Monthly Archives: February 2015

SCR-I Preschool Screening Set for March 14th

Written on February 26, 2015 at 6:30 pm, by

Developmental, vision, hearing and health screenings will be conducted on Saturday, March 14, 2015 for children birth to Kindergarten age. Preschool and Kindergarten screenings will be held at the Scotland County R-I Elementary School and will begin at 8:30 a.m. Children who are in the age group of birth to age 2 years 5 months […]

TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE ESTATE OF MAX A. KAPFER

Written on February 26, 2015 at 1:38 pm, by

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF SCOTLAND COUNTY, MISSOURI PROBATE DIVISION In The Estate of Max A. Kapfer, Estate Number 15SE-PR00004 Deceased: NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF FILING AFFIDAVIT IN AN ESTATE OF LESS THAN $40,000. TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE ESTATE OF MAX A. KAPFER, Decedent: On the 20th day of February, 2015, a small […]

Classified Ads 2-26-2015

Written on February 26, 2015 at 1:06 pm, by

NEW RECYCLING BUSINESS OPENING IN DOWNING – We take computers, printers, copper, non-ferous metals. Pick-ups available. Call Richard Forsythe at 660-341-2933 for more information. HELP WANTED – K & M Automotive is hiring a detailing position.  Apply in person between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday or call 660-465-7323. BIDS WANTED – For […]

Philpot, Means to Wed in Louisiana

Written on February 26, 2015 at 12:58 pm, by

David and Marilyn (Lancaster) Means wish to share the wedding announcement of their daughter, Martha Raye, to Nic Philpot of Pineville, LA.  The forthcoming nuptials  will be April 18, 2015 at Gateway Baptist Church in Ball, LA. Martha is the third grandchild of the late Paul and Molly Lancaster. Friends and family are welcomed to […]

CMU Concert Band to Perform in Memphis During Annual Tour

Written on February 26, 2015 at 12:14 pm, by

On March 5, the Concert Band of Central Methodist University boards a bus for its yearly six-day tour around Missouri, performing for schools and in churches. While the school concerts are closed to the general public, the concerts in churches are open to the public and are free to attend. Leading the 58-student Concert Band […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on February 26, 2015 at 12:06 pm, by

Thursday, February 5, 2015 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE: Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt, Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins and County Clerk, Batina Dodge. Presiding Commissioner, Duane Ebeling was absent. Commissioner Wiggins moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Commissioner […]

Why There Is Always Hope

Written on February 26, 2015 at 11:45 am, by

Hope. The word seems kinda conditional.  If things go the way we had “hoped” then hope seems to live.  If not; then there wasn’t any “hope”. Truthfully, there is always hope.  If what we had wished doesn’t come about as we had planned, there is ample reason to believe there is a plan B.  Again, […]

A PLug

Written on February 26, 2015 at 11:43 am, by

I can remember several years ago, going fishing on a sunny but cold day in February. It was the first nice Saturday we had had in a long time. The plan was to do a little bass fishing and enjoy our first trip of the year. I was with a friend and we were taking […]

WORTH THE WAIT – Lady Tigers Claim First Tri-Rivers Conference Title With 48-33 Win Over Knox County

Written on February 26, 2015 at 11:24 am, by

Inclement weather delayed the Scotland County Lady Tigers one more day, but what’s another 24 hours in a more than quarter century wait? SCR-I capped off Senior Night and Courtwarming on Saturday, instead of Friday, downing Knox County 48-33 to secure the first girls Tri-Rivers Conference basketball championship in school history. To secure the title, […]

Flashback Memories Of Years Spent At GHS (1942-1945)

Written on February 26, 2015 at 10:09 am, by

written by Florence Tibbs in 2010 Yes. I can remember my school days at GHS were happy days, and I look back on them with sweet nostalgia. I can remember it was always exciting to hear the first ring of the outside school bell for the upcoming year. The first time I heard it in […]