Category Archives: Upcoming Events

McClamroch to Open for Oak Ridge Boys at NEMO Fair

Written on July 12, 2016 at 4:09 pm, by

Scotland County’s Paige McClamroch will be returning to the stage at the 2016 NEMO Fair. The SCR-I graduate will be opening for the Oak Ridge Boys on Tuesday night, July 19th. Last year McClamroch was crowned the winner of the 2015 NEMO Fair Idol contest as the top act. Next week, she’ll return to the […]

Wittstock to Make MMA Televised Debut in RFA 40 at Mystic Lake Casino

Written on July 5, 2016 at 5:50 pm, by

His opponent has changed, but local mixed martial arts fighter Carl Wittstock will still make his televised debut on July 15th at RFA 40 being held at Mystic Lake Casino in Minnesota. “My original opponent hurt his ankle and had to pull out of our bout,” said Wittstock. “Ben Locken stepped up on short notice […]

Show-Me Speedway to Host 4-Day Kart Grand Nationals

Written on July 5, 2016 at 12:54 pm, by

A national racing event is coming to northeast Missouri. Organizers at Show Me Speedway in Downing have announced that the local track will be hosting the International Kart Federation (IKF) 4 Cycle Speedway Grand Nationals. On June 16th, IKF officials awarded the 2016 national race schedule to Show Me Speedway. The local facility has underwent […]

Outlaw Rodeo at the Scotland County Fair Tuesday, July 12th

Written on June 28, 2016 at 3:55 pm, by

The action continues on Tuesday evening, July 12th at the Scotland County Fair with Outlaw/5J Rodeo Company hosting the ultimate rodeo experience beginning at 7:30 p.m.  Events will include Bareback Bronc Riding, Bull Riding, Calf Roping Cowgirl’s Barrel Racing, Cowgirl’s Breakaway Roping, Saddle Bronc Riding, Team Roping and Tie Down Roping. Outlaw Rodeo/5J Rodeo Company […]

Missouri Civil War Reenactors Seek Recruits for Battle of Athens Reenactment in August

Written on June 28, 2016 at 12:54 pm, by

Charles “Doc” Cunningham, president-elect of the Missouri Civil War Reenactors’ Association, and host of reenactors at the Battle of Athens, MO, and Kris Lancaster, member of Elliott’s Scouts, will be in northeast Missouri on July 1 to encourage reenactors to join the Battle of Athens, Aug. 6-7, 2016. Athens is in northeast Clark County, near […]

Mario Manzini, Illusionist, to Perform at Scotland County Fair

Written on June 22, 2016 at 3:30 pm, by

The Scotland County Fair has organized a week of entertainment for this year’s event, including a Queen Contest, Illusionist, Rodeo, Musical Entertainment including Rhonda Vincent, a Truck and Tractor Pull, Car Races, Baby Show, Mud Boggs and the ever-popular, Demolition Derby! Mario Manzini, Illusionist, Mentalist and Escapologist, is scheduled Monday evening, July 11th, immediately following […]

Rhonda Vincent and The Rage to Perform at Scotland County Fair

Written on June 21, 2016 at 4:06 pm, by

Later this summer music fans will get a special opportunity during the Scotland County Fair, helping bluegrass music star Rhonda Vincent celebrate her birthday. On Wednesday, July 13th, Rhonda Vincent and The Rage will be in concert at the fair. Becky Reeves will open the night before the birthday girl takes the stage. Vincent, who […]

Fox Valley Two-Cylinder Club to Host 11th Annual Tractor Ride

Written on June 13, 2016 at 10:59 pm, by

The Fox Valley Two-Cylinder Club, 11th Annual Tractor Ride is scheduled for Saturday, June 18, 2016. They will leave at 9:00 a.m. from Main St., Luray. The route is approximately 45 miles.  The cost is $5.00 entry fee for Members and $15 for Non-Members (which includes insurance) and six months membership in the club. Participants  […]

Benefit Fish Fry, Auction for Ralph Andresen

Written on June 13, 2016 at 10:47 pm, by

Friends and neighbors of Ralph Andresen, A.K.A. “Uncle Ralph, the computer man” are hosting a benefit fish fry and auction with proceeds going to help pay for final expenses and medical bills. Ralph passed away on March 13, 2016 from many health problems that progressively got worse over the last year.  Unfortunately, during this time, […]

Peanut Day, Kids Safety Event to Pack Square Saturday

Written on June 13, 2016 at 1:56 pm, by

The Memphis Square is the place to be on Saturday, June 18th as the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce and the Scotland County Ambulance Service have organized some fun activities and educational displays. First, the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual Peanut Days that morning beginning at 8:30 a.m.  A bag of […]