Community garden takes root at Northwest

Posted May 29, 2015 at 8:01 pm

 After years of planning and hard work, the growing season for a new community garden maintained by Northwest Missouri State University’s School of Agriculture Sciences is underway. But the garden’s roots will extend beyond the campus.

The purpose of the community garden, which was completed last fall and is located near the Dean L. Hubbard Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, is to grow produce for The Ministry Center and the Nodaway County Senior Center. It also will provide opportunities for students and community members to observe various production practices used in gardening.

This summer, Maryville Hy-Vee and Northwest are partnering to provide an opportunity for individuals and organizations to contribute to the garden by donating seeds and plants. Additionally, Hy-Vee employees and

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    25th Tobin Benefit Golf Classic sees dry skies

    Posted May 28, 2015 at 1:00 pm

    Weather was not a factor in the annual Tobin golf tourney held May 21 -22 at Mozingo Lake Golf Course. Several golfers enjoyed the green course while supporting the St. Francis Hospital as a benefit. The Tobins have hosted

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    Downtown Sounds combine with Kids Block Party

    Posted May 27, 2015 at 1:00 pm

    Peter Allen of Parasol Puppets, Jamesport, stepped up to highlight the first of three Downtown Sounds events sponsored by the Greater Maryville Chamber of Commerce on May 21. Allen, along with his wife Debbie, presented the Punch and Judy

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    Bright skies adorn Memorial Day ceremony

    Posted May 26, 2015 at 6:28 pm

    Several veteran organizations were represented in the firing squad and flag detail at the annual Nodaway County Memorial Day program on May 25, held this year at the Nodaway County Courthouse.

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