Mattson takes on Children, Family Center

Linda Mattson, Conception Jct., is the new executive director of the Children and Family Center of Northwest Missouri, 1220 East Second Street, Maryville.  Mattson was named to the position in January. She had worked part time at the shelter since November 14, 2016. She brings a varied background of qualifications to her new role. Her

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Nodaway-Holt

The Nodaway-Holt R-VII School Board met on February 15 to approve personnel and conduct the following business: Shawn Emerson was hired to be the new high school principal following the resignation of High School Principal Ethan Sickles. Resignations were also accepted from Autumn Steinhardt, English, and Hannah Haffecke, first grade. Physical education teacher Clay James

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February 21 Basketball

SN advances to second round during the district basketball game on February 21. Mustangs lose to Bluejays Panthers blast the Rockets out of districts For more photos, scores and prep scoreboard see the printed Nodaway News Leader.

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South Nodaway

The South Nodaway R-IV Board of Education met in open and closed sessions on February 15 to take care of the following school district business: Game Time Athletics, Weston, was selected to do the baseball field for the Guilford Sports Complex. The work is to be done in 90 days from the start of the

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MPAC reaches out to consultant

By Kathryn Rice Public art should be at the table from the beginning on all projects said Adam Jones, Kansas City, during his visit to Maryville on February 16. Jones, who describes himself as a design and development consultant who specializes in building renovation and structural restoration, sees art as a tool for social action.

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Ravenwood breakfast to be held

The Ravenwood Community Betterment breakfast will be held from 8 am to noon on Sunday, February 26, at the Ravenwood Community Building. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children.

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Health board works to make center improvements

At the February 15 Nodaway County Health Center Board of Directors meeting, it was decided to move forward in making the second floor of the building ADA compliant. Creal, Clark & Seifert Architects/Engineers, Inc., St. Joseph, were approved to provide architectural/engineering service for the MERIL entrance, stair and elevator access to the second floor. The

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Habitat for Humanity to dedicate ninth house February 26

Habitat for Humanity of Nodaway County will celebrate the completion of its ninth house with the home’s new owners during a dedication ceremony at 3 pm, Sunday, February 26. The new home is located at 1315 East Jenkins Street in Maryville. Rev. Jonathan Mitchell will lead the ceremony, which is open to the public. Habitat

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Donald Hagey

Donald Dean “Homer” Hagey, 88, died Monday, February 20, 2017. Funeral services will be 10 am, Thursday, February 23 at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church, Burlington Jct., with Father Peter Ullrich as celebrant. Visitation will be from 5-7 pm, Wednesday, February 22, at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church, Burlington Jct., with a Rosary at 7 pm. Interment

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Doug Riley

Gene Douglas “Doug” Riley, 64, Maryville, died Wednesday, February 15, 2017, at Nodaway Nursing Home, Maryville. Graveside services were Monday, February 20 at McCullough Cemetery, Triplett. Online condolences may be left at pricefuneralhomemaryville.com. Arrangements were under the direction of Price Funeral Home, Maryville.

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