Bernard C. “Bernie” Eckstein, 80, Stanberry, died Thursday, November 9, 2017, in St. Joseph. A gathering and dinner for family and friends was held Monday, November 13 at the American Legion Building, Conception Jct. Inurnment will be at a later date in Hall Cemetery, Stanberry. Online condolences may be left at robersonpolleychapel.com. Arrangements were under
Michael Eugene “Mike” Calfee, 67, Elmo, died Wednesday, November 8, 2017, near Elmo. Mass of Christian burial was Monday, November 13 at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church, Burlington Jct. Burial with full military honors was in the Lamar Cemetery, Elmo. Memorials can be directed to the family to help with final expenses or to St. Benedict’s
The South Nodaway Marching Band participated in the annual Missouri Days Festival in Trenton on October 20, where the band received sixth place in Class 2. For more photos, see the printed Nodaway News Leader.
Residents of Nodaway Township passed the ballot issue approving $200,000 in a road bond during the November 7 election. There were 16.64 percent of the registered voters who turned out for the vote. The count had 72 who voted yes and 16 voting no, for a total of 88 votes out of 529 registered voters
The November 3 district crown went to Worth County with a 44-22 win over Stanberry. Next, the Tigers will play the North Andrew Cardinals at 7 pm, Friday, November 10 at Grant City. Center Colton Wilmes snaps the ball to Tiger quarterback Ryan McClellan. For more photos and information, see the printed Nodaway News Leader.
Nodaway County schools were represented by six runners at the State Championship Cross Country meets held on November 4. Ashley Riley represented the Platte Valley Longhorns in the Class 1 state championship. She placed first and was an All-State Medalist with a time of 19:55.53, over a minute faster than the second place finisher. For
A Nodaway County woman died in an accident that occurred during the evening hours of November 5 on Route DD and Route C, eight miles north of Mound City. Franki J. Schubert, 28, Conception Jct., was southbound on Route DD when she failed to stop at a stop sign. Her vehicle crossed Route C, traveling
The Nodaway County Commissioners received the results for the calendar year 2016 audit, which was performed by McBride, Lock and Associates, LLC, Kansas City. The auditors highlighted four findings from the research. A duplicate payment of $25,096 was issued. The vendor issued the county a statement reflecting a credit balance and the issue was resolved.
Sunday • North Nodaway School Play • Nodaway-Holt SHNH football banquet, 5 pm Monday • Maryville, North Nodaway, South Nodaway, West Nodaway no school • MMS, PV, NEN, NN JH BB – NEN Tourney begins • NH, WN JH BB – South Holt Tourney begins • South Nodaway FCA Operation Christmas Child collection • Jefferson
The city of Maryville will be building a new public safety building at the location of First Street and Vine, where the Washington Middle School previously resided. The 1.8 acres were purchased from the Maryville R-II School District for $157,500. Architects from WSK&F Architects, Inc., Kansas City, performed a needs study last year on the