Category Archives: LIVING LIFE OVER

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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 […]

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Written on March 4, 2019 at 4:08 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Scotland County R-1 held its annual Spelling Bee on Friday, February 21st at the elementary school gymnasium.  The winner of this year’s second grade competition was Kendal Anderson.  The winner of this year’s third through sixth grade competition was fifth grader, Bobbi Darcy.  TEN YEARS AGO A pair of NEMR Telephone Company […]

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Written on February 19, 2019 at 11:59 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Emergency response vehicles attending to a stranded semi on Highway 136 on Friday became victims of a chain-reaction crash that ultimately involved no fewer than six vehicles and resulted in Highway 136 being closed down for several hours. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accidents occurred around noon on Valentine’s […]

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Written on February 12, 2019 at 10:16 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Mother Nature continues to wreak havoc on the SCR-1 school calendar and sports schedules.  SCR-1 was subject to a two-hour delay on Tuesday morning because of sub-zero temperatures. The district had just returned from three days out of session last week forced by drifting snow, ice and cold temps. The Scotland County […]

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Written on February 5, 2019 at 2:01 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO A Monday afternoon accident on Highway 136 resulted in extensive damage to a Scotland County Sheriff’s Office vehicle.  The one-vehicle crash occurred at 3:11 p.m. approximately a half-mile west of the Route F intersection. According to law enforcement officials, Deputy Greg Probst was west-bound on Highway 136 when the 2010 Ford pickup […]

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Written on January 29, 2019 at 12:21 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Scotland County Hospital in Memphis was recently notified of a distinguished accreditation for safety.  The hospital was given the Caregiver Safety Accreditation from Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services, Inc. According to Tom Shults, Loss Prevention Consultant with Arthur J. Gallagher, some of the hospital’s Safety Committee key successes are in the […]

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Written on January 22, 2019 at 1:43 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The Gorin R-III School students in kindergarten through fourth grade braved the Friday, January 17th cold weather to participate in the 30th Annual Bald Eagle Appreciation Days in Keokuk, Iowa. Students began their day at the River City Mall attending an insect zoo.  Students learned about the interrelationships among the diverse group […]

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Written on January 15, 2019 at 3:13 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Scotland County Hospital in Memphis is pleased to announce the recent implementation of a policy for Quiet Time on the inpatient floor between 1-2 p.m. in the afternoons and 10 p.m.-5 a.m. during the night.  The purpose of the new policy is to allow patients to rest and recover better, resulting in […]

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Written on January 8, 2019 at 12:59 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO In years past there has been a wait for the stork to arrive for the first time in the new year at Scotland County Hospital.  That was not the case in 2014. Sophia Nickol Jackson was born New Year’s Day at the Memphis hospital to earn the title of First Baby of […]