Tag Archives: Kirksville

Memphis Man Hurt in Crash on Slick Road

Slick road conditions Monday afternoon were blamed for a two vehicle accident that left four northeast Missouri residents injured, including a Memphis man. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Michael L. Steeples, 58, of Memphis was southbound on Highway 63 1.3 miles north of Kirksville when the 2004 Ford Ranger he was driving slid […]

Former Rutledge Resident Killed in Crash Near Kirksville

A two-car crash on the Highway 63 bypass in Kirksville claimed the lives of three Schuyler County residents on Monday, October 23rd. According to the Kirksville Police Department, Gwendolyn Laudwig, 76, of Greentop, was northbound on Highway 63 in a Ford Escape when her vehicle crossed the center line and struck head on, a southbound […]

Celebrating 50 Years of Service

Pastor Mark Appold and Rosemarie were honored on March 26 with recognition from the Missouri District of the Lutheran Church for 50 years of service to Christ and His church.  The presentation of two plaques followed by an after service reception was part of a surprise celebration at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Memphis, MO, […]

Northeast Regional Medical Center Names Employees of the Year

Northeast Regional Medical Center (NRMC) has named its Employees of the Year for 2015. Honorees included Scotland County natives Ranee Brayton, CEO of NRMC, and Ched Bull, security and transportation director. Also honored were Pamela Stuart and Debbie Darr. Debbie Darr was chosen as the overall Employee of the Year for 2015. This award is […]

Missouri Livestock Symposium Has Something For Everyone

Sure, the Missouri Livestock Symposium is known for its outstanding programs for horse, beef cattle, forage, sheep, meat goat, and stock dog owners and producers.  But according to Garry L. Mathes, Missouri Livestock Symposium committee chair, the Symposium has much more. The annual Missouri Livestock Symposium will be held Friday and Saturday, December 4 & […]

Community Action Agency Celebrates 50 Years

The Community Action Agency of Northeast Missouri, located in Kirksville, Missouri, or CAPNEMO, serves Adair, Clark, Knox, Schuyler, and Scotland counties. They will be hosting an Open House and Ribbon Cutting on Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at their Central Office at 215 N. Elson, from 11:00 a.m. till  2:00 pm. Local businesses and community members […]

Gary Miller Named MDC District Supervisor

For the first time in more than 20 years, Scotland County will have a new Missouri Department of Conservation Agent policing the outdoors this fall. Long-time local agent Gary Miller recently was appointed the District Supervisor in the MDC Northeast Region. Miller will maintain his residence in Memphis, but his new job will entail supervision […]

Memphis Woman Hurt After Falling Asleep at Wheel

A Memphis woman was hospitalized in Kirksville following a one-car crash in Adair County at 7:43 a.m. on Friday, January 24th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Judith A. Sharp, 65, was westbound on Highway 11, approximately 6.5 miles east of Kirksville when she fell asleep at the wheel of the 2005 Toyota Corolla […]