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County Still Awaiting Word on Disaster Declaration

County Still Awaiting Word on Disaster Declaration

On Wednesday, the Scotland County Commission said it can wait no longer. The Commission ordered the replacement of a culvert on County Road #861.  The site is awaiting approval for FEMA disaster assistance, but the commission deemed the road issue to be too dangerous to wait any longer. Several major storm-related repairs have remained on […]

Scotland County Shutout on Transportation Improvements in MoDOT’s 2016-2020 STIP

Scotland County Shutout on Transportation Improvements in MoDOT’s 2016-2020 STIP

With the Missouri Department of Transportation’s budget continuing to dwindle, the top tier of northeast Missouri counties are seeing their piece of the pie disappear in the recently approved State Transportation Improvement Plan (STIP). The Missouri Transportation Commission approved the 2016-2020 STIP, which outlines major projects for the next five MoDOT budget years. If you […]

Downing House to Host Tours During Antique Days

The Downing House Museum Complex will be open Tuesday through Friday from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. for the month of August and by appointment on Mondays and Saturdays by calling (660) 465-2195 or (660) 465-2510. On Saturday, August 29, the museum complex will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for tours during […]

Arbela United Methodist VBS  Sending Love Through A Blanket

The Arbela United Methodist Church completed its July 21st-23rd Vacation Bible School with a closing program Friday evening, July 24, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. Approximately 60 parents, grandparents, and neighbors filled the sanctuary to learn about the many promises of God. The mission offering for VBS was established for Church World Service. More than 8,000 […]

Baring Woman Injured in Collision With Farm Machinery

Baring Woman Injured in Collision With Farm Machinery

A Baring woman was hospitalized after her vehicle struck farming equipment in a traffic accident in Scotland County at 12:20 p.m. on Friday, July 24th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Barbara E. Johnson, 65, was southbound on Highway 15, three miles south of Memphis. The 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche she was driving struck two […]

MoDOT Closes Another Scotland County Bridge

MoDOT Closes Another Scotland County Bridge

  The Missouri Route W bridge over the  Middle Fabius River was closed indefinitely on Friday by the Missouri Department of Transportation due to flood damage.   HANNIBAL – The bridge over the Middle Fabius River on Missouri Route W in Scotland County west of Rutledge, has been closed indefinitely. With all the recent flooding, […]

Extension Center Hosting Schwan’s Home Delivery Fundraiser

Extension Center Hosting Schwan’s Home Delivery Fundraiser

The Scotland County University of Missouri Extension Center is conducting a fund raiser with Schwan’s Home Delivery, beginning on July 31, 2015 and ending  September 14, 2015. In order to participate, supporters place orders online or by phone with Schwan’s Home delivery using the Campaign ID # 21787.  Scotland County Extension Center will receive 20% […]

Memphis is Hosting a St. Louis Cardinals Blood Drive

Memphis is Hosting a St. Louis Cardinals Blood Drive

The Memphis community, the St. Louis Cardinals and the American Red Cross encourage fans to step up to the plate and donate blood to help patients in need on Tuesday, August 4th.  Everyone who attempts to donate blood at the Memphis First Baptist Church St. Louis Cardinals Blood Drive will receive a specially designed Cardinals […]

Father-In-Law Facing Assault Charges Following Altercation

Father-In-Law Facing Assault Charges Following Altercation

A Memphis man is behind bars following an altercation involving his son-in-law on the evening of Tuesday, July 14th. According to the Memphis Police Department Donald E. Baldwin, 50, was arrested for the class A misdemeanor of domestic assault in the third degree. Court records show that police were sent to 111 S. Adams Street […]

Anders Re-Elected to Tri-County Co-op Board at Annual Meeting

Anders Re-Elected to Tri-County Co-op Board at Annual Meeting

Tri-County Electric Cooperative, a member-owned, locally-operated, electric utility that serves 6,300 homes, farms and businesses in Adair, Schuyler, Scotland and portions of Macon, Putnam, and Sullivan counties in northeast Missouri, held its 76th Annual Member Meeting on July 16th.  The meeting took place at the Schuyler County High School in Queen City. Nearly 150 people […]

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