings to discuss strengths and weaknesses of the Scotland County R-1 School District.  The result of the meetings of this Vision Committee was a list of projects that were deemed necessities to be addressed in the short-term.  This list […]

Ruth Ludwick Hosts Cedar Grove Club

Written on October 30, 2014 at 2:16 pm, by

Ruth Ludwick hosted the October 8th Cedar Grove Club luncheon and meeting, which was held at the H.U.D. Family Room.  Six members attended. Ruth served her guests a hot meal with the entrée being meatballs.  Bette Wiley gave the table grace.  Reta Stott, Vice-President, conducted the meeting.  Phyllis Heckethorn and Grace Brown, secretary and treasurer, […]

Knox County Knocks Tigers Out Of District Tourney With 52-8 Defeat

Written on October 30, 2014 at 2:14 pm, by

A promising start Friday night in Edina quickly was erased as Knox County scored touchdowns on six straight possessions to turn a 8-8 tie into a 54-8 defeat to close out the 2014 football season for the Tigers. SCR-I opened the Class 1 District 5 tournament play going three and out on offense. But Knox […]

LG Seeds, ‘Clueless’ Teams Top SC Lanes League Action

Written on October 30, 2014 at 1:51 pm, by

Week five of bowling league action at Scotland County Lanes is in the books after a pair of evenings of top performances. Team Clueless topped the standings in Tuesday night’s Mixed League with a score of 155 to edge Larry’s Barber Shop. Memphis Auto Parts was third with 130 followed by The Party Shack at […]