Monthly Archives: November 2018

Lady Tigers JV Falls to Clark County 28-26

Written on November 29, 2018 at 9:58 am, by

A furious rally came up one shot short for the Scotland County junior varsity girls who fell to Clark County 28-26 in the season opener November 20th in Memphis. After trailing by double digits early in the contest, SCR-I rallied and tied the game late on a basket by Baileigh Phillips. But after a Clark […]

Red Cross Announces Urgent Need for Blood Donations

Written on November 29, 2018 at 9:43 am, by

The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donors to give now to ensure blood is available for medical treatments and emergencies during the holiday season. Blood donations often decline during the holidays. Regular donors are busy with holiday activities, and travel and severe winter weather may cause blood drive cancellations. Yet donations remain […]

Record Breaking Season Continues for Thomas as Blair Oaks Heads to State Championship Game

Written on November 29, 2018 at 9:42 am, by

A record breaking season continues for former Scotland County resident Benner Thomas as his #1 ranked Blair Oaks football teams heads into the state championship game Friday versus Lathrop. The Falcons won at Clark County 55-6 before besting Lutheran North 48-21 on Saturday to advance to the title game. Ben is the son of SCR-I […]

SCR-I Announces Plans for Tiger Plaza, Corresponding Fundraising Efforts

Written on November 29, 2018 at 9:41 am, by

As part of the recent announcement of a roughly quarter million dollar grant to help fund a new all-weather track at Scotland County R-I High School, the district recently unveiled plans for a new entrance to the outdoor athletic facilities to be called Tiger Plaza. The paved walkway initially has been designed from the west […]

November Firearms Deer Season Harvest Just Shy of 200,000

Written on November 29, 2018 at 9:39 am, by

Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested a near-record 199,427 deer during the November portion of fall firearms deer season, Nov. 10- 20. Of the 199,427 deer harvested, 102,930 were antlered bucks, 19,924 were button bucks, and 76,573 were does. Top harvest counties were Franklin with […]

Missouri Department of Insurance’s Life Insurance Policy Locator Tracks Over $10 Million for Missouri Consumers in Second Year

Written on November 27, 2018 at 2:00 pm, by

The Life Insurance Policy Locator — launched by the Missouri Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration, through the National Association of Insurance Commissioners — has matched consumers with policies totaling over $10 million in the past 12 months. The NAIC launched the free national locator service in November 2016 to make it easier […]

Scotland County Senior Nutrition Center

Written on November 27, 2018 at 1:42 pm, by

MENU Thursday, Nov. 29 – Roast Pork, Mashed Potatoes/Gravy, Sauerkraut, Green Beans, Bread, Cake Friday, November 30 – Fish Filets, Scalloped Potatoes, 7 Layer Salad, Fruit Juice, Cornbread, Cherry Crisp Monday, December 3 – Beef Stew, Lettuce Salad, Buttered Corn, Hot Roll, Baked Apples Tuesday, December 4 – Sausage Biscuits & Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Green […]

Fire in Baring Claims Lives of Two Children

Written on November 27, 2018 at 1:27 pm, by

An early morning blaze on Tuesday. November 20th claimed the lives of two children in Baring. 15-month-old Brayden J. Coon and three-year-old Jacob W. Coon, died in the blaze that destroyed their family’s residence on Frazier Street. The fire was reported at approximately 4:30 a.m. According to law enforcement officials, the children’s parents, grandmother, and […]

BRAYDEN JAMES COON 8/9/2017 – 11/20/2018) and JACOB WILLIAM COON (1/16/2015 – 11/20/2018)

Written on November 27, 2018 at 1:21 pm, by

Brayden James Coon age 15½ months and Jacob William Coon age 3 of Baring, MO passed away Tuesday morning November 20, 2018, at their home in Baring as the result of a fire. Brayden was born August 9, 2017, and Jacob was born January 16, 2015, they were the children of Aaron and Rebecca Harper […]

Youth Hunters Harvested 2,556 Deer During Late Portion Of Season

Written on November 27, 2018 at 12:47 pm, by

Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that young hunters ages 6 through 15 harvested 2,556 deer during Missouri’s late youth portion of the 2018 deer hunting season, November 23-25. Of the 2,556 deer harvested, 1,140 were antlered bucks, 336 were button bucks, and 1,080 were does. Top counties for the late […]