Category Archives: SCHOOL

Scotland County Elementary School Releases 1st Quarter Honor Roll

Written on November 5, 2019 at 1:42 pm, by

Scotland County R-I Elementary School has released the first quarter honor roll for the 2019-20 school year. Named to the A Honor roll in Class 3A were Denny Black, Reagan Brewer, Christopher Cowell, Brenan Douglas, Brody Drummond, Hilary Hamm, Rebecka Henn, Justin Holland, Emit Long, Bronson Mallett, Kayleigh Mathes, Jace McMinn, Kierstyn Moore, Urijah Richmond, […]

Luke Triplett Receives Missouri 4-H Foundation Scholarship

Written on November 5, 2019 at 12:13 pm, by

Luke Triplett of Rutledge was awarded the Orscheln 4-H Scholarship in the amount of $1,000 on Friday, Sept 27, 2019 at the Missouri 4-H Foundation’s annual scholarship and awards banquet in Columbia. The foundation awarded 68 scholarships totaling $66,000 to 4-H youth throughout the state. Triplett is studying Agricultural Systems Management and Agronomy at University […]

Students Support Red Ribbon Week to ‘Send a Message, Stay Drug Free’

Written on November 1, 2019 at 3:22 pm, by

The Red Ribbon Campaign, the oldest and largest drug prevention program in the nation, reaches millions of young people annually during Red Ribbon Week, including students at Scotland County R-I schools. This year, during Red Ribbon Week October 23rd – October 31st SCR-I students participated in a number of activities to raise awareness of the […]

Memphis Trap Team Takes 10th Place at District Competition

Written on October 15, 2019 at 3:33 pm, by

The Memphis FFA Trap team from Scotland County High School competed at the District Trap Shoot in Columbia, Missouri, at Prairie Grove Shotgun Sports on Saturday, October 5, 2019, shooting 100 rounds each. The co-ed team consisted of Parker Triplett (Senior), Kalissa Thomas (Senior), Kilee Bradley-Robinson (Junior), Dylan Mohr (Junior) and Aden Aldridge (Freshman). The […]

School Board to Host Ribbon Cutting October 28th for New All-Weather Track

Written on October 15, 2019 at 10:37 am, by

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met on October 11th. President, Christy Aylward, called the regular meeting to order at 4:00 p.m. with six members present.  Cole Tippett arrived at 4:05 p.m. Consent Agenda  The board voted 7-0 to approve the following items on the consent agenda: Approve Minutes from September 12, 2019 Approve […]

Scotland County Team Finishes Third at Missouri 4-H State Livestock Judging Contest

Written on October 8, 2019 at 2:48 pm, by

The 2019 University of Missouri Extension State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest was held on Saturday, September 7th at the University of Missouri Trowbridge Livestock Center in Columbia, Missouri. This contest brought together 145 4-H youth from across the state to apply their evaluation and communication skills.  Youth involved with the livestock judging program develop key […]

Marching Tigers to Perform in 28th Annual Parade of Champions

Written on October 8, 2019 at 2:14 pm, by

Marching band fans will have a chance to see over twenty-two bands in action at the 28th Annual Parade of Champions parade and field show competition at Kahoka on Saturday, October 12, 2019. The competition, sponsored by the Clark County R-1 Fine Arts Boosters, will begin with the parade, starting at 2:00 p.m.  Twenty bands, […]

Memphis FFA Team Claims Win at JWCC Livestock Judging Contest

Written on October 8, 2019 at 2:00 pm, by

John Wood Community College recently held its 16th annual Ag Alumni Association Livestock Judging Invitational at the JWCC Agricultural Education Center, sponsored by ADM Animal Nutrition and Moorman’s ShowTec and hosted by JWCC Agriculture Alumni Association and Livestock Evaluation Club. Three hundred and fourteen students from 28 Illinois and Missouri high schools, FFA and 4-H […]

Scotland County R-I Caps Off Homecoming Week With Parade, Halftime Festivites

Written on October 4, 2019 at 12:29 pm, by

Scotland County R-I hosted the 2019 Homecoming festivities on Friday, September 27.  The whole week was filled with activities such as student Spirit days, tailgating, float building, the parade, the community pep rally, the football game, crowning ceremonies, and the homecoming dance.   As part of the Spirit days throughout the week, students gave back to […]

Memphis FFA Trap Shooter Takes #1 Spot in the Area III

Written on October 4, 2019 at 12:23 pm, by

The Memphis FFA Trap Shooting teams competed in an invitational trap meet at Bosco’s Gun Club in Lancaster on the very rainy morning of Saturday, September 21st. There were 26 Boys teams competing from 3 girls teams. Scotland County’s Girls Team took first place in the Girls Division with a score of 200/250, competing against […]