Monthly Archives: May 2016

Baring Truck Driver Unhurt in Accident

Written on May 31, 2016 at 9:07 pm, by

A Wayland man escaped a crash with a semi with just minor injuries on May 26th at 4:10 p.m. in Clark County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Gary E. Whitaker, 77, was southbound on MO 81 in a 2008 Chevrolet Aveo and attempted to turn on to Highway 136. Whitaker’s vehicle was struck […]

Scotland County Memorial Library to Host Summer Reading Program

Written on May 31, 2016 at 6:45 pm, by

Readers of all ages will explore exciting things this summer as the Scotland County Library presents “Ready, Set … Read!!” during their summer library program. The 2016 Summer Reading Program is open to young people ages 3 through 6th grade with programs and prizes. Registration for “Ready, Set … Read!!” begins on Monday, June 6th, […]

FSA Reminds Farmers of Haying, Grazing Regulations on  CRP Acreage

Written on May 31, 2016 at 6:40 pm, by

CRP (Conservation Reserve Program) participants may release their CRP acreage for haying or grazing.  A payment reduction of 25% of the annual rental payment times the number of acres actually hayed or grazed will be assessed.  The assessment may be paid in advance or deducted from the annual CRP payment. Before haying or grazing CRP, […]

Bullet Stop to Host Hartford Fest 2016 June 3-4

Written on May 31, 2016 at 6:01 pm, by

Jim and Doreen Madison will host Hartford Fest 2016 this weekend, June 3rd and 4th in Hartford, MO.  This is a family event that has it all; games and rides for kids, shooting contests, live music both nights, fireworks and tons more! Jim started having events like this years ago.  Jim had his first event […]

Preparation is Key to Successful Blood Donation

Written on May 31, 2016 at 5:57 pm, by

The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive at Scotland County Hospital from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 7th. Healthy individuals are needed every day to maintain an adequate blood supply for patients in need.  Once a donor has made the commitment to give blood, it is important to take a […]

SCR-I Elementary School Releases 4th Quarter Honor Roll

Written on May 31, 2016 at 5:49 pm, by

The Scotland County Elementary School recently released the fourth quarter honor roll for the 2015-2016 school year. Named to the 3A A Honor Roll were: Luke Arnold, Owen Brown, Will Darland, Emma Gist, Owen Hassell, Kassidee Jack, Jaci Knupp, Payton Miller, Jackson Siegfried, Kylie Small, and Marcus Smith. Named to the B Honor Roll were […]

Local Students Make C-SC Honor Rolls

Written on May 31, 2016 at 5:33 pm, by

CANTON, MO – Culver-Stockton College announced its President’s List for the spring 2016 semester. To be named to the President’s List, students must meet high academic standards established by Culver-Stockton. Katie Watson, a Psychology major from Brashear, and Megan Creek, a Biology major from Memphis, both earned the honors. C-SC also announced its Dean’s List […]

Smith-Roberts Graduates

Written on May 31, 2016 at 5:32 pm, by

Loren Smith-Roberts graduated from Truman State University on Saturday, May 7, 2016 with a Master’s degree in Elementary Education.  Spring Commencement ceremonies were held at Stokes Stadium on the Truman campus at 2:00 p.m.  Unfortunately, due to an afternoon rain, the ceremony only lasted about half an hour and in order to speed the process, […]

Duley, Hunolt Graduate From NMSU

Written on May 31, 2016 at 5:31 pm, by

The Office of the Registrar and the Graduate School at Northwest Missouri State University have released the names of students who completed requirements for degrees at the conclusion of the 2016 spring trimester. Andrew Michael Hunolt of Baring graduated  Cum Laude (cumulative GPA of 3.50 to 3.74) with a Bachelor of Science degrees in Business […]

Duzan Graduates

Written on May 31, 2016 at 5:24 pm, by

Elizabeth Grace McNeil Duzan, along with more than 200 other college graduates, walked across the stage to receive her degree at Mabee Sports Complex, Hannibal LaGrange University in Hannibal, MO, on Saturday, May 7th at 10:00 a.m.  Prior to the ceremony, the graduates processed through the HLGU arch on the University’s traditional Walk of Honor, […]