Monthly Archives: July 2016

2016 Scotland County Fair Junior Cattle Show

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2016 Scotland County Fair Junior Sheep Show

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2016 Scotland County Junior Goat Show

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2016 Scotland County Fair Junior Dog Show

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Sealing Operations Will Temporarily Close Route B

Written on July 27, 2016 at 9:19 am, by

HANNIBAL – Weather permitting, August 1, MoDOT crews will temporarily close Scotland County Route B between the Iowa state line and U.S. 136 from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for sealing operations. Please use alternate routes during this time. Again, this work is weather dependent and could be delayed or rescheduled. For more information contact […]

August 2nd Election to Decide School Tax Levy, Two County Races

Written on July 27, 2016 at 9:07 am, by

The August 2nd primary election will decide a pair of Republican races for local offices and also will feature the return of a tax levy issue for the Scotland County R-I School District. Local voters who take the Republican ballot in the open primary election, will decide the party’s nomination for County Assessor. Incumbent Jim […]

Scotland County Senior Nutrition Center

Written on July 26, 2016 at 8:42 pm, by

MENU Thursday, July 28 – Meatloaf, Mixed Vegetables, Cauliflower/Cheese Sauce, Bread, Peach Crisp Friday, July 29 – Catfish Nuggets, Macaroni Salad, Baked Beans, Cornbread, Strawberry Shortcake Monday, August 1 – Chicken Strips, Scalloped Cabbage, Buttered Corn, Bread, Apple Crisp Tuesday, August 2 – Tenderloin/Bun, Onion Slice, Pasta Veggie Salad, Green Beans, Watermelon and Cantaloupe Wednesday, […]

Heat Wave, Visitors, and a Sad Farewell

Written on July 26, 2016 at 7:41 pm, by

Howdy. Ben here, bringing y’all news from the storm-swept prairies, soggy draws, and humid homes of Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage. It certainly has been an eventful week here, though to be honest I haven’t had an uneventful one yet in my four years of time on farm. I’ll just stick with the formula y’all have come […]

Area Families Stepping Up to Meet Needs of 57 Foster Children

Written on July 26, 2016 at 7:40 pm, by

In Clark, Schuyler, and Scotland Counties there are currently 57 children who are not able to live with their own family due to safety concerns.  Foster families provide a safe, comfortable and caring haven for these children during this traumatic time.  Staying connected to familiar and reassuring things, such as friends, school, and routine activities, […]

Edina Woman Hurt in Crash Near Baring

Written on July 26, 2016 at 7:29 pm, by

An Edina woman was injured in a one-vehicle crash near Baring early on Monday morning. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Jessica L. Leckenby, 37, suffered moderate injuries in the crash that occurred at 6:35 a.m. on July 25th. Leckenby was southbound on Highway 15, two miles south of Baring when the 2003 Chevrolet […]