Category Archives: Upcoming Events

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 […]

Community Players to Discuss Possible Summer Production

Written on March 1, 2016 at 5:32 pm, by

The Memphis Community Players will host a summer musical “interest” meeting on Sunday, March 6, at 2:00 p.m. at the Methodist Church. There will be a discussion about tentative production dates, the musical selection, character roles, and schedules. The group celebrated 40 years of entertaining in 2015 with an encore presentation of The Music Man, […]

Shrine of St. Patrick to Host Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival March 13th

Written on February 23, 2016 at 12:57 pm, by

The annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival hosted by the Shrine of St. Patrick is being held Sunday, March 13th in St. Patrick, MO. The day’s events will begin at 9:00 a.m. with coffee and donuts.  Registration for the Leprechaun 5K race is from 9:00 to 9:45 with race time at 10:00 a.m.  Awards for the […]

Seed Starting Workshop To Be Held February 19 

Written on February 16, 2016 at 10:26 pm, by

The Northeast Missouri Community Action Agency and University of Missouri Extension-Adair County, will be hosting a seed starting workshop on Friday, February 19 from 1-4 pm at the Missouri Department of Conservation Northeast Regional Office in Kirksville. Topics include: Getting started growing a garden: things you need to know to grow your own garden such […]

Annual Italian Dinner Being Served by Memphis United Methodist Church Youth

Written on February 16, 2016 at 9:49 pm, by

The Memphis United Methodist Church is hosting their annual Italian  Dinner  Fundraiser on Sunday, February 21st. The youth and church sponsors are responsible for selling tickets which usually go on sale a month prior to the fundraiser.  Ticket sales conclude the week before in order to organize food preparation and table space. The fundraiser, typically […]

City of Memphis to Host 5th Grade Boys’ Basketball Tournament

Written on February 3, 2016 at 1:35 am, by

The City of Memphis will be hosting a 5th grade boys’ basketball tournament on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at the Scotland County Fitness Center.  The tournament is scheduled to start at 9:00 a.m. To register your team, contact Michele Drummond at City Hall at 660-465-7285 or email  The deadline to register teams is Friday, […]

MACC Annual Valentine’s Dance Feb. 13th

Written on February 2, 2016 at 11:58 pm, by

Kids, Sweethearts, Moms, Dads, Aunts, Uncles, Grandpas and Grandmas, come and have a sweet time at the annual Valentine’s Dance sponsored by the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce. The event will be held Saturday, February 13th at the Scotland County Fitness Center.  DJ Music is from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. provided by Andy Middleton.  This […]

Green Acres Relay for Life Team Presents Sweets for Your Sweet

Written on February 2, 2016 at 11:22 pm, by

The Relay for Life of Scotland County Team, Green Acres, is hosting a fundraiser February 10th through the 14th at the Daisy Patch. “Sweets for Your Sweet” is being offered Wednesday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 14th.  On those days, you are […]

Area Moving On Program Will Meet January 26th

Written on January 19, 2016 at 6:43 pm, by

The Scotland County Area Moving On Program will hold their monthly meeting on Tuesday, January 26, 2016.  They will meet at 1:30 p.m. at the Methodist Church in Memphis. This month’s meeting will feature Tom Schwartz who will be speaking on Grief and Loss to the group.  Refreshments are being provided by Rose Hardware. If […]

Alumni Band, SCAMP Dinner Set for January 15th

Written on January 12, 2016 at 10:23 pm, by

On January 15, 2016, the Scotland County Association of Music Parents and the SCR-I Music Department is inviting all alumni and members of the community to participate in Alumni Band Night during the Scotland County varsity basketball games that evening. Festivities will begin at 5:00 pm with the SCAMP spaghetti supper. The band boosters will serve […]