Adult all-online hunter education course available through MDC

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) now offers an all-online hunter-education course for Missouri residents 16 years or older to provide a more flexible and convenient option to become hunter-education certified. The all-online course includes videos and animation to teach hunter safety, firearm safety, ethics, regulations, and wildlife management. “The way adults are learning is

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Bartlett, Randall eligible for junior tour golf finale

Two golfers from Versailles played in the last regular season tournament of the Missouri Junior Tour Thursday, July 13 at Lake Valley Golf & Country Club in Camdenton. Lucas Randall came in eighth place in his division while Ori Bartlett finished 16th in his division. Randall posted a seven over par 43 in the 12-

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Edgar, Randall chosen Tiger Nation Athletes of the Year

Tessa Edgar and Shane Randall, recent graduates from Versailles High School, were selected to receive the Tiger Nation Athletes of the Year award during a program Thursday, June 29 at Bee’s Knees in Versailles. “Qualities such as character, leadership and academic performance were considered, combined with success and achievement,” said Veronica Dobbins, president of the

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Sunrise fire election Aug. 8

A small number of voters in Morgan County will have the opportunity to vote in a special election Tuesday, Aug. 8 regarding the Sunrise Beach Fire Protection District. The only item on the ballot is the following ballot question: “Shall the Sunrise Beach Fire Protection District be authorized to levy an additional tax of not

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Endangered person advisory leads to safe return of runaway

An endangered person advisory issued Wednesday, July 19 by the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) led to the safe return of a runaway girl from the Smithton area. According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP) press release early the morning of July 19 the MCSO had issued an endangered person advisory for Mersadiez Shiann

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