Tag Archives: Clark County

Lewis & Clark Conference Well Represented in Latest State Basketball Rankings

Scotland County definitely has a solid strength of schedule for the 2017-18 basketball season as the boys program has faced a trio of state ranked squads, culminating in Friday night’s loss at Fayette. The Falcons are ranked #6 in the latest Missouri High School Basketball Coaches Association poll. Fellow Lewis & Clark Conference opponent Harrisburg, […]

Decades-Long Battle Over State-Line Mailing Addresses Finally Resolved

For decades, a small number of Scotland County residents in the northern most part of the state have been battling with the United States Postal Service regarding their state of residency. Despite the fact their property was legally located south of the state line, the USPS insisted on maintaining Iowa mailing addresses for the Missouri […]

Three Memphis Residents Hurt When Van Hits Backhoe

Three Memphis residents were injured when a backhoe pulled into the path of their minivan on Highway 136 in Clark County two miles west of Luray  at 8:35 a.m. on Wednesday, July 26th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, David A. Herman, 61, of Holland, IA was westbound on Highway 136 in a 2011 […]

Gorin Man Killed in One-Vehicle Crash in Clark County

A Gorin man was killed and two passengers in his vehicle were injured just after midnight on Sunday morning in a crash in rural Clark County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, William C. See, 24, was westbound in a 2013 Ford F250 truck on Route D two miles west of Neeper, when the […]

Area Families Stepping Up to Meet Needs of 57 Foster Children

In Clark, Schuyler, and Scotland Counties there are currently 57 children who are not able to live with their own family due to safety concerns.  Foster families provide a safe, comfortable and caring haven for these children during this traumatic time.  Staying connected to familiar and reassuring things, such as friends, school, and routine activities, […]

Missouri Civil War Reenactors Seek Recruits for Battle of Athens Reenactment in August

Charles “Doc” Cunningham, president-elect of the Missouri Civil War Reenactors’ Association, and host of reenactors at the Battle of Athens, MO, and Kris Lancaster, member of Elliott’s Scouts, will be in northeast Missouri on July 1 to encourage reenactors to join the Battle of Athens, Aug. 6-7, 2016. Athens is in northeast Clark County, near […]

Three Homers Not Enough as Tigers Drop Slugfest 12-8 to Clark County

Scotland County brought its power bats to Kahoka on Thursday night, but three home runs were not enough as Clark County outscored the Tigers 12-8 in a slugfest. SCR-I missed the opportunity to take the lead in the top of the first, leaving the bases loaded after base hits by Gage Dodge and Will Fromm. […]

Arbela Man Hurt in Clark County Crash

An Arbela man was injured in a one-vehicle accident in Clark County at 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 12th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Bo A. Redding, 24, was northbound on Route K, 3.5 miles north of Luray when he lost control of the 2004 Ford Focus he was driving. The vehicle traveled […]

SCR-I Marching Band to Take Part in 24nd Annual Parade of Champions in Kahoka

Marching band fans will have a chance to see over twenty-one bands in action, including the Scotland County R-I marching band, at the 24nd Annual Parade of Champions parade and field show competition at Kahoka, on Saturday, October 10th. The competition, sponsored by the Clark County R-1 Fine Arts Boosters, will begin with the parade, […]

Two Gorin Residents Hurt in Clark County Crash

Two Gorin residents were hurt in a one-vehicle accident in Clark County on Friday, September 4th at 6:25 p.m. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Dustin A. Forquer, 40, was westbound on Highway 136, four miles west of Kahoka when the 2015 Kia Optima he was driving traveled off the right side of the […]