Monthly Archives: January 2015

NOTICE OF FILING OF FINAL SETTLEMENT AND PETITION FOR DISTRIBUTION

Written on January 29, 2015 at 4:45 pm, by

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF SCOTLAND COUNTY, MISSOURI PROBATE DIVISION   In The Estate of LOLA V. COFFRIN, Estate Number 13SE-PR00002 Deceased: NOTICE OF FILING OF FINAL SETTLEMENT AND PETITION FOR DISTRIBUTION TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE ESTATE OF LOLA V. COFFRIN, Deceased: You are hereby notified that the undersigned Personal Representative will file […]

NOTICE OF FILING OF FINAL SETTLEMENT AND PETITION FOR DISTRIBUTION

Written on January 29, 2015 at 4:44 pm, by

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF SCOTLAND COUNTY, MISSOURI PROBATE DIVISION   In The Estate of JONATHAN PERRY CHILDERS, Estate Number 13SE-PR00016 Deceased: NOTICE OF FILING OF FINAL SETTLEMENT AND PETITION FOR DISTRIBUTION TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE ESTATE OF JONATHAN PERRY CHILDERS, Deceased: You are hereby notified that the undersigned Personal Representative will file […]

Home Runs and Errors

Written on January 29, 2015 at 3:28 pm, by

by Davis M. Burrus Yankee Stadium: June 3rd 1937 The legendary Josh Gibson is at the plate.  The fans suddenly hear the loud crack of the bat!  The ball just keeps going!  They are astonished to watch the ball soar 580 feet, to hit within two feet of the top of the façade at Yankee […]

BABY YATES

Written on January 29, 2015 at 3:15 pm, by

Lakin and Randy Yates of Wyaconda are the parents of a daughter, Raelynn Elaine Yates born January 19, 2015 at 8:21 p.m. at Scotland County Hospital in Memphis. Raelynn weighed 5 lbs 7.8 oz and was 18 inches long Grandparents are Kevin and Treasea Yates of Revere, Sabrina Ash of Wayland, Doug Smeltser of Wayland, […]

Disgruntled natural gas customer

Written on January 29, 2015 at 2:30 pm, by

I want to thank Connie Rohrbah for her very informative letter to the editor recently, otherwise I would never had known about this 25% tax hike the natural gas company has extracted from me in the last year.  Also, I would not have known that the fat cats who are sitting on the Public Service […]

17-4 Lead Disappears as Tigers Falter in Tourney Title Clash

Written on January 29, 2015 at 1:48 pm, by

A 17-4 second period lead evaporated for Scotland County on Saturday night in Shelbyville allowing Knox County to come from behind to claim the championship of the North Shelby Tournament and end the Tigers eight-game win streak in the process. SCR-I looked poised for a blowout as Bailey Johnston set the tone for what would […]

‘New-Look’ Lady Tigers Claim Championship With 60-47 Win Over Knox County

Written on January 29, 2015 at 1:45 pm, by

  Hair styles and high school basketball don’t often share headlines, but when a top player unveils a new do and turns in her best performance of the year in the team’s biggest win of the season, the question arises, coincidence or the start of something new? When Scotland County took the court Saturday at […]

Rutledge Seeks Food Vendors for June Bike Ride

Written on January 29, 2015 at 1:29 pm, by

by Alline Anderson Rutledge residents are gearing up for the Big Bike Ride Across Missouri (Big BAM  http://bigbamride.com/), when up to 2,500 bicycle riders will stream through NEMO on Friday, June 26th, 2015, the fifth and final day of the ride. Sponsored by Missouri Life Magazine, the ride features stops in Baring, Rutledge and Dancing […]

Award-Winning Artist Captures 80th Birthday Celebration of Local Twins

Written on January 29, 2015 at 1:27 pm, by

Two longtime Scotland County residents recently celebrated their 80th birthdays and had the special day commemorated by an award-winning artist who also hails from the region. Twin sisters Marilyn Cowell and Carolyn Hinds turned 80 on November 11th. During a family reunion held at the home of Marilyn Cowell and Paul Forrester in Marana, Arizona, […]

Motorist in Fatal Hit-and-Run Death of SCR-I Graduate Escapes Jail Time

Written on January 29, 2015 at 1:21 pm, by

Nearly four years after a former Memphis man was killed in a hit and run accident in St. Louis, the motorist at the wheel has reached a plea agreement that will allow him to escape without jail time as long as he can complete an alcohol treatment plan and remain alcohol free for a five year […]