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20 Wins for the Rams!

By Sara Smith  The Rams finished the regular season schedule with two more away games. On Tuesday, February 13th they traveled to Huntsville to play Westran, then on Friday, February 16th it was off to Atlanta for the last game of the regular season.  The Westran Hornets came into the game at 16-8 while the…

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Lady Rams Finish Strong

By Sara Smith  The final two games of the regular season were played this past week.  First, the Lady Rams headed to Huntsville on Tuesday, February 13th, to play the Westran Lady Hornets. The Lady Hornets are a conference opponent and have been a familiar competitor since 2017. The Lady Rams pretty much own the…

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Bridge Rehabilitations Resume in Rural Northeast Missouri

 HANNIBAL – Weather permitting, the week of February 28, rehabilitation work is set to resume, entering the final stage, on 25 rural Northeast Missouri bridges. Work began last summer then halted due to winter conditions.  Capital Paving & Construction, LLC was awarded the $2.2M contract last year that spans eight counties includes Adair, Clark, Knox,…

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 Buddy Pack Donation 

NEMR donated $1,000 to help students receive buddy packs in Adair, Putnam, Schuyler and Sullivan Counties. For more information on Buddy Packs in your community, visit www.sharefoodbringhope.org. Pictured L to R: Gracey Gordon and Mendy Haines, NEMR Customer Service. 

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Conference Opponents Week for the Rams

By Sara Smith  In the prior week the Rams played four physically and emotionally draining games. At the La Plata Invitation they made it all the way to the championship game, beating the Scotland County Tigers and the Putnam County Midgets along the way, only to fall to the Class 1 #6 Green City Gophers.…

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FBLA Has Success At District Contest

 FBLA students competed at district contests Feb. 7 at Truman. They did very well, brought home several medals and many are advancing to state. Individual results are:  Jarrett Groseclose – 1st in Sales Presentation – Advancing to State  Damian Kelsall & Kelsey Tallman – 2nd in Broadcast Journalism – Advancing to State  Kelsey Tallman –…

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Sally Jo (Toney) Ayer

Sally Jo (Toney) Ayer  June 27, 1962- February 9, 2024  Sally Jo (Toney) Ayer, 61 of Glenwood, Missouri passed away on Friday, February 9, 2024 at the University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.  The daughter of Kenneth Oren and Nora Lou (Beeler) Toney, she was born on June 27, 1962 in Kirksville, Missouri. She was…

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 Leadership Changes at the Schuyler County Nursing Home 

The Schuyler County Nursing Home has announced a change of leadership. David Dufur, current Administrator for the Nursing Home, will be handing over the Administrator role to Rebecca Humphrey who has been on the staff of the Nursing Home for nearly ten years. Rebecca has held increasingly responsible roles for the Nursing Home, from Activities…

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 Gerald and Georgia Robinson: 68 Years And Counting

  By Emily Bontrager  Gerald and Georgia Ann Robinson are the first Valentine Sweetheart couple for this year. We will look back at how they first met and how they became a couple.  Gerald Robinson was born on September 1, 1937. His parents were Harley and Irene Robinson, and they were from Putnam County. Gerald…

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