Category Archives: COMMUNITY

Keller, Coy Wedding

Written on November 30, 2016 at 4:32 pm, by

Matt and Lisa Coy of Kaysville, Utah and Dr. Ronald and Blanche Keller of Memphis, Missouri are pleased to announce the marriage of their children, Joshua McIntosh Keller and Kelsey Rae Coy. They were married September 3, 2016, at the Bountiful Utah Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. That evening they were honored […]

Local Students Join Culver-Stockton 2017 Incoming Class

Written on November 29, 2016 at 2:54 pm, by

Three area students have been accepted into Culver-Stockton’s fall 2017 incoming class. Danielle Townsend of Wyaconda, has been accepted into Culver-Stockton College’s fall 2017 incoming class. Townsend plans to major in Psychology and was awarded the Hilltop academic scholarship. Travis Shannan of Arbela, has been accepted into Culver-Stockton College’s fall 2017 incoming class. Shannan, who […]

Gorin School Hosts Annual GHS Alumni Reunion

Written on November 29, 2016 at 2:19 pm, by

The doors to the old Gorin R-III school gymnasium opened at 4pm on Saturday, October the 8th to welcome former students, teachers, family, and friends. This was a welcome many were glad to take part in to revisit the old building where many memories have been made. Much of the evening was spent visiting with […]

SCAPP Finalizes Plans for Christmas Platters Fundraiser

Written on November 22, 2016 at 4:19 pm, by

The Scotland County After Prom Parents met on November 7th at the Scotland County Pharmacy. President Matt McKee reviewed with the parents the success of the fundraisers we have had thus far. This year is really going by quickly. We hope to finish the year strong and discussed the following events that SCAPP has planned […]

Students Collecting Tabs for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mid-Missouri

Written on November 22, 2016 at 3:54 pm, by

As part of the community service projects for the Missouri Retired Teachers Association, the Scotland County Retired Teachers’ Association & Scotland County R-I Elementary School students and personnel are collecting aluminum tabs for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mid-Missouri. Please join us in saving the aluminum pull tabs. “If you would like to donate your […]

Scotland County Genealogy Announces New Officers for 2017

Written on November 22, 2016 at 3:50 pm, by

Scotland County Genealogy met November 14th at 1:30 p.m. at the Genealogy building.  The meeting was called to order by President Darlene Johnson.  Twelve members and one guest were present. Members present were Darlene Johnson, Bonnie Hayes, Rhonda Schultz, June Kice, Connie Bratton, Twila Stevenson, Ruth Tague, Linda Larson, Marlene Cowell, Max Hamilton, Rhonda Davis, […]

Sew & Go Quilt Guild Learns About Linus Project at Monthly Meetings

Written on November 22, 2016 at 3:24 pm, by

The Sew & Go Quilt Guild met November 8, 2016 at the Memphis UMC.  Mary Creek and Angela Neese provided the refreshments. President Tina Newcomb called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. The Raffle Bag drawing was held. The Program Committee then introduced Connie Douvier and she spoke about the Project Linus program.  It started […]


Written on November 22, 2016 at 12:41 pm, by

Carol Louise Lockwood and Gary Lynn Trump were united in marriage on November 27, 1966 at St. Paul United Church of Christ in Kahoka, Missouri.  They have four children: Thad (Nancy) Trump of Kahoka, Tiffiny (Ralf) Humbert of Bentonville, Arkansas, Trinity (Jeff) Davis of Memphis, and Tritia (Barry) Odom of Columbia.  They have nine grandchildren: […]

FFA American Degree

Written on November 17, 2016 at 10:04 am, by

Scotland County R-I graduates and Memphis FFA members Taylar Eggleston-Wood, Kylee Johnston, and Tasha Eggleston-Wood recently received their FFA American Degree at the 89th National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, IN. Vice-President Elect Mike Pence spoke at the American Degree Ceremony.

Superintendent’s Corner

Written on November 17, 2016 at 9:20 am, by

by Superintendent Ryan Bergeson The Varsity Basketball Season will officially tip-off on Tuesday, November 22 vs. Clark County.  This will be the first of nine home games for the Varsity Basketball Season and we hope everyone from the community will come out and support the Tigers throughout the 2016-2017 basketball season. The basketball game on Tuesday, […]