Habitat for Humanity of Nodaway County dedicated its ninth house built in Nodaway County on February 26. Joshua and Alea Mullins and their four children, Elijah, Micah, Isaiah and Calia, are the proud owners of the home at 1315 East Jenkins Street, Maryville. The family took possession of the home after its closing in January.
The Maryville Middle School Community Recognition Action Team awarded the Golden Milkbone award to the Mozingo Lake Recreation Park Watson 9 Golf Course on February 24. The Watson 9 was honored for its exceptional benefit to the community. Team members said the junior golf program teaches the fundamentals of golf while instilling moral values and
By Christina Rice Holly Cronk opened her new store, Ferluknat Farm, on February 9. The store’s name is in memory of her pet pig, Arnie. Arnie was a runt that Cronk rescued as a piglet. The farmer brought the pig to school and she kept him in the counselor’s office and the boiler room for
By Christina Rice Editor’s note: The writer is telling her personal story with black mold poisoning and her healing process, sharing information that she has learned through the articles in this series. She does not have a medial degree, but consults her physician in the writing of these articles. For those of you just joining
MSHSAA Class 1 Basketball Sectionals: Jefferson girls advance with 46-32 win; boys end season with 50-55 loss Both Jefferson boys and girls basketball teams advanced to the Missouri State High School Athletic Association Class One sectionals. Both teams played on February 28 at St. Joseph Civic Arena. The boys went up against North Andrew and
“The Groom said No” is the West Nodaway dinner theater play which will begin seating at 6 pm, Friday, March 10 at the school. A chicken and beef taco dinner will be served at 6:15 pm. The play will follow at 7 pm. Admission is $12.50.
Memory Cafe will be held from 10 to 11 am, Thursday, March 9 at the First United Methodist Church Gathering Space, 102 North Main Street, Maryville. The cafe is open to people with memory loss and their care partners to enjoy a social outing. Reservations are welcome, but are not required. To register or for
A computing error on the state-assessed railroad and utility levy by county staff resulted in a tax miscalculation that affected all area schools. The capital projects levy for two school districts, Maryville R-II and Northeast Nodaway R-V, was not entered into the software program that calculates the distribution of tax money to the school districts.
Don Marvin Callow, 64, Maryville, died peacefully at his home Saturday, February 25, 2017. Visitation was Tuesday, February 28, 2017, at Price Funeral Home, Maryville. Memorial services were held at 10 am, Wednesday, March 1 at the Bethany Christian Church, Barnard. Inurnment followed services at Prairie Home Cemetery, Graham. In lieu of flowers, donations may
Alice Louise McGinnis Gray, Springfield, formerly of Maryville, 92, went to her eternal home on February 28, 2017. Visitation will be at 10 am, Friday, March 3 at the First United Methodist Church, Maryville, followed by the funeral service at 11. Burial will be at the Miriam Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established in