Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Extension Council to Host 4th Annual Concert Fundraiser

Written on December 6, 2018 at 10:54 am, by

The Scotland County Extension Council will be holding its Fourth Annual Christmas Music Show on December 12, 2018 at the Memphis Theatre. The fundraiser will feature several talented local performers. Tickets will be available at the door for $8.00 each the night of the performance.  The fun will begin at 7 p.m. The money from […]

Chamber Seeking Entries For Decorating Contest

Written on December 4, 2018 at 1:43 pm, by

The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking entries for the 2018 Christmas Decorating Contest. The best decorated home in Scotland County will earn $200 in Memphis bucks with a $150 second prize and $100 third prize also available. Nominations will be judged on Saturday, December 15th by a panel of MACC representatives, who will […]

Community Choir to Present Christmas Cantata on Sunday

Written on December 4, 2018 at 1:00 pm, by

On Sunday, December 9 at 4:00 P.M. at the United Methodist Church, the Memphis Community Choir will present the Christmas Cantata, “When Earth Received Her King,” by Marty Parks.  Lori Fulk is the Director of the 30-voice choir with Sarah Myers serving as the accompanist.  Pastor Mary Lou Toft will serve as the narrator. “When […]

Acclaimed Blues-Rock Guitarist, Vocalist Mike Zito Continues ‘First Class Life’ Tour With Stop in Memphis

Written on December 4, 2018 at 12:19 pm, by

2018 BMA “Blues Rock Artist of the Year” Mike Zito brings the “First Class Life” Tour, in support of his recently-released Ruf Records album of the same name, to Memphis on December 10th with a a performance at the Memphis VFW. Doors will open at 6 p.m. Year-end honors for First Class Life include a […]

Red Cross Announces Urgent Need for Blood Donations

Written on November 29, 2018 at 9:43 am, by

The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donors to give now to ensure blood is available for medical treatments and emergencies during the holiday season. Blood donations often decline during the holidays. Regular donors are busy with holiday activities, and travel and severe winter weather may cause blood drive cancellations. Yet donations remain […]

Memphis to Host 37th Annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday

Written on November 27, 2018 at 10:18 am, by

The 37th Annual Christmas Bazaar sponsored by Epsilon Iota Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi at Memphis will be held Saturday, December 1st at the Scotland County High School from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. A food stand will be open all day. Doughnuts and coffee will be available in the morning. Lunch will consist of […]

Still Time for Exhibitors to Sign Up for 37th Annual Christmas Bazaar

Written on November 26, 2018 at 10:52 am, by

The 37th Annual Christmas Bazaar sponsored by the Epsilon Iota Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi in Memphis, will be held Saturday, December 1st 2018, at the Scotland County High School from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. As always, the event features free admission. A food stand will be open all day. Doughnuts and coffee will […]

Arbela UMC to Host 64th Annual Lord’s Acre

Written on November 13, 2018 at 12:22 pm, by

The Arbela United Methodist Church will be hosting its 64th annual Lord’s Acre Sale on Saturday, November 17, 2018.  Lunch of turkey, ham balls 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 […]

Ministerial Alliance to Host Community Thanksgiving Service

Written on November 8, 2018 at 10:22 am, by

The Scotland County Ministerial Alliance (SCMA) met October 10, at 1:00 pm at the Lutheran Church. Members present were: Mark Appold, Karen Biggs, Dan Hite, Pam Glasgow, Josh Black and Scott Wickert. The Community Thanksgiving service will be held November 18 at 7 :00 p.m. at the Scotland County R-I Elementary School gym.   Jim Campbell […]

Memphis UMC Hosting ‘A Christmas Wish’ – Adopt-A-Child Christmas Program

Written on November 8, 2018 at 10:22 am, by

Each year during the Advent Season children and families get caught up in the excitement and anticipation of Christmas. For most it will be a time of celebrating the coming of our Messiah and King. It will be celebrated with lots of friends and family, fellowship, food, fun and gifts. For others it will be […]