Monthly Archives: May 2019

EFTON W. CONWAY (11/8/1942 – 8/26/2017)

Written on May 30, 2019 at 12:59 pm, by

Efton W. Conway, 74, of LaBelle, MO passed away Saturday afternoon, August 26, 2017, at the LaBelle Manor at LaBelle, Missouri where he had resided for several years. As per his wishes cremation rites were accorded.     He was the son of William and Blanche Low Conway and was born November 8, 1942 at Kansas […]

Rep. Graves Announces Funding for Briggs-Smith Memorial Airport

Written on May 30, 2019 at 11:56 am, by

 U.S. Representative Sam Graves (MO-06), has announced that three airports in North Missouri will receive federal money through the Airport Improvement Program. Graves received notification from U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao that rural airports in Bowling Green, Memphis and Tarkio will be receiving money to make a variety of improvements including runway […]

Hospital Board Approves Wage Increase for Nurses in Face of Critical Shortage

Written on May 30, 2019 at 11:52 am, by

The Scotland County Memorial Hospital (dba Scotland County Hospital) Board of Directors met in regular session on Thursday, April 25th.   Board Present: Curtis Ebeling-Chairman, Joe Doubet- Vice Chairman, Judy Wilson-Secretary, Robert Neese-Treasurer, Members Dwight DeRosear and Lori Fulk.  Also present: Dr. Randy Tobler, CEO, Michael Brandon, Controller, Lori Nelson, RN-RHC Supervisor, Terri Schmitt, MHA, CPHQ, […]

Scotland County R-I Elementary Menus

Written on May 30, 2019 at 11:49 am, by

   Breakfast Thursday, May 30 – Breakfast Burrito, Fresh Fruit, Juice/Milk Friday, May 31 – Sausage/Gravy, Biscuits, Fresh Fruit, Juice/Milk Monday, June 3 – Pancakes, Sausage Patty, Fresh Fruit, Juice/Milk Tuesday, June 4 – Breakfast Pizza, Fresh Fruit, Juice/Milk Wednesday, June 5 – Cinnamon Rolls, Fresh Fruit, Juice/Milk Thursday, June 6 – Breakfast Burrito, Fresh […]

Scotland County Senior Nutrition Center

Written on May 30, 2019 at 11:48 am, by

MENU Thursday, May 30 – Ham and Beans, Carrot-Pineapple Salad, Buttered Beets, Cornbread, Cake Friday, May 31 – Meatloaf, Baked Potato, Marinated Tomatoes, Lima Beans, Slice Bead, Pudding Monday, June 3 – Beef Stew, Lettuce Salad, Mixed beans, Hot Roll, Ice Cream Tuesday, June 4 – Country Fried steak, Mashed Potatoes and Gravy, Tomato and […]

Great Depression

Written on May 28, 2019 at 1:08 pm, by

The Great Depression was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world, lasting from 1929 to 1939. It began after  the stock market crash  of October  1929, which sent Wall Street into a panic and wiped out millions of  investors. Over the next several years, consumer spending and investment dropped, causing steep […]

Living Life Over

Written on May 28, 2019 at 1:06 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The Memphis FFA Trapshooting team brought home a 9th place finish at the FFA and 4H Trapshooting Championship held May 3rd in Linn Creek Missouri. The Memphis FFA A team shot an overall score of 454 out of 500.  Brice Cowell led the way, hitting 96 of the 100 moving targets.  Austin […]

Sam, Sheila Berkowitz to Celebrate 50th Wedding Anniversary

Written on May 28, 2019 at 12:53 pm, by

Sam and Sheila Berkowitz of Memphis will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on May 30th.  The Rev. William Davidson of the First Christian Church in Kirksville performed the double-ring ceremony at the Kirksville Shamrock Inn.  Sam is the son of the late Joseph Berkowitz and the late Naomi Foster.  Sheila is the daughter of Elverean […]

S.C.M.H… OUR Hospital

Written on May 28, 2019 at 12:51 pm, by

The CEO announced on May 23, Crossrivers Quality Health Partners, has the 1st Right of Affiliation with Our hospital. The CEO will be meeting with Blessing in early June. The CEO also announced he is a board member of Crossrivers. (see Crossrivers web site to verify his status and S.C.M.H logo). What a deal! No […]

Farewell Nursing

Written on May 28, 2019 at 12:49 pm, by

As May 22nd comes to a close, I am no longer employed with Scotland County Hospital rural clinics. I find it hard to continue to work for management that does not take into consideration the needs of their staff. As I complete my nursing career, I thank all of the nurses that I have worked […]