Rich Hill Family Care Clinic temporarily closed for Construction

Temporarily Closed for Construction

Bates County Memorial Hospital reports that the Rich Hill Family Care Clinic will be closed temporarily, from June 27 through July 1, while construction is completed for an addition to the clinic. Patients can still see Misty Tourtillott, FNP-C and her staff at the following locations:

High Street Family Care Clinic at 706 S. High, Butler

Tuesday and Wednesday

Nursery Street Family Care Clinic at 617 W. Nursery, Butler

Thursday and Friday

To make an appointment, call: 660-200-DOCS (3627)

Missouri Farm Bureau Cornhole Tournament for 4H and FFA during the Fair.

A Cornhole Tournament is on the Bates County Fair schedule for Friday, July 8th, at 11:00. The tournament is hosted by Bates County Farm Bureau, for 4-H and FFA members up to age 18 only.

Various prizes will be awarded during the tournament. One lucky team will receive the grand prize of $50.00 dollars cash. Teams of 2 should register by 10:30 on July 8th, prior to the tournament.

The Bates County Farm Bureau Cornhole tournament will be held Friday, July 8th, at 11:00 pm. The action will take place just south of the sale arena in the grassy area.

Check the Fair Grounds for flyers with complete details. That’s the Bates County Farm Bureau “Cornhole Tournament” Friday, July 8th, at 11:00 pm.

Nevada Griffons and Nevada Eagles #3770 Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

The Nevada Griffons and Nevada Eagles #3770 invite the public to a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser, Thursday, July 14th from 5:45 to 7 pm. 

The dinner will be held in the back hall of the Eagles lodge located at 3313 East Austin in Nevada.  The cost for the dinner is $7.00 per person.  Tickets can be purchased at each Nevada Griffons home game, Nine Patch Quilts in Nevada, and at the Nevada Eagles lodge. 

The Griffons players will be available for a meet and greet and autographs.  All dinner proceeds go to help support the Nevada Griffons. 

Nevada Griffons June 24th weekly schedule of events

Fri-Sat-Sun, June 24-26  Parents’ Weekend

Friday, June 24 – Home game vs. Jefferson City Renegades, 7 pm

  • Free Admission sponsored by White Ember
  • Kids’ Activities & Free Ice Cream courtesy of White Ember

Saturday, June 25 – Home game vs. Chillicothe Mudcats, 7 pm

  • Baseball Bingo
  • Special Menu at the Griffon Grill: Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Sunday, June 26 – Home game vs. Chillicothe Mudcats, 7 pm

  • Youth Camp Graduation
  • Free Admission sponsored by Nevada Regional Medical Center

Tuesday, June 28 – Away games (DH) vs. Sedalia Bombers, 5pm

Wednesday, June 29 – Home game vs. Joplin Outlaws, 7 pm

Saturday, July 2 – Away game vs. Chillicothe, 7 pm

Sunday, July 3 – Home game vs. Joplin, 7 pm

  • Nevada Youth Baseball Night
  • Ice Cream Social Fundraiser (Homemade cakes and ice cream available for sale during game)


  • Reverse Raffle – $20 Tickets to win one of 10 Cash Prizes ranging from $50 to $500, only 200 tickets will be sold.  Final drawing July 22nd.  Tickets available at all Home Games.
  • Spaghetti Dinner sponsored by the Nevada Eagles Lodge (Flyer Attached)