Monthly Archives: February 2018

SCR-I School Menus

Written on February 27, 2018 at 4:47 pm, by

Breakfast Thursday, March 1 – Breakfast Burrito, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Orange Wedge/Grapes, Juice/Milk Friday, March 2 – Sausage/Gravy, Biscuits, Choice of Cereal, Blueberry Muffin, Banana, Juice/Milk Monday, March 5 – Breakfast Cinnamon Cake, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Orange Rings, Juice/Milk Tuesday, March 6 – Breakfast Pizza, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Applesauce, Juice/Milk Wednesday, March […]

Shelter Insurance Foundation, Monty Mumford Sponsor Local High School Scholarship

Written on February 27, 2018 at 4:07 pm, by

This spring, the Shelter Insurance Foundation will award a $2,000 scholarship to a graduate of Scotland County R-I High School. Shelter Agent Monty Mumford sponsors and partially funds this scholarship. A committee of local high school officials and community leaders will select the local recipient. The committee will consider each applicant’s scholastic achievements, educational goals, […]

Ambrose, Smith Crowned Champions of 36th Annual SCR-I Spelling Bee

Written on February 27, 2018 at 3:56 pm, by

Scotland County R-I held the 36th annual Spelling Bee on Friday, February 16, 2018 at the elementary school gymnasium.  This year’s competition featured two categories.  The first category was a competition for second and third grade students. The second category included students in grades four through six. The winner of the second and third grade […]

Jews for Jesus to Speak at Lighthouse of Faith Church

Written on February 27, 2018 at 3:46 pm, by

Lighthouse of Faith Church invites all to hear a presentation given by Jews for Jesus on Tuesday, March 20th at 6:30 p.m. The topic will be Model Seder. Jews for Jesus is an agency that proclaims that Jesus is the Messiah of Israel and Savior of the world. The late Moishe Rosen, a Jew who […]

Judy Beachy to Address Heart to Heart 2018 Women’s Event

Written on February 27, 2018 at 3:13 pm, by

What started as a small group of local women who first gathered together in March 2008 to provide a place to gather and hear the Word and share their hearts with other women, has in just over a decade now outgrown its humble beginnings. For a decade, what became known as the Heart to Heart […]

Severe Weather Awareness Week, Statewide Tornado Drill Help Missourians Prepare for Deadly Severe Weather Threats

Written on February 27, 2018 at 2:45 pm, by

In 2017, Missourians were reminded once again of the deadly, unforgiving force of severe weather. The state suffered its first tornado death in five years; with nine flooding fatalities, Missouri also experienced its second deadliest year for flooding in almost a decade. Beginning April 28, 2017, Missouri was hit by up to 12 inches of […]

County Loses $294,545 Judgment as Missouri Court of Appeals Overturns Ruling Versus Insurance Company

Written on February 27, 2018 at 2:36 pm, by

A Cole County Circuit Court judgment in favor of Scotland County and the nearly $300,000 reimbursement order against the county’s insurer, Missouri Public Entity Risk Management Fund (MoPERM) has gone up in smoke as the Missouri Court of Appeals Western District overturned the lower court’s ruling. The county had sought financial relief from its insurer […]

Harrisburg Boys Lone L&C Conference Team Left Standing in Missouri Basketball Playoffs

Written on February 27, 2018 at 2:21 pm, by

A year after a pair of Lewis and Clark Conference teams advanced to the Missouri Final Four in basketball, the local league has just one team left standing after the 32 district champions were crowned over the weekend in boys’ and girls’ play. The Harrisburg boys basketball team is the lone L&C squad left standing […]

SCR-I Softball Team Earns Academic All-State Accolades

Written on February 27, 2018 at 2:15 pm, by

The dust has long settled on the 2017 Missouri high school fall softball season, but the efforts of several of the state’s top teams in the classroom has recently been recognized. The Missouri High School Fastpitch Coaches Association (MSHFCA) recently announced the top 10 teams in each classification based on grade point averages. Scotland County […]

Huge Third Quarter Not Enough as Tigers Fall to Knox County 54-41 in District Opener

Written on February 27, 2018 at 2:07 pm, by

A furious third quarter rally came a little too early on Wednesday night in Canton, as Knox County fended off a hard charging Tigers squad down the stretch to finish Scotland County’s season with a 54-41 defeat. The Tigers struggled offensively in the first half of the district opener. The #4 seeded Scotland County managed […]