Schuyler Happenings

Preceptor Delta Psi Hosts Valentine Party

CAPTION: Guest Jeanie Schmitter, hostess Lori Wallace, guests Judy Schmitter and Carol Starbuck, and hostess Stacey Kramer are ready for the Valentine party and plenty of fun, visiting with friends. The Preceptor Delta Psi chapter of Beta Sigma Phi held their Valentine party at the home of Lori Wallace with Stacey Kramer, as her co-hostess on

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Commissioners

February 5, 2018 The Schuyler County Commission convened with the following officers and members present: Rodney Cooper, Presiding Commissioner, Jim Werner, Associate Commissioner, Jeff Lindquist, Associate Commissioner, Bree Shaw, County Clerk, and Phil Beeler, Emergency Management. The following business was had to wit: Checks for bills were reviewed, signed, and distributed. David Riddle, Plant Superintendent

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Schuyler R-1 Celebrates 2018 FCCLA Week

By Paige Aeschliman FCCLA stands for Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America. It’s a National and State Career and Technical Student Organization. It provides personal growth, leadership development, and career preparation opportunities for students in Family and Consumer Sciences education. Our Mission is to promote personal growth and leadership development through Family and Consumer

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Sheriff’s Log

February 4, to February 10, 2018 Traffic Stops: 9; Paper Service: 4; Warrants Served: 1; Arrests Made: 1; Ambulance Calls:17; Fire Calls: 0; Reported Thefts, Disturbances: 1; Auto Accident: 0; Assisted Other Agencies: 0; Transports: 0; Inmates Daily Average 6/Weekly Individual Inmate Total: 7; and All Other Answered Calls/Contacts: 174   Arrest Made on February

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The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office Joins National Byrne JAG Support Letter

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office joined almost 1,000 other national, state, and local organizations in signing a letter that expresses support for the Byrne Justice Assistance Grant (Byrne JAG) program. The letter was signed by organizations in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, representing a broad cross-section of the nation’s criminal and juvenile

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Schuyler R-1 Celebrates FBLA Week

By Lexi Clifford, FBLA Reporter This year the Schuyler FBLA chapter has worked hard, volunteering to decorate cookies and sing at the nursing home. Also, helping out at trunk-or-treat, participating in adopt a child for Christmas, doing seat belt checks, and raising awareness with March of Dimes. We also have some fun going to corn

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St. John’s Holds Annual Meeting

The annual meeting of St. John’s Lutheran Church was held Sunday afternoon on January 21, 2018, following worship and a noon meal of soup and sandwiches. The meeting was called to order by the president of the council, Ryan Bushnell. Pastor Bill Iammateo-Code offered the prayer. Minutes of the last annual meeting were read and

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Missouri Property Tax Credit for Seniors, Disabled

Those over age 65 and/or disabled are urged to look into the MO-PTC property Tax Credit. Many qualify for a refund, if their income fits within the guidelines. To Qualify: Homeowners – your household income cannot exceed $30,000 or $34,000, if your filing status is “married filing combined.” Renters or partial year owners $27,500 or

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Give Valentine’s Day Flowers Some TLC

For all you Schuyler residents, who hope to receive flowers – along with that all important box of chocolates – this Valentine’s Day, here’s an excellent article from the extension agency. It gives some excellent advice on keeping the flowers fresh longer, and it has a very good recipe for a homemade flower preserver. Enjoy.

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Madison Keim Crowned 2017 NEMO Fair Queen

Madison Keim, daughter of Jim and Mindy Keim of Queen City, Missouri, was crowned NEMO Fair Queen on July 16, 2017. The event took place, during the NEMO Fair held in Kirksville, Missouri, at the fairgrounds. Madison represented the Northeast District Fair at the Missouri State Fair Queen Pageant on August 9 and 10, 2017,

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