Monthly Archives: May 2018

Father, Son Hurt In ATV Crash Near Wyaconda

Written on May 31, 2018 at 11:20 am, by

An Iowa boy was seriously injured when he and his father were ejected from an all-terrain vehicle in a Saturday evening accident near Wyaconda. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Tony R. Hiatt, 43, of LeClaire, IA was westbound on County Road 230, five miles south of Wyaconda at 8:10 p.m. when the 1994 […]

SC Fair  Seeking Jr. Miss, Little Miss Contestants for 2018 Event 

Written on May 31, 2018 at 11:17 am, by

Teen girls ages 13 – 16 (by July 9, 2018) are encouraged to enter the Junior Miss contest while younger girls ages 10 – 12 (by July 9, 2019) to enter the Little Miss contest. The girls will complete an application (including a current school picture), write an essay on the topic of “What the […]

Don Tague Attends Korean War Reunion

Written on May 31, 2018 at 11:17 am, by

by SANDRA KALMAN Don “Buck” Tague, of Gorin, joined eleven Korean War veterans in attending the Annual Reunion of the Army Chapter of the Chosen Few in Springfield, Missouri, from May 24 to May 26. The banquet, a highlight of the reunion, seated Buck, his son, Paul Tague, also of Gorin, and his granddaughter Michelle […]

SCR-I Elementary School Menus

Written on May 31, 2018 at 11:16 am, by

Summer School Starts May 24th.  Walk-ins welcome and you do not have to be enrolled in summer school to eat a meal free of charge.  Breakfast will be served from 7:30-8:30 a.m. and lunch will be served from 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Breakfast Thursday, May 31 – Breakfast Burrito, Fresh Fruit, Juice/Milk Friday, June 1 – […]

Scotland County Senior Nutrition Center

Written on May 31, 2018 at 11:16 am, by

MENU Thursday, May 31 – Ham and Beans, Carrot-Pineapple Salad, Buttered Beets, Cornbread, Cake Friday, June 1 – Meatloaf, Mashed Potatoes/Gravy, Buttered Peas, Hot Roll, Pudding and Fruit Monday, June 4 – Beef Stew, Lettuce Salad, Mixed Beans, Hot Roll, Ice Cream Tuesday, June 5 – Country Fried Steak, Mashed Potatoes/Gravy, Tomato and Zucchini Blend, […]

U.S. Route 27/61 in Clark, Lewis Counties to Undergo Improvement Projects

Written on May 31, 2018 at 11:15 am, by

Weather permitting, June 4th, U.S. Route 27/61 in Clark and Lewis Counties will begin to undergo improvement projects. One project will consist of cold milling and resurfacing sections of U.S. 61 from the Iowa State Line to U.S. Route 27 at Running Fox Elementary School. Milling and resurfacing will also occur on U.S. 27 southbound […]

LETA FERNE THRASHER (1/12/1933 – 5/27/2018)

Written on May 31, 2018 at 11:14 am, by

Leta Ferne Thrasher, age 85, of Aurora, Missouri, passed away at 10:00 p.m. on Sunday May 27, 2018, at the Aurora Nursing Center.  She was born January 12, 1933, in Scotland County, Missouri, the daughter of Joseph Oscar and Verna (Bradley) Couch. Leta was a 1950 graduate of Bible Grove High School in Bible Grove, […]

Home Run Against Hunger Gathers Over 15 Tons of Food

Written on May 31, 2018 at 11:13 am, by

Jefferson City, MO — One in six adults and one in five children in Missouri experience food insecurity.  For the third consecutive year, Missouri Farm Bureau Insurance teamed up with Feeding Missouri to help. Insurance producers and customer service representatives across the state collected donations throughout April and May at their local offices. Donations were […]

Ministerial Alliance Hosts May Meeting

Written on May 31, 2018 at 11:12 am, by

The May meeting of the Scotland County Ministerial Alliance was held May 16 at the Lutheran Church.  Those in attendance were:  Mark Appold, Marie Ebeling, Dan Hite, Pamela Glasgow, Diane Koontz, Dan Hite and Jack Sumption.  Various matters were discussed. Melissa Hamm was on hand to discuss the MOMOM dental program. There will be a […]

Civil War Soldier to Have Gravestone Places at Pleasant Hill Cemetery

Written on May 31, 2018 at 11:12 am, by

After more than 150 years in anonymity, a local causality of the Civil War will now have a final resting place, next to his parents at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Scotland County. “After many years of searching, I have finally been able to secure a tombstone for one of our ancestors who lived in Scotland […]