Northwest Missouri State’s athletic trainers will hold a run, walk, wheel 5K on Saturday, Sepember 17 at Lamkin Circle on the Northwest campus. The event, which has a registration fee of $23 for those ages 13 and above or $20 for those younger, will begin with a check in at 6:15 am. The start time
The Maitland-Graham Legion Post 256 is sponsoring a BBQ ribs dinner beginning at 4:30 pm on Saturday, September 17, at the Legion Building in Maitland. The cost is $12, with a child’s plate of hot dogs and chips also being served for $3.
American Legion Post 464 will sponsor a pancake breakfast from 7 to 11:30 am, Sunday, September 18, at the legion post, Conception Jct. Pancakes, sausage, eggs, biscuits and gravy, juice and coffee will be served. Cost is $7 minimum donation per person, children six and under are free. Proceeds will go toward Sons of the
A fish fry will be held from 11 am to 1 pm, Sunday, September 18, at the Pickering Community Building. The meal will include white pollack fillets, baked potatoes, cole slaw, green beans, bread and butter, homemade pie, coffee, tea and lemonade. Cost is $9 for adults, $3 for children ages five to eight and
The Parnell United Methodist Church will host a fish fry from 11 am to 1:30 pm, Sunday, September 18, at the church. The menu served will include white pollock fish, chicken, baked potatoes, cole slaw, baked beans, corn, green beans, hot rolls, desserts and drinks.
Skidmore Community Betterment will meet at 6 pm, Wednesday, September 21, at Newton Hall, Skidmore. Plans will be finalized for the Skidmore Town Picnic and October chicken dinner.
The South Nodaway R-IV school district will hold a ground breaking ceremony at 6:30 pm, Wednesday, September 21, at the old school site in Guilford. Grant money from the Rickard Trust has allowed work to begin on the sports complex. It will have a baseball field, track, playground, concession stand, storage and bathrooms, when completed.
Brent Vernon, singer, songwriter, ventriloquist, author and illustrator, will be in concert at 7 pm, Friday, September 23, at the Sheridan United Methodist Church, Third and Noble Streets, Sheridan. The family friendly event will feature a special appearance by Sam. For more information, visit brentvernon.com.
Northwest Missouri State University will commemorate the opening of five professional schools this fall with a ribbon cutting ceremony and open houses on Thursday, September 15. The program begins at 3:30 pm at the Memorial Bell Tower with remarks by Northwest President Dr. John Jasinski, Provost Dr. Timothy Mottet and Board of Regent Chair Dr.
Josh Ogle, son of John Ogle, Hopkins, readies his modified Farmall M tractor, Top Chef, for the annual Graham Truck and Tractor Pull, September 10. Josh has been pulling competitively for more than a year.