Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Fall Back Sunday, November 1st

Written on October 27, 2015 at 7:40 pm, by

by Andrea Brassfield Fall in Northeast Missouri is one of the most beautiful times of the year, bringing with it a lot of changes; cooler temperatures, brighter colors, and yes, shorter days! The days might seem noticeably shorter this weekend with the official ending of daylight saving time at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 1st. […]

First Christian Church to Host 20th Anniversary Performance of Star Queen Musical

Written on October 22, 2015 at 11:22 am, by

On Friday, October 30, at 6:30 p.m., Tommy and John Thomas Oaks will be in Memphis at the First Christian Church to perform the musical Star Queen.  They are doing a 20th anniversary tour of the musical, written by John Thomas, about a young queen in ancient Persia who saves her entire race from an […]

A cappella Group Blend Will Entertain at SC Care Center

Written on October 13, 2015 at 7:21 pm, by

The A cappella Group Blend will be entertaining at the Scotland County Care Center on Monday, October 19th at 2:00 p.m. Blend mixes music of the 50’s and 60’s with their own twist of fun.  They were formed at John A. Logan College over ten years ago for a talent show and ended up winning […]

The Skys to Present Americana Gospel at Camp Leeper

Written on October 6, 2015 at 9:59 pm, by

Nashville, Tennessee recording artists Bill and Vicki Sky will present a special program of gospel music at Camp Leeper on Sunday, October 18, 2015.  The evening starts with a carry-in dinner at 5:30 p.m. followed by the concert at 6:30 p.m. With affable patriarch Bill Sky at the helm, The Skys have delighted audiences across […]

Movies Return to the Memphis Cinema

Written on October 1, 2015 at 12:01 pm, by

Movies return to the Memphis Cinema this weekend, October 2nd – 4th.  Showtimes will be Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 7:00 p.m. with the doors opening at 6:30 p.m. The first feature will be “Inside Out”.  Upcoming movies in October are “War Room”, “Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials”, and “Hotel Transylvania 2”. To keep prices […]

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 […]