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SCR-I Announces Plans for Tiger Plaza, Corresponding Fundraising Efforts

As part of the recent announcement of a roughly quarter million dollar grant to help fund a new all-weather track at Scotland County R-I High School, the district recently unveiled plans for a new entrance to the outdoor athletic facilities to be called Tiger Plaza. The paved walkway initially has been designed from the west […]

Nominations Open for 2018 Fair Celebrity Showmanship Contest

The Scotland County Fair annually produces plenty of blue ribbon performances in the show ring. But on Thursday night, July 12th the hard-working 4-H and FFA exhibitors will turn the show room over to the Scotland County After Prom Parents (SCAPP) for some entertainment of a different variety. The 2nd Annual SCAPP Celebrity Showmanship contest […]

Extension to Host Christmas Music Concert Fundraiser December 20th

A number of local performers are joining forces once again to help out the local University of Missouri Extension Office. Scotland County Extension will host a Christmas Music Concert fundraiser on Wednesday, December 20th at 7 p.m. at the Memphis Theatre. Lonnie Erwin, Angela Neese, Nathaniel Orr, Harlo Donelson, Paige McClamroch, Schelle Cooley and Cole […]

Pheasant Building Fund to Host Airplane Raffle  

Raffle drawings have bestowed upon the lucky winner such prizes as cash, a side of beef, television set, hunting rifle, or even a handcrafted quilt. Folks around Scotland County have been supporting a wide variety of causes with raffle tickets, but the current Scotland County Historical Society Fundraiser represents a first, as one lucky ticket […]

Local Christian Aid Ministries Benefit Will Help Ship Clothing to Needy Countries

The Ukraine is a long ways from Rutledge, Missouri. Despite the geographical vastness, area residents will be able to help bridge the gap next weekend at the annual Christian Aid Ministries benefit at the Rutledge Community Building. Local volunteers will host a benefit yard sale and bake sale October 12th, 13th and 14th in the […]

Hair Co Starts Second Year of Wigs with Love

by Andrea Brassfield Michele Garnett, owner of Hair Co in Memphis, recalls sitting in her salon with her good friend, Suzie Lister, one year ago, visiting about cancer and all the people they personally knew who were fighting this terrible disease.  Their good friend, Charlie, had just been diagnosed and was in the hospital. As […]

It’s Flocking Season!

In just a few days, pink flamingos will be soaring in and around Memphis, landing in flocks onto front lawns all over the county! This fun fundraiser is being sponsored by the Scotland County After-Prom Parents to raise money for the 2017 After-Prom Event.  To prepare for the flocking frenzy, the organization purchased 100 pink […]

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 […]

Harlem Wizards Celebrate 53 Years of Wizardry History

by Andrea Brassfield The Scotland County After Prom Parents will be hosting a showdown between the infamous Harlem Wizards and our very own Scotland County Shooters at the SCR-1 High School gymnasium on Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.  This event promises to be an evening full of spontaneity, humor and amazing hoop talent! […]

Harlem Wizards Coming to Memphis January 13, 2016

The Harlem Wizards, a show basketball entity, are coming to Scotland County R-1 High School, Wednesday, January 13th at 7:00 p.m.  The evening promises to be a fun filled event that is great for kids and adults and will guarantee to put a smile on your face!  This event is being hosted by SCAPP (Scotland […]