Appointments Still Available for NRMC COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

Nevada Regional Medical Center (NRMC) recently announced that appointments are still available for the COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Tuesday, March 16.  That clinic will be held at the Nevada Community Center located at 200 N. Ash Street in Nevada.

Recently, the State of Missouri announced that beginning March 15, Missourians in Phase 1B – Tier 3 will be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. This includes those who keep the essential functions of society running, including K-12 educators and school employees; child care providers; grocery store employees; and energy, food, agriculture, and other critical infrastructure workers, among others. More information about who is eligible can be found at

Only Missouri residents who fall under the state’s priority phases 1A and 1B -Tiers 1-3 are eligible to participate in COVID-19 vaccination in Missouri for individuals unless qualified through a Missouri employer.

There are two vaccine options being offered at the clinic on March 16, Moderna from 8 A.M. to 1 P.M. and Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen vaccine from 1 to 6:30 P.M.  Moderna is a two-dose vaccine, requiring a second dose in four weeks. Janssen is a one-dose vaccine.

Registration is required, but appointments are still available. To schedule an appointment online, please visit If you require assistance scheduling, please call NRMC at (417) 667-3355.

Butler Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet

Butler Chamber of Commerce is planning their Annual Banquet.  The Butler Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet is set for Thursday evening March 25th at the Bates County Elks Lodge located at 1000 Elks Drive in Butler.  Social hour will be at 5:30pm and Dinner at 6:30pm.  Plans include great foods, entertainment, networking with fellow Butler Chamber of Commerce members.  Tickets are $25.00 per person.  The Butler Chamber of Commerce ask that you RSVP by March 19th along with your reservation fee.  There is two ways to RSVP you can mail your reservations with fee to P.O. box 96, Butler MO. 64730 or drop off at the Butler Chamber office located at 17 North Main. Remember Silver, Gold and Platinum members have some free tickets to The Butler Chamber of Commerce Annual Baquet available.  

Corn Maze Design Contest at Louisburg Cider Mill for kids

Louisburg Cider Mill is having a Corn Maze design contest.  The contest is open to all kids between 5 years old and 17 years old.  Entry is free and if your Corn Maze design is chosen you will win a family 4-pack season pass to the Louisburg Cider Mill, $100.00 Gift certificate to the Country Store at the Louisburg Cider Mill and a basket of goodies. 

Visit for entry rules, and entry form.  Deadline to entry is Wednesday March 31st.

Adrian Class of ’81 Reunion

Adrian High School Class of ’81 its 40th reunion time!  Reunion is set for May 8th at 5:00pm at the Wine Journal in Adrian. Sharon Knuth and Gary Tolle are asking all their ’81 Adrian Alumni classmates to RSVP by April 24th by contacting Sharon Knuth on Facebook messenger or calling Gary Tolle at 660-424-9000