This year the Mosaic Medical Center – Maryville Auxiliary presented a gift of $10,000 for a TruRize clinical chair at the Maryville hospital. This specialized equipment promotes early patient mobility, a big step in a patient’s recovery process. Remaining funds will be used to purchase a new postpartum bed for Maryville’s maternity unit. Currently, there
Friends of International Students (FIS), a Northwest Missouri State University organization, recruits community members to be matched with Northwest international students. The number of international students continues to grow at Northwest and more friends are needed. FIS is an organization dedicated to providing support to students as they adjust to living in a new country
The author of New York Times Bestseller “White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism” will visit Northwest Missouri State University this month to discuss the book and offer strategies to address white fragility. The lecture featuring Dr. Robin DiAngelo, which is free and open to the public, begins at 7 pm,
Downtown Maryville and Maryville Public Arts Committee have announced the postponement of Art, Rhythm & Brews for this fall. Downtown Maryville Executive Director DeAnn Davison cited a lack of brewery participation for the postponement of the event. Davison explained that the event relies heavily on donations from local breweries and home brew enthusiasts and that
Bob Westfall, Maryville, was honored by the Missouri State Fair August 12 with his participation as one of 11 military flag retreat ceremonies honorees. He is known as the “Flag Guy” in Maryville for his volunteerism in keeping the flags in good shape for each holiday that the Host Lions Club and Boy Scout fly
Locally grown iris, daylilies and other perennials will be for sale from 7 to 11 am, Saturday, August 20 at the Nodaway County Senior Center, 1210 East First Street, Maryville. Sponsored by the Maryville Garden Club, the fall plant sale will also feature a bake sale.
South Nodaway’s new staff members are Taylar Freemyer, junior high, high school math; Peggy Christian, maintenance; Waverley Brown, first grade; Annie Morris, kitchen; and Brooke Hoeppner, sixth grade. Coverage of all the new Nodaway County schools’ staff can be found on Page 3 of the August 18 edition of the NNL.
Denis Andrew “Andy” Money, 62, Maryville, died Monday, August 15, 2022, at Mosaic Life Care – Maryville. He was born July 24, 1960, in Fairfax, to Dale and Faye Strough Money. He attended school at West Nodaway, graduating in 1978. He lived all his life in Nodaway County. On November 23, 1980, he married Sona
Delmar Wayne Freemyer, 73, Conception Jct. died Tuesday, August 9, 2022. He was born May 12, 1949, in Maryville, to Elmer and Betty Hutson Freemyer. On November 29, 1968, he married Lillian Nelson. Mr. Freemyer served in the Army National Guard. He received a master’s degree in education and taught at South Nodaway High School.
Jonathan Merrill Ecker, 39, died Thursday, August 4, 2022, in Raymond, MN. He was born January 25, 1983, in Clarinda, IA, to Danny Ecker and Carol Catherine Johnson Ecker. He graduated from West Nodaway High School, Burlington Jct in 2001. He attended Delta Community College and the University of Pacific, both of Stockton, CA, where