Bloomfield, Missouri - The Stoddard County Historical Society will meet on Monday, October 22nd at 6:30 p.m. at the Stars & Stripes Museum.
Jeff Long will present "Remembering Gettysburg: A Pennsylvanian's Perspective".
This event is free and open to the public.
Mr. Long is a Southeast Missouri State University professor, a realtor, and a part-time pastor with a passion for history.
Bloomfield, Missouri - Dylan Bradshaw a junior at Bloomfield High School has earned a position on the Kentucky National High School rodeo team and will travel with fellow teammates to Rock Springs, Wyoming, July 15th - 21st at the 70th annual National School Finals Rodeo (NHSFR) in the Bull Riding competition.
This event will feature more than 1,650 contestants from 43 states, five Canadian Provinces, Australia, and Mexico, the NHSFR is the world's largest rodeo.
In addition to competing for more than $200,000 in prizes, NHSFR contestants will also be competing for more than $350,000 in college scholarships and the chance to be named an NHSFR World Champion.
To earn this title, contestants must finish in the top 20 - based on their combined times/scores in the first two rounds - to advance to Saturday evening's final round. World champions will then be determined based on their three-round combined times/scores.
Again, this year, the Saturday championship performance will be televised nationally as a part of the Cinch High School Rodeo Tour telecast series on RFD-TV .
Live broadcasts of each NHSFR performance will air online at www.RidePass.com
Performance times are 7:00 p.m. on July 15th and 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. each day thereafter.
Along with great rodeo competition and the chance to meet new friends from around the world, NHSFR contestants have the opportunity to enjoy shooting sports, volleyball, contestant dances, family-oriented activities, church serves sponsored by the Fellowship of Christian Cowboys and shopping at the NHSFR trade show.
To follow Dylan at the NHSFR, visit www.NHSRA.com daily for complete results.
Bloomfield, Missouri - Ken Kingree was loved by many in Bloomfield and the surrounding area. Ken loved being out in the public and entertaining family and friends. This will be a great way to get together and have fun in his memory.
The Crowley Ridge Country Club will host a Trivia Night on Friday, March 9, 2018 in his memory.
First place prize is $200 and second place is $100.
Tables of 8 with entry fee of $10 per person. Mulligans will also be sold. They will also have a 50/50 drawing.
Game time is 6:30 p.m., but come early to register.
No outside food will be allowed; however Pixley's Pub and Grill will serve food and have specials on their pizza menu and sampler menu.
To reserve a table or spot call 573-820-3764 or get in touch with Marla Swindell, Sandy Kingree, or Barb Dalton.
Let's honor Ken with a fun and entertaining night of trivia!