South Nodaway students Elizabeth Turpin, Jordan Murphy, Dolores Holtman, Emily Skoglund and Connor LaBryer won second place in the Northwest Missouri regional envirothon competition held this fall, qualifying their team for the state competition April 26, 2018. This year, science teacher Kortni McCreath took three teams from the school to compete. Envirothon teams consist of
Sunday • West Nodaway FFA breakfast, 8 am • MHS Musical, 3 pm Monday • Horace Mann Scholastic Book Fair • North Nodaway BB/Cheer photos • Northeast Nodaway, St. Gregory’s, West Nodaway 8th DARE movie • South Nodaway 4-6 field trip • Jefferson Homecoming class meetings, 8:15 am • Jefferson DARE graduation, 11 am •
Christina Lea Sunderman Robertson, 37, Clarinda, IA, died Tuesday, November 7, 2017, at her home. Services were November 16 at Walker-Merrick-Eickemeyer Funeral Chapel, Clarinda, IA. Memorials may be made to the family in Mrs. Robertson’s name. Arrangements were under the direction of Walker-Merrick-Eickemeyer Funeral Chapel, Clarinda, IA.
Saturday, November 18 has multiple opportunities for Christmas shopping in Maryville. • Fifth annual Christmas Craft Fair at the Maryville Community Center, 1407 North Country Club Road, 9 am to 2 pm. • Eighth annual Christmas Shopping Spree at the Nodaway County Senior Center, 1210 East First Street, 9 am to 4 pm. • Christmas
The West Nodaway FFA will serve breakfast from 8 am to noon, Sunday, November 19 at the Burlington Jct. American Legion building. The free-will donation breakfast will feature pancakes, biscuits and gravy, potatoes, bacon and scrambled eggs.
Veterans Day, November 11, saw many veterans and family members turn out for the dedication of the Nodaway County Freedom Rock® in Franklin Park, Seventh and Main Streets, Maryville. Members of the American Legion Posts in Nodaway County stand at parade rest for the ceremony. The Freedom Rock® is the Centennial Legacy Project of the
As we move into the middle of November, the college basketball season is in full swing. In addition, it was also the Early Signing period, November 8-15, for recruits from the class of 2018. Seventy-eight out of the Top 100 high school players have already made commitments. Primarily to perennial contenders like Duke, Kansas, Kentucky,
The Skidmore City Council held its first meeting at Newton Hall after completion of renovations to the facility on November 9. Newton Hall provides a larger venue than the city hall allowing more Skidmore citizens and guests to be accommodated. At the meeting, Mayor Tracy Shewey requested that City Clerk Jennifer Poland find the agreement
The Worth County Tigers including several Northeast Nodaway boys won the privilege to play in the Show-Me State Football Championships by winning 58-14 against the North Andrew Cardinals. The Tigers will face Sedalia Sacred Heart at 3 pm, Saturday, November 18 in Springfield. For more photos and information, see the printed Nodaway News Leader.
KCP&L sent representatives to the Hopkins City Council meeting on November 13 to answer questions on the lighting and billing changes and discrepancies. Dan Hegeman, north district community affairs manager, and Larry Stuart, area manager, explained that street lights were being changed from 150 watt HPS fixtures to Class C LED, Type III, 82 watt