Month: June

Hopkins takes action on unmowed lawns

The Hopkins City Council moved to send a letter to residents with unmowed lawns and tall weeds at the June 17 meeting. The list of properties was compiled by Chief Operator Jack Baldwin. The owners will be given seven days to mow, after which time the city will mow the property at a rate of

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Thomas Smith

Thomas Leroy Smith, 79, Red Oak, IA, died Sunday, June 16, 2019, at Methodist Hospital, Omaha, NE. Graveside services and burial will be at 2 pm, Wednesday, June 19 at White Oak Cemetery, Pickering. Online condolences may be left at pricefuneralhomemaryville.com.

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Maralee Prather

Maralee Matheny Almquist Prather, 92, Clarinda, IA, died Thursday, December 20, 2018, at Clarinda Regional Health Center, Clarinda. Memorial services will be held at 2 pm Saturday, June 22 at Ritchie Funeral Home, Clarinda. Interment of ashes will be at the Essex Cemetery, Essex, prior to the service. Memorials may be given in her name.

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Lindsey Allee

Lindsey Rue Allee, 16, Maryville, died Thursday, June 13, 2019, near Barnard. Services were Monday, June 17 at Laura Street Baptist Church, Maryville. Burial was in the Sheridan Cemetery, VanSkyock Addition, Sheridan. Memorials may be made to the Children’s Tumor Foundation, 120 Wall Street, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10005-3904, Attn: Gift Processing or go to join.ctf.org. Online

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Darlene Davidson

Darlene Collier Davidson, 70, St. Joseph, died Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Services were Monday, June 17 at Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, St. Joseph. Interment was in Memorial Park Cemetery, St. Joseph. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, American Cancer Society or KU Medical Center. Online condolences may be left at meierhoffer.com.

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Laura Street Baptist hosts gospel quartet

4 His Love, a southern gospel quartet from Kansas City, will be appearing at the 8:15 and 10:45 am, Sunday, June 23 services at the Laura Street Baptist Church, 120 South Laura Street, Maryville. There is no admission charge, however, a freewill offering will be received.

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Clearmont Baptist VBS set

From June 24 through 28, the Clearmont Baptist Church will be hosting a Vacation Bible School, “Created by God – Built for a Purpose,” for pre-kindergarten through fifth grade. Each day will be from 1 to 4 pm. The closing program will be held at 6:30 pm, Sunday, June 30. Individuals should preregister by calling

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Animal Shelter offers half-price cat adoptions

June is Adopt a Shelter Cat month and the New Nodaway Humane Society animal shelter, 829 South Depot, Maryville, is offering special adoption rates until June 30. Cats over six months are $20 and kitten adoptions are $40. Each adoption includes the pet’s spay or neuter, age-appropriate shots and microchip. Adoptions are on a first

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Library lists week’s activities

The Maryville Public Library, 509 North Main Street, Maryville, will hold the following activities: • Signup is underway for the all-ages summer reading program, “A Universe of Stories.” It runs through Wednesday, July 31. • Story Hour for ages two to eight, 9:45 am, Tuesday, June 25. • Book Nibblers, 9:45 to 10:15 am, Thursday,

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Paws at The Pub event supports shelter

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, June 26 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

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