Mary Bever
Kurby Weldon
Sue Ann Andrews
Joseph Mattson
Patricia Thompson
Hubert Gumm

Posted July 19, 2016 at 8:38 pm

Mary Bever

Mary A. Baumli Bever, 85, Maryville, died Thursday, July 14, 2016, at St Francis Healthcare, Maryville.

A Mass of Christian burial was held Tuesday, July 19 at St. Gregory’s Catholic Church, with burial in St. Mary Cemetery, Maryville.

Memorials may be made to St. Gregory Barbarigo Catholic Church Cemeteries.

Online condolences may be left at

Arrangements were under the direction of Price Funeral Home, Maryville.

Kurby Weldon

G. Kurby Weldon, 61, Maryville, died Friday, July 15, 2016, at Nodaway Nursing Home, Maryville.

Funeral services were held

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    Pick out some new recipes perfect for summertime fun

    Editor’s note: this is the fifth in a series of articles about summer ideas found on our Pinterest page.

    Need some new recipes to spice up your summertime potluck or picnic fare? Our Good Eats page on Pinterest contains hundreds of ideas.

    I picked three seasonal and flavorful recipes that my two kids helped me with: Frozen Lemonade Pie, Crockpot BBQ Coca-Cola Pulled Pork and Corn, Tomato and Cucumber Salad.

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    Put a little pop in your 4th of July celebration

    Editor’s note: this is the third in a series of articles about summer ideas found on our Pinterest page.

    Need some new ideas for your Independence Day family get-together or neighborhood gathering? We’ve got you covered. The NNL Fourth of July Pinterest page has over 200 ideas to help you out.

    We experimented with three ideas this week: Confetti Launchers, Firecracker Cookies and July 4th Layered Drinks. And did so pretty successfully.

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    South Nodaway BOE

    South Nodaway

    The South Nodaway R-IV Board of Education met on June 21 to discuss the following school district business:

    Johnnie Silkett, superintendent, gained approval from the board to work with Bruce Johnson of LJ Hart and Company, St. Louis, on refinancing the school district bonds. The current low interest rate would save the district $123,630. The district won’t be able to lock-in the savings until July.

    If interest rates

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    North Nodaway BOE

    North Nodaway

    The North Nodaway School Board met June 15 to select bids for a bus purchase, milk, bread, propane and trash removal.

    The board selected a bid from Midwest Transit to purchase a 250 horsepower International bus for $79,768. The board accepted the milk bid from Anderson-Erickson, the bread bid from Hy-Vee, the propane bid from Agriland FS and the trash bid from Porter Trash Service.

    Under new business,

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    HeRO applications now available

     Maryville received $49,500 in HOME Repair Opportunity (HeRO) program funds.

    The grant is funded by the Missouri Housing Development Commission (MHDC) whose mission is to improve the quality of life of the citizens of Missouri by expanding opportunities to improve and make more livable owner occupied single-family properties in eligible areas.

    The city will begin accepting applications now through July 15 and encouraging homeowners in the city limits of Maryville to take advantage of the limited funds

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    66th Annual 4th of July celebration sparks crowd in Elmo

    Tyler Marsh, son of Shannon and Jessica Marsh originally from Elmo; Ryker Hackett, son of Ryan and Nikki Hackett, Maryville; and Cameron Snodderly, son of Clint and Becky Snodderly, Burlington Jct., chase the five-week old piglet in the greased pig contest. The first person to acquire the tape off of the piglet was the winner. The winner received a free hotdog at the cookshack. All participants received vouchers for a free ice cream cone. One of the greased pigs squeezed through the slats of the fence to freedom, resulting

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    Motorcycle, car ride benefits NN

     The fourth annual Mustang Memorial Scholarship Fund Bike and Car Cruise Poker Run will hold registration from 9 to 10 am, Saturday, July 9 at the North Nodaway High School, Hopkins.

    Kickstands are up at 10 am. The cost is $15 per hand in advance, $20 per hand the day of the ride and funds go to the North Nodaway Mustang Memorial Scholarship. A motorcycle giveaway will feature a 2016 Indian Scout motorcycle, with tickets at $10 each or three for $25.


    Put a twist on your s’mores this summer

    Editor’s note: this is the second in a series of articles about summer ideas found on our Pinterest page.

    S’mores scream summer yum and fun, sitting around a campfire, enjoying the stars and lightning bugs.

    But there’s more you can do with your graham crackers, chocolate bars and marshmallows. Pinterest is full of ideas for variations on s’mores, especially when you’re not near a campfire or fire pit and still have a

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    Parade highlights BJ Town, Country Days

    The West Nodaway Ministerial Alliance, consisting of the BJ, Elmo and Clearmont United Methodist Churches, BJ First Christian Church and St. Benedict Catholic Church, have come together to form No Hunger Summer for the children of WN. This float and other walkers were in the parade to remind people of the program’s availability through July 29. Free meals are served 11:30 am to 1 pm, Monday-Friday. No lunch will be served on July 4.

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