Category Archives: LIVING LIFE OVER

Living Life Over

Written on July 16, 2019 at 11:49 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO On Wednesday, July 9th, Scotland County Hospital CEO, Marcia R. Dial, announced to all employees that her last day would be September 30th.  Dial has been the CEO for Scotland County Hospital in Memphis, MO since 1988.  Prior to that, she was part of the accounting staff for the hospital. She has […]

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Written on July 8, 2019 at 12:12 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO Elizabeth Duzan was crowned Queen of the 2014 Scotland County Fair after winning the talent and essay contest portions of the event held Monday night in the Art Hall.  Natalie Miller was 1st Runner-Up and Sarah Sites was 2nd Runner-Up. The 2014 Scotland County Fair 4-H Royalty were crowned July 6th.  Kylee […]

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Written on June 25, 2019 at 11:02 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The MFA Oil Foundation has awarded a grant to the Scotland County Fair Board, to be applied toward the cost of repairing and painting grandstands and bleachers. The MFA Oil Foundation which was established in 1998, provides support to nonprofit organizations that are working to improve communities where MFA Oil has a […]

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Written on June 18, 2019 at 10:34 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The traditional Father’s Day Tournament once again drew a large crowd to Timber Ridge Golf Course as a pair of 18-hole tournaments were held on Sunday to commemorate the special occasion. A total of 27 two-golfer teams took to the course for the morning round, teeing off at 7:30 a.m. The father-son […]

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Written on June 11, 2019 at 10:47 am, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The Scotland County Health Department is reminding the community of the importance of cleanliness and food safety after a recent report highlighted the dangers of norovirus outbreaks in cafeteria and restaurant settings. Most norovirus outbreaks from contaminated food occur in food service settings, according to a Vital Signs report by the Centers […]

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Written on May 28, 2019 at 1:06 pm, by

FIVE YEARS AGO The Memphis FFA Trapshooting team brought home a 9th place finish at the FFA and 4H Trapshooting Championship held May 3rd in Linn Creek Missouri. The Memphis FFA A team shot an overall score of 454 out of 500.  Brice Cowell led the way, hitting 96 of the 100 moving targets.  Austin […]

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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 […]