Monthly Archives: April 2016

Bash Trash with MDC and MoDOT Trash Bash!

Written on April 28, 2016 at 9:16 am, by

Volunteer to clean up litter through May 15 and report efforts at nomoretrash.org. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.  – Missourians from every corner of the state are asked to do spring cleaning outdoors and help fight litter through the state’s annual No MOre Trash! Bash, which runs through May 15. The Trash Bash is sponsored by the […]

City of Memphis Marks Earth Day With Tree Plantings

Written on April 28, 2016 at 9:06 am, by

An estimated one billion or more people in 192 countries commemorated Earth Day on Friday, April 22nd, including the City of Memphis. Superintendent Roy Monroe reported a pair of trees were planted in Johnson Park as part of the celebration that fosters environmental awareness while promoting such activities as community clean ups, and like this […]

Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models Help Kickoff 2016 Scotland County Speedway Season on May 7th

Written on April 28, 2016 at 8:56 am, by

After losing a pair of spring shows to Mother Nature, Scotland County Speedway is hoping to kick off its 2016 schedule of special races with a bang on Saturday, May 7th when the Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models will travel to Memphis. Modifieds have been added to the card courtesy of J & J AG, […]

Pitch, Hit and Run Competition Being Held at Johnson Park

Written on April 26, 2016 at 6:43 pm, by

The City of Memphis Parks Department is hosting a Pitch Hit and Run Competition on Saturday, May 7th starting at 9:00 a.m.  The event is being held at Johnson Park Ball Field. The competition, a free, 1-day event for boys and girls ages 7-14, is divided into two separate divisions, baseball and softball, and participants […]

Service Day Brings Out Best In CMU

Written on April 26, 2016 at 6:36 pm, by

From sororities and fraternities to sports teams and service clubs, some 700 volunteers from Central Methodist University did their part on Thursday, April 7 to, in the words of the CMU mission statement, “make a difference in the world.” The University called off classes for its annual Service Day, when students, faculty and staff are […]

Delaney Gundy Inducted Into C-SC’s Chapter of Alpha Chi National College Honor Society

Written on April 26, 2016 at 6:25 pm, by

Delaney Gundy, senior art education major from Gorin, MO, was among 22 students inducted into the Missouri Beta chapter of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. The ceremony was held Wednesday, April 20, in Johnson Hall Parlor on the Culver-Stockton College campus. Faculty co-sponsors Dr. Scott Giltner and Dr. Lauren Schellenberger welcomed the new […]

Show Me Dog Club to Host Dog Day in the Park

Written on April 26, 2016 at 6:18 pm, by

Dog parks are becoming more popular all across the United States. They are different in size and design but share the same purpose: to provide a place where dogs can run freely off-leash and socialize with other dogs. Although they’re not for everyone, dog parks can benefit both people and their pets. Once or twice […]

Ruby Red Hats of Rutledge

Written on April 26, 2016 at 6:06 pm, by

The Ruby Red Hats of Rutledge went to the Edina Nutrition Center on April 18th.  Marjorie Peterson was hostess.  She gave everyone a petunia and a packet of flower seeds. Those attending the meeting were Celine Erickson, Marilyn Dunn, JoAnn Rood, Virginia Hustead, Joyce Bass, Ruth Ludwick, Reva Hustead, Marlene Henry, Neta Phillips and Nancy […]

Memphis FFA Hosting 2016 Awards Banquet

Written on April 26, 2016 at 5:55 pm, by

The Memphis FFA Chapter will be celebrating the successes of its FFA Chapter members on Thursday, May 5th at their annual Awards Banquet. The Memphis FFA has had a very successful year and seen many accomplishments.  They have been awarded Proficiencies, attended Leadership Development Events and Career Development Events where they qualified and competed at […]

Is Maintenance Due On Your CRP?

Written on April 26, 2016 at 5:42 pm, by

Mid-Contract Management is required on CRP (Conservation Reserve Program) acreage. MCM (Mid-Contract Management) practices must be performed during the program years indicated in the participants’ Conservation Plan. For most contracts, management practices will be required to be performed one time on each contract acre during contract years 3 through 6. CRP participants, in consultation with […]