Category Archives: Business

New Owners Looking to Take Fancy Kitty Fiber Processing Tools to New Heights

Written on February 13, 2018 at 1:41 pm, by

Fred and Yvonne Brown are hoping to finally let the cat out of the bag about a local textile manufacturing business. The new owners of Fancy Kitty, the manufacturer of hand-crafted fiber tumblers, carders and pickers, are excited about the opportunity to expand and grow the Downing business. The couple recently purchased Fancy Kitty Products […]

Public Service Commission Sets Hearing Schedule for Liberty Utilities Proposed Rate Increase

Written on December 5, 2017 at 4:31 pm, by

Seeking to increase revenues by $7 million while also consolidating its three delivery districts into one, Liberty Utilities will be appearing before the Missouri Public Service Commission in a series of hearings beginning in May. Formal evidentiary hearings are scheduled for May 21-25, 2018 and May 30-June 1, 2018 in the natural gas rate case […]

Winners Drawn for Rose Hardware Inc Shopping Spree

Written on December 5, 2017 at 3:56 pm, by

Two Local Winners Take Home $500 Each The Christmas season just got a little more golden for TWO Rose Hardware Inc. customers. On November 15th, the names of Anna Mae Good and Amy Carleton were drawn as winners of the Rose Hardware Inc. $500 Shopping Giveaway. Anna Mae and Amy were selected at random from […]

‘The House of Blue’ Home Decor Store Now Open Near Memphis

Written on November 14, 2017 at 2:36 pm, by

A passion for reclaiming and repurposing furniture and household items has led to the creation of a new business for a local woman. Joyce Fuller opened The House of Blue in late October to offer some of her creations to the public. “It really started out as something I enjoyed doing for myself,” said Fuller. […]

Local Business Professionals Attend Meeting

Written on November 7, 2017 at 11:00 am, by

Shirley Bair, Denise Probst, and Tracey Gooden of Hawkins Harrison Insurance recently completed insurance training and received continuing education credits awarded by the Missouri Department of Insurance. The annual regional meeting, hosted by Barton Mutual Insurance, brought together independent agents for instruction in sales, product offerings, and industry endeavors. Barton Mutual is a property and […]

Two Local Winners Will Rake In $500 Worth Of Merchandise in Do It Best Hardware Shopping Giveaways

Written on October 31, 2017 at 11:15 am, by

After one visit to Rose Hardware, Inc. in Memphis MO, you just might end up looking for ways to add to your home improvement to-do list. Rose Hardware Inc is accepting entries for two $500 Shopping Giveaways.  Two local winners, selected at random, will receive $500 in merchandise from Rose Hardware Inc. The contest ends […]

Harvey Joins NuTech Seed as Area Dealer

Written on October 10, 2017 at 2:23 pm, by

Growers in the Scotland County area will now have more choices when it comes to fulfilling their hybrid corn, soybean, alfalfa, sorghum and sunflower seed needs. Brian Harvey has partnered with NuTech Seed, LLC to provide growers a wide range of genetically diverse, high performing products. As a NuTech Seed Dealer, Harvey strives to continue […]

Los Cavos Restaurant to Open This Week in Memphis

Written on October 3, 2017 at 6:28 pm, by

A blast from the past will be bringing back authentic Mexican cuisine to Memphis more than a year after the community last had such dining opportunities. Los Cavos restaurant is set to open this week on the west side of the Memphis city square. Owner and operator Jesus Granillo will be returning to Memphis to […]

Boggiano Approved as Certified Public Accountant

Written on October 3, 2017 at 11:39 am, by

HANNIBAL, MO – Steve Boggiano of Hannibal has received notification that the State Board of Accountancy has approved his certification application and he is now officially a Certified Public Accountant. Steve Boggiano has been with Wade Stables PC in Hannibal for ten years, concentrating his practice in tax and auditing. Requirements to be a certified […]

Brubaker Family to Open Country View Store October 6th

Written on September 26, 2017 at 4:24 pm, by

Take a drive south of Memphis and you can definitely find plenty of rural scenery. Starting next week, shoppers will also be able to enjoy their own “Country View” as the region’s newest business, the County View Store will be officially opening for business on October 6th. Located three miles south of Memphis on Highway […]