FCS Financial Community Giving

FCS Financial awards $51,000 in scholarships

FCS Financial recently selected 34 recipients for their Scholarship Program who will each receive a $1,500 scholarship to assist with the cost of higher education. Since 2004, more than $620,000 has been distributed through the FCS Financial Scholarship Program. The program is designed to encourage and support higher education for relatives of FCS Financial members. “As […]

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4-H members named as regional representatives

Several 4-H members from Northwest Missouri have been named as regional representatives and State 4-H Council executive members for 2018-2019. Regional representatives include Seth Hansen and Meredith Oesch of Livingston County, Katy Grant of Carroll County, and Hunter Todd of Lafayette County. State Council executive members include Kyle Hansen of Livingston County as treasurer, Hannah […]

American Legion Oratory Contest Winners

Livingston County and Carroll County students finish at the top in American Legion district competition

Madison Brown, a senior at Norborne High School in Carroll County was named district winner of the American Legion’s 84th annual High School Oratorical Scholarship Program Saturday at Brookfield. Brown, in winning the District Two contest, will now advance to Zone One Competition in Hannibal on January 21st and compete with winners from Districts 1, […]

Meredith Oesch

Two from Chillicothe FFA place 2nd in speaking competition

Two members of the Chillicothe FFA chapter, Meredith Oesch, and Kaylee Lewis, placed second in public speaking contests held last week. Meredith represented the Livingston County Farm Bureau at the Farm Bureau public speaking contest. As the winner of a district contest, she advanced to state. The contest consisted of students preparing a six to eight-minute speech […]

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Farmers’ Electric Coop announces essay contest winners

Farmers’ Electric Cooperative has announced essay contest winners. Two juniors won all-expense-paid trips to Washington, D.C., and three sophomores won trips to the Cooperative Youth Conference and Leadership Experience (CYCLE) program in Jefferson City. Harlie Jones of Chillicothe High School won the Annual Youth Tour Washington essay contest. Nicole Robinson of Pattonsburg High School placed […]