Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Red Rock Threshers Tractor Ride Coming to Memphis Friday

Written on July 16, 2015 at 10:18 am, by

With all the rain the region has received this spring, farmers have been forced to leave their tractors in the shed far too long. On Saturday, a group of Iowa farm machinery enthusiasts will be making up for the lower frequency of tractor sightings in Scotland County as the Red Rock Threshers tractor club out […]

Ministerial Alliance, Community Churches Teaming Up to Provide School Supplies and Fun

Written on July 16, 2015 at 9:29 am, by

This year Community churches and the Scotland County Ministerial Alliance (SCMA) are working together to provide needed school supplies to area students and their families. “It is wonderful to see the Body of Christ in Scotland County work together to meet needs,” said Marie Ebeling. “This is the fifth year I have helped with The […]

Downing Christian Church to Hold VBS July 26th-30th

Written on July 15, 2015 at 3:52 pm, by

The Downing Christian Church is busy preparing for this year’s Vacation Bible School. The dates of V.B.S. will be July 26th thru July 30th from 6:00 p.m. until 8:15 p.m. This year’s theme is “God’s Messengers”. We will offer classes for ages three through eighth grade. On July 30th, we will have our V.B.S. program […]

Tri-County Electric Cooperative to Hold 76th Annual Meeting

Written on July 8, 2015 at 3:19 pm, by

Tri-County Electric Cooperative’s 76th Annual Meeting of Members will be held Thursday, July 16, 2015 at the Schuyler County High School Gym. Registration for the evening begins at 4:30 p.m. and the meeting will start at 6:30 p.m.  Directors will be elected at this time. Other events for the evening include bucket rides, train rides […]

Community Tent Revival Featuring Dave Miller July 12-19

Written on July 8, 2015 at 10:12 am, by

Everyone is welcome to attend a Community Tent Revival July 12th – 19th, nine miles west of Memphis on Highway 136, at the Darin Shank residence. Dave Miller, with Gospel Express Ministries will be the featured evangelist.  Dave and his family are involved in prison ministry and evangelistic meetings throughout the United Sates.  His passion […]

Arbela UMC to Host ‘Standing on the Promises’ VBS 

Written on July 7, 2015 at 2:14 pm, by

Mark your calendar now for Vacation Bible School at the Arbela United Methodist Church July 21, 22 and 23, 2015.  The traditional bible and flag march will begin at 6:00 p.m. each evening, followed by a light supper. Lessons will be centered around the many promises in the Bible, especially the New Testament, beginning with […]

Rodeo Action to Kickoff 2015 Scotland County Fair Grandstand Events

Written on July 1, 2015 at 6:15 pm, by

Bull riding, calf roping and barrel racing will return to the Scotland County Fair on Tuesday night as the T&C Pro Rodeo Company will take center stage at the Scotland County Fairgrounds on July 7th. With more than 15 years of experience in the business, the Lamoni, Iowa based company of promoter Talton Toney will […]

Scotland County Fair to Host First Annual Crafts & More Fun Day

Written on June 18, 2015 at 10:26 am, by

The Scotland County Fair Board is hosting its first Annual Craft Fair on Saturday, June 27, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. located in the Art Hall at the Scotland County Fair Grounds, Highway 136, one mile west of Memphis, MO. Vendors are still needed for this event and can continue signing up through […]

1,000 Cyclists Expected in Scotland County as Part of Big BAM Event

Written on June 17, 2015 at 6:48 pm, by

Big BAM is a party on wheels—bicycle wheels, that is. Big BAM (Bicycle Across Missouri) is a cross-state bicycle ride and music festival, from the Missouri to the Mississippi River, which covers 300 miles and includes more than two dozen bands at different stops during the five-day ride. About 1,000 riders have already signed up. […]

MACC Peanut Days, Kids Safety Day to Share Square June 20th

Written on June 11, 2015 at 7:54 pm, by

by Andrea Brassfield You won’t need to go far if you’re looking for something fun to do on the weekend of June 20th!  Both the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce and the Scotland County Ambulance Service have organized some fun activities and entertainment. The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual Peanut Days […]