Monthly Archives: April 2018

Third Arrest Warrant Issued for Alleged Harboring of Stabbing Suspect

Written on April 26, 2018 at 9:07 am, by

A month after a Memphis man was finally brought into custody following a stabbing in the small northeast Missouri community, charges continue to be issued in the case. A third arrest warrant for hindering of prosecution was issued April 19th. Jeffrey Mark Jalinski 33, of 17 Ridge Road Trailer Court in Memphis, is wanted on […]

Downing House Museum Complex Set to Reopen May 1st

Written on April 26, 2018 at 9:06 am, by

The Downing House Museum complex is getting ready to reopen for the 2018 season on May 1, 2018. The facilities will be open each Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday through September from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. with volunteers available to provide guided tours to visitors. “We also try to accommodate visitors on other days by appointment,” […]

Memphis FFA Livestock Team Places Second in State Competition

Written on April 26, 2018 at 9:03 am, by

The Memphis FFA Chapter placed second in the livestock evaluation career development event at the 90th Missouri FFA Convention. There were 59 teams in the competition. Memphis members include Morgan Blessing, Anna Triplett, Jenna Blessing and Parker Triplett. Individually, Morgan Blessing placed 8th, Anna Triplett placed 9th, Jenna Blessing placed 11th and Parker Triplett placed […]

Fires, Visitors, Fun, and Trains: A Dancing Rabbit Update

Written on April 26, 2018 at 9:01 am, by

by Ted At last, perhaps, our trials of a lingering winter are coming to an end. Sara and I celebrated 15 years of living at Dancing Rabbit on the 16th, and this seems to be the lengthiest cold spring we can remember. Warm spells almost always start to show up in March, but from later […]

Members of House Leadership Call for Resignation of Governor Eric Greitens 

Written on April 26, 2018 at 8:59 am, by

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – House Speaker Todd Richardson, House Speaker Pro Tem Elijah Haahr, and House Majority Floor Leader Rob Vescovo issued the following statement calling for Gov. Eric Greitens to resign from office: “At the outset of this process, we said the governor needed to be forthright and accountable for his actions. After thoughtful consideration of […]

Child Abuse Prevention

Written on April 26, 2018 at 8:58 am, by

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, a time to recognize the importance of families and communities working together to help promote healthy families and prevent child abuse. This month and throughout the year, the Missouri Department of Social Services encourages everyone in the state to play a role in making Missouri a better place […]

Memphis to Host MLB Jr. Home Run Derby, Scotts Pitch, Hit & Run Events May 5th

Written on April 26, 2018 at 8:56 am, by

The Memphis City Parks & Recreation Department will be hosting a free Major League Baseball Jr. Home Run Derby and the Scotts Pitch, Hit & Run  competition events for area youth. The events are scheduled for Saturday, May 5th at Johnson Park in Memphis, beginning at 9 a.m. The park is located at 344 N. […]

Scotland County Health Department Schedule

Written on April 26, 2018 at 8:39 am, by

Thursday, April 26 – Walk-in clinic hours from 8-10 a.m. for immunizations. Friday, April 27 – Walk-in clinic hours from 8-3:30 p.m. for fasting blood sugars, cholesterols, and blood pressure checks, and nail care.  Blood draws from 8-1 p.m. Tuesday, May 1 – Walk-in clinic hours from 8-9 a.m. for fasting blood sugars, cholesterols, and […]

Scotland County Senior Nutrition Center

Written on April 26, 2018 at 8:38 am, by

MENU Thursday, April 26 – Roast Pork, Mashed Potatoes/Gravy, Sauerkraut, Cranberry Sauce, Bread, Cookie Friday, April 27 – Fish Fillets, Sweet Potatoes, Broccoli Salad, Peas, Cornbread, Cream Pie Monday, April 30 – Juicy Burger/Bun, French Fries, Cauliflower Blend Vegetables, Peaches, Cookie Tuesday, May 1 – Meatloaf, Baked Potato, Marinated Tomatoes, Lima Beans, Slice Bread, Pudding […]

SCR-I Elementary School Menus

Written on April 26, 2018 at 8:37 am, by

Breakfast Thursday, April 26 – Breakfast Burrito, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Orange Wedge/Grapes, Juice/Milk Friday, April 27 – Sausage/Gravy, Biscuits, Choice of Cereal, Blueberry Muffin, Banana, Juice/Milk Monday, April 30 – French Toast Sticks, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Fruit Medley, Juice/Milk Tuesday, May 1 – Mini Donuts, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Fruit Medley, Juice/Milk Wednesday, […]