Category Archives: Upcoming Events

18th Annual Rutledge Fall Festival Set for Saturday

Written on September 15, 2015 at 11:35 pm, by

The 18th annual Rutledge Fall Festival will be held Saturday, September 19, 2015. The morning will begin with the Parade at 10:00 a.m., followed by Kids Games and Agriculture Contests including Tallest Corn Stalk, Tallest Horse Weed and Bean Plant with Most Pods.  Each participant is allowed one entry per division and 1st, 2nd and […]

SCR-I to Celebrate ‘Homecoming on the High Seas’

Written on September 10, 2015 at 12:48 pm, by

by Andrea Brassfield Scotland County R-I High School will be celebrating Homecoming Friday, September 18th.  This year’s theme is “Homecoming on the High Seas” featuring a Pirate/Ocean Theme. Homecoming activities will kick-off with the traditional bonfire on Thursday, September 17th at 8:00 p.m. The Homecoming Parade will be held Friday with line-up at 1:30 p.m. […]

Paint Your World Purple for Relay

Written on September 10, 2015 at 11:07 am, by

Did you know the color purple represents every type of cancer, which is why it is the representative color for  Relay for Life? The Paint it Purple campaign is a chance to raise awareness of the American Cancer Society and Relay for Life in local communities. There will be a Relay for Life of Scotland […]

‘Remembering D.H.S.’ is Theme for 2015 Downing Appreciation Days

Written on September 2, 2015 at 3:15 pm, by

Downing, Missouri would like to welcome everyone to their annual Downing Appreciation Days to be held September 10 – 12, 2015.  This year’s theme is “Remembering D.H.S.” On Sunday, September 6th, there will be a Community Church service at the Downing Appreciation Days Grounds starting at 7:00 p.m. Thursday’s activities begin at 6:00 p.m. with […]

Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage to Host Open House September 12th

Written on September 2, 2015 at 2:47 pm, by

Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage is hosting their Annual Open House and Village Fair on Saturday September 12, 2015, from 1-4 p.m. near Rutledge, MO. The Open House and Village Fair are an opportunity to see, up close and personal, all the ways in which Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage is modeling sustainable living. Get your hands dirty with […]

Sprint Cars Returning to Scotland County Speedway for First Time Since 2001

Written on August 27, 2015 at 9:23 am, by

The Scotland County Fair Board is bringing sprint car racing to Northeast Missouri and the Tri-State area at the Scotland County Speedway in Memphis at the Scotland County Fairgrounds on Friday, September 4. Speedway Motors ASCS Warrior Region winged sprint cars will be joined with the Impact Signs WAR non-wing sprints for two classes of […]

Memphis Airport to Host Fly-in During Antique Fair

Written on August 25, 2015 at 5:51 pm, by

The Memphis Memorial Airport Committee is sponsoring a Fly-in on August 30th as part of the annual Antique Fair festivities. It is planned to have visiting aircraft for display adjacent to the east side taxiway. Between the east taxiway and the hangars will be a lunch area from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The lunch […]

Scotland County Antique Fair to Make ‘A Stitch in Time’ August 26th-29th

Written on August 20, 2015 at 10:46 am, by

“A Stitch in Time” is the theme for the 2015 Scotland County Antique Fair which is being held August 26th thru August 29th on the Memphis Square and at the Scotland County Fairgrounds and Airport on Sunday, August 30th. The Fair is offering a multitude of games, activities and entertainment including a display of Small […]

Ed’s Machinery to Host Local Benefit for Clinic for Special Children

Written on August 12, 2015 at 5:23 pm, by

With medical treatment reaching into Scotland County all the way from Pennsylvania, one could say the Clinic for Special Children definitely has a strong outreach program. On Saturday, August 22nd area residents will received the opportunity to return the favor. A benefit auction and lunch is being hosted at Ed’s Machinery on the west edge […]

Bible Grove Preservation Day Set For August 15th

Written on August 12, 2015 at 4:51 pm, by

by Andrea Brassfield The Bible Grove Historical Preservation Committee is hosting its annual “Preservation Day” and School Reunion this Saturday, August 15th at the Bible Grove School Building in Bible Grove, MO. The day’s events will begin at 10:00 a.m. with a Flag Raising Ceremony in memory of all students, teachers and employees of the […]