Category Archives: LIVING LIFE OVER

Living Life Over

Written on May 21, 2019 at 12:00 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Emily Ebeling and Shaye Wright took the stage Sunday, May 18, at Scotland County R-1 High School Graduation as the valedictorian and salutatorian of the SCR-1 Class of 2014. TEN YEARS AGO A lightning strike Friday morning is being blamed for a blaze that destroyed the Arbela 4-Corners tavern. A motorist stopped […]

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Written on May 7, 2019 at 1:15 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Following an incident last week that resulted in an officer being bitten by a suspect during an altercation over a $50 bond, the Memphis City Council has authorized the purchase of stun gun devices for its  three officers. TEN YEARS AGO The Governors of the U.S. Postal Service have approved new prices […]

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Written on April 30, 2019 at 2:04 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Bethany Rader and Curtis Manchester were crowned the 2014 Scotland County Prom King and Queen last Saturday night.  The Scotland County 6th grade boys’ basketball team received 3rd place in the Schuyler and the Knox County Tournaments.  Those on the team were Lathe Bair, Branton Andriesen, Brock Aylward, Parker Triplett, Jacob Buford, […]

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Written on April 23, 2019 at 12:26 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Youth hunters checked 4,332 turkeys during Missouri’s youth turkey hunting season April 12 and 13, topping the 4,000 mark for the second time in the youth seasons’ 14-year history. Top counties in the youth season were Franklin with 107 birds checked, Cedar with 96, and Webster with 92.  Scotland County hunters checked […]

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Written on April 16, 2019 at 3:36 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The Scotland County R-1 Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, April 10, President George Koontz called the meeting to order. The board elected new officers as follows: President – George Koontz; Vice President – Trinity Davis; Secretary – Christy Aylward; Treasurer – Randy Tobler. During the Executive Session portion […]

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Written on April 9, 2019 at 12:23 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO With an unpredictable Mother Nature often stacking the deck against them and a long-list of pests and diseases to do battle with, seed beans have their work cut out for them from the time farmers put them in the ground. MFA Farmers Elevator & Produce has a new program in 2014 to […]

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Written on April 2, 2019 at 2:27 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The National Antique Tractor Pulling Championship was held last weekend in Columbia, MO.  John McQuoid and son, Braxton of Moscow Mills, MO and Jim McQuoid of Gorin, MO teamed up to win two classes in the championship pull.  They also won the points championship in those two classes for the winter season. […]

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Written on March 26, 2019 at 1:57 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Four Scotland County players were honored along with one of their coaches when the Tri-Rivers Conference announced its post-season awards last week. Lance Campbell was awarded co-coach of the year, sharing the award with Zach Summers from Knox County. Lucas Howard earned first team all-conference honors and Bailey Johnston earned second team […]

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Written on March 19, 2019 at 11:39 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Scotland County Hospital Surgery Center is pleased to offer patients new, state of the art endoscopy equipment.  The PENTAX i-SCAN image enhancement technology is the industry’s highest resolution HD imaging technology for flexible endoscopy.  The new system provides SCH patients with innovative imagery for colonoscopy and upper endoscopy. TEN YEARS AGO Children, […]

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Written on March 12, 2019 at 2:32 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Wednesday afternoon, March 5th, Brent Bondurant, guidance counselor and BOTB coordinator, along with student council members at Scotland County High School, were presented with a bronze banner and a $100 check for the school’s dedication and hard work during the Battle of the Belt competition, having 93.26% seat belt usage.  Scotland County […]