Northeast Nodaway BOE

The Northeast Nodaway R-V School Board increased teacher salaries and conducted the following business during its regular meeting March 15: It was approved to add $500 to the base salary and $500 to the master salary schedule. The school board reviewed bus bids and asked questions of representatives from RSB and Apple. The issue was

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Nodaway County Fair board announces fair entertainment

The Nodaway County Fair board announced the main stage entertainment line-up for the 2018 Nodaway County Fair, which will be July 19-21. On Thursday night, fair participants will see Mike Walker, an impressionist, who sings a variety of songs from various artists. He currently lives and performs in Branson. Also that night will be local

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Local churches host Holy Week observances

Churches throughout Nodaway County are announcing plans for Holy Week celebration services. Following are the submitted events: Barnard Barnard Christian Church • March 29 – Maundy Thursday service, 8 pm • April 1 – Easter sunrise service with breakfast following, 7 am; no Sunday school Barnard United Methodist Church • March 29 – Maundy Thursday

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School events for the week of March 25 to 30

Sunday • MHS Play, 7 pm Monday • Eugene Field Scholastic Book Fair begins • Eugene Field P/T conferences • MHS Jostens senior delivery, 11:30 am • Horace Mann Bearcat Choir, 3:15 pm • MMS 8th conferences, 3:30 pm • MHS JV/V soccer at Grain Valley, 4 pm • MHS F baseball at Lafayette, 4:30

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Genevieve Carpenter

Christopher and Julie Carpenter, Holt, announce the birth of a daughter, Genevieve Eloise, born Wednesday, December 13, 2017, in Kansas City. She weighed seven pounds and nine ounces and joins four siblings, Joseph, Scarlett, Victor and Roman. Maternal grandparents are Margaret Lockhart, Blue Springs, and David Lockhart, Sugar Creek. Paternal grandparents are Richard and Eloise

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William Medsker

William Robert “Rob” Medsker, 48, Graham, died Tuesday, March 20, 2018, near Graham. Services are at 10 am, Friday, March 23 at Bram Funeral Home, Maryville. The family will meet with friends from 6 to 8 pm, Thursday, March 22 also at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Prairie Home Cemetery, Graham. Memorials

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Frances Bilby

Frances Fay Bowness Bilby, 91, died Thursday, March 15, 2018, at Skyview Nursing Home, Bridgeport, NE. Services are at 1 pm, Friday, March 23 at St. Oswald’s in the Fields Episcopal Church near Skidmore, with burial in Mount Hope Cemetery, Mound City. Memorials may be made to St. Oswald’s in the Fields Episcopal Church, 30996

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Commissioners to change work days

The Nodaway County Commissioners’ office will change its days of operation beginning the first of April. Currently, the commission meets from 8 am to noon and 1 to 3 pm, Wednesdays and Fridays. The hours will stay the same. However, beginning April 3 they will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Many of the vendors that

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