Category Archives: LIVING LIFE OVER

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Written on December 12, 2017 at 11:29 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO A cooperative effort between the Scotland County Road and Bridge Department and the City of Memphis recently helped grant funding for a trails project at Lake Show-Me. Last week, crews from both entities put the plans to work, transferring an abandoned county bridge to the lake to be refurbished and installed as […]

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Written on December 5, 2017 at 1:08 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO On Saturday, November 24, 2012, Sue Payne was chosen as the winner of the Rose Do it Best Hardware $1000 Shopping Giveaway.  Sue was selected at random from more than 1500 entries submitted at the store from August 31-November 16. TEN YEARS AGO When March comes in like a lion, it is […]

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Written on November 28, 2017 at 11:08 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Oakwood Industries celebrated the company’s 25th anniversary with a special open house sales event during the week of November 29, 2012. What began as a husband and wife business in Memphis making unfinished hand-crafted chairs has grown into a multi-lined furniture manufacturer that does business across the Midwest. In October 1987, Clay […]

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Written on November 21, 2017 at 10:23 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The Scotland County Health Department was among the recent MFH grant recipients.  The funding supports nonprofit organizations that work to improve the health of thousands of Missourians. The Tiger Trail in Memphis was approved for a $9,993 grant through the MFH and the Scotland County Health Department.  The grant will help improve […]

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Written on November 14, 2017 at 1:07 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO As America celebrated Veterans Day on Monday a pair of local authors were selected to advance to the district level of the Veteran’s of Foreign Wars (V.F.W.) essay contests. SCR-1 students Lorrin McBee had her submission tabbed as the winner of the Voice of Democracy essay contest for students in grades nine […]

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Written on November 7, 2017 at 11:30 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO A Mercer County judge will be deciding the fate of the lawsuit against the Scotland County Commission following a one-day hearing held in the Scotland County Circuit Court on Thursday, October 25th. The legal action is asking the court to reverse the county’s decision to deny the CAFO permit and require the […]

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Written on October 31, 2017 at 1:01 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The Iowa Motor Truck Association recently named Jed Hinds a 2012 Iowa Motor Truck Association Outstanding Professional Driver.  As a professional truck driver, Jed has consistently demonstrated commitment and dedication to excellence, which is displayed by an outstanding driving record, years of service and professional attitude.  Through this annual contest, professional drivers […]

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Written on October 24, 2017 at 1:27 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO A number of volunteers have stepped up to fill the greens keeper vacancy at Timber Ridge Golf Course, helping to mow and perform other necessary maintenance to keep the golf course open for service. While the efforts have ensured the grass has been green at the course, they have also benefited from […]

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Written on October 17, 2017 at 3:16 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Despite an obvious apprehension surrounding theaters, Abraham Lincoln and his wife Mary Todd Lincoln will be the guests of honor for a special program to be held at the Memphis Theatre on Wednesday, March 24th at 7 p.m. It won’t be the famous couple’s first trip to town.  Max and Donna Daniels […]

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Written on October 10, 2017 at 2:06 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO A Memphis residence was damaged by fire on Friday evening.  The Memphis Fire Department was dispatched to the David and Kary Curry residence on 717 W. Jefferson Street at 6:26 p.m. The rear of the home was engulfed in flames when the first responders arrived.  The fire department was able to limit […]