By David SharpNortheast Missouri was well represented at the May 16-17 Class 1 and 2 MSHSAA Track and Field Championships, held at Dwight T. Reed Stadium on the campus of Lincoln University at Jefferson City. Knox County and Highland athletes claimed a total of ten state medals while Clark County brought home five medals.Top eightREAD MORE
By Crystal Howerton Commencement exercises for the Knox County R-1 Class of 2008 were held in the high school gymnasium on Saturday evening, May 17 at 7:00 p.m.Soon-to-be graduates entered the gymnasium to “Pomp and Circumstance” compliments of Organist Carol Hayes.Following the processional, introductions were made by High School Principal Andy Turgeon. Class President SarahREAD MORE
Submitted by VFW Post #4822 from VFW official website It’s a sacred day to all war veterans: None need to be reminded of the reason that Memorial Day must be commemorated. But what about the general public, and more important, future generations? Do most non-veterans really recognize the importance of the day honoring their fellowREAD MORE
A building permit submitted by Samuel R. Smith at 407 E. Church caused some concern among neighbors during the City Council meeting Monday evening, May 12, 2008.READ MORE
Beatrice Owens, 86, of Memphis, formerly of Gorin died Wednesday, May 14, 2008 at the Scotland County Care Center in Memphis.
Long, Johnson, Gillenwater, Lynch and Oliver III Take Opening Night Checkers at the Scotland County Speedway by Brian NealMemphis, MO (May 17) – Finally mother nature shined on the Scotland County Speedway in Memphis, MO, after three straight rain outs the opening night of the 2008 season was put in the books. Taking home featureREAD MORE