Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Rush to Preach at Kahoka

Written on September 22, 2016 at 12:22 pm, by

Rev. Terry Rush  will be the guest speaker at the Kahoka Christian Church on October 2, 2016. Terry began his ministry at Kahoka Church of Christ in 1974.  He has been pastor of the Memorial Drive Church of Christ, Tulsa, Oklahoma, for the past 39 years. He and wife, Mary, have three children who are […]

Former Pastors to Speak at First Christian Church Centennial Homecoming

Written on September 22, 2016 at 12:16 pm, by

Phillip Gore and Tim Hawkins, former ministers of the Memphis First Christian Church, will be the speakers for the Sunday, October 2, morning worship service as the Church hosts Homecoming Services to celebrate the completion of the current church building (located on the corner of Jones and Main Streets) which was completed in 1916. Gore, […]

Downing House to Host ‘Evening at the Museum – Candlelit Tour of the Past’

Written on September 22, 2016 at 11:44 am, by

The Downing House Museum Complex, as part of the Scotland County Historical Society, recently received a $2000 grant from the US Bank Corporation. US Bank’s guidelines for the grant specified that the grant should be used to provide opportunities to enhance the cultural and artistic lives of communities in which we live and work. With […]

Scotland County Area Moving on Program Meets September 27th

Written on September 20, 2016 at 1:23 pm, by

The Scotland County Area Moving on Program will hold their monthly meeting Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at the Memphis United Methodist Church at 1:30 p.m.  This month’s program will be Chronic Disease management and causes of chronic disease presented by Jessica Christen, DNP.  Light snacks will be served. If you have suffered a loss, the […]

Beau Becraft, Blacktop South Band to Take Stage at Busch Stadium September 28th

Written on September 13, 2016 at 12:20 pm, by

Youngsters often spend time dreaming of making it to the big leagues. If that dream included Busch Stadium, you might assume this story is about a baseball player. While Beau Becraft has been known to pick up a ball bat from time to time, it is his guitar that has punched his ticket to the […]

City of Memphis Fall Residential Bulk Clean-up Set For September 14th-21st

Written on September 8, 2016 at 1:44 pm, by

Spring isn’t the only time folks like to do a little cleaning, and to help out the City of Memphis once again will host a fall clean-up schedule with Memphis City Sanitation. Residential customers of the municipal trash collection service may place bulk items at the curb for pickup. Residential customers who have regular Tuesday […]

St. Paul Lutheran Church to Host Mission Festival

Written on September 8, 2016 at 1:41 pm, by

In keeping with its commitment to outreach ministry and the world-wide mission of the Church, St. Paul Lutheran is planning a Mission Festival for Sunday, September 11, in a service that begins at 10:15. The Memphis community is invited to share in this special worship service. Guest pastor for this service will be Rev. Dr. […]

19th Annual Rutledge Fall Festival Takes Place This Saturday

Written on September 6, 2016 at 1:04 pm, by

The 19th annual Rutledge Fall Festival will be held Saturday, September 17, 2016. The morning will begin with the Parade at 10:00 a.m., followed by Kids Games sponsored by Pfister Seed Corn, Eric Hogan Dealer, and Agriculture Contests including Tallest Corn Stalk, Tallest Horse Weed, and Bean Plant with Most Pods.  First, 2nd and 3rd […]

First Christian Church Seeking History to Share at Centennial Homecoming Celebration

Written on August 31, 2016 at 10:09 am, by

The Memphis First Christian Church will be hosting a Church Homecoming to celebrate the completion of the current church building (located on the corner of Jones and Main Streets) which was completed in 1916.  The dates for the celebration have been set for September 30- October 1-2, 2016. The Planning Committee for the Church Homecoming […]

Edinburg Church to Host Reunion Sept. 11th

Written on August 30, 2016 at 4:37 pm, by

The Edinburg Church Reunion is scheduled to be held Sunday, September 11, 2016.  Annually, it is held the second Sunday of September.  Service will start at 11:00 a.m. with Bob Neese bringing the message.  A carry-in dinner will be under the yard tent immediately after the church service. It is time for paying yearly dues […]