Category Archives: Upcoming Events

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 […]

‘The Music Man’ Returns to Memphis Theatre 34 Years After Original Production

Written on June 11, 2015 at 9:55 am, by

In 1981 the Memphis Community Players presented Meredith Willson’s The Music Man. Players are producing the show again in celebration of the group’s fortieth anniversary and Sheila Berkowitz, Harlo Donelson, Ann Luther, Debbie Seamster, and Angela Westhoff are again working with the show. Donelson was a member of the Quartet in the 1981 production and […]

Scotland County Fair Board Busy Preparing for Upcoming Fair

Written on June 11, 2015 at 9:50 am, by

Summer time is fair time and preparations are underway for the upcoming Scotland County Fair which will be held July 5th-11th. The kick off tradition for the county fair for the last several years has been the Open Livestock Show. This event will be held on June 27th. Hogs, breeding goats, market lambs, and cattle […]

Bullet Stop Gun Shop to Host First Annual Hartford Fest

Written on June 9, 2015 at 8:22 pm, by

Fairplay, Missouri was once the county seat of Putnam County. It is now known as Hartford and is home to about 25 residents. It is also home for Jim and Doreen Madison’s business, “BulletStop GunShop” and “Goober’s Hartford Store”. Jim and Doreen came to Hartford eight years ago with thoughts of putting it back on […]