Monthly Archives: October 2017

Fire Gear

Written on October 31, 2017 at 4:47 pm, by

I have kids who are voluntary fire and rescue. It has been brought to my attention that not only did the fire department need to replace a fire truck they are in dire need of replacing bunker gear that ranges from 10 to 30 years old and should be retired after 10 year. The problem […]

Scotland County Senior Nutrition Center

Written on October 31, 2017 at 2:47 pm, by

MENU Thursday, November 2 – Meatloaf, Macaroni and Cheese, Buttered Broccoli, Applesauce, Bread, Glazed Donut Friday, November 3 – Fish Fillets, Scalloped Potatoes, 7 Layer Salad, Fruit Juice, Cornbread, Cherry Crisp Monday, November 6 – Beef Stew, Lettuce Salad, Buttered Corn, Hot Roll, Baked Apples Tuesday, November 7 – Sausage/Biscuits/Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Applesauce, […]

SCR-I School Menus

Written on October 31, 2017 at 1:57 pm, by

Breakfast Thursday, November 2 – Breakfast Burrito, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Orange Wedge/Grapes, Juice/Milk Friday, November 3 – Sausage/Gravy Biscuits, Choice of Cereal, Blueberry Muffin, Banana, Juice/Milk Monday, November 6 – Donuts, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Fruit Medley, Juice/Milk Tuesday, November 7 – Cinnamon Rolls, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Orange Slices, Juice/Milk Wed., November 8 […]

Class of 1967 Honored at Annual Gorin Alumni Banquet

Written on October 31, 2017 at 1:53 pm, by

The 1967 Class of Gorin R-III was honored at this year’s Gorin Alumni Banquet on October 14, 2017.  Also honored were the 60 year class of 1957 and the 70 year class of 1947.  The evening began with the doors opening at 4:30 in the old Gorin High School gym.  Despite some heavy rain at […]

Living Life Over

Written on October 31, 2017 at 1:01 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The Iowa Motor Truck Association recently named Jed Hinds a 2012 Iowa Motor Truck Association Outstanding Professional Driver.  As a professional truck driver, Jed has consistently demonstrated commitment and dedication to excellence, which is displayed by an outstanding driving record, years of service and professional attitude.  Through this annual contest, professional drivers […]

Cedar Grove Club Enjoys Potato Bar

Written on October 31, 2017 at 12:58 pm, by

The Cedar Grove Club met on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the Scotland County Care Center in the Sun Room.  The Care Center was holding a fund raising potato bar.  Phyllis Heckethorn was hostess.  Also present were Betty Bissell, Grace Brown, Peggy Cumby, Christine Musgrove, Joy Musgrove, Reta Stott, and Virginia Woods. After the reading […]

We Need a Solution for our Counties

Written on October 31, 2017 at 11:27 am, by

by Rep. Craig Redmon Over the past several months, a headline has made it into newspapers large and small, making an impression on the constituents and law enforcement officers who have brought it to my attention. The Missouri Department of Corrections has a backlog of payments on county jail reimbursements, money that should be going […]

Tax Reform Should Put Missouri’s Working Families First

Written on October 31, 2017 at 11:26 am, by

by U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill I’ve done a lot of town halls around Missouri—nearly 50 of them just this year—many in rural areas that remind me of where I grew up, in Houston, and Lebanon, Missouri. These are communities of working families, some of whom are living paycheck-to-paycheck, trying to earn enough money to pay […]

Two Local Winners Will Rake In $500 Worth Of Merchandise in Do It Best Hardware Shopping Giveaways

Written on October 31, 2017 at 11:15 am, by

After one visit to Rose Hardware, Inc. in Memphis MO, you just might end up looking for ways to add to your home improvement to-do list. Rose Hardware Inc is accepting entries for two $500 Shopping Giveaways.  Two local winners, selected at random, will receive $500 in merchandise from Rose Hardware Inc. The contest ends […]

Extension to Offer Governmental Boards Training Courses

Written on October 31, 2017 at 10:40 am, by

Do you serve on a public board and wonder what your responsibilities really are? Are there resources you can get to assist you in learning more about your role? There will be a training series called “Serving on Public Boards” that will be held on November 9th and November 16th (one program, two nights) from […]