Tag Archives: Rotary

Rotary Presents Scholarships, Installs New Officers at Annual Banquet

The Scotland County Rotary Club held its annual banquet on June 26, 2019, for the purpose of new officer installation and scholarship check presentation. A catered meal was served, followed by the scholarship check presentations. The scholarships totaled $3,000 this year and $500 checks were presented to six Scotland County R-1 Seniors. The scholarship recipients […]

Rotary Club to Host 13th Annual John Ed Luther Memorial Golf Tourney

The Scotland County Rotary Club will host the 13th Annual John Ed Luther Memorial Golf Tournament at Timber Ridge Golf Course in Memphis on Friday, May 10th. Registration for the event will open at 9 a.m. with tee off set for 10:30 a.m. The tournament will feature a four-player scramble format. Entry is $260 per […]

Scotland County Rotary Club Continues Support of Shoes for Orphaned Souls

Scotland County Rotarians recently purchased and donated 244 pairs of new shoes and several pairs of new socks to the Shoes for Orphan Souls project which is supported by Rotary International.   The Scotland County Rotary Club donated its collection of 244 pairs of new shoes, for Buckner Shoes for Orphan Souls for the Rotary District 6040 […]

Changing Lives One Step at a Time – Shoes From the Heart Visits Memphis

Students at the Memphis Head Start were treated to a special surprise March 15th as representatives of Shoes From the Heart, Missouri Care and the Scotland County Rotary Club visited the center. Each student received a new pair of shoes, courtesy of the Macon-based charity, Shoes From the heart. Founder Donnie Bonuchi said his organization […]

Rotary Club Planning 11th Annual John Ed Luther Memorial Golf Event

The Scotland County Rotarians will honor a former member once again.  The local charity group will host the 2017 John Ed Luther Memorial Golf Tournament on May 12th at the Timber Ridge Golf Course in Memphis. Luther, a long-time member of Rotary, was an avid golfer.  After his death in 2006 following a battle with […]

City Seeking Partners to Help Fund  Park Shelter Upgrades

In a continuing effort to revitalize the municipal parks system, the City of Memphis on Thursday night authorized a pair of projects to upgrade shelters at Johnson and Legion parks. The city council unanimously approved a project to replace the roof of the Legion Park shelter. A new ceiling will be installed to protect the […]

Rotary Club Planning 10th Annual John Ed Luther Memorial Golf Event

The Scotland County Rotarians will honor a former member once again.  The local charity group will host the 2016 John Ed Luther Memorial Golf Tournament on May 6th at the Timber Ridge Golf Course in Memphis. Luther, a long-time member of Rotary, was an avid golfer.  After his death in 2006 following a battle with […]

District 6040 Governor Visits Scotland County Rotary Club

The members of the Scotland County Rotary Club recently hosted the Rotary District 6040 Governor, Ralph Cupelli, from Kirksville.  There are over 540 Rotary Districts around the world and there are three Rotary districts in Missouri. DG Cupelli has 57 Rotary clubs in his district. Rotary International has a membership roster of approximately 1,228,076 members in […]

Doc Wiggins Receives Rotary Club’s 2015 Civic Award

The Rotary Club of Scotland County recently held their annual Installation of Officers & Awards Banquet.  The Rotary year begins every July and this year’s officers are President-Bill Kiddoo; Secretary-Karl DeMarce; Treasurer-Jeff Behrens; Sergeant at Arms-Rayburn Snell and Past President-Brent Walker.  Rotary District 6040 Governor, Ralph Cupelli, of Kirksville, was on hand to install the […]

Rotary Club Collecting New Shoes for Vulnerable Children 

A simple pair of children’s shoes may not look powerful, but they can make a big difference in the lives of vulnerable children and orphans around the world. Memphis Rotary club is teaming up with Buckner International to ask Scotland county residents to collect new shoes for children in need. The annual nationwide “Shoes for […]