The Ravenwood Community Betterment breakfast will be held from 8 am to noon on Sunday, June 25, at the Ravenwood Community Building, on West Hawk Street. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children. The breakfast includes: bacon, hashbrowns, biscuits and gravy, fried and scrambled eggs, pancakes, coffee and juice. Proceeds go for the
The Pickering Lions will hold a motorcycle poker run fundraiser with check-in starting at 1 pm, Saturday, June 24. The ride begins at 2 pm from the Pickering Community Building, where it will end with a steak fry. First hand and meal are $30, additional hands are $5 each.
Wear Blue: Run to Remember, Maryville, meet-up will be at 9 am, Saturday, June 24, at the Raymond J. Courter College Park Pavilion at Northwest Missouri State University. The event is an informal gathering where runners honor the service and sacrifice of the American military. For more information, visit the Facebook page, Wear Blue Maryville
William Liebing, 75, Maryville, formerly of Long Island, NY, died Friday, June 16, 2017, at his home. Services will be 11 am, June 22 at St. Gregory’s Catholic Church, Maryville, with burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Maryville. Memorials may be made to the St. Gregory’s Manna Kitchen. Online condolences may be left at bramfuneralhome.com. Arrangements
Bonnie Louise Mathers, 92, Maryville, died Saturday, June 17, 2017. Visitation will be from 6:30 pm to 8 pm, June 20, at Price Funeral Home, Maryville. Funeral services will be 10 am, June 21 at the First Presbyterian Church, Maryville, with burial in Hillcrest Cemetery, Skidmore. Memorials may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, Maryville.
Kenneth “Kenny” Eugene Frueh, 62, Maryville, died Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Mosaic Life Care, St. Joseph. Services were June 19 at St. Gregory Barbarigo Catholic Church, Maryville, with burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Maryville. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society for the Nodaway County Birthday Brigade Team with Relay For Life
George Roosevelt Gayler, 95, Maryville, died Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at his home. Funeral services were June 17 at the First United Methodist Church, Maryville, with burial in Miriam Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the George R. Gayler Scholarship at Northwest Missouri State University or Maryville First United Methodist Church. Online condolences may
The city of Burlington Jct. voted to contract its maintenance labor during the regular meeting June 12. The contract was awarded to Alliance Water Resources, a Missouri-based company with headquarters in Columbia, for $106,939 a year. Previously, Mayor Justin Plymell stated the city would spend approximately the same amount of money per year by contracting
The Maryville High School girls soccer team worked on their footwork and other skills during soccer camp this week. Coach Dale Reuter demonstrated the proper follow through on a kick to Ella Hazen as they practiced together. For more photos, see the June 15, 20017, Nodaway News Leader.
At the June 12 meeting of the Skidmore City Council, Ordinance #2017Board concerning the board of aldermen was approved with a section allowing for closed meetings without taking the Sunshine Law into account. Section 9 states: The council members shall at any time determine by resolution that any meeting or portion thereof shall be private