Allyn Scott Graham, 81, Maryville, died Sunday, October 29, 2017, at Mosaic Life Care, St. Joseph. A visitation followed by a memorial service will be held at 10 am, Friday, November 3 at the First Baptist Church, Maryville. There will be no graveside service. Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, Maryville. Online
The Maryville Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 10 am, Saturday, November 4 at the First United Methodist Church, 102 North Main Street, Maryville. Bill R. Adams will be honored as the DAR November Patriot of the Month.
In district play, South Holt-Nodaway Holt was unable to advance after a 60-12 loss to the North Andrew Cardinals on October 27. Jake Cotton ties up the Cardinal player as quarterback Andrew Quinlin hands off the ball to Cole Alloway. Alloway had 10 tackles for the game. Spartan defence goes after the Cardinal ball carrier.
The 22nd annual Maryville Downtown Trick or Treat saw record numbers of trick or treaters and participating businesses, organizations, individuals and churches on October 30. Carol and Rod Couts give out pencils and rubber ducks from the doorway of Accent Signs. Not pictured was Melody Blair of Minnie Lane who was also treating the crowd.
The focus on supporting student learning by Northwest Missouri State University’s BD Owens Library continues Friday, November 3 during the 17th annual Brick & Click academic library conference. The one-day conference draws library professionals from throughout the nation to discuss and explore cutting-edge technologies, practical solutions and peer-reviewed presentations about student engagement, nextgen catalogs, collection