Monthly Archives: August 2017

‘A New Beginning’: More Than 400 Guests Attend Greenley Research Center Field Day

Written on August 31, 2017 at 4:43 pm, by

The Greenley Research Center showed off its extensive collaborative efforts, as well as its new Grace Greenley Farm, during its 40th annual field day on Tuesday, August 8. More than 400 individuals attended the event, which was focused on showcasing the water quality projects that Greenley will be conducting on its new farm. “The weather, […]

VFW Supports Band’s Memorial Day Trip

Written on August 31, 2017 at 11:56 am, by

The Wallace W. Gillespie Memorial Post #4958 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars is lending its support to the Scotland County R-I marching band’s fundraising efforts for a planned trip to Washington D.C. for the national Memorial Day festivities next May. VFW Auxiliary President Shirley Eggleston presented SCR-I band director Nathaniel Orr with a check […]

Thornton Rolls Oreo Machine into USMTS Victory Lane at Pepsi Scotland County Speedway

Written on August 31, 2017 at 11:52 am, by

by Jeff Nun, Hustling around the hairy high side for 40 laps, Ricky Thornton Jr. nabbed his first main event win during the USMTS Hunt for the Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental Thursday night before a packed house at the Pepsi Scotland County Speedway in Memphis, Mo. While it was Thornton’s […]

Hospital Board Approves Vendor Change for Radiology Services at July Meeting

Written on August 31, 2017 at 11:41 am, by

The Scotland County Hospital Board of Directors met July 27th in the SCH Library at 5:30 p.m. Those present were  Curtis Ebeling, chairman; Joe Doubet, Vice Chairman; Judy Wilson, Secretary; Robert Neese, Treasurer; and Dwight DeRosear. Lori Fulk was absent. Also attending were Dr. Randy Tobler; CEO, Dr.  Lisa Rollison, COS, Elizabeth Guffey, RN, CNO, […]

Hollow Hill Designs Opening New Showroom in Memphis

Written on August 31, 2017 at 11:39 am, by

After years of taking his work on the road to various shows and festivals, Memphis artist Lucas Remley and his wife Stacey have decided to offer customers a chance to come to them. Hollow Hill Designs will be hosting a grand opening for the new showroom on Saturday, August 26th from noon to 5 p.m. […]

State-Ranked Marceline Manhandles SCR-I 45-3 in Football Opener

Written on August 31, 2017 at 10:54 am, by

Marceline looked every bit the part of a state ranked team as the #4 rated Missouri Class 1 football squad dominated the season opener Friday night in Memphis, handing Scotland County a 45-3 defeat to kick off 2017. The visiting Tigers took the opening kickoff and needed just five plays from scrimmage to put the […]

Memphis FFA Trap Team Fires First Rounds of 2017 Season

Written on August 29, 2017 at 9:45 pm, by

The Memphis FFA Trap Team attended the first event of the season on Saturday, August 26th in Macon, Missouri. A total of 32 FFA Trap teams came to compete in Macon with Memphis placing 5th overall. The Memphis contingent fielded four teams, and the Memphis girls team had two of the top shooters out of […]

SCR-I School Menus

Written on August 29, 2017 at 9:37 pm, by

Breakfast Thursday, August 31 – Breakfast Burrito, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Orange Wedge, Grapes, Juice/Milk Friday, September 1 – Sausage/Gravy Biscuits, Choice of Cereal, Cinnamon Toast, Banana, Juice/Milk Monday, September 4 – Labor Day, No School Tuesday, September 5 – Flapjack on a Stick, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Orange Slices, Juice/Milk Wednesday, Sept. 6 – […]

Swim Team Closes Out 2017 Season at River Country League Championships

Written on August 29, 2017 at 9:35 pm, by

Members of the Memphis Swim Team competed in the River Country League Championships on August 5 in Pittsfield, Illinois. Over 400 swimmers from teams throughout the tri-state area competed in the league.  Teams participating include Adair Swim Assoc (Kirksville), Can-Oka (Canton/Kahoka), Hannibal YMCA, Hamilton, Twin Pike (Louisiana), McDonough Co. YMCA (Macomb), Memphis Swim Team, Pike […]

Blessing Named Winner of 2017 Antique Fair Quilt Show

Written on August 29, 2017 at 9:06 pm, by

The 2017 Scotland County Antique Fair Quilt Show drew a number of entries, ranging from hand-quilted pieces to cross stitch, appliqued and machine quilted. The winner of the show was Barbara Blessing, with her animal applique quilt and her pieced quilt “Gemstone” by Wings and a Prayer. The winner of the quilt raffle was Pat […]