Phelps County News

Farmers Market to host Kids Cook

The Rolla Downtown Farmers Market will host Kids Cook, a series of classes to teach children about the benefits of healthy eating and choices of fresh, locally grown produce, in addition to learning how to prepare recipes using these items.

Protect your home now from future flood damages

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    PHELPS COUNTY—Anyone who has experienced flooding may have also cleaned out basements filled with sewage and water, torn out wet drywall and carpeting, or replaced water heaters and furnaces. The following inexpensive mitigation measures may make these damages a thing of the past.

MRCF receives $10,000 Rural Ozarks Health Initiative grant

    The Community Foundation of the Ozarks and Missouri Foundation for Health have awarded a $10,000 grant to Meramec Regional Community Foundation through the Rural Ozarks Health Initiative to address health issues in communities in the CFO’s rural service area. MRCF will award the funds to support community grantmaking for programs that address substance abuse.

Fly the Ford coming to Vichy Airport

    Ford Motor Company and the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) will be offering rides in a Tri-Motor aircraft, nicknamed the “Tin Goose” June 27-30 at the Rolla National Airport in Vichy. Rides take the participant on a half-hour trip in the first mass-produced airliner.