The second annual Art, Rhythm and Brews (ARB) will be from 7 to 11 pm, Friday, May 19 on the Maryville Downtown Square. Sponsored by the Maryville Public Arts Committee (MPAC), the festivities include three stages of live music with at least six performers and bands. Attendees will be able to sample food from local
The Memory Cafe will be held from 10 to 11 am, Thursday, May 11 at the First United Methodist Church, 102 North Main Street, Maryville. The cafe is open to people with memory loss and their care partners to enjoy a social outing. Reservations are welcome, but are not required. To register or for more
The Burlington Jct. citywide cleanup will begin with door-to-door pickup at 7 am, Thursday, May 11. The cleanup is for household items, white goods and other trash that isn’t included in the weekly-generated trash category. If in need of assistance, call 660.725.4514 by Tuesday, May 9. Citizens are asked to call 800.638.8492 prior to May
Parnell American Legion Post 528 will hold a fundraiser breakfast from 8 am to noon on Sunday, May 7 at the Legion Hall. Donations will be taken.
All-you-can-eat fish and chicken with all the fixings will be served from 5 to 7 pm, Saturday, May 6 at American Legion Post 100, 1104 East Fifth Street, Maryville. Cost is $10; children 11 and under are $5. Proceeds support AL veterans programs.
From 7:30 am to noon, Saturday, May 6, the Maryville Farmers Market will be open at the Fourth and Buchanan Streets location. Sponsored by the Maryville Host Lions Club, the market is requesting no early sales. The market will be on Saturdays through the end of September.
Cory and Taylor Ashford, Maryville, announce the birth of a son, Jensen Lane, born Monday, April 17, 2017, at SSM Health St. Francis Hospital, Maryville. He weighed eight pounds and seven ounces. Maternal grandparents are Ron and Karen Leader, Maryville. Paternal grandparents are Sherry Ashford, Maryville, and Rick Ashford, Rock Port.
The South Nodaway R-IV Board of Education met in open and closed sessions on April 18 to handle the following school district business: Returning board members, Rick Holtman and Janet Hilsabeck, and new member Patrick Swinford were sworn in. Macia Kemper was elected president; Janet Hilsabeck, vice-president; Rick Holtman, MSBA representative; Brandy Wolf, board secretary;
Northwest Missouri State University will close its Northwest-St. Joseph location later this year, citing the movement of programming to other locations and students’ desires for access to the experience and services provided on the university’s Maryville campus. Additionally, the university is focused on creating efficiencies amid a shifting financial landscape that is straining resources at
The North Nodaway R-VI Board of Education met in open and closed sessions on April 18 to take care of the following school district business: An organizational meeting was held to approve the official April 4 election results. New board member Samantha Brown was sworn in via conference phone call. Tony O’Riley and Jason Thompson