Local Briefs

Tennis courts at Huckleberry Park reopened

Posted: Jul. 1, 2019 1:20 pm

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The tennis courts at Huckleberry Park have been reopened.

The four courts have been resurfaced and lines painted with both tennis and pickleball lines.

Pickleball players use the courts starting at 6 p.m. every Tuesday and invite anyone interested in playing to attend.

Agriculture

Garlic workshop planned Sept. 20 in Kirksville

An overview of statewide production, cultivars, pests and diseases will be discussed at a University of Missouri Extension garlic workshop on Friday, Sept. 20, in Kirksville.

Local Briefs

Historical Brown County buildings open in September

The Whistle Stop Depot Museum and Ferguson Valley School are open from noon to 4 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 29, and from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, after the uptown activities at the Fall Festival.

Local Briefs

Augusta Lions Club to sponsor Rampage Championship Wrestling

The Augusta Lions Club is sponsoring a wrestling event on Saturday, Sept. 14, during Augusta Days, to honor veterans and military personnel and raise money to build a Veterans Memorial Park in Augusta.

Local Briefs

'Cops and Nachos' set for Friday

Quincy Police officers will be raising money Friday to benefit Special Olympics.

Education

QND Foundation golf tournament set for Sept. 23

Quincy Notre Dame Foundation's 34th annual Scholarship Golf Tournament will be held Monday, Sept. 23 at Westview Golf Course.

Local Briefs

Homebank to offer free shred day

Homebank is offering a free shred day from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 7, in the bank's parking lot at 305 N. 48th.