Monthly Archives: April 2018

Classifieds 4-26-18

Written on April 26, 2018 at 8:36 am, by

HELP WANTED – Department Manager at Memphis Farm and Home.  8-5, Monday – Saturday with a day off.  Benefits and Paid Vacation.  Apply in person only. WANTED – Yards to mow.  Been in business since 1987.  Call 660-341-1867.  Leave message if no answer. TV SERVICES – Remember free TV? Cut the cable! Discard the dish! […]

Don’t Let April Snow Showers Dull May Flowers

Written on April 26, 2018 at 8:36 am, by

April’s cold start in Missouri reminds gardeners that planting date is a matter of risk versus reward, said University of Missouri Extension horticulturist David Trinklein. “Growers who plant early risk crop damage or loss to freezing temperatures,” he said. “However, if the latter does not occur, they are rewarded by earlier produce, which commands more […]

Redmon Report

Written on April 26, 2018 at 8:35 am, by

Legislation This week my legislation made a lot of progress. My survivor benefits bill (HB 2360) was perfected in the House. This means that representatives got the chance to offer amendments, and one amendment was offered and accepted. This amendment would make the pay for air ambulance pilots comparable to other EMT jobs. Now that […]

Truman State University to Host Irish Fiddler Concert and Dance 

Written on April 26, 2018 at 8:34 am, by

Irish fiddler Eimear Arkins will perform in a traditional Irish concert and dance at 6 p.m. April 27 in the Student Union Building Down Under at Truman State University. The performance will include the concert, traditional dance demonstration, beginning dance instruction and inclusive music session. Arkins is a multi-instrumentalist, singer and dancer from Ruan in […]

A Parachute for the Planet

Written on April 24, 2018 at 4:00 pm, by

by Emma Gil A group of kids and teachers from Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage created a parachute, designed by 12-year-old student Taylor Helmich, as part of the international project Parachutes For the Planet. Parachutes for the Planet cares about helping the earth and wants to show that kids have power. The purpose of this project is […]

Mizzou 2018 Spring Caravan Set to Make Stop in Memphis

Written on April 24, 2018 at 3:53 pm, by

Spring hasn’t exactly sprung just yet in the state of Missouri, but even so, it’s time for the Mizzou Athletics spring caravan to make an appearance around the Show-Me state.  The Department of Athletics has finalized plans for a four-stop tour this May, with Tiger fans of all ages invited to come out to Mendon, […]

Scotland County Claims Conference Baseball Crown With 2-1 Win Over Rams

Written on April 24, 2018 at 3:51 pm, by

After advancing to the conference championship game with a pair of wins by the 10-run rule, Scotland County was able to lock down the Lewis & Clark crown by the narrowest of margins, defeating Schuyler County 2-1 to claim the title of the league tournament on Saturday in Moberly. After  blanking Salisbury 10-0 and pounding […]

Jolly Jacks & Jills 4-H Club Hosts April Meeting

Written on April 24, 2018 at 3:47 pm, by

The April meeting of the Jolly Jacks and Jills 4-H Club was called to order by President Elsie Kigar on April 3, 2018 at the SC Fire Station. The pledges were led by Kenna Campbell and Sadie Jackson.  What is the name of your favorite spring activity was answered by 30 members for roll call.  […]

SCR-I Students Attend MOFB Youth Leadership Day in Jefferson City

Written on April 24, 2018 at 3:44 pm, by

Four hundred thirty-seven high school students and chaperons from around the state attended the 24th Missouri Farm Bureau Youth Leadership Day April 12. They met with legislators at the State Capitol and participated in an afternoon session at the MOFB Center. Youth Leadership Day is sponsored by the MOFB Promotion and Education Program. To start […]

Jauflione Chapter NSDAR Finalizes World War I Project Plans at April Meeting

Written on April 24, 2018 at 3:21 pm, by

The Ladies of the Jauflione Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution met in regular session April 6, 2018 at the Presbyterian Church Hospitality Room. Regent June Kice called the meeting to order in ritualistic form. The roll call “A Hobby I Have” was answered by 13 members. Those attending were: Terry Arnold, Oleva Chance, Marlene […]