Category Archives: COMMUNITY

SC Genealogy Society Hosts March Meeting

Written on March 20, 2018 at 4:09 pm, by

The Scotland County Genealogy group held their monthly meeting Monday, March 12th with eight members present.  The secretary’s report was given and approved followed by the treasurer’s report given by June Kice, Under Old Business, Marlene Cowell reported that their audit of books went great and thanked Ronda Davis. Under New Business, Bob Hunolt donated […]

Scotland County R- I High School Announced 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

Written on March 20, 2018 at 12:49 pm, by

Scotland County R-I High School has announced the A & B honor rolls for the recently completed third quarter of school. Students in 12th grade named to the A honor roll included Ashleigh Creek, Lydia Hunt, Annie Hyde, Megan Holt, Alyssa Clair, Stephen Terrill, Jessica Huff, Shannon Niffen, Andrew Ebeling, Cody Miller, Heather Cunningham, Tristen […]

Jolly Jacks & Jills 4-H Club Hosts March Meeting

Written on March 13, 2018 at 5:29 pm, by

The March meeting of the Jolly Jacks and Jills 4-H Club was called to order by President Elsie Kigar on March 6, 2018 at the SC Fire Station. The pledges were led by Lanie Mallett & Wesley McSparren.  What is the name of your favorite pet was answered by 32 members for roll call.  There […]

Twenty-Two High School Students Gave Blood for First Time During Chester Robinson Memorial Blood Drive

Written on March 13, 2018 at 4:29 pm, by

The Red Cross community blood drive held on March 6th at the Memphis First Baptist Church was staffed by student volunteers from our own Scotland County High School. This year’s student-led drive was held in memory of Chester Robinson to honor him for his commitment to giving to this life-saving cause, and the response of […]

Azen Jolly Timers 4-H Club Hosts March Meeting

Written on March 13, 2018 at 1:13 pm, by

On March 7, 2018, the Azen Jolly Timers met for their February meeting at the Methodist Church in Memphis, MO. The meeting was called to order by Baileigh Phillips. Pledges were lead by Kwayde Hamilton and Lilly Frederick. Roll call was answered with “My favorite Easter Candy”. There were 45 members, 1 leader, and 28 […]

Jarvis, Johnson Wed in Memphis

Written on March 13, 2018 at 11:41 am, by

Betsy Michelle Johnson and Nathan Wade Jarvis, both of Memphis, MO were married at 5 pm, September 23, 2017 at the Harris Farm in Memphis, MO. The ceremony was conducted by the groom’s father, Steve Jarvis. The bride is the daughter of Mike and Beth Johnson and the granddaughter of Mary Alice Hale and the […]

Lane Pence to Received $1,000 Helena Homegrown Scholarship

Written on March 6, 2018 at 1:02 pm, by

Helena Wyaconda Branch is excited to announce the recipient of the Helena Homegrown Scholarship. Lane Pence of Scotland County R-I High School in Memphis is the winner of a $1,000 scholarship dedicated by Scott Aylward. Pence will be attending Kirkwood Community College where he will be pursuing a degree in agriculture production. “Helena is committed […]

Tigers Dominate in Conference Campus Bowl Action

Written on March 6, 2018 at 12:29 pm, by

It was a clean sweep for the Scotland County campus bowl squads on March 1st, as the Tigers swept all five games in a match up versus Lewis & Clark Conference foes Salisbury and Harrisburg. The SCR-I junior high squad made quick work of Salisbury in a 330-190 victory, jumping out to a 120-20 lead […]

Tom, Patricia Fender Celebrate 50th Wedding Anniversary

Written on March 6, 2018 at 11:12 am, by

Fifty years ago on March 8, 1968, Tom and Patricia (Hill) Fender came together in marriage at the United Methodist Church in Kirksville, MO To this union, four children were born Timothy Fender (Charlotte), Christopher Fender (Karen), Melanie Fender (Ali El-Fenaish), and Jennifer Mallett (Curtis) They have eight grandchildren, Dawndee Reineke (Brandon), Tyler Fender, Jack […]

Shelter Insurance Foundation, Monty Mumford Sponsor Local High School Scholarship

Written on February 27, 2018 at 4:07 pm, by

This spring, the Shelter Insurance Foundation will award a $2,000 scholarship to a graduate of Scotland County R-I High School. Shelter Agent Monty Mumford sponsors and partially funds this scholarship. A committee of local high school officials and community leaders will select the local recipient. The committee will consider each applicant’s scholastic achievements, educational goals, […]