Category Archives: COMMUNITY

Toblers Receive Outstanding Advisors for 2016 at IHCC

Written on May 24, 2016 at 7:11 pm, by

Culinary arts will always have students as long as the Toblers are involved.”  Those were the words of Certified Executive Chef and Indian Hills Community College Culinary Arts Program Director, Gordon Rader, at the annual dinner honoring the College’s numerous Advisory Committees.  Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa, IA, recently honored Drs. Randy and Heliene […]

Ruby Red Hats Meet in Memphis

Written on May 24, 2016 at 6:52 pm, by

The Rutledge Ruby Red Hats met May 16th at Keith’s Café. Joann Rood and Marilyn Dunn were hostesses. Joann read some interesting readings and then lunch was served. Door prizes were drawn and given. There were eleven members and two visitors. Attending were, Virginia Hustead, Joyce Bass, Celina Erickson, Marjorie Peterson, Reva Hustead, Jewel Brown, […]

Scotland County Area Moving On Program Will Meet May 31st

Written on May 24, 2016 at 6:51 pm, by

The Scotland County Area Moving On Program will be held Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at the Methodist Church at 1:30 p.m.  Chris Tinkle will have a Special Program.  Everyone is asked to bring a photograph of yourself or family and refreshments will be served by Exchange Bank of Northeast Missouri. If you have suffered a […]

Wiggins Addresses Scotland County Republican Committee

Written on May 24, 2016 at 6:45 pm, by

The May meeting of the Scotland County Republican Central Committee was held May 17 at 6:30 p.m. at the multi-purpose building located at 528 North Adams. Duane Ebeling, chair, called the meeting to order.  There were 14 in attendance. Several topics were discussed during the evening.  Jeremy Wiggins was on hand to give an update […]

Pamela Blaine Approved for Jauflione Chapter DAR Membership

Written on May 24, 2016 at 6:16 pm, by

The Jauflione Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, met Wednesday, May 4, 2016, in the Presbyterian Hospitality Room. Meeting was opened in Ritualistic form by Regent, June Kice. Eleven members answered roll call by naming her Revolutionary War ancestor. Each told a bit about her Patriot. In the absence of two officers, Angel Chance was […]

Four SCR-I Grads Earn Academic All-Conference Honors

Written on May 24, 2016 at 4:28 pm, by

The Tri-Rivers Conference announce the 2015-2016 Academic All-Conference award winners. To be eligible for this award, students had to be of senior standing and completed their 7th semester of secondary school attendance; achieve a minimum ACT composite score of 22; and have participated in a minimum of one conference-sanctioned activity during their senior year. Each […]

Spurgeon, Thomas Wed in Ottumwa

Written on May 24, 2016 at 3:02 pm, by

The First United Methodist Church in Ottumwa, IA was the setting for the March 19th, 2016 wedding of Erica Thomas and Joseph Spurgeon. The Rev. Jon Disburg conducted the ceremony. The bride of Ottumwa, IA is the daughter of Jonny Thomas and the late Vicki Fetters. Grandparents are the late Alvin and Beulah Thomas and […]

Cooley Receives One Rating at MSHSAA State Music Festival

Written on May 19, 2016 at 12:49 pm, by

After receiving “1” ratings at the District Music Contest, Mr. Orr and thirteen members of the Scotland County R-1 Band and Chorus departments qualified to perform at the 65th Annual Missouri State High School Activities Association State Music Festival held April 28-30 on the University of Missouri Campus in Columbia, MO. Those attending were Megan […]

SCR-I Music Department Wraps up a Winning School Year

Written on May 19, 2016 at 12:45 pm, by

It has been an exciting year in the Scotland County Music Department.  The Marching Tigers kicked off the year with Band camp the week before school leading to community performances at the Tiger tailgate and a first place finish in the Antique Day Parade. The Marching Tigers also began learning their half-time field show and […]

School Board Creates Bond Committee, Plans Special Meeting to Consider New Levy Issue

Written on May 17, 2016 at 6:02 pm, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.  President Trinity Davis called the meeting to order with six members present. Sam Berkowitz was absent. Davis established a bond issue committee of Trinity Davis, Jamie Triplett, and Cole Tippett to head continued efforts for the […]