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Winner Drawn in Pheasant Committee’s Airplane Giveaway

The winner of the 1946 Cessna 140 airplane raffle is Paul Polete from Murphysboro, IL. The raffle drawing was held on Friday evening, November 16th in conjunction with a ham and bean/vegetable soup supper, hosted by the Pheasant Airplane Committee from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Memphis Fire Station. The drawing was held at 7:00 p.m. […]

Rutledge School Restoration Society Dedicates Museum During Reunion

The sun was shining brightly through a sky of blue in Rutledge, Missouri, on Sunday, September 16, 2018. Old glory furled above the school playground. The bell sounded loudly, just like it had for so many years long ago – it was Rutledge School Reunion Day! Around noon on the clock, a flock of former […]

Fundraisers Planned for Future Home of Pheasant Airplane

A series of fundraisers have been planned for a local effort to construct a permanent home for the historic Pheasant Airplane. Three separate summer events have been planned by the committee to help secure funds to construct a building on the south end of the east side of the Memphis city square. Volunteers will be […]