Ed Phillips Memorial Rodeo provides fun for all
The Ed Phillips Memorial Rodeo entertained people of all ages on August 20. Youth ran across the arena to retrieve one of their shoes and a prize. For more photos, check out the August 25 edition of the Nodaway News Leader.
Meet the Bearcats scheduled for Thursday
The Northwest Missouri State University football team will hold its final scrimmage of the 2016 fall camp at 7 pm, Thursday, August 25 at Bearcat Stadium. Thursday’s scrimmage will also feature the annual Meet the Bearcats event, where fans can meet and get autographs from members of the 2016 team prior to the scrimmage. The
St. Gregory’s ready for school
Mayes expressed his creativity with leather
By Kathryn Rice This is the third in a series on Nodaway Countians who have taken the repurposing and upcycling of old items to a unique level. “It’s a creative outlet for me,” Kyle Mayes, owner of Cobbler Cottage, 110 East Third Street, Maryville, said about the cowboy boot purses he makes. Mayes is a
Pumpkin Center Charlie’s Girl: A glimmer of hope is shining
by Kay Wilson This week’s reporting of the Mozingo Advisory Board made me smile. The smile was not generated because the board’s request for Maryville city staff to figure out a way to spend some dollars toward the purchase and placement of rip-rap along the shoreline of Mozingo Lake. However, I did find great pleasure
Joan Eitel, 82, Maryville, died Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at her residence. She was born November 23, 1933, in Graham, to Joshua Ward Stevenson and Marvel Josephine McDowell Stevenson. A celebration of life service will be held at a later date. Memorials can be directed to SSM Hospice, First United Methodist Church, New Nodaway Humane
Kenneth Dean Rogers, 89, Wellsville, KS, formerly of Clearmont and Skidmore, died Monday, August 15, 2016, at a healthcare facility in Wellsville. Funeral services will be at 2 pm, Friday, August 19 at the Clearmont Baptist Church. The burial will follow at the Oak Hill Cemetery, Clearmont. The family will receive friends for one hour
Retired Colonel Lonnie J. Lee, 70, St. Joseph, died Sunday, August 14, 2016, at his home. Memorials may be made to Wyatt Park Christian Church or a charity of the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be left at meierhoffer.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.
Carole Coleen Morehouse Oberhauser, 79, died Tuesday, August 16, 2016. Services will be held at 10 am, Friday, August 19 at the First Christian Church, Hopkins. Burial will follow at the Hopkins Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Hopkins Community Betterment. Online condolences may be left at pricefuneralhomemaryville.com. Arrangements are under the direction of