Month: February

Burlington Jct council sees relief with finances

At the February 17 meeting, the Burlington Jct. City Council looked to better days ahead by the sale of water to the Public Water Supply of Nodaway County (Rural Water); plus the increase of water and sewer rates will keep the town solvent. With the daily water sale of 15,000-20,000 gallons to Rural Water, Alliance,

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Drive-through Ash Wednesday offered

The First Christian Church, Maryville, on the corner of Third and Buchanan, will be having a drive-through Ash Wednesday service from 7 am to 9 am, Wednesday, February 26. The drive-through will be in the north parking lot of the church. The community is encouraged to come by for the imposition of ashes and prayer

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Sign-up begins for county elected offices

Several of the Nodaway County elected positions will be placed on the Primary Election and General Election ballots later this year. The following offices will be voted on this year: south district associate commissioner, north district associate commissioner, public administrator, sheriff, assessor, collector-treasurer, coroner and surveyor, The Nodaway News Leader has had articles for several

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MDC congratulates Maryville angler for state-record yellow perch

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) recently congratulated Tye Halley, Maryville, for catching a new state-record yellow perch. Halley, son of Jenni and the late Brian Haley and a sophomore at Maryville High, was fishing on a private pond in Nodaway County when he caught the one pound, 14 ounce fish using the pole-and-line method.

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Three Schools Crown Winter Sports Royalty

Northeast Nodaway High School crowned their Homecoming king and queen in a candlelight ceremony on February 13. Senior Mitchell Sherry, son of Martin and Tina Sherry, was crowned king, while Brea Miller, daughter of Carl and Karen Miller and Jackie Olson, was crowned queen. PV Celebrates a Valentine’s Homecoming Seniors Chase Farnan and Ashley Mattson

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Citizen Bank presents funds to West Nodaway School

Connie Hall of Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Burlington Jct., presented check for $2,594.85 to West Nodaway Superintendent Shannon Nolte at the February 12 board of education meeting. The funds were from the bank’s two Rocket debit card programs. Hall discussed the bank’s willingness to work with the school and students. She mentioned projects which

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FUMC to have parking lot service

The First United Methodist Church will hold Prayers and Imposition of Ashes from 7 to 8 am, Wednesday, February 26 in the parking lot at 102 North Main Street, Maryville. Ash Wednesday service will be at 7 pm, also on February 26.

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Community Quilters to meet

The Community Quilters have started spring sessions to make quilts for the Noyes Home children and area veterans in nursing homes. Their first session will be at 1 pm, Tuesday, February 25 at the First United Methodist Church, 102 North Main Street, Maryville.

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Ravenwood breakfast to be held

The Ravenwood Community Betterment breakfast will be held from 8 am to noon, Sunday, February 23 at the Ravenwood Community Building. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children. The breakfast includes “all you can eat” bacon, hash browns, biscuits and gravy, eggs, pancakes, coffee and juice. Proceeds benefit the Northeast Nodaway FFA.

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WN FFA holds breakfast

The West Nodaway FFA will hold a free-will donation breakfast from 8 am to noon, Sunday, February 23 at the Burlington Jct. American Legion. The group will be serving pancakes, biscuits and gravy, potatoes, bacon and scrambled eggs.

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