Category Archives: GOVERNMENT

Blunt Votes to Keep Guns Out of the Hands of Terrorists

Written on June 22, 2016 at 4:25 pm, by

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) released the following statement after voting in favor of the SHIELD Act, which would prevent terrorists from purchasing firearms and enhance law enforcement’s ability to prevent future attacks, while protecting Americans’ Constitutional rights. “We face more threats coming from more directions than ever before, and keeping Americans safe […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on June 21, 2016 at 9:56 am, by

Thursday, June 9, 2016 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. […]

Treasurer Zweifel Encourages Missourians to Check if they Have Unclaimed U.S. Savings Bonds

Written on June 13, 2016 at 11:29 pm, by

JEFFERSON CITY – Missouri State Treasurer Clint Zweifel today announced Missourians can search on his website to see if he is holding a U.S. Savings Bond that bears their name. These bonds came to the Treasurer as Unclaimed Property in abandoned safe deposit boxes. Treasurer Zweifel currently holds more than 7,800 savings bonds for thousands […]

Missouri Department of Revenue Warns Missourians of IRS Scam Calls

Written on June 13, 2016 at 3:48 pm, by

The Missouri Department of Revenue has recently received complaints about a phone call scam targeting Missourians in which the caller falsely states that they are with the IRS. Nia Ray, Director of the Revenue Department, urges Missourians to guard against these scams. “Tax scams are increasingly becoming more sophisticated and harder for citizens to identify, […]

Senator Blunt’s Staff Hosts Mobile Office at Scotland County Courthouse

Written on June 13, 2016 at 2:19 pm, by

U.S. Senator Roy Blunt’s staff will host a Mobile Office on Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016 from 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. at the Scotland County Courthouse. Mobile Offices are opportunities for Missourians to discuss their questions or concerns with the federal government one-on-one with members of Senator Blunt’s staff. Senator Blunt’s Columbia office also extends one-on-one service […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on June 13, 2016 at 11:38 am, by

Thursday, June 2, 2016 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 Commissioner Ebeling. Motion […]

County Enters Engineering Contracts For Two Construction Projects

Written on June 7, 2016 at 4:48 pm, by

The Scotland County Commission recently signed a pair of engineering contracts with Peopping, Stone, Bach & Associates, Inc. (PSBA) to pursue two local construction projects. The county is currently considering making drainage upgrades at the courthouse to help preserve the foundation of the historic building. The second project under consideration is the construction of a […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on June 7, 2016 at 9:42 am, by

Thursday, May 26, 2016 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 Commissioner Ebeling. Motion […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on May 31, 2016 at 2:24 pm, by

Thursday, May 19, 2016 Commission presented program on KMEM Coffee Break from 8:30-9:00 AM PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m. PRESENT WERE:  Presiding Commissioner: Duane Ebeling; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; and Deputy County Clerk, Nancy McClamroch. Commissioner Wiggins […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Written on May 24, 2016 at 3:52 pm, by

Thursday, May 12, 2016 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 Commissioner Ebeling. Motion […]