Monthly Archives: March 2019

Cookie Bridges

Written on March 21, 2019 at 1:40 pm, by

Girl Scout Troop 9085 recently donated Girl Scout Cookies to the Scotland County Road & Bridge Department. Troop 9085 would like to thank the Department for all of the hard work that they do for Scotland County. Troop Leaders are Michelle VanGorkom and Pam Chance. Girl Scouts are Lena VanGorkom, Addy Chance, Brenan Douglas, Willow […]

Career Day

Written on March 21, 2019 at 1:38 pm, by

SCR-I ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CAREER DAY – Scotland County Elementary School held the annual Career Day, Monday, March 11th.  Presenters included: Jordan Fulk and Stacy Alexander (City of Memphis), Monty Mumford (Shelter Insurance), Andrew Duley and Nick Kratzer (MoDOT), Tacey Monroe (Scotland County Library), Erick Byrn and Nikki Long (SC Ambulance), Morgan Milligan (E911), Derek Weber […]

3 on 3 Champs

Written on March 21, 2019 at 1:15 pm, by

The Memphis team of MaKenna Musgrove, Myah Holt, Hilary Hamm, and Elle Wentworth brought home the first place trophy from the recent 3-on-3 basketball tournament held at Canton.

2nd Grade Hoops

Written on March 21, 2019 at 1:11 pm, by

The Scotland County 2nd grade girls basketball team wrapped up their year with a 3rd place tie in the 3rd grade girls division at The Show Me State games. Pictured in the front row (L to R) are Kenzie Miller, Ava Stott, Kayleigh Mathes, and Mya Stott. Middle row (L to R) are Elle Wentworth, […]

Kendal Anderson to Receive $10,000 Award as One of U.S. Cellular’s The Future Of Good 16 Under 16 Recipients

Written on March 21, 2019 at 1:06 pm, by

Through The Future of Good program, U.S. Cellular has selected 16 young humanitarians under 16 for the inspirational acts of good they do in their communities. Among those individuals is Kendal Anderson of Memphis, who created a Community Lending Library in Legion Park. She is set to receive $10,000 from U.S. Cellular to further her […]

Rep. Sharpe Assures Constituents Proposed HJR 55 to Merge Counties Will Not Happen

Written on March 21, 2019 at 1:00 pm, by

Will Knox County and Schuyler County really disappear and be swallowed up into Scotland County? Not going to happen according to Fourth District State Representative Greg Sharpe, who serves the region. News of House Joint Resolution 55 spread across northeast Missouri last week. The proposed amendment to Article VI of the Constitution of Missouri, called […]

Knox County Sheriff Reports Arrests in Two Cases

Written on March 21, 2019 at 12:29 pm, by

The Knox County Sheriff’s Office reported arrests made in a pair of cases last week. A Knox County couple was arrested on March 10th for burglary in the second degree and trespass in the first degree related to a break-in near Newark. Donna and Roy Rudicil were charged with theft of a television that was […]

MDC Forecasts Challenging Spring Turkey Season

Written on March 21, 2019 at 12:28 pm, by

Missouri turkey hunters can expect a challenging spring season according to the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC). The spring turkey hunting season starts with a youth-only weekend April 6-7. The regular spring season runs April 15 through May 5. Although the good hatches of 2011, 2012, and 2014 helped bolster turkey numbers in much of […]

Culvert Replacements Will Temporarily Close Routes in Scotland County

Written on March 19, 2019 at 5:49 pm, by

Weather permitting, MoDOT will be doing the following work route in Scotland County. Please see the dates and locations below. Scotland County Route N will be closed from Scotland County Route H to CRD 712 for culvert work on March 25th. Work will be completed between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. that day. Scotland County […]

Board of Education Approves Purchase of Four New 2020 School Buses

Written on March 19, 2019 at 5:07 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, March 14th, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.  President Christy Aylward called the meeting to order with seven members present.           Consent Agenda  The board voted 7-0 to approve the agenda.  The board voted 7-0 to approve the following items on the Consent Agenda: […]