Marjorie Dale Poppa- Beason, 85, Maryville, died Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at her home. She was born August 25, 1934, in Maryville, to Charles Lucas and Mable Esther Gilbert Riley. On January 26, 1973, she married Clarence Beason. He preceded her in death August 18, 2011. Funeral services were Friday, January 17 at Bram Funeral
Oral D. “Pete” Lewis, 84, Ravenwood, died Thursday, January 9, 2020, at his home. He was born January 19, 1935, in Isadora, to Perry L. and Rosella M. Walker Lewis. He was a graduate of the Ravenwood High School. On June 8, 1958, he married Joan L. Angle in Ravenwood. She preceded him in death
Edna Ruth Thompson, 93, Bedford, IA, formerly of Hopkins, died Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at Bedford Specialty Care. She was born May 19, 1926, in Braddyville, IA, to Homer and Maggie Dunn Davison. On January 6, 1942, she married Marion Jean Thompson. He preceded her in death in 2000 after 58 years of marriage. Mrs.
“The Bearcat men’s basketball team is currently ranked 2nd in the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Rankings with a 15-1 record. They will begin a three-game home stand by hosting Missouri Western this weekend at Bearcat Arena. This proportional symbol map displays the #1 ranked Bellarmine Knights with the largest basketball in north central
Have a happy, healthy new year 2020! By Bob Bohlken Yes, I know that New Year’s Eve has come and gone, but I hope to give you some insight into the New Year Eve’s celebration from my perspective. Before the 1950s and the dawning of television and in some cases electricity in rural Nodaway County,
West Nodaway junior Tyler Blay shot his 1,000th point during the January 7 game against the North Nodaway Mustangs. He was congratulated by this year’s coaches to his right, Cole Thompson, Cole Crawford, Brandon Phipps and last year’s coaches to his left; Kolton Jones and Dylan Hagey. Coach Phipps said, “Blay is one of the
At the January 6 meeting of the Pickering City Council, City Clerk Milt Sovereign announced one person has filed for alderman and one for mayor. There are two alderman positions and one mayoral position which will be in the April 7 election. Interested individuals may file for the positions from 9 am to 5:30 pm
At the January 6 meeting, Mayor Kelly Morrison asked the Hopkins City Council aldermen to think about whether or not Hopkins needs a livestock ordinance. The city does not currently have a livestock ordinance and livestock is not covered under the current animal ordinance pertaining to dogs. The topic has been on the meeting agenda
The DARE auction and dinner will be on Saturday, April 4 at the St. Gregory School gym. Nodaway County DARE Officer Rick Smail is collecting items for the silent and live auctions to be held during the event. The dinner and auction benefits all schools in the county, including Maryville. Businesses and individuals may donate
This month’s Maryville Public Library’s Lego Club will meet at 5:30 pm, Thursday, January 16. Children in kindergarten through sixth grade will explore the challenge of building robots. Children younger than eight should be accompanied by a caretaker. The library supplies the Legos. Registration is appreciated. For more information, contact the library at 660.582.5281.