Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Missouri to Experience First Total Solar Eclipse In Nearly 150 Years

Written on August 17, 2017 at 3:25 pm, by

On Monday, August 21st, the state of Missouri will get to experience something the Show-Me State hasn’t seen in nearly a century and a half, a solar eclipse. Scotland County lies just outside the approximately 70-mile swath the total eclipse will travel across Missouri, entering the state near St. Joseph, crossing Columbia and Jefferson City […]

Food, Fun & Fellowship… Mark Your Calendars For This Year’s Antique Fair!

Written on August 17, 2017 at 3:24 pm, by

Tenderloins and BBQ Chicken and Funnel Cakes…Oh My! The 2017 Scotland County Antique Fair will kick off a five-day festival on Wednesday, August 23rd on the Memphis Square.  The theme for this year’s event is “A Walk Down Memory Lane”. Everyone is invited to attend the Vesper Service at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday and then […]

New Aviation Collection to Highlight Pheasant Airplane Display During 2017 Antique Fair

Written on August 15, 2017 at 4:39 pm, by

A new collection of aviation materials is now on display at the Wiggins Family Museum as part of the Pheasant Airplane display. Jack White’s Corner will officially be announced as part of the exhibit during the 2017 Antique Fair festivities next week. New to the Pheasant Airplane exhibit this year is an extensive aviation collection […]

Helping Hands Benefit to be Held Saturday, August 19th

Written on August 8, 2017 at 6:48 pm, by

A Helping Hands Benefit Auction will be held Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Ed’s Machinery in Memphis, MO.  The auction will start at 10:15 a.m. This benefit is being held to support the Clinic for Special Children and other local needs.  The Clinic for Special Children is a non-profit medical and diagnostic service for children […]

Wittstock Returning to Minnesota for August 25th Televised MMA Bout

Written on August 8, 2017 at 6:15 pm, by

Local mixed martial arts fighter Carl Wittstock will be back in action in Minnesota later this month as the Arbela native will take the ring at Legacy Fighting Alliance 20 at Mystic Lake Casino in Prior Lake, MN. Wittstock will do battle with Travis Perzynski of Mazeppa, MN in a lightweight division bout as part […]

Bible Grove to Host Annual Preservation Day August 19th

Written on August 8, 2017 at 5:30 pm, by

The annual Bible Grove Preservation Day is being held Saturday, August 19th at the Bible Grove School in Bible Grove, MO. The day’s events begin at 10:00 a.m. with a Trap Shoot.  The food stand and museum will also be open at this time.  A Kettle Bean and Corn Bread Dinner will be served at […]

Lil’ Memphis Blues Society Bringing Mike Zito Back for August 13th Concert

Written on August 8, 2017 at 5:24 pm, by

Award-wining blues musician Mike Zito is returning to Memphis. The Lil’ Memphis Blues Society has booked a return show for Zito, who is no stranger to local music fans. He’ll be playing Sunday, August 13th from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Kiddoo’s Red Barn, north of Memphis. “Make Blues not War,”, Zito’s latest […]

MACC Seeking Antique Fair Window Display Contestants

Written on August 8, 2017 at 4:22 pm, by

The theme for this year’s Antique Fair is “A Walk Down Memory Lane”.  With that in mind, the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce is looking to bring back the original focus of the first Antique Fair…Antiques!!! The group is looking for groups or individuals to put displays in business windows around the Memphis square during […]

USMTS Returning to Memphis as Hunt for the Casey’s Cup Invades Pepsi Scotland County Speedway

Written on August 8, 2017 at 4:06 pm, by

Local race enthusiast Jon Fuller is pulling out all the stops as he gets set for his first taste as a track promoter next Thursday at Scotland County Speedway. The former driver is looking to make some noise at the Memphis race track as he prepares to gauge interest in a possible push to expand […]

Extension Council to Host Fundraisers During Antique Fair

Written on August 8, 2017 at 3:40 pm, by

The Scotland County Extension Council will be hosting a pair of fundraising events during the 2017 Scotland County Antique Fair. Extension volunteers will host a Karaoke booth during the Antique Fair. Music will be playing from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday and Friday evenings, August 24 and August 25. The microphone will open […]