Local Briefs

'Cops and Nachos' set for Friday

Posted: Sep. 12, 2019 12:01 am

QUINCY -- Quincy Police officers will be raising money Friday to benefit Special Olympics. Officers at "Cops and Nachos" from 5 to 8 p.m. at Maya Mexican Restaurant, 4420 Broadway.

Officers will work for "tips" by refilling drinks, bussing tables and visiting customers.

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.

Local Government

Quincy government offices closed Monday

The city of Quincy has announced numerous closings for Monday, Sept. 2, in observance of Labor Day. City Hall will be closed, as well as Central Services.