By Michaela Bowyer Shelbie Moore, born and raised in Burlington Jct., owns and runs the Naked Ladies Cat House, where she breeds and sells hairless cats. Moore spent some of her teenage years living in Dayton, OH, but recently moved back to Burlington Jct. with her boyfriend, Gerald Coffman, to begin her cat breeding business.
The Maryville board of education met in the Lee and Nina Schneider Performing Arts Center September 18 with several classes from Northwest Missouri State University’s education department attending. Prior to the business session, the board recognized three students for their art class efforts. They were Kelsie Bailey, 10th grade, Alana Crawford, eighth grade, and Kalani
Vernon Dale Collinsworth, 75, Henderson, NV, died Sunday, September 29, 2019, at his home. A celebration of life was held Monday, September 7 at the family home with Pastor Paul Carter, chaplain, with Affectionate Care Hospice officiating. Condolences may be left at dignitymemorialpremier.com/palm-eastern-mortuary-and-cemetery/en-us/index.page.
Jared and Stacy Renfro, Ames, IA, announces the birth of a son, Charles Kelley, born Friday, September 13, 2019 at Mary Greeley Hospital, Ames, IA. He joins a brother, Thomas Stillman Renfro. Maternal grandparents are Tom and DeAnn Christensen, Winterset, IA. Paternal grandparents are Mark and Kelley Renfro, Maryville. Maternal great-grandparent is Gwen Druery, Broken
The Wilcox United Methodist Church will hold its annual Lord’s Acre Day on Saturday, October 5 at the church on Highway 71 north of Maryville. The auction will begin at 10:30 am followed by the 11:30 am dinner. Baked goods, produce, crafts and hand-embroidered quilts will be for sale. Dinner is $10 for adults, $5
The WNBA Championship Finals are being played this week. The Washington Mystics take on the Connecticut Sun in the best of five finals. There are 152 female players on the 12 teams that make up the WNBA. This per-capita map is based on where the players went to high school. The Mid-Atlantic and Midwestern states
The Fall Fest fundraiser luncheon will be from 11 am to 1 pm, Saturday, October 5 at the Nodaway County Historical Society Museum, 110 North Walnut Street, Maryville. The menu will be harvest bean soup, vegetable soup or chili, cornbread, pickles and relishes. Dessert will be pumpkin pie or apple pie. Tickets at the door
With the beginning of the new fiscal year being October 1 for the City of Maryville, the city council met September 30 primarily to approve the $31,719,747 budget for 2019-20. The meeting began with a public hearing with the budget as a topic with no citizens to be heard. The next business item was a
A benefit for Linda LaMaster will be from noon to 2 pm, Sunday, October 6 at the Guilford Community Center in Guilford. LaMaster is fighting cancer, a condition she has had for several years. This benefit is to give her a pick-me-up and provide support for her. Chili or soup along with a dessert will
St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Parnell, will have a pulled pork supper from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, Saturday, October 5 in the basement of the church. The menu for the freewill donation supper will feature pulled pork, hotdogs, cheesy potatoes, baked beans and a variety of salads and desserts. An extra Mass service will be held