Monthly Archives: February 2016

Pentecostal Church of Memphis Seeks Help for Building Projects

Written on February 23, 2016 at 10:08 pm, by

“Hello, I am the Pentecostal Church. If you have ever called me your church home then you have probably heard this story before. If you haven’t please continue to read and see what a congregation’s faith and a community can do. Back in 1967 a small church was started on Adams Street by a wonderful […]

Liberty Utilities Requests Raise to Adjust Infrastructure Surcharge

Written on February 23, 2016 at 10:07 pm, by

JEFFERSON CITY—Liberty Utilities (Midstates Natural Gas) Corp. d/b/a Liberty Utilities (Liberty) has filed an application with the Missouri Public Service Commission seeking to change the Infrastructure System Replacement Surcharge (ISRS) on the bills of its natural gas customers. The surcharge first appeared on customer bills in November 2008. According to the application, Liberty seeks the […]

Redmon Report

Written on February 23, 2016 at 5:26 pm, by

I Need Your Thoughts on the Bills Below, Have Your Voice Heard Greetings from the capitol, This was another very busy week. In this report you will read about some interesting events that happened at the capitol, bills we are discussing and voting on in some of the committees I belong to, and bills that […]

Scotland County Health Department Schedule

Written on February 23, 2016 at 5:03 pm, by

Thursday, February 25 – Clinic hours from 8-10:00 a.m. for immunizations. Friday, February 26 – Clinic hours from 8:00-3:30 for fasting blood sugars, cholesterols and blood draws, blood pressures, immunizations, nail care, etc. Tuesday, March 1 –Clinic hours from 8:00-9:00 a.m. for fasting blood sugars, cholesterols and blood draws and from 12:00-2:30 p.m. for blood […]

Ruby Red Hatters from Rutledge, Memphis and Downing Meet at Pizza Hut

Written on February 23, 2016 at 5:03 pm, by

The Ruby Red Hats of Rutledge held their February meeting on the 15th at the Pizza Hut in Memphis.  Hostesses were Dorothy Hunolt and Nancy Jo Waack. The theme of the party was Show-and-Tell something received and treasured for Valentine’s Day in prior years. Following lunch, a social time was enjoyed by all.  Prizes were […]

Lorrin McBee Named to Truman State University’s Fall 2015 President’s List

Written on February 23, 2016 at 4:41 pm, by

Lorrin McBee, a former SCR-1 graduate, has been named to the fall 2015 President’s List at Truman State University.  Lorrin is a junior Truman State student majoring in Communications Disorders. To qualify for this list, an undergraduate student must attain a semester 4.0 grade point average and complete 12 semester hours of credit. Founded in […]

Luray Woman Hurt in Crash Near Downing

Written on February 23, 2016 at 4:29 pm, by

A Luray woman sustained minor injuries in a one-vehicle accident on icy roads in Scotland County at 7:15 a.m. on February 16th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Erin K. March, 41, was eastbound on Highway 136, three miles east of Downing, when she lost control of her 2007 GMC Envoy on the ice […]

Tickets Issued Following Brutal Dog Attack

Written on February 23, 2016 at 4:26 pm, by

A pair of vicious dog citations were issued in the aftermath of a dog attack at a Memphis residence that left a total of four family pets deceased. According to the Memphis Police Department, a pair of pit bull-cross dogs entered the yard of the Alan and Tammy Adams residence at 517 W. Missouri Street. […]

Bridge Replacement Planned for Allen Branch Bridge on Route A

Written on February 23, 2016 at 4:26 pm, by

Weather permitting, beginning Monday, February 29th, Scotland County Route A will be closed to traffic for up to 70 calendar days for bridge replacement at Allen Branch Bridge, located 0.8 miles south of U.S. Route 136 near Arbela.  The new bridge will be 24 feet wide, which is 4 feet wider than the existing one. […]

Harvey Continues to Praise Community Support

Written on February 23, 2016 at 3:51 pm, by

“God has really worked wonders in this past month and a half in my life.  When I opened the GoFundMe account on Facebook, it was for a goal of $821 which was due up front for my dental work.  Not only has that goal been exceeded, but the cost of my dentures are paid in […]