Area News

Changes on Distribution Day at Food Pantry

The next distribution day at the Food Pantry will be April 3, 2020 with some changes. No one will be allowed into the building except workers. When customers pull up, someone will take their name and the names of anyone they are picking up for. Then vehicles will be loaded, all distributions being the same…

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Attention !

Sheriff Wayne Winn 117 S. Market St. Room 3 Memphis, Mo 63555 660-465-2151 Until further notice, the Scotland County Sheriffs’ Office will be closed to the public. Call 660-465-2151 to make an appointment. If you have any question contact Chief Deputy Bryan Whitney. Thank you Scotland County Sheriff’s Office

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WGU Missouri Announces Plans to Fund Dozens of Classroom Projects Across the State

 Jessica Denham                                                                                                    Contact for enrollment information: [email protected]                                                                                 missouri.wgu.edu With schools closing across Missouri due to the spread of Covid-19, many are realizing just how vital teachers are in educating our future generations; the online university wants to celebrate K-12 teachers by encouraging them to submit their classroom projects for funding consideration online by April…

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Gov. Parson Issues Executive Order to Relax Hours of Operation for Motor Carriers

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Gov. Mike Parson today issued an executive order to relax the hours of operation for motor carriers to give them more flexibility in transporting goods to aid in Missouri’s COVID-19 emergency response. The governor’s executive order supports the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s national emergency declaration to provide hours-of-service regulatory relief…

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MDC Closures

MDC to close nature centers and visitor centers starting Thursday Closures done to help protect public amid coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) announces it will close its nature centers, visitor centers, and education centers around the state to visitors effective Thursday, March 19, to help protect the…

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Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Submitted by Clerk Batina Dodge Thursday, March 5, 2020 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 A.M. PRESENT WERE:  Presiding Commissioner, Duane Ebelin,                                Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt,      …

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Courthouse Limits Those Who May Come In

As of March 17, St. Patrick’s Day 2020 until April 3, 2020, the courthouse of Scotland County, located in Memphis, Missouri has been declared off limits to the following: Persons who have traveled to any foreign country in the last 14 days Persons who reside with or had contact with someone who has traveled to…

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Scotland County Library Closing for Two Weeks

Since Scotland County R-1 has cancelled classes through March 27th and the fact that books cannot be fully disinfected, Scotland County Memorial will close on March 17th at 5:30. The library will remain closed through March 30th. This date is subject to change, depending on the situation. Due dates for DVDs have been extended to…

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