Blackhawk Buddies is a meaningful work program started this fall in the Adrian Elementary School. The program focuses on essential career building skills of responsibility, respect, and safety. Fourth and fifth grade students apply for one of two positions - morning gym helper or morning greeter - assisting teachers and staff with students transitioning to class in the morning. Additional positions can be added as the program grows. 1st Quarter Blackhawk Buddies are pictured.
Virginia Lee Shelton, age 79, of Flemington, Missouri, passed away Sunday evening, October 19, 2014 at Mercy Hospital, in Springfield, Missouri.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at Goody’s Resort, in Flemington.
Elsie Marie Phillips of Butler, Missouri, was born Nov. 8, 1926, at home in Oswego, Kansas. She was the fifth child of ten born to Florence Leona Cunningham and Isaac William Strickland. She met her final glory in heaven on Sunday, Oct. 12, at the age of 87. She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, four sisters, an infant son, and twin infant granddaughters.