Monthly Archives: December 2015

Dr. Larry Wiggins Honored as 2015 Missouri Livestock Symposium Person of the Year

Written on December 29, 2015 at 2:23 pm, by

It was only fitting, that after reaching the milestone of 50 years of service to Scotland County livestock and pet owners, Dr. Larry Wiggins capped off the year by being named the 2015 Missouri Livestock Symposium Person of the Year Doc Wiggins as he is known to most people in Memphis, was born seven miles […]

Hannibal Man Injured in Crash on Highway 136

Written on December 29, 2015 at 2:18 pm, by

Monday’s inclement weather was blamed for at least one accident in Scotland County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a Hannibal man was injured in a two-car crash on Highway 136 at 11:10 a.m. on December 28th. Jesse R. Lochman, 22, was westbound on Highway 136 four miles east of Arbela in a 1999 […]

BABY SCOTT

Written on December 29, 2015 at 1:57 pm, by

Roger and Jessica Scott of Worthington, MO are the parents of a son, Tyler Allen Scott, born December 25, 2015 at 6:29 a.m. at Scotland County Hospital in Memphis. Tyler weighed 7 lbs 12 oz and was 22 inches long. Grandparents are Craig and Debbie Scott of Worthington, MO and John and Cecila Lawson of […]

BABY PHILLIPS

Written on December 29, 2015 at 1:56 pm, by

Jessica Newcomer and Joel Phillips of Memphis are the parents of a daughter, Paisley Lane Phillips, born December 23, 2015 at 11:33 p.m. at Scotland County Hospital. Paisley weighed 5 lbs 14 oz and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Melinda Newcomer of Memphis, Denise Ebling of Montecello, IA, Joyce Tetlow of Ft. Myers, FL. […]

BABY WALTON

Written on December 29, 2015 at 1:54 pm, by

Shawna Doty and Preston Walton of Wayland, MO are the parents of a daughter, Brailynn LeeAnn Walton, born December 21, 2015 at 12:55 p.m. at Scotland County Hospital in Memphis. Grandparents are Shawn and Terry Doty of Wayland, MO; Rodney and Megan Walton of Wayland, MO; Sherri Walton of Ft. Madison, IA.

Northeast Regional Medical Center Names Employees of the Year

Written on December 29, 2015 at 1:25 pm, by

Northeast Regional Medical Center (NRMC) has named its Employees of the Year for 2015. Honorees included Scotland County natives Ranee Brayton, CEO of NRMC, and Ched Bull, security and transportation director. Also honored were Pamela Stuart and Debbie Darr. Debbie Darr was chosen as the overall Employee of the Year for 2015. This award is […]

Winter Solstice

Written on December 29, 2015 at 1:11 pm, by

Greetings! Here’s hoping these words find you in the midst of a delightful holiday season! Tereza writing with the news from a busy, yet somehow fairly quiet, week at Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage. People continued to head out for holiday travels this week, though a few also returned, so our already seasonally-low population grew even smaller. […]

Services Pending for John Boland

Written on December 29, 2015 at 1:05 pm, by

Funeral services for John C. Boland, 63, of Memphis are pending with the Gerth Funeral Service.     John C. Boland died Saturday, December 26, in the emergency room at Highland Community Hospital in Picayune, MS. Online condolences may be sent to Mr. Boland’s family by signing the guestbook at www.gerthfuneralservice.com. Arrangements are under the direction of […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on December 29, 2015 at 12:58 pm, by

Thursday, December 17, 2015 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE:  Presiding Commissioner, Duane Ebeling; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; and County Clerk, Batina Dodge. Commissioner Wiggins moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Commissioner Clatt. Motion […]

Eighth Grade Girls Finish Season With 4-10 Record

Written on December 29, 2015 at 12:47 pm, by

After a slow start to the 2015 junior high basketball season, the Scotland County eighth grade girls were able to pick up a few victories and became more competitive down the stretch. The Lady Tigers dropped the first five games of the season. SCR-I ran into a buzz saw in Kahoka to open the season, […]