The Hoof and Horn Saddle Club will hold a Horse Poker Ride with registration at noon, Saturday, September 17. The ride starts at 1 pm from the Hoof & Horn Arena, Burlington Jct. Cost is $20 per rider. In case of inclement weather call 660.853.9149 or 660.582.6835 or visit the Facebook page, Hoof & Horn
The Northwest Missouri Beebusters monthly meeting is from 7 to 9 pm, Monday, September 12 at the Nodaway County Administration Building. Anyone interested in bees is welcome. For more information, visit northwestmissouribeebusters.com.
The annual Treese Reunion will be Sunday, September 11 at the Little Red Schoolhouse, Clearmont, with a basket dinner at 12:30 pm. Doors open at 11 am. For more information, contact Phyllis Abbott at 660.582.4017.
An all-you-can-eat fish and chicken fry will be from 5 to 7 pm, Saturday, September 10 at the American Legion Post 100, 1104 East Fifth Street, Maryville. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 11 and under. All proceeds support veteran programs.
The Pickering Lions Club will hold a Motorcycle Poker Run and Steak Fry with check-in at noon, Saturday, September 10. The ride starts at 1 pm from the Pickering Community Building. The meal, which includes steak, potato and salad, and first hand is $20; an extra hand is $5.
North-West Nodaway Quarterback Korbin Koch runs with a keeper as Platte Valley’s Jordan Murphy gives chase. The NWN football team ended the night with a 36-26 win during the North Nodaway Homecoming Celebration.
The Nodaway County commissioners set the property tax for the coming year during a public hearing on August 31. The commissioners approved a total tax rate of 22¢ per $100 assessed value with 5¢ for the Senior Citizen Fund, 5¢ for the Senate Bill 40 fund and 12¢ for the county tax. County Clerk Karen
Jeanine Montgomery, Maryville, is training a puppy for Leader Dogs for the Blind. Leader Dogs for the Blind, Rochester Hills, MI, raises and trains dogs for blind and visually impaired individuals. The business raises 500 puppies a year and places 250 of them with clients annually. Montgomery, a member of the Maryville Pride Lions Club,
SSM Health St. Francis Hospital is inviting the community to an open house from 7:30 to 9:30 am, Friday, September 9 to peek, meet and celebrate. A preview of the new emergency department will give visitors the chance to see how the space has been expanded and updated with all private rooms, including two trauma
The Nodaway News Leader had two new faces join the team this summer. Brent Johnson, Stanberry, joined the Nodaway News Leader as the advertising designer in August. Johnson, son of Terri and Dr. Bruce Johnson, grew up in Stanberry with two younger brothers, Taylor and Trevor. Johnson worked on his high school newspaper and graduated