Category Archives: Business

MFA Oil Foundation Awards Grant to Clark County Council on Aging

Written on August 7, 2018 at 1:23 pm, by

The MFA Oil Foundation has awarded a grant to Clark County Council on Aging to assist with purchasing new air conditioners and a furnace. The MFA Oil Foundation provides support to nonprofit organizations that are working to improve communities where MFA Oil has a significant concentration of members and employees. Since it was established in […]

Amazon Shoppers Reminded to Support Local Charities

Written on July 16, 2018 at 11:15 am, by

If you shop online and utilize, there is still an opportunity to support local causes. By going to, shoppers can select a local charity to receive a contribution equivalent to 0.5% of the price of their purchases. Local entities participating include the Scotland County Cancer Fund, Historical Society, Genealogical Society, Fitness  Center, School […]

Find Great Discounts on Farm Bureau Day at the Missouri State Fair

Written on July 10, 2018 at 1:27 pm, by

Roots run deep in agriculture, and there is no better place to discover our rural heritage than the Missouri State Fair. So, why not come home to agriculture August 9-19 in Sedalia. Sit in the seat of a powerful new tractor, watch youth proudly show their livestock and crafts, tap your feet at concerts, and […]

Country Chic Boutique & Interior Design Offering Something for All Tastes

Written on June 26, 2018 at 2:19 pm, by

Whether it is your taste in clothing, home decor or good old fashioned homemade breakfast and lunch, County Chic Boutique & Interior Design in Memphis has what you are looking for. The latest addition to the Memphis Square offers a wide variety of home decor items and ladies’ attire as well as a full line […]

Two June Favorites Coming Together for Fun-Filled Saturday on the City Square

Written on June 21, 2018 at 10:46 am, by

Two long-running June events are teaming up this Saturday to offer a fun-filled day on the Memphis City Square. The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce annual Peanut Day and the Scotland County Kids Safety Day are joining forces to help pack the square on June 23rd. The day will get underway with a special breakfast […]

Hoovers Opening Missouri Meat Processing, LLC in Rutledge

Written on June 12, 2018 at 5:01 pm, by

Where does the meat on your dinner table come from? A new local business is planning to simplify the answer to that question. Missouri Meat Processing, LLC, set to open in July near Rutledge, will be offering custom butchering, bringing local livestock directly into the food chain in just one stop. Owners and operators Calvin […]

Apothecafé Proving to Be Just What Your Stomach Prescribed For Lunch

Written on June 5, 2018 at 3:28 pm, by

A couple of days of relative anonymity. That was all Memphis’s newest dining option had before the Apothecafé burst onto the scene Thursday afternoon via a storm of social media sharing. “Tuesday was our first official day,” said chef James McKee. “We didn’t advertise, as we were hoping to fine tune our system on the […]

Chamber to Host Peanut Day as Part of Community’s June Safety Fair

Written on April 23, 2018 at 8:54 am, by

The Memphis area Chamber of Commerce met April 10, 2018, 6:30 pm. at the Masonic Building. The meeting was called to order by President, Laura Schenk, and minutes of the March meeting were read and approved. Finishing touches were put on the free Pancake Day event for the community that was held April 14th at […]

Memphis Post Office Delivers Important Message About Dog Bites

Written on April 10, 2018 at 1:49 pm, by

They walk the streets everyday delivering America’s mail, and during National Dog Bite Prevention Week, April 8-14, Memphis letter carriers want to deliver a special message to the community about working together to avoid the cost and pain of dog bites. Last year, 6,244 postal employees were victimized by dogs. But that number pales in […]

Senior Life Solutions Welcomes toMemphis with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Written on April 5, 2018 at 11:03 am, by

Senior Life Solutions representatives Valerie Brown, Amanda Crabtree and Kaci Cantril were joined by members of the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce as well as representatives of the Scotland County Hospital and Scotland County Care Center for a ribbon-cutting ceremony on March 27th to mark the grand opening of the new therapy service provider in […]