Category Archives: Upcoming Events

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 […]

Area Artists Work on Display at MOSI Art Guild  Spring Exhibit

Written on May 17, 2016 at 2:33 pm, by

The MOSI Art Guild opened its Third Annual Spring Exhibition Thursday, May 12, 2016 at the Kirksville Arts Center Gallery at 117 South Franklin in Downtown Kirksville. The reception, which is hosted by the Kirksville Arts Association,  will be held on Thursday, May 19, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., also at the Kirksville […]

Candidates Sought for 2016 Scotland County Fair Queen Contest

Written on May 5, 2016 at 2:43 pm, by

The Scotland County Fair Board is now seeking candidates for the 2016 Scotland County Fair Queen contest. Young women from Scotland, Knox, and Schuyler counties between the ages of 17 and 24 are eligible to enter. The coronation will be held on July 11th at the Scotland County Fairgrounds at Memphis and the winner will […]

Red Cross to Host Memorial Blood Drive

Written on May 3, 2016 at 11:10 am, by

The American Red Cross is joining Team Stryker and the family of Stryker Anderson in honoring Stryker’s brief life with a blood drive in his memory. Donors will have the opportunity to remember Stryker and help other patients in need during the drive in Memphis, MO on Tuesday, May 10th from 12:15 p.m. to 6:00 […]

Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models Help Kickoff 2016 Scotland County Speedway Season on May 7th

Written on April 28, 2016 at 8:56 am, by

After losing a pair of spring shows to Mother Nature, Scotland County Speedway is hoping to kick off its 2016 schedule of special races with a bang on Saturday, May 7th when the Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models will travel to Memphis. Modifieds have been added to the card courtesy of J & J AG, […]