Corporate Featured Stories

“We’re Tickled To Be Here”

Kentucky Headhunters Grant Exclusive Interview With Doug Phelps to The Edina Sentinel By Echo Menges The well-known band, the Kentucky Headhunters, packed the Hurdland Park on the Fourth of July for Hurdland’s 149th Annual 4th of July Celebration. Band members Fred Young (drums), Richard Young (rhythm guitar), Greg Martin (lead guitar) and Doug Phelps (bass…

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Hearts for Hope Aims to Help Women Reenter Society

A fairly new program in Northeast Missouri is moving forward to help change women’s lives for the better under the direction of area do-good-er and Northeast Missourian Brenda Wilson. Wilson and her husband Bud have been helping people all of their lives. Currently, they are investing their time and attention into the latest “people helping…

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Rural Electric Coop Uses Matching Grant to Buy EKG Machine for Edina Clinic

By Alisa Kigar, Scotland County Hospital and Clinics The Edina Medical Services (EMS) opened its doors last June providing primary healthcare services for residents in and around the Knox County, Missouri, area. The clinic is a partnership between Blessing Health System in Quincy, IL, and Scotland County Hospital in Memphis, Missouri. Recently, the clinic received…

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30 Years of Service at the U.S. Post Office

By Echo Menges Bert Oberdahlhoff, 56, of Edina reached a 30 year milestone of service with the U.S. Postal Service. Oberhahlhoff began working with the US Postal Service as a clerk in Lancaster, MO, on April 6, 1991. She spent a few years working in the Lancaster office before transferring to the Memphis US Post…

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Barbara Louise (Lawson) Fodness

The funeral service for Barbara Fodness, 81, of Minneota, will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 10, 2021, at Hope Lutheran Church in Minneota.  A walk through visitation will be Friday, April 9, from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. all at Hope Lutheran Church.  Interment…

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Large Crowd Gathers for Anti-Wind Farm Meeting in Edina

 By Echo Menges The Wind Energy Impact Public Informational Meeting was held in Edina at the Knox County Community Center on Thursday, March 28, 2021. Co-organizers Ben Bradley and Michelle Davis of Knox County spearheaded the meeting enticing local landowners to hear the downfalls of bringing a wind farm to the county. The meeting…

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