Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Local Transportation, Housing, Solid Waste Management Boards to Meet January 24th

Written on January 16, 2018 at 5:06 pm, by

The Northeast Missouri Transportation Advisory Council (TAC) will have a Council Meeting Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 3 p.m. in the RPC Conference Room in Memphis to discuss current TAC topics and projects. The Northeast Missouri Regional Planning Commission and Rural Development Corporation (NEMO RPC/RDC) will have an Executive Board Meeting to discuss current topics […]

Ministerial Alliance Hoping to Help Promote Area Church Events

Written on January 9, 2018 at 4:15 pm, by

The Scotland County Ministerial Alliance met December 13 at the Lutheran Church in Memphis. A good representation of churches attended including Mark Appold, Karen Biggs, Mark Drummond, Marie Ebeling, Pamela Glasgow, Dan Hite and Jack Sumption. The service attendance and offering was down this year at the SCMA Thanksgiving service. Suggestions were made as to […]

Local Workshop to Raise Awareness of Elder Abuse

Written on January 9, 2018 at 3:23 pm, by

Educate yourself. According to figures from the National Center on Elder Abuse, nearly 1 in 10 seniors will experience some type of abuse – either neglect or physical and emotional abuse, or financial exploitation. The center also states elder abuse is vastly under-reported. Nationally, according to a 2015 report by True Link Financial, seniors lose […]

Extension to Host Succession, Estate and Retirement Program in January 

Written on December 26, 2017 at 12:36 pm, by

Do you have a succession/estate plan for your farm or small business? If you don’t have a plan, the state of Missouri has one for you, but it may not be what you wish.  Attend an upcoming class to learn how to make your retirement, succession, and estate plan what you want. University of Missouri […]

Extension to Host Christmas Music Concert Fundraiser December 20th

Written on December 12, 2017 at 3:05 pm, by

A number of local performers are joining forces once again to help out the local University of Missouri Extension Office. Scotland County Extension will host a Christmas Music Concert fundraiser on Wednesday, December 20th at 7 p.m. at the Memphis Theatre. Lonnie Erwin, Angela Neese, Nathaniel Orr, Harlo Donelson, Paige McClamroch, Schelle Cooley and Cole […]

Renewed Quartet to Perform in Concert at Arbela UMC

Written on December 12, 2017 at 11:54 am, by

The Renewed Quartet, from the LaPlata/Kirksville area, will be performing in concert at the Arbela United Methodist Church beginning at 6:00 p.m. Friday evening, December 22nd.  The quartet, comprised of Tim Cason, Mel Bissey, John Gorham, and Blake Pigg, is well known in this area. The community is invited to join us in this evening […]

Memphis to 36th Annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday

Written on November 28, 2017 at 1:39 pm, by

The 36th Annual Christmas Bazaar sponsored by Epsilon Iota Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi at Memphis, MO will be held Saturday, December 2nd, 2017, at the Scotland County High School from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Admission is FREE! A food stand will be open all day. Doughnuts and coffee will be available in the […]

Area Scholarship Pageants Seeking Participants for 2018 Events

Written on November 14, 2017 at 3:07 pm, by

The Miss Clark County Scholarship Pageant board is looking for girls interested in competing in The Miss Clark County, Miss Northeast Missouri, and Miss Outstanding Teen Scholarship Pageants.  The scholarship competition will take place on February 17, 2018, in the Edna L. Seyb Auditorium in the Clark County Middle School. Miss Clark County will be […]

Wreaths Across America Coming to Memphis Cemetery December 16th

Written on November 7, 2017 at 3:22 pm, by

Every December on National Wreaths Across America Day, the national group’s mission, to Remember, Honor and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as over 1,200 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea, and abroad. In 2017 those efforts are coming to Memphis. On December 16, 2017, Wreaths […]

Arbela UMC to Host 63rd Annual Lord’s Acre

Written on November 7, 2017 at 3:09 pm, by

The Arbela United Methodist Church will be hosting its 63rd annual Lord’s Acre Sale on Saturday, November 18, 2017.  Lunch of turkey, hamballs, and all of the trimmings, including the most delicious homemade desserts in Northeast Missouri, will be served for a free-will offering beginning at 11:00 a.m. An auction of items to answer your […]