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Concert, Barbecue, Auction Will Benefit Gospel Express Ministries

While Gospel Express Ministries has its roots on the East Coast, the national evangelistic ministry for prisoners continues to draw support from across the nation. Scotland County will once again show its support for the ministry with the annual barbecue fundraiser and benefit auction, scheduled for Friday, March 29th. The chicken barbecue will start at […]

Scotland County Livestock ‘Weighing-In’ on Community’s Future With Major Renovation

Most building renovations involve revamping floor space,  updating fixtures and a covering it all up with a few coats of paint. That wasn’t the case at Scotland County Livestock, where the Blomme family literally took the roof off for a complete remodel of the livestock sale arena. “Fortunately we had some really good weather to […]

Johnson Auction Brings Pepsi Collectors From Across Nation to Memphis

Pepsi-Cola collectors from across the United States converged on Memphis, Missouri over the weekend as one of largest accumulations of historical soda pop memorabilia was up for auction. The estate sale for John and Gayle Johnson offered thousands of Pepsi advertising items from as far back as the 1930’s when the Johnson family started the […]

Scotland County Cancer Fund to Host Fundraiser March 5th

The American Cancer Society estimates in 2016, there will be 1,685,210 new cancer cases diagnosed and 595,690 cancer deaths in the United States. Under those figures, odds are someone close to you has been touched by the disease.  Keeping this in mind, the Scotland County Cancer Fund was built on the premise of neighbors helping […]

SCR-I School Board Sets Sale Date for Gorin R-III Real Estate

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, October 8, 2015.  President, Sam Berkowitz, called the regular meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. with seven members present. Superintendent Ryan Bergeson reported that capital expenditures have offset better than expected state funding revenues to push the district well past the half […]

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

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 […]