The Bearcats open their season at home August 30 with arch-rival Missouri Western. Last year, they ranked ninth nationally out of 168 Division II teams with an average attendance of 7,884 per home game. This map of 2017 average home attendance indicates the midwest states of Missouri and Kansas represented by the MIAA Conference had
The Maryville City Council approved events’ use of streets, made committee appointments and discussed the city’s trail system at its regular meeting August 27. The largest portion of the meeting was devoted to discussion of the city’s trail system. City Manager Greg McDanel brought the discussion to the council in hopes of securing upcoming grants from
The Nodaway County Farm Bureau recognized their 100th birthday with a party of over 160 members and their supporters at the Mozingo Conference Center August 21. The event was filled with awards, dignitaries, scholarship presentation and a meal catered by B&G Catering, Ravenwood. A traditional ribbon cutting was held on the deck with longtime member
The Mozingo Lake Recreation Park Advisory Board went over highlights from last year’s budget and discussed goals for its upcoming budget. Assistant City Manager Ryan Heiland gave the board an overview of last year’s budget that was focused intently on designing, building and opening the new conference center. He also mentioned the work done on
Paws at The Pub is a monthly social event to benefit the New Nodaway Humane Society. The event will be from 5 to 8 pm, Wednesday, August 29 at The Pub, 414 North Main Street, Maryville. This is a chance for pups and owners to meet in a friendly, relaxed setting while raising awareness and
The Ravenwood Community Betterment breakfast will be held from 8 am to noon, Sunday, August 26 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 upkeep
The West Nodaway FFA breakfast will be from 8 am to noon, Sunday, August 26 at the Burlington Jct. American Legion building. The menu is pancakes, biscuits and gravy, potatoes, bacon and scrambled eggs. Free will donation accepted.
The annual Glow for Kids’ Sake Walk will begin at 7:30 pm, Saturday, August 25 in the SSM Health – St. Francis Hospital visitor parking lot. The fundraiser is for Big Brothers Big Sisters and will follow the city’s walking trail. New this year free will be Kool Kats treats, Fit Republic samples and RL
The City of Elmo smoked pork dinner will begin at 6 pm, Saturday, August 25 at the Community Building, Elmo. The dance begins at 8:30 pm on the north side of Main Street. The menu will be smoked pulled pork, cheesy potatoes, baked beans and cole slaw. Dinner cost is $10 per person; age 10
The Maryville Garden Club Fall Plant and Bake Sale, featuring locally grown iris, daylilies, other perennials and a bake sale, will be from 7 to 11 am, Saturday, August 25 at the Nodaway County Senior Center.