Area News

Music Boosters In Session After Holiday Break

The Scotland County Association of Music Parents met on January 16 in the high school band room. Business discussed included the Spaghetti Suppers to be held on January 28 and February 20 at the SCR-I basketball games.  Donations of items and/or money to purchase supplies are needed. See the SCAMP Facebook page or contact the…

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Ministerial Alliance Assists With Food Pantry Repairs

The Scotland county Ministerial Alliance (SCMA) met January 8, at 1 p.m. at the Lutheran Church.  Those present were Mark Appold, Karen Biggs, Josh Black, Dan Hite and Jack Sumption. Visitor was Valerie Brown, R.M. — Senior Life Solutions. There was no Treasurer’s Report. The Senior Life Solutions representative spoke to the group relative to…

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Thomas, McNutt Exchange Wedding Vows in Macon

Tori Lee McNutt and Bradley Dale Thomas, both of St. Joseph, were married at 4 p.m., November 2, at Emerson Fields, Macon.  The bride is the daughter of Josh McNutt, St. Joseph, and Tami Bottorff, Cameron. The groom is the son of Dale and Pam Thomas, Jefferson City (formerly of Memphis). Given in marriage by…

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Rutledge Woman, Children Hurt in Crash in Knox County

A Rutledge woman and two juvenile passengers in her vehicle were injured in a one-vehicle crash in Knox County on Tuesday, January 14th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol Jessica C. Shulatz, 30, was southbound on Old Lake Ave two miles north of Edina, when she lost control of the 2010 Ford F150 she…

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SC R-1 Superintendent’s Corner

Superintendent’s Corner The Scotland County R-1 School District will be hosting a public forum on the Four Day School Week. The purpose of the forum will be to provide information to the public and gain feedback from our school stakeholders. The school board set the following dates and times for the Four Day School Week…

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Scotland County R-I Elementary School Releases 2nd Quarter Honor Roll

Scotland County R-I Elementary School has announced the 2019-20 2nd Quarter Honor Roll. Students in Class 3A named to the A Honor Roll were Denny Black, Reagan Brewer, Brenan Douglas, Brody Drummond, Elijah Ellard, Hilary Hamm, Justin Holland, Emit Long, Bronson Mallett, Kayleigh Mathes, Jace McMinn, Kierstyn Moore, Urijah Richmond, Ava Stott, Charlotte Tallman, Bentley…

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COUNTY CLERK’S NOTICE OF PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE PRIMARY ELECTION

COUNTY CLERK’S NOTICE OF PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE PRIMARY ELECTION Notice is hereby given that a Presidential Preference Primary Election will be held at the regular polling places in each precinct of said County of Scotland and that the polls will be open between the hours of 6:00 A.M. and 7:00 P.M., on the second Tuesday after the…

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Volunteers Needed for SCR-I Scholar Bowl Invitational

The Scotland County Scholar Bowl team is looking for volunteers to help with the Scotland County Scholar Bowl Invitational on Saturday March 7.   Moderators, Spotters, Timers, and Scorekeepers are needed.  If interested, use the QR code attached to find a short form or contact Nathaniel Orr via email ( HYPERLINK “mailto:norr@scotland.k12.mo.us” norr@scotland.k12.mo.us) or through the…

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School Board to Host Public Forums to Discuss Four-Day School Week

The Scotland County R-I Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, January 9, 2020.  President, Christy Aylward, called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. with seven members present.     Consent Agenda   The board voted 7-0 to approve the following items on the consent agenda: December 11, 2019 Minutes Approve MSBA…

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