Phelps County News

S&T GAANN program helps fund Ph.D students

    Many of the nation’s future engineering and science researchers are preparing for their careers in the laboratories of Missouri University of Science and Technology, thanks to more than $3 million in federal funding through a program designed to encourage more students to pursue Ph.D.s in those fields.

PPQG takes on March Madness Pillowcase Challenge, donates over 800 pillowcases

    At the monthly Piece and Plenty Quilt Guild (PPQG) meeting members presented Russell House staff with the last of the 862 pillowcases created during the March Madness Pillowcase Challenge.  

New Agronomy Specialist Serving Phelps, Crawford, Dent counties

The University of Missouri Extension Center of Phelps County welcomes Gatlin Bunton as the agronomy specialist for Phelps, Crawford and Dent counties. Agronomy is the science of utilizing plants for food, fuel, feed, and fiber. As a field specialist, Gatlin will provide collaborative leadership and subject-matter expertise through educational opportunities that enable businesses, farms, families and communities to strengthen the economy and enhance the quality of life in Missouri.