Monthly Archives: August 2015

Late Nests

Written on August 31, 2015 at 10:04 pm, by

My usual question for this time.. Where did August go? I have been enjoying this marvelous fall like weather, even, as my husband tells me, too cold for August.  Will be warm again I am sure. The hummingbirds have slowed down, but I have been having several at the feeders during this cold snap. Keep […]

SCR-I School Menus

Written on August 31, 2015 at 8:42 pm, by

Breakfast Thursday, September 3 – Breakfast Burrito, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Orange Wedge/Grapes, Juice/Milk Friday, September 4 – Donuts, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Fruit Medley, Juice/Milk Monday, September 7 – Labor Day, No School Tuesday, September 8 – Mini Breakfast Bites, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Fruit Medley, Juice/Milk Wednesday, Sept. 9 – Ham/Cheese on Croissant, […]

Flanagan Fans 15 as Highland Spoils SCR-I Softball Season Opener 9-1

Written on August 31, 2015 at 6:47 pm, by

The first four batters for Highland scored without hitting the ball out of the infield and it turned into one of those nights for the Scotland County softball team as the Cougars cruised to a 9-1 victory August 27th in Tolona to spoil SCR-I’s season opener. Amber Garner led off with a hit back to […]

The Trumpenstein Monster

Written on August 27, 2015 at 6:36 pm, by

For at least 30-plus years the GOP has pushed a white supremacy agenda to divide and conquer the electorate. Lee Atwater wrote that since outright racial slurs weren’t selling the party platform like hotcakes anymore, they needed to switch to code words all too well known today as dog whistles – meaning anything liberals approved. […]

NOTICE OF PROPOSED SALE

Written on August 27, 2015 at 6:33 pm, by

SCOTLAND COUNTY R-1 SCHOOL DISTRICT SALE OF PROPERTY NOTICE OF PROPOSED SALE   Scotland Co. R-1 School District (“District”) solicits bids for the purchase of certain personal property located in Scotland County, Missouri more particularly described as follows: Teacher materials, shop equipment, storage shelving, and other items contained in the buildings (excluding items affixed to […]

NOTICE OF LETTERS GRANTED

Written on August 27, 2015 at 5:39 pm, by

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF SCOTLAND COUNTY, MISSOURI PROBATE DIVISION KARL DEMARCE, JUDGE   In The Estate of: GEORGE ARTHUR EGGERS, Deceased. Estate Number 15SE-PR00022 NOTICE OF LETTERS GRANTED. TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE ESTATE OF GEORGE ARTHUR EGGERS DECEDENT: On the 20th day of August, 2015 the Last Will of decedent having been […]

Classified Ads 8-27-2015

Written on August 27, 2015 at 4:43 pm, by

SECRETARY WANTED Requirements: Type 65 words per minute, filing, computer experience. Call 931-200-4681 or 931-200-1522. WANTED – Single white female seeking single white male.  30 years old – 38 years old.  Call Queenie.  931-200-1522. YARD SALE – Friday, Aug. 28th at the Hud Building from 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Sheets, Under Armour hoodies, Hollister […]

BABY WITTSTOCK

Written on August 27, 2015 at 9:56 am, by

Tabitha Petersen and Carl Wittstock are the parents of a daughter Alexis Christine Wittstock, born August 21, 2015 at 10:15 a.m. at Scotland County Hospital in Memphis. Alexis weighed 7 lbs 1 oz and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Louis and Susie Petersen of Memphis and Brad and Treva Wittstock of Arbela.

Constant Preparation

Written on August 27, 2015 at 9:34 am, by

Living seasonally means you’re always preparing for something. Who doesn’t like that feeling of being ready for a major transition or big event? It comes with a sense that positive change is coming, filling one with a sense of possibility and hope. Zach here, online teacher and consummate preparer. That’s what it takes to teach […]

Trigger Mechanisms

Written on August 27, 2015 at 9:30 am, by

It really is fun to watch hunters this time of year. We are no different than any other group or even species. I would guess that every animal or mammal has trigger mechanisms – those things that happen that tell them something else is about to happen. For instance, we know that certain moon phases […]