Scotland County, MO

Scotland County, MOMemphis Democrat

Phyllis Comstock Obituary

Phyllis Loraine (Martin) Comstock, 89 of Memphis, Missouri, formerly of Downing, Missouri went home to be with her sweet Jesus and her sweetheart, Junior on Sunday, January 17, 2021 after contracting COVID-19 at the Scotland County Care Center in Memphis, Missouri. The daughter of Minor Franklin and Beulah Ruth (Eiffert)...
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Blood shortage could cause delays in treatment for rural hospitals

MEMPHIS, Mo. — When doctors look to save lives at a rural hospitals, having the resources can be the difference between life and death. With the current blood shortage in the United States, blood donations are coming from farther and farther away, causing a delay in when hospitals are receiving this critical resource.
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MFA Oil Foundation Awards Grant To University of Missouri Scotland County Extension

Columbia, Missouri – The MFA Oil Foundation has awarded a grant to the University of Missouri Scotland County Extension to assist with purchasing a copier/printer replacement. The MFA Oil Foundation provides support to nonprofit organizations that are working to improve communities where MFA Oil has a significant concentration of members and employees. Since it was established in 1998, the MFA Oil Foundation has awarded more than one million dollars in grants.
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Hospital Recognizes Employees for Years of Service

The Scotland County Hospital (SCH) Employee Engagement Committee, in Memphis, recognized employees for their years of service with the organization and recently awarded service pins during National Hospital Week. The Hospital is in its 51st year of providing healthcare services in the community and opened its doors on July 20, 1970.
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Tiger Track Athletes Advance to State Meet

MONROE CITY, Mo.- 5/15/21- Several Scotland County Tiger track and field competitors advanced from the district track meet to the sectional meet held this past Saturday at Monroe City. Despite the less than nominal conditions, the athletes represented Scotland County well. The top four finishers in each event final advanced to the state track meet to be held this Saturday at Jefferson City High School.
Scotland County, MOKirksville Daily Express & Crier

Knox, Scotland, Schuyler represented on all-Lewis & Clark baseball team

The Lewis & Clark Conference was the first out of the gate with its all-conference baseball team this week, highlighting players from Knox, Scotland and Schuyler counties. Knox went 7-1 in the league and shared the conference title with Salisbury. In his first year, David Cameron was named the coach of the year.
Atlanta, MOMoberly Monitor-Index & Democrat

Westran holds off Atlanta, but loses to LCC rival Scotland County

Westran's baseball team took a 6-1 lead going into the bottom of the seventh inning Tuesday and watched Atlanta threatened them by scoring three runs and had runners at the corners with one out. Relief pitcher Leyton Bain induced a fielder's choice ground out that prevented another run to materialize...
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Public Comment Period Opens on Statewide Transportation Improvement Program

JEFFERSON CITY – A draft 2022-2026 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) that focuses on taking care of the state’s existing transportation system was presented today to the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission. A 30-day public review and comment period begins today. Scotland County projects include:. -Route A-Bridge improvements over Burlington...
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Rural health department helps meet community needs

MEMPHIS, Mo. — In rural Missouri, county health departments take on a variety of tasks. Sarah Krouse, administrator for the Scotland County Health Department in northeast Missouri, says the department does a lot to help meet the needs of the community. “We do a little bit of everything,” she says.
Scotland County, MOMemphis Democrat

Lucas Shines on Senior Night

MEMPHIS, Mo.- 4/26/21- It was senior night at Tiger Field last Monday, but it was a junior that stole the show. The Scotland County Tigers (7- 6) outdueled the Schuyler County Rams (4-9) to a 14-9 victory, and the five RBIs that Lucas had made the difference. He went 4-4 at the plate, with a single, double and a pair of home runs. His homer in the 5th was a two-run blast while his dinger in the 6th was a solo shot.
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Scotland County Provides New Option For Proper Disposal Of Worn U.S. Flags

WASHINGTON – In partnership with the National Association of Counties and Missouri Association of Counties, the Scotland County Commission has installed a flag retirement box, at no cost to the county, at the Scotland County Courthouse located in the first floor hallway. “This centrally-located drop-off provides convenience while respecting our...

NEMO teen injured after truck hits utility pole in Scotland County

SCOTLAND COUNTY, Mo. — A teen was injured in a Scotland County crash Monday morning. The crash happened around 9:20 a.m. on Highway 136, one mile west of Memphis. Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers say a 16-year-old male from Lancaster, Mo., was travelling eastbound in a small pickup, when the truck ran off the road and struck a utility pole.
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Michael Lane Steeples Obituary

Michael Lane Steeples, 61 years of age, of Edina, MO formerly of Memphis, MO, passed away at Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania on April 2, 2021. He was the first-born son of Audrie Wayne and Veda Darlene (Garrison) Steeples, Michael was born at Keosauqua, IA, on December 22, 1959. He attended Granger Grade...