Monthly Archives: September 2018

Dominating First Half Allows SCR-I to Cruise to 47-20 Win at Salisbury

Written on September 28, 2018 at 12:12 pm, by

After a bit of a blip to start the game, the Scotland County Tigers turned in one of the most dominating first halves of football in recent memory en route to a 47-20 win at Salisbury Friday evening. The final score doesn’t do the dominance justice. After the Tigers were backed up by a costly […]

SCR-I Marching Band to Perform at 27th Annual Parade of Champions

Written on September 27, 2018 at 1:32 pm, by

Marching band fans will have a chance to see over fifteen bands in action, including the Marching Tigers of Scotland County, at the 27th Annual Parade of Champions parade and field show competition at Kahoka on Saturday, October 6, 2018. The competition, sponsored by the Clark County R-1 Fine Arts Boosters, will begin with the […]

Participants Have a Blast at 2018 FFA Shoot-a-thon

Written on September 27, 2018 at 1:17 pm, by

The Memphis FFA Trap Team Shoot-a-Thon had a great turnout shooting 238 rounds on Sunday! There were three winners in the Open Division.  Bryce Smith took 1st, James Baker took 2nd and Trevor Harris took 3rd place.  Both Bryce and James were Alumni members of the FFA Trap Team. Bryce has won the competition every […]

Scotland County R-I Elementary Menus

Written on September 25, 2018 at 5:13 pm, by

Breakfast Thursday, September 27 – Breakfast Burrito, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Orange Wedge/Grapes, Juice/Milk Friday, September 28 – Sausage/Gravy Biscuits, Choice of Cereal, Blueberry Muffin, Banana, Juice/Milk Monday, October 1 – French Toast Sticks, Choice of Cereal, Toast/Jelly, Fruit Medley, Juice/Milk. Tuesday, October 2 – Mini Breakfast Bites, Choice of Cereal, Cinnamon Biscuit, Orange Rings, […]

Council Officers Elected as 4-H Set to Kickoff New Year October 1st

Written on September 25, 2018 at 5:06 pm, by

As the new 4-H year begins October 1, members were reminded at the Scotland County 4-h Council meeting that premium checks and sale checks need to be picked up ASAP. Year end reports are due October 3rd. This includes project records, recognition forms, Secretary’s and Treasurer’s books, I Dare You awards, and Key awards. The […]

NORTON/CORWIN Family Reunion

Written on September 25, 2018 at 4:59 pm, by

The 66th annual reunion for the Norton/Corwin families was held on the 16th day of September, 2018, at the traditional gathering place – Nutrition Site, 301 West Monroe, Memphis, Missouri.  Attendance was up from last year with 35 family members present! As always, we enjoyed delicious food.  This year the prayer was given by the […]

Downing Business to Host Open House for National Manufacturing Day

Written on September 25, 2018 at 4:30 pm, by

While Merriam-Webster defines manufacturing as “the process of making products, especially with machines in factories”, one of the backbones of our national economy is often misunderstood. Basically manufacturing is making stuff. Sure there are often machines involved, from the old conveyor belt assembly lines to today’s robotics. Factories may be as small as a one-room […]

Steele’s Skull Mounts Opening in Time for 2018 Deer Season

Written on September 25, 2018 at 4:26 pm, by

Just like most local youth, Greg Steele enjoyed deer hunting while he was growing up. Now with the aid of the Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation service, the Gorin native is turning his passion into a career. Greg recently opened Steele’s Skull Mounts at his grandparents farm on County Road 103 near Gorin. It is the culmination […]

Bye Bye Hummingbirds

Written on September 25, 2018 at 4:20 pm, by

This past week has been a busy one. We have been watching our Cardinals (St. Louis) play a lot of good ball. The last game we attended, Duane made ESPN TV. We enjoy those Cardinals and have been there a lot this season.  Now we are watching from our air conditioned living room. It has […]

Azen Jolly Timers Encourage Kids to Join as Part of National 4-H Week

Written on September 25, 2018 at 3:53 pm, by

“I pledge my head to clear thinking, my heart to greater loyalty, my hands to larger service, and my health to better living, for my club, my community, my country, and my world.”  This pledge is recited all over the United States by nearly 6 million kids wanting to be part of an organization that […]