Category Archives: Upcoming Events

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 […]

American Cancer Society Relay for Life Set for June 10th on Memphis  Square

Written on June 7, 2016 at 12:21 pm, by

The American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Scotland County will be held this Friday, June 10th on the square in Memphis from 6:30 p.m. to Midnight. Event organizers have planned an entire evening of activities, entertainment and food. Andy Middleton will be providing DJ services for the evening.  The schedule of events begins at […]

Bernina Dealer Green Acres Sew and Vac to Host Best Friend Sewing Event June 9 In Memphis

Written on June 1, 2016 at 3:37 pm, by

Kennel Quilts will be donated to Field of Dreams Rescue Inc. and animals will be available for adoption AURORA, Ill. – May 20, 2016 – BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Green Acres Sew and Vac., a BERNINA Dealer in Memphis, Mo. will host a […]

Scotland County Memorial Library to Host Summer Reading Program

Written on May 31, 2016 at 6:45 pm, by

Readers of all ages will explore exciting things this summer as the Scotland County Library presents “Ready, Set … Read!!” during their summer library program. The 2016 Summer Reading Program is open to young people ages 3 through 6th grade with programs and prizes. Registration for “Ready, Set … Read!!” begins on Monday, June 6th, […]

Bullet Stop to Host Hartford Fest 2016 June 3-4

Written on May 31, 2016 at 6:01 pm, by

Jim and Doreen Madison will host Hartford Fest 2016 this weekend, June 3rd and 4th in Hartford, MO.  This is a family event that has it all; games and rides for kids, shooting contests, live music both nights, fireworks and tons more! Jim started having events like this years ago.  Jim had his first event […]

Preparation is Key to Successful Blood Donation

Written on May 31, 2016 at 5:57 pm, by

The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive at Scotland County Hospital from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 7th. Healthy individuals are needed every day to maintain an adequate blood supply for patients in need.  Once a donor has made the commitment to give blood, it is important to take a […]

Judge Webber to Speak at 70th Annual Memorial Day Services

Written on May 24, 2016 at 9:24 pm, by

A familiar face will take the podium on Monday as the Wallace W. Gillespie Memorial Post #4958 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars hosts its 70th annual Memorial Day Services on the Scotland County Courthouse lawn. Judge E. Richard Webber will be the featured speaker for the event. Webber, the Senior United States District Judge […]