Monthly Archives: September 2017

Scotland County R-I Celebrates 2017 Homecoming

Written on September 26, 2017 at 6:47 pm, by

Scotland County R-I hosted its annual Homecoming festivities on Friday September 15.  The whole week was filled with activities such as student Spirit days, tailgating, float building, the parade, the community pep rally, the football game, crowning ceremonies, and the homecoming dance. As part of the Spirit days throughout the week, students gave back to […]

Tiger Trail Fun Run Raises $1,500 for Tiger Packs

Written on September 26, 2017 at 6:08 pm, by

It was a sunny and unseasonably warm morning last Saturday for the first annual Tiger Pack/Tiger Trail Fun Run. The cross-country course covered most of the SCR-I school campus including a loop through the wooded Tiger Trail. Fifty-one people signed up for the 5-K event with options of a 1.5-mile walk or 0.5-mile loop through […]

Weekend Show at Scotland County Speedway Will Kickoff Nine Race Fall Special Circuit

Written on September 26, 2017 at 5:52 pm, by

by Brian Neal Memphis, MO  – The Scotland County Speedway in Memphis, Missouri has been idle since mid August, but that will change this weekend when the track will host the 1st Annual Jerry Barrickman Memorial on Friday, September 29th and Saturday, September 30th. The event will kick off a nine race fall special events […]

Scotland County Youth to Celebrate National 4-H Week October 1-7

Written on September 26, 2017 at 5:03 pm, by

Memphis, Mo. — For the 75th consecutive year, millions of youth, parents, volunteers and alumni across the country will be celebrating National 4-H Week during the first full week of October. Scotland County 4-H will leverage National 4-H Week this year by showcasing the incredible experiences that 4-H offers young people, and will highlight the […]

Brubaker Family to Open Country View Store October 6th

Written on September 26, 2017 at 4:24 pm, by

Take a drive south of Memphis and you can definitely find plenty of rural scenery. Starting next week, shoppers will also be able to enjoy their own “Country View” as the region’s newest business, the County View Store will be officially opening for business on October 6th. Located three miles south of Memphis on Highway […]

Industrial Opportunities Again Purchasing Walnuts For Processing to Support Sheltered Workshop

Written on September 26, 2017 at 4:07 pm, by

It is time to go nuts to help support Industrial Opportunities in Kahoka. The regional sheltered workshop will be collecting walnuts from October 2, to November 6, 2017. “We will pay 15 cents a pound for walnuts brought in,” said Sara Nash, manager of Industrial Opportunities.. “All you have to do is pick them up […]

Building the Dream

Written on September 26, 2017 at 4:00 pm, by

“We’re building Dancing Rabbit because we love the Earth, and to help all people recognize it’s worth… and you know that this is true, we couldn’t do it without you!” For 20 years we have been in construction of cob dwellings and alternative culture, and this weekend we are celebrating all that hard work with […]

Salisbury Shoots Down SCR-I Conference Title Hopes With 10-0 Defeat

Written on September 26, 2017 at 3:21 pm, by

Not much went right for Scotland County in Salisbury Thursday night as the Lady Panthers posted a 10-0 victory in five innings, effectively ending any shot at a conference title for SCR-I. The Lady Tigers put together back-to-back singles with two outs in the first but couldn’t score. The home team jumped on top in […]

Power Bats Extend Game for Lady Tigers to Win in Extra Innings

Written on September 26, 2017 at 3:21 pm, by

It seems like every storybook sports tale involving a hitter occurs with two outs in the their team’s final at bat. Kaitlyn McMinn went one step further, down to her final strike, the sophomore slugged a solo home run over the left field fence to erase a 2-1 deficit on Tuesday night in a key […]

Creek Crushes Cairo With Early Homer

Written on September 26, 2017 at 3:15 pm, by

A three-run homer in the top of the first was all Scotland County needed in the second round of play at the Schuyler County Tourney as the Lady Tigers posted a 4-2 win over Cairo. Katie Feeney led off the game with a  base hit and Kaylyn Anders followed with a base on balls. Ashleigh […]