Month: March

Health board to evaluate administrator

The Nodaway County Health Center Board of Directors received administrator evaluation forms at the February 21 meeting. Administrator Tom Patterson is completing his third year in the position and hasn’t had a board evaluation. The forms will be turned into Board President Marlin Kinman at the March meeting. A closed meeting will then be held

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South Nodaway BOE

The South Nodaway R-IV Board of Education met in open and closed sessions to handle the following school district business: Magen Norcross was hired as the school social worker for the 2019-20 school year. She will begin her duties in August and has a 10-month contract. With all of the snow days and to keep

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NW’s ag school to host Agriculture and Food Literacy Summit

In an effort aimed at helping middle school-aged students better understand and appreciate the food system, Northwest Missouri State University invites the public to its second annual Agriculture and Food Literacy Summit on Thursday, March 14 at the conference center at Mozingo Lake Recreation Park. The summit is designed to bring educators, producers, industry professionals

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Northeast Nodaway BOE

The school board of the Northeast Nodaway School met February 21 to speak to the business of the district: • Interim Superintendent and Principal Jason McDowell presented the 2019-20 school calendar. Approved. • Heidi Beatty, Denise Henggeler and Drew Bruner presented options for an updated salary schedule. • Approved a bid from Clevenger & Associates,

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Dutch Luke

Gerald Edwin “Dutch” Luke, 93, Maryville, died Wednesday, February 27, 2019, at Oak Pointe, Maryville. Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 am, Saturday, March 2 at St. Gregory’s Catholic Church, with burial to follow in St. Columba Cemetery, Conception. Parish rosary will be at 6 pm, Friday, March 1 at St. Gregory’s followed

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Northwest announces Women’s History Month activities

Northwest Missouri State University will host a series of events during the month of March in commemoration of Women’s History Month. Under the national theme of “Visionary Women: Champions of Peace and Nonviolence,” activities at Northwest will include a talk about sexual assault and a presentation by a Holocaust survivor. Northwest also will host a

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Maryville BOE

The Maryville School board of education met February 20 to address the following business: • Approved the consent agenda which included $18,953,023.37 as the balance of all funds as of January 31, 2019, and the food service reports. • Superintendent Dr. Becky Albrecht reviewed the late starts, early outs and snow days so far and

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