Category Archives: GOVERNMENT

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on February 20, 2018 at 1:11 pm, by

Thursday, February 1, 2018 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE:  Presiding Commissioner, Duane Ebeling was absent; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; and County Clerk, Batina Dodge. Commissioner Clatt moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Commissioner […]

Representative Redmon Report

Written on February 13, 2018 at 4:44 pm, by

Visitors This week, we had a special visit from some students of Northwest Missouri State University. They came down to Jefferson City in order to discuss the funding of higher education, and they shared stories about NWMSU that showed its success and efficiency. These students were as young as freshmen and as old as seniors, […]

City Council Approves Big Package for Roof Repairs From 2017 Hail Damage

Written on February 13, 2018 at 12:26 pm, by

The Board of Aldermen of the City of Memphis met in regular session on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in Memphis City Hall.  Mayor William Reckenberg called the meeting to order.  Aldermen present were:  Tom Glass, Andrea Brassfield, Chris Feeney, and Lucas Remley.  Others in attendance were City Supt. Roy Monroe; Utility Supt. […]

Downing Board Addresses Road Concerns at February Meeting

Written on February 8, 2018 at 11:26 am, by

The Board of the City of Downing convened at 6:00 p.m. on February 5, 2018 with Mayor Alan Garrett presiding. Present were Aldermen Ray Bange, Bill Anderson, Gene Bruner, and Hannah Poe, City Clerk Carol Dryden and Water/Waste Water operator Larry Smith. Copies of the agenda, minutes of the last meeting, monthly water report, deposits […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on February 6, 2018 at 10:48 am, by

Thursday, January 25, 2018 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE:  Presiding Commissioner, Duane Ebeling; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; and County Clerk, Batina Dodge. Commissioner Wiggins moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Presiding Commissioner Ebeling. […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on January 30, 2018 at 1:36 pm, by

Thursday, January 11, 2018 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE:  Presiding Commissioner, Duane Ebeling; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; County Clerk, Batina Dodge. Commissioner Wiggins moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Presiding Commissioner Ebeling. Motion […]

Residents, Families Voice Support for Improvements, Commission Changes at St. Louis Veterans Home Meeting

Written on January 25, 2018 at 9:19 am, by

ST. LOUIS – On Saturday, at a meeting with Veterans and families at the St. Louis Home, Missouri Veterans Commission Chair Tim Noonan, Interim Executive Director Grace Link and St. Louis Veterans Home Interim Administrator Stan Smith provided an update on procedural and staffing changes that are already resulting in significant progress at the home. […]

Representative Redmond’s Roundup

Written on January 18, 2018 at 9:43 am, by

I am really excited to get back to work at our beautiful state capitol, and this session we want to focus on issues like conservative tax reform, protecting your second amendment rights, and protecting life, as well as many others. If you would like to tell me what you think our state legislature should do, […]

McCaskill Bill Would Fix Bizarre Quirk, Ensure Missourians Don’t Have Iowa Mailing Addresses  

Written on January 18, 2018 at 9:42 am, by

After recently discovering that some Missouri residents along the Missouri-Iowa border have been assigned Iowa mailing addresses for decades, U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill has introduced legislation forcing the United States Postal Service to discontinue the practice in Missouri and anywhere in the United States. According to research conducted by McCaskill’s office, some residents of Atchison, […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on January 16, 2018 at 11:31 am, by

Thursday, January 4, 2018 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE:  Presiding Commissioner, Duane Ebeling; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; and County Clerk, Batina Dodge Commissioner Wiggins moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Presiding Commissioner Ebeling. […]