Area News

Memphis Man Hurt in Crash on Highway 136

A Memphis man was injured in a one-vehicle crash on Highway 136 at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, February 3rd. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Danny L. Short, 65, was westbound on Highway 136, one mile west of Memphis, when the 1999 Chevy Silverado he was driving travelled off the right side of the…

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City of Gorin Announces Plans to Renovate Ballpark

The City of Gorin has announced plans for several projects targeting rejuvenating the rural northeast Missouri community. Gorin Mayor Teresa L. Norton recently announced three projects that are ongoing in the Scotland County town. The Gorin City Hall will be the site of a veterans’ wall. This commemorative collaboration will feature photos and information about…

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MDC Now Requires Landowner Registration for Free, Discounted Permits

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds Missouri resident and nonresident landowners who qualify to receive free or discounted deer and turkey hunting permits to register their properties in MDC’s new Landowner Permit Registry either online or by completing a paper application. Starting this year, resident landowners with 20 or more…

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New Arrivals

BABY CLUBB Ian Cose Clubb was born at the University of Iowa Hospital, Iowa City, IA on December 7, 2019. Ian weighed 3 lbs 15 oz and was 15.5 inches long. Proud parents are Nate and Lucinda Clubb of Bible Grove, MO. Ian joins big sister Elena Clubb. Grandparents are Jeff and Helen Clubb of…

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Four Board Members to Be Elected to

Four county residents have completed terms of office on the Scotland County University of Missouri Extension Council and will be succeeded by new members after a February 15 through February 17, 2017 election.

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Major Highway Upgrades Announced at NEMO Transportation Advisory Committee Meeting

A pair of key transportation improvements for northeast Missouri appear to be moving into the next cycle of the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP), which sets forth the specific construction projects the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) will undertake in the next five years. Former MoDOT district planning engineer Tom Batenhorst informed the representatives of…

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Thank a Farmer Week

The Missouri farm Bureau is reminding the community that agriculture impacts lives daily. Thanks to farmers in Missouri and around the world consumers have food choices, clothing, transportation, shelter and so much more. Missouri Farm Bureau and county Farm Bureau’s across the state are joining forces to celebrate the importance of agriculture, February 2-8, during…

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City of Gorin Announces Plans to Renovate Ballpark

The City of Gorin has announced plans for several projects targeting rejuvenating the rural northeast Missouri community. Gorin Mayor Teresa L. Norton recently announced three projects that are ongoing in the Scotland County town. The Gorin City Hall will be the site of a veterans’ wall. This commemorative collaboration will feature photos and information about…

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