Monthly Archives: July 2017

Classified Ads 7-27-2017

Written on July 24, 2017 at 5:01 pm, by

FARMER’S MARKET – Each Thursday starting May 4, 2017 at Memphis Medical Building (SC Hospital). 2:00-6:00 p.m.  Vendors welcome to join us. RUMMAGE SALE & BAKE SALE – Friday, July 28 from 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church.  Free-will donations. GARAGE SALE – Friday, July 28 (8:00-4:00) and Saturday, July 29 (8:00-Noon). […]

Ministerial Alliance Finalizes Back to School Supply Fair at July Meeting

Written on July 24, 2017 at 4:54 pm, by

The Scotland County Ministerial Alliance met July 12th. Officers for 2017 are Dan Hite, President, Mark Appold, Vice President, Dee Wiley, Treasurer, and Jack Sumption, Secretary. This month the meeting was held at the St. Paul Lutheran Church.  Marie Ebeling was present at the meeting with materials for Back to School Supply Fair. The deadline to […]

Ben Sez: It’s Hot

Written on July 24, 2017 at 4:47 pm, by

Howdy y’all. Ben here, bringing the latest happenings from Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage, nestled in the humid rolling hills of northeast Missouri. I don’t know if you can smell me from wherever you are, but I can. Right now, I’m getting notes of billy goat, swine excreta, sprouted oats, pencil lead, and beer sweat. I always […]


Written on July 24, 2017 at 4:31 pm, by

I know no one wants to think about it since we are in the sweltering summer, but deer season is just around the corner. South Carolina’s season actually begins in the middle of August. I love to hunt but I just can’t put myself through those conditions for a deer – unless it is a […]

Fifth Annual Back to School Bash Set for August 5th

Written on July 24, 2017 at 4:31 pm, by

Free food, free school supplies and free fun. The Fifth Annual Back to School Bash will offer all of the above and much more on Saturday, August 5th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the north corner of the east side of the Memphis City Square. Market Street in front of the Ignite Ministries […]

Memphis Parks & Recreation Announces Upcoming Events

Written on July 24, 2017 at 3:33 pm, by

Memphis City Parks & Recreation has announced a number of activities planned for August for participants of all ages. The 2nd Annual Kids’ Camp will be held Friday, August 4th. Check in at Johnson Park begins at 4:30 p.m. Camp will run from 5 – 6 p.m. The camp is for boys and girls ages […]

Superintendent’s Corner

Written on July 24, 2017 at 2:58 pm, by

Welcome Back to School: On behalf of the Scotland County R-I School Board and Administration, we would like to welcome everyone back to school for another exciting year at the Scotland County R-I School District.   We hope your summer was filled with fun and excitement with friends and family. Welcome to the 2017-2018 school […]

Barrett Sisters Claim Eight 1st Place Finishes at Canton Swim Meet 

Written on July 24, 2017 at 2:57 pm, by

On July 15, the Memphis Swim Team competed at Canton against Can-Oka, Hamilton, and Pittsfield Swim Teams.  Memphis swimmers who placed in the top 10 in their events and participants are listed below: Girls 9-10 Freestyle relay, 1st – Cole Mazziotti, Finley Heine, Payton Miller, Lilly Frederick Mixed 9-10 Freestyle relay, 4th – Brant Heine, […]

Tiger Cub Youth Football Program Gearing Up for 2017 Season

Written on July 24, 2017 at 2:43 pm, by

The Tiger Cub Youth Football program will kick-off in August and organizers are announcing some important dates for the players and their parents. Sign-up night will be August 8, 2017 in the High School Commons.  There are three separate sessions for each grade level.  Each session will also include equipment handout and a parent/player meeting.  […]

JAMES DAVID HAYES (4/28/1964 – 7/16/2017)

Written on July 24, 2017 at 2:19 pm, by

James David Hayes, 53, of Fairfield died Sunday, July 16, 2017 at his home. He was born the son of David and Bonnie (Thomson) Hayes on April 28, 1964 in Kirksville. Jim enlisted in the U.S. Army after high school and was stationed in Germany. He moved to Fairfield and was employed in many jobs, […]