Frances Irene Scott, age 100 of Butler, Missouri died Monday, February 26, 2007 at Willow Lane Nursing Center in Butler. Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Thursday, March 1, 2007 at the Butler Assembly of God Church with Rev. Jerry Miller officiating and Rev. Lance Loughridge and Rev. Glenn Randall assisting. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler. Contributions to the Butler Assembly of God Church.
The Adrian Volunteer Fire Department was summoned to the scene of a rollover accident near the Adrian south-bound ramp of US 71 Highway on Friday, February 23 at approximately 1:14 p.m. Two people were seriously injured. Jesse L. Herring of Urich was transported by air ambulance. Traffic on US 71 Highway was stopped for a period of time while emergency personnel moved the injured woman to the helicopter that had landed on the highway.
The Adrian wrestling team had three boys advance on to the State finals during the weekend of February 15-17, 2007. Tyler Bise was up against Tanner Smith from Maysville in the championship round for the gold. Bise defeated Smith by Technical Fall, 19-4, and brought home the Championship.
The Adrian Blackhawks earned a tough conference win last week and breezed through a second to end their conference play with a 6-1 record. Overtime play against the Midway Vikings went back and forth, shot for shot, until the Blackhawks finally found enough to put them with the lead by two. Adrian held on to the victory, 59-57 at the end of overtime play.
Pictured: Chelsea Urie shoots for two over Cass-Midway's Bree Renner in last Tuesday's WEMO Conference game at Midway.