Monthly Archives: August 2016

Hopkins Lumber Announces Ownership Transition

Written on August 31, 2016 at 9:46 am, by

A change in ownership for a local lumberyard isn’t going to end a local family’s more than 40 years in business. Hopkins Lumber owners, Aaron and Becca Dannenhauer, recently announced a change at the company. The brother and sister ownership team will be transitioning to a sole proprietorship, as  Aaron will be selling his portion […]

Pippert, Sears Earn Degrees From MU

Written on August 30, 2016 at 5:44 pm, by

Two Scotland County men were among the students to earn degrees during the University of Missouri 2016 spring semester graduation ceremonies. Nathan A. Pippert of Memphis graduated with an Educational Specialist, Education Leadership & Policy Analysis (EDSP) degree with an emphasis in Educational Administration. James Rodney Sears of Memphis received a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education (BSED) […]

Say Cheese – Yearbook Class Needs Cameras to Create Memories

Written on August 30, 2016 at 5:38 pm, by

Say Cheese – Yearbook Class Needs Cameras to Create Memories A picture is worth 1,000 words. If that saying holds true, then the Scotland County R-I publications wants to make sure said photographs are the best quality possible. That’s why SCR-I publications instructor Tammy Walton has started a fundraising drive to help purchase two new […]

Caleb Doubet Wins Scotland County Antique Fair 5K Run

Written on August 30, 2016 at 5:36 pm, by

Saturday’s festivities at the 2016 Scotland County Antique Fair got off to a running start at 8 a.m., literally, as the Scotland County Hospital 5K Run and Fun Walk departed from the east side of the Memphis city square. Scotland County R-I Class of 2016 graduate Caleb Doubet was the first runner to cross the […]


Written on August 30, 2016 at 5:03 pm, by

I know some of my articles are typical.  I try to stay in the subject, but my mind does wonder, and sometimes quite a ways off.  Doesn’t yours? Over the years, I have always had an opportunity to either gather the eggs, feed the chickens, go shut them up at dark, and on and on.  […]

Edinburg Church to Host Reunion Sept. 11th

Written on August 30, 2016 at 4:37 pm, by

The Edinburg Church Reunion is scheduled to be held Sunday, September 11, 2016.  Annually, it is held the second Sunday of September.  Service will start at 11:00 a.m. with Bob Neese bringing the message.  A carry-in dinner will be under the yard tent immediately after the church service. It is time for paying yearly dues […]

Downing Appreciation Days September 8th-9th

Written on August 30, 2016 at 3:55 pm, by

Downing, Missouri wishes to welcome everyone to their annual Downing Appreciation Days on September 8th-10th, 2016.  The theme for this year’s event is “Celebrate”. The event will actually kick off on Sunday evening, September 4th with a community church service at the Appreciation Days Grounds beginning at 7:00 p.m. On Thursday, September 8th, a free […]

Classified Ads 9-1-2016

Written on August 30, 2016 at 3:55 pm, by

GARAGE SALE – 208 W. North Street, Friday, September 2nd (7:00 a.m. to Noon).  Household misc., some tools, some power tools, many fishing items, rods, reels, etc., FULL tackle boxes! Don’t miss this one! YARD SALE – September 2nd and 3rd, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.  Clark Co. Rd. A, one mile N. of Wyaconda or South […]


Written on August 30, 2016 at 1:44 pm, by

Chris and Lynette Parsons of Memphis are the parents of a daughter, McKenzie Grace Parsons, born August 25, 2016 at 1:05 p.m. at Scotland County Hospital in Memphis. McKenzie weighed 5 lbs 11 oz and was 19 inches long. She is welcomed home by big brother Teddy. Grandparents are Lynn and Teresa Parsons of Eagleville; […]


Written on August 30, 2016 at 1:43 pm, by

Cody and Sadie Moore of Baring are the parents of a daughter, Kelsey Elaine Moore, born August 24, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. at Scotland County Hospital in Memphis. Kelsey weighed 7 lbs 9 oz and was 20 inches long. Siblings are Kayden and Kameron. Grandparents are Joe and Renee Schrage of Baring; Wayne and Janet Parrish […]