Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Scotland County Area Moving on Program Meets September 27th

Written on September 20, 2016 at 1:23 pm, by

The Scotland County Area Moving on Program will hold their monthly meeting Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at the Memphis United Methodist Church at 1:30 p.m.  This month’s program will be Chronic Disease management and causes of chronic disease presented by Jessica Christen, DNP.  Light snacks will be served. If you have suffered a loss, the […]

Beau Becraft, Blacktop South Band to Take Stage at Busch Stadium September 28th

Written on September 13, 2016 at 12:20 pm, by

Youngsters often spend time dreaming of making it to the big leagues. If that dream included Busch Stadium, you might assume this story is about a baseball player. While Beau Becraft has been known to pick up a ball bat from time to time, it is his guitar that has punched his ticket to the […]

City of Memphis Fall Residential Bulk Clean-up Set For September 14th-21st

Written on September 8, 2016 at 1:44 pm, by

Spring isn’t the only time folks like to do a little cleaning, and to help out the City of Memphis once again will host a fall clean-up schedule with Memphis City Sanitation. Residential customers of the municipal trash collection service may place bulk items at the curb for pickup. Residential customers who have regular Tuesday […]

St. Paul Lutheran Church to Host Mission Festival

Written on September 8, 2016 at 1:41 pm, by

In keeping with its commitment to outreach ministry and the world-wide mission of the Church, St. Paul Lutheran is planning a Mission Festival for Sunday, September 11, in a service that begins at 10:15. The Memphis community is invited to share in this special worship service. Guest pastor for this service will be Rev. Dr. […]

19th Annual Rutledge Fall Festival Takes Place This Saturday

Written on September 6, 2016 at 1:04 pm, by

The 19th annual Rutledge Fall Festival will be held Saturday, September 17, 2016. The morning will begin with the Parade at 10:00 a.m., followed by Kids Games sponsored by Pfister Seed Corn, Eric Hogan Dealer, and Agriculture Contests including Tallest Corn Stalk, Tallest Horse Weed, and Bean Plant with Most Pods.  First, 2nd and 3rd […]

First Christian Church Seeking History to Share at Centennial Homecoming Celebration

Written on August 31, 2016 at 10:09 am, by

The Memphis First Christian Church will be hosting a Church Homecoming to celebrate the completion of the current church building (located on the corner of Jones and Main Streets) which was completed in 1916.  The dates for the celebration have been set for September 30- October 1-2, 2016. The Planning Committee for the Church Homecoming […]

Edinburg Church to Host Reunion Sept. 11th

Written on August 30, 2016 at 4:37 pm, by

The Edinburg Church Reunion is scheduled to be held Sunday, September 11, 2016.  Annually, it is held the second Sunday of September.  Service will start at 11:00 a.m. with Bob Neese bringing the message.  A carry-in dinner will be under the yard tent immediately after the church service. It is time for paying yearly dues […]

Downing Appreciation Days September 8th-9th

Written on August 30, 2016 at 3:55 pm, by

Downing, Missouri wishes to welcome everyone to their annual Downing Appreciation Days on September 8th-10th, 2016.  The theme for this year’s event is “Celebrate”. The event will actually kick off on Sunday evening, September 4th with a community church service at the Appreciation Days Grounds beginning at 7:00 p.m. On Thursday, September 8th, a free […]

Antique Fair to Offer ‘Memories of the Past’ August 24th-28th

Written on August 24, 2016 at 4:09 pm, by

by Andrea Brassfield “Memories of the Past” is the theme for the 2016 Scotland County Antique Fair which is being held August 24th thru August 28th on the Memphis Square and at the Scotland County Fairgrounds and Airport on Sunday, August 28th. The Fair is offering a multitude of games, activities and entertainment including a […]

Antique Fair Marks Start of Fall Festivals Across Region in September

Written on August 24, 2016 at 4:03 pm, by

by Andrea Brassfield Fall is in the air and while the Scotland County Antique Fair will wrap up local festivities this weekend, other surrounding communities are working to host area fall festivals close by. Labor Day weekend is the Nauvoo Grape Festival (September 2-4) and Festival on Wheels Car Show (September 3-4).  One of the […]