By Dustin Henggeler From the looks of the first half, the Maryville Spoofhounds boys basketball team was cruising to a Class 3 sectional win over St. Michael the Archangel Guardians. Up 17 points at the half, a complete comeback by the Guardians in the February 27 game handed the Hounds a 59-69 loss to end
The Alliance of American Football began its first season on February 9. The new professional league consists of eight teams, each with a 52-player roster, from cities primarily in the southern portion of the country. This per capita map looks at the 416 players that make up the league, based on where they went to
Spring workdays have been planned for Ben’s Stockings of Hope from 9 am to 3 pm on Saturday, March 2 and Saturday, April 6 at the Wesley Center, 549 West Fourth Street, Maryville. Volunteers will sew, cut, craft and match, while working to help those in need. Snacks and conversation provided.
The Graham Lions Club will host an all-you-can-eat fish, mountain oysters and chicken fry from 4:30 to 7 pm, Saturday, March 2 at the Graham Community Building. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children.
The Parnell American Legion Post 528 will hold a fundraiser pancake breakfast from 8 am to noon, Sunday, March 3 at the Legion Hall. Free will donation.
The Pickering Christian Church is conducting an outreach mission. Free bread and sweets may be picked up from 2 to 4 pm, Monday, March 4 at the east basement door.
Hopkins Community Betterment will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 pm, Monday, March 4 at the Hopkins Baptist Church basement. All interested individuals are invited to attend.
Invisible Illness Support Group meets at 7:30 pm, March 4 at Laura Street Baptist Church, 120 South Laura Street, Maryville. The meetings are open to the public.
The annual statewide tornado drill will be at 10 am, Tuesday, March 5. In case of actual inclement weather, the makeup day is Thursday, March 7. The drill is part of Severe Weather Preparedness Week, March 4-8.
Today’s Civic Women will meet at 5:30 pm, Tuesday, March 5 in the Maryville Public Library basement meeting room. Everyone is welcome.