Phelps County News

Father, son split $50,000 scratchers prize

    A father and son in Phelps County spelled their way to a $50,000 prize on a Missouri Lottery “$50,000 Crossword Extra” Scratchers ticket. The winning ticket was purchased at BP, 801 N. Jefferson St., in St. James.

Nurses presents continuing education event

    Rolla Area Nurses in Advanced Practice (RANAP) is a group of nurses with advanced degrees (nurse educators, clinical nurse specialists, family nurse practitioners, nurse midwives) who have worked to maintain a professional organization since 1996. This group was organized to support the practice of nurses, promote networking among Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN) and to educate the community about the role of APRNs.

Free legal consultations for veterans being offered in Rolla on Sept. 10

    The University of Missouri School of Law Veterans Clinic, through its Tigers for Troops program, will offer free legal consultations to veterans regarding United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) disability benefits, discharge upgrades, VA educational benefits and VA healthcare from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, September 10, at the Hasselmann Alumni House, 1100 N. Pine St., Rolla.

Missouri S&T poetry and writing contest deadline extended to Friday, October 1

    Missouri University of Science and Technology’s 150th Anniversary Poetry and Writing Contest deadline has been extended to Wednesday, Oct. 1.