Category Archives: COMMUNITY

Jauflione Chapter NSDAR Hosts September Meeting

Written on September 18, 2018 at 5:26 pm, by

Jauflione Chapter NSDAR met in regular session Friday September 7th at 5 p.m. in the Presbyterian Church Hospitality room. The meeting was opened in ritualistic form by Regent Deborah Kauk. Roll Call, A first day of school memory was answered by 14 members. Those attending were Terry Arnold, Melissa Behrens, Oleva Chance, Verlee Dauma, Recording […]

SC Genealogy Society Hosts September Meeting

Written on September 18, 2018 at 4:16 pm, by

The Scotland County Genealogical Society met September 10th. The meeting was called to order by President Treva Wittstock with 12 members present. The secretary’s report was given by Connie Bratton and the Treasurer’s report was given by June Kice. Under old business, the building’s air condition was reported repaired. In new business, the group announced […]

Probst Reunion Held August 25

Written on September 11, 2018 at 11:16 am, by

After twenty-three years. The Probst clan gathered at the Memphis City Lake, August 25, 2018, for a fish fry and a reunion. Those present from the Memphis area were David and Denise Probst and Kennedy; Greg and Katherine Probst and Clayton, Levi and Bryce, Eric and Shyanne Probst and Rance and Addalynn; Kevin and Jennifer […]

Kids Pedal Tractor Pull Winners for 2018 Antique Fair

Written on September 6, 2018 at 3:03 pm, by

Like most activities in this year’s Antique Fair, the Kids Pedal Tractor Pull was well supported.  Eight age groups competed in the event with the following boys and girls taking 1st – 3rd place in each group: Age 4: 1st, Chloe Dunnett (Memphis); 2nd, Chad Hunter (Edina), and 3rd Kaston Campbell (Memphis) Age 5: 1st, […]

Sandhill Cemetery Association Hosts Annual  Meeting

Written on September 4, 2018 at 2:59 pm, by

The Sandhill Cemetery Association met in Rutledge on April 28, 2018 at the Scotland County Hospital Library to discuss the care and finances of the cemetery. Chairman Darrell Shultz called the meeting to order at 9 a.m. by asking Nancy McClamroch, in the absence of Secretary Paige McClamroch, to read the minutes of the April […]

Childress Leads Memphis FFA Trap Team to Win in Season Opener

Written on September 4, 2018 at 1:43 pm, by

The Memphis Chapter of FFA Trap Team began the 2018 season at Macon on August 25th taking three full teams to compete in the season-opener. Memphis claimed first place in the 36-team field of competitors. The top shooter for Scotland County was Kyle Childress, scoring a 49 out of 50. Shelby Troutman topped the girls’ […]

Jolly Jacks & Jills 4-H Club Hosts August Meeting

Written on August 30, 2018 at 9:02 am, by

The August meeting of the Jolly Jacks and Jills 4-H Club was called to order by President Elsie Kigar on August 7, 2018 at the SC Fire Station. The pledges were led by Kenna Campbell and Sadie Jackson.  Who is your favorite teacher was answered by 17 members for roll call.  There were also 10 […]

Vehicle Enthusiasts Brave Heat for 2018 Scotland County Antique Fair Car Show

Written on August 30, 2018 at 8:49 am, by

The Scotland County Antique Fair Car Show was held Saturday, August 25, 2018 following the parade on the Memphis City Square. Many people returned from previous years as well as first time exhibitors in 2018, including the People’s Choice Award winner. Ballots were counted as quickly as possible to get the participants back to their […]

SCH Fun Run, Walk Draws 100+ Participants for Antique Fair Race

Written on August 28, 2018 at 2:24 pm, by

A total of 124 total participants got Saturday of the 2018 Scotland County Antique Fair off to a running start at 8 a.m. with the annual Scotland County Hospital 5K Fun Run & Walk. The top two performers were Rod Sears and Becky Davenport. Sears ran the race in a time of 21:55, while Davenport […]

Meet Fred and Jack, Stars of the 2018 Scotland County Antique Fair Parade

Written on August 28, 2018 at 1:18 pm, by

Oh to be famous. The stars of the 2018 Scotland County Antique Fair drew dozens of paparazzi members to Memphis on Saturday as dozens and dozens of photographers line all four sides of the city square to snap photos of Jack and Fred. The camera flashes did little to phase the pair of 2,000 pound […]