Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Memphis UMC Hosts Southern Gospel Concert Sunday, April 10th

Written on March 29, 2016 at 7:29 pm, by

The Memphis United Methodist Church will be hosting the Dysart Family, a Christian group that sings Gospel Music, on Sunday April 10th at 6:00 p.m.  This is a free concert with a love offering being collected to help offset expenses. The Dysart Family offers Southern Gospel fans unique, close family harmonies, with a diverse and […]

Voters to Decide Tax Issues, Local Boards at April 5th Election

Written on March 29, 2016 at 3:52 pm, by

A pair of tax levy issues with big price tags will highlight the April 5th general municipal election ballot in Scotland County. Voters in the city of Memphis will decide the fate of a proposed $7.9 million waterworks and sewer system revenue bond issue to help fund proposed improvements to the city’s water and sewer […]

Good Friday Community Service at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church

Written on March 22, 2016 at 11:55 pm, by

A special Good Friday evening service, sponsored by the Scotland County Ministerial Alliance, will be held this Friday, March 25, at St. Paul Lutheran Church on north Highway 15. Starting at 7 pm, this worship opportunity will be a Tenebrae Service ending in darkness. Seven area pastors and lay people will each give a brief […]

Drew Miller and Nine Miles to Nowhere to Take the Stage at St. Joseph Civic Arena

Written on March 22, 2016 at 11:38 pm, by

A Scotland County R-I graduate will be taking the big stage in St. Joseph next month when the band Nine Miles to Nowhere gets its first opportunity to open for country music stars Maddie and Tae with Brothers Osborne at the St. Joseph Civic Arena on April 16th. Nine Miles to Nowhere lead singer Drew […]

Benjamin Morelock to Perform Camp I-MO Benefit Concert

Written on March 15, 2016 at 10:15 pm, by

The Memphis First Christian Church invites the community to join us as we welcome Southern Gospel Music singer, Benjamin Morelock to town. Mr. Morelock is coming to Memphis to do a benefit concert for I-MO Christian Service Camp. You will certainly be blessed by his testimony about I-MO Camp and by his music. The Concert […]

American Pickers to Film in Missouri

Written on March 15, 2016 at 2:06 pm, by

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Missouri!  They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout Missouri with filming scheduled for May. American Pickers is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique ‘picking’ on History.  The hit show follows Mike Wolfe and Frank […]

Annual Daddy/Daughter Dance Being Hosted by SCAPP March 19th

Written on March 9, 2016 at 10:30 am, by

“Don’t be late for this very important date!”…The Scotland County After Prom Parents are hosting their annual Daddy/Daughter Dance on Saturday, March 19th from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the SCR-1 Elementary School Gym. This is a magical evening and a great opportunity for dad’s to make lasting memories with their little girls, whether they are tiny […]

Memphis to Host Garden Workshop

Written on March 9, 2016 at 10:14 am, by

There will be a gardening workshop on Friday, March 18 at the Scotland County Hospital meeting room in Memphis. It is located on the east side of the hospital. The workshop will be held from 1:00-4:00 pm. Topics include vegetable gardening and new varieties, landscaping tips for home gardeners and pest management for the home […]

Benefit Concert for I-MO Christian Service Camp

Written on March 8, 2016 at 1:42 pm, by

The I-MO Christian Service Camp was established about fifty years ago. The camp was the result of a visionary group of individuals and Christian churches from Southern Iowa and Northern Missouri. Approximately forty acres of rolling hills was acquired and a camp was born. Serving Churches from Southeast Iowa and Northeast Missouri, the camp would […]

Scotland County Cancer Fund to Host Fundraiser March 5th

Written on March 1, 2016 at 5:34 pm, by

The American Cancer Society estimates in 2016, there will be 1,685,210 new cancer cases diagnosed and 595,690 cancer deaths in the United States. Under those figures, odds are someone close to you has been touched by the disease.  Keeping this in mind, the Scotland County Cancer Fund was built on the premise of neighbors helping […]