Monthly Archives: February 2015

Scotland County Cancer Fund Will Host Ham & Bean Supper, Auction March 7th

Written on February 26, 2015 at 10:05 am, by

The Scotland County Cancer Fund is hosting its 11th annual Ham & Bean Supper and Auction on Saturday, March 7th at the Memphis VFW.  The supper starts at 6:00 p.m. and will be followed by an auction. If you have items to donate for the auction, please contact Margaret Curry, Kim Nicoli, Dave Trueblood, Chris […]

Three Teens Hurt in Crash Near Brock

Written on February 26, 2015 at 9:51 am, by

Three Scotland County teenagers were injured in a one-vehicle accident east of Brock just after midnight on February 22nd. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Eric M. Dalton, 16, was eastbound on Route H in a 2000 Ford Ranger when the vehicle ran off the right side of the roadway. The driver reportedly overcorrected  […]

Conference Title Slips Away From Tigers With 68-58 Loss to Eagles

Written on February 26, 2015 at 9:49 am, by

Basketball fans could not ask for much more as the regular season came to a close Saturday night in Memphis with two heated rivals vying for the conference title. For the second straight season the Tri-Rivers Conference championship came down to Scotland County versus Knox County, with the Eagles ascending to the title courtesy of […]

Redmon Report

Written on February 26, 2015 at 9:42 am, by

Greetings, I hope everyone has had a safe and pleasant week.  On the General Assembly side, we got off to a bad start to our week.  Jefferson City and southern Missouri got pelted with snow, so everything on Monday was pushed back or cancelled.  This was done to give all the members and staff another […]

Milan, Putnam County Leaving Tri-Rivers Conference After 2015-16 Season

Written on February 26, 2015 at 9:41 am, by

More than 25 years of history and the ensuing loyalty to the rivalries established during a quarter century of competition, just aren’t what they used to be. The Tri-Rivers Conference is teetering in a precarious situation after news that two schools will be leaving the league following next year. On Tuesday, February 17th, during the […]

Valentine Dinner Served by Memphis United Methodist Church Youth

Written on February 26, 2015 at 9:37 am, by

by Andrea Brassfield The Memphis United Methodist Church hosted their annual Valentine Meal Fundraiser on Sunday, February 15th. Kathy Gardner, one of the event sponsors, stated “This is a fundraiser that gets our entire congregation involved.”  Volunteers donate food items, decorate and set tables, cook the meals, wash dishes and clean-up. The youth and church […]

Scotland County Care Center Activities

Written on February 26, 2015 at 9:12 am, by

Thursday, February 26 – 9:30 Exercise/RA, 9:45 Devotions, 2:00 Bingo at RCF, Shopping Day Friday, February 27 – 9:45 Devotions, 10:15 Listening for Fun (Radio) Trivia, 1:30 Movie/Pop/Popcorn Saturday, February 28 – Cards, Checkers, and other Games in Activity Room Sunday, March 1 – 9:15 Sunday School, 9:45 Communion, 10:30 Girl Scouts Visit/Hot Tea and […]

Scotland County Health Department Schedule

Written on February 26, 2015 at 9:12 am, by

Thursday, February 26 – Clinic hours from 8-10 a.m. for immunizations. Friday, February 27 – Clinic hours from 8-3:30 p.m. for fasting blood sugars and cholesterols, blood pressures, immunizations, nail care, etc. Tuesday, March 3 – Clinic hours from 8-9 a.m. for fasting blood sugars and cholesterols and from 12-2:30 for blood pressure checks, immunizations, […]

SCR-I Elementary Holds 33rd Annual Spelling Bee

Written on February 26, 2015 at 9:11 am, by

Scotland County R-1 held its 33rd annual Spelling Bee on Friday, February 20, 2015 at the elementary school gymnasium. This year’s competition featured two categories. The first category was a competition for second grade students. The second category included students in grades three through six. Students from Gorin R-III Elementary were invited to participate as […]

Cattlemen’s Association to Host Local Meetings

Written on February 25, 2015 at 6:47 pm, by

The Clark County Cattlemen’s Association will host two upcoming meetings for area cattle producers. Monday March 2nd the Clark County Cattlemen will hold the annual business meeting at 6:30 p.m. in Kahoka at the Clark County Nutrition Site.  This will be a carry-in meal with the meat and drinks provided. There will be a short business meeting to […]