Category Archives: LIVING LIFE OVER

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Written on November 29, 2016 at 11:41 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Scotland County Hospital in Memphis, MO, successfully opened its doors to the first Emergency Room patient in the new Emergency Department just after 7 a.m. this morning, Tuesday, November 29, 2011.  The Hospital has been under construction, and remains under construction, since the summer of 2010.  As part of President Obama’s American […]

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Written on November 22, 2016 at 12:50 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Former Scotland County resident Denise Howard’s art career is continuing to climb.  Her portrait of Elena Myers, a 17-year-old motorcycle racer and the first female to win an AMA Supersport race, is featured in “Amazing Pencil Portraits 3”.  The book is published by Platte Productions Publishing and is available via 222.Blurb.com and […]

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Written on November 15, 2016 at 9:40 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The City of Memphis looked within to fill a key vacancy in the water department earlier this month when it was announced former Superintendent Dennis Howard’s replacement had been named.  However, the board of alderman had to dip into another department to find Howard’s successor. Stacy Alexander was selected from amongst the […]

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Written on November 8, 2016 at 8:47 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Jauflione Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, hosted its annual reception to honor veterans on Friday, November 4, 2011 at the Presbyterian Church in Memphis.  Chaplain Grace Brown assisted at the guest book. Veterans and guests were welcomed by Regent Susan Miller.  She thanked all the veterans for their service.  She spoke […]

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Written on November 1, 2016 at 10:55 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO After going weeks without any emergency calls, the silence was broken for Scotland County Fire Department on Saturday afternoon as a pair of emergency calls were received simultaneously at the dispatch center. A garage fire was reported on property owned by Mary Morgan, located on Route C, west of the Brock Station.  […]

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Written on October 18, 2016 at 10:26 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Brigham Young University’s a cappella group, Vocal Point, made plenty of fans in Memphis this summer with a concert stop.  The ranks of fans likely swelled significantly more this fall when the group made a national splash on NBC’s music reality show “The Sing-Off”. The nine-man group was selected as one of […]

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Written on October 11, 2016 at 9:46 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO New owners, Kevin and Stacey Martin, kicked off their tenure with the Village Market with a grand opening celebration on Saturday, October 8th. The event marked a change in ownerships, as Martins purchased the store from previous owners, Leon and Janet Fox, in September. Martin indicated the store will be a family […]

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Written on October 4, 2016 at 11:04 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The Rev. June M. Cooper, due to health reasons, announced to her congregation on Sunday, August 28, 2011 her retirement as pastor of the Pentecostal Church, 106 S. Adams, Memphis, Missouri.  Rev. June Cooper and her late husband, Donald, came to Memphis to open the church in September of 1967 in the […]

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Written on September 27, 2016 at 2:42 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Spectators at the south west boat ramp at Lake Show Me in Memphis saw one of the largest “catches” hauled in at the end of a line, when Dynamite’s Wrecker Service pulled in a wayward jeep and boat trailer that sank in the water early on Saturday morning. According to the Memphis […]

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Written on September 20, 2016 at 10:50 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated 23 counties in Missouri as primary natural disaster areas due to losses caused by excessive rain and flooding that began May 1 and continues. These counties were designated natural disaster areas September 15, 2011, making all qualified farm operators in the designated areas eligible […]