Category Archives: COMMUNITY

Bible Grove Bar B Saddle Club Meets

Written on May 3, 2016 at 11:25 pm, by

The Bar B Saddle Club had their monthly meeting on April 27 at the club building. They will be holding a poker ride for horses and ATV’s this Saturday, May 7th starting at the club house with sign up starting at noon and the ride starting at 1:00 p.m. Entry fee is $5.00 per hand […]

Music Department Hosting Used Instrument Drive

Written on May 3, 2016 at 11:23 pm, by

That trumpet in the attic was made to make music. The guitar case in the garage is collecting dust instead of being played by the next great musician. If you have any good used, or easily repairable musical instruments would you consider putting them back to work? The Scotland County R-I Band is hosting a […]

Help Us Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week

Written on May 3, 2016 at 10:19 pm, by

Superintendent’s Corner by SCR-I Superintendent Ryan Bergeson On teacher appreciation week, we would like to take time to thank the teachers and faculty members at the Scotland County R-1 School District for their dedication and commitment to our students.  To quote the great Todd Whitaker “it is people and not programs that make the biggest difference.” […]

Downing House Museum Complex News

Written on May 3, 2016 at 8:25 pm, by

The Museum Complex is now open for the 2016 season.  The Museum will be open each Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. or by at other times by appointment beginning May 3rd and concluding on September 1st. Volunteers will provide guided tours through the Downing House, Boyer House, Summer Kitchen, Carriage […]

Farm & Home Supports FFA

Written on May 3, 2016 at 8:06 pm, by

Members of the Memphis FFA Chapter are pictured here with Memphis Farm and Home Manager, Rayburn Snell, who presented the chapter with a check for $274.00.  Farm and Home partnered with a program known as Home Grown.  The program runs from January 1 through December 31 and applies to all new orders of Red Brand […]

Wesley, Helen Knupp Celebrating 65 Years of Marriage

Written on May 3, 2016 at 1:25 pm, by

Wesley and Helen Knupp of Wyaconda will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with an open-house reception hosted by their children.  The open-house will be from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 15, 2016 at the Christian Church in Wyaconda.  Friends and family are invited to attend. The couple requests no gifts. Wesley Knupp and […]

Service Day Brings Out Best In CMU

Written on April 26, 2016 at 6:36 pm, by

From sororities and fraternities to sports teams and service clubs, some 700 volunteers from Central Methodist University did their part on Thursday, April 7 to, in the words of the CMU mission statement, “make a difference in the world.” The University called off classes for its annual Service Day, when students, faculty and staff are […]

Delaney Gundy Inducted Into C-SC’s Chapter of Alpha Chi National College Honor Society

Written on April 26, 2016 at 6:25 pm, by

Delaney Gundy, senior art education major from Gorin, MO, was among 22 students inducted into the Missouri Beta chapter of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. The ceremony was held Wednesday, April 20, in Johnson Hall Parlor on the Culver-Stockton College campus. Faculty co-sponsors Dr. Scott Giltner and Dr. Lauren Schellenberger welcomed the new […]

Ruby Red Hats of Rutledge

Written on April 26, 2016 at 6:06 pm, by

The Ruby Red Hats of Rutledge went to the Edina Nutrition Center on April 18th.  Marjorie Peterson was hostess.  She gave everyone a petunia and a packet of flower seeds. Those attending the meeting were Celine Erickson, Marilyn Dunn, JoAnn Rood, Virginia Hustead, Joyce Bass, Ruth Ludwick, Reva Hustead, Marlene Henry, Neta Phillips and Nancy […]

Memphis FFA Hosting 2016 Awards Banquet

Written on April 26, 2016 at 5:55 pm, by

The Memphis FFA Chapter will be celebrating the successes of its FFA Chapter members on Thursday, May 5th at their annual Awards Banquet. The Memphis FFA has had a very successful year and seen many accomplishments.  They have been awarded Proficiencies, attended Leadership Development Events and Career Development Events where they qualified and competed at […]