Month: September

Maitland UMC hosts Orphan Train Program

Nodaway County Historical Society and the Holt County Historical Society are holding a joint program on the Orphan Trains at 2 pm, Sunday, September 24 at the Maitland United Methodist Church. The Children’s Aid Society, New York City was created by Charles Loring Brace to help street children “by placing them with families in other

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Hopkins to have beef, noodles dinner

The Hopkins Community Club will sponsor a Beef and Noodles Dinner from 11 am to 1 pm on Sunday, September 24 at the Hopkins Community Building. The menu of homemade beef and noodles, mashed potatoes, greenbeans, salads and drinks costs $8 for adults and $3 for children. Proceeds support community projects.

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UMC to hold fish, chicken fry in Parnell

The Parnell United Methodist Church will hold a fish and chicken fry from 11 am to 1:30 pm, Sunday, September 24 in the church basement. The free will offering fry will feature white pollock fish, deep fried chicken, baked potatoes, cole slaw, baked beans, corn, green beans, hot rolls, desserts and drinks.

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WN FFA serves breakfast

The West Nodaway FFA Breakfast will be from 8 am to noon, Sunday, September 24 at the Burlington Jct. American Legion building. The free will donation breakfast will feature pancakes, biscuits and gravy, potatoes, bacon and scrambled eggs.

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Ravenwood breakfast to be held

The Ravenwood Community Betterment breakfast will be held from 8 am to noon on Sunday, September 24 at the Ravenwood Community Building, on West Hawk Street. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children. The breakfast includes: bacon, hashbrowns, biscuits and gravy, fried and scrambled eggs, pancakes, coffee and juice. Proceeds go for the

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Downtown Maryville seeks slogan ideas from community

Everyone who lives in or visits this city has a reason they’ve chosen Maryville. Downtown Maryville is asking community citizens to identify what it is that makes Maryville special, and to come up with a slogan or phrase that defines it. Downtown Maryville is an organization made up of local business people with the common

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Beulah Bernice West

Beulah Bernice West, 102, Sheridan, died Thursday, September 14, 2017, at St. Francis Hospital, Maryville. Graveside services were held Monday, September 18 at Oak Hill Cemetery, Clearmont. Memorials may be given to the American Heart Association. Online condolences may be left at pricefuneralhomemaryville.com. Arrangements were under the direction of Price Funeral Home.

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Burlington Jct. First Christian Church holds biker Sunday

Approximately 100 people, including more than two dozen motorcyclists, attended First Christian Church in Burlington Jct. on September 10 for a biker Sunday. The congregation invited members of the local Christian Motorcycle Association Chapters (CMA) to come. CMA area representatives David and Kim Sampson, Trenton, shared their testimony. A collection was taken for the CMA

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