Category Archives: SOCIAL NEWS

Gorin High School Alumni Host 58th Annual Banquet

Written on January 9, 2014 at 3:13 pm, by

  The 58th annual Gorin Alumni Banquet was held Saturday October 12, 2013 at the Gorin School gymnasium.  The doors opened at 4:30 p.m. with coffee available for alumni, guests and friends to enjoy visiting before the meal. Gary Thomas welcomed everyone and then the Pledge of Allegiance was led by alumni Don Tague.  Allen […]

Humes, Davis Announce Engagement

Written on January 9, 2014 at 11:04 am, by

John and Beth Davis of Kahoka, MO have announced the engagement of their daughter, Kelsey Davis, to Christopher Humes. He is the son of Joe and Lisa Humes of Wyaconda, MO. The bride-elect graduated from Clark County R-I in 2006 and Truman State University in 2010 with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology. She […]

Jauflione Chapter DAR Hosts January Meeting

Written on January 9, 2014 at 12:26 am, by

Jauflione Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution held its regular meeting January 3, 2014 at the Memphis Presbyterian Church. The meeting was called to order by Vice-regent Jeanie Bissell. The meeting was conducted in ritualistic form. Roll call was answered by nine  members. Chaplain Nelda Billips gave the prayer and  read Psalms 29; verses 1-10.  […]

Card Shower for Vernon Howard

Written on January 8, 2014 at 1:20 am, by

A card shower has been requested to help Vernon Howard observe his 90th birthday on January 16. Send cards and correspondences to: Vernon Howard RR3 box 142 Memphis, MO 63555

Local Students Named to IHCC Honor Roll

Written on December 25, 2013 at 7:08 pm, by

OTTUMWA — Indian Hills Community College has released the names of the students who qualified for the college’s academic Honor Roll for the Fall Term.  To be included on the Honor Roll, a student must be enrolled fulltime and have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for the term. Earning the honors were […]

Courtney Brinkley to wed Michael Weaver

Written on December 25, 2013 at 6:45 pm, by

Mr. and Mrs. Bob and Elane Brinkley of Odessa would like to announce the engagement of their daughter Courtney, to Michael Weaver. Courtney is the granddaughter of Lane Hines of Memphis and Marion Barrett of Memphis.  Courtney is a 2004 graduate of Brookfield High School and 2007 graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia. She is […]

Priebe’s Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Written on December 20, 2013 at 8:02 pm, by

  PRIEBE’S CELEBRATE 60 YEARS TOGETHER – Tom and Delia Priebe will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Christmas Eve with a family celebration in their home at 710 W. Missouri Street, Memphis, MO.

Ivan Woods Celebrates 90th Birthday

Written on December 13, 2013 at 8:33 pm, by

Ivan Woods reached the big 90 this month. His kids wanted to stage a surprise birthday bash for him. In order to pull it off as a surprise affair, they also planned the Woods Thanksgiving dinner. Both events were planned for Saturday, November 30, and were held at the V.F.W. here in Memphis. As he […]

Johnson, Talbert Engagement

Written on December 6, 2013 at 9:54 pm, by

Gorin Go-Getters Host November Meeting

Written on November 27, 2013 at 5:26 pm, by

The Gorin Go-Getters had their November meeting on November 9, 2013. On November 8 we had the Scotland County 4-H Council Recognition Event, and our 4-H Club was named outstanding 4-H Club based on participation in projects and community service activities. The Gorin Go-Getters will be selling real evergreen Christmas wreathes that will be 15 […]