Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Historical Figures to Great Guests at Evening at the Museum

Written on October 11, 2019 at 11:57 am, by

Ready to take an evening stroll? The Downing House Museum is hosting an “Evening at the Museum – A Candlelit Tour of the Past”. This walking tour showcases 11 local historic costumed characters who will tell their stories by lantern and candlelight at the Downing House Museum Complex at 311 South Main Street, Memphis, Missouri […]

Fitness Center, Chamber to Host Fall Contests

Written on October 7, 2019 at 8:37 am, by

The Scotland County Fitness Center is teaming up with the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce to offer some fall opportunities for area residents. The fitness center is planning the Monster Dash, a twilight 5K fun run fundraiser for Saturday, October 26th at 6:30 p.m. at the Scotland County R-I schools. Participants must be in costumer […]

Servant Auction, Benefit Will Support Local Missionaries in Africa

Written on October 4, 2019 at 12:25 pm, by

By Love Serve One Another – Galatians 5:13 That Bible verse is at the center of many mission fields and thus will be coming home full circle in a local benefit effort to support future work in Africa. A special Benefit Supper and Servant Auction will be held Friday, October 11th at the Lakeside Mennonite […]

SCR-I to Host Homecoming September 27th

Written on September 20, 2019 at 9:41 am, by

Scotland County R-I High School will celebrate the 2019 Homecoming next week capped off with a community pep rally and parade on Friday, September 27th followed by the football game versus Salisbury that will feature the crowning of the royalty at half time. Theme for the 2019 festivities is “There’s No Place Like Homecoming.” Homecoming […]

34th Annual Clark County Mule Festival Set for This Weekend

Written on September 17, 2019 at 2:14 pm, by

The 2019 Clark County Mule Festival will be held September 19, 20, and 21 at the Clark County Fairgrounds 1 mile east of Kahoka. Main gate admission is $5 for a commemorative button or wrist band for the whole weekend. Children 10 and under get in free.  For more information contact Mike Schantz, Becki Krueger, […]

Hospital Board Posts Agenda for September 24th Meeting

Written on September 17, 2019 at 2:10 pm, by

SCMH District Board Meeting – Open Session Agenda – September 24, 2019      I. Call to Order A.    Approval of Open Session Agenda B.    Approval of Executive Session Agenda pursuant to Missouri Sunshine Law 610021 Sections 1), (3), (13)??    C.    Public Comment            II.    Consent Agenda A. Approval of August 27, 2019 Minutes and consent agenda items […]

Scotland County Memorial Library to Host Crisis Kit Building Exercise

Written on September 13, 2019 at 10:37 am, by

Northeast Missouri Area Health Education Center is partnering with the Scotland County Memorial Library in Memphis to provide free emergency go-bags to students and families in Scotland County. On September 19, 2019 the library will host a free lesson and activity to 2nd through 12th grade students and their families. Participants will put together a first […]

SC Library to Offer Book Bingo Contest Starting August 26th

Written on August 15, 2019 at 11:10 am, by

The Scotland County Library is combining  a pair of local favorites into one fun-filled competition that will make winners of area readers. Adult patrons of the library will now be eligible to play book bingo. Sign up at the circulation desk to receive a bingo card. Instead of numbers under the lettered columns, the entries […]

LOF Church to Host Girlfriends’ Getaway Featuring Erin Smalley

Written on August 15, 2019 at 10:26 am, by

Lighthouse of Faith Church will host its third annual ladies retreat in September. The Girlfriends’ Getaway will actually be just that for a renowned speaker from Colorado. Erin Smalley will be the guest presenter at the event in Memphis on September 14th with the theme of Hope. “Our previous two events featured simulcasts, so this […]

5th Annual Helping Hands Benefit Will Support Clinic for Special Children

Written on August 13, 2019 at 11:37 am, by

While the Clinic for Special Children is physically located halfway across the nation in Strasburg, Pennsylvania, it has found a home away from home in Scotland County where the community will come together once again to help support the facility’s mission to serve children and adults who suffer from genetic and other complex medical disorders. […]