As I have traveled around the region recently, I have seen many patches of cut-leaved teasel along roadways. Cut-leaved teasel (Dipsacus laciniatus), as well as the closely related common teasel (Dipsacus fullonum), is a biennial weed and one of the 12 weeds that the Missouri Department of Agriculture classifies as a noxious weed. Once teasel
The Skidmore City Council met on July 19 to further discuss areas of concern with nuisance properties within the city limits. Mayor Tracy Shewey was able to find the most current ordinance, “Nuisance 2015.” The council minutes of October 8, 2015, showed the passage of the ordinance, with aldermen Rick Allen, Elaina Smock, Chris Smock
Carson Rogers, son of Jonathan Rogers and Randi Jackson, and Lillian Linhart, daughter of Andrew and Ashli Linhart, wait patiently for the parade to begin. The Little Mr. and Little Miss. completed their reign by riding through the parade. For more photos pick up the July 26 edition of the Nodaway News Leader or look
The Friends Caring group will meet at 4 pm, Thursday, August 2 in the Friendship Hall, First United Methodist Church, 102 North Main Street, Maryville. Friends Caring is for individuals of all ages who find themselves alone, either by choice, divorce, death or other circumstances. The hour of sharing, scripture led by Rev. Marjean Ehlers
The Nodaway County Republican Women will hold a meeting at 11:30 am, Thursday, August 2 at Pizza Ranch, Maryville.
The traditional End of Summer Reading party for the Maryville Public Library will be a swim party from 7 to 9 pm, Saturday, July 28 at the Maryville Aquatic Center. Children who have read at least eight hours or for the younger ages have read 96 books are eligible to go. To check eligibility or
The Open Door Christian Center in Bolckow, is celebrating 25 years of God’s faithfulness with camp meeting services beginning at 7 pm, Thursday, July 26 and Friday, July 27 at the ballfield. At 10:30 am, Sunday, July 29 a celebration service will be held at the church. “The Miracle of Bolckow” by David Page is
Levi and Tabitha Carter, Burlington Jct., announce the birth of a daughter, Nova Joyce, born Thursday, July 19, 2018, at Community Hospital, Fairfax. She weighed six pounds and one ounce. Maternal grandmother is Theresa Rosenbohm, Rock Port. Paternal grandparents are Luke and Sarah Carter, Clearfield, IA, and Megan Carter, Maryville. Maternal great-grandparents are Allen and
Steven Craig Bonner, formerly of Maitland, died Wednesday, July 18, 2018, in Springfield. A memorial service will be held in the fall at the Maitland Cemetery. Memorials may be to Maitland Community Betterment at MCB Press Fund, c/o Farmer’s State Bank; 303 South 2nd Street, Maitland, MO 64466.
Ruth M Wright, 87, Skidmore, died Sunday, July 22, 2018, at Nodaway Nursing Home, Maryville. Services will be held July 25 at Price Funeral Home. The family suggests memorials to the Burr Oak Cemetery or SSM Hospice. Online condolences may be left at pricefuneralhomemaryville.com Arrangements were under the direction of Price Funeral Home.