Monthly Archives: January 2018

Discoverer Hoping to Preserve Class of 1940 Reunion Papers

Written on January 30, 2018 at 5:20 pm, by

Records from the Memphis High School Class of 1940’s 50 year class reunion were recently recovered during an estate clean-up and the founder is hoping the history can be preserved for the classmates and their families. Tim Current recently unearthed the find, a 20-page booklet, when doing some cleaning at the former Phillips Conveyer building, […]

Farm Bureau Encourages Celebration of Agriculture During Thank a Farmer Week

Written on January 30, 2018 at 5:12 pm, by

Where would we be without farmers? Those hard working individuals that care for the land and animals provide us with food, clothing, entertainment, medicine, shelter, transportation and much more! Missouri Farm Bureau and County Farm Bureau’s across the state are joining forces to celebrate the importance of agriculture, February 4-10, during Celebrate Agriculture: Thank a […]

Fresh Air

Written on January 30, 2018 at 4:30 pm, by

It is nice this week to be able to go out and get a breath of fresh air.  As I write this today, the temperature is 50 degrees and the wind is calm.  Perfect to get outside. The birds have made their way to the thicket and the feeder is quiet this morning.  I imagine […]


Written on January 30, 2018 at 4:27 pm, by

Cody and Erin Protsman of Kahoka are the parents of a son, Dawson Michel Protsman, born January 23, 2018 at 5:22 a.m. at Scotland County Hospital in Memphis. Dawson weighed 5 lbs 2 oz and was 18 inches long. He is welcomed home by a brother, Daxton.

SCR-I School Menus

Written on January 30, 2018 at 4:06 pm, by

Breakfast Thursday, February 1 – Breakfast Burrito, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Orange Wedge/Grapes, Juice/Milk Friday, February 2 – Sausage/Gravy/Biscuits, Choice of Cereal, Blueberry Muffin, Banana, Juice/Milk Monday, February 5 – Scrambled Eggs, Choice of Cereal, Hash Browns, Toast/Jelly, Grapes, Juice/Milk Tuesday, February 6 – Breakfast Pizza, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Applesauce, Juice/Milk Wednesday, February 7 […]

Scotland County Senior Nutrition Center

Written on January 30, 2018 at 4:06 pm, by

MENU Thursday, February 1 – Tetrazzini Casserole, Lettuce Salad, Pinto Beans, Pineapple, Bread, Oatmeal Cookie Friday, February 2 – Roast Beef, Mashed Potatoes/Gravy, Buttered Corn, Marinated Carrots, Bread, Coconut Crème Pie Monday, February 5 – Creamed Chicken/Biscuit, Mixed Vegetables, Buttered Beets, Mandarin Oranges, Cookie Tuesday, February 6 – Baked Ham, Sweet Potatoes, Buttered Broccoli, Applesauce, […]

VIRGINIA FAYE KENNEDY (10/27/1941 – 1/23/2018)

Written on January 30, 2018 at 3:43 pm, by

Virginia Faye Kennedy, 76, of Memphis, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018, in the Emergency Room at Scotland County Hospital in Memphis. She was born in Earlton, Kansas, on October 27, 1941, to Lawrence Samuel and Ruby Viola (Crowel) McCoy, the middle child of seven. Virginia grew up in Chanute, Kansas and attended Chanute […]

Scotland County Routs Rams 71-37

Written on January 30, 2018 at 3:38 pm, by

Schuyler County hung around in the first quarter Tuesday night in Memphis, but Scotland County turned on the jets in the final three quarters to post the easy 71-37 victory. The Tigers got off to a good start on offense as Lane Pence connected on a three-pointer and Jared Dunn scored on the fast break. […]

Tigers Lead Wire to Wire in 49-43 Win Over Marceline

Written on January 30, 2018 at 3:34 pm, by

Scotland County never trailed on Thursday night, holding on despite some late offensive struggles, to top Marceline 49-43 for the Lewis & Clark Conference victory. Stephen Terrill gave the Tigers the lead for good when he scored the contest’s opening basket in the paint. Will Fromm sank a three-pointer and Matthew Woods had five points […]

Marceline Runs Past Lady Tigers in Second Half for 55-47 Win

Written on January 30, 2018 at 3:26 pm, by

A dominating first-half performance was all for not on Thursday night as Scotland County let a critical conference contest slip away late as Marceline used a series of runs to rally for a 55-47 Lewis & Clark Conference victory in Memphis. SCR-I built a 14-6 lead in the first period as Katie Feeney and Ashleigh […]